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This Photographer Captures Berlin’s Club Crowd

This Instagram account has only been around for two months and already managed to become an insider amongst the techno crowd in Berlin – meet @nachtclubsberlin! This account is dedicated to showcasing spontaneous pictures of all kinds of party people before and after clubbing in the biggest techno clubs of Berlin. Behind the camera, we met photographer Sabrina Jeblaoui. The former Parisian fell in love with Berlin upon visiting the city several times in the past until she decided to move here on...
Tags: Photography, Fashion, Berlin, People, Paris, Party, Portraits, Techno, Berghain, Sabrina, Sabrina Jeblaoui


Forget painting-style transfers, this A.I. creates realistic portraits of fake people

Do these images look computer-generated? Nvidia researchers recently published a paper on a new variation on style transfer artificial intelligence that's able to generate entirely new portraits. The post Forget painting-style transfers, this A.I. creates realistic portraits of fake people appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Portraits, Emerging Tech, Nivida, Generative Adversarial Network


Forget painterly style transfers, this A.I. creates realistic portraits of fake people

Do these images look computer-generated? Nvidia researchers recently published a paper on a new variation on style transfer artificial intelligence that's able to generate entirely new portraits. The post Forget painterly style transfers, this A.I. creates realistic portraits of fake people appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Portraits, Emerging Tech, Nivida, Generative Adversarial Network


Photographer captures abstract portraits of bodysurfers as they hit the ocean waves

Do you like unusual, abstract portraits? Underwater photography? Or black and white images? Australian photographer Trent Mitchell brings these genres together in a magnificent series titled Inner Atlas. They show bodysurfers beneath the ocean waves, and they’ll take your breath away. DIYP chatted with Trent a bit about the project and all the challenges he […] The post Photographer captures abstract portraits of bodysurfers as they hit the ocean waves appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Australia, Inspiration, Black And White, Surf, Surfing, Underwater, Portraits, Underwater Photography, Abstract, Trent, Surf Photography, DIYP, Underwater Photographer, Trent Mitchell


These portraits are entirely AI-generated, these people are not real

We’ve seen NVIDIA’s impressive content aware tool and noise removing tool. They have recently developed a generative adversarial network (GAN) which easily customizes styles of realistic faces and creates new faces. That’s right, these super-realistic faces you can see in the lead image are not real at all! The Verge writes that GAN has only […] The post These portraits are entirely AI-generated, these people are not real appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Artificial Intelligence, Nvidia, Ai, Deep Learning, Portraits, Gan, Neural Network


Moment is offering a new telephoto smartphone lens and I'm so there for it

I'm a big fan of Moment's lens system for Android and iOS smartphones. The company is staffed by folks who are just as passionate about mobile photography as I am. More importantly, they seem to understand that having to buy entirely new lenses every time you land a new handset is twelve different kinds of Bullshit. With Moment's second generation lens system, all you need to do when you invest in a new smartphone is plunk down some new cash for a new photo case and you're in business. Their bus...
Tags: Ios, Android, Post, News, Landscapes, Portraits, Moment, Smartphone Photography, Google Pixel, Photograpgy, Street Photgraphy


Mickalene Thomas: I Can’t See You Without Me

Focused on some of her most significant muses, Mickalene Thomas: I Can’t See You Without Me is a gorgeous collection of the Brooklyn-based multi-disciplinary artist’s portraits. With plenty of her signature rhinestone-adorned pieces, the selection of work draws inspiration from classic portraiture, popular culture, blaxploitation and beyond. Exploring identity, sexuality, race and agency, Thomas depicts her subjects in a manner that is somehow grounded and tender, but other-worldly …
Tags: Books, Design, Brooklyn, Artists, Paintings, Portraits, Art Books, Thomas, Mickalene Thomas, Wexner Center for the Arts


Google’s Pixel 3 Offers Photographic Breakthrough for Less

The new device takes camera phones to a new, mind-blowing level For the first time in human history, an entire generation does not remember life before photographs could be taken at an exceptional level. We are now more attuned to the quality of photography, and more literate in what that means (and skilled in retouching) than ever before. Photographic literacy is a form of communication, …
Tags: Google, Photography, Design, Tech, Smartphones, Cameras, Portraits, Pixel, Google Pixel, Google Pixel 3


Let Love Reign: Photography Celebrating LGBTQ+ Couples

Tender portraits from before and after same-sex marriage was legal Nine years in the making, Let Love Reign (currently funding on Kickstarter) is a photography book by Catalina Kulczar-Marin with accompanying essays by Megan Shepherd. The 208-page, Bone NYC-designed hardcover features black and white portraits of 50 LGBTQ+ couples from across the United States. Accompanying each is the story of those photographed—from coming out to falling in …
Tags: Books, Photography, Design, Culture, United States, Kickstarter, Lgbtq, Marriage Equality, Portraits, Photography Books, LGBTQ Community, Megan Shepherd, Catalina Kulczar Marin


Faces of Cancer documents emotions of cancer patients

Imelda Bell is a multi award-winning photographer. She is also a rather remarkable woman. The first claim is factual; that she is remarkable is something this lady would certainly dispute. So here’s an idea. I will tell you some of what I know about her and leave you to decide. The journey begins Like most […] The post Faces of Cancer documents emotions of cancer patients appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Cancer, Inspiration, Emotions, Portraits, Faces Of Cancer, Imelda Bell


Rahim Mustafa brings movie worlds into life

Rahim Mustafa in his own words is a fun loving, go-giving British photographer, digital artist and youtuber. DIYP: Tell us a little of how you got into photography, and who your influences are? RM: I got into photography at the tender age of about 36! As a day job, I am a freelance TV editor […] The post Rahim Mustafa brings movie worlds into life appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Flash, Portraits, Adobe Photoshop, Digital Art, Rahim Mustafa


The Art of Being Bill: Bill Murray and the Many Faces of Awesome

Stoked to share — my painting of Bill Murray as Dr. Venkman will be featured in a new book: The Art of Being Bill: Bill Murray and the Many Faces of Awesome by Ezra Croft and Jennifer Raiser! This bad boy hits the shelves on August 28th — order your copy on Amazon. My painting …
Tags: Art, Collaboration, Pop Culture, Bill Murray, Ghostbusters, Portraits, MAZON, Collage Painting, General Action, Borbay, Art Books, Pop Art, Coffee Table Books, Venkman, Commission a Portrait, Featured Artist


Photographer specializes in underwater couples portraits

In certain circles, it's become popular for brides to ruin their wedding dress after the wedding, leading to more and more elaborate and risky photos. Pierre Violle specializes in the genre, and he's captures some amazing underwater couples over the years: (more…)
Tags: Photos, Post, Family, Photography, Kids, Couples, News, Underwater, Portraits, Pierre Violle


Five reasons why the 35mm lens can be perfect for travel photography

When you’re taking travel photos, you might want to carry as little gear as possible. It’s great to grab just your camera and one lens so you can walk around the destination without too much baggage. But when limiting yourself to a single lens, which lens should it be? For Julia Trotti, it’s a 35mm […] The post Five reasons why the 35mm lens can be perfect for travel photography appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Gear, Travel Photography, Landscapes, Portraits, Landscape Photography, 35mm, 35mm F/1.4, canon 35mm f1.4 mkII, Julia Trotti


Mynxii White's "Revolt" at Leica Gallery, LA: Paying homage to women resisters and the importance of defiance

by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick It is an impossible feat to document—or to know, name or even catalog—all of the resisters whose actions led to revolutions, both big and small. And yet some of these women have left a personal impact on photographer...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Art, Photography, Politics, Design, La, Culture, Protests, Galleries, Portraits, Losangeles, Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick, Leicagallery, Mynxiiwhite, Mynxii White, Leica Gallery LA


Rural China is incredibly beautiful

China has some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes in the world, but it is the people that really draw me to the country. One of my favorite things to do is sit, watch, and photograph people in rural China going about their daily activities. It’s also a great way to make some friends along the way. 1 The small village of Xingping lies a few hours outside of Guilin and is home to many of the traditional cormorant fishermen of China - cormorant fish...
Tags: Travel, China, Earth, Chinese Culture, Chile, Portraits, All, Guilin, Chongqing, Huang, Katie Scott Aiton, Central China, Hunan, Yunnan, Rural China, Fenghuang


Expressive Digital Art Portraits by Bulgarian Artist Darina Georgieva

Expressive artist and painter Darina Georgieva’s lovely digital art portraits of some famous faces are characterized by the artist’s broad brushstrokes and neon-ish colors. A trained artist, Darina, after graduating from the school of Applied Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria, moved to France and then to Belgium to study Fine Arts. She ended up doing her Master’s degree in Spain, where she currently lives and creates her works. She states, Gathering diverse impressions and gaining experience from ...
Tags: Art, Europe, France, Spain, Belgium, Portraits, Faces, Sofia, Sofia Bulgaria, Brussels Belgium, Digital Art, Darina, Darina Georgieva, Digital Illustrations, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts


Link About It: Customizable 3D Lighting for Portrait Mode Pics

Thanks to some very clever tech, the team at Apollo have created a 3D lighting app logically named Portrait Lighting that will unlock the potential of your Portrait mode photos. Only available for iPhone X, 8 Plus and 7 Plus (as earlier versions don...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Apps, Photography, Design, Tech, Smartphones, Phones, Portraits, Linkaboutit


Link About It: Photographer Tim Walker's Gully Queens Series for LGBTQ Charity

Since finding out about the prejudice against gay people in Jamaica, Tim Walker decided to photograph the country's Gully Queens for a good cause. In a 2015 survey, Jamaica's J-FLAG found that 93% of the population believed the statement "homosexuality...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Design, Culture, Charities, Jamaica, Lgbtq, Portraits, Photographer, Linkaboutit, Photoseries, Tim Walker, Gullyqueens, Gully Queens


You’re beautiful! And 4 other things to never say to a portrait subject

Do you want to create effective portraits? Then you’ve got to learn what to say to your subjects… and more importantly, what not to say. Remember the 10th Commandment of Portrait Photography: Do no harm. It’s the photographer’s job to make the subject comfortable. If your subject is comfortable, you’ll get better expressions. Better expressions mean […] The post You’re beautiful! And 4 other things to never say to a portrait subject appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Tutorials, Portraits, Portrait Photography, Portrait Tips, Michael Comeau


Zach Alan – a Master of Light who does it all in-camera

The work of Zach Alan has caught my eye for a long time on Facebook. After trawling through selfies, pictures of peoples dinner and photos of cats, it’s always nice to see one of Zach’s eye catching images to pop up. DIYP: Tell us a little of how you got into photography, and who your […] The post Zach Alan – a Master of Light who does it all in-camera appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Facebook, Photography, Photoshop, Inspiration, Portraits, Zach, Light Painting, Zach Smidt, Zach Alan


Here are some posing tips to help you shoot stunning (self)portraits

If you photograph professional models, they know their tricks. But photographing yourself or non-model friends can be quite a challenge because not all of us know how to pose. Sorelle Amore has created a fantastic video to help you get through this. She shares a bunch of useful posing tips and tricks to help you […] The post Here are some posing tips to help you shoot stunning (self)portraits appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Tutorials, Model, Portraits, Posing, Portrait Photography, Self Portraits, Sorelle Amore


Use a tilt-shift lens to be a little more creative with your portraits

Often relegated to the realms of architectural, product photography and the occasional bit of timelapse, tilt-shift lenses aren’t typically found in a portrait photographer’s bag. But if “portrait photographer” describes you, then should you consider getting one? Eric Floberg things so, and regularly uses his Canon TS-E 45mm f/2.8 to create more interesting and unusual […] The post Use a tilt-shift lens to be a little more creative with your portraits appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Canon, Portraits, Portrait Photography, Tilt-shift, Eric Floberg


Link About It: This Week's Picks: Computer-generated candy hearts, a dating site for gorillas, an LGBTQ+ plaid from Burberry and more

1. Official Barack and Michelle Obama Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery Today, at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC, artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald became the first black painters to unveil commissioned presidential...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Art, Design, Obama, NYC, Animals, Environment, Architecture, Washington Dc, Burberry, Michelle Obama, Lgbtq, Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, Barack, Link-about-it, Valentinesday


Link About It: Official Barack and Michelle Obama Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery

Today, at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC, artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald became the first black painters to unveil commissioned presidential portraits from and at the museum. Wiley's portrayal of a thoughtful, sitting President...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Art, Design, Culture, Washington Dc, Michelle Obama, Wiley, Paintings, Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, Barack, Linkaboutit, Kehinde Wiley, Amy Sherald, MichelleObama, Washingtondc, Presidentobama


Use lighting gels to get a pastel light wrap around your subject

Good news! This is actually a relatively easy JHP lighting setup to play with and it produces some pretty great looking results too. It’s easy to set up as you only need a couple of softboxes and this can be put together and shot in a very small space indeed; no studio required. Plus it […] The post Use lighting gels to get a pastel light wrap around your subject appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Tutorials, Lighting, Portraits, Studio Photography, Portrait Photography, Gels, Pastel, Jake Hicks, Flash Photography, Coloured Gels


Soul Searching in the Clubs: Berliners & their Relationship to Nightlife

photos: Ema Discordant & Michal Andrysiak for Buttons Berlin nightlife draws adventurous minds to our city like moths to the flame, craving to understand the myth of a Berlin night. Week after week, countless Berliners go down, down the rabbit hole to sweat, to move, to dance. Buttons at ://about blank is one of Berlin’s most infamous party nights. They have not only created a place where people of all sexualities and backgrounds can come together on the dance floor but established a diverse c...
Tags: Quotes, Fashion, Berlin, Buttons, People, Soul, Dance, Feelings, Emotions, Party, Taylor, Portraits, Nightlife, Thoughts, Ivan, Berghain


Programmer/artist creates algorithmic portraits composed of a single line

LinesLab is "an experimental design studio established by Sergej Stoppel that explores algorithmic art and robotics." Among his cool works are these single-line portraits. (more…)
Tags: Art, Post, Family, Kids, News, Etsy, Portraits, Algorithmic Art, Sergej Stoppel


I Make Short Video Portraits of Contemporary Artists

My name is Dogan Balamir Nazlica, and I am an audio-visual artist based in Istanbul, Turkey. I make short films for my film project called ‘Unconcealment’. ‘Unconcealment I / Francesco Albano’ is a short film about the calling of Francesco Albano filmed in his studio. The film is an attempt to see through the eyes of an artist and his mood in the moment of his artistic calling. I always found the journey, the making of art interesting, and I remember how Francesco had to endure painful thi...
Tags: Art, Cool, Istanbul, Portraits, Artist, Istanbul Turkey, Francesco, Short Films, Dogan Balamir Nazlica, Francescoalbano, Sculptor, Unconcealment, Francesco Albano


Political Fervor and the Art of John Singleton Copley

The history of painting is, of course, no stranger to politics. Some of the most celebrated works in art history have a political theme. Think of Picasso's Guernica , Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People , or David's various depictions of Napoleon. These paintings exude a political fervor that attempts to sweep the viewer up into a heady swirl of patriotism, political fervor, and urgency. David's Napoleon Crossing the Alps provides an ideal example. Clea...
Tags: Art, Europe, Music, England, London, Boston, Massachusetts, David, Atlantic, United States, Clarke, Alps, Philadelphia, Parliament, Paul Revere, Portraits