Posts Tagged ‘Aperture’

The Non-Conformists By Martin Parr

The Non-Conformists By Martin Parr

1952 born Martin Parr is a key figure in the world of photography. Throughout he's recognized as a brilliant satirist of contemporary life. Beeing the author of more than 30 photography books, including The Last Resort, Think of England and Life's a Beach, his book The Non-Conformists (Aperture, ISBN 978-1597112451, $45) documents the picturesque Yorkshire …

Portrait Professional Retouching Software

Portrait Professional Retouching Software

Portrait Professional is a fast and powerful easy-to-use retouching software. Recently it has won the prestigious 2013 Hot One Award in the Image Editing category from Professional Photographer. Portrait Professional 11 (Portrait Professional $62.95, Portrait Professional Studio $95.95, Portrait Professional Studio 64 $183.95) has over 70 facial mapping dots, the control you have over a …


20 Fashion Presets For Apple Aperture

20 Fashion Presets For Apple Aperture

Lets admit it. There is a fashion photographer hidden in all of us. Portraying beauty in all its mysterious ways has always captivated photographers. From handheld BW to faded vintage looks these Fashion Presets For Aperture ($14.50) cover a broad range of the contemporary looks that are all the rage these days. The presets will give …

Paul Strand – The Garden At Orgeval

Paul Strand – The Garden At Orgeval

After a lifetime of working on a series of “collective portraits” in far-flung places such as Mexico; Ghana; Italy; Tir a’Mhurain, Scotland; and his adoptive country, France, an aging Paul Strand decided to concentrate on still lifes and the stony beauty of his own garden at Orgeval, France, as a site in which to distill …

Instagramify Your Photoshop, Aperture And Lightroom With These Presets

Instagramify Your Photoshop, Aperture And Lightroom With These Presets

It seems like everyone is using the popular social photo sharing app, Instagram, to edit and share their photos. Instagram’s recent move of going from an iPhone-only based app to now being available for Android has nearly doubled the user-base, and now Facebook has just purchased the app, guaranteeing even more popularity. If you've ever …


Video Interview: Patrick Hoelck - Candid, Gritty and Simply Real

Video Interview: Patrick Hoelck – Candid, Gritty and Simply Real

“Hoelck’s images seem at first to be random, thrown together, an accidental assemblage, but they provide a narrative of our cultural landscape, a series on contemporary urban life.” – Gisela Getty Patrick Hoelck is an American filmmaker and photographer based in Los Angeles and New York City. He is popularly known for his unique artistic …