A photography book for March: “Humans of New York”

If you are online at any time during your day chances are you've already heard about Brandon Stanton's photo project "Humans of New York" . This photo blog became viral and has thousands of followers on Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram... you name it. In the beginning of 2014 this project got published in book that quickly … Continue reading A photography book for March: “Humans of New York”

Free photography ebook: “Guide to creative black and white photography”

Considering my current interest in black & white photography, I've been looking around for information on how to take better black & white photos, how to think in black & white and how to process in black & white. I found this ebook: In the words of the author: "This is not a photography book, … Continue reading Free photography ebook: “Guide to creative black and white photography”

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A photography book for February: “The photographer’s eye”

When I first picked up "The photographer's eye" I was super excited. I always consider I didn't have an eye for composition so this was the perfect tool to learn and improve. After reading a couple of chapters I can't really say it fullfilled my expectations, I find it a quite boring theoretical book in … Continue reading A photography book for February: “The photographer’s eye”

A photography book for January

Some experts say that if you want to learn photography you should start with a good photography book (and also go out and take pictures!). I don't know if my friends also know this but the truth is Christmas gifts were quite generous on photography books -  I went from owning none to owning four … Continue reading A photography book for January

Free photography ebooks by Varina and Jay Patel

You certainly know Varina and Jay Patel, they produce some of the most breathtaking landscape photographs. Their websites are both a source of inspiration and a learning centre. Besides their great free tips, they have some free ebooks to share with the community. I just discovered "Following the light", "Hiking Havasu" and "Photographing France". If you'd like … Continue reading Free photography ebooks by Varina and Jay Patel