Learning

Flickr Photography Groups
The Photography Groups of Flickr

One of the elements that used to make Flickr so great – the groups – is still one of the best bits of the site and we have the groups to prove it.

Aperture Importer
From Aperture to Lightroom with the Aperture Importer

Adobe recently released the Aperture Importer, a plugin for Lightroom that helps transfer photos from Aperture to Lightroom.

Carved Halloween Pumpkins
How to Photograph Carved Pumpkins

Take great photos of your carved and lit pumpkins this Halloween with these nine photography tips.

Doing

Photographing the Tulip Fields
Beginner’s Photography Course in The Hague

You can photograph the Netherlands and have complete control of your camera with help from our Beginner’s Photography Course in The Hague this October.

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ViewFinders Photography Walk – Rottemeren, Blieswijk

November’s ViewFinder’s Photography Walk is to capture the delights of Rottemeren Wandelpark, Blieswijk.

Digital Camera Display
Competition: The Fence 2013 Outdoor Photo Exhibition

Photographers of all levels are invited to submit their best image series that capture the essence of “community” and fit into one or more of the competition categories.

Digital Camera Display
Syngenta Photography Award: Rural-Urban

Would you like to be part of the discussion about how the planet is changing? Then why not participate in this photography competition being run by Syngenta. The theme for the competition is Rural-Urban and the video below gives a great explanation.
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Digital Camera Display
Take a Walk on the Wild Side with This Photography Competition

Burrard-Lucus have opened the doors on their third competition of 2012. The theme is “wildlife” and in their own words…

“We are looking for striking, original and beautiful wildlife photographs that reveal the character or behaviour of the subject. Photographs of animals in captivity are eligible for entry but the circumstances must be disclosed in the caption. Photos of pets and domesticated animals may not be entered.”

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Digital Camera Display
May 15th: A Day in the World Project

“Take this unique opportunity with me, and thousands of others around the world, to create a priceless collection of images, to boost understanding and enhance research and education.”

- Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate


On May 15th a photography project initiated by the Swedish non-profit foundation Expressions of Humankind and supported by a highly respected global advisory council and a special scientific council will spring into action and you can be part of it.

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Inspiration

Untitled, Chicago, IL, 1975 © Vivian Maier / Maloof Collection Courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
Vivian Maier – Street Photographer Exhibition in FOAM Photo Museum

Vivian Maier, Street Photographer is a retrospective exhibition featuring the work of a female street photographer whose impressive oeuvre was only discovered at the end of her life – and then immediately caused a worldwide sensation.

Woman with red lips smoking, 1975 © Mark Cohen / Courtesy ROSEGALLERY
Mark Cohen – Dark Knees Exhibition in Nederlands Fotomuseum

The in Philadelphia born, raised and working photographer Mark Cohen (1943) is not well known in Europe, which is strange for a photographer who had his first solo exhibition in the MoMA as long ago as 1973.

Picture courtesy of Tropenmuseum
Black & White Exhibition at Tropenmuseum

Who is black and who is white? Who actually determines this? And what does the Dutch slavery in the past have to do with this?

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Fotofestival Naarden

Situated in the very nice fortress town Naarden this festival looks at the current state of Dutch photography.