Color is part of humanity's language, a way to understand visually. It's been important to culture, and has been integrated many times in art, design, and even photography.
Color harmony plays a huge role in delivering messages -- and it's important that the artist is careful enough to use them. It's not the first thing we would pay attention to when composing images, but from the audience's point of view, it's the loudest cry. Moods are created, aesthetics are defined, the psychological impact is being delivered.
In this video by Mango Street, they define the importance of picking your palette, whether you're a designer, painter, or photographer, and the breaking down of several techniques to improve your chromatic language.
The human face has been a never-ending study since the beginning of art history. Recognition has been part of the study, and mostly, it's the most defining, prominent figures of public life that are under artistic examinations. Photography does it as well.
Alberto Ros is a Spanish photographer who grew up surrounded by photography. He became a part of the photography world early on, and he has been fascinated with it ever since. His project Hidden Humanity will take your breath away and raise many questions regarding the society we live in.
A new year entails a new set of visual fads and aesthetics to dominate the year. Earlier this January, many visual trendsetters reported their predictions in various aspects of contemporary art. It's Lomography's time to forecast for future of analogue photography.
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Hakan has been working on analogue photography for some time. Nowadays he is part of an important project about female harassment, aiming to raise awareness. Let's get to know more about him in this interview.
Since the dawn of time, we humans have been referring to the sky and the celestial bodies for guidance. The stars have been with us all along, and some parts of the world are blessed with dancing lights. Photographer Mika Suutari has dedicated her art and passion to the night.
Australian fine art photographer Chris Round thinks that photography is a remarkable medium and "there are so many different ways in which it can be used." Read more into his insight and see his photos in this interview.
At a time, fashion magazine Sibylle was the most read print for art, culture, and fashion in East Germany. Published six times a year, it was often referred as the "Eastern Vogue" due to its inventiveness in fashion, styling, photography, and editing.
Szczecin-born photographer Slevin Aaron's visual poetry draws a metaphor between humans and flowers. Referring himself as an 'emotions' photographer, his semi-surrealistic art photography get in touch with realism. We talk to the photographer in this fascinating interview.
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Lomographer Reza Ahmadi has always been interested in documenting the world through visual arts. As an alternate to drawing and painting, he picked up photography as a hobby which gradually grew into a passion that follows him from one city to another. Get to know our featured Community newcomer from Indonesia.
While mobile phones continue now to overthrow even the DSLRs, film photography has its way of slowly crawling back up to the hearts of people, serving as a way to escape the easy-art, convenient-creation provided by technology. Meet photographer Aleks Dakovski, an analogue shooter.
The social landscape continues to change and complicate. Photography becomes more involved now than ever as it takes an active role in society. We study the role of photography and the photographer in being part of the human story.