Today, Thanksgiving is celebrated in the U.S. It is a wonderful holiday and an opportunity to reach out to friends & family and express our gratitude. Let’s say thanks and share kindness with those in our lives. You can start with something as simple as sharing a photograph...
1. Find a beautiful picture or have a look at the images below for inspiration.
2. Click on the photo & press the little envelope icon above the photograph.
3. Enter email address and a lovely message.
4. Press send and you’re done!
With love & gratitude,
Have you been eyeing those gorgeous portraits with long exposure effects and wondering “How?”. The magical and aerial blurs have been haunting me for years and I scoured the internet trying to find the answer without any luck. All changed when Alexey & Julia of the Ingredients photo duet stepped up to reveal the big secret behind this technique. Let's unravel this mystery together...
Thanks for reading! Hope you enjoyed this awesome tutorial, for more tutorials browse the blog and check out highly recommended How to paint a ball of light, Long exposure photography and Magic of Oil & Ink tutorials.
If you'd like to see more photographs by Alexey & Julia take a look at their 500px profile, where you can add them to friends, follow future uploads, and even buy one of their photos. To get in touch with Alexey & Julia just leave a comment below. Don't be shy and say hello :)
Want to get featured on our blog? Every Monday a theme is announced and you have until Sunday to submit your entry. You may already have a photo that suits or you can see it as a weekly photo challenge. Continue reading to discover new announced theme, deadline and how to enter.
1. Select photo that fits this theme. Upload image to your 500px profile or pick an existing photo.
2. Add a tag "table500px".
3. You are done. To track all entries click here.
Theme is open to your interpretation and creativity, so get snapping and tagging. Deadline is December 1st at 12PM (EST). To make your efforts worthwhile there’s a random draw giveaway for all who enter for a chance to win 2 months Awesome membership. Lucky draw winner is Lu Lu.
Good luck this week!
Every week we want to introduce you to the folks behind 500px. Sharing with you what it is that we actually do and who we are. So far you got to meet Evgeny (company’s co-founder), Alex (customer excellence), Diana (blogger), and Hugo (product manager). Today we’d like to introduce you to Alexandra aka Alex — 500px Public Relations & Marketing.
Thanks for reading :) If you'd like to find out more about Alexandra feel free to check our her 500px profile and follow Alex on Twitter.
If there is a question you'd like to ask our team or an idea for "Meet the Team" feature please leave a comment below. We'd love to hear your feedback and answer your questions.
To discover more about the living life behind a lens we started interview series featuring 500px photographers. Today we’d like to introduce you to Stefan Brenner, a self-taught Austrian liquid artist and travel photographer.
Thanks for the interview and thank you for reading! If you’d like to see more photos by Stefan Brenner visit his 500px page, there you can add him to friends, check camera settings and enjoy future uploads. Visit the same page to get in touch with Stefan.
Want to try water drop photography? Take a look at this Liquid Art Tutorial by Corrie White, it is a great place to start.