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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. For announced theme, deadline and how to enter continue reading.
1. Select photo that fits this theme. Upload image to your 500px profile or pick an existing photo.
2. Add a tag "earthlove".
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 April 28th 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 of Awesome membership. This week’s draw winner is Nicolas Avila.
Big thanks to everyone who participated!
Inspired by the Follow Friday hashtag movement on twitter we started a new feature on our blog. With Follow Friday posts you can discover new, popular and up-and-coming photographers from 500px to follow and add to friends. Today we are focusing on Roof Topper photographers.“i'll make ya famous”. Visit his profile to see gravity defying photos and fall in love with the heights.
We hope you enjoyed this roundup! This is the first Follow Friday post in this genre and we can’t wait to share more features with you. Come back next Friday for incredible photographers to follow and get inspired by. Visit last post Follow Friday: Family Photographers and discover great talents.
Who is your favourite Roof Topper photographer at 500px? Let us know in the comments below, feel free to nominate yourself.
Learn how to create classical chiaroscuro-inspired portraits in our second installment of photography tutorial series co-produced by 500px and BorrowLenses.com. We hope this series inspires you to try something new and enhance your own work, while saving you money on both rentals and your 500px portfolio.
BorrowLenses invites you to receive 10% off any BorrowLenses rental with coupon code: 500px. As an added bonus when you place an order using code "500px" you'll also get a gift redeemable towards 500px upgraded accounts. This discount is good for any rental duration and is not stackable. BorrowLenses.com rental orders ship to U.S. addresses only and accept U.S. credit cards.
Thanks to Alex Huff and to BorrowLenses for sharing this tutorial and thank you for reading! If you’re looking for more how-tos check out previously featured "Game of Thrones" article, revealing the secret behind creating your own show's character.
Have fun creating your own chiaroscuro portraits. Let us know if you already tried this technique, share links in the comments below or send in your results to email@example.com. We are excited to see your photos :)
Today we would like to introduce you to Anne Geier, Austrian self-taught dog photographer who got into this field after getting her dog Cindy in 2007. Since then Anne combines two of her passions love for dogs and love for photography into one. This love shows through in her definitive photographic style, where her subjects are at ease and harmony with the natural surroundings. We hope that you’ll enjoy a small selection of photos that we picked from Anne’s portfolio.
For Anne’s full portfolio visit her 500px page, there you can add her to friends, follow her future work, and say hello.
Our blog is a place to promote 500px photographers and their brilliant photos. Every week we publish a brief photographer profile introducing you to a photographer from 500px community and his/her body of work. This could be you, email us firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know about yourself and your work.
Brighten up your Monday with inspiring photography! We’ve been watching closely photos uploaded to 500px.com last week and have chosen some of our favourite images to share with you today. Enjoy and remember to upload your photos this week, we love to see all the creativity and talent that you bring to our community :)