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A Photographer For Our Time

Sign-up for the Urban Milwaukee daily emailA grown man reads at an indeterminate location with a pacifier in his mouth. The book is entitled “Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes For Kids.” No kids are in sight. The man appears unamused. Daniel Arnold, Untitled, photographs, 2017.At first glance, Daniel Arnold’s photographs look like our own. They have all the rough-hewn verity of everyday iPhone snapshots captured at the unflagging speed of life. But each of Arnold’s photographs harbors a little something...

10 Tips How to Take Better Photos of People

NYC x HanoiThe most interesting photos to take are photos of people.1. LaughterLaughing lady. NYC, 2016People look better when laughing. Why? Laughter, happiness, joy, and positivity are infectious.My grandma laughing; I want to forever remember her like this.How to get people to laugh?Tell them a bad joke. Ask them to laugh, start by laughing yourself. Say “HAHAHAHA!”Tell them “Think of how silly you were when you were a kid.”Tickle themParis, 2016. I loved his teeth and asked him to laugh...

Tips for taking photos of Monday's solar eclipse

SALT LAKE CITY — Solar eclipse mania is here and one thing is for sure: when the moon crosses the path of the sun creating the eclipse Monday morning, social media feeds will be flooded with all sorts of photos from anyone trying to capture the moment. For those looking for the best shots to share with their friends or just for their own memory of the rare moment, here are some helpful tips for getting the right shot. You don’t need a fancy DSLR camera to photograph the eclipse. However,...