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50+ Photography Resources Worth Bookmarking

Photo Credit: Sergey Zolkin

We have created a comprehensive resource for photography. Whether you’re a noob or a regular Ansel Adams, we are positive you will find something useful.

The photography resources include but are not limited to the following; photo sharing services, photojournalism sites, photo galleries, and much more.

Despite all our research it’s possible that we missed something that deserves to be mentioned here on this list. Be sure to leave us a comment to let me know what else is out there!

Printing Resources

  1. Oubly Custom Canvas Prints – Print your photos on a gallery quality canvas.
  2. Sticky 9 – Sync up your Facebook or Instragram accounts and order customized photo gifts.
  3. Prints on Wood – Create your own wood prints. You can upload your photos and create a unique wood canvas.

Random and Cool Photo Services

  1. Depixit– Pixelate photos and tease your friends
  2. Expono – Photo backup, sharing, social features, GPS integration and more.
  3. Collages.net – Professional lab, albums, books, eCommerce.
  4. PurePhoto – Photo community for sharing and selling your work.
  5. Photic – Constructive criticism and feedback platform for photographers.
  6. Viewbug – A community which awards, promotes and shares photography.

Techniques and Tips

  1. Digital Photo Pro – Advanced digital photography techniques.
  2. Ultimate Guide to Photography Basics, Techniques, Purposes, Tips & How-To – See what are the basic concepts of photography in this simple online tutorial plus check out some amazing tips and tricks to perfect your skills.
  3. FotoTV – Learn photography online with over 400 films.
  4. Phototuts+ – Photography tutorials from beginner to advanced.
  5. PictureCorrect – Lots of great tips and techniques.
  6. PhotographyBLOG – Has an entire category dedicated to techniques.
  7. Photography Tips – Learn how to take better pictures.
  8. Nikon Learn & Explore – Learn photography basics from Nikon.
  9. Photo.net – A community with photography learning techniques.
  10. Outdoor Photographer How Tos – Expert advice on outdoor photography.
  11. Icon Photography School – Teaches new and seasoned photographers how to take better photographs. Offers one on one personalized attention.
  12. Strobist – Become a lighting master. Learn how to use off-camera flash and take your photos to the next level.
  13. Nate Photographic – In-depth guides to understanding film emulation & VSCO film
  14. It’s Just Light – A melting pot of photography inspiration, stories, and knowledge.
  15. Complete Guide to eCommerce Photography – This guide will show you how to do that by capturing breathtaking photos and setting up a highly visual online store.
  16. 60 Types of Photography: The Ultimate Guide – Different types of picture taking require different techniques and skills. Discover tips for a multitude of situations.
  17. Loaded Landscapes: Loaded Landscapes provides articles and resources focused on nature and landscape photography

Breathtaking Image Galleries

  1. Unsplash – Features a collection of stunning user submitted photos. Also the best source of stock images.
  2. Pixoto – Online community where photographers compete in categories.
  3. 500px – Share and discover awesome images.
  4. 1x.com – Hand-picked photo curation community.
  5. Shuttercrack – Inspiring photography from CFYE.
  6. Photography Served – Fresh works from leading creative professionals.
  7. National Geographic Photography – Photos of the day and more.
  8. World Press Photo – Excellent galleries.
  9. Stuck In Customs – Incredible photo of the day series.
  10. Snapwire Snaps – A collection of photos from 200,000 of the world’s most talented photographers.
  11. Pixdaus – Nature photography bookmarked.
  12. PDN Photo of the Day – A daily selection from the editors of Photo District News.

Photography Blogs

  1. Peta Pixel – Photography and camera new, reviews, and inspiration.
  2. Fstoppers – A community based photography news website featuring the latest industry news and original articles from photographers.
  3. Photoblographer – Get the latests news , gear, events, and reviews in the photography world.
  4. The Photo Argus – A photography resource blog.
  5. Photofocus – Writing about photography since 1998.
  6. Fuel Your Photography – For photographers by photographers.
  7. ProductionParadise – Online visual media showcase.
  8. Photography Life – Provides various digital photography reviews, articles, tips, tutorials and guides to photographers of all levels.
  9. The Photo Brigade – Content created by professionals for professionals including features, business podcasts, live events, and much more!

Photo Sharing & Social Photography

  1. Fotobabble – Tell your stories with talking photos and slideshows.
  2. Imgur – The most viral images on the internet, sorted by popularity.
  3. Zaplife – Photo blogging platform with a social twist.
  4. Gallerama – Photo archiving, showcasing and sharing.

Portfolio Sites

  1. 22Slides – Easy online portfolios with seamless Instagram integration.
  2. Zenfolio -Offers a free e-book that helps photographers design and optimize their website.
  3. PhotoShelter – Powerful websites for serious photographers.
  4. Lens.ph – Get a free portfolio within minutes.
  5. PhotoDeck – Photography websites with a brain.

iPhone Photography (iPhonography)

  1. iPhone Photography Awards – Annual iPhone photography awards.
  2. iPhoneography Central – For people who love to create with their mobile devices.
  3. Life in LoFi – iPhone photo news, showcases and app reviews.
  4. iPhone Photography Society – A place to share and enjoy iPhone photos.
  5. Art of Mob – Now a resource site. Features great editing tutorials.

Excellent Photojournalism Sites

  1. Pictory – Photojournalism and social documentary.
  2. FOTO8 – Photo gallery showcasing photojournalism projects.
  3. Once Magazine – An iPad app with incredible photojournalism.
  4. Burn Magazine – An evolving journal for emerging photographers.
  5. Great Photojournalism – Work from professional photojournalists.
  6. Noor – Human rights and social justice photojournalism.
  7. BBC News In Pictures – The name speaks for itself.
  8. The Big Picture – News stories in photographs from Boston.com.

Sell Your Photos

eCommerce Website Tools

  1. SmugMug – Share, protect and sell your photos.
  2. Fotomoto – Sell photos directly from your own website.
  3. Photoreflect – Over 20,000 photographers sell through Photoreflect.
  4. Photoshelter – An all-in-one platform to showcase and selling your photos.
  5. Fotolia – A widley used microstock site.

Other and Miscellaneous

  1. Camera Brands Buyers Guide – Find the best camera that fits your needs and budget.
  2. Essential Software for Photographers – From personal productivity, photo editing, to data security, the list covers over 50 tools in 8 different categories.
  3. Cambridge in Colour – A learning community for photographers.
  4. Digital Photography Review – Digital photography news and reviews since 1999.
  5. The Album Cafe – Photoshop templates for photographers.
  6. WPO – World Photography Organization.
  7. This Week In Photos – Home of the TWiP podcast.
  8. picWorkflow – Online stock photo workflow and analysis tools.
  9. Photography Talk – Photography forum and community.
  10. morgueFile – Free photos for creatives by creatives.
  11. TinEye – Reverse image search engine. See who is using your photos.
  12. 360Cities – World’s Largest 360° Panoramic Photography Community.
  13. File Magazine – A collection of unexpected photography.
  14. Blipfoto – Share your life through pictures one day at a time.
  15. PixyBlog – Photo sharing community.
  16. Top 10 Best rated Camera Brands – Looking to find the best camera that fits your needs and budget? Compare the top brands through consumer reviews.
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9 thoughts on “50+ Photography Resources Worth Bookmarking

    1. Thank you for your contribution. We will add this to the Random and Cool Photo Service links.

  1. Consider adding us, PhotoBrigade.com for content created by professionals for professionals including features, business podcasts, live events, and much more! 🙂

  2. Great list! Found some cool websites to add to my favourites, thanks!
    (link to unsplash misses the ” : “)

  3. This is a great list you have put together! I would like to suggest the inclusion of http://loadedlandscapes.com/ in the Photography Blogs section. Our site focuses on topics related to landscape and nature photography and we currently have 5 different authors that contribute.

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