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Six tips for creating unforgettable wildlife photos in your own backyard

For years, Tara Tanaka has photographed the extraordinary biodiversity of the Florida panhandle—all from her backyard. She lives on a cypress swamp and wildlife refuge, home to Great Blue Heron, Anhingas, Great Egrets, Red-bellied Woodpeckers, Roseate Spoonbills, Black-bellied Whistling-Ducks, and more. A few years ago, she and her husband, a retired state park naturalist, were […]

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How similar is too similar? Creating a diverse Licensing portfolio

In recent years, the world of commercial photography has undergone significant changes. For starters, photographers are veering away from overly staged images and towards authentic, candid moments. They’re drawing on trends we see on social media and pushing the boundaries of marketing and advertising. They’re rejecting tired stereotypes and reshaping visual culture in the process. […]

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What’s trending in Licensing: Citrus colors and artfully-styled vegan food

Keep up with key trends in Licensing as 500px’s Art Director & Creative Research Lead, Karen Biilmann, analyzes common threads and current themes throughout our Contributors’ photography submissions. From standout pops of citrus colors to artfully-styled vegan plates, here’s what’s trending in this sample of some of the most popular genres in the 500px collection. […]

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Contributor Malthe Zimakoff on sourcing and shooting breathtaking landscapes

Licensing Contributor Malthe Rendtorff is a Danish landscape photographer who captures vast terrains from around the world. Using various viewpoints in his photography, he transports us to these destinations—paying close attention to composition and detail, and finding balance in simple colors and space at the same time. Browse his Licensing collection here. My name is […]

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Trending: Warm landscapes, soft blacks and more key themes in Licensing

Maintain key trends in Licensing as 500px&rsquos Art Director &#038 Creative Research Lead, Karen Biilmann, analyzes common threads and current styles throughout our contributors&rsquo photography submissions. From warm landscapes to soft black tones and domestic creatures, here&rsquos what&rsquos trending within the 500px Licensing collection. When searching in a sample size images posted to Licensing, we […]