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Ikea KLIKK Camera App Only Lets You Take One Picture – Ever!

Ikea Klikk App Lets You Take Only One Picture

If you could only take one picture what would you shoot? The Ikea KLIKK camera app gives you one chance to take a good shot then submit it to Ikea’s 2016 Art Collection where one winning will be turned into a poster to be given away at Ikea stores in Belgium. Sounds interesting but why did they call it KLIKK? Hit the jump for all the details!

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StreetFoto Contest Deadline Extended To April 20, 2016

StreetFoto Street Photography Contest Deadline Extended

The first StreetFoto Street Photography Festival will bring street photographers from around the world to San Francisco for 4 days of workshops and lectures and exhibits in addition to their world class street photography competition. The festival’s organizers have exteneded the deadline for the StreetFoto contest to April 20, 2016 to give even more people a chance to submit their best images. Hit the jump for more details!

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Video: The History Of Photography In 5 Minutes (And 12 Seconds)

History Of Photography In 5 Minutes

It’s time to get your learnin’ on with The History Of Photography In 5 minutes (and 12 seconds). The upbeat video traces the development of photography from Daguerrotypes to the Leica I and all the way to modern smart phones that let people instantly share images of their delicious breakfasts with the whole wide world. Hit the jump to watch the video!

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StreetFoto Street Photography Festival Announced

StreetFoto Street Photography Festival

The very first StreetFoto Street Photography Festival will be held on June 8-12 in San Franciso, California. The international festival will feature 4 days of workshops, lectures, and exhibits plus a world class photography competition judged by some of the top names in street photography. Hit the jump for all the details!

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Tyler Simpson (A Common Thief) Joins Full Frontal (Flash) Collective

Tyler Simpson (A Common Thief) Joins Full Frontal (Flash) Collective

Photo © Tyler Simpson (A Common Thief)

The Full Frontal (Flash) Collective has a new website and a brand new member, Tyler Simpson (A Common Thief on Flickr). Full Frontal (Flash) includes some of the best flash street photographers on the planet and Tyler’s brooding, monumental style is a natural fit for the group. Hit the jump for more info!

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Eric Kim Wrist Strap Giveaway

Eric Kim Wrist Strap Giveaway

The first batch of “Henri” camera straps are pretty much sold out but we got our hands on an Eric Kim wrist strap and we’re giving it away to one lucky reader. This hand crafted leather strap will look great on your favorite shooter and it’s free to enter so what are you waiting for? Hit the jump for contest details!

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Henri By Eric Kim Camera Straps

Henri By Eric Kim - Leather Camera Strap

Eric Kim camera straps are hand-crafted from premium leather by Eric’s friend in Saigon then finished in Berkeley California. The neck and wrist straps are designed to meet the needs of street photographers looking for a high quality camera strap that looks great and is comfortable to wear. Hit the jump for more info!

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2015 Miami Street Photography Festival Winners Announced

2015 Miami Street Photography Festival Winners

The winners for the 2015 Miami Street Photography Festival have been announced and this year’s grand prize goes to Swapnil Jedhe for his masterfully layered shot of kids at play. Swapnil goes home with a brand new Leica Q and a bunch of other prizes in addition to the pride of winning the most respected street photography contest on the planet. Hit the jump for more info on all of this year’s winners!

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