Posts by Author: Peter Bower

Peter Bower
Peter Bower is a professional photographer and writer based in Newcastle, Australia. He is the founder of VoTogs.com. His work, both photographic and written, has been published in many formats and he is responsible for many projects. More can be found at his website. Reach out to him via Facebook or Twitter.

Useful Tips For Shooting Time-Lapse At Night

Aug 25, 2014
Peter Bower

Time-lapse photography can be used to stunning effect. The often-dreamy vistas passing by the camera allow the viewer an amazing insight to a location beyond…

7 DIY Photography Tips Using Household Objects

Jul 7, 2014
Peter Bower

Photography can be expensive! So, it’s lovely to come across cool tips for using every day, household objects in your photography which can both help…

DIYP Interviews Robert Cianflone, World Cup Soccer Photographer

Jul 7, 2014
Peter Bower

The World Cup has been thrilling so far. Despite the Australians bowing out early with three straight losses, I have loved every minute I have…

Adobe Is Taking A Big Bite Into The Hardware Market, Competes With Wacom

Jun 18, 2014
Peter Bower

If you think Adobe, you think software. With the release of new iOS applications for iPad, Adobe today also announces new hardware to break into the…

Adobe’s Major CC Update Puts The Photography Mobile Workflow Front And Center

Jun 18, 2014
Peter Bower

As part of Adobe’s 2014 Update Bonanza! taking place today, there are a number of changes that are tailored purely for photographers. Adobe has long…

Adobe Previews New Photoshop Tools Coming To Creative Cloud – Look For Focus Masks

Jun 12, 2014
Peter Bower

  Adobe just started hinting on their next batch of releases for CC cloud coming up on the 18th, and a quick poke around youtube…

How Six Of The World’s Most Difficult Ballet Moves Were Captured In Slow Motion

Jun 5, 2014
Peter Bower

When we came across this video, we were captivated. I’ve always been in awe of ballet dancers. They possess the most amazing hidden strength, machine-like…

The Amusing/Horrifying Texts Between Photojournalists And Their Editors

May 27, 2014
Peter Bower

A brand new Tumblr account has emerged in the last two weeks. Simply named “Photo Editor Texts” the Tumblr shares the amusing texts between photojournalists…

Protect Your Photos From Rights Grabbing

May 27, 2014
Peter Bower

Over the weekend, the team at VOTogs posted an article revealing a government organization potentially taking advantage of photographers via rather sneaky means. The Vivid…

Kyoto Moves To Make Upskirting a Painful Offence

May 26, 2014
Peter Bower

Earlier today, The Japan Times released that officials in Kyoto, Japan, had revised ordinance in order to crack down on the practice of upskirt photography…