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10 tactics to grow followers and engagement on Instagram

It’s an exciting time to get to know Instagram. The popular photo-sharing app is fun, simple and growing—Instagram has more than 300 million users and sky-high user engagement levels.<p>And for marketers, it’s an <i>especially</i> interesting time. The company just announced that it will open its feed to all …

Social Media

The OnePlus 2 will feature a fingerprint sensor for added security

The crew behind the OnePlus 2 are busy unveiling plenty of the smartphone’s features. For instance, they recently unveiling that the device will …

Mobile Technology

OnePlus 2 will feature a fingerprint scanner that’s “faster than Touch ID”

Continuing the extremely slow rollout of features that will be present on the OnePlus 2, the company behind the “no-compromise” smartphone has just announced the next notable feature. The OnePlus 2 will come with a touch-enabled fingerprint sensor that, in the company’s words, will be able to …

Simple Illustrations of Iconic Vintage Film Cameras

Photography enthusiast Jason Dorn of Calgary, Alberta, has been creating a series of illustrations of well-known vintage film cameras. The artworks …

Review: Canon 5DS and 5DS R — The Nifty Fifties?

It’d be easy to dismiss the new Canon 5DS and 5DS R as 5D Mark III DSLRs with 50 megapixel sensors, but that’s exactly what they are.<p>But there are …

Canon Patents an EF 10mm f/2.8 Lens, an Ultra-Ultra-Wide Prime

Canon may be planning to create one of the world’s widest non-fisheye prime lenses. A new patent shows the internal design of a 10mm f/2.8 lens for …

Cameras

9 Species of Photographer You Can Spot in the Wild

Our buddies over at DigitalRev TV made this humorous nature documentary parody about 9 species of amateur photographer you find out in the wild. From …

Essential Travel Photography Tips for Your Next Trip

COOPH just released this short 3-minute video in which adventure photographer Ray Demski shares a number of helpful tips for travel photography. It …

Photography Tips

These Animal Portraits Were All Shot During Visits to a Local Zoo

“Out of the Wild: Zoo Portraits” is a project by photographer Boza Ivanovic, who created artistic low-key portraits of animals during visits to a …

Photography

Vietnamese Photojournalist Apologizes for ‘Shopped War Photo

Vietnamese photojournalist Doan Cong Tinh is apologizing for a Photoshopped Vietnam War photo that he “mistakenly” sent out and had published in an …

10 Helpful Websites for Protecting Your Photography Copyrights

Being a photographer in the digital age presents a number of excellent advantages along with a collection of new concerns. Sharing your images with …

Canon G3 X: A Premium Compact with a 20MP 1-inch Sensor and a DSLR-style UI

Canon has just announced its new PowerShot G3 X premium compact camera, which packs DSLR-style features into a smaller, fixed-lens package. This is …

The Ricoh GR II is Basically a GR with Wi-Fi and NFC

Ricoh today announced the GR II, a followup to the GR that doesn’t add much in the way of improvements besides wireless connectivity.<p>If you’re …

How’s Your Color Vision? This Simple Game Will Tell You

Most of you have probably spent a considerable amount of time staring at the colors of photos in programs like Photoshop, but how good are your eyes …

The New Sigma 24-35mm f/2 Art Lens is Like 3 Prime Lenses in 1 Zoom

Sigma today announced a new lens to its highly-acclaimed Art lineup: the 24-35mm f/2. According to the company, this is the “world’s first …

Teardown: A Look at the Guts of the Canon 5DS

When my company LensRentals first got the first Canon 5Ds and 5DSR cameras in stock, we immediately started screaming that we wanted to take one …

Photographer Captures Tiny Lightning Storms with a Mini Tesla Coil

A violet ray is an antique electrotherapy medical device invented by Nikola Tesla that’s essentially a portable tesla coil. Altdorf, Germany-based …

20 Inspiring Quotes About What Photography Is

Photography allows one to capture the world around them with the press of a shutter. From a scientific perspective, it is the act of recording light …

Street Photography

A Simple Visual Guide to Photographic Lens Filters

If you’re just getting started in photography, perhaps you’ve confused or overwhelmed by the different types of filters that are available for your …

Nikon D5 Rumored to Pack 4K and a Native Max ISO of 102,400

The Nikon D4s‘ first birthday was only a few months ago, but rumors are already emerging about an upcoming D5 DSLR that’ll succeed it. Some of the …

From the Cold War: The Evolution of the Modern Digital Camera

The history of the digital camera is much older than most would expect. With roots going way back into the dark days of the Cold War, a fascinating …

Review: The Pentax 645Z is a Wedding Photographer’s Medium Format Dream

I’m an experienced wedding photographer who has wanted digital medium format for a long time. I use a pair of 1D Xs with the typical lenses that you …

Cameras

How-To: Bring Out Freckles In a Portrait Photo Using Photoshop or Lightroom

I have been a relatively freckly person for my entire life. Now, I have passed that trait onto my daughter. I never liked my own freckles, but hers …

Tutorials

The Quest for Photography Inspiration

This thrilling video comes in anticipation of the upcoming documentary, “La Quête d’Inspiration” (“The Quest for Inspiration”), a film about …

Virtual Reality Stock Photos: Getty Images Launches 360° View App for Oculus

Getty Images has been known for its premium stock photography and video catalog. Now, with the birth of a major medium on the horizon, the company is …

Virtual Reality

Photographer Convinces Live Nation CEO to Change 'Work For Free' Photography Policy

Sometimes ranting about things works. On Friday, Jared Polin of FroKnowsPhoto posted a rant in which he expressed his frustration with Live Nation …

Photography

Danny Richardson: ‘I went from taking photos to making art’

A talented fine-art photographer does not capture reality as it is, they capture reality as it exists in the most extraordinary corners of their …

This Video of the Moon Taken With Nikon’s P900 Reminds Us How Insane 83x Optical Zoom Really Is

Taking a decent picture of the moon can actually be a pretty challenging thing. One Youtube user, however, took out his new Nikon Coolpix P900 and …

Cameras