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The Benefits of Working as an Assistant to a Professional Photographer

If you ask me if you should work as an assistant to a photographer, I'll say yes. Working as an assistant to a photographer who is successful might …

8 Tips You Need to Know to Shoot Better Bridal Portraits

Are you capturing your brides in the best light? Get eight pro tips for taking your bridal photography from standard to stunning. Plus, gain the …

Law School 101 - Demystifying Copyright & Social Media Terms of Service

Last week we spoke with Bill Cramer, founder and CEO of Wonderful Machine, and Kristine Hsu of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, about the key facts …

Sony 50MP Full Frame Sensors Coming in 2015…

New rumors suggest that Sony is primed to launch a 50MP-ish (some sources say 46MP) full frame camera in early 2015. Sony’s 36MP full frame A7R has …

Going Mirrorless: 10 Reasons To Ditch The DSLR With Pro Photographer Jason Lanier

Photographers are becoming more and more curious about the advantages mirrorless cameras have over DSLRs. In fact, judging by some of the comments on …

Cameras

Fungi and Mushroom Photography Tips

Most photographers shy away from shooting fungi, mostly because it is not seen as a glamorous thing to do. Yet these life forms are just begging to …

Landscape Photography

What is Color Theory and Why Do I Need to Know It?

Our industries rely heavily on color, which most of us know as a wavelength of light that our eyes and brains perceive as ..well color. But we don’t …

Color Theory

Tips From A Model To A Bride To Be

Jen Brook, a model, recently wrote an article to future brides to be about what to expect and how to prepare for being photographed on their wedding …

Essential Makeup Tips for Every Portrait Photographer

Four ingredients are necessary to achieve beautiful looking skin in portrait photography: a healthy and rested subject, makeup, good lighting, and …

Creating A Wedding Day Shot List | Jasmine Star

Wedding days can seem hectic, especially if you’re just starting out. When I was shooting my first weddings, I always had a shot list with me just as …

Weddings

Sony A7 II and Sony A7R II Coming Soon « NEW CAMERA

In a recent interview published at DPreview Mr. Kenta from Sony confirmed that next generation new generation of Full frame E-mount camera coming …

Cameras

How To Mix Natural And Flash Lighting Using Shutter Speeds

Need a new idea for your next photo shoot this Halloween season? Get inspired with this exclusive tutorial by Alexandria Huff of BorrowLenses.com! …

Super Stable, Super Fly-X3

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Your methods for recording videos are impressive, but also complicated and terrifying. Using a skateboard and moon …

8 Legal Cases Every Photographer Should Know

Understanding your legal rights as a photographer can often be confusing and overwhelming. From copyright infringement to fair use to DMCA, there are …

Food Photography Tip: Don’t Ignore the Background

When I photograph food, I’m very particular about everything in the frame. The tabletop, textiles, colors, and dishes all play a role to bring a the …

Using Foreground Elements to Create Added Depth

Often when we are creating images, especially landscapes, we can get so focused on the main subject that we forget to think about incorporating a …

Quick Folder Organizing Hacks in Adobe Lightroom

Sometimes our hard drives become a mess of misnamed folders and misplaced images. We don’t know how it happens, but it does. Luckily, Lightroom gives …

Canon C500 4K Workflow with SNL DP Alex Buono

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxvOx_tarJ4&2=700]<p>This is a great video from Canon and Alex Buono, who is the DP for SNL, covering the 4K …

Paris Photo 2014

Microsoft Now Offering Unlimited OneDrive Cloud Storage to Office 365 Customers

Microsoft has an announcement that will undoubtedly shake up the file storage industry: the company is offering <i>unlimited cloud storage</i> on OneDrive to …

This is What Little Puppies Look Like When They’re Shaking Off Water

There’s a rule of thumb when it comes to viral dog photography: what’s cute with dogs is going to be twice as cute when you shrink your subjects down …

How I Built a Huge Gigapixel Panoramic Robot

Today I want to share how I created a few huge, Gigapixel photos, using a DIY panoramic head. Actually, it is not a panoramic head, because it not …

Filmmaker Takes $235K in Phantom Cameras for a Swim to Capture Gorgeous Slow Mo Surfing Footage

If you’ve ever used an underwater housing, you know what it feels like to dunk your several thousand dollar DSLR underwater for the very first time. …

1,000+ Crowdsourced Instagram Photos Turned Into Timelapse Showing One Day in London

Here’s a neat video that combines the concept of the hyperlapse tour of a city with crowdsourced photography. Put together by filmmaker Lorenzo …

Fuji X20 Survives 3 Months of Rain, Snow, and Bears in the Wild… Still Works

This poor camera has seen some things. For three months, photographer KB‘s Fuji X20 languished in the Colorado wilderness while rain, hail, snow, and …

Paris Views: Voyeuristic Portraits of Parisians Captured Through Apartment Windows

Photographer Gail Albert Halaban calls herself a ‘friendly window watcher.’ In 2009, this manifested itself in the much-lauded photographs of her New …

Video: Four Steps That Will Help You Approach and Take Portraits of Complete Strangers

Taking photographs of strangers can be a daunting task, especially for us more reserved photographers; however, it can also produce some of the most …

Sony Announces Pro Support Service: Quick Repairs, Loaners and More for Pro Photographers

As more and more professional photographers make the jump to Sony (for one reason or another), it only makes sense that the electronics giant start …