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Why Being a Photographer Is (Probably) the Best Job in the World

I'm a photographer because my life is filled with hot models all day, every day, right? No, but really, photography, as a career, should not be taken …

Photography Exposure 101: A Guide

So this means if you are using a 50mm lens your shutter speed should be at least 1/50s (or 1/60s if your camera doesn’t have a the 1/50s setting). I …

Shutter Speed

Why Photographers Shouldn’t Give RAW Files to Clients

When a client starts asking a professional photographer for RAW, unedited photos from their portrait session or wedding day, things can get a little …

The 50% Rule of Being a Professional Photographer

Professional Photographers have one really big goal: to make money. It’s the goal of every commercial business and it’s become more of an issue over …

25 Freshmen to Watch in 2016 Spring Football

Spring football is a time for development, and no one needs that more than freshmen.<p>That's why they're so compelling to follow.<p>Early-enrolling high schoolers are the pinnacle, since to this point they are mostly unknowns. Even if they arrive with high expectations, there are no "sure things" in …

13 Lies Photographers Tell Themselves

<b>1. Getting Enough Affluent Clients Would Solve My Money Problems</b> - I photographed the richest person in Palm Beach. He was worth billions. Yet he …

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens review

<i>Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens review by Mohammed Ahmedullah:</i><p>I am a writer-photographer based in India and contribute articles to …

John Kingston: The Psychology of a Lifestyle Portrait Photographer

<i>All images by John Kingston. Used with permission.</i><p>When it comes to lifestyle portrait photography, photographer John Kingston is one that lives the …

50 Most Anticipated College Football Games for 2016 Season

That calendar you received as a holiday present has been sitting on the wall, so lonely, just waiting to get marked up with important dates for the new year. The birthdays and anniversaries are listed, but it still feels like something is missing.<p>And then you remember: the 2016 college football …

This is the mistake almost everyone makes when buying a new camera

The best single piece of advice I've ever received as a photographer wasn't about technique. It was about equipment.<p>It came from my friend and photo-mentor Candice Cusic, a wedding photographer and photojournalist who won a Pulitzer Prize as part of a Chicago Tribune team in 2000. I was getting …

Cameras

Alabama vs. Clemson: Score and Reaction for 2016 College Football Championship

Defense doesn't win championships. Special teams and big plays win championships.<p>The Alabama Crimson Tide shocked the Clemson Tigers with four touchdowns of 50 yards or more on the way to a 45-40 victory in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Monday night. It was Alabama's …

How to take amazing travel photos: 8 tips from a pro

I have many self-improvement goals, including “learn how to host an excellent dinner party” and “master intermediate plumbing.” I consider myself an advanced beginner, having repaired many running toilets and clogged drains.<p>Also on my list was the goal to improve my photography skills. But it …

The Play That Made Nick Saban the Best Coach in College Football History

GLENDALE, Ariz. — They had run the play before, time and time again, and it had failed. Over and over again, the ball had hit the ground or fluttered out of bounds. It was not ready for Clemson or a stage this magnificent.<p>In fact, days before Nick Saban won his fifth national championship by a very …

Easily Upgrade The Audio From Your DJI Osmo Gimbal

The DJI Osmo gimbal has been getting some pretty favorable reviews. It hits the sweet spot for a portable "run and gun" style gimbal when you …

The DJI Osmo turned my shaky cell phone videos into silky smooth productions

A small, lightweight stabilizer makes it simple for anyone to get professional-quality results<p>Smartphones changed the world by putting a camera in everyone's pocket. And over the last decade, the cameras on those phones have improved dramatically, to the point where the newest iPhone can shoot 4K …

DJI Osmo hands-on and impressions: Is this the future of video?

The smartphone in your pocket is more than capable of shooting quality video, and there are a number of tools to help ensure said video is as smooth …

Drone World DJI Osmo Bundle Kit Review

Capturing memorable moments, from sports action shots to a baby’s first steps, has never been as accessible as they are today. But not all situations …

The Best Tabletop Games of 2015

Each year, there are dozens of amazing tabletop games worth discovering, and it can be hard to know which titles might be a good fit for your gaming …

Sean O'Hagan's top 10 photography shows of 2015

There was Julia Margaret Cameron’s mystical iconoclasm, Maxine Walker’s questions about Black British life and a disturbingly compelling show of forensic evidence – but Alex Soth’s haunted landscapes and eccentric outsiders were what really lingered

5 Time-Saving Tips for Adobe Lightroom

Photographers everywhere have embraced Adobe Lightroom as a godsend—a tool that saves countless hours, catering exactly to photographers’ needs in …

The best telephoto lenses for Canon and Nikon DSLRs in 2018

There’s something seductive about 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses. The combination of telephoto zoom range and ‘fast’ aperture makes them ideal for action …

Car park art: Photographers create art out of the mundane multi storey - Telegraph

Nick Saban gets wound up, fires off profanities sharing Alabama's respect for FCS foes

The question was about the opposing quarterback's experience at the FBS level.<p>Nick Saban saw an opportunity for a spirited reminder.<p>His passionate …

Instagram is no longer the best app for aspiring photographers

Not long ago, professional photography was an elite club with a high barrier to entry. Between schooling, apprenticeships, and expensive equipment, it was not a career you just jumped into.<p>Now, thanks to a new wave of photo-sharing platforms, amateur photographers have the chance to get their …

Mobile Photography

5 Ways to Market Your Photo Business for Under $50

Getting your photography business off the ground isn’t the most simple task, and keeping it rolling can be even tougher. Photographer Jeff Rojas has …

Photography

Canon’s Experiment Shows How Obsessed Photographers Are Over The Details

Most people reading this are probably photographers or work closely to some, so I’m sure you’re all aware of just how obsessed photographers can be …

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR Review

John Riley reviews the new Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR telephoto zoom lens.

Cameras

How to Use Aperture Priority Mode on Your DSLR

People who invest in a digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera make their purchase for many reasons, but most want more control over their shots. …

Should You Barter a Trade for Your Photography Services?

No–that’s the answer that every photographer will tell you as you read this and think about it. To be more precise, the photographers that do this …

Fair Trade