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E-cig startup Juul plans to go global by raising $1.2 billion

"Juuling" might be a thing around the world in the future, because the e-cig-maker has big plans to go global. According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, Juul is raising $1.2 billion in a financing round, which would put the startup's value at a whopping $15 or $16 billion. If you need something to compare that to, …

Juul

How to Block Ads on YouTube

YouTube is a massive platform that features a truly staggering amount of online video content. Whatever type of entertainment you're looking for, …

Google

HOT🔥 XT2 AF-C Testing 🌞 - Firmware 4.0

12 Days in Cannes… with the X-H1

May brings the annual Cannes Film Festival, it’s a tough job (no really, it is!) but someone has to do it!<p>Last year I was just switching to the …

5 Things I dislike about the Fuji X-H1 - Zlog

6 Photo Lighting Tips for Natural Studio Lights feat Brad Buckman

The hilarious Jessica Sterling interviews the equally quirky Brad Buckman! Brad works primarily as a headshot and portrait photographer, and is …

How to Shoot Corporate Headshot Photography

One of the jobs you will find yourself doing as a portrait photographer is <b>Corporate Headshots</b>. This isn't usually glamorous work. You often only have …

Photography Tips

Start-to-Finish High-End Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the best educators in the realm of Photoshop and post-production for beginners is Unmesh Dinda of PiXimperfect, who is widely regarded for his …

You Can Watch 99 Hours of Free Online Photography Classes from the School of Visual Arts (SVA)

Here’s something photo-related you can do over the long Memorial Day weekend coming up. The School of Visual Arts in New York City has 99 hours of …

Photography

Fujifilm X-H1 Hands-on Review

Got a Shower Curtain? Use It to Make a Beautiful Light Modifier for Your Photo and Video Work

Lighting equipment, like all photography gear, can be pretty expensive. However, with a little ingenuity, you can get soft, flattering light with the …

Some Innovative Fixes for Those Pesky Lens Reflections in Photoshop

No matter the sneaky techniques you use to get around it, sometimes eyeglass reflections are just impossible to avoid when photographing people. It’s …

You’ve Got to See These 6 Mouth-Watering Food Photography Tricks in Just 2 Minutes (VIDEO)

After you watch this food photography tips video, you will come away either inspired or hungry (or both). Created by food and travel photographer …

The Fundamental Terms of Lighting in Photography

When you're first starting out with artificial lighting, the vast array of terms to describe and quantify the various parameters of light can be a …

How to Get Your Friends to Pose Like Models

If you are just starting out in photography and looking to build your portfolio, models may not be jumping at the chance to shoot with you to help …

How to stop people using your face for porn (or other scarier things)

If a picture’s worth a thousand words, then a video’s worth a thousand pictures. For as long as videos have existed, we’ve trusted them as a reliable form of evidence. Nothing is as impactful as seeing something happen on video (e.g. the Kennedy assassination) or seeing someone say something on …

Five Ways to Improve Your Posing

When it comes to taking images of couples, one of the biggest struggles photographers deal with is posing. Since posing can make or break and good …

Essential Listening: 10 Stellar Headphone Albums

0<p>SHARES<p>What, exactly, is a headphone album? Well, the definition changes depending on who you are.<p>For audiophiles, a headphone album is a work that …

Should You Shoot with Flash or No Flash? Two Pros Go Head-to-Head to Find Out (VIDEO)

It’s one of the eternal debates in photography: which is better, shooting with a flash or with just natural light? Two professional photographers who …

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How To Set Up Fujifilm Cameras For Video & Best Accessories For It

The majority user base for Fuji tends to be still photographers. At the time when the X-series was finding its footing that market was the bread and …

FUJIFILM

Everyone Should Try Splash Photography at Least Once: Here's How to Get Started

With a basic clear tank or transparent plastic sheet, there are several creative ways to photograph water just waiting to be explored. These …

Photography

How to Enlarge Photos Without Losing Detail in Photoshop CC 2018

With the new Adobe Photoshop CC 2018, a new image enlargement algorithm, “Preserve Details 2.0,” came as an improvement over the previous upsampling …

Tutorials

Five Fundamental Portrait Lighting Positions You Should Know

When you're first getting started with artificial lighting, knowing where to place the lights can be a bit daunting. This helpful video will show you …

Design

5 Tips for Using a Simple “Beauty Dish” to Capture Gorgeous Portrait Photos Like a Pro (VIDEO)

We’re always looking for ways to help our readers capture professional looking portrait photos without a huge investment in studio lighting gear. In …

Make Striking Portrait Photos with a DIY Backdrop & These Helpful Shooting Tips (VIDEO)

Budding portrait photographers are constantly in search of new ways to shoot creative images without a heavy investment in expensive studio …

Tutorials

Watch 3 Pros Shoot Impressive Portraits of Total Strangers in Las Vegas in 60 Seconds (VIDEO)

Michigan-based photographer Robert Hall came up with this interesting project while attending last week’s WPPI Expo in Las Vegas: He challenged two …

Why I Switched from Profoto to Godox

It was time to upgrade my entire lighting system. My Profoto Compact heads (in perfect working condition) we coming up on their 10th anniversary. In …

YOU Can Shoot Pro Quality Portraits with Cheap Off-Camera Flash Gear: Here’s How (VIDEO)

If you shy away from shooting people pictures because you think low light portraiture requires a boatload of expensive lighting gear, think again. …

How to Give Your Portraits Beautiful, Rich Skin Tones

How skin is processed in the editing phase of your portrait can make or break the image. One easy and effective tool is Gradient Maps, as shown by …