Jamie Luik

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Fstoppers Reviews: The Platypod Pro Max Camera Support

Announced on Fstoppers a while back, the Platypod Pro Max Camera Support is one of my favorite recent additions to my primary camera kit. The …

Videography

25 Animals Who Have Mastered the Art of Taking the Perfect Selfie

The term <i>selfie</i> hasn’t been around for that long, but it’s already deeply ingrained into our society. A selfie is one way to show off your impeccable fashion, as well as proof that you did something (or met someone) cool. It’s even turned into a viable career option for a few lucky people—Kim …

How in the world did SpaceX snap this stunning rocket-landing photo?

Turns out SpaceX isn’t only pretty clever at getting rockets back to Earth in one piece. The team can snap a mean photo, too.<p>This latest image, …

Capture and render stunning, pro-worthy images with the Adobe Digital Photo Training

By now you’ve probably seen plenty of badly lit selfies, incomprehensible action shots, and ill-conceived family photos by now. So we can all agree that the majority of the shutter-happy world could use some basic photography skills — stat. Thankfully, we’ve got help like the Adobe Digital …

Tutorials

How to use your exposure settings for creative effect

Whether you’re shooting photography or video, film or digital, exposure generally boils down to three elements in your camera. ISO, aperture and …

Why It's Still Worth Owning a Digital Camera

Make no mistake: The cameras in today’s top-of-the-line smartphones can take some absolutely stunning images. The iPhone 7 (and particularly the 7 …

Take a Free Digital Photography Class From Harvard

Photography isn’t as easy as many people assume, but you <i>can</i> learn the basics on your own. And if you need some structured lessons, this 12-module …

Digital Photography

Photographer captures stunning Aurora Borealis time-lapse from airplane

If you're seated next to a window on a flight to Iceland, it's a good idea to keep your camera close. Landscape photographer Aryeh Nirenberg did, and …

Real Talk: The Ugly Side of Landscape Photography

To the uninitiated, landscape photography might seem like a pretty swell gig. You imagine traveling to incredible vista after incredible vista, …

SpaceX Snaps Picture-Perfect Photo of Its Rocket Landing at Sea

SpaceX successfully landed its Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean this past weekend, and the company managed to capture the …

'Wanderlust' YouTube series follows landscape photographers around the globe

YouTube photography celebrities Tony and Chelsea Northrup have kicked off <i>Wanderlust</i>, a new series dedicated to showing the life and adventures of …

This video shows what the ugly side of landscape photography looks like

Everyone has those days when it would be better if they just stayed in bed. Photographers also have them, and often things simply don’t go as you’ve …

12 Simple But Impactful Tips for New Photographers

So, you finally jumped into photography? Good for you!As you’ll surely find as you get more and more involved in photography, it’s a fun hobby and …

Landscape Photography

Screen Gems used the Sony A7S II to shoot an entire motion picture

Sony’s $3,000 A7S II mirrorless camera is well known for its incredible low-light ability and great 4K video. While the camera and others of its ilk …

The New Sound You'll Hear in Every Movie Trailer This Year

BAOOOUUUUUUUUUWWW.<p>It used to be the <i>Inception</i> horns. Those low, ominous, jarring blasts defined the turning point of a movie trailer in post-<i>Inception</i> Hollywood. They were everywhere. You didn't want to see a movie if the <i>Inception</i> horns were missing. Producers didn't want to make a movie without the …

Movie Trailers

xXx: Return of Xander Cage review: Vin Diesel's high-camp stunt extravaganza blows up in his face

<b>Director: DJ Caruso. Cast: Vin Diesel, Toni Collette, Samuel L. Jackson, Ruby Rose, Deepika Padukone, Nina Dobrev, Donnie Yen, Tony Jaa. 12A cert, 107 mins</b><p>You may have forgotten Xander Cage, and should have. He’s the extreme-sportsman-turned-spy Vin Diesel played in his 2002 film xXx – a whopping, …

Sundance: Jon Hamm Hologram Descends on Park City (Exclusive)

The 'Mad Men' star will become the first actor to be turned into a lifelike 3D rendition for virtual and augmented reality at the festival.<p>Call it …

It's all connected! Pixar and the history of surprising film and TV shared universes

With the animation company revealing that its films are linked, what other unexpected connections are there between big- and small-screen worlds?<p>There are some pretty weird Pixar fan theories out there, including the one about the seminal animation house’s entire canon representing a 65m-year …