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My Worst Nightmare Came True: I S**t My Pants on a Photo Shoot

Hey guys. I’m a long-time PetaPixel reader and guest writer, but to avoid tarnishing my photography business forever and making my clients super …

Taco Bell

Ep. 108: Why the Canon EOS M5 is a Mirrorless Mess + more!

Featured: <b>Leigh Diprose, Australian commercial photographer</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take …

Videography

Nat Geo Says It’s Committed to Honest Photos In an Era of Photoshop

<i>National Geographic</i>‘s editor in chief has published an editorial in which she reaffirms the magazine’s commitment to keeping “photography honest in …

Photography

Ep. 86: No One Cares About Your Photography…and How You Can Change That – and more

Featured: <b>Portrait and fashion photographer Jeff Rojas</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a …

Photography

Eyefi To Brick Its Older Wi-Fi Cards, And Photographers Aren’t Happy

If you’re a photographer shooting with Eyefi’s older generation Wi-Fi memory cards, here’s something you should know: your card will soon become more …

Using Vintage Nikon Super-Telephoto Lenses on a Sony NEX-5

A rare Nikon 1200mm f/11 lens recently appeared on eBay. The earliest Nikon non-refractive long lenses were the Nikkor-Q 400mm f/4.5, Nikkor-P 600mm …

Computer Science

Google Maps and Google Earth Just Got a High Res Update

Google Maps and Google Earth just got a whole lot sharper thanks to NASA and its Landsat 8 satellite. Using beautiful high-res imagery captured by …

Google Maps

Hasselblad X1D Leaked: World’s First Medium Format Mirrorless Camera

Whoa. We got our hands on a sneak peek of Hasselblad’s major announcement one day early. Thanks to a source, we now know that the camera will be the …

World’s Oldest Working Photo Studio Shuts Down After Long Legal Battle

Today, a week after an exhibition titled ‘Bourne and Shepherd: Figures in Time’ came to a close in the plush locality of south Delhi, India, Bourne …

The Jupiter 21M 200mm f/4 Lens: A Tack-Sharp Tank for Just $30

The Jupiter 21M is the real deal… assuming you have the biceps to wield it. A 200mm f/4 lens from the Soviet era, it captures exquisite details and …

Soviet Union

Kerlee Unveils World’s First 35mm f/1.2 Full-Frame SLR Lens

There’s a new 35mm SLR lens on the block, and it’s claiming to be the “world’s fastest.” We’re talking about the new Kerlee 35mm f/1.2 by Chinese …

These Tiny, Incredible ‘Metalenses’ are the Next Giant Leap in Optics

A report published in the famed journal <i>Science</i> is giving us, perhaps, our first look at the future of optical technology. And that future comes …

Nanotech

Opinion: A Disturbing Trend in Photography

I’m old. Believe me, I know it. I’ll be 70 in a few months. That fact may make it hard for you to take me seriously, but bear with me for just this …

Ansel Adams

More Bad News for GoPro Inc: Xiaomi Launches a $460 4K Drone

Chinese smartphone giant <b>Xiaomi</b> recently launched its first two Mi Drones at jaw-dropping prices. A 1080p model costs just 2,499 yuan ($380) while the 4K version costs 2,999 yuan ($460). Both devices sport three-axis gimbals and rely on a companion app as a remote control and viewfinder. Xiaomi's …

Adobe Discards Valuable Metadata When Processing RAW Files

Cameras record a ton of information about the exposure settings of your camera, and these have been standardized into EXIF metadata fields. What few …

Canon 120MP DSLR Shows Off its Stuff at Canon Expo

Canon announced back in September 2015 that it’s building a 120-megapixel DSLR. This week, at Canon Expo in Shanghai, China, Canon is showing off the …

‘Fauxtographers’ Go Away!

“Fauxtographer” (according to Urban Dictionary): <i>A person that claims to be a good photographer when in reality they just set their camera to</i> …

Shutter Speed

Corel Releases AfterShot Pro 3, Claims It’s 4x Faster than Lightroom

Corel just released AfterShot Pro 3, the newest version of its non-destructive RAW editor. And while it adds a bunch of cool features like more …

Tutorials

Enceladus' Jets Selectively Power-Up Farther From Saturn

A crowning achievement of the Cassini mission to Saturn is the discovery of water vapor jets spraying out from Enceladus‘ southern pole. First …

Astronomy

Yongnuo 50mm f/1.8 Lens for Nikon Now Available for $82

We reported back in May 2015 that Yongnuo was developing a Nikon counterpart to its cheap 50mm f/1.8 Canon lens. The lens quietly became available …

Nikon

Accidental Battery Breakthrough Leads to Batteries that Never Fade

Photographers are slaves to their batteries—batteries for cameras, batteries for flashes, even the battery inside your smartphone with all its useful …

The 11 Stupidest Things Photographers Say About Gear

I’m like a lot of photographers. I want to shoot more often. And one big reason I don’t shoot as much as I like is that I waste too much time reading …

Photog Kicked Off Plane for Trying to Be a Responsible Drone Owner

Colin Smith of photoshopCAFE recently got kicked off his Southwest Airlines flight. And according to Smith, it wasn’t because he was carrying …

Southwest Airlines

Recipe: Egg and Veggie Muffins - Wholeheartedly Laura

Now that I am firmly back on the weight loss wagon I’ve been exploring ways of ensuring I get more protein in my diet. For my body, increasing …

The Northern Lights Shot Through an Airplane Window with a Sony a7S II

Berlin-based professional adventure photographer Benjamin Jaworskyj was recently flying to a workshop in Norway when he got a chance to test the …

Northern Lights

Photographer Asks to Buy a Print of His Own Photo from the Guy Who Stole It

When photographer Steve Arklay discovered his photo on someone else’s Instagram account, posted without credit or permission, he didn’t send a …

Spiralizer recipe: celeriac pasta with broccoli

Celeriac works perfectly with a spiralizer in this delicious recipe<p>MAKES<p>4 servings<p>TIME TO PREPARE<p>20 minutes<p>ALSO WORKS WELL WITH<p>Swedes • Courgettes • Sweet potatoes • Butternut squash • Kohlrabi • Turnips • Parsnips<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Florets from 1 small-to-medium cauliflower<br>• 2 bunches tenderstem broccoli …

I Switched From Phase One to Nikon. Here’s Why.

Before I became a fashion photographer I worked as a retoucher and digital tech for other photographers. Full frame was still in its first or second …

Cameras

If Other Professions Were Treated Like Photography…

A lot of professional photographers have a growing frustration about losing jobs to part-time “photographers” doing horrible work for $30, or having …

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, ignoring UN ban

North Korea ignored U.N. resolutions by firing a medium-range ballistic missile into the sea on Friday, Seoul and Washington officials said, days after its leader Kim Jong Un ordered weapons tests linked to its pursuit of a long-range nuclear missile capable of reaching the U.S. mainland.<p>South …