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The Picture That Changed My Life: Interview with David Hurn

<i>David Hurn has been an important figure in the British (and international) photographic community for decades. Alongside a successful and widely-published career as a photographer, Hurn also set up the highly renowned School of Documentary Photography in Newport, Wales. In 1989, he left the program</i> …

Photography

Ethical Dilemmas and The Documentary Photographer: An In-Depth Interview with J. Ross Baughman

<i>“Noose, Rhodesia” © J. Ross Baughman. This is part of a 1977 documentary that won Baughman a Pulitzer prize.</i><p>If there was ever anyone in the world of …

The Lab Box Lets Any Film Photographer Develop Film in Daylight

There’s something very exciting in the mix for film photographers today: a brand new Kickstarter called Lab Box wants to allow photographers to …

The Photographic Inspirations Behind Moonlight, 2016’s Best Picture

One of the founding myths in the history of cinema (and it <i>is</i> likely a myth) centers on the screening of a 50-second, black-and-white silent film made by the Lumière Brothers showing the arrival of a train at a station. When the film was first shown, in the 1890s, this seemingly banal scene was …

The Oscars

Review: Wolverine F2D Mighty 20MP 7-in-1 Film to Digital Converter

With analog film photography on the rise, there is obviously the need and want for many city dwelling photographers with little room in apartments to …

Inside the Development of Light, the Tiny Digital Camera That Outperforms DSLRs

The creator of the new Light digital camera explains how he made it work Photo: Gabriela Hasbun Photo: Sue Tallon <b> T</b> <b>he best digital cameras today are</b> …

Cameras

The Updated Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 Features 4 Stops of VR

Portrait, wildlife, and sports photographers will be thrilled to learn that Nikon has announced the latest update to its hugely popular, widely used …

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A Complete 30 Minutes Night Timelapse Tutorial That Covers Everything You Need To Know

Taking a time-lapse is a complex task. Unlike a photo, which you can chimp and (usually) retake, retaking a time-lapse is not as trivial. This is why …

How Much Resolution Do You Really Need?

How high megapixel cameras compare to human eyesight.

Cameras

Melanie Metz: Davie

Sometimes work crosses my path that makes me want to see more. and more. and a little bit more. With the work of Melanie Metz, I haven’t yet put my …

Subculture

Five Excellent Pocket Cameras for the Serious Photographer

The idea of a companion camera isn’t a new one, and in the digital age it isn’t tough to have one with a high quality sensor, lens and pocketability. …

Hasselblad X1D: Very early shooting impressions (with full size samples)

Firstly, Selamat Hari Raya to my local readers! Secondly, and perhaps of more importance to the global audience, about 36 hours ago, the X1D arrived …

Cameras

This is How Having Patience In Photography Will Get You Better Shots

They say patience is a virtue. Sadly not all of us can be so virtuous, time is money and if it’s not it’s still precious. As photographers we often …

10 Stop Neutral Density Filter Review

Neutral density filters reduce the amount of light reaching the camera's imaging sensor. The light reduction is even across the visible spectrum (or …

Artist Spends 100s Hours Drawing Hyperrealistic Art Using Renaissance Techniques

Some of them take up to 780 hours to complete, and it’s easy to see why when you look at the artist’s amazingly lifelike creations. He draws them …

I left Canon for Sony and I expect I am not the last to do so...

An article to end all articles.<p>It’s really not, but I feel like the potential for a flame-war and s–t storm is so great that I have to put on a …

WD’s Wireless Pro Drive Comes with Built-in WiFi, an SD Slot, and USB 3.0

For photographers, the Western Digital My Passport Wireless Pro is a hard drive that’s actually worth getting excited over. With built-in WiFi, an SD …

The best light modifiers for on-camera flash photography

Flash photography is often frowned upon. The blinding, flat light of an on-camera flash is about the least flattering light possible. Even with …

Mexicans in New York: Sharing Traditions and Turning Points

The decisive moment for Irma Bohórquez-Geisler came on Christmas Eve: Go home and make holiday punch or go out to take pictures?<p>You know what she chose.<p>Ms. Bohórquez-Geisler had been documenting Staten Island’s Mexican community since the early 2000s, and she knew she had to take advantage of any …

Staten Island

The hidden life story of the iconic 'Migrant Mother'

Migrant Mother<p>"A legend of the strength of American motherhood"<p>Dorothea Lange's 1936 photograph of a worried migrant mother is the single most iconic …

History

Best Small Micro Four Thirds and Mirrorless Camera Bags

How to make difficult hair selections in Photoshop CC

If you photograph people or even furry animals, then at some point you’re probably going to have to make some kind of hair selection that lets you …

The Importance of Simplicity in Photography

At the heart of photography is the idea that you are conveying a message to your viewers. Perhaps you want to show the beauty of a waterfall or the …

Landscape Photography

Fuji X70 Street Photography Review

By onMay 23, 2016 33<p>Fuji’s latest compact APS-C shooter comes equipped with a 28mm (equivalent) lens, an articulated LCD and the same sensor as the …

Why Black and White?

Athena Carey gives us something to think about to overcome our hesitation or uneasiness about creating Black & White images. Read More >>

Photography

Don McCullin: 'photography isn't looking, it's feeling' – in pictures

From the horrors of war in Vietnam to extreme poverty closer to home, Don McCullin’s camera has captured it all. Named master of photography at Photo London 2016, here are some of the greatest images of his career<p>Don McCullin webchat – your questions answered

Photojournalism

How Flash Relates to Shutter Speed, ISO and Aperture

<i>Be sure to also back our Kickstarter!</i><p>One of the biggest lessons that every strobist needs to learn is how to make flash output work with a camera’s …