Chris Gampat

8,505 Added | 1 Magazine | 125 Likes | 23 Following | 13,321 Followers | @chrisgampat | Editor in Chief/Publisher of the Phoblographer, La Noir Image and All Camera Deals.

The Fujifilm X Series Lens Guide Has Received Yet Another Update!

Hi everyone,<p>Here’s a quick note today to let you all know that we’ve updated our Fujifilm Lens Guide. You can check it out here.<p>New to this update is …

Photography

The Tamron 18-400mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD Is a Pretty Extreme Superzoom Lens

In theory, the Tamron 18-400mm f3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD could be pretty difficult to wrap your head around, but rest assured–it exists. Tamron just …

Cameras

The Best External Hard Drives For Photographers (2017)

Photographers need technology, more so now than ever before in the history of the art, and in particular since the move to digital over a decade ago, …

Photography

What Photographers Should Prepare For With Instagram

Instagram is evolving as a platform; it’s surely come a far way from just being a place where you slap on a vintage looking filter. Instead, …

Marketing

Sample Image Gallery: Zeiss 35mm f1.4 Milvus (Canon 6D)

Hey folks,<p>I got the brand new Zeiss 35mm f1.4 Milvus lens in and I’ve had it for probably less than eight hours from my publishing this post. But …

Cameras

Deal Alert: 25% or More Off of Select Sony Cameras; and Much More!

The weather outdoors is starting to heat up around here, and while you may feel the urge to go take advantage of that, why not take a quick second …

Cameras

Andy Lee's Landscapes Digital Infrared Landscapes

<i>All photographs shot by and used with permission from Andy Lee.</i><p>I think it’s safe to say that everyone knows about Iceland’s best kept secrets, what …

Photography

Review: Canon 77D (The Not Quite Mid-Tier or Entry DSLR)

The logic behind the Canon 77D is one that in some ways to me, doesn’t really make sense. But if Canon believes that it will get them sales, then so …

This is What NYC Street Photographers Sometimes Experience

<i>All words and images by Jonathan Higbee. Used with permission.</i><p>Let me tell you about my day. It was odd and saturated with adrenaline thanks to an …

The Top 5 Computer Monitors For Photographers (Mid 2017)

If there is one computer accessory that can make or break a photographers processing experience the most, we would think it is hard to argue against …

Martin Gonzalez's Hypnotic Black and White Seascapes

<i>All images by Martin Gonzalez. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Martin Gonzalez describes himself as a “regular dude with a camera.” He works during …

Photography

The Zeiss 35mm f1.4 Milvus Lens Is Aimed at Portrait Photographers

OBERKOCHEN/Germany, 2017-06-21.<p>ZEISS has launched a new lens for full-frame DSLR cameras from Canon1 and Nikon2 on the market: the ZEISS Milvus …

How to Get the Blade Runner Look In Your Photos

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Click here.</i><p>Lots of photographers everywhere tend to want what’s called the “Blade Runner” look in their images, …

Photography

Review: Cotton Carrier StrapShot Holster

There are products in the photo world that I’m happily proven wrong about, but unfortunately for the Cotton Carrier Strapshot Holster this isn’t one …

Best Wide Angle Lenses For Fujifilm? We've Got You Covered!

Finding the top wide angle lenses for an APS-C based system like the Fujifilm X-Series is imperative for those looking to shoot on the wider end of …

How Amateur Photographers Can Take Better Pictures

Lots of folks consider themselves hobbyists and amateur photographers–and they always wonder how they can take better pictures. Lucky for those …

Photography

The 5 Best Laptops For Photographers: 15" and Up (Mid 2017)

We recently shared our picks for the top laptops for photographers with screens under 14-inches: a very common size for photographers who travel …

Thursday at 5PM EST: Tune in to Tony and Chelsea Live

Hey everyone,<p>Just a quick note: this Thursday at 5PM EST, I’ll be Live with Tony and Chelsea Northrup on their fantastic YouTube Channel. You’ll be …

Photography

Format Follows AP Photographer Andrew Harnik Through the White House

<i>All images by Andrew Harnik. Used with permission.</i><p>In Format’s latest edition of the InFrame web series, they’re following AP Photographer Andrew …

The White House

Review: Kodak T-Max 400 (120 and 35mm)

Review: Fujifilm 50mm f2 R WR (Fujifilm X Mount)

The Fujifilm 50mm f2 R WR is the third lens addition to the f2 weather sealed compact prime offerings from Fujifilm–and in many ways it’s an …

Photography

Steve Gosling: Hypnotic Pinholes and Black and White Photography

<i>All images by Steve Gosling. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Steve Gosling is a true black and white artistic photographer. To him, the gear is …

Photography

Review: Manfrotto Manhattan 3-Way Shoulder Bag Changer 20

The Manfrotto Manhattan 3-Way Shoulder Bag Changer 20 is a bag I was wary of had predispositions about. But in the end I was pleasantly surprised and …

How Color Affects Leading Lines in Landscape Photography

On the Phoblographer, we tend to talk a whole lot about color, black and white, and how incredibly important it is to use them effectively in your …

Landscape Photography

Film Buffs: Here's a List of Every Polaroid Camera Ever Made

Over on R/Polaroid, U/Grandberries posted a pretty comprehensive list of every Polaroid film camera ever made and breaks it down into further …

Photography

Nicky Hamilton's "The Lonely Man" His Childhood With His Father

<i>All images by Nicky Hamilton. Used with permission.</i><p>Many creatives and photographers have always had an <i>interesting relationship</i> with at least one …

Photography

How Kodak Tri-X 400 Compares to Kodak TMax 400

Mirrorless Camera Review: Canon EOS M6 (Canon EF-M Mount)

If you were to look at the mirrorless camera world, it would appear that Canon, with the Canon M6, is an entry into the world where they’re still …

Cameras

The 5 Best Laptops For Photographers: 14" and Below (Mid 2017)

The laptop market, and computing in general really, is constantly changing with new processors, updated batteries, more color accurate displays. It …

Laptops

Which One?: Sigma 85mm f1.4 Art vs Sigma 135mm f1.8 Art Comparison

If you’re a portrait photographer, the question of Sigma 85mm f1.4 Art vs Sigma 135mm f1.8 Art has most likely come up. The two lenses are portrait …

Cameras