The Shot

By The Shot by The Photo Desk | How did you get that picture?

The Selects: Stop Here. This is the Place

The Rites and Rituals of a Bosnian Ramadan

High in the mountains of Bosnia, the village of Lukomir is softly drenched in the calm light of dusk. Those participating in Ramadan begin …

Ramadan

Italian Bank Robbers Wear Trump Masks During Heists

Italian police said on Monday they had arrested two brothers suspected of robbing dozens of cash machines while wearing masks of President Donald Trump.<p>The stunt evokes the 1991 film "Point Break" starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze, in which a gang of surfers don masks of ex-U.S. presidents …

Crime

Sunbathers Watch From Beach as Wildfires Burn in French Riviera

Sunseekers in the French Riviera appeared determined to have their summer fun Tuesday, even as approaching wildfires seemed like they could be a little too close for comfort.<p>Hundreds of firefighters are battling blazes, fanned by high winds, in more than a dozen zones in the Riviera region of …

France

We Got Engaged And Took Some 80s Photos

I proposed to my fiancée last week on July 16, 2017. It was special, a private occasion involving some good wine, my backyard and a lot of flowers. …

Love

Best photos of the day: Pensioners and a tuatara

The Guardian’s picture editors bring photo highlights from around the world, including Boris Johnson in New Zealand and a commemoration of the battle of Passchendaele

Boris Johnson

The Phoblographer Looking For Freelance News and Culture Writers in Europe and Asia - The Phoblographer

Hi everyone,<p>Ahead of the coming busy season, we’re looking for a few new faces to add to our news team here at the Phoblographer. We’re looking …

Cover Letters

How to Get Into an Elite Photography MFA Program

Over the past two years, I’ve looked for guides and made <i>lots</i> of phone calls to faculty, alumni, and current students to find ways to increase the …

Employment

Sample Images: Rokinon 35mm f2.8 for Sony Full Frame E-Mount

We’ve spent some time with the new Rokinon 35mm f2.8 for Sony E mount cameras and are liking it in many ways.Rokinon’s glass has long been underrated …

Cameras

The New Motorola Moto Z Force Sports Dual Rear Cameras

Today, Motorola is working to reinvent themselves as a company and to start the initiative, they’re launching the new Motorola Moto Z Force phone …

Android Phones

Professional Cannabis Photographer Kristen Angelo Follows Her Passion

I first discovered the work of Cannabis Photographer Kristen Angelo when the Seattle Times did a profile of her for their series highlighting "cool …

Photography

Will Business Kill Your Passion?

“Do what you love, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” What an inspiring, hopeful idea. Unfortunately, it’s not always true. According to this …

Small Business

Sigma 135mm 1.8 Review – by C.S. Muncy

C.S. Muncy is a New York City-based freelance photojournalist with a client list that includes The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Newsday, …

Cameras

How To Create Instagram Panoramas

<i>[A note from Scott: I’m excited to introduce you to my friend and colleague Dave William, who’ll be writing a column here on Tuesdays on the blog.</i> …

Lonely Planet

Master Filmmaking With These Crane Movements

Cranes are quickly becoming a staple in the bags of many videographers and for good reason. It has a smaller footprint, lower cost of entry, and has …

Filmmaking

Things to Remember When Shooting With a Telephoto Lens

Share171<p>Tweet6<p>+111<p>Pin11<p>Shares 199<p>It’s difficult to not fall completely in love with telephoto lenses whether you are photographing nature, …

Landscape Photography

5 Photography Projects You Can Do When You're Stuck Indoors

I have often championed the idea of not staying indoors when the weather turns messy. I’m not talking about going out in extreme conditions, but a …

Photography

Nikon Announces the D850... Sort Of

If you follow any rumor mills, the night before a product is announced, we almost always know what it's going to be and the main features behind it. …

Nikon

Hard Light Vs. Soft Light? You Decide

Understanding light is at the heart of photography. The topic of light is a vast one but there are some fundamental concepts which should be mastered …

Portrait Photography

Leica M7 and Summarit-M 35mm f/2.4 ASPH Lens Review

The camera that legends used – Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Garry Winogrand… Leica Cameras are mostly an object of lust for most photographers …

Cameras

Leica Updates APS-C Mirrorless Line with the Speedy TL2

Leica is upgrading its APS-C mirrorless camera, retaining the aluminum unibody build of the original TL but juicing the innards to deliver …

Cameras

PocketWizard MultiMAX II Transceiver Brings New Features at a Lower Price

LPA Design has just announced the new PocketWizard MultiMAX II. It’s being touted as “the most versatile, reliable and predictably compatible radio …

Cameras

Canon EOS M20 Coming at the End of August [CR3]

We’re told that the next mirrorless camera from Canon will be announced at the end of August. This will be a direct replacement for the EOS M10, and …

Cameras

Nikon Releases Updated FX-Format 70-300mm Lens

Opening the telephoto door for newcomers and advanced users alike, Nikon’s AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR Lens is a superb FX-format option …

Filmmakers Rejoice! 5D Mark IV with Canon Log Now Available

Shortly after Canon announced the 5D Mark IV, the company followed up with an optional upgrade for video shooters who wanted to access Canon Log. …

Gitzo Centennial Observed with Two Extremely Limited Edition Tripods

One hundred years ago, in 1917, a small French company founded by Arsène Gitzhoven began producing photographic accessories. To celebrate the …

18 people you need to follow on Instagram if you're a mountain biker

Inspiration by the bucketload<p>Follow these amazing Instagrammers if you want to see a constant feed of inspirational images and jaw dropping scenes.<p>If …

Instagram