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The Shot: Moms, Kids and Mother’s Day

To celebrate Mother's Day, you'd be hard-pressed to find a project more poignant than photographer Winky Lewis and writer Susan Conley's book, STOP HERE. THIS IS THE PLACE. As neighbors and close friends who've lived on the same street in Portland, Maine, for 11 years, the women embarked on a …

The Photographer: Winky Lewis

THIS IS A STORY ABOUT TWO FRIENDS — a photographer and a writer in Portland, Maine, who tried an experiment. At the start of every week for 52 weeks Winky sent Susan a photograph, and by the end of that week Susan sent a tiny story back — a moment in time that talked to the photograph. The …

The Selects: Stop Here. This is the Place

Week in pictures: 15-21 October 2017

<b>Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week.</b><p>The Duchess of Cambridge dances with Paddington Bear on Platform 1 of Paddington Station, London, during the Charities Forum event which brings together children supported by the Royal charities.<p><b>All</b> …

Raila Odinga

Photos of the Week: 10/14–10/20

The recapture of Raqqa from ISIS, a giant human-piloted robot in Japan, Diwali in Nepal and India, wildfires on several continents, a horrific terror attack in Somalia, the British National Plowing Championships, and much more.

Marawi City

Africa's top shots: 13-19 October 2017

<b>A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week.</b><p>In Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan, Sandra Kouadio takes time off to pose with her latest hairstyle...<p>While Simon Nkendoh waits for clients at his salon in the city.<p>The next day in the Democratic …


Your pictures: On toast


The week in wildlife – in pictures

Migratory birds, rutting stags and leaping salmon are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world


Five Ways to Get the Cinematic Film Look Using Your DSLR

When it comes to filmmaking, a really popular look is the cinematic look. This is something that can be really difficult to perfect especially when …


AI-AP | Pro Photo Daily » Spotlight: How to Netflix and Chill with Haribo Bears

<i>This article originally appeared here.</i><p>Before they were Diapolis Images, Mehmet Turan and Gökhan Çelem worked in IT and newspaper photography, …


B&H Photo Event Space

Add this event:<p>10/23/2017 1:00 PM 10/23/2017 4:00 PM Portfolio Development Season 5: It Begins! B&H Event Space, Second Floor of B&H NYC SuperStore …

Photography News Roundup, October 20


'Photographing the World' BTS Episode 2: Scouting Positano, Italy

A few weeks ago we released "Photographing the World 3," the newest installment of Elia Locardi's PTW series. As with with many of our tutorials, we …


The Best Work I Saw at the Filter Photo Festival: Part 3

It’s a tough week to be a man.<p>My gender has not come off well recently, what with the “me too” movement proving that almost every woman in America …


LEE's new Reverse ND filters help you tame that bright horizon

LEE Filters has launched three new Reverse ND filters that are designed to reduce horizon exposure by up to 4 stops, helping you get 'perfectly …


Cameras About to Be Banned from Checked Luggage on Planes?

Travelling on planes is about to get a whole lot less convenient for photographers. Citing the risk of explosion and catastrophic fire, the United …


How I Shot and Edited Portraits of William H. Macy

Being that I’m primarily a wedding and documentary photographer, it’s not every day that I get the chance to take a portrait of a celebrity. Add to …


Using the Power of Curves to Make Effects in Photoshop

For any one thing you want to do in Photoshop, there are probably at least 50 ways to go about accomplishing it. However, perhaps no tool is more …

Photoshop Tutorials

HUAWEI’s New Mate 10/Pro Smartphone Features Leica Lenses

The competition between massive smartphone manufacturers is probably all the more intense because consumers often struggle to distinguish one brand …


Pholio: A Hard Drive to Rescue Your Photos from Digital Limbo

Pholio is a hard drive that is able to collect all of your photos and videos from multiple devices into one place and then index them using modern …


Canon’s New PowerShot G1 X Mark III Boasts APS-C Sensor

Canon’s new compact flagship, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III, will be the first in the line to feature a 24.3-megapixel APS-C-size CMOS sensor.<p>Beyond …


Limited Edition Leica Q "Nikki Sixx" Camera

Leica Camera and Nikki Sixx, bassist and founding member of Mötley Crüe and three-time <i>New York Times</i> best-selling author, have combined their …

Canon Unveils the G1 X Mark III, The First PowerShot with an APS-C Sensor

Canon has just announced the PowerShot G1 X Mark III. This latest G-series camera is Canon’s first to boast a large APS-C sensor, the largest sensor …


Camera Review: The Sony a9

Few companies have disrupted the market for professional cameras quite like Sony, but the a9 may be the company’s most ambitious model yet. While …


15 Top Mirrorless Lenses

Hasselblad is making good on its pledge to build out its family of native XCD lenses for its mirrorless X1D medium-format camera. One of the newest …


GoPro Plunges Deeper into VR Market with Fusion + New Hero 6

Filmmakers have been rigging up multiple GoPros to shoot virtual reality films for years now, but GoPro has been making a more concerted effort to …


Lab Test: Nikon D850

<i>PDN is a member of the Technical Image Press Association which has contracted with Image Engineering to perform detailed lab tests of digital</i> …


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

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 …