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6 Tips for Better Low-Light Landscape Photography

A glorious sunset will always attract a crowd of photographers. Yet the moment the sun dips behind the horizon, it seems everyone departs in a hurry. …

Tamron Announces Lenses That Break Them into the Prime Game

Tamron has announced two new lenses that break new ground for the well-known lens company. This morning, as part of their rebrand and push towards …

Canon Officially Announces the Canon 5DS, 5DS R and 11-24mm f/4L

After weeks of rumors and speculation, Canon has finally confirmed that the megapixel monster known as the 5Ds/5Ds R is real, and coming to stores …

Cameras

Bundesliga week 18: Bayern lose to Wolfsburg, Dortmund land dead last

Germany still boasts the most exciting lead, especially after the league leaders lost 4-1 to open the second half of the season.<p>It's over! The long winter break is finally behind us! The Bundesliga returns on Friday, bringing its many goals and lax approach to defending. While Bayern Munich have …

Soccer

Super Bowl 2015 final score for Patriots vs. Seahawks: 3 things we learned from New England's 28-24 win

A wild finish gave the Patriots another NFL title.<p>With the Seattle Seahawks sitting on the 4 yard-line with one minute remaining and down by four points, it looked as though the New England Patriots were headed to another disappointing Super Bowl finish. But the Seahawks made the controversial …

NFL

Are Mirrorless Cameras Here to Stay?

In the late 2000s a new segment formed in the photography industry. This segment goes by many names, but the most common nowadays is “Mirrorless”. …

Cameras

5 Photography Books That You Need to Read Right Now!

Whether you’re brand new to photography, a seasoned veteran, or somewhere in-between, learning and re-learning the ins and outs of your craft is an …

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Chelsea extended their lead over Manchester City at the top of the Premier League to five points after hammering an abject Swansea City.

Soccer

Jessica Ennis-Hill to compete in first heptathlon since London 2012

Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill will contest her first heptathlon since she won gold in the discipline at London 2012 when she competes in the Hypo-Meeting in Gotzis on 30-31 May.

Athletics

How to Correct Skin Blemishes Using the Patch Tool in Photoshop

There are many articles that discuss the overuse of skin smoothing in portrait photography. Photographers strive to find a balance between realistic …

How to Photograph and Retouch a Hotel Room in 15 Minutes

Last year at my workshop in the Bahamas, my students challenged me to photograph a hotel room in under five minutes. They then wanted to see how fast …

7 Tips for a More Anonymous Approach to Street Photography

Can you imagine a world without street photography? Think of the legacy that Doisneau, Cartier-Bresson, and lesser known pioneers of the genre left …

Street Photography

5 Tips for Goal Setting for You and Your Photography Business

Last December, no doubt thanks to data driven marketing, a little red ad with festive fireworks graphics kept popping up in my Facebook feed asking …

How to Evoke Emotion with Your Images

Some of us come to photography because we want to learn how to take better pictures of our children. Some of us come to photography because we want …

Emotions

DSLR vs Mirrorless: Which is right for you?

I’m going to try and dispel a bit of the confusion regarding mirrorless cameras and give you information on making the choice between DSLR vs …

Cameras

The Fstoppers Flash Disc Portable Light Modifier

UPDATE: We currently have a new large shipment that is being fulfilled through Amazon<br>After 6 years, a 2 year patent process, and nearly 18 months of …

Aleksandar Tonev suspended 7 games for racially abusing Aberdeen player

Celtic midfielder Aleksandar Tonev, on loan from Premier League club Aston Villa, has been found guilty of racially abusing Aberdeen goalkeeper Shay Logan. The Scottish FA has suspended Tonev for 7 games, and Celtic plan to appeal the decision.<p>Logan claims that Tonev said "get your hands off me, …

Li Na: China's trailblazing tennis star

<b>Li Na, the Chinese tennis ace, announced her retirement today.</b><p>Addressing her friends and fans in English and Chinese, she cited her knee injury as the main reason.<p>"At 32, I will not be able to compete at the top level ever again. The sport is just too competitive, too good, to not be 100%," she …

Tennis

Tips From A Model To A Bride To Be

Jen Brook, a model, recently wrote an article to future brides to be about what to expect and how to prepare for being photographed on their wedding …

Weddings

Canon Cinema EOS C100 Mark II

<b>Canon just announced the release of an updated version to its original C100, the C100 Mark II. Some of the highlights of the new model includes an</b> …

Cameras

Making the Most out of the Photography Stuff You Have Already

Several years ago I had a studio for about six months. It was really nice to have a space that I knew was always there, waiting for me to shoot in, …

Dedolight Introduces LedRama - Large Micro-Lens LED Studio Lights

<b>Dedolight introduces a new kind of LED panel lights that is covered with an array of micro-lenses to improve light direction and focus as well as</b> …

How to Improve Your Photography with Storytelling Images

How many times have you had this interaction? “This photo is beautiful!” “Thanks!” End of conversation. There’s nothing wrong with this, of course. …

Lotus to switch from Renault to Mercedes engines in 2015

Engines

Cristiano Ronaldo 'has affection for Man Utd but will stay at Real'

Cristiano Ronaldo has no intention of returning to Manchester United and will see out the rest of his career at Real Madrid, claims his agent Jorge Mendes.

Soccer

3 Simple Ways to Create Stunning Eyes in Your Portrait Photography

Gina has a new dPS ebook just released – Portraits: After the Shot – check out out! “Here’s looking at you, kid.” Reclusive Hollywood legend Marlon …

Photography

5 Retouching Tips That Have Nothing To Do With Photoshop

There are dozens of "How To" articles when it comes retouching. Very few, if any, focus on vital tips that are often overlooked, that will take your …

How Many Studio Lights do you Really Need?

When it comes to the quantity of lights that one needs, opinions are often heavily polarized and a hotly contested debate often rages. There are …

The Future of Film: An Interview with CineStill

I’ve seen the future of film... and it is bright. In the next few weeks I will be interviewing companies that are pushing the film photography …

Filmmaking

Canon 7D Mark II First Shots: Let the image quality comparisons begin!

The Canon 7D Mark II, announced earlier this week at the start of the Photokina trade show in Cologne, Germany, has been turning our servers into …