Behind the Cameras

By Pong Ampa | Cameras Photo Photographer and Model

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. …

Landscape Photography

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 …

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

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 …

Photoshop

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 …

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 …

DSLR vs Mirrorless: Which is right for you?

DSLR vs Mirrorless: Guide to help you decide which is right for you?<p>A Post By: Simon Ringsmuth<p>Recently there has been a great deal of buzz in the …

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 …

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 …

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> …

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, …

Digital Photography

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

A Post By: James Maher<p>How many times have you had this interaction?<p><i>“This photo is beautiful!”</i><p><i>“Thanks!”</i><p>End of conversation.<p>There’s nothing wrong with …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Hasselblad H5D-50c WiFi Adds (You Guessed It) WiFi to the 50MP CMOS System

Hasselblad and PhaseOne are officially flip-flopping as PhaseOne just added its no-WiFi IQ150 following a much earlier IQ250 announcement and …

10 Must-Have Camera Settings for Concert Photography

The correct camera settings are key to getting awesome concert photos in low light situations. Maybe you were in this situation before. You used the …

Which Three Lenses do You Need for Photography?

A Post By: Andrew S. Gibson<p>I used an 85mm lens fitted with a 500D close-up lens to create this photo of a Chinese Water Dragon.<p>Two things occurred to …

Prolost Bespoke Vintage Presets Are Like Instagram Filters For Lightroom

You might have heard of Stu Maschwitz before, possibly from his work on these Red Giant video projects, or perhaps the Plastic Bullet app he made a …

How to Photograph People: 7 Tips for Photographers Who Never Photograph People

No matter what type of photography you specialize in or prefer, at some point you will find yourself having to photograph a human, or multiple …

Photography

5 Pro-Tips for Publishing Your FIRST Fashion Editorial

Walking into a bookstore, grabbing a magazine off the shelves, and seeing your name and images in print is nothing short of wonderful! Getting …

From Sydney to the Outback: Julie Fletcher's Incredible Australian Landscapes

After becoming disenchanted by a mundane lifestyle in Sydney Australia 12 years ago, Julie Fletcher escaped and found solace in travelling throughout …