Sam Forbes

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Fresh Rumors Suggest Canon is Looking at Jumping Into Medium Format

The idea that Canon would take the leap into medium format has been tossed around as both rumor and joke. Last August, we were told to expect a Canon …

How to do Off-Camera Flash Photography with Canon Speedlites

Being faced with the prospect of using off-camera flash sends many new photographers running for the hills. Learning to use flash effectively can be …

7 Ways To Create Authentic & Powerful Portraits

by Steven McConnell Do you remember the time you were learning to drive a car? If you’re like most people, it began as a purely technical, logical …

Photography

Midtown is a Manhattan Time-Lapse Made Up of 50K Photos Shot Over 6 Months

When you think of New York City, the places that come to mind most likely revolve around Midtown Manhattan. The Empire State Building, the …

Apple Reported to Announce Next iPhone on September 10

Speculation about the next iPhone -- presumably called the iPhone 5S -- have been mounting over the last few months, and now, a launch date may be at …

Amazing

Review: Panasonic 35-100mm f2.8 (Micro Four Thirds)

If you’re looking for an excellent telephoto zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds, Panasonic has created the 35-100mm f2.8 to cover you–giving you the …

Tips for Approaching & Photographing Strangers

Street photography can be nerve-racking for some people. The idea of talking to strangers and/or capturing photos of them can be daunting. There are …

Street Photography

Les Rencontres d'Arles 2013 – review

In his introduction to the 44th Arles photography festival, the director François Hebel asks: "What place does black-and-white photography still hold …

collection

Interesting Photo of the Day: Petra, the City Carved in Rock

Petra, also known as the Rose City, is an ancient city in Jordan that experts claim was built as early as 312 BC. Its defining feature is the massive …

Archaeology

15 Fun Jumping Pictures

Jumping is a fun way to express your excitement, and it always seems to put a smile on someone’s face. I personally don’t think anyone is ever too …

Stormy

Kurt Dudley and Sarah Land

Today wecomplete h the Honorable Mentions from the 2013 Lenscratch Student Competition. Congratulations to both Kurt Dudley and Sarah Marie Land! …