Imaging

Landscape Photography Dos and Don'ts

If you're just getting into landscape photography, it can be a bit of a different experience from other genres. This great video will help you get …

Landscape Photography

How NOT to Approach a Photograper If You’re an ‘Influencer’

I really dislike it when photographers aren’t treated with respect for their time and talent. Sadly, it happens <i>way</i> too often.<p>Photographer Justin …

Photography

Using Third-Party Batteries Can Corrupt Your Video Files

Last week we were filming the second video ever using our new GH5s, and one of the cameras ran out of batteries in the middle of a take. At the time, …

Photography

I Got a Free Haircut Using My Camera

My name is Trey Cockrum, I am a wedding and portrait photographer based in Indiana. This is the story of how I recently traded my photography for a …

Photography

What Makeup Artists Wish Photographers Knew

Makeup artists are an invaluable part of the creative team for many photographers. In fact, there are certain genres of photography that rely so …

Photography

17 Things Every Photographer Should Be Able to Do in 10 Seconds

There are some abilities that should just be second nature to photographers. Here are 17 such things to make you have down pat to keep you prepared …

Photography

Save Big on This Guide For Posing Guide from Photographer Andy Armstrong

You can spend all the money in your bank account on the best gear available, and poor over lighting tutorials until the end of time, but if you fail …

Cameras

How to Sell Your Photography Gear

From time to time, you either buy new gear and need to sell your old stuff, or you have old gear that has just been collecting dust over the …

Money

Using Light to Create Separation

One of the most fundamental skills a photographer can have is the ability to separate their subject from the background. It goes beyond just physical …

Portrait Photography

Fstoppers Pre-Release Review: FREECAST Wireless Video System

One of the disadvantages of GoPro and DSLR video setups is your inability to use them in a broadcast setting. GoPro attempted to address this with …

Photography

500px and Format Team Up in Toronto for Online Photographer Portfolios

While everyone is busy arguing down here in the State,s two companies based in Toronto, Canada have joined forces in a collaboration to bring …

Web Design

The First Movie Camera - A History Lesson

If you want to be a photographer or filmmaker you need to know your art form's history, and how it came about. You need to know what has been done in …

Photography

Planning for a Photo and Still Shooting When Things Don't Go As Planned

The past few weeks I have been driving up the parkway here in New Jersey for work, my eye kept getting drawn towards this one specific railroad …

Photography

The Best Two-Handed iPhone Gimbal We Have Tested

Although you may not be ready to admit it, the iPhone is a professional video camera for many shooters. We use ours with a handheld gimbal at almost …

DSLR Cameras

The 5 Best Film Scanners Under $200

Scanning film is probably the least attractive part of shooting film, but that doesn’t mean you should neglect this stage. Nowadays, we all want to …

Photography

The Modern Democracy of Photojournalism: The Digital Era...

We live in a world driven by immediacy.<p>We have countless sources of information through our various social media platforms.<p>The curious dynamics …

Street Photography

Win this cool bag from ThinkTank! $279 value!

My goal with AYP is to provide a complete system for all levels of photographers that is easy to use. It is based on thousands of hours of interviews …

Photography

How I Shot the Holi Festival in India

Shooting events with a ton of people can always be a bit overwhelming at times. There are thing constantly happening all around you, pulling your …

Photography

4 Shoot-Saving Products Every Beauty/Fashion Photographer Should Keep In Their Bag

Shooting fashion can be a whirlwind of activity as you try to corral a team of creatives into constructing an amazing array of images. More than with …

Photography

Tips From a Fashion Photographer to Improve Formal Bridal Photos for Wedding Photographers

A spectacular shot of a bride in her gown can be one of the most enduring images in the spectrum of bridal photos. I’ll state up front that I am not …

Weddings

Fstoppers Community Reaches 100,000 Photo Uploads: How to Be Featured

We're pleased to announce that today, the Fstoppers Community reached the milestone of 100,000 photo uploads. As our group of talented creatives …

Photography

Light L16 Camera Gets a Refresh Even Before It Ships

The Light L16, the camera you’ve been hearing about for the last couple years with 16 lenses and sensors packed into a phone-sized package, has …

Cameras

The Best Camera-Phone Gear

Earth Day is Saturday, so to help you fill your Insta feed with epic landscape shots, we called pro photographer Austin Mann and asked him to recommend some of his favorite camera-phone gear. We snuck in some of our favorite accessories, too.<p>iPhone 7 Plus (Starting at $770)<p>As we’ve argued before, …

Photography

The Best Items For Your DSLR

If you've had a DSLR for any amount of time, you've likely realized a few things.<p>First, there's a lot to learn about how to use your camera.<p>Second, …

DSLR Cameras

Choose the Right Tripod and Use It Correctly and You’re Guaranteed to Make Better Images

If there’s one photo accessory that’s guaranteed to improve your results, especially when shooting with long lenses and under low-light conditions, …

Photography

Zooming With Your Feet and Your Lens Aren't the Same Thing

A common saying among proponents of prime lenses when confronted with the versatility of zoom lenses is: "Zoom with your feet!" However, that does …

Photography

Breaking News From Breakthrough Photography

A New Kickstarter from Breakthrough Photography<p>Breakthrough Photography has recently released the details of their newest endeavor – entering the …

Kickstarter

‘Nubrella’: Hands-Free Umbrella Keeps Your Camera Safe From The Rain

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Image via Nubrella<br>Recently, Shark Tank contestant Rick Pescovitz introduced the ‘Photo Pod’, an …

Photography

How the Nubrella Evolved into a Specialty Accessory for Photographers

When your concept design doesn't go the way you thought it would, look for a new market<p>Steven M. Johnson's Armbrella might not be a real product, but …

Design

Tips and Advice for Photo ‘Noobs’, Courtesy of Kai Wong

Former DigitalRev host and photo industry personality (do we have those?) Kai Wong is setting aside the gear reviews for a minute to help out the …

Photography