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Learn how to make your images look more dramatic using simple techniques in Photoshop. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Kim Simpson)
With a new court decision, the real estate market is going to change, and that means there may be fewer jobs for the average real estate photographer. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Korbin Bielski)
A number of years ago, while still an ambassador for Hasselblad, I received a fateful phone call from a gentleman asking if he could pick my brain about the newly released Hasselblad X1D. I agreed, and we proceeded to talk about cameras, both past and present, along with the photos we had taken with them. It was a jovial conversation, but it wasn't until we were talking about the Hasselblad 500 that he said the line: "That is the camera I used to photograph the Mir Space Station." [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Blair Bunting)
Creating standout portraits hinges on understanding and controlling light. This excellent video tutorial illuminates how to balance bright sunlight with off-camera flash to sculpt dimension and mood and shows that hard light can be just as compelling as soft light. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Photography has always existed in multiple spheres - as an artistic medium, a vehicle for documenting history, a channel for self-expression, a tool for surveillance, and a form of casual communication. With the meteoric rise of social media in the 21st century, however, the ways in which photos are produced, consumed, and understood have profoundly changed. While social media offers photographers unparalleled opportunities for visibility, it has also homogenized photographic styles, marginalized minority voices, and constrained creative freedom. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
With Sony unveiling a new flagship a9 III model featuring a global shutter sensor, speculation instantly swirled whether Canon would follow suit for its next generation of mirrorless cameras. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
A legal battle is unfolding between iconic rock band Guns N' Roses and their photographer of over a decade, Katarina Benzova. Benzova filed a lawsuit in November alleging egregious copyright infringement and sexual harassment by the band's management. Guns N' Roses denies the claims and filed a preemptive countersuit challenging Benzova's copyright ownership. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Finding a good composition can be tricky at times, especially when photographing landscapes. After all, nature can be a bit chaotic. I believe the key to capturing interesting images is finding a good balance in your composition. Of course, this principle applies to other photography genres as well. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Nando Harmsen)
The DJI Osmo Pocket 3 is here, and it takes a respected device and adds a nifty new design and a nice range of new features and upgrades. This great video review takes a look at the new device and the sort of performance and video quality you can expect from it in use. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Cross polarization transforms images of a variety of clear subjects into rainbow, fluorescent works of art with equipment that you probably already have. Learn the easy process behind this clever optical technique to create some masterpieces of your own. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Kim Simpson)
Learn a new method of image manipulation with this insightful Photoshop tutorial brought to you by Sigourney Whitesel Studio. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Kim Simpson)
A captivating musical is bringing the inspiring story of Matthew Murphy, a Montana-raised dance prodigy turned Broadway photographer, to center stage. "35mm: A Musical Exhibition" melds Murphy's evocative personal images with songs composed in response to the photographs. The University of Montana's talented Zootown Cabaret ensemble will perform the show November 17-18 in Missoula. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Viltrox has quickly endeared themselves to many photographers by offering extremely affordable lenses that often offer performance and image quality far beyond what their prices might suggest. Their latest offering, the AF 75mm f/1.2 XF, promises Fujifilm users an extremely wide aperture in tandem with a short telephoto focal length, which should capture the attention of budget-conscious portrait and wedding photographers everywhere. This great video review takes a look at the lens and just what you can expect from it in usage. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Film cameras are making an unexpected comeback, experiencing a revival in popularity among teenagers and young adults. Vintage cameras like the Nikon F3, Canon AE-1, and Pentax K1000 that were collecting dust in basements are now selling like hot cakes on auction sites and at vintage shops. But this analog resurgence faces challenges around film scarcity and cost. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Nikon’s mirrorless lens lineup is slowly but surely growing, but a good lens selection can’t rely on only first-party offerings. Other manufacturers matter greatly. The new Tamron 150-500mm is a welcome addition to the Z mount, with its long telephoto range, decent aperture, and compact size. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Ondřej Vachek)
Understanding how to leverage shutter speed is one of the biggest keys to mastering photography. This highly informative video provides a comprehensive beginner's guide to shutter speed, with tips for both basic and more creative techniques. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Since its origins in the 19th century, photography has proven to be a powerful medium for documenting human life and bringing awareness to social issues. When a photograph captures an injustice or iconic moment, it can resonate around the world and galvanize people to take action. Photography's unique ability to convey visual information makes it an unparalleled tool for social change. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Just a few weeks ago, Skylum added GenErase to the Neo platform, a smart AI erase and fill feature. Now, they are adding the second part of their trilogy of AI tech: this one is GenSwap. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Mel Martin)
As influencers and amateur photographers increasingly use gyms as backdrops for photoshoots and workout videos, health clubs across the UK are starting to fight back. Citing concerns around privacy, safety, and disruption to other members, major chains like Virgin Active, PureGym, and Fitness First have begun implementing restrictions on filming and photography within their facilities. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Alex Cooke)
Phase One, Quantum Systems, and Trimble have unveiled the P5, a cutting-edge 128 MP medium-format UAV camera. Under 700 g, it’s crafted for unmatched aerial survey precision and image clarity, revolutionizing high-res data capture in lightweight survey gear. [ Read More ]Original link(Originally posted by Usman Dawood)

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