PetaPixel

  • newTEDx Talk: Two Views in Documentary Photography
    Here’s an inspiring 14-minute TEDx Talk by photographer Billy Weeks about documentary photography. Weeks explores that specific moment in which a photographer and subject “intersect with a single point of view.” Coming from a poor background,…
    - 19 mins ago 23 Jan 18, 7:29pm -
  • newPhotographer David Burnett Switches to Sony After 40 Years of Canon

    Photographer David Burnett Switches to Sony After 40 Years of Canon

    Renowned photojournalist David Burnett has just announced that he’s switching over to Sony camera equipment after over 40 years of shooting with Canon gear. Burnett recorded this 5-minute video about his decision. Burnett is one of the top photojou…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jan 18, 6:24pm -
  • newHow to Take Great Portraits with Only One Studio Light

    How to Take Great Portraits with Only One Studio Light

    If you’re into shooting high-quality portraits with minimal studio equipment, here’s a 6-minute video from photographer Manny Ortiz that explains how you can take great, dramatic portraits with just a single studio light. “Using one light is…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 5:21pm -
  • newDJI Mavic Air: 4K in DJI’s Most Portable Camera Drone Ever

    DJI Mavic Air: 4K in DJI’s Most Portable Camera Drone Ever

    DJI has just announced a brand new drone, the Mavic Air, at an event in New York City. The new drone sits between the foldable Mavic Pro and the ultra-portable Spark and combines some of the best features of both worlds. The Mavic Air features a came…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 4:31pm -
  • newSelect Subject is Here: Photoshop Now Has AI-Powered One-Click Selections

    Select Subject is Here: Photoshop Now Has AI-Powered One-Click Selections

    Adobe today announced the release of Photoshop version 19.1 for Windows and Mac. One of the big new features is the Select Subject tool teased back in November 2017. Photoshop can now help you make a selection of a subject with just a single click us…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 3:34pm -
  • newThis is What Digital Cameras Were Like in 1995
    There are plenty of new digital camera unboxing videos these days, but they’re generally not like this one. Lazy Game Reviews got its hands on an Epson PhotoPC and created this 11-minute video showing what it was like to unbox and use a digital cam…
    - 22 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 9:43pm -
  • newWhy I Rejected Your Request for Free Photos

    Why I Rejected Your Request for Free Photos

    This post is dedicated to all the people who have completely lost their sense of common decency. I have a destructive humbleness that most people do not understand (myself included). I do not have a Patreon page, I do not run ads on my website, I hav…
    - 23 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 8:39pm -
  • newThese Photos Show the Trails Used by Irish Catholics to Reach ‘Secret Masses’

    These Photos Show the Trails Used by Irish Catholics to Reach ‘Secret Masses’

    Photographer Caitriona Dunnett has spent years doing background research for her photography project Mass Paths, which depicts the old trails used by Irish Catholics for attending “forbidden mass.” The photo technique used is the “digital co…
    - 24 hours ago 22 Jan 18, 7:54pm -
  • How I Got to Shoot a SpaceX Rocket Launch from Orlando’s Soccer Stadium

    How I Got to Shoot a SpaceX Rocket Launch from Orlando’s Soccer Stadium

    As a photographer that isn’t associated with any news media, it can sometimes be difficult to get access to certain opportunities. With space, this is especially true, since access normally means the ability to place a camera near a launchpad in ar…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 7:40pm -
  • How to Make a DIY Pinhole Lens with a Camera Body Cap: A 1-Minute Guide

    How to Make a DIY Pinhole Lens with a Camera Body Cap: A 1-Minute Guide

    Have a camera body cap lying around collecting dust? Did you know that you can easily turn it into a do-it-yourself pinhole lens? Matt from Blue Mantle Films created this 1.5-minute video tutorial that shows how. The basic gist is that you’ll need…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 7:11pm -

Fstoppers

  • newHow to Retouch Newborn Photography in Photoshop

    How to Retouch Newborn Photography in Photoshop

    If you’ve ever wondered how photographers can create such dreamy images of newborns, this is the perfect tutorial to watch. Newborn photography is an art that can require a great deal of patience and creativity. The post-processing workflow is no…
    - 37 mins ago 23 Jan 18, 7:11pm -
  • newNikon Tops Holiday Sales in Full-Frame Interchangeable-Lens Camera Category

    Nikon Tops Holiday Sales in Full-Frame Interchangeable-Lens Camera Category

    With all the news about Canon's ever-steady lead in general camera sales, it might be surprising to find that Nikon sold more full-frame, interchangeable-lens cameras than any other manufacturer December 2017. Of course, this is helped greatly by th…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jan 18, 6:35pm -
  • newHow Does the New DJI Mavic Air Compare to the Mavic Pro and the Spark?

    How Does the New DJI Mavic Air Compare to the Mavic Pro and the Spark?

    Now that DJI has officially launched the new Mavic Air, comparisons have already begun with DJI's recent drone releases, namely the Mavic Pro and the Spark. So, how does the Air fare? Tom Frey of Tom's Tech Time has all of the answers in a great com…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 6:07pm -
  • newCollege Athletics Department Photographer Accused of Abusing Taxpayer Funds

    College Athletics Department Photographer Accused of Abusing Taxpayer Funds

    The chief photographer of the University of Tennessee (UT) Athletics Department has been accused of "abus[ing] university work time and equipment for his personal benefit" by getting paid to photograph non-UT athletes for other schools while working…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 5:10pm -
  • newDJI Announces the Brand New Mavic Air

    DJI Announces the Brand New Mavic Air

    Most of us who know drones know that DJI is one of the leaders in the industry. Over the past few years, they have been making some of the best products for both professionals and consumers. With other companies like GoPro, Yuneec, and Autel trying…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 4:19pm -
  • newFstoppers Interviews Commercial Photographer Erik Almas On Becoming Successful

    Fstoppers Interviews Commercial Photographer Erik Almas On Becoming Successful

    Erik Almas is an inspiration to many of us not only with the work he does as a commercial photographer but also as a person who shares the struggles and successes he had in his career. No doubt that he works with many companies and brands we can onl…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 4:00pm -
  • newHow a Pancake Lens Will Change the Way You Take Photographs

    How a Pancake Lens Will Change the Way You Take Photographs

    As a minimalist (read, "simpleton"), there's something that appeals to me about prime lenses. Unfortunately, the other side of being a minimalist (read, "cheapskate") means that I tend to avoid using gear that doesn't offer flexibility. When I rando…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 3:00pm -
  • newAdobe Releases Update to Photoshop CC, Includes Powerful New Selection Tool

    Adobe Releases Update to Photoshop CC, Includes Powerful New Selection Tool

    Today, Adobe has released Photoshop CC 19.1 with some major improvements and new features that are sure to please a lot of photographers. Check out what's new![ Read More ]
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 2:10pm -
  • newHow Shooting One Person Several Times Can Advance Your Photography

    How Shooting One Person Several Times Can Advance Your Photography

    I've noticed a trend in people photography, namely, many of us tend to move from one model to the next one far too quickly, and far too often. At times, it appears that it doesn't really matter who the next subject is or what their personality is li…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 1:00pm -
  • newThe Story of the World's First Digital Camera as Told By Its Inventor

    The Story of the World's First Digital Camera as Told By Its Inventor

    It's hard to believe that digital cameras have been in existence for over four decades, but thanks to one creative engineer, we have one of the most ubiquitous pieces of modern technology. Hear the story of the birth of our beloved cameras from the…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 8:00am -

PhotoFocus

  • newFree Webinar: Make Online Portfolios
    Photography has to be seen to be valuable for the photographer. Photofocus publisher, Rich Harrington, and managing editor, Kevin Ames host this tip-packed webinar on how to build a photographic portfolio and get it online. We’ll talk about options…
    - 48 mins ago 23 Jan 18, 7:00pm -
  • newA New Kind of Acrylic: TruLife
    Recently, my friend and fellow Photofocus author, Levi Sim, called me up and asked me about how I print my photos for my clients. We discussed the options I have and where I like to have them printed and he asked me if I had ever used acrylics. I sha…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • newPhotographer of the Day: Ryszard Domański
    Category: Travel Photographer:  Ryszard Domański – “Return Home“ A great use of the waning sunlight and silhouettes on this image. I love the light on the sheep and the shapes that are made. Sometimes we forget to ‘see local’ when we ar…
    - 20 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 12:00am -
  • Photography Marketing: Preparing for Facebook’s New News Feed Algorithm
    Last week, Facebook announced plans to change its News Feed algorithm. As with any change that Facebook makes, this was met with some backlash from its users — even before it’s been initiated. Usually, I’m one to wait things out, but with Faceb…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 5:00pm -
  • Svalbard (Part 2-thermal preparation)
    Traveling to a polar region, whether the Arctic or the Antarctic, instantly brings to mind glaciers, icebergs, and very possibly snow, sleet or rain.  These regions also can have rapidly changing conditions, all in the same day.   It takes special…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 2:00pm -

DPReview

  • newNikon claimed the #1 spot in the full-frame camera market for December 2017
    Nikon says the jump to #1 was due to 'exceptional demand' for the D850.Nikon made a major sales announcement today, revealing that the company had achieved the #1 spot in the full frame camera market for December 2017. More specifically, th…
    - 20 mins ago 23 Jan 18, 7:28pm -
  • newDJI unveils the Mavic Air: Mavic Pro specs in a Spark-sized body
    DPReview was on hand in New York City as DJI unveiled its newest drone, the Mavic Air, which fuses enthusiast-oriented features and foldable design from the company's Mavic Pro line of drones with the compact form factor if its Spark model. Th…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 3:24pm -
  • newPhotoshop CC update adds AI-powered subject selection tool and more
    The AI-powered Select Subject feature that Adobe demoed back in November has finally arrived in Photoshop CC! The feature was officially released just minutes ago in Photoshop CC version 19.1, which also includes the addition of a Decontaminat…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • newGoogle Pixel 2 gallery updated
    The Google Pixel 2 represents truly impressive computational photography output. And while we're currently hashing out a full review from a photographer's perspective – to be published in the near future – we wanted to share this enormous update…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • Speed Test: iMac Pro vs Alienware PC, Mac Pro and MacBook Pro
    Photographer and Photoshop expert Colin Smith of PhotoshopCAFE recently embarked on a test many photo and video editors have been asking for: comparing the new iMac Pro against some of its main competition. In Colin's case, he pit a slightly upgrade…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 7:40pm -

The Big Picture (Boston Globe)

  • Patriots win AFC Championship
    Patriots beat the Jacksonville Jaguars and are headed to the Super Bowl once again.Chris Hogan and Danny Amendola celebrated Amendola’s touchdown in the fourth quarter as the Patriots took the lead. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff)
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 18, 7:23pm -
  • Powerful winter storm hits Mass.
    Kathleen O’Day shovels out her car for a second time in South Boston on Jan. 5. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 18, 11:23pm -
  • Animals up-close
    Photographers allow us to get up-close and personal with animals all around the world.A rhino baby, not named yet, walks outside for the first time with her mother Naima at Blijdorp Zoo in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Jan. 4. The rhinoceros baby was…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 18, 8:31pm -
  • The best Boston Globe photos of 2017
    Globe photographers share the stories behind what went into making the year’s best photos, as selected by the editors of the Globe Magazine and photo department.August 19 / Boston -- I was assigned to cover what was called the “Free Speech” ra…
    - 17 days ago 6 Jan 18, 9:38pm -
  • Globe staff photos of the month, December 2017
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: of frigid cold, Madison Park High School students walking out, First Night celebrations, high school Super Bowl championships, and the Patriots’ push for the playof…
    - 19 days ago 4 Jan 18, 4:45pm -

The PhoBlographer

  • newNikon was #1 in Full Frame Camera Sales For 2017 Holiday Season
    Earlier last year a lot, and we mean a lot, of noise was made last year with the news that Sony had overtaken Nikon to take the #2 spot in US full frame camera sales when that was announced last year. But now Nikon has an interesting headline-inducin…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jan 18, 6:27pm -
  • newThis Unusual Lens was Used at the Nevada Test Site in the 1950s
    Today's awesome vintage find on ebay is something for collectors with a taste for rarity and curiosity for military history. You definitely don't see a 1000mm 40-inch f/8 Cyclotar lens spring up from the depths of ebay everyday!What exactly is th…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 5:00pm -
  • newAdobe Looks To Make Your Selections as Easy as One-Click In Latest Photoshop CC Update
    Isn’t it any photographer or graphic designers dream? To be able to just click on the object in an image you are working on, and having the software be able to automatically be able to detect that object and make an accurate selection. Obviously, t…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • newReview: Peak Design Slide Lite Strap II (On the Sony a6000)
    With the Peak Design Slide Lite strap, you've got a brand new option and some cool innovations from the favorite company of many outdoors photographers. The Peak Design Slide Lite strap is a camera strap designed for lighter cameras--like mirrorles…
    - 9 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 11:00am -
  • newSlava Semeniuta Paints “Velvet Mountains” with Vibrant Hues
    Stuck in a rut and in need of some landscape photography inspiration? If you like some color on your landscapes, you'll definitely enjoy looking through Slava Semeniuta's photographs of jagged peaks in stunning scarlet. The Russian artist and photogr…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Jan 18, 8:00am -

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