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  • newDebunking the Myths of Robert Capa on D-Day

    Debunking the Myths of Robert Capa on D-Day

    I want to give you a brief overview of an investigation that began almost five years ago, led by me but involving the efforts of photojournalist J. Ross Baughman, photo historian Rob McElroy, and ex-infantryman and amateur military historian Charles…
    - 15 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 6:26pm -
  • How to Save 100,000 Cameras: A Look Inside Camera Rescue
    Camera Rescue is a project based in Finland that’s working to rescue 100,000 analog cameras by 2020 in order to preserve them for future generations. Photographer Jordan Lockhart of Cameraville recently traveled to Tampere, Finland, and made this 1…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 8:00pm -
  • If Iconic Space Photos Had Been Shot with a Smartphone Camera…

    If Iconic Space Photos Had Been Shot with a Smartphone Camera…

    What would iconic space probe photos of celestial bodies in our solar system look like if they had been shot with an ordinary smartphone camera? Astronomer Scott Manley made this 12.5-minute video that explains the answer, which is: “not much.” T…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 7:00pm -
  • 12 Things I Learned While Teaching Street Photography

    12 Things I Learned While Teaching Street Photography

    For a while now I have been working on establishing myself as a street photography educator by leading lessons and workshops throughout London, focusing on documenting human behavior and emotion rather than more new-wave techniques involving light-ar…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 6:00pm -
  • A Gorgeous Tour of the Earth, As Seen from the ISS
    Philadelphia-based photographer Bruce W. Berry Jr. took recent photos and videos captured from the International Space Station (ISS) and edited them into this gorgeous 6-minute short film that takes viewers on a journey around the world. Berry gather…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 5:00pm -
  • A History of the Yosemite Firefall and Tips for Photographing It

    A History of the Yosemite Firefall and Tips for Photographing It

    Each year from summer of 1872, the owners of Glacier Point hotel started the event of Yosemite Firefall. For seven nights a week, they would spill hot embers from Glacier Point down to the valley 3000 feet below. The event ended in 1968 when the Nati…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 4:00pm -
  • Ep. 312: New Bodies, New Lenses and Old Kodak – and more
     Episode 312 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Fe…
    - 3 days ago 14 Feb 19, 9:08pm -
  • The Only Rule in Street Photography

    The Only Rule in Street Photography

    I see a lot of articles across the Internet claiming to know the “rules to follow” or the “things to avoid” in street photography, easily one of the most hotly debated genres. What they tend to misunderstand is just how little the genre cares…
    - 3 days ago 14 Feb 19, 6:05pm -
  • How to Clean Your Mirrorless Camera Sensor: Tools, Tactics, Tips, and Tricks
    Seeing spots in your photos? Your camera’s sensor might need a cleaning. If you’d like to go a do-it-yourself route and beyond a simple bulb blower, Michael The Maven made this 13-minute video walkthrough on how you can go about cleaning a mirror…
    - 3 days ago 14 Feb 19, 5:47pm -
  • Are Wedding Photography Competitions Fixed?

    Are Wedding Photography Competitions Fixed?

    In recent years I’ve been privileged to be on the jury for a whole range of photography competitions. These include single image competitions such as WPS International Excellence Awards, Masters of Wedding Photography, and the Irish wedding photogr…
    - 3 days ago 14 Feb 19, 5:10pm -

Fstoppers

  • newStop Lowering Your Prices and Start Increasing Value

    Stop Lowering Your Prices and Start Increasing Value

    Pricing was the area of professional photography I struggled with the most in the early years. However, it was far too recently that I realized I had a fundamental error in my approach to pricing and value.[ Read More ]
    - 10 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 11:00pm -
  • newA Sony User Tries the Canon EOS R

    A Sony User Tries the Canon EOS R

    When you hear about photographers talking about switching brands between Sony and Canon, it's almost exclusively from the latter to the former. However, with Canon finally jumping seriously into mirrorless cameras, it's interesting to see how Sony…
    - 11 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 10:00pm -
  • newYouTuber Shot While Live-Streaming 'First Amendment Audit'

    YouTuber Shot While Live-Streaming 'First Amendment Audit'

    A security guard shot a YouTuber who was filming a synagogue as part of a live-stream on Thursday, with thousands of followers watching the events as they unfolded live.[ Read More ]
    - 12 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 9:00pm -
  • newStop Watermarking Your Photographs

    Stop Watermarking Your Photographs

    Let go of the fear and leave your logo and watermark off your images. You will get more work and recognition because of it.[ Read More ]
    - 13 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 8:00pm -
  • newFour Tips Behind the Art of Photographing Non-Models in Studio

    Four Tips Behind the Art of Photographing Non-Models in Studio

    I recently spent time working alongside Alice Prenat, the portrait photographer behind the elegant Parisian studio, Portrait Madame. After her talent was discovered by Sue Bryce, Prenat launched an upscale brand and studio in Paris, where she celeb…
    - 14 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 7:00pm -
  • newExperiment With Different Types of Photography to Stay Creative

    Experiment With Different Types of Photography to Stay Creative

    At some point we will all get stuck. We will all feel like we’re not developing as creatives. These ruts can drive us down or they can be a wake-up call to do something different. How we handle them determines how we function as creatives afterwa…
    - 15 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 6:00pm -
  • newWhen Is Copying Not Plagarism? The Lines Are Somewhat Blurred

    When Is Copying Not Plagarism? The Lines Are Somewhat Blurred

    "Good artists copy, great artists steal" was a quote famously uttered by Steve Jobs, who attributed it to Pablo Picasso. But, like many aphorisms like it, the quote has many origin stories. So, who really was the original creator? Well, it's compli…
    - 16 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 5:00pm -
  • newUnderstanding Lightroom’s Tone Curve

    Understanding Lightroom’s Tone Curve

    Lightroom’s tone curve is one of the most powerful tools you have, but new photographers tend to overlook what this function offers. Here is everything you need to know about this tool.[ Read More ]
    - 17 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 4:00pm -
  • newWant to Get Vibrant Wedding Party Shots? Check Out This Video

    Want to Get Vibrant Wedding Party Shots? Check Out This Video

    Party time during weddings can be filled with vibrancy, energy, and those one-off expressions and poses that can only be achieved when guests let their hair down. But, how should you go about capturing them? Take a look.[ Read More ]
    - 18 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 3:00pm -
  • newWacom Introduces the New Pro Pen Slim

    Wacom Introduces the New Pro Pen Slim

    Wacom updated its Pro Pen series a while ago, and to address the needs of users, the new Pro Pen Slim has been introduced.[ Read More ]
    - 19 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 2:00pm -

PhotoFocus

  • newWeekly Wrap-Up: February 10-16, 2019
    The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published this week on Photofocus. This week we looked at how to find a photographic voice, gave a first look at the new Datacolor SpyderX Elite, went back in time to talk about capturing Hank Aaron’…
    - 12 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 9:00pm -
  • newExplore the abandoned world for Photographer of the Day!
    Urban exploration is one of those cool genres of photographs that a lot of us just can’t get enough of. For March, we’re looking for photos that highlight the run-down, dilapidated buildings you’ve stumbled upon. We’re excited to see what you…
    - 16 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 5:00pm -
  • newFree Photoshop Webinar Today
    We invite you to join us for Boosting Your Photoshop Workflow with New Technology with Richard Harrington How can AI, LUTs, and Tone mapping improve your images? Live Video Event in the Photoshop and Photography Group Saturday, February 16th at 11 AM…
    - 19 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 2:56pm -
  • newMoving from Apple Photos in macOS Mojave 10.14 to Lightroom Classic CC
    Apple’s updated Photos app in Mojave included some very helpful features for those in their ecosystem, but still not enough for me to keep using Apple Photos over Lightroom Classic CC. In this post, we will show you a quick and dirty way to move yo…
    - 22 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 11:00am -
  • Photographer of the Day: Dan Luner
    Category: Love Photographer: Dan Luner Photo: “Wild Wedding” In this image, Dan takes that faded film look and applies it to a wedding photograph, outside Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, PA. The feel here is perfect — it makes you think of t…
    - 1 day ago 16 Feb 19, 12:00am -

DPReview

The Big Picture (Boston Globe)

  • Smartphone society
    In a world where the smartphone is now ubiquitous, photographers capture daily life in which the personal device is part of the moment. Whether it is used for communication, navigation, a flashlight, a wallet, or to take photos, it’s an essential p…
    - 4 days ago 13 Feb 19, 4:33pm -
  • Highlights from the Patriots Super Bowl parade
    Hundreds of thousands of Patriots fans filled the streets of Boston to celebrate the team’s sixth Super Bowl win.Julian Edelman held up the Lombardi Trophy during the parade. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff)
    - 11 days ago 6 Feb 19, 4:25pm -
  • Super Bowl LIII: Patriots vs. Rams
    The New England Patriots face the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta. It is New England’s 11th Super Bowl appearance, and fourth in the last five years.New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady held his daughter at the podium. (Barr…
    - 13 days ago 4 Feb 19, 4:36am -
  • Globe staff photos of the month, January 2019
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: of winter storms, the partial federal government shutdown, a comfort dog in the class room, the Women’s March in Boston, and the Patriots’ road to Super Bowl LIII…
    - 15 days ago 2 Feb 19, 3:34am -
  • 100 years ago, Boston’s North End was hit by a deadly wave of molasses
    Welders carefully began cutting up the molasses tank with torches in the search for bodies on Jan. 20, 1919, five days after the Great Molasses Flood in Boston’s North End. Even though firemen constantly sprayed water on the twisted wreckage, it wa…
    - 19 days ago 29 Jan 19, 4:52pm -

The PhoBlographer

  • newHow To Turn Your Photography Writing Into A Form of Income
    Thanks to the internet everyone can get their words down on virtual paper and try to spread their message to the world. Certainly over the past five years the idea of writing from your laptop - and making money from it - has become a very attractive…
    - 4 hours ago 17 Feb 19, 5:00am -
  • newSynology Announces a New Network Storage DiskStation, The DS1019+
    Being able to store and backup all of your RAW and processed image files is incredibly important. We all know that if anything happens to those precious files we would be totally lost. Being able to access those files from anywhere on any device is a…
    - 22 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 11:33am -
  • newNew Updates Come to the Thrifty Phottix Raja Softbox Lineup
    Whether you're just getting into shooting portraits in the studio or already a seasoned portrait master, light modifiers like the softbox remains crucial tool for your work. It can be challenging to choose from all the available options out there. Fo…
    - 22 hours ago 16 Feb 19, 11:00am -
  • You’re Saying the Word Bokeh Wrong, Same with ISO!
    Have you ever been in a conversation with another photographer and you both end up trying to correct each other over the correct pronunciation of certain photography words and names? I know I have, and i'm sure that i'm not the only one. Fortunately…
    - 1 day ago 15 Feb 19, 11:00pm -
  • AP Sets Up GoFundMe for Family of Photojournalist Desmond Boylan
    Photojournalist Desmond Boylan was on assignment in Havana on December 29  for The Associated Press when he felt unwell and soon died of a heart attack. With his passing, his family also lost his only source of income. This is why AP took to crowdfu…
    - 2 days ago 15 Feb 19, 5:00pm -

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