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  • newPhotographers, Beware: ‘I LOVE NY’ is Trademarked by New York

    Photographers, Beware: ‘I LOVE NY’ is Trademarked by New York

    If you’ve ever been on the streets of New York City, you’ve likely seen the iconic I Love New York slogan and logo that has been around since 1977. But if you’re a photographer who sells photos, here’s something you need to know: that logo is…
    - 14 mins ago 22 Apr 21, 4:22pm -
  • newIs it Too Early to Resume In-Person Photography Events?

    Is it Too Early to Resume In-Person Photography Events?

    Since February 2020, the entire world has been experiencing what is likely a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic. No country was spared, and here at home in the United States, we somehow managed to be one of the most infected countries on the planet. More th…
    - 28 mins ago 22 Apr 21, 4:08pm -
  • newCanon Clarifies Discontinuing 26 EF Lenses: ‘Series Optimization’

    Canon Clarifies Discontinuing 26 EF Lenses: ‘Series Optimization’

    Over the last month, Canon has been reportedly discontinuing EF lenses as the company focuses on mirrorless. While most regions have been silent when questioned on the subject, Canon Australia has released a statement explaining that the process is m…
    - 52 mins ago 22 Apr 21, 3:44pm -
  • newHow to Take Gorgeous Smartphone Photos of the Lyrid Meteor Shower

    How to Take Gorgeous Smartphone Photos of the Lyrid Meteor Shower

    The Lyrid meteor shower happens every year from April 16 through April 26, with the peak occurring typically around April 22. Taking great photos of the event does not require a high-end camera though, and you can get some great results with your sma…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 2:40pm -
  • newFujifilm and Nintendo Made an Instant Photo Printer for Switch Gamers

    Fujifilm and Nintendo Made an Instant Photo Printer for Switch Gamers

    Fujifilm and Nintendo have teamed up to create a new smartphone printer that lets Nintendo Switch gamers print out their in-game photos as Instax instant photos. It’s called the Instax Mini Link for Nintendo Switch Smartphone Printer. The new devic…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 5:49am -
  • newTamron Launches 150-500mm Super-Telephoto Zoom for Sony E-Mount

    Tamron Launches 150-500mm Super-Telephoto Zoom for Sony E-Mount

    Tamron has announced the 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD, the company’s first full-frame super-telephoto zoom lens for Sony mirrorless cameras. Where the Tamron 150-600mm has proven popular for DSLRs, the new 150-500mm is sure to entice Sony sports…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 3:00am -
  • newTamron Unveils World’s First 11-20mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony APS-C E-Mount

    Tamron Unveils World’s First 11-20mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony APS-C E-Mount

    Tamron has announced the 11-20mm f/2.8 Di III-A RXD variable wide-angle zoom lens for Sony E-Mount APS-C mirrorless cameras. Tamron says that it is the world’s first ultra-wide-angle zoom lens in its class to feature a consistent f/2.8 aperture. Ta…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 3:00am -
  • newThe Tamagotchi Pix Mixes the Classic Virtual Pet with a Built-in Camera

    The Tamagotchi Pix Mixes the Classic Virtual Pet with a Built-in Camera

    The latest Tamagotchi model, Tamagotchi Pix, adds a touch of augmented reality with a built-in camera that allows players to take photos with their digital pet along with a few other additional gameplay features. Tamagotchi virtual and pocket-sized p…
    - 18 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 10:43pm -
  • newKandao’s Obsidian Pro 12K 360 Camera is Loaded with 8 APS-C Sensors

    Kandao’s Obsidian Pro 12K 360 Camera is Loaded with 8 APS-C Sensors

    Kandao is going all-in on high-quality, VR-ready, 360-degree video with its newly-announced Obsidian Pro. The company is calling it the “world’s-first cinematic 360-degree camera with 8 APS-C sensors” to offer 24 million pixels of high-resoluti…
    - 20 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 8:50pm -
  • newThe Winners of the All About Photo Awards 2021, Mind’s Eye Competition

    The Winners of the All About Photo Awards 2021, Mind’s Eye Competition

    All About Photo (AAP) has announced the winners of its 2021 “Mind’s Eye” competition. The sixth annual competition saw entries from 23 different countries and was judged by a panel of 10 experts who narrowed the winners to a selection of 40 imp…
    - 20 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 8:12pm -

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  • newRemembering a Photogragh as the Event: Your Memory Isn't What You Think It Is!

    Remembering a Photogragh as the Event: Your Memory Isn't What You Think It Is!

    Almost everyone has a cell phone these days and by extension, a phone camera. This means that anyone with a phone can create a decent enough image. To clarify, I’m not trying to debate whether someone is a “real photographer” or not. Instead,…
    - 36 mins ago 22 Apr 21, 4:00pm -
  • newA Beginner's Guide to Using Telephoto Lenses

    A Beginner's Guide to Using Telephoto Lenses

    One of the most exciting things about moving into dedicated photo equipment is the ability to use more specialized focal lengths, with telephoto lenses being one of the best way to expand your creative options. This helpful video tutorial will show…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 3:00pm -
  • newGive Samyang/Rokinon Your Feedback and Win a Prize

    Give Samyang/Rokinon Your Feedback and Win a Prize

    If you’ve bought a lens made by Samyang or Rokinon in the last couple of years, the company wants your feedback and is offering participants the chance to win a prize in return.[ Read More ]
    - 3 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 2:02pm -
  • newTamron Announces the Ultra-Wide 11-20mm f/2.8 for Sony APS-C Cameras

    Tamron Announces the Ultra-Wide 11-20mm f/2.8 for Sony APS-C Cameras

    Tamron has announced its latest lens for Sony APS-C cameras: the ultra-wide 11-20mm f/2.8 Di III-A2 RXD — the first APS-C lens of its type to offer such a fast maximum aperture.[ Read More ]
    - 9 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 7:41am -
  • newTamron Announces a New Ultra-Telephoto Lens with a Massive Zoom Range of 150-500mm

    Tamron Announces a New Ultra-Telephoto Lens with a Massive Zoom Range of 150-500mm

    Tamron just announced a new ultra-telephoto lens with a massive zoom range: the 150-500mm f//5-6.7 Di III VC VXD for Sony full frame cameras.[ Read More ]
    - 10 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 6:45am -
  • newHow Side-Lighting Can Bring Out Better Texture in Photographs

    How Side-Lighting Can Bring Out Better Texture in Photographs

    We talk a ton about front-lighting and backlighting quite a bit, but of course, you do not always have to work with the sun directly behind you or in front of you. Side-lighting is another option, and it offers a powerful tool for bringing out the…
    - 18 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 11:00pm -
  • newHow to Use Content Aware Fill in Photoshop

    How to Use Content Aware Fill in Photoshop

    Photoshop is full of a variety of tools, and there are many different ways to accomplish the same task, some more time-consuming than others. One of the most powerful time-saving tools out there is Content Aware Fill. This excellent video tutorial…
    - 19 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 10:01pm -
  • new7 Easily Missed Wedding Photos and How To Make Sure You Get Them

    7 Easily Missed Wedding Photos and How To Make Sure You Get Them

    Wedding photography is a high-stakes genre, with a lot of must-have shots for which you do not get a second chance. This excellent video tutorial discusses seven easily missed wedding photos and what you can do to make sure you get all the shots.[…
    - 20 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 9:01pm -
  • newWhy a Two-Sensor Camera Could Be a Fantastic Option

    Why a Two-Sensor Camera Could Be a Fantastic Option

    The concept of creating a mirrorless system is very similar in the case of all the camera manufacturers: get rid of the mirror and create a new lens mount closer to the sensor. What if there was another option to do it, arguably a better one?[ Rea…
    - 21 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 8:01pm -
  • newHow to Whiten Teeth in Photoshop

    How to Whiten Teeth in Photoshop

    By far, one of the most common retouching tasks you will undertake is whitening someone's teeth. Luckily, unlike some other editing requests, whitening teeth is a fairly straightforward and quick process. This excellent video tutorial will show you…
    - 22 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 7:01pm -

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The Big Picture (Boston Globe)

  • Life during the coronavirus pandemic
    Globe staff photographers document the Boston area and beyond during this unprecented time. The gallery is updated weekly throughout the crisis.Friends and family drove by Gavin Brennan’s house to wish Gavin a happy birthday on April 30 in Dedham.…
    - 14 May 20, 7:58pm -
  • A funeral home copes with the surge during the coronavirus pandemic
    During normal times, Joe Ruggiero Jr. might hold 25 funerals a month; this April there have been 71. Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases, his family’s funeral home in East Boston is so overrun that the tribute lounge and cafe normally used to display…
    - 5 May 20, 11:49pm -
  • Boston Globe staff photographer Erin Clark named Feature Photography Pulitzer finalist for 2020
    Patrick Lupien and Mariah LeMieux-Lupien knew they were going to be evicted from their apartment in Biddeford, Maine. The lapse was a matter of basic math: As Mariah put it, when you don’t have it, you don’t have it. Despite Patrick’s $40,000 a…
    - 4 May 20, 8:41pm -
  • Photos: One day on the front lines of COVID-19
    Jessica Rinaldi documented a Cataldo ambulance crew as they worked their 24-hour shift.Monday, 9:23 a.m. EMT Emily Moran of Melrose and paramedic Ricky Cormio of Medford lifted an elderly patient who had a fever, a possible sign of COVID-19, onto a…
    - 11 Apr 20, 4:19pm -
  • Globe staff photos of the month, March 2020
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month before the coronavirus grabbed the region’s attention: the end of Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 presidential campaign, L Street ice swimmers practicing at Dorchester Ba…
    - 4 Apr 20, 4:47am -

The PhoBlographer

  • newUnder $1,000 for Cameras with IBIS and More? You Bet!
    Technology has come a long way. What used to be high-end features are now present in entry-level camera models. However, don't let the term entry-level fool you. For under $1,000 these days, you can get Mirrorless cameras with IBIS, eye autofocus, ex…
    - 36 mins ago 22 Apr 21, 4:00pm -
  • newThis Powerful PC Has a Gorgeous Screen: HP ZBook Firefly G8 Review
    For creatives, choosing a laptop is a delicate balance between ergonomics, performance, and price. The HP ZBook Firefly G8 prioritizes the latter two, mixing as much as 32 GB of memory in builds that are nearly half the cost of a similarly outfitted…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 10:00am -
  • newThese Two New Tamron Lenses Beg to Be Used Outdoors
    If there were any brand that I'd trust to use outdoors on Sony cameras, it would be Tamron. Pretty much every lens of theirs is weather sealed. And more importantly, they're all built very well and lightweight. Tonight, Tamron is announcing two new l…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Apr 21, 3:00am -
  • newIt’s Time to Accept The Faces of Photography Are Changing
    Like most of society, the photography community is protective of its elders. Those that came before and paved the way are held in the highest regards - and rightly so! People see names like Henri Cartier-Bresson and Diane Arbus as the masters. While…
    - 19 hours ago 21 Apr 21, 10:01pm -
  • 4 Small Cameras That Will Help Keep You Hidden On The Streets
    When it comes to street photography, you have to capture images quickly and, in a lot of cases, discreetly. Being able to blend into the crowd with a camera that doesn’t say “look at me” is important. While keeping things on the small size is n…
    - 1 day ago 21 Apr 21, 4:00pm -

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