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  • Amazon Lists $550 Sony Lens for $250… But Gives Buyers $20 Instead

    Amazon Lists $550 Sony Lens for $250… But Gives Buyers $20 Instead

    Amazon sparked a frenzy on Prime Day back in July after it accidentally listed a wide range of cameras and lenses — some worth over $13,000 apiece — for $94.48 each. While we’ve heard of strange pricing errors before, what’s crazy is that Ama…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 4:24pm -
  • Here’s an Apple Ad for iPhone 11 Pro’s Triple-Camera System

    Here’s an Apple Ad for iPhone 11 Pro’s Triple-Camera System

    Apple just released this 38-second commercial touting the benefits of the new triple-camera system found in the newly announced iPhone 11 Pro. The iPhone 11 Pro and its triple-camera system. The ad shows a photo shoot with a dog in a sci-fi-style win…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 3:55pm -
  • A Look at ‘The Falling Soldier,’ One of the Best-Known War Photos
    I’m Martin from the All About Street Photography channel, and today I would like to talk about a photo taken by legendary war photographer Robert Capa — a photo that is both very famous and also somewhat controversial. The photo in question is Th…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 3:15pm -
  • The Flash as a Self-Defense Weapon

    The Flash as a Self-Defense Weapon

    Back in the 1970s, I would occasionally go bar hopping in South Tucson. Although it wasn’t a particularly rough neighborhood, there was always the potential bad guy. As a recent Vietnam vet, I was always doing threat assessments. My head was on a s…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 2:35pm -
  • Winners of Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 Revealed

    Winners of Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 Revealed

    The Royal Observatory Greenwich has revealed the winners of the prestigious Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 competition, and as always, the winning images are spectacular. This year, the competition received over 4,600 ent…
    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 8:31pm -
  • Opinion: The Problem with Many of the ‘Photographers’ on YouTube

    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 7:27pm -
  • $10 ‘E Release’ Firmware Doubles the Range of Your PocketWizard Triggers

    $10 ‘E Release’ Firmware Doubles the Range of Your PocketWizard Triggers

    PocketWizard has just released a major firmware upgrade for its Plus III and Plus IV triggers (more to come) that you absolutely want to check out. It’s called “E Release,” and it more than doubles the working range and the number of channels t…
    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 6:40pm -
  • Profoto to Release $300 Smartphone Flash Next Week: Report

    Profoto to Release $300 Smartphone Flash Next Week: Report

    Earlier this week, high-end lighting brand Profoto released a teaser for a new light that it claimed would “forever change the world of photography.” Don’t get too excited though: according to the most recent rumors, this “game-changing” pr…
    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 6:01pm -
  • Charlie Cole, Photojournalist Behind Iconic Tank Man Photo, Dies at 64

    Charlie Cole, Photojournalist Behind Iconic Tank Man Photo, Dies at 64

    It has been two weeks of constant loss in the photo industry. First we lost Peter Lindbergh, then Robert Frank, and now Charlie Cole, the American photojournalist behind one of the four iconic Tank Man photos taken during the infamous 1989 Tiananmen…
    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 5:25pm -
  • Travel Bloggers Detained in Notorious Iranian Prison for Flying Camera Drone

    Travel Bloggers Detained in Notorious Iranian Prison for Flying Camera Drone

    A travel blogging couple from Australia who disappeared suddenly from the Internet in June have been located in a notorious Iranian prison, where they are being detained indefinitely. The couple was apparently arrested by Iranian authorities in July…
    - 2 days ago 13 Sep 19, 4:12pm -

Fstoppers

  • newThe Laowa 15mm f/2: Wide, Fast, and Built for Full Frame Mirrorless

    The Laowa 15mm f/2: Wide, Fast, and Built for Full Frame Mirrorless

    Laowa is one of the first to create a wide lens for Nikon’s Z and Canon's RF mount, with their 15mm f/2 Zero-D. The lens is also available in Sony's FE, representing a unique option for full frame mirrorless users. With an impressive aperture and…
    - 58 mins ago 15 Sep 19, 7:04pm -
  • newGarage Studios and Dollar Store V-Flats

    Garage Studios and Dollar Store V-Flats

    You don’t need a fancy studio to take fancy photographs. Sometimes, all you need is a garage.[ Read More ]
    - 2 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 6:04pm -
  • newScottish Nature Photographer's Photos Prove That Persistence Pays Off

    Scottish Nature Photographer's Photos Prove That Persistence Pays Off

    Fstoppers recently covered a vlog that detailed the benefits of repeatedly photographing the same location. And now we have further proof that repetition can pay off in photography, this time from the Scottish countryside.[ Read More ]
    - 3 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 5:04pm -
  • newThe One Tip That Has Made the Biggest Impact on My Photography

    The One Tip That Has Made the Biggest Impact on My Photography

    There are lots of ways to improve your photography. Getting your workflow in order, learning to light, but I think I have learned the one thing that has impacted my photography more than almost anything else. (Other than practice, of course). [ Re…
    - 4 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 4:04pm -
  • newHelpful Tips for Better Natural Light Portraits

    Helpful Tips for Better Natural Light Portraits

    Many photographers love to shoot natural light portraits for a variety of reasons, and with them come their own sets of challenges. This awesome video will give lots of tips to shoot better and more creative natural light portraits.[ Read More ]
    - 5 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 3:04pm -
  • newA Look at Sony's Premium RX100 VII Camera

    A Look at Sony's Premium RX100 VII Camera

    The Sony RX 100 VII is the latest entry into the company's line of premium point and shoot cameras, and with it comes a plethora of features for photographers and videographers alike. This great video review takes a look at the video features of th…
    - 6 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 2:04pm -
  • newStruggling to Break into Professional Photography?

    Struggling to Break into Professional Photography?

    Being a professional photographer is becoming more and more of a sought-after career. If you are struggling to make the jump, here are some pointers that might help you out.[ Read More ]
    - 22 hours ago 14 Sep 19, 10:00pm -
  • newThink About the What and Why, Not the How

    Think About the What and Why, Not the How

    Whenever we see a photo we like, our first thoughts are often: "How did they take it? How did you get that lighting? How did you get that depth of field?" But more important questions are "what" and "why". [ Read More ]
    - 23 hours ago 14 Sep 19, 9:04pm -
  • newNetflix's 'Black & Privileged' Makes Eyebrows Raise With This Editing

    Netflix's 'Black & Privileged' Makes Eyebrows Raise With This Editing

    Netflix is a synonymous with a hub for high-end cinematic experience. However, lately, there has been quite a lot of attention paid to a scene from "Black & Privileged" that aspiring and experienced filmmakers may want to take a look at.[ Read Mor…
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  • What Makes a Good Photograph? Five Quick Things to Evaluate!

    What Makes a Good Photograph? Five Quick Things to Evaluate!

    I know, it’s a loaded question. Heck, it’s a loaded word, that one — good. According to whom? By what measure? Who do you think you are to criticize my work? I know. And, I agree. But I suspect there are still a few checks we can make to see…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 7:04pm -

PhotoFocus

  • newPhotographer of the Week: September 9-13, 2019
    Every weekday, Photofocus curators share a great photograph taken by one of our readers. Every month we highlight photographs in the genres of architecture, portrait, outdoor, street and a flex category that changes each month. In September, we are g…
    - 2 mins ago 15 Sep 19, 8:00pm -
  • newSunday Comics: Passing a bar…
    Humor comes as a joke and sometimes as ironic advice. Today’s humor was found on a sign outside of a bar… Sunday Comics opening photo is by Joe Ciciarelli on UnsplashThe post Sunday Comics: Passing a bar… appeared first on Photofocus.
    - 4 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 4:00pm -
  • newOn Photography: Man Ray, 1890-1976
    “Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how’, while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why’. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.” –Man Ray Paint to camera Man Ray is…
    - 10 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 10:00am -
  • Weekly Wrap-Up: September 8-14, 2019
    This week at Photofocus brought us a few gear-centric articles, a Lightroom Classic tutorial and some huge news from Photofocus! Serge Ramelli started off the week by showing us best practices for editing in Lightroom Classic, while Chris Anson discu…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 8:00pm -
  • When was the last time you were photographed professionally?
    It’s time to make your voice heard! Each week, we ask a question of our readers so we know what sort of content to produce more of. Your input helps us make Photofocus better. This week, we want to talk about your time in front of the camera. Have…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 4:00pm -

DPReview

  • newGoogle Camera app 7.0 leak reveals new Pixel 4 camera features
    A leaked version of the Google Camera app 7.0, which will likely be installed on the upcoming Google Pixel 4 device, has made its way into the hands of the people at XDA Developers who have analyzed the code and found a bunch of new camera fea…
    - 49 mins ago 15 Sep 19, 7:13pm -
  • newLandscape photography with a drone - part 1: What is a drone?
    Ever since I started shooting landscapes, I've been fascinated with aerials. There's little doubt that aerial photography offers a very different perspective on a landscape, not to mention the excitement one experiences when witnessing nature…
    - 7 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 1:00pm -
  • Blackmagic RAW 1.5 adds Adobe and Avid support, two new Blackmagic Video Assist 12G units also announced
    Blackmagic has announced a number of new products and updates at IBC 2019, but two particular announcements stand out: the introduction of Blackmagic RAW 1.5 and the Blackmagic Video Assist 12G.Blackmagic RAW 1.5 is a new software update that…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 6:59pm -
  • DPReview TV: Canon EOS M6 Mark II review
    This week Chris and Jordan review the new Canon EOS M6 II mirrorless camera. Even if you're not interested in the camera, you should probably watch just to see Jordan sing a Dire Straits cover.Also, subscribe to our YouTube channel to get new episo…
    - 2 days ago 14 Sep 19, 7:00am -
  • Canon EOS M6 Mark II sample gallery (DPReview TV)
    A new gallery from the Canon EOS M6 II, shot by Chris and Jordan while filming this week's episode of DPReview TV. As usual, it comes complete with reflected images in puddles.
    - 2 days ago 14 Sep 19, 7:00am -

The Big Picture (Boston Globe)

  • Globe staff photos of the month, August 2019
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: the annual Caribbean Parade in Dorchester and Roxbury, President Trump’s “Keep America Great” reelection campaign rally in Manchester, funeral services for Saoi…
    - 6 days ago 9 Sep 19, 7:04pm -
  • Globe staff photos of the month, July 2019
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: public art in Lynn, the Sand Sculpting Festival in Revere, beating the summer heat, a traveling youth circus, July 4 celebrations, a 100 year-old baseball park in Pit…
    - 40 days ago 6 Aug 19, 4:14pm -
  • Photos of the country’s only traveling youth circus
    Talented kids. Professional coaches. Life on the road. Adoring 5-year-olds, sitting around the ring just feet from the stars of Circus Smirkus, where big kids have been the stars of the show of this Vermont-based company for 32 years now. Frederick…
    - 47 days ago 30 Jul 19, 11:09am -
  • Globe staff photos of the month, June 2019
    Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: opening of the Encore casino, greasy pole competition in Gloucester, refugees from Congo in Portland, Me., John Farrell working his lobster boat, debating a abortion…
    - 75 days ago 2 Jul 19, 3:33pm -
  • Recent photos of the ongoing migrant struggle
    The drowning deaths of a migrant father and young daughter at the US southern border showed the tragic peril of those trying to seek asylum. Here is a selection of images from this month focused on the continuing immigration issue.A migrant mother a…
    - 81 days ago 27 Jun 19, 12:30am -

The PhoBlographer

  • newNow that the Nikon Z7’s Autofocus Improved, You Can Get it Cheaper
    Nikon has been steadily working to improve their Z7 camera and now there is a Nikon Z7 trade-in event. After some of the latest firmware updates, the autofocus has improved. Nikon camera users will really appreciate the combination of small size, li…
    - 1 hour ago 15 Sep 19, 7:00pm -
  • newDaniel Anez Discusses His Colorful Street Photography
    "There is value in pushing yourself creatively not just skillfully," says Daniel Anez. He's a street photographer that wants to think outside the box. He wants to go beyond the fundamentals and create street photography that encourages his audience t…
    - 4 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 4:00pm -
  • newElizaveta Porodina Makes a Mesmerizing Play of Colors in “Colourbook”
    Experimenting with colors is one of the best ways to make portraits interesting. A particular color scheme -- or the absence of it -- can set the mood and aesthetic of a photo. We see this at work with photography trends like retro, neon, and pastels…
    - 10 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 10:00am -
  • newShould Sony Release an A99 III or Are DSLRs Dead to Them and Others?
    The debate about whether or not DSLRs are on their way out seems to be getting louder and louder with each and every passing day. It's almost impossible to jump online and visit message boards without seeing someone proclaim that Mirrorless is the ne…
    - 16 hours ago 15 Sep 19, 4:00am -
  • 8 Lights Perfect for Off-Camera Flash Use by Beginners and Pros
    If you're ready to take the next steps in your photography journey by adding off-camera flash into your workflow, congratulations! We applaud you for wanting to take this on. A lot of people think that mastering flash is hard, but we're here to tell…
    - 1 day ago 14 Sep 19, 10:00am -

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