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  • newScammers Stole at Least $770 Million Through Social Media in 2021

    Scammers Stole at Least $770 Million Through Social Media in 2021

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has published a report that shows it found that more than 95,000 people say they were scammed out of at least $770 million in losses to fraud initiated on social networks, specifically naming Facebook and Instagram.…
    - 3 mins ago 27 Jan 22, 11:34pm -
  • newCamera Metering Modes Explained

    Camera Metering Modes Explained

    One of the many features modern cameras have is a selection of modes for metering exposure. These allow you to choose how the camera measures the brightness of the subject or scene in order to automatically adjust camera settings for optimal exposure…
    - 2 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 9:44pm -
  • newEdit.Photo is a Simple and Free Web-Based Photo Editor

    Edit.Photo is a Simple and Free Web-Based Photo Editor

    Edit.Photo is a new, free, browser-based photo editor that advertises itself as offering fast, effective editing capabilities with no popups, ads, or tracking and doesn't require any account creation to use.[Read More]
    - 2 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 9:23pm -
  • newPhotographer Accuses Russian Movie of Stealing His Photo Idea

    Photographer Accuses Russian Movie of Stealing His Photo Idea

    Back in 2015, Norwegian photographer Stig Håvard Dirdal captured a creative Christmas photo that went viral online. He was recently surprised when he came across a poster for a Russian movie that looked a little too familiar.[Read More]
    - 5 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 6:15pm -
  • new‘Revival’ is a Documentary About the Resurgence of Film Photography

    ‘Revival’ is a Documentary About the Resurgence of Film Photography

    Revival is billed as the film to bring back film. As a photography format that has been largely abandoned due to the rise of digital, it is experiencing a renaissance that Revival's director believes is worth showcasing.[Read More]
    - 6 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 5:38pm -
  • newSamyang Unveils the AF 135mm f/1.8 For Sony E-Mount

    Samyang Unveils the AF 135mm f/1.8 For Sony E-Mount

    Samyang has announced that it has reimagined its manual focus 135mm f/2 telephoto lens that it launched in 2015 as a new and improved autofocus version, the AF 135mm f/1.8 for Sony E-mount.[Read More]
    - 7 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 4:47pm -
  • newMeyer Optik Görlitz Launches Trioplan 35mm f/2.8 II for 11 Camera Mounts

    Meyer Optik Görlitz Launches Trioplan 35mm f/2.8 II for 11 Camera Mounts

    Meyer Optik Görlitz has announced the third lens in its Trioplan series, and the sixth overall lens that can be ordered from the reformed brand. The Trioplan 35mm f/2.8 II is available in 11 camera mounts, including Nikon Z and Canon RF.[Read More]
    - 8 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 3:48pm -
  • WENN Shutters After 33 Years, Will Re-Emerge as Meta Images

    WENN Shutters After 33 Years, Will Re-Emerge as Meta Images

    World Entertainment News Network (WENN) has announced that it will cease current operations and dissolve as a business entity, blaming the pandemic and social media for its demise. It plans to relaunch as the newly-named Meta Images later this month.…
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 10:10pm -
  • Repurposing a Vintage Magic Lantern Projector into a Camera Lens

    Repurposing a Vintage Magic Lantern Projector into a Camera Lens

    Sean from Fotodiox came across a vintage magic lantern projector at an antique store and adapted its front lens to a mirrorless camera for a soft and painterly look.[Read More]
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 9:30pm -
  • Portraits of Holocaust Survivors and Their Families

    Portraits of Holocaust Survivors and Their Families

    The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) has coordinated with a number of modern photographers to create an exhibition that shows over 50 portraits of Holocaust survivors and their families today.[Read More]
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 8:49pm -

Fstoppers

  • newHow I Photographed a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer

    How I Photographed a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer

    My recent shoot with Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Mitchell S. Jackson turned out great but was not without problems. Join me for a detailed look at how it all went down.[ Read More ]
    - 2 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 10:01pm -
  • newHow to Create Professional Looking Video in a One Bedroom Apartment

    How to Create Professional Looking Video in a One Bedroom Apartment

    One deterrent that photographers and videographers often encounter can be loosely defined as "situation"; not having enough space, not being in the right location, and not having the right gear. There is almost always a way.[ Read More ]
    - 3 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 9:01pm -
  • newMistakes Every Beginner Landscape Photographer Makes

    Mistakes Every Beginner Landscape Photographer Makes

    If you are new to landscape photography, it can be easy to feel a bit overwhelmed by all the things you have to master and keep track of to produce a compelling final image, which can sometimes lead to making mistakes. This helpful video tutorial…
    - 4 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 8:02pm -
  • newAn Image is Greater than the Sum of its Parts: Seven Advanced Composition Rules You May Not Know

    An Image is Greater than the Sum of its Parts: Seven Advanced Composition Rules You May Not Know

    There are a lot of sayings bandied around in photography that sound impressive but are meaningless. However, an image being greater than the sum of its parts is something we should heed as it is the basis of how our minds perceive images. Here ar…
    - 7 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 5:02pm -
  • newTake Better Control of Your Photoshop Edits Using These Layer Mask Techniques

    Take Better Control of Your Photoshop Edits Using These Layer Mask Techniques

    Photoshop is a tremendously complicated and intricate application, and for any one task, there are often three or four methods to get the results you want. One of the most fundamental skills you will need is the ability to work with layer masks e…
    - 8 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 4:02pm -
  • new6 Lessons Learned From Master Landscape Photographers

    6 Lessons Learned From Master Landscape Photographers

    Landscape photography is a challenging genre that takes the confluence of a variety of techniques, creative mindsets, planning, and often, just a bit of luck. It also has a storied history with a long line of master photographers. So, what can we…
    - 9 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 3:01pm -
  • newRicoh Makes It a Not-So-Quiet Year for 360 Camera Releases With the New Theta X

    Ricoh Makes It a Not-So-Quiet Year for 360 Camera Releases With the New Theta X

    It figures that right after I write about how quiet 2022 is so far for 360 cameras that less than a week later, Ricoh decides to shatter that notion. The new Ricoh Theta X brings a few things to the table to shake things up in the consumer 360 ca…
    - 11 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 1:01pm -
  • newA Decade of Fujifilm's X Series

    A Decade of Fujifilm's X Series

    Fujifilm's X series of cameras began a little over a decade ago as quirky, unique bodies, but in the time since, they have evolved into powerful tools used by many professionals while still maintaining those interesting designs that captured the…
    - 15 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 9:02am -
  • newThis Brutal Takedown of NFTs Explains How Each New Investor Is a Bigger Fool Than the Last

    This Brutal Takedown of NFTs Explains How Each New Investor Is a Bigger Fool Than the Last

    The excitement around NFTs is hard to ignore, having established a cult-like following that is gaining an ever-growing foothold in mainstream technology. What if an entire financial system was built around little more than hype backed by a handfu…
    - 21 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 3:01am -
  • How Handheld Focus Stacking Works

    How Handheld Focus Stacking Works

    I always take a tripod with me in addition to my camera when I'm out on a hiking or scouting trip because there can always be an unexpected photo opportunity. And since I apply focus stacking to nearly all of my photos to ensure optimal sharpness…
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 10:02pm -

PhotoFocus

  • newWant peace of mind? Grab a secure, fast SSD while they’re on sale

    Want peace of mind? Grab a secure, fast SSD while they’re on sale

    File storage and backups are things that all creators need to take very seriously. In an instant, all of your files, all of your client’s images could be wiped out. Unfortunately, SSDs generally aren’t cheap. However, we have found some incredibl…
    - 37 mins ago 27 Jan 22, 11:00pm -
  • newHow to process black and white negative film as slides
    When we speak of slide films, we refer to the vibrant color slides shot using iconic reversal films. Among these are Kodak Ektachrome, Kodachrome and Fuji Velvia. However, black and white slide films are actually a thing as well, just less common. To…
    - 3 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 9:00pm -
  • newGet your photos featured on Photofocus!

    Get your photos featured on Photofocus!

    As we roll into the second year of the Photofocus Community, we’d like to introduce a new regular feature that’s starting in February. This year we’ll be asking you to submit your photo and tell the story surrounding it, by answering a few qu…
    - 5 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 7:00pm -
  • newMaking your Tamron lens fit you: A look at the Tamron Lens Utility

    Making your Tamron lens fit you: A look at the Tamron Lens Utility

    Every lens has its own intricacies. There’s different buttons, some lenses have aperture rings, some lenses have multiple switches … you name it. With Tamron’s newest lenses for E-mount — the 35-150mm f/2-2.8 and the 28-75mm f/2.8 G2 — the…
    - 7 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 5:00pm -
  • newHow to choose affordable cloud storage for your photos

    How to choose affordable cloud storage for your photos

    Cloud storage is an essential part of your 3-2-1 backup strategy to keep your photos safe. Depending on your needs, there are a range of options to consider when choosing affordable cloud storage. Your first step is to decide whether you need two-way…
    - 9 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 3:00pm -

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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

  • newQuick Tips: Using an 85mm Lens for Street Photography
    When you think of street photography, you probably think of what a lot of the classic and older photographers have said. There's surely lots of wonderful substance in their words. But the world of photography has evolved quite a bit since a lot of th…
    - 37 mins ago 27 Jan 22, 11:00pm -
  • newThe Best Canon EF Lenses for Shooting Film
    The Canon EF system has been largely discontinued by Canon. But there are still lots of film shooters out there that want to use old film lenses. Luckily for them, we've reviewed loads of lenses for the Canon EF mount. So we dove into our reviews ind…
    - 7 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 5:00pm -
  • newBird Photography with the Nikon z9 Is Pretty Great
    We've had the Nikon z9 for a little while now, and we've been actively testing it in the field. The camera, which is probably one of the most innovative on the market, has lots of potential. It's mostly targeted at sports photographers and photojourn…
    - 13 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 11:00am -
  • newThese 4 Wildlife Photographers Have Encountered Really Scary Moments
    "The main difference between wildlife and sports photography is that in sports photography, the subject you're trying to capture won't try to eat you," said a friend of a friend who will remain unnamed. Something said in jest, of course, but the fact…
    - 19 hours ago 27 Jan 22, 5:00am -
  • Fun Challenge: Spot the Difference Between Film and Digital Photos
    We're sorry. Last year, we issued a challenge to our readers to see if they could tell the difference between film and digital. Specifically, we asked readers to see if they could tell the difference between Kodak Tri-X and the Leica M10 Monochrom. Y…
    - 1 day ago 26 Jan 22, 11:00pm -

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