Last week I talked about Five Bad Photography Habits to Quit! Today, I want to talk about five good photography habits you want to start today. 1. Shoot every day Those 365 projects are magical. They encourage participators to take at least one shot every single day. Show More Summary
While you may be at ease shooting candid street photography, you may not feel quite as comfortable doing street portraits… Making a portrait of a stranger, is a very different approach which requires an interaction with your subject....Show More Summary
Just a quick post to give you a few places to look for tips on doing better landscape photography. Links to a few recent articles, and a couple of ebooks for you to check out.. Ebooks On sale now 50% off (expires December 15th, 2013)...Show More Summary
The last time I counted, there were about seventy two quadrillion photos of birds on the internet. Therefore, if you’re dedicating your time to try to stand out as a bird photographer, there is a ton of competition out there. However,...Show More Summary
Street Photography – that subject that makes many an experienced photographer run and hide. Done well, it documents daily life, society as we know it today. Today I want to share some street photography images I found particularly good for different reasons. Show More Summary
Lightroom tips for the Develop module – one feature in Lightroom that isn’t obvious or easy to discover is the visualization feedback which you can get in the Develop module. In many cases when you hold the Alt key, (Option on a Mac)...Show More Summary
Something that tends to strike fear into the heart of many new photographers is street photography. So today I’m going to urge you to get out of your comfort zone and go try it. I teach a travel photography class and when I share myShow More Summary
Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) was a French photographer who is widely considered the father of photojournalism. He phrase the “Decisive Moment” is one that many photographers know well. If you are not familiar with his name or this...Show More Summary
Samyang has announced the 10mm F2.8 ED AS NCS SC, a wide-angle manual focus prime for APS-C format cameras. It's the company's first lens to feature nano crystal coating for increased light transmission and reduced internal reflections. Show More Summary
These days, no piece of photography equipment excites me more than a good camera bag. Or even better, a practical, light, good-looking camera bag. I’ve been a fan of ONA bags for over a year now and the Bowery is one of my favourites. Show More Summary
Korean artist and photographer artist Jee Young Lee lives in Seoulwhere she uses a small 3.6x4.1x2.4 meter studio. Jee Young converts her studio into fantastic worlds in a malicious process that takes weeks for each setup. Each process ends up with a wonderfully surreal world. Show More Summary
How do you create successful HDR photos? It’s a question that I’ve gotten from time to time, and before we get started with this post I do want to make clear that there’s no question that HDR photography is one of those never ending battle grounds in the photography world. Show More Summary
I have been hearing a lot of buzz about the Sigma 35mm f/1.4 for a while now, but up until now, I haven't had the chance to try one out on a real gig. As a pro photographer, I learned a long time ago that it is a bad idea to make photo...Show More Summary
A few years ago, the idea of a DSLR under $1000 was just a distant dream, but these days the financial bar to entry is much lower than it was in the past. And DSLRs aren't the only game in town anymore either - mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras are maturing quickly, and there are plenty of affordable options on the market. Show More Summary
A new product is Kickstarting its way into entry-level product photography. The Foldio lightbox aims to help inexperienced photographers on a budget capture their items in the best light possible. Folding down flat enough to fit in a briefcase, the Foldio easily props up with the use of magnets. Learn more at connect.dpreview.com.
One of the most interesting cameras of the year is the Nikon 1 AW1, which is the first rugged mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The AW1 offers the same 1" sensor as Nikon's other 1 System cameras, but adds the ability to go underwater or survive a 2 meter drop. Show More Summary
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As the USB 3.1 standard is finalized, plans to make the connection smaller and usable with either side up.
Intrigued by Amazon's plans for drone delivery, hacker shows how to create a drone that will hijack other airborne drones — for less than $400.
We can find ourselves pretty wrapped up in photography bad habits or behaviours long before we realize that maybe we should be trying to find another way. Sometimes, you don’t even see them and, if you’re lucky, you’ll have a friend who can kindly point them out. Show More Summary