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5 Fears to Overcome When Starting a Photography Business

As you enter the field of professional photography, there is one thing that will become immediately clear. One of your biggest obstacles will be fear. You will worry that you are not prepared for a job, that you are not experienced enough, that something will go wrong, or that they will not like your images. Show More Summary

Inside Information: 1954

So how does the account exec know what the prices are? 1954. "Merrill Lynch account executive chalks up current stock prices on quotation board in firm's new mobile office." One of the earlier mobile apps. View full size.

The Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM, My New Favorite Wide Angle Canon L Series Lens

I almost didn’t purchase the Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM lens. I remember a conversation when I bought it a few years back on Google+ with my good pal Gordon Laing where I was really debating buying it. It was in pre production and I had an order in with B&H but it hadn’t […]

Bathing Beauty Parade: 1927

"Long Beach, California, Bathing Beauty Parade -- 1927." Panorama by Weaver, Los Angeles, rearranged into two tiers of Jazz Age pulchritude. View full size.

Panasonic Brings 4K Netflix Streaming to TVs

Panasonic has joined the ranks of manufacturers like Sony, Samsung and LG by offering 4K Netflix access for its line of AX800 televisions.

Samsung Gear S Smartwatch Coming to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon

The Samsung Gear S, a Tizen-powered smartwatch with its own 3G connection, will be available through AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint.

Los Angeles: the World in a City

Mexican mariachis, Chinese foot massage parlors, Persian ice cream and Korean karaoke bars: Los Angeles is more than Hollywood, sunshine and surfing,

Nintendo Prepping Non-Wearable Sleep Tracker

Forgoing the wristband form factor, Nintendo is building a device that will monitor sleep quality from your nightstand.

YouTube Now Supports 60 FPS Video

YouTube now supports video at 60 frames per second, allowing for gaming clips to play at their native framerate.

4 Reasons to Capture Images of You and Your Child Together Right Now

1. You Need to Document That You Were There I get it, I do. You’re the one behind the camera. You’re the one taking the photo of that adorable little smile. You’re the one documenting that you spent a day at the park together. Someone’s...Show More Summary

Wedding Photography Tips for Beginners

So, you’ve made the big step! The big step being photographing weddings, of course. We’re here to provide you with some basic wedding photography tips that will help and guide you on your photography journey. Wedding photography is not easy, but it sure is beautiful; you’re helping create a piece of history that a group […]

An auto-focusing modes primer

Autofocus is such a wonder-tool in our cameras that I’m sure quite a few of us have no idea how we ever managed to take tack-sharp photos without it. But how many of us actually use it to its full potential? There’s a bit more to auto-focus than the single or one shot default. Without […]

First Hasselblad in space goes to auction next month

The first Zeiss lens and Hasselblad 500C camera to visit space will be going up for auction on November 13 via RR Auction in Boston. The unit is a piece of history, having joined Wally Schirra during the Mercury-Atlas 8 mission and, later on, Gordon Cooper during the Mercury-Atlas 9 mission. Read more

Sony G Series XQD format v.2 memory cards introduced

Sony has introduced a new line of XQD format version 2 memory cards, the G Series. As with other XQD cards, the G Series promises fast read and write speeds that are able to match the demanding needs of select cameras, such as the Nikon D4 and D4s. Show More Summary

Dancers Bare It All In Streets Of NYC For Striking Portrait Series: Dancers After Dark [NSFW]

Jordan Matter, the photographer behind New York Times Bestseller, Dancers Among Us, has been hard at work on his next project, Dancers After Dark. Once again, Matter has teamed up with a handful of professional dancers to photograph them performing their artistic movements, but with Dancers After Dark, Matter takes a riskier approach. The dancers, all of whom [...]Show More Summary

Frederik Buyckx

12 hours agoArts / Photography : Verve Photo

Favela La Mineira, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2014   Frederik Buyckx (b.1984, Belgium) received a master’s degree in advertising design at St-Lucas Antwerp and studied photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent. In 2010 he became a freelance photographer and has worked on ssignments for National Geographic Magazine, The New York Times […]

Frederik Buyckx

13 hours agoArts / Photography : Verve Photo

Favela La Mineira, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2014 Frederik Buyckx (b.1984, Belgium) received his master’s degree in advertising design at St-Lucas Antwerp and studied photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent. In 2010 he became a freelance photographer and has worked on assignments for National Geographic Magazine, The New York Times and […]

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