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How to Back Up Photos as a Wedding Photographer

HOW TO BACK UP PHOTOS AS A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

We keep hearing the same story every year: newlyweds that are left desolated because the photographer lost their wedding images. From...

Techart Unveils the World's First Sony E to Nikon Z Autofocus Lens Adapter

TECHART UNVEILS THE WORLD'S FIRST SONY E TO NIKON Z AUTOFOCUS LENS ADAPTER

The lens adapter company Techart PRO has announced the world's first Sony E to Nikon Z autofocus adapter . The new adapter is ultra-thin...

 
 
 
Why Unsplash's 1-Million-Photo Milestone Is No Big Deal

WHY UNSPLASH'S 1-MILLION-PHOTO MILESTONE IS NO BIG DEAL

On May 30, 2019, controversial free stock photo site Unsplash announced that it crossed the 1 million images uploaded mark. That had...

How to Shoot Concerts: Tips from a Pro Music Photographer

HOW TO SHOOT CONCERTS: TIPS FROM A PRO MUSIC PHOTOGRAPHER

I am writing this concert photography guide in response to several ‘How to' guides I have seen online that don't quite hit the mark...

 
 
 
Hasselblad's 35-75mm f/3.5-4.5 is the First XCD Zoom and Its ‘Best' Lens Ever

HASSELBLAD'S 35-75MM F/3.5-4.5 IS THE FIRST XCD ZOOM AND ITS ‘BEST' LENS EVER

Hasselblad has announced the new XCD 35-75mm f/3.5-4.5 lens , the first zoom lens in the X System lineup. The company says it's a compact...

Two Issues I Had with the Leica Q2 in the 1st Month: Dust and Banding

TWO ISSUES I HAD WITH THE LEICA Q2 IN THE 1ST MONTH: DUST AND BANDING

After using a Leica Q for 3.5 years , I decided to pre-order the eagerly anticipated Q2 in early March 2019. Despite owning a number...

 
 
 
Olympus E-M1 Mark II Firmware v3.0 Brings E-M1X AF and IQ

OLYMPUS E-M1 MARK II FIRMWARE V3.0 BRINGS E-M1X AF AND IQ

Olympus has announced firmware version 3.0 for the E-M1 Mark II mirrorless camera. The update improves the camera's autofocus and image...

Remembering the Dead: Discovering Century-Old Dry Plate Photos

REMEMBERING THE DEAD: DISCOVERING CENTURY-OLD DRY PLATE PHOTOS

In my work travels, I recently met someone who gave me an interesting gift. Several years back he had been driving down a back road...

 
 
 
Hasselblad's New 907X is Its Smallest Medium Format Body Ever

HASSELBLAD'S NEW 907X IS ITS SMALLEST MEDIUM FORMAT BODY EVER

Hasselblad has announced the 907X, the smallest medium format camera body ever made by the brand. Paired with the upcoming CFV II 50C...

Pakistani Official Accidentally Uses Cat Filter During Live Press Conference

PAKISTANI OFFICIAL ACCIDENTALLY USES CAT FILTER DURING LIVE PRESS CONFERENCE

The face filters built into the cameras of social media apps such as Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat are all the rage these days,...

 
 
 
Hasselblad X1D II 50C is a Faster and Cheaper Medium Format Mirrorless

HASSELBLAD X1D II 50C IS A FASTER AND CHEAPER MEDIUM FORMAT MIRRORLESS

Hasselblad today announced the new X1D II 50C medium format mirrorless camera, a followup to the X1D, which became the world's first...

NASA's Starshade is a Flag for Blocking Starlight in Space Photo Shoots

NASA'S STARSHADE IS A FLAG FOR BLOCKING STARLIGHT IN SPACE PHOTO SHOOTS

Photographers use tools called flags to block and control light. NASA has detailed a new technology called a starshade that's essentially...

 
 
 
Construction Guy Instagram Influencer Turns Out to Be Coffee Ad Stunt

CONSTRUCTION GUY INSTAGRAM INFLUENCER TURNS OUT TO BE COFFEE AD STUNT

A construction guy named Omar in Austin, Texas, became an “Instagram influencer” recently after attracting hundreds of thousands of...

You Can't Fight as a Photographer Without an ‘FU Fund'

YOU CAN'T FIGHT AS A PHOTOGRAPHER WITHOUT AN ‘FU FUND'

When it comes to negotiations, as a photographer you've got to master the art of not being emotionally invested in the outcome - something...

 
 
 
This is an Asteroid Photographed from 0.4 Miles Away

THIS IS AN ASTEROID PHOTOGRAPHED FROM 0.4 MILES AWAY

After photographing Earth and the Moon from 71 million miles away back in January, NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is back again with...

Lensbaby OMNI Creative Filter System Brings Reproducible In-Camera Effects

LENSBABY OMNI CREATIVE FILTER SYSTEM BRINGS REPRODUCIBLE IN-CAMERA EFFECTS

Lensbaby today announced its new OMNI Creative Filter System , a set of tools for adding beautiful in-camera effects to your shots....

 
 
 

DALLAS PHOTOJOURNALIST SNAPS PHOTO OF GUNMAN FROM JUST FEET AWAY

A gunman was shot dead by police in downtown Dallas yesterday morning after opening fire outside a federal building. Veteran photojournalist...

Agile Camera Daypack with Lifetime Warranty Raises $250K+ in 24hrs

AGILE CAMERA DAYPACK WITH LIFETIME WARRANTY RAISES $250K+ IN 24HRS

A new camera bag is turning heads after it attracted over $250,000 in crowdfunding in just its first day on Kickstarter. It's called...

 
 
 
This AI Can ‘Bring a Person to Life' from a Single Still Photo

THIS AI CAN ‘BRING A PERSON TO LIFE' FROM A SINGLE STILL PHOTO

Researchers have created an AI that can animate a human subject from a single still photograph, “bringing them to life” by making them...

Nikon Confirms D5-Equivalent Top-Tier Mirrorless Camera Coming

NIKON CONFIRMS D5-EQUIVALENT TOP-TIER MIRRORLESS CAMERA COMING

The Nikon D5 sits atop Nikon's DSLR roster as the company's top-of-the-line camera for professional photographers. While the high-end...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

16" x 20" x .75" Acrylic on Cradled Panel Read more ...

Hofstraat House Addition / Dierendonckblancke Architects

Hofstraat House Addition / Dierendonckblancke Architects

© Filip Dujardin Architects: Dierendonckblancke Architects Location: Ghent, Belgium Category: Extension Area: 141.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Filip Dujardin Read more ...

Albert Julius Olsson, Moonlit waves on the shore with The Longships...

Albert Julius Olsson, Moonlit waves on the shore with The Longships Lighthouse, Land's End, Cornwall

Private collection Date: Unknown Technique: Oil on canvas Source Read more ...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into Paintings by Rachael Cassiani

Moshup Moment. Images: Field Gallery Massachusetts-based artist Rachael Cassiani finds inspiration in her local beaches, dunes, and cloud-strewn skies to create abstract... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Fluid Abstract Painting “CONFUSION IN THE SKY” by Colorado...

Contemporary Art, Fluid Abstract Painting “CONFUSION IN THE SKY” by Colorado Artist Susan Fowler

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... This painting is part of my brand new 2019 series "The Skyward Collection" 6"x6"x1" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $50 Read more ...

Seeds of Texas, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Seeds of Texas, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Seeds of Texas20x16 oil on canvas I am still pumped about the wild flowers around here. The soft blues and warm yellows made a good combination. The Texas landscape can offer... Read more ...

Naman Retreat Pure Spa / MIA Design Studio

Naman Retreat Pure Spa / MIA Design Studio

© Oki Hiroyuki Architects: MIA Design Studio Location: Da Nang, Da Nang, Vietnam Category: Spa Architect In Charge: Nguyen Hoang Manh Area: 1600.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Leica Unveils the M-E Entry-Level M Rangefinder

Leica Unveils the M-E Entry-Level M Rangefinder

Leica has just announced the new M-E digital rangefinder camera. The camera is designed for newcomers to the M system, “making it the new entry-point of Leica M... Read more ...

Why Nikon is Failing in the Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Race

Why Nikon is Failing in the Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Race

A few decades ago, Nikon was the number one manufacturer for high-end professionals. If you were a pro photographer who shot with a 35mm full-frame camera, you probably shot... Read more ...

How an Instagram Photo Got Me Hired to Shoot the Stanley Cup Parade

How an Instagram Photo Got Me Hired to Shoot the Stanley Cup Parade

My name is Justin Barr , and I'm a photographer in St. Louis, Missouri, who was recently hired to shoot the Blues' Stanley Cup victory parade. I'm still in shock over the... Read more ...