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The Making of High Energy Portraits of World Cup Soccer Fans | Monte Isom

Go behind the scenes with Monte Isom as he makes high energy portraits of World Cup soccer fans.

Making the Most of Studio Portraits with Limited Lighting Equipment | Joe MacNally

Joe McNally show us how to create beautiful studio portraits with limited lighting equipment.
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Easy studio Lighting for Noir Portraits

Create timeless noir portraits with simple constant lights.
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Comparing 6 Cameras: Imagine Quality Showdown - DSLR vs. Mirrorless vs. iPhone

Jay P. Morgan put’s six different cameras, including the iPhone and iPad to the test.

A Flash to Rival the Canon 600EX-RT: Phottix Mitros+ Review

It's called the Phottix Mitros+ TTL Transceiver Flash. That’s one very long, descriptive name for a flash and it holds all those words because it can do all that and more.

Use What You Have: Commercial Photography on a Budget

In this article, I will walk you through the process of creating a commercial image on a budget which I created in my garage using nothing more than a few items from the local...
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03.23.2014 No Comments

From the Archives - YouTube Favorites: Lighting on a Budget

As we go digging through the SLR Lounge archives for some of our most popular Youtube video tutorials in the past, we've come up with some of the most popular "Lighting on a...
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In Broad Daylight: Flash in the Sun with High-Speed Sync

High-speed sync flash opens up entirely new realms of opportunity. It’s not inexpensive to do, but it’s an invaluable option in my photography toolkit that sets me apart...
03.16.2014 One Comment

Our Top 3 Most Popular YouTube Videos of All Time

This week, we are highlighting the 3 most popular SLR Lounge's YouTube videos on of all time. If you don't subscribe, head over to YouTube so you don't miss any awesome content!...

Big Guns and Small Shooters: Mixing HMI and LED on Set

Perhaps caught up in the romance of 'opposites attract,' Jay P. Morgan of the Slanted Lens takes us on set at the Orange Empire Railway Museum to showcase the mixing of LED and...

Creating Hard, Punchy, And Dramatic Light With Profoto & Andrea Belluso (BTS)

Creating hard, punchy light creates great drama, and is done well and with ease, as shown in the BTS with Profoto and Andrea Belluso.
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02.15.2014 No Comments

Profoto to Release Videos on Lighting a Wedding

Profoto has announced a yearlong wedding photography project called "Walk Through a Wedding." Over the year, viewers will get to follow wedding photographers Justin & Mary...