04.18.2014 2 Comments

Aide De Camp Valencia Camera Bag Review

Aide de Camp designs bags to assist and empower women. Check out my full review of the ADC Valencia Travel Tote, the most versatile camera bag I've found yet.

Bizarre Vermillion Cliffs Landscape Sunset - Weekly Edit - Season 2 Episode 6

In today's episode of our Weekly Edit series, we're going to pursue a topic that has been very close to my heart for many years- the pursuit of creative vision, and the idea...

Congresswoman Introduces Bill to Regulate Excessive Photoshop Use

The recently abundant outcry with excessive Photoshopping has lead lawmakers to stand up.

Nikon Announces FT1 Adapter Update, Sigma Updates USB Dock

Sigma has announced an update to their popular USB dock software which allows support for the new 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM. In addition to the standard support, the new update will...

Wild Pets: Photographs of Skunks and Their Owners

Have you ever owned a pet skunk? These people love their wild pets, and two of our staff writers have owned these affectionate creatures as well.
Vello BG-C8 Battery Grip on Canon 6D

Vello BG-C8 Canon 6D Battery Grip Review

While searching for other alternatives, one of the brands that came up was Vello. I searched a bit more and found that did indeed have a grip compatible with the my Canon 6D,...
The lunar eclipse over a bluebonnet field in Ennis, Texas on April 15, 2014.
04.17.2014 4 Comments

'Blood Moon' - Photographer Spends 7 Hours to Capture the Perfect Eclipse Shot

Photographer Mike Mezeul spent 7 hours to create this perfect composite of the lunar eclipse earlier this week.

How To Make Realistic Lens Flares In Photoshop & In Camera

Phlearn's Aaron Nace shows how to make realistic lens flares in Photoshop, and I explain what they are and how they're formed in camera.
Neil Snape SLR-1

{Being Inspired} Neil Snape: Beauty & Fashion Photographer

Keeping our creative mind alert and sharp is one of those unique challenges for all of us. This week we chat with Neil Snape to see how he stays inspired.

Zeiss To Announce Two New Otus Lenses at Photokina, Possible 85mm F/1.4

According to a report over on PhotoRumors, Zeiss is expected to announce two new Otus lenses for Photokina in September. One of which is thought to be a new 85mm F/1.4 model,...

Quirky Meerkats Use Wildlife Photographer as a Handy Lookout Post

When UK based photographer Will Burrard-Lucas headed to Africa to shoot wildlife, he didn't expect to be used as an accessory himself.

Fuji Announces New Gear & Adobe Support Updates

Fuji makes some exciting new gear announcements as well as much welcomed Abode support updates.