Lynsey Addario on Being a War Reporter & Getting Kidnaped… Twice
Linsey Addario is a photojournalist who covers war and humanitarian issues. She went into the thick of conflict in Afghanistan shortly after 9/11 and has since reported on many stories in war-torn countries. Vice sat down with her to ask her some questions on what it’s like being a war reporter in this day and age.
The 5 Dollar Studio – How To Create Great Portraits Anywhere
Capturing an incredible portrait doesn’t always mean you have to have thousands of dollars worth of gear in order to “Get it right” for your clients. Follow along as Gary Friedman shows how you can create a properly lit portrait with just a “5 Dollar Studio” that fits in your backpack.
It’s Not Too Late to Print and Send These Best-Selling Holiday Photo Gifts
The holidays are upon us. Here are some gift ideas for printing and sharing your favorite photos!
Peak Design Refreshed Their Entire Bag Lineup Just In Time For Holiday Shopping
Big news for Peak Design fans! They’ve just refreshed their entire bag lineup and added two newcomers, too. The new, V2 bags are more durable, more stylish, and some can be found in new colors as well.
CA Man Fined $20,000 for Drone Footage Over the Las Vegas Strip
Some lessons are learned the easy way, and some are learned the hard way. For many drone footage pilots and drone photographers, lessons are learned via a smashed up drone or a drone caught in a tree. But for one unlucky California man, lessons were learned due to breaking some serious FAA drone regulations.
FREE Tutorial on How to Simulate Sunlight with Off-Camera Flash
Want to learn how to recreate sunlight with flash? Gain 48-hour access to this free tutorial from our new Lighting 4 course!
Syrp Releases 3 Powerful Photo and Video Motion Control Features for Genie II App
In an increasingly crowded field of motion control devices for photographers and videographers, Syrp has taken an already great product and made it even better with 3 solid app updates.
Manfrotto Nitrotech 608 | Fast Tripod and Fluid Head Review
The main thing for most of us is we want our gear to “just work” and we simply cannot be spending a ton of time calibrating our rigs every time we move on a shoot location. This is one of the great things about this new Nitrotech system, out of the box, having no clue what we were doing, this video tripod just simply worked!
Ben Thouard’s Underwater Surfing Photo Wins Top Prize at the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019
The final winners of over $100,000 in gear and prizes in the 2019 Red Bull Illume Image Quest have been revealed and we’ve got some of the stunning & awe-inspiring winning images to marvel at.
Young Girl Denied Class Photos Inspires a Viral Photography Initiative
A little confidence can go a long way. See how photographer Jermaine Horton gave this young girl’s story an international platform.
The Fstoppers Black Friday Sale is Live Now Through Cyber Monday | Save $10-$200 on ALL Tutorials
Our Friends over at Fstoppers have opened up their Black Friday sale with great deals on ALL of their tutorials. Now through Cyber Monday, you can save big on a wide range of products and educational courses from some of the best photographers in the business.
Here’s Why Canon’s RF f/1.2 primes and Nikon’s Z f/1.8 Mirrorless Primes Are Both Smart Ideas
Canon and Nikon’s full-frame mirrorless primes have been…controversial… Here’s why they shouldn’t be.
VIDEO TUTORIAL: How to Extend Your Photo Background in Adobe Photoshop with PHLEARN!
A lot of the time we don’t get the space we really need to create our images in, and something that comes up because of this is the task of extending the backdrop in post. Well in this video from Phlearn, they’ll walk us through the process of taking a portrait with a pretty tight crop and extending the background to suit our needs.
Photography Lighting Equipment – The Best Light for Your Budget
Need some new photography lighting equipment? Read this and find out your best options before you take the leap on your next big purchase!
Leica Camera Launches New Leica FOTOS 2.0 App, Replacing All Previous Leica Specific Camera Apps
The Leica FOTOS 2.0 mobile app update was freshly released for Android and iOS devices, offered in both free and paid / pro versions. This app adds increased performance speeds and capabilities of the app, lightroom mobile integration and much more. Designed for the Leica user who wants to get more done while on the move!
3 Tips to Replicate Sunlight with Flash Using MagMod
Want to learn how to re-create the sun? Watch this quick 3-minute tutorial we made with MagMod!
A Behind-the-Scenes Look at a Fashion Shoot in Seoul, South Korea | Feat. Cheri Style
Fashion photography is an ever-evolving beast. And when it comes to couture, South Korea has been serving strong game for quite some time now. Back in March, while in Seoul, Jessica Kobeissi had the chance to capture fashion stylist and model Cheri Style on camera for a day and you won’t want to miss these shots.
Adobe Talks Photoshop Reimagined for iPad: The Journey So Far
Adobe has just released a large blog post detailing their roadmap for Photoshop on the iPad leading into the first half of 2020. There’s a bunch of new features coming including Select Subject, Refine Mask, better Cloud Document access, and much more!
Nikon Z6 & Z7 Firmware Update to Version 2.10 Released
Nikon has just released the 2.10 firmware update for the Full Frame Mirrorless Z6 & Z7 cameras that includes plenty of fixes and improvements for the camera systems.
How to Work with RAW Files in Photoshop for iPad – A Temporary Workaround
You may have heard the complaints about how Adobe Photoshop for iPad doesn’t have RAW support, but we’ve come up with a little workaround that will let you work with your RAW files to get the most out of them while editing on your mobile device.
Now Stream SLR Lounge Workshops on Your Mobile Device!
Users can now stream all purchased courses and Premium membership on your mobile device!
Obeying the Law & Practicing Good Ethics in Street photography
Street photographer Sean Tucker is constantly putting out truly informative content. Recently, he put out a video all about the ethics of street photography and how to avoid any legal trouble that could come from the result of bad practice. There’s some great information in here you may want to take in before heading out for your next street-photography project.
How to Save Time Using Lightroom’s New Multi-Batch Export
Learn how to use Lightroom’s new Multi-Batch export to speed up your Lightroom workflow.
5 Tips For Taking Great Family Photographs At Home
A family portrait session at home can be an exciting but also a daunting proposition, but with a bit of thought and preparation, you can learn to make the most of any home environment.