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News & Insight Adorama INSPIRE | A Week Of Hands-On Creative Events Unlike Anything You've Been To
By Kishore Sawh on April 14, 2018
An event that takes 'hands on' gear and experience extremely literally.

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Gear & Apps Lighting Tips | Controlling Your Light With Grids
By Wendell Weithers on February 16, 2018
How & why to use grids
Lighting Tips Complete Guide to Lighting Modifiers, And When To Use Them
By Matthew Saville on January 12, 2018
The world of lighting modifiers can be imposing and confusing. In fact modifiers are...
Originals Flat Light For Flawless Selfies And Portraits | Minute Photography
By Pye Jirsa on October 27, 2017
Ready to up your selfie game? In just about 60 seconds, learn how to use soft, flat...
Originals How To Look Thin In Photos By Short Lighting | Minute Photography
By Pye Jirsa on September 26, 2017
Welcome to our Minute Photography series, where we explain photography and lighting tips & tricks, myths, and...
News & Insight iPhone X & Photography | A Look Into The Future, But Do You Like What You See?
By Kishore Sawh on September 12, 2017
Nudging ever closer to all most people will need, but what does this mean for us?
News & Insight Dramatic Lighting For Portraits | Chris Knight Compares Light Modifiers
By Holly Roa on July 6, 2017
Chris Knight is a photographer known for his dramatic lighting style, and lately,...
News & Insight A Truly Fascinating Demonstration Of The Importance & Effect Of Light Placement | Must Watch
By Holly Roa on May 20, 2017
If you have some familiarity with photographic lighting, you are likely at least a...
Tips & Tricks 3 Primary Subject Positions Relative To Your Key Light Source
By Shivani Reddy on October 3, 2016
Learn which of 3 primary subject positions will yield more flattering portraits.
Tips & Tricks Creating Soft Portrait Lighting with On Camera Flash | Minute Photography
By Pye Jirsa on September 6, 2016
In just 60 seconds, see how we use an on-camera flash and a reflector to create soft,...
Tips & Tricks Using One Light For Ultra Soft Portrait Light | Joel Grimes
By Chris Nachtwey on December 24, 2014
Joel Grimes shows you just how powerful one off camera flash and a white wall can be...