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America is a huge country with vast landscapes that are perfect for photographers to explore. But the good old US-of-A is also home to some amazingly photogenic cities too and National Geographic Traveller has compiled a ‘hot-list’ of 29 urban areas you should visit in 2018. To create the list [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
Via Digital Rev
The megapixel wars have seen a resurgence in recent years, with Sony offering the 42-megapixel a7RIII, Nikon including a 45.7-megapixel sensor in its D850 and Canon boasting the 50-megapixel 5DS/5DSR cameras. But Hasseldblad has just released a new medium format camera that takes resolution to a whole new level. The H6D-400C [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
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Sony’s RX0 drew big headlines when it was announced back in August 2017. In short, it’s a tiny camera that boasts a 1-inch stacked CMOS Exmor sensor, generating 15.3-megapixels. The RX0 also features a BIONZ X processor, a fixed wide-angle 24mm Zeiss T lens and can capture both RAW and [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
Via Digital Rev
While a lot of images look great in highly saturated colour, there’s no mistaking that some could benefit from a black and white conversion. Why? Well stripping the image back and washing away the colour rids the frame from any distractions caused by the various hues. With the [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
Via Digital Rev
NOTE: Links to individual lessons are below.The Strobist lighting Cookbook is a practical manual for how to use your flashes. It's where lighting theory meets real world situations — and solutions. In this module, we will assume you have read Lighting 101 through Lighting 103. (If not, start here.)Unlike On [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
Via Strobist
UPDATE: The January 2017 Havana class has sold out. You can sign up to receive early notification of future workshops, here. -DHThis January I'm leading a small-group trip to Havana, Cuba. It will be the first in a series of X-Peditions for photographers.The last time I was in Havana was [...]
Sat, Dec 23, 2017
Via Strobist
14 Tips to Get Better, More Beautiful Bokeh – by Paint the Moon Photoshop Actions I am often asked about how a subject appears to almost pop off the background of a photo. The images have that beautiful, creamy, smooth bokeh. Bokeh is a photographic term derived from the Japanese “boke” [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Via Paint the Moon
The look on the kids faces was questioning at best. I did my best to portray a look of assurance, all the while giving Mr. PTM frequent glances of “where in the world are you taking us,” and still wondering if we were lost. We had started our day by waking [...]
Mon, Aug 15, 2016
Via Paint the Moon