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Favorite Photo Editing Tools

Palette Gear and Wacom offer more refined and customizable controls than mice and trackpads

Advanced Flicker In Video Education

You’ve seen flicker from overhead lights when shooting video before… but do you know the science behind why it happens, and the math on how to avoid it?

Anatomy Of A Photo: Shooting The Aurora Borealis

How to make the most out of photographing this celestial event

The AIPAD Photography Show: Photography Legends Jay Maisel And Stephen Wilkes

Fine-art photography shows aren’t just venues to see great photographs, but often you’ll also find the artists who create them

Latest News

World Press Photo Announces Contest Winners

Results of the renowned photography contest included 43 nominees from 25 countries

Fine-Art Photography Friday: The AIPAD Photography Show In New York City

Gallery owners, curators, book dealers and publishers show rising stars in the fine-art photography world next to photo veterans and old masters

Fine-Art Photography Friday: International Center Of Photography’s “For Freedoms” Exhibition And More

Visit some of these intriguing fine-art photography exhibitions taking place around the U.S.

Sony Introduces New Full-Frame 135mm F1.8 G Master Prime Lens

This new telephoto prime is targeted at a wide array of professional shooters, including portrait, wedding photographers and sports photographers.

Ricoh Introduces Updated GR III Advanced Point-And-Shoot

The latest iteration of the pricey GR-series point-and-shoot targets street photographers

Business

An excerpt from ESSAY, Issue Four by Daniel Milnor.

The Enduring Nature Of Black-And-White Photography Books

Why in the 21st century are we still seeing black-and-white photography books?
Shoot Stock On Assignment

Shoot Stock On Assignment

Creating stock photography while on a commissioned assignment isn’t as easy as it once was, but done right, it can still be a great way to boost the bottom line

Gear and Reviews

First Look: Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Hands on in Florida with the the new mirrorless flagship camera from Olympus
How Sony's Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras Have Captured The Hearts Of Pro Photographers

How Sony’s Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras Have Captured The Hearts Of Pro Photographers

Sony used innovative technology and perceptive insights to woo shooters from other brands. But will it last?

Sony FE 400mm F2.8 GM OSS

Hands on with Sony’s fast, prime super-tele

Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD For Sony FE Mount

Third-party lens for Sony shooters provides great value for the money

Technique

Add Motion To Strobe-Lit Portraits By Dragging The Shutter

This slow-shutter-speed-with-flash technique adds a hint of motion and a lot of interest to portraits and fashion photographs

Portrait Lighting With LEDs

Tips for using constant LED lighting in studio as well as mixing it with natural light (indoors and out)

Lighting Separation Anxiety

Keep the reproduction of your images in mind when shooting stock—or any images—for successful sales

As Numerous As The Stars

Take your astrophotography to the next level with these techniques

Mission: Monochrome

Think and shoot in black-and-white to add depth and beauty to your black-and-white photography

Essential Flash

Five reasons why you should never leave your flash at home
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