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The Best Cameras of 2020 According to Top Photo Editors

The editors of several photography websites discuss the top cameras of 2020 and why they chose those models as their top picks.

Photos Of The Day For December 2020

A gallery of images featured as Photos of the Day in December

Achieve Professional Portrait Results In Minutes With Anthropics PortraitPro 21

Achieve professional portrait results in minutes—and even retouch multiple image batches—with PortraitPro 21.

Photos Of The Day For November 2020

A gallery of images featured as Photos of the Day in November

Latest News

Sony Unveils Alpha a1 Flagship Camera that Shoots 50MP Images at 30FPS & 8K Video

Sony's new flagship camera goes on sale in March 2021 for $6500

Sony Intros Compact and Lightweight 35mm F1.4 G Master Lens

Fast prime lens is smaller and lighter than competing models, Sony says

Sony Launches New Airpeak Drone Designed to Carry Alpha Cameras

"World's smallest drone" capable of flying Sony's full frame mirrorless cameras makes its debut at CES 2021

Sony A7C: A Compact Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera For Enthusiasts And Vloggers

The company also introduced a 28-60mm zoom lens and external wireless flash

Fujifilm’s Fastest Interchangeable Lens: The New Fujinon XF50mm F1.0

The new lens will be available this fall for $1,499

Business

Seven Challenges of Photographing Destination Weddings

Seven Challenges of Photographing Destination Weddings

Wedding photographer Javon Longieliere and wedding industry specialist Kristi Drago-Price share their experiences of shooting weddings around the world
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?

Gear and Reviews

Box shot of Canson Infinity Baryta Photographique II

Canson Infinity Baryta Photographique II Photo Paper Review

This inkjet paper is designed to recreate the look and feel of a traditional, fiber-based darkroom print
Photo of Broncolor Siros L

8 Great Strobe Flash and LED Continuous Lights for Studio Photography

We pick our favorite lighting gear in a variety of pricepoints for shooting photos or video

First Look Review: Canon EOS R5 And EOS R6

See how Canon’s two new full-frame mirrorless R-series cameras performed in the field

Pro Lenses

There’s no substitute for great glass. Here are noteworthy new lenses introduced this year, from wide to super-telephoto.

Technique

Lightroom Pro Tip: How to Use Range Masks to Make Targeted Edits on Photos

Speed up your Lightroom workflow with this great tool for making refined localized adjustments

LED Continuous Lights vs Strobe Flashes: Which Is Better for Studio Photography?

LED and strobes have their pro and cons but there's one clear winner when it comes to serious studio shoots

Modern Lighting Solutions

New technology has opened up portrait lighting possibilities

Travel Portrait Techniques

Follow these valuable tips when traveling abroad

Adobe Lightroom CC Mobile For Portraits And Candids

Make the most of the mobile version of Lightroom, connect with your subjects and make your potential clients see results in real time

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