Photos Of The Day For February 2021

Gain inspiration from the DPP community
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of February’s selections in the slideshow below. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our Your Work gallery and Contests and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the galleries to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital... Read more

Professional Photographer Reinvents Himself During Pandemic in Unexpected Way: Storage Unit Scavenger

Commercial photographer Chip Litherfield buys and sells the contents of abandoned storage lockers to make ends meet
Screenshot of TV segment about photographer
During the pandemic, photographer Chip Litherland was forced to reinvent himself so we went from taking pictures professionally to being a professional picker. And while scavenging old storage lockers for things to sell online might seem a strange new direction for a professional photographer, it suits Litherland just fine for now. Most importantly,... Read more

iPhones Are NOT the Enemy: 7 Reasons Why Mobile Photography Is Good for Professional Photographers

Professional photographers shouldn’t be threatened by smartphone cameras. Here are seven reasons why mobile photography is good for pros.

Photo of iPhone camera
(Editor’s Note: This post by photographer Jeff Cable first appeared on his blog.) You probably read the title of this post and thought “Is Jeff implying that mobile phone cameras are good cameras for professionals to use?” But that is not what I am talking about here. Even though cell phone cameras have gotten very good, and some may... Read more
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Myth Busted: Pro Mirrorless Camera Systems Are No Longer Smaller and Lighter Than DSLRs

If you're thinking you can save a few ounces by switching to mirrorless, that ship has sailed
Photo with big mirrorless camera lens
(Editor’s note: This opinion piece by photographer and educator Scott Kelby first appeared on his website.) It’s time to face it — the new full-frame mirrorless camera bodies from Nikon, Sony, and Canon aren’t really that much smaller (if at all) than DSLRs, and if they are lighter, we’re talking a few ounces (not pounds). This isn’t... Read more

Photos Of The Day For January 2021

Gain inspiration from our gallery of images
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of January’s selections in the slideshow below. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our Your Work gallery and Contests and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the galleries to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital... Read more

This “Leaked” Fujifilm Commercial for the New GFX100S Camera Is Actually Pretty Funny

Viral ad spoofs corporate culture and photo fanboys while promoting new 102MP medium format camera
Screenshot of Fuji ad
Camera commercials are seldom humorous and rarely – if we’re being perfectly honest – memorable but the below ad from Fujifilm USA for the just announced GFX100S medium format camera is both. Billed as a new “leaked” GFX100S commercial, the video spoofs both paranoid corporate culture and overzealous camera fanboys while also doing... Read more

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.

Year-end discussions of top products are always fun and informative, and I recently had a chance to join five of my photography colleagues for a virtual roundtable to pick our favorite cameras of 2020. Being included in the “Camera of the Year Roundtable” was a particular honor for me because I just started this week as Senior Editor of Digital... Read more

Photos Of The Day For December 2020

A gallery of images featured as Photos of the Day in December
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of December’s selections in the slideshow below. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our Your Work gallery and Contests and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the galleries to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital... Read more

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.
Now it is easier than ever to achieve professional portrait results in minutes. With PortraitPro 21, you can define your workflows in a simple yet effective way, and even retouch in bulk when you choose the Studio version of the software. Focussing on retouching and professional beautification, the software offers all new and improved features,... Read more

Photos Of The Day For November 2020

A gallery of images featured as Photos of the Day in November
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of November’s selections in the slideshow below. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our Your Work gallery and Contests and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the galleries to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital... Read more