A Gallery Of Finalists For Digital Photo Pro’s The Face Contest

The editors have selected the finalists for its most current photography contest
The Digital Photo Pro magazine editors have selected the finalists for The Face Contest. To see the finalists, check out our slideshow below: Slideshow for Digital Photo Pro’s 2020 The Face Photo Contest Breath... Read more

Cover Shot, August 2020

Taking a close look at photographer Dina Litovsky’s image for the cover of Digital Photo Pro magazine
As in last year’s August 2019 issue, this year’s August 2020 issue has two themes: Photojournalism and Travel Photography. And, by and large, you’ll find that most articles focus on either photo-j or travel shots. However, occasionally, you’ll find an article that is equal parts travel photography and photojournalism. I think that’s true... Read more

What’s Going On: How Photojournalists Are Documenting The George Floyd Protests

Some photographers covering the George Floyd protests have caught the eye of other photojournalists, photo editors and educators
This image, by street photographer Steven John Irby, is one of many the photographer captured of the George Floyd protests and was included in a recent New Yorker article, with the caption “Just north of Times Square, marchers paused to read the names of men, women, and children who had been killed by the police.” This image is also on Irby’s... Read more
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Photos Of The Day For May 2020

Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of May’s selections in this slideshow.
"Stuck in the Mud 2" by Jose Luis Mendez Fernandez
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of May’s selections in this slideshow. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our online gallery and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the gallery to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital Photo Pro magazine community. “Pretty... Read more

A Wedding Photographer’s Search For Opportunity During The Coronavirus Crisis

How one pro photographer is balancing the need for income with staying home, long-term goals and the fear of missing out
Shooting family portraits while maintaining social distancing is just one of the ways wedding photographer Mike Colón has attempted to shift gears and find new opportunities. (Photo: Shutterstock) No matter how talented a photographer may be, when the economy shuts down the assignments disappear. We’ve all learned this the hard way in 2020. World-class... Read more

Getting Press For Your Photography—Part 3

In this third of a three-parts series, Amy Touchette explains how to create and sent out a publicity pitch
My previous two posts on how to get press for your photography focused on, first, deciding who your audience is and what’s your story, and then, second, who to pitch to, how to hone your pitch list to a distinct, thoughtful set and how to obtain the contact information of people you want to pitch to. Here is the final set of steps to consider as you... Read more

Getting Press For Your Photography—Part 2

In this second of a three-parts series, Amy Touchette suggests ways of finding contacts online and in social media for getting your photo projects covered in the media
In my previous post, I discussed determining who your audience is and how you want them to be engaged (what you want them to do), as well as crafting your personal story with photography and your project. Here are further steps to consider as you embark on gaining publicity: Figure Out Where To Pitch Your Project This is tied to an earlier step about... Read more

Photos of the Day April 2020

Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of April’s selections in this slideshow.
"Connemara" by Ryszard Lomnicki
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of April’s selections in this slideshow. Each Photo of The Day is chosen from our online gallery and is featured on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Visit the gallery to submit your best photos and gain inspiration from the Digital Photo Magazine community. "Genoveva" by... Read more

Online Auction To Fight The Effects Of COVID-19

The Art Of Staying Home online auction will run for a week starting April 10
“Dekalb Avenue, Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn,” by Amy Touchette, signed digital C-Print, 8 x 8 inches, and Deck of Playing Cards. Next Friday, on April 10, Blank White Space, a bespoke private curation and art advisory service based in London, will run an online photography and art auction to help fight the effects of COVID-19. Photographer Amy Touchette... Read more

Fujifilm GFX 100 Offers Studio Quality In A Field-Ready Body

For pro photographers who want the ultimate image quality both in and out of the studio, medium format mirrorless systems like Fujifilm’s GFX series have a lot to offer. The GFX 100 delivers massive 100-megapixel resolution in a body that’s familiar, similar to a traditional rangefinder (though larger). Over at our network site Imaging Resource, Read more…

For pro photographers who want the ultimate image quality both in and out of the studio, medium format mirrorless systems like Fujifilm’s GFX series have a lot to offer. The GFX 100 delivers massive 100-megapixel resolution in a body that’s familiar, similar to a traditional rangefinder (though larger). Over at our network site Imaging Resource,... Read more
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