December 17, 2014  • 

Need some gift ideas for a photographer? Here are some under $75, under $200 and under $500. Wow, PJ Plutzer took photos of the biggest names in rock history! Paul Zizka has some incredible Canadian nature selfies. This is a sweet story. Robert Burley's The Disappearance of Darkness is being exhibited at the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York.

December 17, 2014  • 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year in Edmonton

© Fabien Michenet / Wildlife Photographer of the Year Finalist 2014 Underwater Species / Little Squid / Nikon D800 + 105mm f2.8 lens; 1/320 sec at f16; ISO 200; Nauticam housing; two Inon Z-240 strobes. The 100 large-scale backlit images from the Natural History Museum in London and BBC Worldwide’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year will be...

December 16, 2014  • 

5 Interesting Reads

These snowflake photos are incredible. Here's more on the controversial Flickr Wall Art plans. Do you already know how to make these 6 types of photos? Nicholas Vreeeland is a photographer and a Buddhist monk. Steve McCurry shared his wisdom on the importance of following your passion.

December 15, 2014  • 

Should I buy a 70-200 mm f/2.8 or a 70-200 mm f/4 lens?

Several of my friends own a 70-200 mm f/2.8 lens and I'm considering one for my EOS 7D, but there's also an f/4 version that's smaller, lighter and more affordable. Which one would be the best bet?

December 12, 2014  • 

Stars and Science

Through January 17, Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto is presenting Gábor Kerekes’ Stars and Science. This is the first Canadian exhibition of work by this photographer, and Stars and Science is his best-known series.

December 12, 2014  • 

2015 Buyers’ Guide Now Available

The Photo Life Buyers' Guide 2015 is now available on newsstands or at photolife.com/guide/! Filled with reviews, specs and prices of more than 270 new products, our experts will help you make smart choices of photo gear to match your needs and preferences. The Buyers' Guide features the latest in digital cameras of all types, lenses,...


December 12, 2014  • 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year in Victoria

The Natural History Museum in London and BBC Worldwide’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year will be on view at the Royal BC Museum in Victoria through April 6.

December 11, 2014  • 

Learning Through Experimentation and Feedback

Photo Life is proud to partner with Seneca students to document their journey through the school curriculum. This week Karen Sum shares about learning through experimentation and feedback.

December 10, 2014  • 

TIPA Photo Trophy 2015

TIPA (Technical Image Press Association) has announced that their TIPA Photo Trophy 2015 contest is open for entries through March 23, 2015. The theme this year is "Discover the World: Open (Y)our Eyes to the Beauty of Planet Earth.”

December 8, 2014  • 

Ralph Gibson Photographs Exhibited in Montreal

© Ralph Gibson Through January 15, the Galerie Samuel Lallouz in Montreal is presenting work by American fine-art photographer Ralph Gibson. Ralph Gibson, Photographs features 60 images from throughout the artist's career. These photographs reveal Gibson's unique perception of everyday things and the way he captures shapes and shadows in...

December 5, 2014  • 

DxO OpticsPro v10.1 Now Supports Six New Cameras

Press release by DxO Labs DxO has announced the immediate availability of DxO OpticsPro v10.1, the latest update to its image processing software of reference for all demanding photographers. DxO is distributed in Canada by DayMen. DxO OpticsPro v10.1 is now compatible with Lightroom and other third-party software’s star ranking systems, has...