December 19, 2014  • 

A friend sent me a link to an article on the Internet about the need to calibrate lenses so they will autofocus with 100% accuracy? But if this is so important, why has it not gotten more coverage? Also the calibration process seems very complicated. Can you provide a simpler method for AF fine-tuning with a DSLR camera?

December 19, 2014  • 

Before Photography

The George Eastman House has a wonderful video series on photography. This episode is "Before Photography."

December 18, 2014  • 

Upcoming Imaging Shows

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is January 6 through 9 in Las Vegas, Nevada., and Imaging USA will be February 1 through 3 in Nashville, Tennessee.

December 18, 2014  • 

Working With Depth of Field

Photo Life is proud to partner with Seneca students to document their journey through the school curriculum. This week Ravit Lasman-Lechter shares about working with depth of field.

December 17, 2014  • 

5 Interesting Reads

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...

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.

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.