October 6, 2014  • 

New Creative Cloud Updates and Mobile Apps

At Adobe MAX 2014, the world’s leading creativity conference, Adobe has announced it is shipping a milestone release of Creative Cloud that transforms how creatives work across desktops and devices.  This major release includes significant feature updates to 13 essential CC desktop tools that link to a new family of integrated mobile apps....

October 3, 2014  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Wim Wenders and Juliano Ribeiro Salgado have made a new documentary about Sebastião Salgado called The Salt of the Earth (and it will be shown in Montreal on October 18). Most Ikea catalog "photos" aren't actually photos. Here are some tips for photo shoots of couples. Hugh Mangum, a photographer from the 1890s, took photos that were not...

October 2, 2014  • 


The Pacific Digital Photography Club in Port Moody, B.C., is presenting their 11th annual Photomotion presentation on November 8 at the Inlet Theatre (100 Newport Drive, Port Moody).

October 1, 2014  • 

What’s the difference between sensor sizes in cameras with a built-in lens?

I want to get a high-grade camera with a built-in lens for use when I cannot carry my full DSLR system, but I'm confused by the entirely different sensor sizes.

September 30, 2014  • 

ProFusion 2014

ProFusion Photo and Video Expo will be held on October 15 and 16 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto. With a 70,000-foot showroom, this expo celebrates the pro imaging industry in Canada with almost 100 exhibitors, exciting product launches, show specials and sales, and seminars and workshops.

September 30, 2014  • 

Photopolis 2014

Halifax is celebrating photography throughout the month of October with its biannual festival, Photopolis. With over 30 venues at galleries and alternative spaces, there is a wide range of exhibitions from local, national and international artists.

September 30, 2014  • 

Cool Gadget: DJI Ronin

The DJI Ronin 3-axis handheld stabilization system is truly one of the most remarkable and ambitious systems that I have seen in a long time. DJI is offering what could be the most complete gimbal system on the market at a price point several thousand dollars cheaper than their nearest competitor.

September 26, 2014  • 

5 Interesting Reads

A new Royal Canadian Mint coin is inspired by Robert Berdan's photo of a wood bison. These were the first wildlife photos published in National Geographic. Here is some good advice about how to blend in as a wedding photographer. Think about the story of what you are photographing. Here are some tips on working with models.

September 25, 2014  • 

Fog, Darkness and Photography

ViewPoint Gallery in Halifax is featuring Once Upon a Foggy Night as their member group show from September 30 through November 2, in conjunction with Nocturne 2014 and Photopolis 2014.

September 24, 2014  • 

Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Adobe Premiere Elements 13

Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 Adobe has announced the availability of Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Adobe Premiere Elements 13, the latest versions of the No. 1 selling consumer photo- and video-editing software. Adobe serves up a fresh collection of easy-to-use editing tools and guided techniques to help consumers achieve the results they...

September 24, 2014  • 

2014 Epson International Pano Award Winners Announced

The winners of the 5th Epson International Pano Awards have been announced. This year's competition had 3971 entries submitted from 870 photographers in 54 countries with $40,000 in prizes.

September 23, 2014  • 

The New Manfrotto 190X Series Tripods and X-PRO 2-Way Head

Gentec International has announced the launch of the new Manfrotto 190X Series Tripods and the X-PRO 2-Way Head.

September 23, 2014  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Two Canadians are among those chosen as Flickr's top young photographers. Do you find yourself making excuses about why you aren't doing more photography? These "translations" of statements photographers make are funny. Amy Molloy lost a decade's worth of digital photos and shares her thoughts on the experience. Here are some tips on...