November 24, 2015  • 

From November 26 through January 9, the annual Deck The Walls exhibition returns to Newzones in Calagary with small- to medium-sized photo-based art, paintings, drawings and sculptures for sale and perfect for gift giving.

November 23, 2015  • 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibitions Now in Canada!

Organized and produced by the Natural History Museum in London, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition presents the 100 winning images selected from 42,000 entries from 96 countries. The blacklit, large-scale images are on view at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto through March 20, and at the Royal BC Museum in Victoria from December 4...

November 19, 2015  • 

Digital Photography

"Digital Photography" is the last video in the George Eastman House's excellent series on photography.

November 18, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Here are some photography tips for your next trip to the moon. Sebastião Salgado has a new photo book out on the work behind the coffee industry. Here are a few tips for better smartphone photos. Do you know about these photo apps? Anton Corbijn talks about his approach in this article. (And our book review of his new book 1-2-3-4...

November 17, 2015  • 

Nikon Behind the Scenes: A New Perspective on Bird Photography

Nikon has made a new video in its Nikon Behind the Scenes: Going Wild With Ron Magill series with tips on bird photography.

November 16, 2015  • 

How can I get a polarizing filter to provide the maximum effect?

I read a useful article about using a polarizer to make skies richer in colour so I bought a circular-polarizing filter for my most frequently used lens. But I rarely seem to be able to get the filter to produce a rich blue sky. Can you explain the technique for using a polarizer?

November 13, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Bruce Bennett is the Wayne Gretzky of hockey photography. Do you have a good travel photography backup solution? Have you been asked to work for free as a photographer? Did you know that research shows that taking photographs of an event might impede your ability to remember it? Edward Burtynsky was covered in the New York Times...

November 12, 2015  • 

Compositing to Create Panoramas

My photography has changed since starting the Independent Digital Photography program at Seneca College. I’m learning about the profession and about the art of visual literacy. I’ve learned how to shoot photos that connect with the viewer on a connotative level.

November 11, 2015  • 

An Artist’s Arctic Journey

Jessica Houston's Horizon Felt follows the path of Sir John Franklin’s 1845 expedition looking for the Northwest Passage. Like Franklin, Houston made her own Arctic journey, and she focused on the effects of climate change through photographs where landscapes are divided with an obstructed view created by brightly coloured pieces of felt.

November 10, 2015  • 

Montreal International Documentary Festival Highlights Photographers

From November 12 to 22, the 18th annual Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) will feature two retrospectives focusing on prominent filmmakers and photographers. One retrospective will showcase filmmaker, educator and critic Thom Andersen, and the other is called "A Photographer's Eye."

November 9, 2015  • 

Canadian Wins Photography Contest With Newfoundland Puffin Photo

Canadian Megan Lorenz is the 2015 grand-prize winner of the Nature's Best Photography Windland Smith Rice International Awards "Best of the Best" photo competition for her image Atlantic Puffin & Wild Iris. This photograph will be on view with the other winning images at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.,...

November 9, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Did you know Ringo Starr is also a photographer? This new short film tells the story. This is a neat collaboration. You can DIY pedals for adjusting the autofocus and shutter on a DSLR. These are some stunning travel photo essays. Did you know that there was "photoshopping" long, long before Photoshop?

November 6, 2015  • 

Epson International Pano Awards

The Epson International Pano Awards recently announced the winners of their sixth annual contest. This competition is the world's largest dedicated to panoramic photography, and 1055 amateur and professional photographers from 60 countries submitted images this year

November 5, 2015  • 

Test Review: Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II

The Olympus E-M10 Mark II is the newest entry-level model of the OM-D series. It has a very compact body and offers a 16-MP image sensor, 5-axis image stabilizer and high- resolution OLED EVF. In addition, it is highly configurable, even though it offers many scene modes and effect filters for beginners.

November 4, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Here's one photographer's story of having his photo on the cover of National Geographic. Did you see this photo of Pluto? Do you want to edit Raw photos on your Android phone? Check out the new Snapseed update. Here's more on the Light L16. Photographer Richard Peters shows that inspiration can be found in our own backyard.