November 27, 2015  • 

Have you been thinking about entering The World We Live In but just haven’t quite gotten around to it? Well, you still have a chance with a few more days to get your submissions in! Check out our list of the top ten reasons to enter The World We Live In photo contest and 12 tips for submitting if you need an extra dose of courage to give it a try. Who knows….you could win a cruise expedition to the heart of the heart or some incredible photo gear! We can't wait to see all your submissions!

November 27, 2015  • 

Charles Matton’s Work in Toronto

Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto is featuring Charles Matton: A Photographic Survey from November 28 through January 16. This exhibition is the first to present his work in North America.

November 26, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads: Street Photography Edition II

Street photographer Jill Freedman shares about her work. Frequent business Jim Hofman traveller took up street photography to make the most of his time in China. Michael Ernest Sweet gives his take on some new books on street photography. Why do street photography? And here are eight female street style photographers.

November 25, 2015  • 

Barrie Wentzell: The Stories Behind the Images

In our December/January issue, Joyce Singer-D'Aprile profiled photographer Barrie Wentzell. Wentzell has spent his career photographing the biggest legends of the music industry, and he shared about his career and experiences with us in the article. And, as promised, here are the stories behind the images in the article!

November 25, 2015  • 

Red Bull Illume Image Quest

Through March 31, the Red Bull Illume Image Quest is accepting entries to the fourth edition of its sports photography contest. Judges will select the 55 best images to showcase in a night-time exhibition that will tour to cities around the world, and the Overall Winner, Category Award Winners and Athletes’ Choice Winner will receive prizes from...

November 25, 2015  • 

Test Review: Zenfolio

Catering more than 100,000 customers, Zenfolio is regarded as one of the best solutions for photographers looking to own a serious website (that is also mobile ready) without the hassles of having to design or code it themselves. A major upside of zenfolio is that it offers unlimited storage and saves photographers from finding a hosting company.

November 25, 2015  • 

How many AF points are ideal for photos of birds in flight?

My Nikon D7200 has several autofocus options, including 1 AF point, 9 AF points and 51 AF points. Which of these do you recommend for birds in flight—when I am using Continuous Autofocus—to maximize my odds of getting more sharply focused photos?

November 25, 2015  • 

Cool Gadget: Syrp Genie and Genie Mini

In the last year, I’ve found myself constantly shooting time-lapses, and one thing I wanted to experiment with was having some camera movement in my shots. Unfortunately, all of the motion-control systems I looked at that allowed precise movement over a long period of time were extremely expensive and proprietary. Then I heard about the Genie.

November 24, 2015  • 

Find That Gift You Need to Buy at Newzones in Calgary!

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 in Canada!

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 through April 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...