May 26, 2015  • 

Renowned photographer Mary Ellen Mark passed away on May 25. Known for her documentary photography and portraiture, her work has been in publications like The New York Times, Vanity Fair, LIFE magazine and many others.

May 26, 2015  • 

The Happy Show

The Museum of Vancouver is presenting the multimedia exhibition Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show through September 7. This eclectic and interactive exhibition is the result of the artist's 10-year journey to try to understand happiness.

May 25, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

This debate brings up the importance of copyright law and understanding your rights as a photographer. Here are some tips on protecting your rights. This photographer shares honestly about his battle with depression and his journey to making photography his full-time career. Here are 44 tips to improve your work. Photographer Samsofy...

May 22, 2015  • 

Photo Club of the Year 2015

For this year's Best of Photo Clubs Special, we invited Canadian photo clubs to submit a one-minute video about what makes their club unique and valuable. The club with the best response was named Photo Club of the Year. The winner for 2015 is the Toronto Camera Club! Congratulations!

May 22, 2015  • 

Test Review: Samsung NX500

The Samsung NX500 combines the performance of the NX1 with a very compact design. The newest CSC of the NX series offers an image resolution of 28 MP, a fast hybrid AF system, a high-quality screen (OLED) as electronic viewfinder, and sophisticated video capabilities including 4K recording.

May 21, 2015  • 

Book Review: The Instagram Book

If you want to be inspired, check out The Instagram Book. The editors have done an excellent job of curating compelling, exciting work from the online Instagram community and sharing it in the form of a hard-copy book.

May 20, 2015  • 

Manfrotto’s New Friction Arms and Accessories

Manfrotto Friction Arms and Accessories Press release by Gentec International Gentec International, the exclusive Canadian distributor of Manfrotto photo, video and lighting products, has announced the launch of new, compact models to the Friction Arms line of accessories. Devoted to professional and advanced enthusiasts who want to...

May 20, 2015  • 

Nature Canada’s Photo Contest: Now Open for Entries

The Nature Canada’s 76th Anniversary Photo Contest is now open for entries through August 14. The categories are Canadian Landscape, People in Nature, Nature in Action, Fauna & Flora, Nature Nearby and Favorite Memory in Nature.

May 20, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

This is a good reminder to make sure you know what you are getting into when a company asks to "share"your photo... Which of these classic cameras have you used? If you're new at shooting weddings and are wondering what you should take with you, check out this post for some non-photo essentials that you might not think of! Are you aware...

May 20, 2015  • 

Zineb Sedira Takes an Environmental Stance Through Art

French Algerian artist Zineb Sedira captures a hauntingly beautiful vessel in his public installation: The Death of a Journey V (2008), drawing attention to the politics of migration against the backdrop of Toronto’s serene lakefront. The Death of a Journey V (2008) runs through September 7 at The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery in Toronto.

May 19, 2015  • 

Panasonic Canada Announces the Lumix DMC-G7

Panasonic Canada Inc. has introduced the 7th generation of its world-renowned G series of high-end compact cameras, the DMC-G7. This new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless (DSLM) camera integrates 4K video recording alongside an impressive variety of 4K photography capabilities.

May 19, 2015  • 

Transpose

Through August 15, Arsenal Contemporary Art in Toronto is presenting Jean-François Bouchard’s Transpose, a portrait series that is the result of three years of research, interviews and photo shoots in New York, Montreal and Los Angeles.

May 16, 2015  • 

Sally Mann to Discuss New Memoir
 in Toronto

On May 22, Sally Mann will be at the Ryerson Image Centre to discuss her new memoir, Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs, with Ryerson Image Centre director Paul Roth. Free and open to the public, attendees will also receive a complimentary copy of the book (while supplies last), thanks to support from the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.

May 15, 2015  • 

McCord Presents Exhibition of Work by Style Photographer Horst

Muriel Maxwell, American Vogue cover, 1 July 1939 © Condé Nast/Horst Estate // Dress by Sally Victor, modelled by Muriel Maxwell For July–red, white, and blue. With shiny white sharkskin –a red-and-blue turban; Sally Victor. Striped bag; Paul Flato. Primrose House Carnival Make-Up. Revlon Amoa Red polish. Lugene glasses. American Vogue, 1...

May 15, 2015  • 

Manfrotto Announces New 190GO! Tripod

Manfrotto, a leading global innovator of premium photo, video and lighting support products, distributed in Canada by Gentec International, has enhanced its popular line of 190 tripods with the introduction of the new 190GO! (MT190GOA4TB).