February 24, 2017  • 

Read this before you buy new gear. Salgado says photography isn't dead. A cardboard instant camera. Magnum Photos interviewed Max Pinckners and Bieke Depoorter about how they developed their documentary style. This professor made his classroom into a camera obscura for his history of photography class.

February 23, 2017  • 

Latow Photography Weekend

Latow Photographers Guild’s 38th Annual Photography Weekend will be held April 8 and 9 at the Art Gallery of Burlington in Burlington, Ontario. Nature photographer, teacher and workshop leader Denise Ippolito is this year’s speaker.

February 22, 2017  • 

National Pictures of the Year Finalists Announced

News Photographers Association of Canada (NPAC) has announced the finalists of the 10th annual National Pictures of the Year (NPOY) awards competition. Out of appromixately 2000 images and 22 multimedia productions by 100 Canadian photojournalists, the judges selected finalists in the 13 categories.

February 21, 2017  • 

Cool Gadget: Cokin Riviera Classic Tripod

Camera design right now is in a very interesting period, with many manufacturers looking back for inspiration. It’s great that designers are recognizing that the history of photography is full of great, neglected design decisions, but camera accessories rarely show the same inspiration.

February 17, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Obama's former photographer, Pete Souza, continues to stay busy on Instagram. Are you a photographer or camera operator? Are you thinking about setting up a home studio? Here are some ways to go even more minimal. You should bring these things with you when doing a photo shoot with a dog.  

February 17, 2017  • 

New Canon EOS M6, Rebel T7i and EOS 77D Cameras

Developed and designed to meet the varying needs of entry-level, advanced-amateur and advanced-enthusiast photographers, Canon Canada has announced the EOS M6 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera, the EVF-DC2, the EOS Rebel T7i DSLR camera, and the EOS 77D DLSR camera.

February 15, 2017  • 

Three Canadian Winners of World Press Photo

World Press Photo has announced the results of its annual photo contest, which had 80 408 photographs submitted by 5034 photographers from 125 countries. Three Canadians have been recognized in this year's winning images: Amber Bracken, Giovanni Capriotti, and Darren Calabrese.

February 14, 2017  • 

Outstanding Contribution to Photography: Martin Parr

The World Photography Organisation (WPO) has announced documentary photographer Martin Parr as this year’s recipient of the Outstanding Contribution to Photography title. Parr will receive his prize at the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards ceremony in London, U.K.

February 13, 2017  • 

Inside Out

Until February 26, the McCord Museum in Montreal is presenting an outdoor installation as a tribute to William Notman. Portraits of Visionaries From Montreal features images of 21 leaders in various industries who are doing innovative work.

February 10, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

"Female photographers matter now more than ever." And here's another on women in photojournalism. You can get your film developed at P.E.I. Photo Lab in Charlottetown. Triggertrap is going out of business. Where do you draw the line between "copy" and "derivative work"?

February 9, 2017  • 

Sony Introduces 100 mm f/2.8 STF G Master and More

Sony Electronics has introduced two new lenses for their popular line of E-mount interchangeable lens cameras: one of their flagship G Master Series, an FE 100-mm f/2.81 STF GM OSS mid-telephoto prime lens and a compact, lightweight FE 85-mm f/1.8 mid-telephoto prime lens.

February 7, 2017  • 

Scotiabank Photography Award Longlist Announced

Scotiabank has announced the longlist of nominees for the 2017 Scotiabank Photography Award. The award recognizes a mid- to later-career artist who is reaching for the next level of national and international recognition.

February 3, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

This is a thoughtful article by Magnum photographers on empathy and photography. Here are 7 tips for Instagram. Jaimie Milner started her project Gifted because she didn't see media representation that portrayed varied and artistic sides of black men. Are multi-image Instagram posts in the future for all users? Lego food photos!

January 30, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

What is the role of photography in a post-truth world? Trump's immigration ban has prevented photojournalist Eman Mohammed from travelling to be a part of the jury judging the World Press Photo competition. This is a creative way to use high ISO for night photography. This talk is encouraging if you are in a stage of starting over,...

January 30, 2017  • 

Our February/March Issue!

We're excitied to share our February/March issue with you! It's packed with great articles to inspire your photography—mentoring, Jalani Morgan's work to diversify collective memory, Troy Moth’s advice for realizing your goals, an interview with Angela Grauerholz, and much more…