December 2, 2016  • 

Through January 14, Newzones in Calgary is presenting its annual exhibition Deck the Walls. This show features small and medium-sized artwork for sale, including photo-based work by Dianne Bos, James Holroyd, Franco DeFrancesca and Joshua Jensen-Nagle.

November 30, 2016  • 

The World We Live In: Deadline Extended!

We've decided to give you all a little more time to get your images in to The World We Live In! The extended deadline is December 7 (11:59 p.m. EST), so you have an extra week to get your submission finalized.

November 30, 2016  • 

Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Winner Announced

The Art Gallery of Ontario and Aimia have announced the winner of the 2016 the Aimia|AGO Photography Prize. The $50,000 prize for contemporary photography was awarded to Ursula Schulz-Dornburg.

November 29, 2016  • 

10th Annual Sony World Photography Awards Competition

The Sony World Photography Awards competition is open to photographers of any experience level. The competition categories and approaching deadlines are coming up soon.

November 29, 2016  • 

Camera Test: Olympus PEN E-PL8

The latest model in the PEN series, the Olympus PEN E-PL8 is a very stylish compact camera with a 16-MP Micro Four Thirds sensor. The camera is available in different colours; we tested the brown version.

November 29, 2016  • 

2017 Buyers’ Guide: Now Available!

The Photo Life Buyers’ Guide 2017 is now available on newsstands or online. We know that the task of choosing the right camera gear from the multitude of options can be daunting, so we've filled the guide with advice from the pros!

November 29, 2016  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Anyone tried Google Photo Scan yet? Here's a summary of different types of film and suggestions of what to use them for. This photographer made a lens with a 3D printer. Do you agree with Time's list of the most influential photos of all time? There's a really great interactive site to explore and learn more about these images! ...

November 28, 2016  • 

Is Photography a “Guy Thing”?

In our December/January issue, Michael Ernest Sweet asks the question "Where are all the women?" Maybe you, like us, have been wondering why female photographers aren’t more present in photography. Sweet was curious so he decided to investigate.

November 28, 2016  • 

2016 Holiday Subscription Offer

There's less than a month until Christmas! Here’s an affordable gift idea for your favourite photography buffs: a subscription to Photo Life! It's a gift that'll continue all year, offering inspiration, ideas and tips.

November 28, 2016  • 

Cool Gadget: Heat 3 Smart Gloves

There is only one thing I can count on every winter, and that is a number of bitterly cold shooting days. I had never found any gloves that work really well for photography until I tried The Heat Company’s Heat 3 Smart Gloves.

November 25, 2016  • 

WPY Upcoming Events in Toronto

As you might know, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) in Toronto is currently exhibiting the Wildlife Photographer of the Year winning images. To go along with the exhibition, the ROM has a schedule of activities related to the theme of wildlife photography.

November 24, 2016  • 

A Photographer’s Guide to Backpacking

Are you planning a photo trip where you'll be camping? In the October/November issue, Xavier Bonacorsi shares his favourite photo and camping gear and explains why he chooses each item. It's a great resource to help you prepare for your next trip—or perhaps to give you an idea for that camper on your gift-buying list! Travelling light is the...

November 23, 2016  • 

Frontière, Frontiera, Grenze

Scott Conarroe’s Frontière, Frontiera, Grenze is on view st Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto from November 26 through January 14, focusing on the changing borders of the Alps over the years based on treaties.

November 22, 2016  • 

8 Last-Minute Things to Do Before a Photo Contest

So you want to submit your images to The World We Live In, but you haven't quite gotten around to it? Or maybe you started but haven't quite finished your selection? Don't panic! You still have time.

November 22, 2016  • 

Critique: How Do You Deal With It?

When you know a critique is coming your way, how do you prepare? Do you tense up and brace yourself for something painful? That's how I react when I sense criticism heading my way. But getting honest feedback is essential to improving as an artist.