July 16, 2015  • 

Dance Photography

A former dancer with the New York City Ballet, Kyle Froman is the perfect person to do dance photography. The below video covers his work and approach to choreographing images.

July 15, 2015  • 

Is it better to use the Clarity tool vs. the Sharpen tool in Lightroom?

Recently, I read an article about the Clarity slider in Lightroom and in Photoshop. Apparently this feature is better than the Sharpen tool for creating high sharpness, without an artificial looking effect. What is your advice about using this tool?

July 14, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Looking for an alternative to using light stands? Check out this DIY to make a lightweight light stick. This series shares Steve McCurry's advice; here are Part One and Part Two. This article gives some good food for thought about branding. Have you ever tried using a kite for aerial photography? Here are some tips on pricing wedding...

July 13, 2015  • 

The Albumen Print

Here is another video from the George Eastman House's great series on photography. This episode is “The Albumen Print.”

July 10, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Jarle H. Moe's article takes a thoughtful look at concert photography practices and their implications on the integrity of photojournalism and the free press. Here's how some newspapers in Montreal responded to the Taylor Swift concert agreement. This Women's World Cup shot was taken by a photographer's foot using a remote...

July 9, 2015  • 

Lake-Like: Escape Into Nature

Chih-Chien Wang / Pink Sky, 2014 / Photograph / Ink jet print on paper / 60.3 x 42.7 cm framed / Collection of the artist / Courtesy of Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain, Montréal Through November 29, the Musée de Lachine is presenting Lake-Like, an exhibition that showcases the work of seven guest artists along with selected works...

July 8, 2015  • 

Joe McNally and the NYC Marriage Bureau

This Nikon video shows what happened when Joe McNally and the Nikon Wedding Truck Studio set up across the street from the New York City Marriage Bureau and offered free portraits to just-married couples.

July 7, 2015  • 

Panoramic Landscapes Featured in Toronto Exhibition

Through August 9, Lonsdale Gallery in Toronto is presenting Neil Dankoff’s From Israel to Africa. Taken during trips to Israel, South Africa and Namibia, the artist digitally stitches together multiple exposures to create these panoramic images of natural and manmade landscapes.

July 6, 2015  • 

Yukon Exhibition Examines Vision

The ODD Gallery in Dawson City, Yukon, is featuring The World Inside through July 25. This group exhibition explores landscapes, viewership, perceptual mediation and the urgencies of our material condition. The work explores how we see and what we see and how this impacts our sense of self and our community.

July 3, 2015  • 

DxO OpticsPro v10.4.2 Supports the Canon EOS 5DS and 5D

Press release by DxO DxO, one of the world leaders in digital imaging technology, has announced the immediate availability of DxO OpticsPro v10.4.2, DxO FilmPack v5.1.4, and DxO ViewPoint v2.5.6 for Mac and Windows. These three updates allow these DxO solutions to support the Canon EOS 5DS and 5DS R cameras, and to allow DxO FilmPack 5 and...

July 3, 2015  • 

Nikon’s Two New Pro Super Telephoto NIKKOR Lenses

Nikon Canada has announced two new super telephoto lenses, the AF-S NIKKOR 500-mm f/4E FL ED VR and AF-S NIKKOR 600-mm f/4E FL ED VR. These two NIKKOR lenses use the latest Nikon lens technologies to enhance autofocus (AF) tracking and optical performance, while significantly reducing weight.

July 3, 2015  • 

Nikon’s AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80 mm f/2.8-4E ED VR Wide-Angle Lens

Nikon Canada has announced the new wide-angle zoom AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80 mm f/2.8-4E ED VR lens – an amazingly versatile DX-format lens that is well-suited for advanced and enthusiast photographers. The NIKKOR 16-80 mm features a combination of the best Nikon lens technologies, some never before seen in a Nikon DX-format lens, such as Nikon’s...

July 3, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Have you been considering the DJI Phantom 3? Fans of The Hunger Games will appreciate this new photobook. This photographer explains his approach to composition and lens choice while shooting weddings. Jules Decrauzat is thought to be the first sports photographer and first major photojournalist of Switzerland. Here's a list of 10...

July 2, 2015  • 

The New West

Contemporary Gallery in Calgary is exhibiting Blake Little's New West through July 26. This exhibition features 32 portraits selected from the 175 he took in Alberta in the summer of 2012. The opening reception is July 2 at 7 p.m.

June 30, 2015  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Here are updates to the Taylor Swift photographer contract debate. The most recent contract says they can destroy a photographer's equipment for violating the contract. And this is the Swift team's response. Star Wars fans might like these photos. Russian photographer Ralph Mirebs has photographed abandonned space shuttles and hangars...