October 28, 2016  • 

Salon de la Photo in Quebec City and Laval

Collège Gosselin is presenting its Salon de la Photo in Quebec City from October 28 through 30 and in Laval from November 4 through 6. You can check out new products from top photo brands and attend seminars and conferences (given in French). We'll also be at the Salon de la Photo in both locations, so look for the Photo Life/Photo Solution booth...

October 26, 2016  • 

Just For You: A Free Issue of Photo Life!

Have you considered subscribing to the magazine but have hesitated because you've wanted to check it out first? Or maybe you’d like to share the magazine with a friend? Download the August/September 2016 issue for free!

October 25, 2016  • 

Cool Gadget: KeyMission 80

At the recent Photokina show in Germany, Nikon surprised everyone by launching neither a new DSLR nor a DL-series enthusiast compact camera. Instead, Nikon announced a series of small-sensor cameras in the new KeyMission line.

October 24, 2016  • 

William Notman, A Visionary Photographer

In Montreal, the McCord Museum is exhibiting Notman, A Visionary Photographer from November 4 through March 26. With 285 photographs and objects, this is an in-depth look at the influential 19th-century Canadian photographer.

October 20, 2016  • 


Sara Angelucci’s Arboretum is on view at Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto from October 22 through November 19. With this series, Angelucci takes 19th-century portrait cabinet cards and turns them on their head.

October 19, 2016  • 

Nikon Announces FX-Format Telephoto and Fisheye Lenses

Nikon Canada has announced two FX-format Nikkor lenses designed to achieve amazing optical performance for the most demanding professional and enthusiast photographers: the AF-S Nikkor 70-200 mm f/2.8E FL ED VR and the PC Nikkor 19-mm f/4E ED.

October 18, 2016  • 

A Circle of Bluebirds

Osheen Harruthoonyan's A Circle of Bluebirds is on view at Lonsdale Gallery in Toronto through November 13. Using wet darkroom techniques, manipulation and collages of negatives, Harruthoonyan explores time, history and memory in this series.

October 17, 2016  • 

Passionate About the Rockies

From October 21 through November 20, Glen Boles: Climber, Photographer & Artist is being showcased at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies in Banff. The exhibition brings together adventurer Glen Boles’ images and pen-and-ink drawings of the mountains.

October 14, 2016  • 

Flash Fest in Winnipeg!

The third annual Flash Photographic Festival is this month in Winnipeg! The free annual festival showcases photographers from Winnipeg and around Manitoba; this year work by 116 photographers is on view in 53 venues.

October 13, 2016  • 

Zeiss Photography Award: Open for Entries

World Photography Organisation and Zeiss have announced that the second annual Zeiss Photography Award competition is open for entries through February 7. The theme this year, like last year, is Meaningful Places.

October 6, 2016  • 

Sony’s New α6500 and RX100 V

Sony has introduced their new APS-C sensor camera, the α6500. As the latest addition to Sony’s lineup of award winning mirrorless cameras, the new α6500 shares the same unrivaled 4D FOCUS system as the α6300 camera.

October 6, 2016  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Have you considered raising your prices? Here's a thoughtful article on Sam Abell's practice working from the back layer to the front in photography and elsewhere. Mihaela Noroc has combined travel and photographing women. Google has announced their Pixel phones. And in case you are left to survive in the wilderness with only your...

October 5, 2016  • 

Don’t Break Your Back on the Job!

Most people encounter back pain at some point in their life, and as a photographer, you likely spend some time lugging around heavy gear. We talked with an expert to get some advice on what we can do to help prevent an injury and how to deal with any back pain that occurs.

October 4, 2016  • 

Edmonton Photographic Tradeshow

On November 6, McBain Camera is presenting the Edmonton Photographic Tradeshow, an all-day tradeshow with new products from major brands, at the University of Alberta Pavilion. There will also be seminars, demos and more!

September 30, 2016  • 

5 Interesting Reads

500px is adding features and tools, including letting users edit their Raw photos through the app. (And here's a review.) "What we see when we look at travel photography" is a reflection on photographing our trips. Instagram now lets you save drafts of your images. And while we're mentioning Instagram, if you like Snapchat, you might...