May 8, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Check out this list of female pioneers of the early years of photography. What role does preparation have in your photography? Need some tips on scouting locations for landscape photography? Little by little, stock photography can add up. Where are the female surf photographers? (And from the comments: here are some.)

May 5, 2017  • 

Bert Riggall: I to the Hills Will Lift Mine Eyes

Through June 11, Bert Riggall: I to the Hills Will Lift Mine Eyes presents the Riggall’s remarkable images of Rocky Mountain life, people, landscape, geology and wildlife in the early 20th century.

May 3, 2017  • 

Canon’s New Compact-Servo 70-200 mm Telephoto Zoom Lens

Canon U.S.A., Inc. has announced the new COMPACT-SERVO 70-200mm Telephoto Zoom Lens (model name CN-E 70-200mm T4.4 L IS KAS S), a compact and lightweight 4K lens constructed for users that demand versatility and portability.

May 2, 2017  • 

Sony’s New α9 Camera and 100-400 mm Super Telephoto E-Mount Zoom

Sony has introduced their new revolutionary digital camera, the α9 (model ILCE-9), which offers a level of imaging performance that is simply unmatched by any camera ever created – mirrorless, SLR or otherwise

May 2, 2017  • 

The Nikon D7500

Nikon Inc. has announced the D7500, an advanced-level DX-format DSLR that provides a robust yet lightweight camera with powerful performance and premium features. The D7500 incorporates an exceptional combination of stunning image quality, impressive speed, astounding low-light ability and 4K UHD video capture.

May 2, 2017  • 

Taxi Drivers of Toronto

Henry VanderSpek's Taxi Drivers of Toronto is on view at Daniels Spectrum during the month of May as part of the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival in Toronto. This exhibition presents images and interviews that the documentary photographer collected since beginning the project in 2013.

April 28, 2017  • 

Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival

Throughout the month of May, Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival in Toronto is featuring an extensive program of photo exhibitions, workshops, lectures and more! To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Confederation, this year's festival focuses primarily on Canadian artists.

April 28, 2017  • 

Fallen Princesses

Those of you in the Toronto area now have the chance to see her Fallen Princesses series in person from May 11 to June 10 at Gallery House during the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.

April 28, 2017  • 

An Enduring Wilderness: Toronto’s Natural Parklands

Robert Burley's An Enduring Wilderness is on view in Toronto at Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival from May 2 through 26 at the John B. Aird Gallery.

April 28, 2017  • 

5 Interesting Reads

Remember our review of The Nordic Cookbook from the -- issue? Here's an interview with chef/photographer Magnus Nilsson. Do you print your images? The texture in these photos is fabulous. Do you have some adventures planned for this spring and summer? Here are some tips on travelling with photo gear. Would you do a photo show with...

April 28, 2017  • 

Muse

On view during the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the group exhibition Muse considers "the role of women in visual journalism by subverting themes of voyeurism, female subjectivity, and the often-unbalanced relationship between artist and subject."

April 28, 2017  • 

The Sum of All Parts

Toronto photographer Jalani Morgan—who you will probably remember from Laurence Butet-Roch's article on him in our February/March 2017 issue—has a solo public installation at Metro Hall in Toronto as a part of this year's Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.

April 27, 2017  • 

Cool Gadget: Sekonic L-858D-U Light Meter

As a hybrid photo/video shooter with a love of external lighting, a light meter is a tool that usually finds its way into my gear bag. A light meter is great for quickly making sure that you have perfect exposure but also for helping you better understand how your different light sources are interacting.

April 27, 2017  • 

Three Photo Exhibitions To See in Vancouver

Through May 6, Equinox Gallery in Vancouver is featuring three photo exhibitions: Marten Elder: Retinex, Fred Herzog: Selections from Modern Color, and Gordon Smith: With Photographs. Elder's images explore the differences between how the digital camera works and how the human eye sees.

April 26, 2017  • 

Art Mûr Presents This Mountain

From May 6 through June 17, Art Mûr in Montreal is presenting Jessica Houston's This Mountain. Inspired by a visit to Baffin Island in 2015, the artist examines the enviromental and cultural impact of the extraction of resources from the earth.