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August/September 2018, Vol. 43, #5Photography can be a pastime, a passion or a profession. Whatever it is for you, Photo Life is THE magazine to subscribe to. Check out a few pages of the current issue and see some of the main features below! In addition, with a subscription to the printed magazine, you’ll receive free access to Photo Life‘s digital archives so you can read your favourite back issues of Photo Life online when you want, where you want!
Resistance Dynamics: Charles-Frédérick Ouellet and a Changing WorldPhotographer Charles-Frédérick Ouellet is downright impressive: his work has been featured in numerous exhibitions, he has gallery representation, he has received grants for his projects, and he has already published three books. Yet he’s completely approachable and disarmingly relaxed.
Universal Opportunities: On e-Books, Reach and LegacyI have a fondness for the feeling, smell and heft of a real book, so I’ll never argue against printed output. But thanks to mobile and especially tablet computing, e-books have become an extremely interesting alternative for presenting our work.
Embrace the Grain: Using Noise to Add Mood and Texture to Your PhotographsTechnical quality is what we strive for. Once we’ve achieved that, what other creative paths can we take to continue to grow? A sharp, well-exposed and noise-free image is not all that makes a great photograph.
In Search of a Thoughtful Approach to Photography Equipment: Recapturing Photography’s Lost Treasure: Peace of MindTrying to introduce some patience and thoughtfulness into my relationship with gear has made a huge impact.
This and That
A fun mix of news, book reviews, exhibitions, the latest products and more, This and That is where you come to browse what’s going on in today’s photo culture.
Vanessa Heins and the Many Facets of the music Industry
Vanessa Heins’ working family is comprised of some the biggest names in the Canadian entertainment industry. Her job? To translate sound into visuals and document behind-the-scenes moments that most of us don’t get to see.
Misadventures in Photography
Anyone who has ever photographed an all-day wedding knows that after hours and hours of crouching, chasing, thinking, sweating, running, climbing, crawling, dodging, dancing, leaping and standing for what feels like forever with a heavy piece of metal strapped on your body…your body aches with exhaustion.
Wisdom, Wit and Other Tidbits
Toronto-based Jo-Anne McArthur has made it her mission to document humans’ relationships with animals. For 20 years, the photographer, author and educator has travelled the world advocating for animal rights.
Every issue we present the top images from our Showtime photo contest. This issue’s winner is Robert Royer for the theme Pollution.
midi controllers to the rescue!
The mouse was an excellent invention, but I dream of the day when I will be able to control Lightroom like John Anderton (played by Tom Cruise) in Minority Report.