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A Quick Demo of Eye Fi Direct

The other day, Ziv Gillat, the creator of the Eye-Fi card, stopped by the B&H Executive Offices to give us a demo of the new Eye-Fi direct feature that allows users to shoot images on their camera and upload them straight to their phone. Take a look at the video after the jump and please share your thoughts with us on what you think of being able to potentially leave your USB cable.



How To Tell a Story Through Photos

 Digging out Sharon AlleyFor years, photos have been used to tell stories in photojournalism and documentary-type photography. Newspaper and magazine editors have sometimes told their staff that they can only accept one image for a story. So there has to be one image that gets it all right. Here are a few different and important features that every photo essay should have.

Photo by Alli77. Please note that all photos in this blog post are entries in the B&H Photo Flickr Group Cold contest.

The Myth of the Unmanipulated Image

Not long ago, I read a complaint about all the "manipulation" of photographs that is being done these days. The man who was complaining expressed a preference for unmanipulated, original photographs. I've heard similar comments on many occasions.

Let's take a look at that unmanipulated, original image. 


One Photographer’s Strategy for Image Archiving (Part One of Two)

Every serious photographer has an archive of some form. Some of those archives become important libraries at the heart of our collective visual culture, holding significant imagery that historians utilize and the public enjoys. Others disappear into obscurity, and with them go potentially important images, never to be seen by the public. As photographers, we want our work to fall into the former category. Most photographers neglect image archiving to the point that most of their work will sadly end up in the latter category. 

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