Features / Photography
In his lecture, Harvey Stein shares aspects of a career that spans more than 40 years of consistent and impressive work in photography. He shows and discusses work from his newest book, Harlem Street Portraits, published last October. In addition, he shows some images from his four other books, Parallels: A Look At Twins (1978), Artists Observed (1986), Coney Island (1998), Movimento: Glimpses of... READ MORE
When Litepanels introduced the original 1x1 years ago, it was in the vanguard of the LED revolution in lighting. On-camera models followed, as did the Inca and Sola Fresnel lines. Not content to ride on its laurels, Litepanels reaffirms its commitment to an ongoing evolution of quality and innovation with the introduction a 3rd-generation... READ MORE
In the following video, Larry Becker presents an overview of the Nikon 1 V3 Mirrorless Digital Camera and covers its professional-grade attributes, as well as introduces the camera's wealth of new advancements over previous 1-series cameras. The video begins with an introduction to the basic... READ MORE
Watch this vide to acquire the answers to everything you wanted to know about copyright and other legal issues, but were too scared to ask. There is a boatload of bad information, myths, factoids, and half-truths regarding copyright and other photo-related legal issues, such as model releases, floating around. Photographer Jack Reznicki and lawyer Ed Greenberg demystify and illuminate the gray... READ MORE
Tamron has made great efforts in the world of optics, attested to here by the release of a 14-150mm lens for Micro Four Thirds (a first for Tamron), an 18-200mm lens for the Canon EOS M, and a 28-300mm lens for Canon, Nikon, and Sony DSLRs. These all-in-one zooms give you everything from wide-angle to super telephoto in nice, compact packages.
14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III Lens for Micro Four Thirds... READ MORE
The introduction of 4K video to the masses is delivering the unprecedented levels of quality and realism that audiences demand. 4K also brings with it massive amounts of data that can slow traditional video workflows down to a crawl. In the face of the ever-increasing requirement for a lightning-fast video editing pipeline, HP Workstations and Thunderbolt 2 are powering a new generation of... READ MORE
In the course of her presentation, Jennifer Stoots talks about the various ways that photographers can get their artwork in front of curators, gallerists, photo editors, and publishers. Having worked for galleries and in the fine art photography world for 16 years, Stoots is familiar with many of the avenues available to photographers today. In addition, feedback from photographer friends and... READ MORE
For more than a decade, Capture One has been the industry standard software among professional photographers shooting raw. In this video, Jon Gilbert discusses why you should be shooting in raw with your DSLR, and how Capture One can help you get the most out of it. Learn how shooting raw will allow you to achieve perfect color and exposure in your images, even when dramatically over- or... READ MORE
B&H recently teamed up with South African Airways and ecotourism company Wilderness Safaris for the B&H Wilderness Photo Contest. The goal was to encourage photographers to celebrate the concept of conservation. By capturing beautiful images of nature, you, in turn, help to spread awareness about... READ MORE
In the following video, Larry Becker presents an overview of the Nikon D4S DSLR Camera and covers its professional-grade attributes, as well as provides a comparison to its predecessor, the D4. The video begins with an introduction to some of the new features of the D4S, including the EXPEED 4 image processor, improved low-light sensitivity, and enhanced 11 fps continuous-shooting performance.... READ MORE
Fujifilm continues to roll out impressive lenses for their APS-C format X-mount mirrorless camera system. Initially the emphasis was on prime lenses, but with the announcement of the... READ MORE
This week in the news:
The New Panasonic... READ MORE
- Panasonic announced the 4K video capable Lumix DMC-FZ1000 superzoom digital camera.
- Sigma announced the pricing and availability of their unconventionally designed dp2 Quattro digital camera.
- In an effort to popularize Light Field photography, Lytro is releasing an open source web player, and partnering with 500px.
The sleek and unique Sigma dp2 Quattro compact digital camera was initially announced in February of this year. News of its pricing and availability just arrived today. If you're looking to get... READ MORE
A live webcast entitled, "From Prague to Budapest" will take place tonight, featuring Scott Kelby and Rafael Concepcion. They will be discussing Kelby's recent trip to Europe and explaining various photographic tips that were employed in the field and in the post-production workflow. It's likely there will be a decent amount of equipment talk involved as well, since Kelby was shooting with a... READ MORE
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Making the decision to become a freelance photographer isn't one you make lightly. It requires commitment, planning, and strategy. One thing you can to do prepare yourself for such an undertaking is to attend the "Making a Living as an Emerging Photographer" lecture at the B&H Event Space on June 19th, 2014, at 4 p.m., which is being given by professional... READ MORE