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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
In the following video, Larry Becker discusses the CamRanger Wi-Fi Remote Control for Canon and Nikon DSLRs. Becker demonstrates the simplicity of setting up the remote and establishing a connection between your camera and your iOS or Android smart device or computer. With the free... READ MORE
Every photograph tells a story. Do you want to learn some techniques to help you become a more eloquent storyteller? Selective focus is a technique that can help you control which part of your image stands out. Understanding selective focus will expand your creativity. Whether you are a photojournalist or traditional photographer, this technique will enhance your storytelling skills in every... READ MORE
Travel offers extensive opportunities and challenges for the photographer. Whether your interests are a casual record of your family trip or a serious visual exploration of a place far from home, this presentation provides practical tips and visual stimulation so that you come home with pictures that make you proud.
Renowned photography instructor Lester Lefkowitz discusses pre-trip planning;... READ MORE
Learn how to light any situation! In this video, Moshe Zusman teaches you how to move beyond natural light and embrace the beauty of combining flash and ambient light to make the perfect engagement or portrait shot. Even the most challenging, darkest locations can become vibrant backdrops with the help of some key techniques and tricks. Learn the secrets behind creating beautiful, dramatic light... READ MORE
When photographers begin to explore the world of photography, many often crave lenses with longer focal lengths to reach further from where they are standing into the world of telephoto. Others start to see the world in smaller and smaller ways and purchase specially built macro... READ MORE
This week in the news:
- Apple announced the latest versions of the mobile and desktop operating systems, as well as new home automation and health-tracking app initiatives.
- Canon unveiled Irista, its new cloud backup service that was specifically designed for image storage.
- Instagram added the ability to adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, and other creative tools to...