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It has been “Macro Week” at B&H Explora, and this week’s episode will put a nice bow on all the articles and photos we have published on the subject, with an overview of what type of macro photography lenses and systems are available. We begin this podcast talking with photographer...
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Anita Kram has an eye for detail. This is hardly surprising, given her work as a scientist in the fields of cell biology and microscopy, yet it is a trait that serves her equally well as an avid photographer who loves to explore the magic of nature. She spent many years photographing with a standard macro lens, but felt creatively stuck by the lack of atmosphere she could achieve with her regular...
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A simple twist of fate (OK, I clicked a link) introduced me to the wedding photography of Jide Alakija and I immediately knew he should be a guest on the podcast. His work falls into the category of documentary wedding photography, but the intimate connection he seems to make with his subjects, as well as his compositional skills, place his...
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We photographers are always searching for that new camera, lens, accessory, project, or technique that will take our photography someplace special. Most of us have ideas incubating in the backs of our minds just waiting for the right time to spring forth. One of mine was a fascination with shooting candid black-and-white street photography at night with infrared flash that was inspired by the...
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Rania Matar did not anticipate a career in photography when she first started making pictures of her kids in the late 1990s. Schooled as an architect and living in the suburbs of Boston, she started taking photography workshops while pregnant with her fourth child. Her record of simple, mundane moments of beauty developed into an unspoken familial bond. Photographs © Rania Matar // INSTITUTE...
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Polly Morgan (BSC) was born in London and worked internationally as a Camera Assistant before attending The American Film Institute, in 2010. Named an ASC Rising Star, in 2012, Morgan has since become one of the youngest members to join the British Society of Cinematographers. In 2016, she was named as one of Variety’s Ten Cinematographers to Watch. Her feature film credits include The...
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Photographer and educator Thomas Roma invited us to his Brooklyn home, which also serves as his studio, archive, and darkroom, for a conversation about photography, collaboration and family. Joining us was his son, writer Giancarlo Roma. Thomas Roma has exhibited widely, is Director of the Photography Department at Columbia University, and...
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Katrin Eismann is an internationally respected artist, teacher, and author, specializing in creative digital photography and the impact of emerging technologies upon professional photographers, artists, and educators. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Photographic Illustration from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and a MFA in Design from the School of Visual Arts....

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Storage is very much the unsung hero of every professional video workflow. This panel, comprising video industry professionals, discusses how the latest storage performance enhancements have enabled advancement in content creation. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other instructional and informative videos...
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Lance Keimig finds that a lot of people talk about what kind of folks use what kind of cameras within the Mac/PC and Canon/Nikon universe. “It’s kind of funny,” he says, “I see that a lot more Nikon users work with PC’s and Canon users are Apple devotees, but I’m a dedicated Apple user who’s switched from Canon to Nikon. This is the third installment in a series featuring the many stories and...
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We start this week’s episode on a congenial note with Frank Meo, aka “The PhotoCloser,” talking about what can be a very difficult aspect of photography for some—negotiating with clients and establishing a rate for your services. Meo, who has been a “rep” for many photographers, now concentrates on being a “collaborator.” His services...

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One of several innovations brought about by the Panasonic Varicam line lives inside the sensor. The fact that this sensor can operate at not one, but two native ISO values (800 and 5000), means reduced noise and images with higher dynamic range in low-light scenarios, without sacrificing standard performance in more typical situations. In this video, cinematographer Charles Papert explains how...

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Check out the top five new audio products that impressed the B&H team at NAB 2017, in this B&H video.
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Eve M. Cohen is a cinematographer whose work ranges from independent feature films to television series, documentaries, and cinematic virtual reality. She entered the world of filmmaking through the study of fine art—specifically painting and photography—and holds a BFA in Photography and an MFA in Cinematography, both from UCLA. Her cinematography work for films and virtual reality projects has...

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Have a look at the elaborate B&H presence at NAB 2017, and the variety of gear across the 130-foot Gear Booth and upgraded Studio Booth, where live presentations are taking place throughout the week.

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