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Are you planning on photographing the great North American total solar eclipse, in August? Here are some frequently asked questions about taking photos of this remarkable event. If you have more questions, please feel free to drop them in the Comments section at the end of...
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As photographers, we are told at an early age, “Do not point your camera directly at the sun.” It is sound advice. If you follow that guidance, I urge you to continue to follow it—for several reasons that I will discuss in a short while. DO NOT try this at home—unless you really want to. B&H Photo is not responsible for personal or property damage incurred by recreating these experiments....
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When the moon passes directly between Earth and the sun, those on Earth are treated to one of nature’s greatest spectacles—a total solar eclipse. It is a phenomenon that almost every observer would like to capture in a photograph. Due to the rarity of the event, the short duration in which to capture it, and the dynamic nature of the subject, it is one of those photographic opportunities that...
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For photography lovers in New York City, the coming of spring signals more than just the promise of nature’s reawakening and added daylight hours—it heralds a chance to be swept up in the fervor of thousands of fine art photographs on view at The Photography Show, organized by The Association of International Photography Art Dealers (AIPAD). Above photograph: AIPAD 2015 Installation View, ©...
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In the wake of the great paradigm shift from analog to digital imaging, most experts proclaimed that film was doomed, that it would decline steadily to the point that silver-halide film would no longer be commercially viable. Countless film shooters switched to digital, often selling their high-end film cameras for pennies on the dollar, and by 2007 you could pick up a Hasselblad 500C/M complete...

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In this B&H Event Space video, photographer and author Jeff Rojas discusses the creative and business decisions that led to his first book, Photographing Men, and his latest volume, Photographing Women. Rojas touches on many of the keys to his success as a photographer, from developing an awareness of details to make clothing look great on a model, to helping his subjects feel at ease in...
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What are the latest camera and lens offerings announced at recent trade shows? We’ll let you know, and throw in our two cents regarding their purpose and performance while we’re at it. In February, the WPPI and CP+ shows were held, the former being the major wedding and portrait photography conference, in Las Vegas. It is attended by hundreds of photographers, and features seminars, networking...
by Dan Wagner, as told to Jill Waterman
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Picking the right gear for a location shoot is seldom easy. You need to ensure you have what you’ll need, while realizing that bringing too much will only slow you down. Choosing the right gear not only helps you make the most of each shooting situation, it also lets you handle a variety of lighting scenarios. The challenge is to distinguish what is essential from what isn’t, and not regret...
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Elsa Garrison is a New York-based staff photographer with Getty Images Sport. A graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism, Garrison began her career in 1996, with Allsport, in Los Angeles, which was acquired by Getty Images in 1998. As a staff photographer, she has covered a wide variety of major sporting events, including the World Series, NBA Finals, Stanley Cup Finals, World Soccer, the...

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Sponsored by Canon, this B&H Event Space video features Canon Explorer of Light Jack Reznicki showing you how to leverage the functions of your camera, and discussing the richness of post processing to give your travel photos more impact. Using his own images for visual reference, Reznicki discusses essential technical details, such as camera and lens choices, automatic settings, camera...
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For this week’s episode of the B&H Photography Podcast, we replace the camera in our hand with a game controller, but if artistic interpretation of your surroundings is the goal, is there any difference between the two? Today, we talk gaming and photography and, specifically, the practice of in-game or virtual photography. While...
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Sigma’s latest portrait-length prime lens, the stunning 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art, is now available for pre-order here at B&H. Aiming to find its way into many photographers’ bags, this full-frame lens boasts one of the fastest apertures for its focal length, along with a variety of advanced features,...

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In the following video, photographer David Flores demonstrates the advantages of a dedicated filter system using the 100mm Firecrest Filter Holder Kit, from Formatt-Hitech. Flores first shows us the filter holder and how to use it, including its ability to accept two 100mm...
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Brooke Shaden grew up in Lancaster, PA, and attended Temple University, graduating in 2008 with Bachelor’s degrees in film and English. Launching her photography career in Los Angeles, CA, she began creating self-portraits to have full control over her images. Instead of an autobiographical representation, Shaden places herself within environments she wishes to explore, where fantastic realities...
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This, camera fans, is all for FUN! March is for rain showers, college hoops, and busted brackets. At B&H, we thought we would get in on the tournament madness and pit some cameras—new, old, digital, film, DSLR, mirrorless, and point-and-shoot—against each other in a battle for supremacy (or popularity)! To vote for the camera you like best in each matchup, head over to the B&H Photo Video...

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