View Post

8 Tips for Protecting Print Photographs

In Features by Andy Perkins6 Comments

Regardless of the rise of digital photography, there is something special-and especially useful–about the printed image. It requires no tablet, computer or phone to view, and travels easily. And with good preservation techniques, you can keep your prints looking sharp and preserve memories for future generations. When it comes to the necessity for prints–and how …

View Post

What Kind of Camera Did Ansel Adams Use?

In Features by Brad Goestsch5 Comments

It would be easy to come out and just say “Ansel Adams’ Camera was a Deardorf 8×10 View Camera or a Hassleblad 500c Medium Format or any number of 4×5 cameras and 35 mm cameras among many other formats.” All would be true. Like most of us today, he wasn’t limited to just one specific …

View Post

A Beginner’s Guide to Macro Photography

In Features by Rusty Parkhurst6 Comments

As we go about our daily lives, it’s all too easy to overlook (aka, take for granted) the finer details of things around us. Attention-grabbing grand vistas and epic landscape scenes tend to hold us in a sensory-overloaded trance. Macro photography is an excellent way to break out of that trance and dive into the …

View Post

A Quick Guide to Smart Collections in Lightroom Classic

In Features by Rusty Parkhurst2 Comments

Adobe Lightroom is undoubtedly one of the most powerful tools for post-production of photos. It also does a very good job of keeping images organized and everything where it should be for easy access. That is, as long as it is used properly. One aspect of Lightroom’s organizational structure is Collections. There are two types …

View Post

13 iPhone X Camera Tips You Won’t Want to Forget

In Features by Brad Goestsch4 Comments

Anybody who has ever put any belief behind the ad campaigns produced by Apple showing incredible photos and video #ShotOniPhone has wondered exactly what they did to produce those amazing images. While there are often extreme measures taken to capture some of those images, this article on 13 iPhone X Camera Tips You Won’t Want …

View Post

8 Surprising Facts About Civil War Photographer Mathew Brady

In Features by Andy Perkins7 Comments

Mathew Brady has been called the father of photojournalism. His name is synonymous with the images showing the struggles, triumphs, and human costs of the Civil War. But there are many things you might not know about this icon and photography pioneer. Mathew Brady was an artist, an innovator, an entrepreneur, and a household name …

View Post

11 New Year’s Resolutions for Photographers

In Features by Brad GoestschLeave a Comment

Regardless of where we stand in our photography, there is always something we can do a little better. And, let’s face it, those typical cliché New Year’s resolutions like, “lose some weight” or “stick to my budget” are doomed to failure before we even hit January 1. So, perhaps we should focus our efforts on …

View Post

LRTimelapse Complete Review: Is it Worth the Money?

In Features by Rusty Parkhurst10 Comments

Timelapse videos have become increasingly popular in recent years, and it’s easy to see why. Not only is it a really cool way to showcase the dynamic world around us in a way that single still images cannot, but they are also a lot of fun to shoot and create. Shooting and processing timelapses isn’t …