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To Shoot Great Portraits, Learn To Control The Background

[embedded content] If you don’t control the background, you’re not controlling your image. In this video and article, I’ll share 7 different ways to control your background and give you better images. These are simple techniques to master to improve your photography. We’re down here in Los Angeles and I have model Jenny Crespo with […]

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The Best DSLR Cameras in 2021

While recent years have seen mirrorless cameras growing in popularity, DSLR cameras still hold a place in many photographers’ tools of the trade. They still come with several advantages that make them top-notch choices, especially for pro photographers. These include optical viewfinder benefits, better ergonomics, longer-lasting batteries, and wider lens selection. More and more DSLRs […]

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Sony Alpha 1 Review: A True Flagship Camera

Sony’s full-frame mirrorless camera lineup includes a variety of models aimed at the unique needs of different users. The Sony a7R series provides the highest resolution, the Sony a7S series has the highest sensitivity and pixel-for-pixel 4K video, and the Sony a9 offered the fastest autofocus and continuous frames-per-second shooting when it was introduced. For […]

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All Nikon Full-Frame Cameras as of 2021, Compared

Nikon has been making full-frame digital cameras for almost 15 years, and their overall lineup today can seem overwhelming. In this article, I’ll compare Nikon’s entire full-frame (FX) camera lineup and explain which of these cameras might be a good choice for your photography. This list includes every full-frame digital camera that Nikon has ever […]

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Sony Again Underestimates Demand, Delays Sony 50mm f/1.2 GM

Sony appears to have underestimated the demand for one of its new products again, as the company has announced a shipping delay out of Japan due to a number of orders that “greatly exceeded” expectations despite initial statements to the contrary. As noted by PhotoRumors and published on Sony’s official Japanese website, the company announced […]

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Nikon Z7 vs Z7 II

Nikon’s Z7-series mirrorless camera is on its second generation, thanks to the release of the Nikon Z7 II. Although the two cameras look similar on the surface, there are quite a few changes under the hood. If you’re wondering about these differences and trying to decide which one to get, this article is for you. […]

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Eight tiny ways to become a greener photographer

Photographers have a long history of advocating for the environment, beginning with Carleton Watkins, whose majestic pictures inspired Abraham Lincoln to sign into law the protection of Yosemite Valley. In recent years, as the conversation around sustainability has become even more urgent, the photography community has continued to play a vital role in preserving our […]

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You just can’t take great pictures without planning

Many photographers, especially beginners, may tend to grab the camera and go shooting. While there’s nothing wrong with that, I believe careful planning can do a lot more to a picture than just a simple grab-n-go. When I first started with photography, I took my camera everywhere I went. I got some okay pictures, and […]

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Putting Camera on Police Leads to Less Use of Force, Study Finds

A research paper released by the University of Chicago Crime Lab and the Council on Criminal Justice’s Taskforce on Policing shows that body-worn cameras are both “beneficial and cost-effective.” As noted by NPR, the report is an update of a variety of studies on body-worn cameras that also compares the cost of the technology to […]

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Winners of the Food Photographer of the Year 2021 Competition

Pink Lady® — an apple brand that hosts the world’s leading celebration of the art of food photography and film — has announced the winners of its Food Photography of the Year 2021 competition. This year’s global judging panel, chaired by legendary food photographer, David Loftus, includes Fiona Shields, Head of Photography, Guardian News & […]

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How To Get Photoshop Extensions and Plugins to Work on M1 Macs

If you’re among the list of creative professionals who recently moved to the new Apple M1 Macs, you might have discovered that the latest version of Photoshop is missing something you’re used to seeing. In any other previous version of Adobe Photoshop under the Windows Menu, you would find your plugins and panels under “Extensions.” […]

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