Photography
Photography

Instant photography lesson: What ‘high-speed sync flash’ is and how to use it

High-speed sync allows photographers to shoot with a flash at high shutter speeds, perfect for outdoor portraits or any time you need flash and a fast shutter. Photographer Manuel Ortiz provides a simple demonstration of how it…
Photography

Inspiring GoPro video celebrates unwavering spirit over physical ability

Two friends, one blind, the other armless, have planted over 10,000 trees in China to combat environmental destruction. GoPro set out to tell their incredible story, in a very different video than the action camera maker is known…
Social Media

Facebook Live takes on Snapchat, Periscope with new features and design

Some nifty new features are on their way to Facebook Live in the next few months, among them the ability to add another person to a broadcast, and, in a swipe at Snapchat, the chance to have fun with some wacky face filters.
Photography

Shooting with Canon lenses on your Sony camera just got easier

With a recent firmware update, Metabones brings Sony's "native" autofocus modes to its Canon EF to E mount Smart Adapters and Speed Boosters. While many issues persist, it's now easier than ever to use Canon glass on a Sony camera.
Photography

These rules of composition will greatly improve your videos

Photography and Videography share many things in common, one such commonality is generally accepted rules for composition. This quick video goes over the important rules of composition that apply to video.
Photography

Filmora’s free app could help you get more from your videos

Need more video effects? Filmora just released an update for the editing app and desktop software -- and it includes a new special effects store with options from themed packs to individual filters and special effects.
Photography

No surprise here: Sony a6300 offers best image quality of any APS-C Sony

Sony continues to dominate the mirrorless camera scene with its latest flagship APS-C camera, the a6300. With image quality improvements across the board, it is a capable machine even when pitted against Sony's own full-frame cameras.
Photography

Want to see what 53-billion pixels looks like? Bentley constructs image as big as a football field

Sure, you could use the tech developed by NASA to take photographs of Mars for scientific applications, but wouldn't it be more fun to shoot a luxury car with it? Bentley just unveiled a 53 billion pixel for an ad -- and it's pretty cool.
Photography

Capture One photo editor gets workflow enhancements in latest version

Shortly after Adobe's imaging suite updates, Phase One has released the latest version of its photo editor. The bottom line? The latest version includes several useful workflow enhancements.
Photography

Farewell to a photography giant: Studio to stop producing huge Polaroid 20×24 film

Polaroid's 20x24 film is on its way out. Kept alive over the last decade solely by 20x24 Studio in New York, production of the the celebrated large-format instant film will stop by the end of 2017.
Photography

Nikon releases a so-so solution for the D5's paltry 4K recording times

While 4K may be one of the headlining features of the Nikon D5, the flagship DSLR can only record in three minute clips. That's changing with a firmware update, but there's a catch on that extended 29-minute recording time.
Photography

How to upgrade your camera bag zippers for less than $5

In his latest video, Caleb Pike of DSLR Video Shooter shows how a few small pieces of paracord can be used to upgrade the frustrating zippers of your camera bag for only a few bucks.