Every once in a while, it pays to listen to those annoying characters who are just waiting to tell you how to do your job.
― Joe McNally

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This week’s podcast interviews photographers Roberto Valenzuela and Peter Hurley.  Beauty and wedding photographer Roberto Valenzuela talks about working with medium formats.  Then we join Peter Hurley for some practical advice on working with and directing your subject. Get the show here  or get it on iTunes — Don’t forget to post a review on iTunes. Roberto Valenzuela Roberto Valenzuela is a photographer […]

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FFCVOTE

You might have noticed that each week, we’ve been featuring photos from the Photofocus audience. Thanks to our friends at Drobo, we are thrilled to announce our “Featured Photo Contest.” Every week we will pick a photo that is posted to our Facebook or Google+ communities and feature it on Photofocus! But there’s more to this than just fame and glory.  We also […]

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A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.

– Edward Steichen

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If you have a photographer in your family, or if your significant other is a photographer then in many ways, you have it made when it comes to holiday gifts. There are so many cool products out there that photographers will love. Everything on this list is something the team at Photofocus use and can highly […]

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WINNER_ONONE1

This week’s winner of Perfect Photo Suite 9 has been chosen from a random drawing. The winner is Ryan Werner a photographer from Colorado, CO. He receives a free copy of OnOne Software’s Perfect Photo Suite 9. The Contest Would you like to win a copy of the new onOne Perfect Photo Suite? We’ll be giving […]

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Long lenses magnify. That’s their main job. A 500mm lens offers 10x magnification when compared to a 50mm lens. Any mistakes you would make with a 50mm lens are magnified 10 times with a 500mm lens. Most problems associated with getting sharp images with long lenses are associated with vibration. Vibration can come from many […]

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