The first half of my career I spent way more time photographing people than I did wildlife. At the end of my career those two subjects switched places and I spent way more time photographing wildlife. What’s interesting is that I did virtually nothing different when I switched to wildlife. I still used telephoto lenses […]
Editor’s Note: This is an update of Scott’s advice for shooting Fall colors. Be sure to post some of your favorite images or links on our Google+ page. ______________ I know that the leaves are changing around parts of the world. Because many of you have contacted me with questions about how to shoot the colorful leaves. […]
It’s November 2, 2013. 15 years ago, on this date in 1998, I created Photofocus. I framed it as an “online magazine” because RSS hadn’t been invented yet and “blogs” were something still in the future. I did attach audio segments every quarter, but these couldn’t technically be called podcasts because again – podcasts require […]
Do you have an old-fashioned mechanical cable release? Many of you may have never seen one. Most modern cameras work with electronic shutter releases for remote triggering. But some of the proprietary solutions for Nikon or Canon can cost north of $100. Enter Triggertrap. Their latest product, Triggertrap Mobile 2.0, is a new version of […]
Here are the five random winners of our free book The Basic Beginner’s Guide to Photography Light & Exposure. Thanks for following me on Twitter. @ArtofPhungShui @DBLClick @suehutter @pdlobster @MartinStormSEA Please email [email protected] to claim your prize.
Photo by Maurizio Zanetti (Creative Commons) Editor’s Note: Each weekend we take a look at a photographer of influence who’s helped shape our industry. This week’s article is an updated version of one by Scott Bourne. Henri Cartier-Bresson lived from 1908 until 2004. He was considered by many to be the father of street photography. […]
Here are the five random winners of our free book The Secrets of HDR. Thanks for following me on Twitter. @snyderphoto @Josh_Atwell @bgoers @pcanastasio @proswimphoto Please email [email protected] to claim your prize.