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The Sunday Shutter: February 23, 2020

In this week’s edition of The Sunday Shutter, the top shots from the International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest are highlighted, an 1800s-era technique is used on movie cast

A photographer on the shore of a lake surrounded by mountains festooned in autumn colors.

Real stories to inspire us all

Xpozer has partnered with Photofocus to bring a series of images from the book “Amazing Photography” that features the work of photographers who tell the stories behind their images. Xpozer

In case you missed it …

Over the past few days, we encountered a hosting attack that led to some extended downtime on Photofocus.com, as well as several other sites across the internet. During that time,

Join the Photofocus team at WPPI!

We’re counting down the days until WPPI 2020! A lot of our Photofocus team will be in attendance, walking the show floor. This year, we’re also hosting two great events

The Sunday Shutter: February 16, 2020

In this week’s edition of The Sunday Shutter, the top shots from the International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest are highlighted, an 1800s-era technique is used on movie cast

The Sunday Shutter: February 9, 2020

In this week’s edition of The Sunday Shutter, Ben Brody talks about his images censored by the U.S. Army, while Don McCullin is profiled about his landscape photographs. “Relentless Absurdity”:

The Sunday Shutter: February 2, 2020

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil didn’t happen to see his shadow this morning .. meaning we’re on limited winter time. Be sure to check out some of our great winter-themed

Tips for amazing night sky photography

Photos of the night sky always greet us with awe and wonder. Have you ever wondered how to get perfect exposure while still capturing light streaks? In this video, Serge

The paradox of portraiture

(Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from Chris Orwig’s book, “Authentic Portraiture.” Chris is a photographer and teacher who blends a down-to-earth approach with technical expertise. He has authored

PDN officially shuts down

This afternoon, Emerald Expositions announced that Photo District News (PDN) will no longer publish content. This announcement follows several reports and rumors of this happening. Despite the announcement, the company

Creating dramatic desert photography

Photographing deserts can be challenging. The color can be dull, and there might not be much action taking place. So how do you take your desert photographs to the next

Editorial: Are face-to-face sales dead?

With shows like PhotoPlus, Imaging USA and WPPI not having as many camera companies exhibit, we had to ask ourselves a question. Are face-to-face sales dead? In this piece compiled

Enter to win a new camera, studio lighting kit and more!

It’s our birthday, and we want to celebrate with you! Check out our 21st birthday contest and enter to win a new camera, Drobo 8D, X-Rite calibration tools, XPozer prints, Skylum software and more!

Plus, by entering you’re automatically eligible to win one of our monthly prizes. This month we’re giving away a studio lighting kit from B&H!