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Flickr is Bought by SmugMug

(Editor’s note: For more information see Bryan Esler’s post on this consolidation in the photo-sharing website industry.) Big news just crossed our desk.  The popular photo sharing site Flickr has been

SmugMug Just Purchased Flickr

On the heels of Yahoo’s purchase by Verizon, SmugMug has bought former Yahoo property Flickr. SmugMug has promised that neither product is going anywhere, but has yet to offer any

Five Steps to a Successful Portfolio Website

Recently, I was asked to give a wedding photography referral. While I certainly found some great photographers, what amazed me was the lack of professionalism in terms of developing a

Why an Online Gallery is Important

I’m sitting in an airport ready to spend a week in Las Vegas for Photoshop World. I know this week is going to be filled with 18 hour days packed

Creating a Digital Portfolio

Using an online image hosting service such as SmugMug or Zenfolio along with iPad and Android apps makes creating a digital portfolio easy with these simple steps.

How to Find a Model

Need to experiment on a new lighting technique but you don’t have a model? “Finding a Model” offers a few tips on where and how to find a model to work with.

The Arctic Swell with Chris Burkard

We’ve featured him as our LensRentals Photographer of the Week and his incredible portfolio was quite a hit to the Photofocus community. And to add some “wow” to his name,

How to Protect Your Online Galleries

This past week, many site owners of Zenfolio and SmugMug that shoot Boudoir photography had found out private and unlisted galleries were being accessed by people who were using these

Enter to win a new camera, a Fotopro tripod and monopod, plus much 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 Fotopro prize package and a gift card from B&H Photo!