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Olympus gives details on 150-400mm f/4.5 lens, new E-M1X firmware
After first being announced in January 2019, Olympus has released additional details — as well as release information — of...
Innovative technologies drive Peter Baumgarten to see the world differently
If there's anyone that understands Olympus cameras and the company's vision, it's Peter Baumgarten. Based on Manitoulin Island in Northern...
Beyond Technique: Wildlife Photographer Moose Peterson discusses maintaining passion and focus
Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level, brought to you...
Is your camera within reach and ready to go?
Are you ready to capture whatever comes into view at any given moment? Most of us are not. Why? Our...
Using a lightweight tripod for wildlife photography
FotoPro Ambassador Lisa Langell is a fabulous wildlife and nature photographer. I asked her about this stunning brown bear image...
Understanding depth of field in nature photography
Like many, I find nature photography enjoyable and a fantastic hobby. As a professional videographer, many concepts I’ve learned apply...
In search of Wilson’s bird-of-paradise in West Papua
I recently traveled to West Papua, Indonesia to dive the epicenter of marine biodiversity, Raja Ampat ("Four Kings" in Indonesian)....
Olympus tracking focus for wildlife photography
Olympus recently loaned me some gear to try out, including the OM-D E-M1X, and I wanted to share my process...
Practice for your wildlife photography
You can sharpen your skills for photographing wildlife by going to the zoo. Even though animals at the zoo are...
The Sunday Shutter: January 5, 2020
In this week's edition of The Sunday Shutter, we highlight photographs from Australia's wildfires and show you how to build...
Practice wildlife photography — head to the zoo
Three main things I find that have helped me create stronger wildlife photography are patience, practice and anticipating behavior. You...
Embrace your ISO
Often I hear from photographers questions about the noise level in a camera at higher ISO settings. They express a...
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Using a lightweight tripod for wildlife photography

FotoPro Ambassador Lisa Langell is a fabulous wildlife and nature photographer. I asked her about this stunning brown bear image she made in Lake Clark National Park, Alaska. “Bear photography requires a nimble, light, trustworthy and versatile tripod to support

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Understanding depth of field in nature photography

Like many, I find nature photography enjoyable and a fantastic hobby. As a professional videographer, many concepts I’ve learned apply to nature photography. One of the most important is depth of field. Depth of field Proper depth of field can

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Practice for your wildlife photography

You can sharpen your skills for photographing wildlife by going to the zoo. Even though animals at the zoo are captive they still have wild tendencies. Study behavior. Practice focusing, composition and more. Though it was a captive environment I

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The Sunday Shutter: January 5, 2020

In this week’s edition of The Sunday Shutter, we highlight photographs from Australia’s wildfires and show you how to build a digital camera with a DIY image sensor. Then we showcase a photographer who photographs rarely viewed animals, and finally,

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Embrace your ISO

Often I hear from photographers questions about the noise level in a camera at higher ISO settings. They express a feeling that there is too much noise and that is a problem. I suggest that changes are here — and

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lisa langell photo

Using a lightweight tripod for wildlife photography

FotoPro Ambassador Lisa Langell is a fabulous wildlife and nature photographer. I asked her about this stunning brown bear image she made in Lake Clark National Park, Alaska. “Bear photography requires a nimble, light, trustworthy and versatile tripod to support

Read More

Understanding depth of field in nature photography

Like many, I find nature photography enjoyable and a fantastic hobby. As a professional videographer, many concepts I’ve learned apply to nature photography. One of the most important is depth of field. Depth of field Proper depth of field can

Read More

Practice for your wildlife photography

You can sharpen your skills for photographing wildlife by going to the zoo. Even though animals at the zoo are captive they still have wild tendencies. Study behavior. Practice focusing, composition and more. Though it was a captive environment I

Read More

The Sunday Shutter: January 5, 2020

In this week’s edition of The Sunday Shutter, we highlight photographs from Australia’s wildfires and show you how to build a digital camera with a DIY image sensor. Then we showcase a photographer who photographs rarely viewed animals, and finally,

Read More

Embrace your ISO

Often I hear from photographers questions about the noise level in a camera at higher ISO settings. They express a feeling that there is too much noise and that is a problem. I suggest that changes are here — and

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On Nature: Wildlife photography and aspect ratios

With wildlife, many photographers try to get closer and closer to completely fill the frame with whatever animal they are photographing. Beyond the potential dangers to yourself and stress to the creature, it also limits how you can display your

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Outdoor photography at Oak Creek, part one

Outdoor photography encompasses a myriad of subjects from landscapes to avian creatures crossing the heavens above. I’ll be exploring this subject on a regular basis, sharing my gear selection, techniques, composition and much more. Oak Creek, Arizona Combing through my

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Enter to win an Olympus camera and lens, 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 an Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III camera with a 12-100mm f/4 PRO lens!