23. November 2020
von Joey J.
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photoshop’s Sky Replacement Makes Photography Something It’s Not

Photoshop’s Sky Replacement Makes Photography Something It’s Not

Let me ask you a question. Is this photo real or fake? This might be a difficult question because the answer depends on what you define as real or fake.

Where is the Line, and Who Draws It?

Firstly, there is no denying that post-production (a.k.… Read the rest “Photoshop’s Sky Replacement Makes Photography Something It’s Not”

18. November 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Apple Silicon is a True Game-Changer for Photographers

Apple Silicon is a True Game-Changer for Photographers

Late last week, Apple unveiled its most consequential product in at least a decade. 10 years, 9 months, 2 weeks, and 2 days after Steve Jobs took the stage to unveil the first iPad, Tim Cook announced the release of three new Macs powered by App… Read the rest “Apple Silicon is a True Game-Changer for Photographers”

17. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter

Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter

Instead of giving users an edit button, Twitter instead today rolled out a new feature called Fleets. Fleets are a knockoff of Instagram Stories, which are of course a knockoff of Snapchat Stories. Time is a flat circle.

As announced via the Read the rest “Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter”

16. November 2020
von Brandon Ballweg
Kommentare deaktiviert für Street Photography Is Not a Crime. Let’s Keep it That Way.

Street Photography Is Not a Crime. Let’s Keep it That Way.

The New York Daily News recently published an opinion piece by a writer named Jean Son titled “When your photograph harms me: New York should look to curb unconsensual photography of women” and I would like to address it here.

The premise of J… Read the rest “Street Photography Is Not a Crime. Let’s Keep it That Way.”

16. November 2020
von Chris Gouge
Kommentare deaktiviert für Will AI Editing Ruin Photography? And What Is The Solution?

Will AI Editing Ruin Photography? And What Is The Solution?

I recently watched a video on YouTube by the very popular landscape photographer Thomas Heaton. The video was titled “AI editing will ruin photography as we know it” where Thomas discusses a new photo editing program soon to bRead the rest “Will AI Editing Ruin Photography? And What Is The Solution?”

5. November 2020
von Dr. Jan-Jan van der Vyver
Kommentare deaktiviert für FFS, My Camera Should Be Better Than My Phone…

FFS, My Camera Should Be Better Than My Phone…

Dear camera manufacturers, I am deeply annoyed that my phone often takes better pictures than my DSLR (or any mirrorless) straight out of the camera.

I am not a professional photographer, nor am I a vlogger. I am a professional, I am an engine… Read the rest “FFS, My Camera Should Be Better Than My Phone…”

2. November 2020
von Justin Bridges
Kommentare deaktiviert für What it Takes to Not Fail at Photography

What it Takes to Not Fail at Photography

When I was young, I had a vivid imagination but no real inclination towards art and creativity. I distinctly remember having trouble keeping my crayons within the lines of any coloring book I attempted. Fast forward to today and I’m 35 and ha… Read the rest “What it Takes to Not Fail at Photography”

24. Oktober 2020
von Neal Rantoul
Kommentare deaktiviert für What is Photography Without an Audience?

What is Photography Without an Audience?

Audience: a broad term, of course. Evokes all kinds of responses. Since this is a photoblog I am referencing the audience that sees our work. In this very odd and terrible of times, I find that having no audience for my photographs is very diff… Read the rest “What is Photography Without an Audience?”

21. Oktober 2020
von Allen Murabayashi
Kommentare deaktiviert für Warping Reality: Adobe’s Neural Filters are Ripe for Mayhem

Warping Reality: Adobe’s Neural Filters are Ripe for Mayhem

Face tuning apps have thrived for years in the mobile phone ecosystem, allowing users to make subtle (and sometimes not so subtle) changes to their appearance for a selfie-obsessed generation.

Some consumers use the tools to get closer to … Read the rest “Warping Reality: Adobe’s Neural Filters are Ripe for Mayhem”

21. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Controversial OpEd Calls Candid Street Photography a Form of ‘Gender-Based Violence’

Controversial OpEd Calls Candid Street Photography a Form of ‘Gender-Based Violence’

An opinion piece in the NY Daily News has sparked outrage among street photographers after the author called photography “a vehicle of gender-based violence in public places.” The author believes that all candid—or “… Read the rest “Controversial OpEd Calls Candid Street Photography a Form of ‘Gender-Based Violence’”

16. Oktober 2020
von Michael Comeau
Kommentare deaktiviert für 4 Reasons Not to Switch Camera Systems

4 Reasons Not to Switch Camera Systems

Do you want to switch from Canon to Sony? From Sony to Nikon? From Nikon to Panasonic? From Panasonic to Fujifilm? Well, I’m going to ask you to stop, take a deep breath, and consider doing the most boring thing: absolutely nothing. Instead of … Read the rest “4 Reasons Not to Switch Camera Systems”

13. Oktober 2020
von Ludwig Hagelstein
Kommentare deaktiviert für Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Color is complex. Achieving great color can be cumbersome, both in analog and digital workflows, and developing and researching it has been as hard as rocket science.

Since the advent of the so-called “analog resurgence,” the trope of the … Read the rest “Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion”

9. Oktober 2020
von Anthony Epes
Kommentare deaktiviert für 4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)

4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)

What a strange year this has been, right? Yet, curiously, this has also been a year in which I have probably taken the greatest leaps in my photography for some time. Because when you are doing something new, or have been pushed into a new way of … Read the rest “4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)”

9. Oktober 2020
von Anthony Epes
Kommentare deaktiviert für 4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)

4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)

What a strange year this has been, right? Yet, curiously, this has also been a year in which I have probably taken the greatest leaps in my photography for some time. Because when you are doing something new, or have been pushed into a new way of … Read the rest “4 Things I’ve Learnt About Photography in 2020 (so far)”

7. Oktober 2020
von Usman Dawood
Kommentare deaktiviert für Is There Anything Nikon Can Do to Keep Up With the Competition?

Is There Anything Nikon Can Do to Keep Up With the Competition?

On the 14th of October, Nikon is set to announce its latest cameras. These are due to be updates to the Z 7 and Z 6 mirrorless cameras. There are a lot of expectations, but the biggest expected update for these cameras is… the second card s… Read the rest “Is There Anything Nikon Can Do to Keep Up With the Competition?”

12. September 2020
von Usman Dawood
Kommentare deaktiviert für What Are Pro Companies Like Profoto Doing Producing Gear for iPhones?

What Are Pro Companies Like Profoto Doing Producing Gear for iPhones?

Over the last few years, several companies have been actively producing accessories for smartphones. The majority of these accessories have been for iPhones and for the most part the accessories haven’t been overly significant devices… Read the rest “What Are Pro Companies Like Profoto Doing Producing Gear for iPhones?”

8. September 2020
von Andreas Samaris
Kommentare deaktiviert für Rant: Don’t Ask Your ‘Friend with a Nice Camera’ to Shoot Your Wedding

Rant: Don’t Ask Your ‘Friend with a Nice Camera’ to Shoot Your Wedding

What’s happened has happened. But I just kind of want to rant so that maybe, if some future brides/grooms see this, they’ll understand the perspective of a photographer who may also be their friend.

Friends of mine got hitched. It was … Read the rest “Rant: Don’t Ask Your ‘Friend with a Nice Camera’ to Shoot Your Wedding”

1. September 2020
von Allen Murabayashi
Kommentare deaktiviert für What Photographers Can Learn from the Whitney Museum and See in Black Debacle

What Photographers Can Learn from the Whitney Museum and See in Black Debacle

Last week, in the span of slightly over 19 hours, news broke that the Whitney Museum had 1) acquired images from a charity print sale by Black photographers to mount a show entitled Collective Actions: Artist Interventions in a Time of ChangRead the rest “What Photographers Can Learn from the Whitney Museum and See in Black Debacle”

11. August 2020
von Blair Bunting
Kommentare deaktiviert für Creativity, Not Negativity: A Call for an End to Brand Bashing

Creativity, Not Negativity: A Call for an End to Brand Bashing

As a photographer, wishing for the departure or death of a camera company is like a musician getting excited to have one less guitar to choose from. In many ways, it is the most self-destructive thing that one can hope for their art.

When I firs… Read the rest “Creativity, Not Negativity: A Call for an End to Brand Bashing”