20. Januar 2021
von Ugurhan Betin
Kommentare deaktiviert für A Face Mask Can Double as a Flash Diffuser for Better Portraits

A Face Mask Can Double as a Flash Diffuser for Better Portraits

I recently found a very practical solution for diffusing a camera flash. The solution is perhaps the most practical thing available during the COVID-19 pandemic: the spare medical mask that I kept on my bag.

What’s great is that I don… Read the rest “A Face Mask Can Double as a Flash Diffuser for Better Portraits”

20. Januar 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für UK May Require Geotagged Selfies to Enforce COVID Isolation

UK May Require Geotagged Selfies to Enforce COVID Isolation

The UK government is reportedly looking into enforcing COVID-19 quarantine by requiring people to shoot and send geotagged selfies at random times of the day.

The Sunday Times reports that UK officials are studying different tactics use… Read the rest “UK May Require Geotagged Selfies to Enforce COVID Isolation”

17. Januar 2021
von Phil Mistry
Kommentare deaktiviert für Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021

Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo-features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


Nick Ut: Why I Accepted Trump’s Medal Of Arts Read the rest “Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021”

17. Januar 2021
von Phil Mistry
Kommentare deaktiviert für Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021

Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo-features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


Nick Ut: Why I Accepted Trump’s Medal Of Arts Read the rest “Great Reads in Photography: January 17, 2021”

11. Januar 2021
von Steven Prebble
Kommentare deaktiviert für Are Weddings with COVID Restrictions Worth It?

Are Weddings with COVID Restrictions Worth It?

It almost sounds like a cliché at this point to say it, but 2020 wasn’t easy for anyone and the wedding industry was hit particularly hard depending on where in the world you were.

Here in the UK, we’ve had several variations of re… Read the rest “Are Weddings with COVID Restrictions Worth It?”

29. Dezember 2020
von David Poyzer
Kommentare deaktiviert für My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project

My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project

Brzz, bzzzrrr. The rollers on the vintage Polaroid developer start to suck in the 8×10 Polaroid. Dan Bosman, a Mars Cafe barista of 14 years, and I are chatting just like we always do.

“It’s been slow,” says Dan. “None of my regulars have been t… Read the rest “My Last Mocha: An 8×10 Polaroid Passion Project”

2. Dezember 2020
von Eric Retterbush
Kommentare deaktiviert für Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers

Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers

It hasn’t been easy being a portrait photographer during a pandemic. I opened my tintype portrait studio in February of 2020 with visions of goofy vintage photo remakes and smiling families gracing my lens. By the end of March, it was only st… Read the rest “Wet Plate Collodion Portraits of Frontline Medical Workers”

28. November 2020
von Slater King
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting Portraits Inside a London COVID Hospital

Shooting Portraits Inside a London COVID Hospital

I first came to the hospital back in June, having decided that the stories and experiences of the front line staff shouldn’t be forgotten. We’d all seen inside the Italian hospitals, but when the virus hit the UK, there was nothing coming out … Read the rest “Shooting Portraits Inside a London COVID Hospital”

11. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime

Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime

Given the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the entire visual arts industry has been turned upside down at best and ground to a halt at worst. But one company decided to try something different, and just launched an ad campaign shot e… Read the rest “Jewelry Company’s Ad Campaign Was Shot Entirely Via Facetime”

30. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting an NFL Game in an Empty Stadium During COVID

Shooting an NFL Game in an Empty Stadium During COVID

Photographer Paul Rutherford is back with another behind the scenes look at what it’s like shooting professional sports during the pandemic. Previously he took us to a spectator-free MLB game at Fenway Park; today he’s show… Read the rest “Shooting an NFL Game in an Empty Stadium During COVID”

30. September 2020
von Caitlyn Edwards
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photographing a Nursing Home Where All Residents Are COVID Positive

Photographing a Nursing Home Where All Residents Are COVID Positive

At its core, photography allows us to tell the story of our history. Years from now, when we look back at images from 2020, our thoughts and feelings on how this year unfolded will be, undoubtedly, extremely complex.

One such image that encap… Read the rest “Photographing a Nursing Home Where All Residents Are COVID Positive”

23. September 2020
von Howard Lao
Kommentare deaktiviert für How I Work Out of My Car as a Sports Photographer

How I Work Out of My Car as a Sports Photographer

My name is Howard Lao, and I’m a freelance sports photographer based in Portland, Oregon. Over the past five years, I’ve covered dozens of track meets. From the 2016 Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon, and the World Track Championship… Read the rest “How I Work Out of My Car as a Sports Photographer”

22. September 2020
von Blair Bunting
Kommentare deaktiviert für How COVID-19 is Impacting the Commercial Photography Set

How COVID-19 is Impacting the Commercial Photography Set

Has COVID-19 impacted the look of ad campaigns? Maybe, but probably not by as much as you might think. What is impacted, however, is the way that a commercial photography set operates for the foreseeable future.

As an advertising photograp… Read the rest “How COVID-19 is Impacting the Commercial Photography Set”

17. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Tamron Extends Closure of Two Key Factories Due to Decreased Demand

Tamron Extends Closure of Two Key Factories Due to Decreased Demand

Tamron Japan has issued a statement explaining that it will be extending the closure of two key factories through the end of 2020 because “the global market has not yet recovered” from the financial impact of the COVID-19 pand… Read the rest “Tamron Extends Closure of Two Key Factories Due to Decreased Demand”

5. September 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Underwater Photos That Convey the Emotional Pain of COVID Quarantines

Underwater Photos That Convey the Emotional Pain of COVID Quarantines

Sani/nation” is a new project by underwater performer and director Christine Ren (AKA The Underwater Woman). It’s a series of underwater portraits that aim to convey the emotional pain brought on this year by COVID-… Read the rest “Underwater Photos That Convey the Emotional Pain of COVID Quarantines”

3. September 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Before and After: A Photo Series About COVID-19 Isolation in Toronto

Before and After: A Photo Series About COVID-19 Isolation in Toronto

“Before and After” is a photo series by photographer Brad Freeman that documents the isolation he has experienced in Toronto, Canada, during the COVID-19 pandemic. His brother Ryan also made the above 4.5-minute short docu… Read the rest “Before and After: A Photo Series About COVID-19 Isolation in Toronto”

17. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Olympus Tutorial Shows You How to Deep Clean and Disinfect a Camera

Olympus Tutorial Shows You How to Deep Clean and Disinfect a Camera

Olympus Europe recently teamed up with “extreme photographer” Fernando Marmolejo to create an in-depth tutorial that shows you how to properly deep-clean and disinfect both a weather sealed and a non-weather sealed camer… Read the rest “Olympus Tutorial Shows You How to Deep Clean and Disinfect a Camera”

4. August 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting Major League Baseball in an Empty Stadium During the Pandemic

Shooting Major League Baseball in an Empty Stadium During the Pandemic

Professional sports leagues such as the NBA and MLB have returned to action without fans in attendance due to COVID-19 pandemic safety measures, and there are still sports photographers on hand to document the games. Boston-based photog… Read the rest “Shooting Major League Baseball in an Empty Stadium During the Pandemic”