Photography Newsfeed

Adobe has been hard at work creating a lot of interesting video content for photographers. We have regularly featured videos from their "Lightroom Coffee Break" series, but they've also recently started a pair of new series, "Make It" and "3, 2, 1…Photoshop!" This article will serve as a weekend roundup of a variety of videos Adobe has published recently that you might've missed. To see all of the videos from the trio of Adobe video series, click the following links: Lightroom Coffee Break, Make It and 3, 2, 1…Photoshop! Alright,... (read more) [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
We're just a few days away from the Great American Eclipse, happening midday this Monday, August 21st, across the continental USA. I was in the middle of culling images from a shoot with the Olympus 12-100mm f/4, and the clouds across the Atlantic briefly obscurring the sun reminded me that we are now oh-so-close to that historic occassion. When the sun goes dark The moon is already in many ways a ghost, so for it to be eclipsed by the earth is certainly a novelty. But the sun is a prime force, a giver of life, and one of the... [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
We hope you're having a good weekend so far. What better way to spend the weekend than by pouring over new photography content? In today's Saturday edition of Shutter Release, we will look at news from Cosina, tips for working with your camera's picture profiles for video, a PSA about checking camera gear, how to remove chromatic aberration in Lightroom and finish with some tips for how to focus in dim lighting conditions. If you're new to Shutter Release, it's an ongoing feature here at Imaging Resource in which we summarize and... [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Our regular Firmware Friday roundup this week is short and sweet, with relatively few updates on which to report after many weeks in a row of massive roundups. This time around, Japanese optics manufacturer Sigma dominates, with updates for two of its lenses, accompanied by new firmware for two mount converters. Nikon also has an update for its KeyMission 360 spherical camera. Without any further ado, let's get right down to it! Nikon KeyMission 360 Nikon is continuing to hone its KeyMission 360 spherical panoramic... (read more) [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Do you want to have a brilliant sunrise or sunset image without needing to use HDR? Luminosity masks might be a great way to cleanly blend exposures and expand the visual dynamic range of your photos. Photographer and educator Jimmy McIntyre has created a new tutorial for blending sunrise or sunset exposures using luminosity masking. You can blend exposures using something like HDR as well, but this can often lead to somewhat unnatural results. If you want to have a more natural-looking image, you need to blend exposures... (read more) [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
The removal of Confederate statues in Baltimore, big waves in Brazil,  the World Jousting Championships in Australia, violent demonstrations and counter-protests in Charlottesville, daily exercise at a pig farm in China, a newborn mandrill in France, and much more. [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Click here to read our Sony 16-35mm f/2.8 GM Field Test Debuting not too long after the FE 24-70mm f/2.8 and FE 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses, Sony's latest 'G Master' lens rounds out their set of f/2.8 zooms with the FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM. Versatility and performance are key when it comes to this so-called "holy trinity" of zoom lenses. The big names in the photo game (Canon and Nikon) have long had this trio of lenses in their lineup, and now, at last, the increasingly popular Sony mirrorless system has its set as well. Though Sony FE shooters have long had [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
In today's Shutter Release roundup, watch four photographers all capture shots of the same model, a user guide for Nikon's AF Fine Tune feature, discuss the news that the Loupedeck editing console deck for Lightroom is now in stock and we will look at interesting news about the Leica SL (Typ 601) camera. Shutter Release is an ongoing series here at Imaging Resource wherein we share and summarize interesting photography content and news from around the web. While we're hard at work creating original content for you, we also want... (read more) [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
There is a lot of excellent photo-related content out there, including articles, tutorials and other videos. Shutter Release, our regular roundup article, is our way of sharing the interesting work done by our colleagues around the web. While we work hard to bring you great original content, ultimately our primary objective is being a reliable resource for photographers. In today's Shutter Release, we will look at a new app designed to help you select your best images, a tutorial about Photoshop's healing brush, a list of the first... (read more) [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
George Frey, Getty images photographer, recently had the opportunity to visit the U.S. Army’s Dugway Proving Ground, a sprawling top-secret military facility in the Utah desert that tests and develops methods of working with chemical, biological, radiological, and explosive hazards. Frey: “Workers at this facility handle some of the most deadly and dangerous biological and chemical agents on Earth.” [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
In today's Shutter Release roundup, we will take a look at three very different stories from around the web. First up is an electronics repairman in the Philippines who performs miracles on cameras that were thought to be dead. Next is a behind-the-scenes look at a photography challenge wherein a photographer captures 30 street portraits in under two hours. We finish with a video about eight scenarios in which you should not record video at 24 frames per second. Shutter Release is an ongoing series here at Imaging Resource. We... (read more) [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
A soldier from the Uttar Pradesh contingent takes part in celebrations marking India's Independence Day at Bakshi Stadium in Srinagar on August 15, 2017. This year marks 70 years since British India split into two nations—Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority Pakistan—and millions were uprooted in one of the largest mass migrations in history.
India celebrated its 70th Independence Day on August 15, during a busy week across the nation. Photojournalists in this vast and varied country covered monsoon flooding, widespread and varied protests, a deadly incident in a government hospital, Hindu festivals, unrest in Kashmir, Bollywood film sets, deadly landslides, and much more, with these photographs from just the past 7 days. [...]
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Our regular Shutter Release feature is a chance to share with you great photography content from around the web, such as interesting opinion pieces and enlightening tutorials. While we are dedicated to bringing out the best in original content, there are many talented photographers out there producing content we want you to see. In today's Shutter Release roundup, we will look at smartphone video tips, a filter holder for the new Sony FE 12-24mm lens, DIY triangle LED video, a behind the scenes look at outdoor portraits with... (read more) [...]
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY
Samsung has announced the latest version of their incredibly small and lightweight SSDs: the T5. Boasting incredible transfer speeds of up to 540 MB/s and up to 2 TB of storage on a single drive, Samsung's latest is designed to work for traveling photographers and videographers who don't want to waste weight and space on larger, heavier HDDs. Smaller than the average business card (74 x 57.3 x 10.5 millimeters (3.0 x 2.3 x 0.4 inches)), the drive weighs jsut 51 grams and fits in the palm of your hand. Samsung will be offering... [...]
Tue, Aug 15, 2017
Source: Photography News Category: PHOTOGRAPHY