Photography News

Apple is rolling out iOS 9.2 today, and among a host of minor features and fixes is new iPhone support for Apple’s Lightning to USB Camera Adapter. This means you can now connect your camera to your iPhone and import photos... more

As virtual reality grows in popularity, an increasing number of consumer-grade 360 cameras are hitting the market. Latest among them is Luna, a spherical camera that records 360 footage for viewing on desktop or through a cardboard VR headset. The team behind Luna is seeking funding on Indiegogo to cover design and production costs.

Luna features a pair of 190 fisheye lenses, and uses 'artificially intelligent auto-stitching software' to merge the captured 2K footage into a... more

In 1941, legendary photographer Ansel Adams began working for the US Department of the Interior to shoot large format photos of National Parks and other notable locations out in the great outdoors.

Guess what? The same job opening has appeared again: the National Parks Service is looking to hire a black-and-white large format photographer, and the salary is up to $100,000 per year.

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Here’s a tongue-in-cheek promotional video for a new support group designed to help Instagram Husbands. “Behind every cute girl on Instagram is a guy like me… and a brick wall,” says an Instagram husband named Jeff. “My job in pictures is to make her look good.”

“There are many Instagram Husbands out there, and we want you to know that you are not alone,” the ad says. “If you or someone you know is an Instagram Husband, help... more

Jason Ching is a research scientist with the University of Washingtons Alaska Salmon Program who uses photos and videos to document wildlife, landscapes, and ongoing research in Alaska. He recently took a drone camera out to Iliamna Lake, the largest lake in Alaska, and captured hours of footage of... more

Is it wise to convert your raw files to the Adobe DNG format? If you are using Lightroom or Photoshop with Camera Raw, you have the option to convert your master files to DNG. In this article I want to focus on the benefits of converting, the reasons why converting to DNG may not always be ideal or necessary, as well as tackle some of the misinformation about DNG.

DNG Pros

The DNG format was devised by Adobe in response to the growing number of undocumented raw camera file... more

Here’s a 6-minute video by Green Label that focuses on the work of Travis Jensen, the San Francisco (and LA) based street photographer that we also featured back... more

COOPH, the Cooperative of Photography, has launched a new rain jacket that’s 100% waterproof and 100% designed with photographers in mind.

There are a number of features that picture takers will appreciate in wet weather. First off, there’s an extended... more

What happens if your portrait clients request golden hour lighting… outside of golden hour? That’s the situation photographer Pye Jirsa of Lin & Jirsa Photography found himself in recently... more

If an iPhone plays a big role in your photography, either as a pocket computer or as a primary camera, and you suffer from dead-battery anxiety, there’s some good news for you: Apple just announced an official battery case that greatly extends your phone’s battery life.

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