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3 Ways to Boost Your Portraits Using Color

We photographers obsess about finding the right light. We understand how to use hard light, when to use soft light, and get excited by directional light. Portrait photographers learn how to control light using flashes and modifiers, and become experts in getting the most from natural light. Light is an electromagnetic wave, and the frequency […] petapixel.com

2019-6-1 21:10

Matt Porteous Sheds Light on Sustainable Fishing Practices in Oman

If you love photography projects that combine travel and documentary photography, we're sure you'll find this series byMatt Porteous poignant and wanderlust-inducing. In his personal photo journal, the London-based photographer and filmmaker shared what he discovered when he tagged alongside Ocean Culture Life to find out more about the sustainable fishing practices in Oman. thephoblographer.com

2019-5-7 22:00

Review: Profoto B10 (The Best Light Ive Ever Used)

When I first used the Profoto B10, I knew fully that this was the perfect light for me for many reasons. It's the size of a 70-200mm lens, is capable of HSS, has 250 watt seconds of power, offers cross compatibility across many different types of TTL systems, can function as both a stills and cinema unit with an LED lamp that changes color, has an app that allows even further tuning and control via Bluetooth on your phone, and is simply reliable. thephoblographer.com

2019-5-6 07:00

An Introduction to Shooting Portraits in Natural Light

Photographing portraits using natural light as the sole light source have become such a rage lately that some photographers have branded themselves as "Natural Light Only Photographers." While you can certainly create some stunning images with the proper use of only natural light, understanding how light behaves and being able to harness light in all of its forms, natural or otherwise, will help shape you into a better, more complete photographer. thephoblographer.com

2019-3-31 13:00

Apple patent application details tech to improve mobile underwater photography

Underwater photographers and cameras have to deal with less than ideal conditions. Light levels are low, water can be murky and add color casts to your images. Underwater modes on rugged cameras and (waterproof) smartphones are not new but now a patent application filed by Apple suggests mobile users could soon benefit from a more sophisticated version and achieve better underwater imaging results in the future if the system is ever implemented. dpreview.com

2019-3-29 23:48

Relio

In 2014 Relio was among the first to launch an ultra-portable cube-shaped LED light. Now, the company has unveiled an updated version of its original product, the Relio The company says its light offer 'extreme color fidelity' (up to 98% native TLCI) and let's you download spectral data for its lights, making them an interesting option for any color-critical lighting applications. dpreview.com

2019-3-5 00:26

Josh Estey Sheds Light on Life in Jakartas Congested Streets

Since every city is a multi-faceted ecosystem, photographers are faced with a myriad of stories, issues, and realities to capture. In his photo essay titled No Land Left to Play, Josh Estey chose to paint a picture of how the Indonesian capital of Jakarta has become a congested mega metropolis with hardly any open spaces for its residents. thephoblographer.com

2019-2-25 11:00

How to Edit Underexposed Natural Light Portraits on Lightroom and Photoshop

Whether you're shooting more natural light portraits by choice or because of equipment constraints, it's worth learning how to edit your photos from a variety of shooting conditions. Today, we've got a workflow video tutorial for you in case you often underexpose your photos to get more detail out of the scene or background. thephoblographer.com

2019-2-25 02:00