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Using Drones to Shoot War Zones

Photographer and director Joey L has been using camera drones to capture aerial photos and videos in conflict zones. Here’s a 21-minute talk he recently gave on his work atHardwired NYC. With how far consumer drones have come in the past several years, it’s possible for Joey to capture incredibly striking images showing a unique […] petapixel.com

2018-2-21 22:18

The Canon EOS M50 Will Shoot 4K [CR3]

We reported last month that the next mirrorless from Canon would shoot 4K video and it looks like we’ve confirmed that it will. This would make the EOS M50 the first APS-C shooter in the Canon lineup to shoot 4K and adds a bit of credence to that special invite from one of Canon’s subsidiaries Read more... canonrumors.com

2018-2-10 19:06

A Skydiving Studio Photo Shoot with Flash Lighting in Midair

Adventure photographer Jesper Gronnemark recently did an impressive skydiving photo shoot using flashes and other studio equipment in midair while free-falling at 125 mph (~200 km/h). Armed with aProfoto B1X flash and Sony a7R II, Gronnemark wanted to “push the boundaries” of outdoor adventure photography by shooting “studio” images during an actual skydive. Team Flux […] petapixel.com

2017-12-14 22:55

Photographer Challenges Herself To Shoot In Ugly Location, And Results Prove That Its All About The Skill

"Instead of searching out the usual beautiful locations around where we live, I had the idea to do just the opposite. I wanted to go somewhere 'ugly' by all conventional photography standards and then see what we could do with it. Lowe's seemed like the perfect option." boredpanda.com

2017-11-22 13:53

We Used Military Retired Kodak Film To Shoot Surrealistic Landscapes Of The Dolomites

This project was initially conceived as a game, an experiment. We are very lucky that we can call those mountains a second home, cause we’ve been there so many times, especially during winter, snowboarding on the best slopes in the Alps, and this summer we decided to try to look at these familiar places with different eyes. boredpanda.com

2017-11-29 13:53

This Husband Did A Pumpkin-Themed Dudeoir Shoot For His Wife, And The Result Will Make Your Heart Beat Faster

For most couples, the start of fall means taking corny photos at apple orchards, family cottages, and Starbucks cafes. Nashville-based photographer Gayla Thompson and her husband Ryan, however, decided to buck tradition and do something infinitely better - they held a 'dudeoir' photoshoot in the middle of a field, with Ryan wearing nothing but rolled-up boxer briefs and a series of strategically-placed pumpkins. Oh, and a bottle of Bud, of course. boredpanda.com

2017-10-18 12:09

How to Shoot an Annie Leibovitz-style Group Portrait with Affordable Gear

One way portrait photographers like Annie Leibovitz light large-scale group photos is by lighting smaller groups by themselves and then compositing everyone together into a large group. Photographer Barry Harley recently employed this technique with relatively affordable gear for a group photo with friends while on vacation. Harley, his wife, and a group of friends […] petapixel.com

2017-9-30 18:33