3 Nikon Cameras Perfect for Landscape Photographers

If you love heading out into the great outdoors so that you can capture the magnificence of the countryside, and you just happen to like Nikon cameras, this roundup is for you. We have gone through our extensive review section and have picked out three Nikon cameras that would make the perfect companion for any landscape photographer.

Olympus Shuts Down the Circus and Ends the Speculation

Unless you've been living under a rock, there's no doubt that you've heard all of the speculation surrounding Olympus and its camera division. Depending on who, or what you believed, Olympus was either about to flourish or sink without a trace.

3 Fujifilm Cameras That Will Help You Make Stunning Landscape Images

Fujifilm has released some outstanding cameras over the last few years, and they have quite rightly cemented their place in the hearts of photographers everywhere. Fujifilm offers both APS-C and Medium Format cameras that are more than capable of helping photographers create images that will make jaws drop.

Shoot for the Stars: 3 Olympus Cameras Perfect for Astrophotography

Micro Four thirds cameras probably aren't the first choice on a list of cameras that astrophotographers generally look at. The small sensor size, and general feelings that high ISO performance isn't good enough usually stop photographers from looking at these cameras, but they are missing out.

Canon Keeps Making Fantastic Lenses That Go on Mediocre Cameras

Canon is really going to town with lenses for its new RF mount. Since the launch of the Canon EOS R and the EOS RP, we have seen quite a few RF Mount lenses either teased or released, and we have seen a fair few that have had patents filed for them.

Cheap Photo: The Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro Is Just $419 (Ends Today)

If you've had your eye on the quite excellent Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro TTL, today is the day you need to pick one up. Adorama is having a one day deal on this 400ws rechargeable monolight. The XPLOR 400 Pro TTL usually costs $649, but today only, you can pick one up for just $419! This is easily one of the hottest deals you will find this side of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Cheap Photo: The Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro is Just $419 (Ends Today)

If you've had your eye on the quite excellent Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro TTL, today is the day you need to pick one up. Adorama is having a one day deal on this 400ws rechargeable monolight. The XPLOR 400 Pro TTL usually costs $649, but today only, you can pick one up for just $419! This is easily one of the hottest deals you will find this side of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

The Canon EOS Ra is Fine, But its Not The Camera we Need or Want

It has been just over a year since the Canon EOS R arrived on the Mirrorless camera scene. While it may have been lacking features that many expected, over the last 13 months, the EOS R has been updated to the point where it has become a very competent camera.

All I Want Is a New Olympus Pen F Camera with the Best JPEGs Around

Earlier today, Olympus announced their new OMD EM5 Mk III camera with a fair amount of new tech. There's also some recycled tech inside that comes from their higher-end cameras. There are some of you out there that will deny Olympus and Micro Four Thirds their rights to the camera market, but I'd disagree with you.

The Phoblographers Guide to Buying Fujifilm GF Lenses

If you're fortunate enough to own any of the Medium Format cameras that Fujifilm has released to the market, you'll know that you have also been blessed with some genuinely fantastic lenses. Fujifilm GF lenses are some of the best that we have used.

Did Any of You Know About This Mechanical Automatic Lens Cap?

If there is an accessory that's harder to keep up with lens caps, then I'm not sure I want it. Lens caps are, of course, super important. They protect the front element of our expensive lenses from debris like dust, dirt, and sand, and they do a mighty fine job of protecting them from scratches when in storage.

The Latest Capture One Style Pack Embraces the Look of Film, Sort of

Today Capture One users can pick up the Reverie style pack that was done with Lukas Pitatek, the founder of LOOKSLIKEFILM. The community known for making photographers who've never loaded a roll of Tri-X think that their images look like film is extending their wealth of knowledge via this pack for a cool $39.

Can the Canon M200 Really Tempt Smartphone Users?

Canon has just announced a new Mirrorless camera that features their M Mount. The Canon M200 is billed as a non-intimidating camera for experienced photographers and for photographers looking to step up from smartphones.

LaCies New Rugged SSDs Are Tough Enough to be Used in Any Location

In the past, taking hard drives out into the field was always a little scary as they generally do not like to be bumped around, but SSDs have solved this problem. Today, LaCie has announced a new line of SSDs that are ready for drops, water and dust, and just about any abuse you can throw at them.

LaCies New Rugged SSDs are Tough Enough to be Used in Any Location

In the past, taking hard drives out into the field was always a little scary as they generally do not like to be bumped around, but SSDs have solved this problem. Today, LaCie has announced a new line of SSDs that are ready for drops, water and dust, and just about any abuse you can throw at them.

Panasonics Leica Summilux 25mm F1.4 II ASPH Lens Will Cost $699.99

News from Panasonic these days seems to center around their new Full Frame S1 and S1R Full Frame cameras, but today is different. Panasonic has announced that they will be revisiting and releasing a new, improved version of the Leica Summilux 25mm lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.

Cheap Photo: Grab the Fujifilm X-H1 with Grip for $999 While You Can

If you're in the market for a new camera, and you want a smoking hot deal, this Cheap Photo is for you. For a limited time, the magnificent Fujifilm X-H1 with the battery grip can be yours for the insanely low price of just $999! That's an instant savings of $300! You really don't want to miss out on this red hot deal. Join us after the break for more details.

Kanex Multiport Hubs Will Make Life Easier for Creators Who Use Macs

Windows PC users move along, nothing to see here. You already have all the connectivity you need; MacBook users though, stick around, you'll be interested in this. Because in the world of Apple less is more, MacBook users have to find ways to get all of their peripherals and cables connected via external means because Apple cheaped out on ports themselves.

The iPad Pro Is a Powerhouse for Creators, But Could Always Be Better

The iPad Pro can be found in photography studios, and photographers tool kits around the globe and they're used for good reason. While I don't always agree with what Apple does, it is hard to deny the fact that the company has the best tablet ever made as part of their portfolio.

These Aurora Aperture Filters for Mount Adapters Are Quite Unique

Filters are fantastic. They enable us to produce images that would otherwise be near impossible to create at certain times, but as great as they are, they can also be a royal pain. Often, we find ourselves needing multiple copies of the same filters with different thread sizes for the various lenses in our collection.

Opinion: We Really Need to Stop Saying Gear Doesnt Matter

As photographers, we've likely said, or have heard someone telling a new photographer, or perhaps even an experienced photographer that 'gear doesn't matter. ' Those four little words that are so quickly spoken can be some of the worst advice that you or any other photographer can give, or receive because ultimately gear does matter in photography, just like the type of equipment for many different activities matters.

How to Protect Your Camera and Gear at Fireworks Parties This 4th of July

As photographers, we find ourselves being asked to be the photographer at all sorts of events, even family events like firework parties, and that means we don't get to be quite as immersed as we would like, but if you find yourself being able to skip the party photography in an official capacity, you can go about taking images for fun, and for yourself.

How to Protect Your Camera and Gear at Firework Parties This 4th of July

As photographers, we find ourselves being asked to be the photographer at all sorts of events, even family events like firework parties, and that means we don't get to be quite as immersed as we would like, but if you find yourself being able to skip the party photography in an official capacity, you can go about taking images for fun, and for yourself.

These Six Instant Film Cameras Got Glowing Reviews from Us

Instant print cameras have always been, and will always be super fun to use. They are the perfect companion for photographers who don't want to take their main camera with them to capture the fun of a party, or a night on the town.

The Epson SureLab D870 Minilab Photo Printer Will be Available This July

Epson have just announced that the successor to the popular SureLab Minilab D700 will be hitting retail outlets in July 2019. The Epson Surelab D870 Minilab will be capable of producing vast quantities of prints in a very short amount of time, which will no doubt be music to the ears of those who are in the business of small-format photo production.

An Ode to the Unsung Hero That Is a Photographers Microfiber Cloth

It's evident in certain circles that when you become a photographer of a certain experience and one who wears a certain prescription, there is an emphasized need for items like a microfiber cloth. Their uses are numerous and within your circles, you're expected to carry them in the same way that a scout never leaves home without their pocket knife.

Compact Camera Showdown: The Fujifilm X100F Versus The Leica Q

Both Fujifilm and Leica make quality compact cameras, but does the gulf in price between the two featured here mean that one is truly better than the other? Some would argue that Leica's are the pinnacle, the creme de la creme, the best of the best, simply because, well, they're Leica's, but does it automatically mean that you're going to get results from their cameras that simply cannot be replicated by models that cost significantly less? After the break we will share a Fujifilm X100F versus a Leica Q compact camera comparison video with you that Evan Ranft has put together.

Harry Spitzs Photographic Exploration of Depression Book is Eye Opening

Depression is one of the most complicated, and most misunderstood illnesses around the globe. It can be incredibly hard for those around people who suffer with depression to understand just what is going on, and for those who suffer with it, it can be hard to describe how they feel.

Why Dont We Teach Photographers What to Charge for Their Photos?

Ive heard countless versions of the same story: a photo assistant discovering that the photographer charged the client double what they paid the assistant in regards to the assistant fee on the clients invoice, a tragic problem frequently encountered and rarely remedied.

Why Its So Important to Have Other Hobbies Besides Photography

While photography is a fantastic passion and hobby to have, I don't at all think that it should be the sole thing that brings you joy in life. The world is a fantastic place filled with tons of variety and if you limit yourself to just one hobby, it can get boring and monotonous.

Canon EOS R Said to Get Improved Eye AF Firmware on April 18th

One of the great things about Mirrorless cameras has been the extra support they get in the form of firmware updates. While DSLR's used to get them, they were very infrequent. However, with the Mirrorless market being so competitive, and with each company always trying to one up each other, firmware updates have become a very normal part of Mirrorless ownership.

The Many Faces Of Nepal

I spent two weeks photographing the many faces of Nepal. From the snowy mountains to the jungle.

Farmers And Craft Market Life In Hungary

For 4 years between 2013 and 2017, I photographed the events of a farmers market, called Bödön market. I made a compilation of these pictures, which I think faithfully reflects the mood of the market, the kindness of the sellers, the colorful products and the special atmosphere that pervades the whole market.

May I Ask You A Personal Question, Have You Ever Retired A Human By Mistake?

Original Blade Runner is one of my all time favorite movies and it was no surprise that I totally enjoyed capturing the essence of Rachel in this Cosplay photoshoot with Suzucos from Finland. With help from my makeup artist friend Laura Puntila Rachel was born to life and I was able to capture these amazing frames of this cosplay talent.  

I Combine Thousands Of Photos To Create One Image Of A Butterfly Wing

I never thought I would be running around with a net desperately trying to capture butterflies and dragonflies. But that was exactly what I was doing two summers ago at the local golf course. Living north of San Francisco I am surrounded by natural beauty with flowing waterfalls, giant redwoods, and luscious green hillsides.

Fun Portraits Of Flying Dogs By A German Photographer

Julia Christe is a German photographer specializing in photographing pets. One of her most recent works is a funny series in which the dogs are "flying". The project began when the photographer decided she would like to capture pictures of her favorite animals from a new perspective.

I Photograph The Special Bond Between Horse And Human

At the age of 13, I was traveling all over Denmark, to photograph horses with their humans. Of course, it was because of my own love for horses, that I combined this with taking photos. I myself have never spent much time in the saddle.

Japanese Great-Grandmother At Age 90 Continues Conquering Social Networks With Her Incredible Joy Of Living

This lovely Japanese lady could even teach millenials a trick or two on how to capture the life's most joyful moments and turn them into magic.   Last year, Kimiko Nishimoto took the internet by storm with self-portraits casting herself as a dog, a frog or even a witch roaming the vicinity on her broomstick - almost like a Harry Potter character that accidentaly made their escape from the pages of the book.

Ever Since This 90-Year-Old Japanese Grandma Discovered Photography She Cant Stop Taking Hilarious Self-Portraits (New Pics)

This lovely Japanese lady could even teach millenials a trick or two on how to capture the life's most joyful moments and turn them into magic.   Last year, Kimiko Nishimoto took the internet by storm with self-portraits casting herself as a dog, a frog or even a witch roaming the vicinity on her broomstick - almost like a Harry Potter character that accidentaly made their escape from the pages of the book.

Ir Photography On The Cheap

One boring, wet day, I was browing the web when I found an article on how to convert a point & click camera to an IR point & click camera. It looked pretty simple. All you needed was an old camera and some exposed 35mm negative strips.

I Love To Runaway With My Camera

Hi! My name is Maciek, I' m 25 yo amateur photographer from Poland. Photography is my biggest passion. I love to take photos of landscapes and cities

I Finally Got To Live Out My Horror Fangirl Dreams!

I've been a massive horror buff since I was a child and always wanted to do some horror-icon photo shoots but it can be hard finding models willing to have a bit of fun, so when my favourite make-up artist (Quinn.

I Make Amazing Fantasy Art Images To Cosplayers

I have been drawn to the cosplay scene for many years and been making plenty of images on the basis of their costumes and characters. Here are some of my favorites over the years. Do you recognize them all? Most of them looks like the real deal!

My Second Walk Around The City In Fog

I waited a long time for the right conditions to be able to continue my series of the foggy city. One evening I decided to explore new places and at the same time visit a few famous places. I had a head full of ideas and wanted to implement them! I like the pictures of the man with a lantern on the bridge the most.

61 Stunning Cosplays From New York Comic Con 2019

Comic Con New York 2019 has passed, but cosplay never stops. Pictures of cosplayers in their favorite superhero (or supervillain) attire from this year’s NYCC are still surfacing on the Internet.

I Capture Bees In My Macro Photos

Some of my favorite bee macro photos from the past year or 2. All photos were taken using a custom built "anybrand mpe 65mm" lens. Scroll down the page to see close-up photos of beautiful bees.

Photography is the Bastard Art

Photography is the bastard art. There are many reasons for this, not the least of which is that everyone owns a smartphone and many of those people are under the mistaken impression that they are excellent photographers.

Skull Shaped Pencil Eraser

Hello! I want to share with you a couple of my light painting photos. I'm an amateur photographer and I love to take pictures of small items and toys. Recently, I'm trying to photograph a living model - my patient girlfriend.