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  • Tungsten Lighting
    They lit Chicago art
    They are different, lighting sources: candlelight, CFL bulbs, flash, incandescent bulbs, LED bulbs, sunlight and tungsten bulbs. Chicago art was and is indoors and outdoors, under streetlamps, displayed by halogen bulbs, spotted by electronic...
  • Book cover for Well Seasoned: Savoring Life's Lessons
    Rebecca Webb Wilson, Nothing Captures The Beauty Of Life Like Images Of Nature
    When Rebecca Webb Wilson's parents gave their young daughter a Kodak Brownie Hawkeye years ago, they could not have known where it would lead her coming of age story. While taking photographs of hawks along the expressway in her hometown of...
  • Lytro lights the way into Light Field Photography
    Lytro lights the way into Light Field Photography
    Photography is an evolving medium. From the camera obscura to pinhole cameras, from Daguerreotypes to Calotypes, from cyanotype blueprints to the collodian process, from Van Dyke Brown to black and white, from sepia to autochrome, from kodachrome...
  • Tovatec Sports Tac 2000
    Light up the night with Sports Tac 2000
    If you prefer a handheld flashlight, Tovatec makes an amazingly bright, 220 lumen zoom torch powered by mini USB and a rechargeable Li-ion battery. One switch cycles theSports TAC2000through 100% power, 30% power, strobe and off. Diving or out in...
  • Case Logic Reflexion DSLR +iPad Cross-Body Bag
    Day-tripping with the Case Logic Reflexion DSLR +iPad Cross-Body Bag
    The good folks at Case Logic let me try out one of their Reflexion DSLR +iPad Cross-Body Bags and I’ve been hauling it everywhere I went over the last four weeks. This thing is great when you are out for the day and don’t want to pack...
  • Photography by Misty Specializes in Captivating Life for You
    Photography by Misty Specializes in Captivating Life for You
    I had the pleasure of meeting Misty Hoyt last summer while attending The North Texas Chamber of Commerce & Plano Chamber of Commerce weekly meetings. I immediately gravitated towards her warm, bright smile and genuine, sincere heart. Word...
  • Mai Lucas interview
    Parisian photographer Mai Lucas reflects on her passion
    Mai Lucas is an independent spirit that travels the globe in search of the beauty of every day life. She is drawn to the people whose souls live and breathe on the streets we cruise and the sidewalks we strut. For more than twenty years, Lucas has...
  • Stevie Nicks Polaroid photography on display
    Iconic rocker Stevie Nicks will show her Polaroid photography in NYC
    Stevie Nicks and the Morrison Hotel Gallery will a different side of Stevie Nicks' creativity - her photography. Stevie's Morrison Hotel Gallery exhibit,24 Karat Gold, is a journey into the private world of the rock legend through never...
  • "Heifers at Sunset" by Oystein Johnsen
    Norwegian photographer's captivating images featured at Midtown East gallery
    The Trygve Lie Gallery, located on the lower level of the Norwegian Seaman Church in Midtown East, is currently presenting a collection of photographs by Oystein Johnsen. The exhibit, titled A View From My Heart, includes pictures that Johnsen has...
  • Mixing it up with Photoshop Mix
    Mixing it up with Photoshop Mix
    Adobe announced Photoshop Mix during the keynote address for the launch in June of this year. One of the examples they displayed for their photo collage software on the iPad is called “Cat Horse.” It's a composited black and white...
  • ThinkTank Photo Mirrorless Mover 30i
    First Impression: Think Tank Photo Mirrorless Mover 30i
    ThinkTank Photo's new Mirrorless Mover 30i is impressive. This week I had opportunity to put the new Mirrorless Mover 30i through the paces during a street photography session I was teaching. Although the 30i is idea for carrying a mirrorless...
  • San Juan Puerto Rico
    Making the travel photography connection
    Back in 2012 I started a self-driven project I affectionately titled “2212.” My goal, travel to 12 cities across America and make something photographically “Iconic.” I carried everything I needed in a thinkTank Shape...
  • Sofitel Washington D.C. hosts exclusive photography exhibit
    Sofitel Washington D.C. hosts exclusive photography exhibit
    D.C. is a city of endless happenings.On any given night one can find herself with a champagne flute and hors d'oeuvres in hand, in a room full of well-dressed dwellers of the Nation's Capital, chatting about a film, a performance or, in my...
  • Photographing San Diego's Junipero Serra Museum
    Photographing San Diego's Junipero Serra Museum
    For architectural and landscape photographers, this is one of the best times of the year: the tourist season is over and the clear days make for great photos of local landmarks. One landmark that should be high on your list of must-shoots is the...
  • Monaco Palace Spring 2014
    Monaco’s rare vintage photo collection dazzles photography pros
    Just as Los Angeles is getting ready for the 30th Annual Princess Grace Awards on October 8, photography curators are beginning to explore a treasure trove of vintage photography now being shared with publishers by the Princely family of Monaco....