Photo Contest: Share the Experience

Every year, through Share the Experience, hundreds of thousands of people have the opportunity to participate in one of the longest running and highest profile photography contests. The contest for 2018 just recently opened, and will be accepting submissions until December 31, 2018, but there’s no time like […]

How to Pose for a Photograph

“You look your most attractive when you have a strong jawline,” says Peter Hurley, a portrait photographer in New York City who has taken head shots for some 30,000 people, including the likes of Mikhail Baryshnikov and Ariana Grande. To accentuate and define your jaw, elongate your body […]

The Depth of the World by Bill Brandt

The British photographer Bill Brandt (1904-1983) in his works paid much attention to social problems. He liked to shoot landscapes and nudity, but he did it in a special way. Specific perspectives and transfer of perspective make his pictures slightly abstract and not realistic, despite the fact that […]

Canon Patents a New Lens Mount

Canon has applied for a patent for a brand new camera lens mount design that’s similar to its EF and EF-M mounts. Canon News first reported on the patent (#2018-084713) The wording seems to suggest that the lens mount is able to handle both “old” and “new” style lenses — perhaps […]

Heading Home: In search of Heimat

Thomas Dworzak on why home isn’t necessarily our birthplace Heimat, the evocative German word that loosely translates as ‘homeland,’ is a conflicting term for those to whose language it belongs. Since its earlier, predominantly romantic use, conjuring associations with a love for the rolling hills of Bavaria and the lost utopia […]

Magic Forest

Forest always causes ambiguous feelings, this is a place where something special is present, something magical. And when you find yourself in the forest at the right time, with the right equipment and the right clothes, the result is always the only one.   Photographer: Dmitry Ryabchenko Model: […]

Xiaomi Mi 8 with tele-camera

Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi announced its latest high-end smartphone, the Mi 8. The new model comes with very similar camera specifications to the Mi MIX 2S, featuring a wide/tele dual-camera setup. The main camera uses a 1/2.55″ Sony IMX363 Sony sensor with a 1.4µm pixel size, F1.8 aperture lens and […]