Mapplethorpe is a new biopic that details the life of controversial American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. The movie depicts Mapplethorpe’s rise to fame in the 1970s and his death due to complications from AIDS at age 42 in 1989. Matt Smith, who’s known for his roles in Doctor Who and The Crown, stars as Mapplethorpe, who […]

Here’s a 6-minute video by photographer Kelly Hofer of Theory of Curiosity on Background Oriented Schlieren (BOS), a technique that lets you shoot photos and videos of heat using an ordinary camera and Photoshop. The basic idea of BOS is that Photoshop can help reveal minute differences between two nearly identical photos. You first shoot […]

The defiant cry of the nostalgic hipster that’s become a hashtag: #filmisnotdead. But why? It’s 2019, people — the digital camera reigns supreme; why won’t this analog trend die? Rationalism abandons the old way in recognition of the new’s superior efficiency. The combine harvester supplanted the scythe, clocks replaced the sundial, and electric lights extinguished […]

It’s not much of a secret that I’m a big fan of M42 lenses, especially for things like video or timelapse. I’ve got a few dozen of them that I use when I’m after a particular look and feel that would take a lot of work to achieve with more modern glass. But occasionally I […]

The Nikon Z 50mm F1.8 is one of three lenses to launch with the Z system, and it’s quickly becoming a staff favorite thanks to its edge-to-edge sharpness and a pleasing absence of chromatic aberration. Nikon claims that the Z 50mm F1.8 redefines what an F1.8 standard lens can do – take a look at […]

Sometimes, you miss focus slightly, but the expression and everything else are there, and the client ends up picking that portrait. What do you do in that case? Try replacing the eyes. [ Read More ]

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This dual SD card slot reader ProGrade Digital simultaneously transfers up to 10 gigabits of data per second, making it able to transfer the data off most SD cards faster than they can actually be read. [ Read More ]

The post Senior Photo Tips for Better Senior Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jackie Lamas. Photographing teens who are about to embark on a new phase of life is an honor as a photographer. However, it can be tricky to photograph teens who are both very self-aware and yet […]

The umbrella is one of the most underrated modifiers in photography, I think. It’s one of the first that many of us usually encounter once we start working with speedlights or strobes, and Bowens even used to include umbrellas in their strobe kits. But we often feel that we “outgrow” them, in favour of softboxes […]

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