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How to Fix Sitting Posing Mistakes

We’re going to walk you through common posing mistakes, particularly for sitting poses, and how to fix them. I want to cover this subject from both a masculine and feminine body language standpoint so you can see the differences and know how to fix issues on the spot no matter who you are photographing. Learning and understanding how to pose using...

Nikon Z6 II vs Canon R5 vs Sony a7 III Autofocus Comparison

Over the last several years, autofocus technology in cameras – regardless of manufacturer – has gotten incredibly reliable. With that in mind, Manny Ortiz set out to see if there was a notable difference among the big three in this 7.5-minute video. First of all, it should be noted that Ortiz intended to do this test with the Sony a7S III because...

Photo Series Beautifully Features the Many Faces of Santa Claus

Every year, jolly men from around the United States don the iconic red and white and transform into Santa Claus. In their celebration, Photographer Ron Cooper photographed 50 professional Santas, juxtaposing their fantasy personas with their non-holiday selves. Cooper photographed each Santa twice: once in full color wearing their iconic Christmas...

How to Capture Excellent Landscape Images Despite Bright, Clear Skies

Successful landscape photographers usually mix interesting skies and compelling foregrounds. But what if the sky is totally clear and the sun is harsh and unflattering? In this 13-minute video, Michael Shainblum shows how he makes the best of this kind of situation. There are few more deflating feelings for a landscape photographer than arriving at...

Photographer Gets Death Threats Over Utah Monolith Photo in NYTimes

Ross Bernards left Vail, Colorado, in June of 2018 to live the #VanLife full time to provide flexibility and more opportunity to “explore the most photogenic and best-kept secrets of North America” and its iconic landscapes. He feels most at home and a tremendous sense of peace with his feet firmly planted under the stars. On Friday, Nov 27, Bernards...

Ultrasonic Tech to Bring Virtual Shutter Button and Zoom Slider to Your Phone’s Camera

Asus recently took top honors in a smartphone camera showdown, but the company is still pushing new grounds. An ultrasonic button technology from Sentons, and already implemented in an Asus phone, is poised to bring a virtual shutter button to smartphones next year. With Sentons technology, smartphone manufacturers will be able to integrate nearly...

Drone Captures the Terrifyingly Violent Collapse of the Arecibo Observatory

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico was built in 1963 and was the world’s largest single-unit radio telescope until China’s construction of the FAST in 2016. After struggling with structural issues for some time, the dish finally collapsed and the violent destruction was caught on video. The Observatory was designed over a natural sinkhole and the...

Verizon Positions its New Unlimited Cloud Storage as a Google Photos Replacement

In November, Google announced that it was removing easy access to its unlimited photo storage option in Google Photos. Sensing blood in the water, Verizon has launched an unlimited storage option in its own competitor cloud service. Verizon is known more as a data provider than a purveyor of any tangible product, but the company appears to be spreading...

The Incredible Work From the Artist Behind the Photoshop 2021 Splash Photo

You may not realize it, but you’ve already enjoyed the work of Photographer and digital artist Ted Chin. He makes some of the most eye-catching, surreal composite images you will likely ever see, and one greets you every time you open the latest version of Adobe Photoshop. Chin has been making photo manipulations for the last six years, one of which...

Results From This Blind Smartphone Camera Test Will Surprise You

Marques Brownlee, also known as MKBHD, hosted his third annual, 17-minute blind smartphone camera test featuring 20 new smartphones. The phones were grouped into a bracket that hid the phone names while the public voted for their favorites. First of all, it’s important to note right from the start that this “test” is the furthest thing from scientific...

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