It all ends badly when you don’t hire a professional photographer.
Camera makers often boast of the build quality of their models, but under the hydraulic press, no amount of magnesium alloy, weather sealing or rubber o-rings can help you. Camera Ventures took some old bodies and lenses to PrintMotors, proprietors of the Hydraulic Press Channel on YouTube (which features a series of objects getting crushed... More ›
Photographers, especially pros, are expected to conform to a set of, if not standards, then expectations. Keep the mode dial firmly on manual. Don’t say you’re a “natural light” photographer. And so on. But in our unguarded moments, we’ve all slipped. The folks at Digital Rev TV are clearing the air with a series of raw, heartfelt... More ›
Earlier this month, we shared a brief video homage to photography icon Ansel Adams. If you watched it, you learned how Adams spent years of time and effort learning how to make the image he saw in his mind appear before him in the darkroom. That kind of work isn’t for everyone. For one thing,... More ›