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Cutting the Cord with the Broncolor Siros L

Posted by on Monday August 8, 2016 | Lighting

(Sponsored) For the last 25 years I have worked as a photographer as well as assisted many photographers. During that time, the technology and equipment used has changed greatly. But the one thing that hasn’t changed, is the client’s demand for quality images! Quality images for me can mean many different things: accurate color fidelity,... More

Don’t Miss Another Travel Photo Opportunity! (Sponsored)

Posted by on Thursday June 16, 2016 | Photo Gear

(Sponsored by Borrowlenses) Interested in shooting high quality images and footage without the effort of lugging around a heavy DSLR? We suggest treating yourself to a mirrorless Sony A7 rental from BorrowLenses.com to see what all the hype is about. Sony completely changed the scene with this powerful and portable camera. Here are a few... More

Get sporty with the new Backpack Adapter on Kickstarter! (Sponsored)

Posted by on Tuesday May 24, 2016 | Photo Gear

Courtesy of SpiderHolster, this little beauty extends the functionality of the Black Widow Holster so you can carry your mirrorless camera on any cushioned vertical backpack strap or messenger bag strap. A quick snap-in connection securely fastens our Black Widow Holster to your bag’s strap with an ergonomic shape designed to work with the body’s... More

Ultimate Mobility, Power, and Control with the Siros L (Sponsored)

Posted by on Monday May 23, 2016 | Lighting

(by Erik Valind) As a location photographer, there’s few things in life that I enjoy more then shooting at an amazing location, and then facing the unpredictable conditions that come with it. Due to the unpredictability of working outdoors, I’ve become a big lighting guy mostly out of necessity. Whether I’m dealing with scrims and... More

Sponsored: Kickstarter Deadline is Near! New SoftPanels LED Lights that Offer a Color Meter Built into Every Light

Posted by on Friday May 6, 2016 | Lighting

Hollywood, California – May 6th, 2016  – Time is running short for backing SoftPanels innovative new LED lights with a color meter built into every light. Their highly successful Kickstarter campaign, which is offering their breakthrough lights at a fraction of the price of traditional LED lights, will end at 1pm PST on Sunday, May... More

Introducing ExoLens® with Optics by ZEISS (Sponsored)

Posted by on Thursday May 5, 2016 | Photo Gear

ZEISS, one of the world’s leading companies in the fields of optics and optoelectronics, and the Fellowes’ ExoLens® brand, an American innovator in mobile photography accessories, announced their collaboration in the design and development of three accessory lenses for mobile phones – wide-angle, telephoto and macro. The wide-angle and telephoto lenses offer excellent image performance... More

Photographers: Demo a Phase One XF100 (Sponsored)

Posted by on Wednesday March 2, 2016 | Photo Gear

Photographers – Are you ready for the Phase One IQ3 XF100 Camera System? Join Phase One and Dodd Camera at our open house events in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati. Be one of the first photographers to experience the first 100MP Full Frame Medium Format CMOS sensor camera on the market. You will have the opportunity to... More

Sponsored Video: Spider Holster NEW Spiderlight Hand Strap

Posted by on Monday February 8, 2016 | Video

Our friends at Spider Holster are releasing their groundbreaking and NEW SpiderLight Hand Strap for mirrorless cameras through Kickstarter this March 2016! The SpiderLight Hand Strap brings all of the great features of their pro hand strap to the world of mirrorless and other smaller lightweight cameras.  A few things you should know about our new... More

Sponsored: Thomas Roma: In the Vale of Cashmere

Posted by on Thursday November 19, 2015 | Events, Uncategorized

Steven Kasher Gallery is proud to present Thomas Roma: In the Vale of Cashmere. This exhibition of Roma’s most recent project consists of an intricate sequence of 75 black and white portraits and landscapes photographed in a secluded section of Prospect Park where black gay men cruise for sexual partners. This is Roma’s first major... More

Sponsored Post: A Look at the Qualities of Light

Posted by on Thursday February 27, 2014 | Lighting

The understanding of light is the most fundamental skill in cinematography. Watch and learn about the two basic types of light used in filmmaking and photography; hard and soft. Let’s break down these concepts and show you how to harness their power to improve your lighting.   Film Lighting Tutorial: Qualities of Light from Zacuto... More