Still photographers know that keeping pace with the times today includes capturing motion. Brought to you by WPPI, Rangefinder, PDN, PhotoPlus Expo and Panasonic Lumix G, this collection of information-packed articles offers readers both education on technique and excellent recommendations for gear. Topics range from shooting hybrid photography, to marketing and promotion, to how creatives hire photographers for video assignments.
In “Hybrid Hero” from Panasonic, Suzette Allen, a long-time portrait photographer discusses how hybrid photography has allowed her to transition into an exciting new phase of her career—using the Panasonic Lumix G, she merges still and video into hybrid e-cards and film clips incorporating stills, creating innovative products for clients never possible before. Then for filmmaking basics and other essential expert insights, don’t miss “Video Lighting Tips from Gaffers and Grips,” “Demystifying DSLR Audio,” “Interviewing 101,” “How Collaboration Can Produce Better Video,” and before purchasing any equipment, “Products You Need to Add HD Video to Your Business.
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The NewsGuild of New York, the union representing The New York Times staffers, told members in a newsletter this morning that it will fight The Times’ proposed 20 percent reduction in photo desk staff via buyout. “As the Times makes changes to become a more ‘visually oriented’ news source, it is simply illogical to buy... More ›
Reuters has published a message from Editor-in-Chief Steve Adler to his staff that outlines how the news agency should cover the Trump administration in a “challenging” climate. “It’s not every day that a U.S. president calls journalists ‘among the most dishonest human beings on earth’ or that his chief strategist dubs the media ‘the opposition... More ›
Patagonia is using their recent winter catalogue to raise awareness of an environmental issue they’ve been working on for years: Protecting the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from oil drilling and other resource exploitation. The outdoor clothing and gear company licensed images for the catalogue and its communications from conservation photographer Florian Schulz, who is currently... More ›