Posts Tagged ‘Pro Tips’

PhotoPlus Preview: Gerd Ludwig’s Tips for Making Strobe Light Nearly Invisible

Posted by on Wednesday October 11, 2017 | Lighting

Sunday night in Propaganda, one of the popular discos in Moscow. ©Gerd Ludwig

National Geographic photographer Gerd Ludwig is a master of TTL-flash photography, which he uses in striking ways to illuminate subjects and emphasize his message. At the same time, he avoids the obvious “strobe look,” making images that appear (almost) to be lit entirely by ambient light—even when he’s shooting in near-darkness. In his PhotoPlus Expo... More

PhotoPlus Preview: Bob Sacha’s Top 5 Video Production Tips

Posted by on Monday October 9, 2017 | Video

Bob Sacha, an award-winning director and cinematographer and former staff producer at MediaStorm, will return to PhotoPlus Expo this year to offer the seminar “How to Produce Award-Winning Video.” Sacha will explain how to use audio as the foundation of storytelling, with tips about how to interview subjects to elicit surprising information and authentic emotion;... More

PDN Video: Lens Blog’s James Estrin’s Career Tips for Photojournalists

Posted by on Wednesday April 2, 2014 | Business, PDN Video Picks, Photojournalism

Jim Estrin: 6 Tips for Emerging Photojournalists from PDNOnline on Vimeo. James Estrin, founder and co-editor of Lens, the popular New York Times photography blog, talks about how to launch a successful career as a photojournalist. His tips and insight cover how to choose meaningful projects, the importance of photojournalistic process, and practical advice about... More

Pro Tips for Photographers with Jake Stangel

Posted by on Monday November 18, 2013 | Business

Colleagues know San Francisco-based photographer Jake Stangel as a person who is open with information, advice and encouragement for his peers and aspiring shooters. Occasionally over the past few years Stangel has answered questions and offered “Pro Tips” on his Tumblr to younger photographers who are wondering how to go about building a career in... More