Articles tagged "photographers"

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The one that got away: the gear we sold – and now regret letting go of

Misery loves company, so we're sharing stories of cameras and lenses we sold and now regret letting go of – and inviting you to do the same.

The gear that changed my (photographic) life: reader responses

As we've been sharing stories of the gear that made the biggest difference to our photography, DPR readers have been responding with theirs. Here are some of our favorite responses so far.

Nine things working photographers can do for their business during isolation

Like so many, self-employed photographer Suzi Pratt found herself at home with lots of time to kill. Here are the steps she recommends for those in the same position, both to fill time during isolation and to prepare for what's next.

Let's talk about Dorothea Lange

You know her famous 'Migrant Mother', but do you really know Dorothea Lange? In honor of International Women's Day, we're celebrating one of the most influential photographers of all time.

Photographer David Burnett with his large-format, wooden camera was the real hero of today's impeachment hearings

Today saw the opening of the public phase of impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump. But even before the questions had started, something else caught our eye.

Moment launches new sling bags, wallet cases for mobile photographers

Mobile photography company Moment has introduced a range of bags and wallets for smartphone and compact camera photographers who don't need to carry a whole pile of kit.

Report: 'Photographer' among 2018's worst jobs due to rise of freelancing, smartphones

CareerCast has released its 2018 Jobs Rated Report and among the list was ‘photographer.’

Interview: Frans Lanting - 'I speak to a lot of younger people, and that's the generation we need to cultivate'

Frans Lanting has inspired generations of artists and ecologists with his photography and environmental advocacy. To mark Earth Day 2019, we caught up with Frans to speak about his career and his hopes for the future.

Seeing into space: Cosmic Microscapes with photographer Neil Buckland

Seattle-based photographer Neil Buckland has been working with University of Washington scientist Dr. Tony Irving to photograph, in incredible detail, slices of meteorites that have fallen to earth with his Pentax K-1 and a custom-built rig. Get a look into space, and into the past, with some of Buckland's images.

Kim Jong-un allegedly fires personal photographer over 'damage to Supreme Dignity'

Kim Jong-un allegedly 'purged' his personal photographer 'Ri' after he broke two rules that caused 'damage to Supreme Dignity.'

Singer Ariana Grande now requires photographers to transfer full image copyrights

Musician Ariana Grande has come under fire for her far-reaching contract that includes 'all copyrights' for photos captured at her concerts.

Judge rules RNC didn't violate photographer's copyright with unauthorized image use

Montana judge Dana L. Christensen has ruled the Republican National Committee did not infringe upon the copyright of photographer Erika Peterman after they took a photo from a Democratic candidate's Facebook page without permission and altered it to use in a derogatory promotional mailer.

Widen your window: a message to landscape photographers

In this article, travel and landscape photographer Mitch Green encourages us to spend more time in the the field.

"I wish it weren't a Republican versus Democrat thing": Wildfire photographer Stuart Palley on climate change and California's devastating blazes

We spoke to wildfire photographer Stuart Palley about his experiences shooting the recent Woolsey fire, why the Nikon Z7 isn't quite ready to take a permanent spot in his gear bag, and 'that' Tweet from Donald Trump.

Special report demands 'Me Too' moment for photojournalism

It won't come as a surprise to anyone that there are some unpleasant, predatory men within the photography industry. However, a long-form, extensively researched special report in the Columbia Journalism Review about sexual harassment is still a depressing, eye-opening read.

Instagram influencer apologizes for using stock and Pinterest images

A popular Instagram user based in Singapore has been caught passing stock images off as his own work. Daryl Aiden Yow, who has worked with many recognizable brands, has apologized for his actions, and has deleted some images from his Instagram account while adding credits to others.

Behind the scenes of Drew Gardner's gigapixel shot of British royal family

British photographer Drew Gardner tells us how his gigapixel image of the queen's birthday parade came together.

PIXEO is a crowdsourced collection of the best photo spots around the world

PIXEO is a paid photo scouting app that uses crowdsourced information from photographers around the world to aggregate the best photo spots, from New York City to Beijing.

10 photography gifts mothers actually want

If the mom you're celebrating this Mother's Day also happens to be a photographer, we've got some gift ideas that she'll like a whole lot more than another set of decorative wine glass charms.

AFP Kabul chief photographer among journalists killed by suicide bomber

AFP news agency's Kabul Chief Photographer Shah Marai was one of several journalists killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan's capital city, the agency has confirmed.

Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why you're not as good a photographer as you think you are

London-based photographer and YouTuber Jamie Windsor explains how a phenomenon known as the Dunning-Kruger Effect can hinder your growth as a photographer.

NEA report reveals photography industry's contribution to US economy

A report from the National Endowment for the Arts shows that photography and photo-finishing services contributed $10.2 billion to the US economy in 2015.

Pro Services: Are they worth it?

Canon, Nikon and now Sony offer programs to support pro photographers. What's the value of joining up? And should you?

Photographer struck by rally car while standing near track corner

An incident involving a photographer struck by a car during the outdoor racing event Sno*Drift Rally has spurred discussion and criticism over shooting practices in risky situations.

New TSA procedure requires cameras to be placed in a separate bin

Photographers who fly frequently in the US may want to finally invest in that TSA Pre-check status: in standard security lines, cameras and all other electronics larger than a smartphone will need to be placed in a separate bin for screening.

Pete Souza talks about life as a presidential photographer

Photojournalist Pete Souza served as the presidential photographer for both Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama. In an interview with fellow photographer Marcia Nighswander, he discusses several of his most noteworthy images.

Interview: Magnum photographer Susan Meiselas on why print matters

The pervasive nature of our digital world makes photos books and zines all the more powerful.

Close to home: photographers reflect on taking pictures of family

When there's a Magnum photographer in the family, your photo album looks a little bit different.

Exhibit recognizes legendary Hong Kong street photographer Fan Ho

The work of the late street photographer (and actor/director) Fan Ho is being shown at an exhibition in his native Hong Kong. Thirty images, along with the Rolleiflex that he used almost exclusively, will be on display.

Photo of Kathy Griffin posing with bloodied Trump mask causes controversy

Photographer Tyler Shields' image of Kathy Griffin holding a Trump mask made to look like a decapitated head has not gone over altogether well.

Photographer shoots 888 professional portraits in 7,092 seconds

Photographer Linda Köhler-Sandring used a mobile studio setup to photograph 888 subjects in exactly the same style and lighting for speedy capture and editing. 

Celebrated war photographer Stanley Greene dies at 68

Stanley Greene captured 'brutally honest' photographs in the war zones of the Middle East, Chechnya and Georgia. He was also one of the few African-American photographers working internationally.

Photographer who is going blind keeps shooting despite challenges

Norwegian landscape photographer Thomas Berger is losing his sight to diabetes, but is still in pursuit of the perfect image.

Photographer accidentally shoots wrong couple's engagement

Well, this is embarrassing. 

National Geographic photographer shares tips for controlling light

Photographer Bob Holmes shares tips about lighting to bring that 'National Geographic look' into your pictures.

Chernobyl town hosts guerrila photo exhibition

A photographer is staging a show at Pripyat's long-abandoned Palace of Culture.

Tom of Myspace fame is actually a pretty good photographer

Everyone’s first friend from the early 2000’s is now an avid photographer.

Professional photographer detained after snapping photos of town hall

The photographer was held for an hour under British anti-terrorism laws while police searched through his images after he refused to identify himself.

Automotive photographer Amy Shore talks business, gear and personal style

Amy Shore has written an epic blog post that ranges from learning your camera to finding clients and invoicing.

Photographer Souvid Datta appears to have been caught plagiarizing Mary Ellen Mark

A woman featured in his series 'In the Shadows of Kolkata' bears an uncanny resemblance to a subject in a 1978 Mary Ellen Mark photo.

PSA: don't be like the photographer who fell in the fountain

Submerging your gear underwater is a good way to ensure it's ruined. Here's the story of one photographer who learned the hard/expensive way the importance of being aware of one's surroundings.

Interview: Photographing Appalachia post-election

Photographer Nancy Andrews is working toward a vision of Appalachia that breaks free of the poverty-focused visuals that have dominated the news.

Photojournalists reveal their favorite publications to work with and what they pay

Columbia Journalism Review recently surveyed a group of photojournalists on their favorite publications to work with based on several criteria, including arguably the biggest one – what they pay. Read more

Andy Warhol estate preemptively sues photographer over infringement claims

Photographer Lynn Goldsmith has been sued by The Andy Warhol Foundation following her claim that the artist infringed upon a photo she took of musician Prince in 1981. Read more

The Library of Congress has acquired photographer Bob Adelman's archives

On March 20, the Library of Congress announced that it has acquired photographer Bob Adelman's archives, a massive collection containing 575,000 images. Read more

Wesaturate will soon offer free Raw photos for photographers to practice editing

A couple of students have taken the wraps off a new website that will offer free Raw images for download with the aim of helping photographers practice editing skills. Read more

US bans most electronic devices, including cameras, on flights from eight countries

Electronic devices larger than cellphones will be banned in carry-on luggage on flights to the US from some Middle-Eastern and African countries. Read more

U.S. Supreme Court seeks permanent full-time photographer

Dust off your resume: the US Supreme Court is looking for a full-time photographer. Read more

Photojournalist Mannie Garcia awarded $45k settlement in police lawsuit

After five and a half years, photojournalist Mannie Garcia's civil rights lawsuit against the Montgomery County Police department has resulted in a settlement. Read more

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