Ron Antonelli – Photographer of the Week

photofocus - 9 months ago.

As a photojournalist for the past 15 years, this photographer has had the opportunity to travel around the world covering events full of excitement and joy like the Superbowl, World Series and presidential campaigns as well as documenting heartbreaking and tragic events like armed conflicts, terrorist attacks and natural disasters.  But that’s not it.  His […]... Read more

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What I’ve learned About Surgical Photography

photofocus - 2 hours ago. For the last year or so I’ve been fortunate enough to make pictures for a medical product company on a regular basis. Their product is markedly better than the alternatives and my images are used for marketing and educating surgeons. I get to work with top surgeons in the field, and it’s a true privilege […]...

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The Real Student Struggle

photofocus - 22 hours ago. I’m a formal student of photography and probably will be a life-long student of it, and I’m faced with constant struggles in class. Although fighting through the completion of degree –that doesn’t necessarily help you to not become a starving artist– is a very real, hefty and common problem that students face, there are deeper and […]...

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Lightroom Hangout: Q&A

photofocus - 2 days ago. This is it! The moment you’ve been waiting for: you get to ask anything you want about any Lightroom subject and Rob Sylvan and Levi Sim will combine their experience and brain power to help you power-up and let Lightroom become the most powerful tool in your kit. The fun begins tomorrow, Thursday the 28th. […]...

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Why We Should Stop Worrying About Other Photographers

photofocus - 2 days ago. Just a few weeks ago, I got up at the crack of dawn and went to Trillium Lake with a few other photographers, intent on photographing the sunrise. Soon after we got there, we met up with a few more photographers at the same location. The lake was beautiful, and so was the mountain, but there were zero […]...

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How to Sharpen Photos using Adobe Lightroom

photofocus - 3 days ago. We all want tack-sharp images. Our cameras and lenses can only do so much for us, and once a photograph is out of the camera, the process of sharpening has really just begun. And because I use Lightroom for nearly every single photograph I process, I’m going to share with you my method of sharpening in Adobe […]...

Glyn Dewis & Robert Vanelli| Photofocus Podcast 8/25/14

photofocus - 4 days ago. This week’s Is a double-header, packed with information and inspiration.  We’ll catch up with two very different photographers who will both inspire you with practical tips and challenges. Get the show here  or get it on iTunes — Don’t forget to post a review on iTunes. Glyn Dewis Glyn Dewis is a Photographer and a Retoucher.  He is also a […]...

Click away: Digital is FREE, or is it?

photofocus - 4 days ago. Recently my trusted Nikon d700 felt it needed a rest. The camera’s shutter is rated for 150,000 clicks. I’ve put this poor camera through the mill taking 149,652 photos over the years. The shutter needs to be replaced at a cost of about $200.00. Not bad, but it maybe time for a new camera. This […]...

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Featured Photo by Michael Zheng

photofocus - 5 days ago. Editor’s Note: Each week we’ll be featuring members of the Photofocus community.  Part of our New Year’s resolution is to focus on new and emerging talent.  As such, Melissa Niu will personally select images from our readers and feature them here on Photofocus. This picture was shot on August 10, 2014 with Canon 70-200 f/2.8II and 500mm f/4.0 II using […]...

Adjusting a Camera Remotely with CamRanger

photofocus - 5 days ago. In this tutorial, Robbie Carman explains how the CamRanger wireless controller can work with an iPad to wirelessly control a DSLR camera, which can prove particularly useful if the camera is in a hard-to-reach location. Watch more at http://www.lynda.com/Final-Cut-Pro-tu…. This specific tutorial is from the DSLR Video Tips series presented by lynda.com authors Rich Harrington and […]...

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Shooting Excuses: Light the Room

photofocus - 5 days ago. I’ve written before about the Writing Excuses Podcast (highly recommended), and I was listening the other day when one of the hosts suggested that when waiting for something, like a dentists appointment, you exercise your creative writing brain by describing the room. That’s a terrific way to pass time, and I realized that’s exactly what I […]...

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Biggest Photofocus ViewBug Contest Winner

photofocus - 6 days ago. Our friends over at Viewbug put on the largest Photofocus contest in history.  And the entries were fantastic.  The huge number of entries made it very tough for us as a jury to decide as we were all blown away with the level of talent in that pool. “The winning selections are in! Thank you […]...

Light’s Connection to Emotion

photofocus - 7 days ago. Color is the way our eyes perceive how energetic light waves are. A sunset. A flag. The eyes of your beloved. That shiny new car. The feelings they inspire happen when something inside you is triggered by a particular variation in the frequency and energy of light waves. —Neil deGrasse TysonFiled under: Inspiration, Photography Tagged: […]...

12 Tips for Getting the Most out of Photoshop World

photofocus - 7 days ago. Photoshop World is my time to be selfish. All year long I help others develop their skills in Photography, Photoshop and yes Martial Arts. When I attend this conference I get to relax and have fun while learning new skills and meeting old and soon to be new friends. I plan my days to get […]...

Bokeh Showdown: Full-frame 70-200mm f/2.8 vs. MFT 35-100mm f/2.8

photofocus - 1 week ago. I recently rented a Lumix 35-100mm f/2.8 G Vario lens from LensRentals.com so that I could show you the difference between a 70-200mm lens on a full-frame Nikon and a 35-100mm lens on a Micro Four Thirds Lumix, as well as the value of such comparisons. First of all, let’s define some things: Bokeh: The […]...

We Have a Winner (Actually Several) for Our Photoshop World Contest

photofocus - 1 week ago. We’ve got a bunch of winners (and we couldn’t be happier)… Thanks to the great folks at KelbyOne, we’ve given away 10 tickets to Photoshop World and a Canon Camera. First off, the grand prize winner is Daniel Kramer (@danielkramer) Daniel has actually attended Photoshop World a few times and can’t wait to go back! […]...

Attaching a Camera to a Car

photofocus - 1 week ago. Take advantage of all that the GoPro HERO has to offer: learn how to get unique, interesting angles for your shoots when working with a car in this tutorial. Watch more athttp://www.lynda.com/Photography-Came…. Thanks to LensRentals.com for the gear support as well. This tutorial is a single movie from the Shooting with the GoPro HERO: Car […]...