Ron Antonelli – Photographer of the Week

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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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Photo of the Day: Risenstock Starshow

photofocus - 2 hours ago. Category: Architecture/Landscape Photography by Richard Prinz Originally shared on the Photofocus Facebook page. Richard braved freezing cold temperatures to capture the magnificent night-time sky above Uri Switzerland. This shot masterfully combines crystal-clear stars and the shadowy mountains of Switzerland. All too often start photographs are lacking in interesting terrestrial elements, but in the this shot Richard has given […]...

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Lightroom Hangout: Lies Cameras Tell

photofocus - 4 hours ago. You gotta join us live for our next Google+ Hangout, totally free of charge. Not only will you learn terrific techniques, but if you tune in live, you can be entered to win excellent prizes to help you in your work. (Note: MUST BE TUNED IN LIVE TO WIN). We’ll be giving away a copy of Perfectly Clear from Athentech. […]...

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Running your Business – Tracking Mileage

photofocus - 8 hours ago. When you’re running your own photography business, taking photos is really only about 25% of your job. You also have to find time for editing, marketing, client meetings, website maintenance, and bookkeeping. Come tax time each April, you may be looking for a few deductions to cut your tax bill. If you use your own […]...

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Photography’s Basics: ISO

photofocus - 12 hours ago. At the Paralympic Games in Atlanta in 1996, digital capture was on the horizon. It wasn’t ready for prime time. The photograph above is of the Canadian Tandem Cycling Team. The athlete on the right steers while her blind teammate adds power. They are multiple gold medal winners. I made their portrait on Kodak Tri-X […]...

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Photo of the Day: Tuxedo

photofocus - 1 day ago. Category: Fashion Photograph: “Tuxedo” by Vincent Milum, Jr. Photographer Vincent Milum, Jr. offers the dinner jacket that started in the upstate New York countryside enclave Tuxedo Park a delightful re-imagining. A faux dress shirt complete with black bow tie pulls the model’s jacket together–literally! She peers at the camera while tipping her top hat for the […]...

photofocus - 1 day ago. It’s that time of the week….  survey time.  We like to know you, our readers better so we can create educational content that helps you out.  This week’s question is about Adobe apps. This Post Sponsored by: Perfectly Clear for Photoshop or Lightroom is all about saving you time so you can focus on doing what […]...

Adobe Portfolio – Easy, Beautiful, Fast, Online Portfolios For Photographers & Other Creatives

photofocus - 1 day ago. I constantly struggle with how I want to display my images online. I have used/tried just about every single service, editor, portfolio site available. All of them have some flaw and some merit. But for some reason I am unable to settle down with any one service for very long. I think online portfolios and […]...

Knitting Your Own Props for Newborns

photofocus - 1 day ago. One of the genres of photography that is experiencing massive growth and demand is newborn photography. I’m sure at some point, you have seen a tiny baby wrapped up tightly in a piece of cloth, laying in a basket, or propped up onto their tiny hands while they sleep. There is a huge advantage to […]...

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Photo of the Day: Male Portrait

photofocus - 2 days ago. Category: Portraits Photograph: by Aro RAVELOSON Originally shared on the Photofocus Flickr Community. To learn how your work can be featured on the site, please read this article. This Post Sponsored by: Perfectly Clear for Photoshop or Lightroom is all about saving you time so you can focus on doing what you love best. Get a […]...

Lightroom Shortcuts for Faster Culling

photofocus - 2 days ago. As you develop your Lightroom workflow there are few things that will make you more efficient than incorporating more keyboard shortcuts. I wanted to share a few of my favorite tips for speeding up the process of separating the wheat from the chaff. Clear the Screen The first part of the tip is about maximizing […]...

A Short Survey On Lighting

photofocus - 2 days ago. At Photofocus, we work hard to keep you on the cutting edge.  Now it’s your turn to help shape the professional photography world.  We were approached to help administer a survey about what lights and tools photographers need.  A big research company reached out to us and wants to hear from professional, semiprofessional, and advanced […]...

Shooting Landscapes? Go the Extra Mile

photofocus - 3 days ago. Landscape photography brings its own rewards. Being in a beautiful place at a tranquil time of day is therapeutic. Add good company, and it doesn’t really matter if you make any good pictures because the experience alone was worthwhile. For instance, I visited my parents, recently, and my dad and I awoke early to photograph […]...

Photo Of The Day: Weddings

photofocus - 3 days ago. Category: Wedding Photographer: KeyLime Sky I chose this image for Wedding Photo of The Day because it’s so fun! A joyful moment with a playful flower girl being overlooked by playful beluga whales; what’s not to love?! It’s a moment I’m sure is in the bride’s heart forever. Photo originally shared on our Photofocus Flickr […]...

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Photofocus Podcast February 7th, 2016— Questions & Answers with Rich Harrington & Scott Bourne

photofocus - 3 days ago. Photofocus Podcast February 7th, 2016— Questions & Answers with Rich Harrington & Scott Bourne Thanks for all the great questions you’ve been sending in to the Photofocus podcast.  This week Rich Harrington and Scott Bourne tackle some great topics to help photographers. Remember, you can post those questions by sending us a note here at Photofocus. Get the […]...

Succeeding with your goals this year

photofocus - 4 days ago. Succeeding with your goals this year It’s February, how are your goals coming? Let’s revist how you are setting your goals and some tips to keep them going. It’s easy to set goals. We all can do it? How many of us have set goals and never reached them? We all have. We may do […]...

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Place Images and Videos Within Text in Photoshop

photofocus - 4 days ago. In just one minute, learn how to place images and videos within your text in Adobe Photoshop using a Clipping Mask. Disclaimer: Minute Photoshop Tips are not meant to act as full training videos. Their purpose is to give you a glimpse into what’s possible in Photoshop. Howard Pinsky is an online Photoshop and Lightroom educator, offering over […]...

Photographing La Jolla Cove’s Brown Pelican Colony

photofocus - 5 days ago. I was lucky enough recently to get another opportunity to photograph California Brown Pelicans, a subspecies of P. occidentalis, – the smallest member of the pelican family at LaJolla Cove near San Diego. On and off over the last 20 years I’ve visited this location during the second/third week of January when the pelicans are […]...

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C-Stands 101

photofocus - 5 days ago. One of the most used tools on a Hollywood set, oh heck on any set, is the C-Stand. C in Roman numerals representing the numeral 100 is how the C-Stand got its name, 100’s of uses. When closed it’s 53″ high, it can be extended to 10’6″, it usually is ordered with a 40″ arm […]...

Photo of the Day: Being Happy!

photofocus - 5 days ago. Category: Children Photograph: Being happy! by Anil Nagrani I absolutely love this image! Both the composition and subject are engaging and tell a story. The little girl’s happiness is captured perfectly, and the droplets of water are not distracting in placement. I am a sucker for a great B&W, and this one is no exception. The overall […]...

Instagram Launches Multiple Account Management

photofocus - 6 days ago. Anyone who uses Instagram as a social media outlet for sharing personal images, as well as maintaining and building an audience for their business, knows that switching accounts can be a royal pain. The idea of swapping all the time was annoying enough for me to never create a second account and for a while, I […]...