Hard Light From a Softbox: Creating Compelling Portraits with Daniel Norton


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Hard Light From a Softbox: Creating Compelling Portraits with Daniel Norton

Photographers love soft light and the “wrap around” quality that large modifiers can deliver. We contemplate the large parabolic softbox we need to purchase or the huge umbrella that will help us make window light anywhere. For impactful portraits that are just as compelling maybe it’s time you took a look at hard lighting.

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How I Combined Art and Photography to Bring Awareness to Social Issues


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How I Combined Art and Photography to Bring Awareness to Social Issues

Combine sculpture, photography, and a powerful message to bring social change to the world and you get a series of impactful works that can bring awareness to important issues. In the case of this personal photography project, I covered my bathroom with over 3000 ibuprofen tablets to bring attention to the widespread problems with drugs and addiction.

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Profoto Answers Sony Shooter’s Prayers: The Profoto A1X Is Here


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Profoto Answers Sony Shooter's Prayers: The Profoto A1X Is Here

When the original Profoto A1 entered the on-camera flash market, one huge hiccup that many photographers saw was the lack of a Sony option in the speedlight. Now, with a more robust and tweaked flash being released to address that concern and others, how does the new Profoto A1X stack up to its predecessor?

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Three Concert Photography Tips


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Three Concert Photography Tips

Have you always wanted to photograph live concerts, but are anxious about how to start? Were you recently hired for your first concert photography gig, but don’t still looking for more ideas on how to capture great moments of the show? Well look no further, and keep reading.

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