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Photos of Dogs Jumping with Colorful Powder Trails


Toronto-based animal photographer Jess Bell has been shooting a wonderful series of photos showing dogs jumping and leaving colorful powder trails in their wake. The photos aren’t the result of Photoshop compositing — they were actually shot with dogs and powder. Bell says the work was inspired by photos captured ...

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This is Sony’s New Real-Time Tracking in Action


In unveiling the new a6400 last week, Sony also announced its next-generation AI-based tracking features that are also coming to existing cameras in a firmware update. Sony Artisan Patrick Murphy-Racey shared this 2-minute video showing just how impressive the tracking is. Murphy-Racey had a chance to test out a Sony ...

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Photographing the Same Red Cabin Over the Years


It was in August 2013 that I by accident stumbled upon the red cabin and its surrounding lake. I assume the location has been photographed before my first attempts at capturing its inherent beauty and charm. Owing to the fact that the lake is a drinking water reservoir for a ...

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500px Bans Photographer for Photos Not Being ‘Photographic’ Enough


Tim Gamble is a Manchester, UK-based photographer who uses light-painting techniques to create surreal and abstract artworks. His photos are almost entirely created in-camera, so imagine Gamble’s surprise when 500px unexpectedly deleted his account for “posting non-photographic content.” Gamble, who shares his work online as Fade To Black Light Art, ...

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Meike Launches a Cheap 50mm f/1.7 Lens for Canon RF and Nikon Z


The Hong Kong-based camera equipment company Meike has launched an affordable 50mm f/1.7 manual-focus prime lens for Canon and Nikon’s full-frame mirrorless camera systems. In addition to Sony and Fujifilm cameras, the Meike 50mm f/1.7 is now available in Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts. The brushed metal lens features ...

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‘Tank Man’ Photographer Finds Himself in a Jeopardy Clue


You know you’ve established your photographic legacy when you show up as a clue on Jeopardy, and that’s what happened to photographer Jeff Widener a few days ago. One of the clues on the ever-popular trivia game show focused on Widener’s iconic “Tank Man” photo. “Tonight January 17, 2019, I ...

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