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How Shooting from Eye Level (or Not) Makes a Difference


A very slight and easy change one could implement to an otherwise straightforward approach in street photography (as well as other genres) is to play with shooting from angles other than eye-level. It may an unconscious choice by some people that their perspective doesn’t shift much from their own, so ...

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The Best Smoke Bomb for Photos (and Tips for Using It)


Over the past couple of years, smoke bombs have become a popular photography accessory that adds a colorful new twist to portraits. They are being used for street portraiture, gender reveals, engagement shoots, and so much more. We found the best smoke bomb for photography usage and in this 6.5-minute ...

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Yashica is Launching Its Own 35mm Film, Photographers Groan


Something curious seems to be brewing over at Yashica. The company has been teasing a new Yashica-brand C-41 negative film through a series of enigmatic messages, photos, and images… and it seems photographers couldn’t care less. Back in 2017, the vintage Yashica brand — which has changed has a number ...

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Sony Unveils Ultra-Tough External SSDs for Photographers


Sony has announced new ultra-tough, high-speed external SSD drives geared toward photographers, videographers, and other creatives who want peace of mind while storing large amounts of data on-the-go. As with Sony’s upcoming Tough line of CFexpress memory cards, the new external drives are protected against many different hazards. They’re dustproof, ...

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Curiosity Rover Captures Two Solar Eclipses on Mars


Photographers have captured many awe-inspiring photos of solar eclipses in recent years. But Earth isn’t the only planet photos are being shot from: NASA’s Curiosity rover has captured some beautiful solar eclipse photos over the past few weeks from the surface of Mars. NASA writes that the special eclipse “glasses” ...

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Panasonic G95 is a Rugged Mirrorless with 5-Axis Dual IS and 4K


Panasonic has announced the new Lumix G95, a rugged hybrid mirrorless camera that aims to offer the best of both worlds when it comes to shooting photos and video. Build-wise, the camera has a magnesium alloy full die-cast front frame and seals at every joint/dial/button for splash- and dust-resistance. Inside ...

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