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Western Digital Just Unveiled Its First Portable SSD


As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia—manufacturers need to take a left field approach to stay competitive. At least once per month, we hear about someone else—a photographer, photo shoot subject, sometimes just kids messing ...

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Pros and Cons of Using Teleconverters


Compared to the previous administration, President Donald Trump’s White House has been fairly anti-photography. But today, we get to see another official portrait from the Trump Administration: First Lady Melania Trump’s official White House portrait. The World Press Photo Awards isn’t the only prestigious photo competition that experienced controversy this ...

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Why Sharpness is Overrated


“Sharpness is a bourgeois concept.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson 1. Softer lenses often have more soul I remember when I started digital photography; the sharper the photo, the better. In reality, a sharper photo is not a better photo. Often, a softer photograph gives you a more pleasing, soft, warm, and ...

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