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Recently, Kai W found himself in the stunning city of Kyoto, a place where historical architecture and traditional arts blend seamlessly. But this visit wasn’t just about soaking in the culture; it was about uncovering the latest gem from Panasonic—the all-new Lumix S9.

Aspect ratios are a crucial element in photography and filmmaking, influencing everything from lens choice to set design. Ab Sesay, an expert portrait photographer delves into the impact of aspect ratios, sharing insights and practical tips to elevate your visual storytelling.

Manny Ortiz has been capturing the essence of portrait photography for over 12 years. While his journey began with on-location shoots, the past four years have seen him almost exclusively working in a studio environment. Transitioning from natural, dynamic outdoor settings to the controlled confines of a studio brought about significant lessons that reshaped his understanding and approach to photography.

Interior photography is an art that demands a keen eye, precise composition, and a deep understanding of light and space. Steven Broke, a renowned architectural photographer, explores how interior photographers can draw inspiration from classical painters to enhance their craft. 

 In photography, the allure of a shallow depth of field is undeniable. It's that magical ability of certain lenses to throw backgrounds into a beautifully blurred abstraction while keeping the subject sharply in focus. Jamie Windsor is often drawn to the aesthetic charm of a shallow depth of field, especially in his wedding photography endeavors. But as he delves deeper into the nuances of this technique, he unveils a truth that many photographers overlook: the shallow depth of field can be both a boon and a trap.

Dive into the captivating realm of macro photography with these 7 ingenious hacks tailored for capturing the intricate beauty of mushrooms. From mastering lighting techniques to harnessing the power of composition, each tip is crafted to elevate your mushroom photography game to new heights. 

In the bustling heart of New York City, amidst the urban cacophony, photographer Peter McKinnon found himself at a crossroads. Photography, once a beloved hobby turned career, had started to lose its luster. 

The thrill of capturing moments, the joy of creating art, had begun to fade into the background of daily routines and professional obligations.


Sal Cincotta invites you into his world of boudoir photography with a twist – natural light. In this exclusive insight, Sal unveils his secrets to capturing captivating boudoir scenes using nothing but the ambient light that surrounds us.


In this video we talk about why a DSLR might be a smarter purchase than a mirrorless camera for people getting into photography from a smartphone. Or those that already have a street camera like the x100 and want to ad an interchangeable lens system.

Oliphant Studio

What's the first thing you notice when you look at a portrait? The subject, right? While most of us are drawn to the person, there's another part of the photo that plays a pretty big role: the background. When iconic brands like Vogue, Vanity Fair, and Dior need a backdrop, they call Sarah Oliphant.