Photo Brigade’s Top 10 Posts of 2016

Take a look back at our 10 most popular posts of 2016.

1. Shooting Portraits at New York Comic Con – by C.S. Muncy


NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy covered the NYC Comic Con and shares some tips. Read more here.

2. Theft & Safety (Rio Diaries #4) – by Simon Bruty

Rio Olympics

Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty talks about safety concerns in Rio and the theft of camera gear during the Olympics. Read more here.

3. In My Bag: Olympics Edition (Rio Diaries #1) – by Simon Bruty

in m ybag olympics

Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty shares the contents of his camera bags for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio! Read more here.

4. Photographers on Social at the RNC

RNC coverage

So many of the finest photographers and visual storytellers have made their way to the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week, we thought it’d be great to share the social networks of those photographers so you can follow along. Read more here.

5. Business of Editorial Photography – Panel Discussion

business editorial photography

This special Business of Editorial Photography Panel Discussion features some of the best photographers on the planet: David Bergman, David Burnett, Al Tielemans, Rob Tringali, and via Skype, Robert Seale. Moderated by PhotoShelter’s Allen Murabayashi, they talk about their collective 100+ years of experience working for the top publications of our times. Watch the panel here.

6. From Analog to Digital – Scanning Your Negatives – by C.S. Muncy

film scanner

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy reviews two negative scanners, the Plustek Opticfilm 120 and the Plustek Opticfilm 135. Read more here.

7. Photo Brigade Holiday Photo Gift Guide 2016

2016 giftguide

Keeping with our yearly tradition, we’ve asked a number of our friends in the photography community to share with us some gear they either highly recommend or hope to receive this holiday season! Read more here.

8. In My Bag – by Sal D’Alia


NY-based filmmaker Sal D’Alia is about to start shooting the third season of ‘Through The Lens’ for Adorama in Hong Kong & Japan and shares the list of gear he’s taking. Read more here.

9. In My Bag: RNC Edition – by C.S. Muncy

RNC in my bag

Photographer C.S. Muncy shows the gear he’s taking to cover the Republican National Convention, and this time there’s more body armor than photo gear. Read more here.

10. Sports Photography Panel

sports panel

Sports photographers Elsa Garrison (Getty Sport), Maddie Meyer (Getty Sport), Ariele Goldman Hecht (New York Yankees) and Kathy Willens (Associated Press) discuss how they broke into the business, their favorite athletes, what drives them and how they compete in the small and competitive field of sports photography. Watch the panel here.






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