Category Archives: Instructional

Making Great Light with Your Strobe Sitting on the Camera! – by Rick Friedman

Rick Friedman

Rick Friedman has been a photojournalist for over three decades. Based in Boston, he travels the world for numerous publications, corporations, advertising assignments and film and television productions. His published work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, Nature, USA Today, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Stern, Discover and many other publications. He has

Covering the Electric Daisy Carnival… In the Rain – by Zach D Roberts

Electric Daisy Carnival

New York and Alaska-based photographer Zach D Roberts covered the Electric Daisy Carnival in NY and shares some tips.

Portraits from Holi – by C.S. Muncy

Holi 2014

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy gives tips on photographing powder paint throwing events such as the Holi festival.

The Definitive Guide to Starting a Successful Photography Business – by Robert Seale

Photo business books

Houston-based commercial photographer Robert Seale gives 21 tips for starting a photography business and lists 5 photography books you must own.

Online Photo Presentation Roundup – by Daniella Zalcman

Daniella Zalcman blog

London-based photographer Daniella Zalcman discusses various online portfolio/e-commerce/blog sites for photographers.

CamRanger – Easily send photos to your iPad! The ultimate Nikon D4 camera control device? – by Preston Mack


Orlando-based photographer Preston Mack writes about the CamRanger wireless camera controller.

Metering for Large Format Film – by Guy Rhodes

Sekonic L-758Cine light meter

East Chicago based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes shares his metering techniques and explains why it’s essential to use a handheld meter for his 4×5 film images.

Tilt Shift Comparison – by C.S. Muncy

Photex tilt-shift

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy compares three different brands of tilt-shift lenses.

7 Rules for Photographing NYC Comic Con – by C.S. Muncy


NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy gives tips on photographing at the NYC Comic Con.

Ambient Light Metering – by C.S. Muncy


NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy explains how to find a proper exposure using your handheld ambient light meter.