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Pekanbaru Workshop: Skillfully Managing Ideas

Through some photos, technical explanation, shooting session, and mentoring, more than a hundred attendees obtained a kind of fresh inputs to build photography ideas from Workshop Series 2012. Running from morning to afternoon, it was held at Aryaduta Hotel Pekanbaru on Sunday (5/27).
The workshop – themed “Exploiting and Managing Ideas in Photography” – presented [...]

Friendly Gathering with Model Shoot at Pekanbaru Air Force Base

More than 160 photography enthusiasts from several towns in Riau Province, Indonesia, joined a model shoot held on Saturday (5/26) afternoon. The event was said to be special since it took place at Pekanbaru Air Force Base, with two Hawk fighters and three new Kawasaki motorcycles as shooting properties.
The 12th Squadron area became a photo [...]

Add Creative Color Pops to Your Photos

The Universal Flash Filter Kit, offered by Photojojo, will help you not only in taking pictures, but also in making them appear more interesting and fun with colored lights.

Time to Use Leica Lenses on Fujifilm X-Pro1

Come this June, you’ll finally be able to use your languishing Leica lenses on the Fujifilm X-Pro1, or at least expand on Fujifilm’s small collection of lenses.
According to its latest press release, Fujifilm North America Corporation has just officially unveiled its promised adapter to allow the use of M-mount lenses on the X-Pro1. “Since the [...]

How Zuckerberg Hired Photographers for His Wedding

Mark Zuckerberg—CEO of Facebook, really knows how to avoid exaggerated publicity for his wedding and to keep it secret until the D-day. The strategy he applied worked not only on the invited guests but also on the two photographers shooting the event—who had no idea they were actually going to shoot the wedding of one of the world’s most influential figures.

Using Canon 5D Mk III with New Nauticam Housing

NA-5DMkIII, Nauticam’s new underwater housing custom built for Canon EOS 5D Mark III, has already been announced, and some test images taken with the setup has been posted on the company’s website.

“We took the awesome Canon 5D Mark III for a swim this week in Bonaire, and have some shots to share with you. I’ll [...]

Pentax’s New K-30 Weatherproof Camera & New 50mm f/1.8 Lens

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation has just announced the launch of Pentax K-30, its new weather, dust and cold resistant mid-level DSLR camera. This 16-Megapixel camera is said to be ideal for photographers with active ourdoor lifestyles.
“Whether enjoying outdoor activities such as hiking in the Rocky Mountains or on vacation cruising along on the Maid [...]

Photos from the Rare Solar Eclipse

The rare event, happening on May 20, was a “once-in-a-generation” occurrence as the moon passes in front of the sun—creating a golden ring known as the “Ring of Fire”.

Alternative Photo of “The Beatles on Abbey Road” Going for Auction

The alternative photo showed several differences from the popular one taking the hit. It is expected that the piece should fetch at least £9,000 when auctioned.

“Photoshop CS6: The Missing Manual” – a Friendly Guide

The new and improved Photoshop CS6 is truly amazing, but it can also be overwhelming if you’re just getting started. Fortunately, “Photoshop CS6: The Missing Manual” makes learning the latest edition of this popular photo-editing program a breeze.

Expert author Lesa Snider explains things in a friendly, conversational style—without technical jargon. “This edition features all new [...]