George Eastman Museum Collections Online

A quarter-million-plus photographs and other objects are now searchable on the website
George Eastman Museum
Courtesy of The George Eastman Museum Holding an extraordinary archive of the history of photography and cinema, the George Eastman Museum collections are now searchable online. There are more than a quarter-million objects across the Photography, George Eastman and Technology collections, with photos and other items to be added on an ongoing basis.... Read more

Leica Camera To Open Entries For The Oskar Barnack Award

The international photo competition is open to submissions beginning March 1, 2017
Leica Oskar Barnack Award
Photo by 2016 winner Scarlett Coten © Leica Camera AG Leica Camera presents the competition for the annual Oskar Barnack Award, as well as the Leica Oskar Barnack Award Newcomer, which recognizes rising photographers under age 25. Now in its 37th year, the prestigious contest calls for photo submissions from professional photographers that reflect... Read more

Autumn Sunrise Over Sneffels Range By Jason Hatfield

This photo by Jason Hatfield was featured in Exit in the December 2016 issue
Jason Hatfield
“Autumn Sunrise Over Sneffels Range” was featured in Exit in the December 2016 issue of Digital Photo. Photographer Jason Hatfield says that the image “encompasses everything I love about Colorado during prime fall season—snow-covered peaks, golden aspens, fiery scrub oak and incredible light. Getting this shot was definitely a lot of persistence,... Read more

Canon’s Tales By Light

Photography meets the natural world in this breathtaking TV series
Canon Tales of Light
A new doc-style TV series from Canon Australia follows five of the world’s most accomplished photographers as they explore little-known places across the globe. Art Wolfe (frequent contributor to our sister publication Outdoor Photographer, Darren Jew, Krystle Wright, Richard I’Anson and Peter Eastway turn their cameras on cultures, landscapes and... Read more

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

The competition celebrates contemporary portrait photography from around the world
David Titlow
2014 Winner: “Konrad Lars Hastings Titlow” by David Titlow The annual Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is an opportunity for photographers of all levels to get their work noticed. The competition is open to photographers 18 and older worldwide. The winning photographer earns £15,000, and entry begins May 2017 for this year’s contest. The... Read more

Nikon Photo Contest International

The prestigious contest is open to amateur and professional photographers and videographers. The deadline is January 27, 2017
Nikon Photo Contest International
Close by Martin Stranka, Czech Republic, Emerging Talent Award, 2010-2011, Nikon Photo Contest International To reflect the changing landscape in photography, with more cameras including video capabilities, the annual Nikon Photo Contest International has evolved to create new submission guidelines. All categories in photography and video accept entries... Read more

Neil Leifer’s Personal Collection Up For Auction

The iconic sports photographer's personal prints and gifts from other photographers will all be up for auction next month
As far as photographic legacies go, Neil Leifer can make the make case as having captured some of the most famous and iconic sports images of all time. He’s best known for shooting one of the most famous images of Muhammed Ali; the photo of Ali calling out Sonny Liston to get up off the map in 1965, is without a doubt the most iconic image of... Read more

Wild Horse Cave By Eric Benedetti

"Wild Horse Cave" by Eric Benedetti
Wild Horse Cave by Eric Benedetti
“Wild Horse Cave” by Eric Benedetti was featured in the Exit section of the November 2016 issue. Benedetti took a number of exposures to piece this image together. Here’s how he created this photo. “This cave in Goblin Valley, Utah which is called Wild Horse is huge—for scale I’m the person sitting on the log, it’s... Read more

Time Releases 100 Most Influential Images Project

The project is designed to showcase some of the most powerful images from 175 years of photographic history
Time 100 Most Influential Images
On November 17, Time Magazine released a pretty cool multimedia project that highlights what Time deemed the 100 most influential images from 175 years of photographic history. It celebrates “175th anniversary of photography and the birth of photojournalism” The images include famous ones like The Afghan Girl, Tiananmen Square, Che Guevara... Read more

Control Lightroom With the Loupedeck Control Console

Almost like an audio editing console, Loupe deck takes Lightroom control off of the keyboard
Loupedeck
Normally, we don’t cover Kickstarter or Indiegogo campaigns for photography equipment. Generally speaking, you never know if a cool product is actually going to come to market. There are quite a few failures to launch in the Kickstarter world. That said, the idea of Loupedeck is interesting enough that what we’re taking a look at here... Read more

Photographer Builds Functioning Halloween Nikon Camera Costume

Made from cardboard, duct tape and other materials, a photographer built a function Nikon camera costume
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For many, Halloween is an excuse throw on whatever costume they can scrabble together and party with friends or take their kids out trick-or-treating. For others, it’s an attempt to be wildly creative. Photographer Bryan Troll definitely falls into that latter category. Troll built a full body Nikon camera costume that actually works. We don’t... Read more

New Startup Haystack Is A Search Engine For Stock Photos

With access to 19 different stock image hosts, Haystack aims to make it easier to find the perfect stock image
Haystack Autumn search
From Getty and Reuters to 500px and Flickr, there are tons of stock image repositories with thousands of photos covering the gamut of human experience. Searching for the perfect one is kind of like looking for a needle in a haystack. Appropriately named startup Haystack was created to help people find the right image faster by aggregating 19 of the... Read more
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