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The two gear essentials every photographer needs
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The two gear essentials every photographer needs

Thoughts from photographer and brand creative Bryan Minear Bryan Minear cringes when he recalls how he handled his expensive equipment in the early days of his photography, just over a decade ago. “I had a great camera and lenses sitting atop the world’s cheapest tripod,” he said. “Not only was […]

HONG KONG – What every traveller needs to know
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HONG KONG – What every traveller needs to know

The Hong Kong Tourism Board invited a team of Photo News photographers to enjoy the sights and sounds of Hong Kong. Michelle Valberg, Michael deFreitas and Kristian Bogner blogged and tweeted and instagrammed from foreign shores. A wonderful selection of their images will be featured in PHOTONews Fall 2016. Things […]

Waterfalls of North Carolina
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Waterfalls of North Carolina

I recently had the opportunity to visit The DuPont State Forrest in North Carolina after finishing up a photography workshop in Charleston, SC. Having a couple days to kill during my drive North, I decided to take a look around The North Carolina High Country. After a quick Google search […]

Underwater Model Workshop with RMEA
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Underwater Model Workshop with RMEA

A WORKSHOP CONDUCTED BY JENNA MARTIN LEARN MORE ABOUT JENNA Montana water is pretty cold in winter…and spring…and…okay actually it’s pretty cold every single day of the year. As an underwater photographer I have to admit it’s not the most ideal place for year-round shooting. But the crystal clear glacier […]

Field Test: Olympus Pen-F
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Field Test: Olympus Pen-F

The PHOTO News team had the opportunity to check out the new Olympus Pen-F at a special product launch in Texas… it was an excellent opportunity to experience the latest in creative technology in a setting steeped in history. The PEN-F is a compact system camera that combines cutting-edge digital […]

Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey
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Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey

Inspiring science Story and Photos by Rachel Darvill With a spotting scope, binoculars and notebook in their pocket, a pair of volunteers slowly walk to their observation point in the cold misty light of spring. Quiet so as to not disturb the waterbirds, the volunteers set up their spotting scope […]

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Hi Montreal

Montreal is a city where Canadians feel as foreigners and Europeans at home, an island where sometimes you feel yourself in a North American suburb, other times on a busy New York Avenue, and others in a small town in the north of France. And yes, there are the politics […]

A Year of Celebrations!
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A Year of Celebrations!

This issue marks the 25th Anniversary of PHOTO News – a milestone that we are very proud to share with more than 100,000 readers across Canada. Over the years, we have grown from a quarterly newsletter into the largest circulated photo enthusiast magazine ever published in Canada – and we […]

Michael H. Davies' Studio in the North
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Michael H. Davies' Studio in the North

Passion drives art, the sort of passion that compels someone living in the Canadian Arctic to go out in -40º during the two and a half hour daylight, 50km south of the arctic circle, knowing that you may not get the shot you want. Michael Davies has all kinds of […]

No two are alike
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No two are alike

How many stars are there in our Universe?  How many grains of sand are there on Earth?  These are common questions that people ask.  But one that is seldom heard is, “How many snowflakes are created each year?”  I wouldn’t even attempt to answer that regarding even just a handful […]