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IQ Conference Video Recap
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IQ Conference Video Recap

On June 14-15th, B3K Digital, Broncolor and Phase One teamed up to give photographers some hands on training with the IQ-series digital backs and the entire Broncolor lighting lineup. Two Canadian photographers, Dan Lim and Steve Richard, gave live demonstrations with the gear provided, giving some insight into their creative […]

Jim Cumming's Tamron 18-270mm Adventure
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Jim Cumming's Tamron 18-270mm Adventure

I was asked to take the Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 VC lens out for a test drive and offer up my impressions of this versatile zoom lens and what better place to try it out but at the Ottawa Riverkeepers’ cleanup of Brewery Creek which is a beautiful and historic waterway […]

Moving Pictures
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Moving Pictures

Photographer David Hou takes us through his process shooting some fast-paced dance photography in the studio with model and dancer Alayna. Find out why fast durations are essential to catching the action and how David used the Photoflex Triton to achieve the results.

In Your Backyard: Killarney, Ontario
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In Your Backyard: Killarney, Ontario

In Your Backyard is a new feature for PHOTONews. We are looking to highlight some incredible locations for photography within a few hours of driving from home. Killarney, ON View Larger Map Photographic inspiration is unlimited on Georgian Bay. With wide-open expanses of water, endless shoreline and countless islands, sunrises […]

Tamron 24-70mm f2.8 VC Test Drive in Toronto
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Tamron 24-70mm f2.8 VC Test Drive in Toronto

We had the chance to take the latest Tamron 24-70mm f2.8 VC for a test drive after work yesterday on our Canon 5D Mark II around the Toronto Harbour and Coronation Park. This offering from Tamron is the world’s first mid-range F2.8 zoom lens with a vibration compensation (VC) element […]

Lighting Angular Features with Craig Pulsifer
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Lighting Angular Features with Craig Pulsifer

Lighting is a game of angles – angles of incidence, angles of reflectance – it’s a bank shot on a billiards table where light is the photographer’s cue ball. When it comes to portraits of the follicly challenged, this whole subject of angles can make for a particularly tricky shot; […]

Make a Splash with Flash
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Make a Splash with Flash

Have you ever wondered what the world looks like when viewed 1/20,000 of a second at a time? The magic of high-speed photography is at your fingertips – so grab your flash and get ready to open the door to a new world of discovery! High speed flash photography is […]

Broncolor Seminar Video Recap
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Broncolor Seminar Video Recap

Our video of the Broncolor Canada lighting seminar with Urs Recher from March 29th and 30th at S1 Studios. Thanks to all of the sponsors who made it an enjoyable event in Toronto. – Headshots Rentals (Toronto) – Manfrotto Canada – Gitzo Canada – Kata Bags – Broncolor Canada

One Light Environmental Portraits with Tim Snow
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One Light Environmental Portraits with Tim Snow

Words and Photos by: Tim Snow One of the biggest thrills for me as a photographer is meeting new people, hearing their stories and connecting with them on some level. One common thread that ties most people is that they either have a hobby that they love or a really […]

Broncolor Seminar Behind the Scenes
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Broncolor Seminar Behind the Scenes

We were fortunate that Urs allowed us to take some behind the scenes photos of his recent Broncolor Lighting seminars at the end of March in Toronto and Montreal. You can view the final images from the event to see the outcome of these behind the scenes. Thanks to all […]