Documentary photographer Alison Wright shares five tips for photographing people. In this video, she discusses how she tries to capture the essence of who and where they are, and what they do, in an effort to tell their story.
What are your tips for creating successful environmental portraits? Share them with us in the Comments section, below.
Join Lisa Langell out in the field as she photographs wildlife and shares her photography tips for taking photos from a boat. She offers her advice about taking photographs of wildlife, camera settings, the proper camera gear, and more!
Have you ever tried photographing birds in the wild? Tell us about your experience in the Comments section, below!
National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson shares his five tips for destination and travel photography. How can you take better travel photos? What do you need to keep in mind when you’re out on location? If you want to be a travel photographer, you’ll need to know how to photograph a variety of subjects, from landscape to portrait.
What are your own travel photography tips? Share them with us in the Comments section, below.
Wildlife photographer Kristi Odom goes into the thought process behind crafting an image that tells a story. From research to camera settings, you will learn photography tips for capturing the emotion in a nature scene.
For more wildlife-related news and tips, be sure to check out the rest of Wildlife Week on B&H Explora!
How do you bring out emotion in your own wildlife photography? Share your
Are you looking to take your photography to new dimensions? Erick Hercules shows you how to be creative in your visual storytelling and photographic composition. From where do you draw your photography inspiration from?
In the Comments section, below, tell us about how you decide to frame your photographic compositions.
Wow! What a crazy year we have all had. Between dealing with this pandemic, the uncertainty within the economy, and the lack of travel over the last few months, I think it is safe to say that none of us predicted we would be here at the start of the year. I know I didn’t….
Way back in February, my good buddy, Stan Moniz, and I reached out to B&H with an idea to film a video project for photographers up above the Arctic Circle, in the Lofoten Islands of Norway. The goal was to put together a video mini-series that covered nearly every facet
425 Views· Posted 06/05/2019
B&H is more than just a retailer—we’re a community of creative professionals including award-winning photographers and musicians, accomplished digital artists and cinematographers, and other skilled creators from diverse artistic backgrounds.
Street photographer Brent Eysler is a master storyteller. He draws inspiration from the people of New York City, photographing them in black-and-white to capture, truly, their essence and soul. When he’s not out and about in New York, Eysler works in the
3,483 Views· Posted 03/29/2019
In this installment of our night photography series, Gabe Biderman, from National Parks at Night, teaches us how to capture star trails effectively. Good technique is critical to photographing star trails, as is having a stable tripod and the proper settings, so be sure to listen to Biderman’s excellent tips. Read more about night photography here. For more on everything photography, make sure to stop by BandH.com
3,998 Views· Posted 03/14/2019
Interested in night photography? Want a deep dive into the types of cameras that are best suited to this genre? You are in luck! Educator, author, and co-founder of National Parks at Night, Gabriel Biderman is here to give us a seriously detailed look at some of the most popular cameras for night photography. Biderman talks about megapixel counts, sensitivity ranges, and other concerns photographers may have while providing numerous examples and comparisons. Read more about night photography
246 Views· Posted 03/14/2019
Meet Catherine Sharp, a B&H Marketing specialist who has a passion for shooting photos, especially those that contain elements like water and smoke. Sharp describes her photography as a way to freeze motion; each photo reminds you of everything that was happening in that very moment. Watch the video to see her creative approach to photography—not to mention some amazing photos! When you’re done, be sure to check out the wide selection of instructional and informative videos at BandH.com. To
233 Views· Posted 03/14/2019
Join photographer Brian Smith as he shares five tips for making the most out of a location portrait shoot. From engaging subjects to choosing locations, utilizing technology and managing light, Smith’s advice will have your portraits looking better in no time. Be sure to drop by BandH.com for more videos, informational articles, and more.
505 Views· Posted 03/08/2019
The beautiful Canadian Rockies was an incredible backdrop for an all-female workshop led by photographer Rachel Jones Ross. Here, the photographers discuss their ideals, personal styles, and how they are inspired by one another. To find some of your own inspiration, be sure to watch the whole video and follow some of the women featured in the piece. For more educational, informational, and fun videos, make sure to stop by BandH.com.
1,069 Views· Posted 02/21/2019
B&H is more than just a retailer—we’re a community of creative professionals including award-winning photographers and musicians, accomplished digital artists and cinematographers, and other skilled creators from diverse artistic backgrounds. Check out For the Love of the Craft, a series of short documentaries that highlight some of our talented employees.
Meet B&H’s Abe Curland, a talented photographer whose main passion is birds. Abe shares his insights into what inspires him about bird photography, and he offers some great tips on
337 Views· Posted 02/20/2019
Pye Jirsa, co-founder of SLR Lounge, has teamed up with B&H to provide you with some tips and techniques for photographing weddings. Jirsa reviews lighting setups, working with subjects, and how to capture different angles of the same scene. If you want to learn even more, you should check out BandH.com, where we have numerous other informational videos.
900 Views· Posted 02/01/2019
Watch as accomplished fashion photographer Lindsay Adler takes to the streets of New York City and shares some tips for capturing portraits. Using these techniques, you can quickly improve your photo skills and become more comfortable working on location. If you want to learn even more, be sure to check out our other videos.
Have you found these tips helpful? Let us know in the Comments section, below!