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Posted 07/04/17
In this B&H OPTIC 2017 event video, award-winning National Geographic photographer Jeff Mauritzen shares his views on travel photography. Having worked in just about every climate and environment imaginable, Mauritzen offers advice on how to choose the best gear for your needs and how to capture the best imagery, whether you’re working in Antarctica or deep in the steamy tropics.
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Posted 07/04/17
In this B&H OPTIC 2017 video presentation, photographer and Sony Artisan of Light ambassador Vivienne Gucwa talks about some of the things she experienced during her journey to the Arctic with only one camera—a Sony a7R II, and one lens, a Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM. Gucwa discusses the pluses and minuses of being restricted to minimal gear, and how she managed to maximize the visual possibilities with the one camera and one lens she had at her disposal
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Posted 06/18/17
When it comes to traveling the world with camera gear, size and weight matter. In this B&H OPTIC 2017 video, photographer William Innes discusses the benefits of mirrorless camera systems when photographing the world both near and far. Along with the size and weight benefits of mirrorless cameras, Innes also talks about the stealth benefits of shooting with smaller-profile cameras and lenses, the high levels of image quality he gets from his mirrorless system, and its simplicity of use.
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Posted 07/12/17
In this B&H-sponsored OPTIC 2017 presentation, photographer Brooks Jensen discusses what he calls “The Spectrum.” Topics include our perceptions of what makes for “good print presentation,” i.e., matting, print numbering, and other codified practices. Also discussed are the differences between the image and the print, which is an implementation of the image, print media, offset printing (magazines, books), iPads, and other mobile devices, and the history of photographic presentations.
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Posted 07/04/17
Social media has democratized the world of photography. Platforms such as Instagram now allow all photographers an equal opportunity to share pictures with a global audience. In their presentation for B&H’s 2017 Optic conference, Jill Mann & Kyla Trethewey, of Our Wild Abandon, discuss the positive and the negative aspects of sharing their work via Instagram with the more than 100,000 followers on their social profile. From the whys of using social media to the possible ways in which to monetize your social media presence to the all-important pitfalls to avoid, Mann & Trethewey offer valuable insights and tips for building a following, engaging with your community, and planning for a sustainable future on a platform that is constantly evolving.
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