Behind The Shot: Creating A Dramatic Low-Light Portrait

 By Sony Alpha Universe

 

The new Sony Alpha 7R V features a variety of advancements for photo and video shooters. Professional portrait and wedding photographer Kesha Lambert had the opportunity to use the new camera for a dramatic portrait shoot. Using it paired with the Sony 50mm f/1.2 G Master, the Sony Artisan created this cool shot from inside a garage. We talked with her more to learn how she created the scene and how the features of the new Sony Alpha 7R V helped her capture it.

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New Ilford Photo Kentmere Film

 By Ryley Smith

 

We have exciting news! Ilford Photo has released new Kentmere film, Kentmere Pan 100 and Kentmere Pan 400, now in 120 Format! Providing the same level of film quality, value, and consistency, only now to all medium format photographers, Kentmere is ready to provide an excellent entry point into analogue film photography!

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New RØDE VideoMicro II

 By Ryley Smith

 

RØDE has excitedly announced the latest edition to their legendary range of on-camera shotgun microphones! Say hello to the new RØDE VideoMicro II! Setting a new benchmark for ultra-compact on-camera shotgun microphones, it features innovative annular line tube technology, delivering highly transparent and directional audio ideal for content creation and filmmaking applications. With no batteries required and no complicated controls, it is incredibly simple to use on either your camera or smartphone and will instantly elevate your audio!

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Exposure 2023 Portfolio Review Now Live

 By Ryley Smith

 

The Exposure 2023 Portfolio Review registration is now live! Open to all photographers and visual artists, this professional development event will provide a unique opportunity to present your photographic work to some of the most influential leading professionals in photography worldwide! From curators to practitioners, editors to educators, these incredible creatives will provide you with feedback, guidance, advice and support to help you develop your practice and career! 

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SAIT Black & White Darkroom Classes 2023

 By Ryley Smith

Want to learn more about black and white darkroom photography, or want to give a unique gift to the photography lover in your life? SAIT has two courses available for the Winter 2023 semester! PHOT 009 – Black and White Darkroom Techniques is for those looking to learn the entire process of developing film, while PHOT 001 – Black and White Darkroom Lab Time is for those who want to be assisted and guided as they practise their techniques. Taught by a master darkroom craftsman in Calgary’s finest traditional darkroom facility, these classes are your opportunity to expand your photographic knowledge!

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Insta360 Black Friday Deals

 By Ryley Smith

 

For Insta360, Black Friday is here and they are ready to put your boldest, craziest, wildest of ideas into action. With deals on their most fearless 360° products, you will never, ever miss a moment! If you’re searching for the right Insta360 camera for the audacious character in your life, there is no need to worry because we have extended our return policy until January 14th, 2023. Give the gift of adventure with Insta360!

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Calgary Creative Experience at Calgary Marriott Downtown

 By Ryley Smith

 

We are excited to announce we have collaborated with Socality x Canon Creator Lab to bring you a unique holiday creative experience at the Calgary Marriott Downtown. Join us on the afternoon of December 11th, 2022, where you’ll have the opportunity to connect with the local creative community while also getting your hands on a selection of Canon gear, including mirrorless bodies and the latest lenses!

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Ricoh Pentax Early Black Friday Deals

 By Ryley Smith

 

Ricoh Pentax has started their Black Friday Sale early with some wicked deals on Ricoh cameras, Pentax lenses and more! With a wide assortment of products on sale, you’ll be wanting to buy everything. Shopping for the Ricoh Pentax lover in your life? There is no need to worry because we have extended our return policy until January 14th, 2023. If this is Ricoh Pentax’s way of wishing everyone a Happy Holiday, we are here for it!

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