Sony 2021 World Photography Awards

 By Ryley Smith

Image by Majid Hojjati

This year’s Sony World Photography Awards have been announced with the top two winners representing how different biases are portrayed in history, culture and the community. Photographer of the Year was awarded to British documentarian Craig Easton for his series “Bank Top.” Open Photographer of the Year, a category honoring single images, was awarded to Zimbabwean photographer Tamary Kudita for her winning portrait, “African Victorian.”

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Sony Alpha Female Season 4

 By Ryley Smith

Sony Alpha is excited to be kicking off the fourth season of Alpha Female! This outstanding program is allowing the world to see, hear and experience perspectives that make the photography and video industry even richer. Whatever your gender, ethnicity, or professional level, you can make your voice heard and contribute to our society’s understanding of the female and minority perspectives! 

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Nikon Canada Student Savings Program Now Available

 By Ryley Smith

 

Students enrolled in Media, Visual Arts, or Fine Arts program, this is your chance to take advantage of Nikon Canada’s Student Savings Program! Get great rebates on select Nikon Mirrorless cameras, Digital SLR cameras, lenses and more! The process is super easy, so get your gear and start learning now!

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Interview: Sarah Fuller – The Pencil of Nature Workshop

 By Ryley Smith

 

Fresh air, excited photographers, stunning vistas. You can experience all of this and more during Sarah Fuller’s low-tech photography workshop, The Pencil of Nature, in the Columbia Mountains! During this week-long workshop, participants will be guided through numerous low-tech photographic processes while experiencing the stunning Gold Range mountains. To learn more about this amazing, low-tech workshop, we asked Sarah a few questions and least to say, this workshop sounds outstanding! 

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Sigma’s Newest fp Camera

 By Ryley Smith

 

Bringing fun into photography, Sigma’s newest addition is small in size, big on quality, and ready to create! Welcome the new Sigma fp L! The second fp in the family, the fp L is everything you love about the Sigma fp, plus more! 

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2020 National Pictures of the Year Finalists

 By Ryley Smith

 

Throughout the last year, we have experienced a lot of change. Thanks to some outstanding, Canadian photojournalists, our fear and courage, pain, strength, and resilience were captured through photographs. The News Photographers Association of Canada (NPAC) is recognizing and rewarding these photojournalist’s hard work with the country’s best photojournalism of 2020 for the 14th Annual National Pictures of the Year (NPOY) awards competition.

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Canon + KEH Virtual Gear Buying Event

 By Ryley Smith

 

Have a pile of old camera gear you don’t need? Or are you looking for an excuse to upgrade? Well,  you can right now with our Canon Virtual KEH Gear Buying Event! Get rid of your old camera gear and treat yourself to special Canon Bonuses, based on how much you sell! Now you can finally get that R5 or R6 in your hands!

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New Sony G Master Lens

 By Ryley Smith

 

Sony has introduced a new G Master full-frame lens! Time to welcome the new, Sony FE 50mm F1.2 GM! With excellent resolution and the dramatic bokeh that the G Master line is known for, on top of industry-leading AF in a compact and lightweight design, the new FE 50mm F1.2 GM is ready to make its way into our hearts and camera bags. 

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Camera Kits Under $1300

 By Ryley Smith


In a recent DPReview TV episode, Chris Niccolls and Jordan Drake (formally of TCSTV) gave themselves a $1300 CAD budget to pick out the best photography-centric camera kit, and best videography-centric camera kit! Although they were tempted by higher price tag kits, both Chris and Jordan found amazing cameras that you can
buy at The Camera Store.

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