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Shutterbug Staff Posted: Nov 23, 2015 35 comments

Register to win a Nikon AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 85mm f/3.5G ED VR Lens (MSRP $529.95) we are giving away.

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The Editors Posted: Nov 24, 2015 0 comments

Our Shutterbug Photo of the Day by Dvir Barkay features a time worn natural rock formation framed by the muted tones of the setting sun. 

Cynthia Boylan Posted: Nov 24, 2015 0 comments

In this clever seven-minute video, New York-based portrait photographer Peter Hurley offers a simple trick to help you create more flattering portraits.

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Dan Havlik Posted: Nov 24, 2015 0 comments

Remember that recent video that everyone went crazy for where six photographers shot portraits of the same person but with wildly different results because of a twist? The folks behind that viral sensation are back with a fascinating new photography experiment with its own challenge.

Staff Posted: Nov 24, 2015 0 comments

The Goods is a new feature in Shutterbug that spotlights the hottest premium photo gear out there.

Scott Kelby Posted: Nov 24, 2015 0 comments

Hi everybody! I’m very excited to be launching a new Q&A column here in Shutterbug—a magazine I’ve been reading, and been a fan of, for so many years—so it’s truly an honor to be here with you. I invite you to send in your questions to, and I’ll do my best to answer them in Ask a Pro. OK, let’s jump right to it.

The Editors Posted: Nov 23, 2015 0 comments

This Image of Autumn by Dutch La Rose features a lonely path leading to a distant mountain range. 

Jon Sienkiewicz Posted: Nov 22, 2015 0 comments

Thanksgiving is that magical time that happens only once a year. Thank heavens. It’s a time for peace and love and opening our hearts and homes to relatives we normally don’t bother with. It’s the season for vapid overindulgence—stuffing ourselves with turkey (bird meat that’s usually reserved for Club sandwiches, frozen weight watcher entrees and an occasional tasteless, low-fat burger). Football—lots of football—and couch naps are the order of the day, while the exotic foods that are eaten only at this time of the year (marshmallow-encrusted yams, slippery cranberries and that dried-up bread stuff—what is it? Dressing?) vie for domination of our glutted stomachs

The Editors Posted: Nov 20, 2015 0 comments

Our Shutterbug Photo of the Day by Kathleen Hock is a portrait of a delicate Canary safely resting on a branch.

Cynthia Boylan Posted: Nov 20, 2015 0 comments

Panasonic announced today it will soon start offering an innovative new photographic function called “Post Focus” in some of its Lumix cameras. The feature allows photographers to capture multiple photos with multiple in-focus points through a single release of the shutter.


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