April Table Of Contents

April 2010

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This month our focus is on the art and craft of wedding photography, as we explore some intriguing aspects of that challenging business. In addition, we look into the business of assisting and have brought you insider tips from the best and brightest photo assistants working in the field today. Finally, we have Test Reports on the latest printers from Epson and HiTi, plus Canon’s PowerShot G11 and LaCie’s 700 Series of LCD displays.


38 Roundup
Covering The Photo Beat
by C.A. Boylan

44 Digital Innovations
Shootin’ And Scootin’
by Joe Farace

48 Digital Help
Q&A For Digital Photography
by David B. Brooks

70 Test Report: Canon’s PowerShot G11
The G Series Evolves
by George Schaub

88 Test Report: Epson’s Stylus Pro 3880
The New 17” K3 Printer
by Jon Canfield

102 Test Report: HiTi’s P510Si Printer
For Event Shooters, And More
by Sally Wiener Grotta and Daniel Grotta

114 Test Report: The LaCie 700 Series LCD Displays
Color Performance Personified
by David B. Brooks

184 Help!
Q&A For Traditional Photography
by Robert E. Mayer


50 Pro’s Choice
Chris Vincent’s Liquid Realities
by Jack Neubart

128 Book Excerpt
Wedding Photography From The Heart
by Joe Buissink and Skip Cohen

132 Wedding Photography Roundtable
Four Top Shooters Give Us Their Take
by Steve Bedell

138 A Soft Touch For Wedding Photography
Soft-Focus & Blur Effects In The Digital Darkroom
by Joe Farace

142 Wedding Photography
Two “Camps” Of Style And Vision
by Lorraine A. DarConte

162 Business Trends
Want To Be A Photographer’s Assistant?
by Maria Piscopo


10 Picture This!
Monthly Photo Assignment
by The Editors

18 Talking Pictures
How Did They Survive?
by Mike Katona

20 Web Profiles
Great Photo Sites Reviewed
by Joe Farace

24 Locations
A Netherlands Sampler
by Efraín M. Padró

126 Book Reviews
Latest Photo Books Reviewed
by C.A. Boylan


8 Editor’s Notes
168 Trade Shows
169 Workshops