February Table Of Contents

February 2007

On the Cover
This month we explore the realm of black and white photography. If you've ever wondered how to get great color to black and white conversions, wonder no more as Philip Andrews shares his top five tips to getting it right the first time (page 68). We also feature several photographers' personal expressions in black and white that are sure to leave you inspired. Last but not least, be sure to check out our Test Reports on the latest must-have photo gear.


52 Roundup: New Products
Covering The Photo Beat
by C.A. Boylan

76 Test Report: Printer
Epson's Stylus Pro 3800
by George Schaub

84 Test Report: Scanner
Microtek's ScanMaker i800 Pro Design
by David B. Brooks

94 Test Report: Digital Camera
Panasonic's Lumix DMC-L1
by Peter K. Burian

106 Test Report: Lighting
Back Yard Studio In A Bag
by Steve Anchell

112 Test Report: Digital Camera
Canon's EOS Digital Rebel XTi
by Peter K. Burian

128 Classic Cameras
Samoca 35 LE
by Roger W. Hicks

160 Digital Innovations
The Virtues Of Digital Imaging
by Joe Farace


38 Master Class
Make Every Wedding A Dream Wedding
by Monte Zucker

68 Digital Color To B&W
Five Top Ways To Convert To Gray
by Philip Andrews

156 Business Trends
Working With Fine Art Reps
by Maria Piscopo


16 Picture This!
Monthly Photo Assignment
by The Editors

22 Locations
Being There
by Mary Ann Benyo

30 Student Union
Profiles Of The Up And Coming
by Jay McCabe

32 Talking Pictures
"Bike Boy"
by David Lykes Keenan

34 Web Profiles
Great Photo Sites Reviewed
by Joe Farace

59 Picture Taker
The Photography Of Ken Elkins
by Rosalind Smith

62 Personal Project
The Art Of New York's Bridges
by Dave Frieder

64 Available Dark
The Cultural Landscapes Of Chris Faust
by Barry Tanenbaum

122 Personal Project
A New Look At Classic Cars
by Tom Frier

126 Henry Hamilton Bennett
Legendary Landscape Photographer (1843-1908)
by Neela Bhagat

130 Passport
Personal Touch
by Jack Hollingsworth


179 Book Reviews
173 Contests
184 Digital Help
14 Editor's Notes
188 Help!
154 News & Notes
167 Trade Shows
167 Workshops