Roger W. Hicks  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Six Kinds Of Contrast

"Contrast" means a surprising number of things in photography: at least six. Made to do so many jobs, it is not surprising that confusion reigns, plenty of contrast is a Good Thing in some...

Steve Bedell  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Shoot High-Speed Films At The Beach?

I love doing sessions at the beach. But I also have very strict rules about what I do, when I do it, and how much income I expect to derive from it. This is because I only do one beach session...

Shutterbug Staff  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Picture This!

Picture This! - Our Next Assignment


The convergence of sky, water, and land always makes for great photo...

Jay Abend  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Phase One's "Capture One DSLR"

One of the watershed products in the ongoing digital revolution is the Canon EOS-1Ds. Its 11 million pixel full frame CMOS sensor, rugged weatherproof body, and stunning image quality has...

George Schaub  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

We welcome your comments
on articles, photo and digital events, feedback on how we're doing,
constructive criticism, and friendly advice. We reserve the right to
edit for brevity and to paraphraselonge...

George Schaub  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Microtek ScanMaker 6800

We've been reporting on Digital ICE from Applied Science Fiction over the years, the software/hardware solution that cleans up damaged and marred scans from slides and negatives scanned in certain dedicated film...

Monte Zucker  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Master Class

Whether they are for your camera or for your subjects, small accessories can make a huge difference. I've always been aware of it. Recently, however, I've become so dependent on them, I don't know how I could do without them.


David B. Brooks  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Making Digital Photos Sing

Photoshop, in one version or another, is the image-editing application of choice by the majority of photographers. Although it can work miracles with images, the quality and effectiveness of the result is in large part due to what is done initially when...

Ben Clay/Web Photo School  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments

Lesson Of The Month

The panoramic shot above is of a lighthouse at Fort Williams State Park in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Henry Longfellow used to walk out here from Portland for inspiration with his poetry and needless to say, it is...

Robert E. Mayer  |  Jul 01, 2003  |  0 comments