Shutterbug Staff

Shutterbug Staff  |  Dec 20, 2022  |  First Published: Dec 19, 2022  |  0 comments

Even in the caveman era we could see evidence of storytelling and as man evolved so did our ability to tell a story.  Since the rise of YouTube and social media, the importance and dominance of storytelling has become a phenomenal power. With entire businesses being built around their backstory to Instagram accounts accumulating millions of followers because of the story they tell; storytelling has become a tool louder than any other.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Dec 12, 2022  |  0 comments

Uploading images to social media is fast and easy, but not really the best primary way to share them, especially during the hectic holiday season. Emailing your favorite shots to friends and family members is an option, but that method has some uncertainty, too. And how many recipients save them after they see them? An image that exists only as a digital file has a fragile lifespan.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Dec 07, 2022  |  0 comments

Oscar Jordan will soon be on his way to an exciting trip to London where he’ll be mentored by some of the world’s foremost creatives. Oscar won the Believe in What You’re Building Photo Trip Giveaway-sponsored by Identity Digital, the people who promote the adoption of the .photography-TLD (Top Level Domain) name dedicated to photographers who believe in the brand they’re building.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Nov 22, 2022  |  0 comments

It’s been almost one year since the holiday season was upon us. Since then, all the factories and shops with amazing photography products have been working like mad to create the latest and greatest gear for your photography needs. Now is the time, to add to your list the best things to put a smile on your loved one’s face during the upcoming holidays. Luckily, you don’t have to put in the legwork. We took the time to put together a holiday guide with the best products you can find this year (we don’t skimp on details). Take a look and get those fingers warmed up for some gift wrapping. Happy holidays!

Shutterbug Staff  |  Nov 16, 2022  |  0 comments

Act now and you can save $100 on the exciting new Tokina atx-m 11-18mm f2.8 E zoom for Sony E APS-C format mirrorless cameras during Tokina’s Holiday Instant Savings Event.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Oct 26, 2022  |  0 comments

You’d like to sell some camera equipment to raise a little cash for the year-end holidays, but you want to avoid the dangers of selling to an anonymous stranger on an auction website? We hear you. The answer is as simple as MPB.

MPB is the online platform to buy, sell or trade used photo and video gear. With a client base of more than 250,000 customers worldwide, a 5-star rating on Trustpilot and turnover of more than 300,000 pieces of used camera kit per year, MPB makes selling or trading your gear safe, simple and fast.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Oct 07, 2022  |  First Published: Oct 04, 2022  |  0 comments

Animals are amazing, which is why photographers are always trying to capture them with their cameras. To showcase some of these wonderful wildlife images, Shutterbug once again teamed up with GuruShots for another exciting photo challenge, this time with the theme, “All About Animals.”

Shutterbug Staff  |  Oct 01, 2022  |  0 comments

Which photographers’ paradise will you choose if you win this free-to-enter sweepstakes? London? Iceland? Jamaica? New York? Submit a completed entry and a link to your website/portfolio by visiting today for a chance to win the Believe in What You’re Building Photo Trip Giveaway. The Winner gets an exciting, portfolio-building, mentored trip with the world-acclaimed professional photo/video experts at CP Collectives. The Winner also receives a one year free subscription to Zenfolio's ProSuite plan to build your professional presence. It’s free, and it takes just a minute or two to enter.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Sep 09, 2022  |  0 comments

Queen Elizabeth was an avid photographer. She owned quite a few Leicas, and she knew how to use them.

Shutterbug Staff  |  Sep 01, 2022  |  1 comments

Even if you haven’t been thinking about selling or trading in camera gear, the possibility is always there in the back of your mind. It’s all part of the photography hobby culture. Or maybe you want to make some changes in your kit assortment but you’ve been afraid of getting ripped off. Read this.