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Photo Life Magazine

6 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review Each issue of Photo Life is chock-full of inspiring content. Whether it’s interviews with prominent photographers, longer thought-provoking pieces, funny stories, articles on photo tools, or ideas for improving technique and storytelling approaches, it’s all designed for those who travel the world camera in hand.

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Photo Life  |  April-May 2014  

From Fort Erie to Hollywood
Canadian-born Douglas Kirkland has photographed entertainment industry icons like Marilyn Monroe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Elizabeth Taylor and Michael Jackson. But just who is this legend?

The World We Live In
Pro and amateur photographers living in Canada and the U.S. were invited to share their best images. Here are the results of our biggest annual photo contest.

Showtime Gardens

Technique: Street Portraits
Developing a portrait portfolio can seem like a daunting task, even for the most extroverted among us. Here are a few tips to approach and photograph strangers.

Mother Nature on Cue
When it comes to flash photography, we have been brainwashed by history and convention into lighting in the most sterile of ways. Let’s learn how to use flash as Mother Nature would, both outdoors and in the studio.

FAQ Sharpness: A Matter of Definition
A sharp image is an image where the details assert their individuality. Here are eight things to consider if you want to increase sharpness in your images.

Photo 101: How to Use a Histogram When Shooting
For some people, the word “histogram” evokes the mysteries of a secret society. And yet, when you take a photo, this tool can help you avoid exposition errors that would often be irreparable later.

Digital Workflow: The Photographer’s Digital Assistant
As a photography enthusiast you might not be terribly interested in the camera on your phone or tablet. Nevertheless, photographers have reasons to celebrate smart devices.

Lenses for Compact-System Cameras
Lens lines for CSCs are rapidly expanding, and some of the mirrorless systems now include every lens you’re likely to ever need. We’ve taken a look at what’s available for each of the available mounts.

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