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Checkout the latest review: BenQ SW320 32” inch Adobe RGB Monitor
Introduction Last year BenQ shook up the wide gamut monitor world with the release of the BenQ SW2700PT 27” Adobe RGB monitor (Reviewed here on my Blog and also on the Luminous Landscape website). This 27” monitor offers excellent performance for a wide gamut Adobe RGB display at a price point that was (and still [Read More]
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Check out the latest from Andrew Molitor: Coining A Word
I feel that there’s a word missing from our vocabulary, and this essay is the culmination of an effort to find such a word, to define it usefully, and to work through some of what it might mean. Consider these two pictures: The first one I shot specifically to test a camera-clubby sort of [Read More]
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Hasselblad Acquired By DJI
Not The Hasselblad It Used To Be . . . What Will The Future Be? As a young photographer starting out in the seventies, I worked my tail off. I had to. As is the case for many photographers today, I lusted after a particular camera more than the rest. The camera gear I wanted [Read More]
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Check out Kevin's latest article on the Hasselblad X1D and the delivery of these cameras. Perry Osting, the CEO of Hasselblad, spent some time with Kevin on the phone and explained the state of shipments.
Shipping Today I was fortunate enough to be loaned a Hasselblad X1D before my Luminous-Landscape S. Georgia – Antarctica trip in late November. Hasselblad loaded the camera with two lenses for the purpose of allowing me to try the camera out in Antarctica’s conditions and to start a shooting experience with it for an upcoming [Read More]
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Developing Photographs on Stone in a Darkroom
I’ve always loved photography and have been shooting mostly analog photos for the past few years. About a year ago, wanting to take this interest in analog photography a little further, I decided to set-up a darkroom at home. Even shooting analog, more and more I found I had the tendency to view my images [Read More]
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Scanning Film in Bulk
Abstract: The aim of this article is to assist people with a large collection of negatives and slides to convert that to digital images. The process of scanning analog (film) images to digital (computer) images can be complex and daunting, and the technical details involved can also be challenging and off-putting. This two-part article will [Read More]
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Art Meets Function – Pinhole Cameras
No Lens, No Focus, No Kidding. Getting bored and tired of “everything looks the same” digital imaging? In this digital age of photography where almost anything is possible, it is sometimes refreshing to step back and take another point of view. It is so easy to create an image in digital, we sometimes forget how [Read More]
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Fuji Announces Silver Graphite Versions of the X-T2 and X-Pro2 Cameras
January is beginning to look a lot like January 2016 with camera announcements and news. It was inevitable that Fuji would eventually release NEW Graphite versions of their popular X-Pro2 and X-T2 Cameras. Today Fuji announces the New FUJIFILM X-Pro2 Body with XF23mmF2 R WR Lens and Lens Hood Kit, Graphite Edition. And, the New FUJIFILM [Read More]
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Abstraction
 Part 2- Creating Abstract Photographs
For some reason there are photographers who believe that photographs and the real world have more than a passing relationship to each other. When they see a photograph that has been in some visible wayaltered,modifiedormanipulatedthey cry "foul" — taking on the mantle of protectors of the sanctity of the inviolate image. Sorry folks, but there [Read More]
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How Emerging Technology Advances Creativity Part III
The previous article highlighted three characteristics of new sensor technology that greatly improve image quality, and which in turn enabled creation of images that I would not have attempted in earlier years. I imagine that thousands of other photographers are finding this to be true. That’s the good news. Even better news is that, beyond [Read More]
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How Emerging Technology Advances Artistic Creativity Part II
Part I of this series briefly covered a few of the highlights of photography leading up to the commercial introduction of digital cameras. Because there are many talented digital photographers practicing their art who have little to no experience with film, I thought it was worthwhile to mention the challenges and limitations that earlier photographers [Read More]
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New Workshop Announcement: Ultimate Iceland Photo Adventure – July 26 – August 5, 2017
July 26 – August 5, 2017 With Daniel Bergmann and Kevin Raber This Iceland expedition is co-lead by Kevin Raber of Rockhopper Workshops, the exclusive provider of Luminous-Landscape workshops and Daniel Bergmann, native Icelander, and photographer. The itinerary includes some of the most iconic locations in Iceland, along with many lesser-known jewels. It will be a circumnavigation of the island, [Read More]
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