ZenBlog: Blog http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog en-us (C) ZenBlog (ZenBlog) Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:40:00 GMT Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:40:00 GMT Everything You Need to Know About Our Latest Release http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/10/everything-you-need-to-know-about-our-latest-release

We hear your feature requests and work very hard to make them happen. Here, you’ll find the highlights of our latest feature release, which will let you do and sell more amazing things right from your Zenfolio website. Prepare to smile.

French & German Languages Available

With Zenfolio users all over the globe, we decided it’s time to expand our websites to other languages. Now your website and shopping cart can be set to display in French or German. From Edit View to Visitor View to the Shopping Cart, everything has been translated and can be presented in the native language of your visitors.

To change your website language, go to the new Language tab in Site Settings. You’ll be able to preview this change before your publish so you can update your site menu and other content to match your preferred language. More help here.

An added bonus: you can keep your Edit View language separate from your public website simply by using the language switcher in the footer.

SWITCH LANGUAGE

Collect Auto-Calculated Sales Tax

Leave the accounting to us. Now you can collect auto-calculated sales tax in multiple different locations in the United States and Canada, and in accordance with your local laws, you can set up your cart to collect taxes on shipping and/or digital projects.

To set up sales tax, go to the Sales Tax page under Selling and choose where you want the sales tax to be collected and what it should be applied to. The correct amount will automatically be calculated at checkout based on current rates and the location of the person ordering. Any taxes collected by Zenfolio will be remitted to you for easy filing with your local tax authorities. More help here.

SET UP

Mpix Holiday Card Designs

Just before the holiday craze sets in, we have 19 new Mpix designs for the 5x7 and 5x5 circle flat cards. Add the new designs to your price lists today and notify clients so they can start thinking about the holidays. Read for additional product details here.

ADD DESIGNS

MpixPro Signature Album Covers

We’ve added two new stunning cover types for MpixPro Signature Albums. Linen covers offer a beautiful blend in an assortment of colors to highlight your imagery. The Custom Image cover uses your design and wraps around the entire cover of your album. The cover design is printed on E-Surface photographic paper with a coat of high gloss lamination applied. Read for additional product details here.

ADD COVERS

But wait, there’s more. Head on over to our news page for full release details.

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Behind the Shot http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/behind-the-shot

A picture is worth a thousand words, sure. But have you ever wondered what was reeling in the minds of the photographer as soon as they released the shutter? We asked several photographers to share their personal favorite shots and the stories behind them. From pulling all-nighters to capture the best lighting to traveling the corners of the globe to touching life tales of their subjects, here’s proof that there’s much more to a photo than simply pointing and shooting. Here, three seasoned photographers recount what it took to get that perfect shot.

Operation Liberty Dogs by Amiee Stubbs

“I’ve worked as the photojournalist for Animal Rescue Corps since July 2012. We do large-scale animal rescues, in situations like hoarding cases, dog fighting rings, natural disasters and puppy mills. It’s emotionally taxing work, but highly rewarding. We were called to a suspected puppy mill in Virginia on July 3, 2014. We worked with law enforcement to remove approximately 120 animals from horrific conditions. As dogs were removed from cages, they would each wait with a handler for an on-scene preliminary veterinary exam. Near the medical tent, I looked over and saw this defeated English Bulldog waiting in a shady spot with her rescuer. I noticed a wooden American flag leaning against the house behind her. I quickly moved closer and caught her attention just in time to get this shot. Our rescue was called Operation Liberty Dogs, and I think this image perfectly represented that day. She may not have realized it, but this dog was about to know freedom and independence for the first time in her life.”

 

Angelina by Jeremy Jones

I tend to shoot professional sports, classic automobiles and urban landscapes that are then pretty highly processed in post. While my style does get me attention and earns me clients, it is this one relatively unprocessed, simple monochrome photograph that stops folks in their tracks every time. Most viewers see it as a stunning portrait of a beautiful young girl. The emotion in her face is intense, and it conveys something different to each individual viewer. JPG Magazine recently awarded this photo the Grand Prize in a contest, and that win scored me a $1,400 lens as a prize.

In contrast to the pull of this photograph, however, the story behind it is rather mundane and normal to anybody who has ever been the parent of a six-year-old girl.

We were at the local swimming pool on a late summer's day. The air and water were both cool enough that Angelina's lips were beginning to turn blue (literally), and she was shivering—yet she did not want to get out of the water. As parents, we had to make the decision for her that it was time for a break, and the picture you see is the last of about five or six that I took of her as she went through a six-year-old's emotional meltdown. This picture is about five minutes after her tears and wailing finally subsided, and there was nothing left on her face but sheer sadness and weariness.

 

I hope he speaks English by Bala Murali

I am a wildlife photographer from Kenya. I was recently at the Maasai Mara National Reserve and was following a cheetah from afar and taking continuous shots as it moved. All of a sudden the cheetah jumped onto my vehicle and sat barely two feet away from me. I was thrilled and very quickly changed my lens to a super wide angle and shot a few photos. After some minutes, the cheetah came down from my vehicle and jumped onto another, which was not far from me. Although, I have been to all the game reserves in Kenya in the past 20 years, this was the first time I had such an experience. It was just fantastic.

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Save 30% on Mpix prints for three days only http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/save-30-on-mpix-prints-for-three-days-only Autumn leaves are falling, and so are the prices on Mpix prints. From September 28-30, save 30% on photographic prints only from Mpix.

As always, there is no coupon code necessary when you order through your Zenfolio account. But hurry, this sale ends September 30 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, so be sure to place your orders today.

Not a Zenny yet?

Important Details Regarding the Sale:

  • This sale will be effective from September 28, 2014 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until September 30, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PDT and cannot be extended to orders placed before or after this time frame.
  • This discount cannot be combined with other promotions.
  • The following vendor is participating in the promotion: Mpix.
  • For photographers placing orders from Edit View, the promotion requires no coupon code.
  • The discount applies to base lab prices and will be reflected in the shopping cart only for orders placed from Edit View.
  • This Zenfolio promotion does not change any price lists that the photographer has created, and the discount will only be visible to photographers while logged in. Customers’ orders will not show a price discount. The discounted prices will be reflected as giving photographers a higher profit for each order.  
  • If you are looking to pass this sale on to your clients, please read our Sales FAQ.
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Friday Foto Favorites 9.26 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/friday-foto-favorites-9-26 Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend

  1. John Malkovich reenacts famous photos.
  2. Tips on food styling and photography.
  3. Abstract photos of America the beautiful.
  4. 5-year-old paints stunning artwork.
  5. What life can look like with different partners.
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Jerry Ghionis on How to Be a Better Photographer Every Day http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/jerry-ghionis-on-how-to-be-a-better-photographer-every-day New Jersey wedding photographer Vanessa Joy recently interviewed Beverly Hills and Melbourne, Australia, photographer Jerry Ghionis about what it takes to become a better photographer. It’s not easy with so much education out there and so little time to absorb it in between shoots and managing a business. Everything you need to know about exposure, gear, off-camera lighting and much more is covered below.

A longtime Zenfolio user, Jerry is coming to a city near you in his first-ever solo tour of 33 North American cities. And here’s a nice perk: you get $10 off registration at www.HowtoWowTour.com with the code HTWZEN

Find more of Jerry’s work at www.JerryGhionis.com, and learn more about Vanessa at www.LearnPhotoVideo.com.

 

What got you into photography?

I was given my first camera by my brother when I was only 15 years old and loved photography immediately. I’ve now been shooting as a professional photographer for more than 17 years and starting specializing in weddings almost straight away. When I began, I approached a very prominent studio at the time and assisted them for a year and a half with no pay, carrying bags until they finally hired me full time as a professional photographer. I’ve been photographing weddings, portraits and fashion professionally ever since.

What’s one thing you wish you could change about yourself?

I’d wish for a faster metabolism and to be less hairy.

What’s the number one thing, in your opinion, that seasoned photographers always need to keep learning and working on?

I strongly believe that education is vitally important to any photographer. For some, that may mean a dedicated photography course. But whether it is a school, seminars or workshops, the key is to educate yourself. Seminars and workshops can literally change your life. After all, knowledge is power.

Constantly marketing yourself and also adapting your style and your brand to the changing market around you is another key thing. It is a tough industry to be in at the moment, where there are so many great photographers available at an affordable price. Certainly some photographic styles are similar, but what ultimately separates you from your competition is you: your customer service, consistency in your images, presentation and approach.

How can photographers keep from getting stagnant in their shooting style while still maintaining a consistent brand image?

There have been a few times in my career where I felt my work was getting stale, although my clients have always been happy. I use competitions like WPPI's annual 16x20 print competition as a vehicle to reinvent myself year after year. It forces you to think differently on every shoot you do. Also, simply going on vacation and developing personal shoots for yourself can do wonders for your creativity. In 2015, I have given myself several months in my schedule to develop my personal work for the first time in years.

Who is your inspiration in life?

Having been married for more than three-and-a-half years now, and being the happiest that I have ever been, I focus on making my wife and life happy—and she does the same for me. We are each other’s constant inspiration.

How can photographers avoid burnout?

Just as you would book yourself on a wedding day and religiously get there on time and be committed to doing an amazing job, you should be just as committed to knowing when to shut off. Melissa and I have an agreement that at 6 p.m. each evening, we’ll turn off our computers and become a husband and wife and forget about business for the rest of the evening. On weekends, if we don’t have a wedding booked, we enjoy the weekend off. Make that time sacred, the way it would be if a client booked you for that day.

What’s the best way to learn off-camera light?

First, you need to be taught the principles behind off-camera light (or any kind of lighting for that matter). Once you have learned the fundamentals, then it all comes down to repetition, practice and gaining experience. 

Why does Nikon win in comparison to Canon?

I believe Nikon shines above the rest mainly due to their constant innovation with their faster focusing system, more accurate focus points, and incredible quality at high ISOs, among many other things. 

If you’re a new photographer, what is the best way to understand exposure?

Understanding your camera by reading the manual fully will certainly be a good start. I’d suggest photographing a series of test shots on aperture priority, making sure to photograph scenes with different tones in them. Then diagnose why the camera overexposed or underexposed that image based on the camera’s metering mode.  Then, learn how to compensate for that while photographing in manual.  Again, repetition, experience and practice will always be your best teacher.

Widely regarded as one of the top five best wedding photographers in the world and WPPI’s most awarded photographer, Jerry Ghionis is based in Beverly Hills and Melbourne, Australia, where he travels frequently on international photography sessions and speaking engagements. Jerry uses Zenfolio to host his photos, and is currently on his first-ever North American solo tour, How to Wow, which is scheduled in 33 cities. For more information, visit http://howtowow.mzed.com.

 

 

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Product Spotlight: SpyderCHECKR 24 Camera Color Correction for Photo & Video http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/product-spotlight-spydercheckr-24-camera-color-correction-for-photo-video It’s all very well going out to shoot professional images, but there’s often a part of the workflow that falls by the wayside—getting the colours that you see on set to be correct when your images go to print and web.

There is no doubt that colour calibration is an absolute must if you are shooting professionally, and nowadays it’s very affordable to calibrate your monitor. It’s important that your display shows the right colours, and then you can make adjustments based on these settings. 

For those a little unfamiliar with colour calibration, it ensures that at every step of the way you are doing your best to guarantee a standard set of colours that will move through your workflow up to the final point of delivery. 

At the very least, you should do this so that you have accuracy when dealing with your clients. If you shoot a red dress in a fashion shoot, how do you guarantee the red that is printed is the same red that you saw when you took the shot initially? You need to ensure what the client gets is as near as possible to the original. 

The calibration journey starts at the very point of capture—to do this you need a standard set of colours that has a set of known values. Enter the  SpyderCHECKR 24 from Datacolor

What you have is a bunch of coloured squares on one side and some grey squares on the other. The colours all have known values—so the red is a red with a set density and quality. When you load in the accompanying software, the software knows the value of this red, as well as the other colours. The ‘target’ has 24 patches with specific spectral color values. The other side of the SpyderCHECKR 24 can be used for setting the white balance in your editing software and is very handy to have nearby. 

Here’s how to use it:

Pop the SpyderCHECKR 24 into the scene you’re shooting, light with a single light source with no reflectors or diffusers, and make it as evenly lit as possible. If you want to do this outside, try and avoid direct skylight because the sky diffuses and skews the results. 

It’s important to leave a border around the card and not fill the viewfinder with the target as some lenses may vignette and go softer at the edges. You can always crop it later. The target should be as square onto the lens as possible so that the rectangle is even on the screen. It’s quite easy to use live view for this, and you’ll probably find a tripod useful as well. 

Ideally you’d want to be shooting in manual mode, but you can also use Aperture Priority. In a pinch fully automatic settings are fine. Also, you need to be shooting in Raw format. Once you’ve taken your shots it’s time to head back to your computer to process the calibrated shots. 

Calibration presets are produced in formats for use with Hasselblad Phocus, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, and Adobe Bridge. From Adobe Camera Raw, presets can also be exported in sidecar file format (.xmp) for use in any other applications that utilize sidecar file formats.

You can tweak the grey side image using the grey patch and the white balance settings; this is usually the eyedropper in most editing packages. 

Once you’ve done this, crop the image so you can see the rectangle and not much else. Next, edit this image with the SpyderCHECKR 24 software. It will process your image and load all the colour patches. 

The software then looks at the known values of the patches with the patches in your shot and compares the two. Then you can save this calibration setting with the camera name, and perhaps light source or lens for future use. And then you are done.

Once you’re back in your editing package, you will need to apply the saved preset. In Adobe Lightroom this would be a user preset. 

If you don't see a HUGE jump in colour between the non-calibrated shot and the calibrated shot it’s because your camera is shooting quite accurately. However, this will vary from camera to camera and location to location. That’s pretty much it—of course if you’re on the shoot and you change lenses, then you’ll need to shoot another test chart because each lens will have it’s own optical signature and affect colours differently. All things considered, the SpyderCHECKR 24 is a very useful tool to have in your camera bag.

Rick Bronks of Satureyes Photography loves crafting together great images and stories. His background as a TV producer has helped him create strong narratives and visual themes with his photos. Over the last decade, Rick has established himself as a leading photographer and video artist of live events. You can see more of his extensive portfolio on his website: http://www.satureyes.com/
 

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Friday Foto Favorites 9.19 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/friday-foto-favorites-9-19 Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend.

  1. Science made into beautiful art.
  2. These ads will really make you stop and think.
  3. Powerful storms make for great photographs.
  4. In this salt flat, there’s no line between landscape and sky.
  5. With this beer, what you see is what you get.

 

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Zenfolio by the Numbers http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/zenfolio-by-the-numbers Whether you just joined Zenfolio or have been a loyal Zenny for years, it’s always nice to see how well you and your counterparts performed. How did Zenfolio photographers do last year? How much did their customers save? It’s all here, packaged in a neat infographic for all the visual learners among us.

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Save 50% on 8x10 and 11x14 prints from MpixPro http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/save-50-on-8x10-and-11x14-prints-from-mpixpro We’ve got big news about a big print sale. From September 15-17, save 50% on 8x10 and 11x14 prints from MpixPro.

As always, there is no coupon code necessary when you order through your Zenfolio account. But hurry, this sale ends September 17 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, so be sure to place your orders today.

Not a Zenny yet?

 

Important Details Regarding the Sale:

  • This sale will be effective from September 15, 2014 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until September 17, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PDT and cannot be extended to orders placed before or after this time frame.
  • This discount cannot be combined with other promotions.
  • The following vendor is participating in the promotion: MpixPro.
  • For photographers placing orders from Edit View, the promotion requires no coupon code.
  • The discount applies to base lab prices and will be reflected in the shopping cart only for orders placed from Edit View.
  • This Zenfolio promotion does not change any price lists that the photographer has created, and the discount will only be visible to photographers while logged in. Customers’ orders will not show a price discount. The discounted prices will be reflected as giving photographers a higher profit for each order. 
  • If you are looking to pass this sale on to your clients, please read our Sales FAQ.

 

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Friday Foto Favorites 9.12 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/friday-foto-favorites-9-12 Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend.

  1. What is a Portuguese man-of-war? Here are some gorgeous photos of the deadly sea creature.
  2. What could make puppies even cuter? How about shots of them underwater.
  3. How to take a better self-portrait.
  4. Gravity, expressed as art.
  5. Artist makes fantasy a reality with expressive portraits.
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Pet Photography: Capturing Your Most Loyal Furry Friend http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/pet-photography-capturing-your-most-loyal-furry-friend

Pet lovers across the globe will tell you that their pet is just as much a part of the family as any other member. That’s why a slew of them enjoy professional portraits of their furry loved ones. We spoke with three pet photographers who aim to do just that, as well as aiding the overpopulation crisis to help get animals adopted. “Good photography can often help shelter pets get adopted much faster,” says Nashville-based pet photographer Amiee Stubbs. A stock photographer, portrait photographer, and sports photographer share their tips, tricks and love for man’s best friend, which includes any type of animal.

How did you get into pet photography?

I began by photographing families, but I found myself having much more fun when their pets were in front of the camera. Animals are much easier to work with than people. They’re not as uptight, and they never ask me to Photoshop their waist or make their boobs bigger.

How did you break into the field?

I volunteered my services to animal rescue organizations by providing them with complimentary images for use in adoption ads. I quickly found that giving back to the community and helping to save lives was very fulfilling and rewarding. I wanted to find a way to turn my philanthropic efforts into an actual paycheck, so I decided to start licensing my images of adoptable animals as stock photography.

Who are your main clients?

As an animal stock photographer, most of my clients are advertising agencies and pet product companies that license professional animal images for marketing and packaging purposes.

For private clients, most people find me through my website. I also receive many referrals through the rescue groups and at local boutiques that I work closely with.

Are the majority of your shoots indoors or outdoors?

I solely photograph indoors under studio lighting and mainly on a seamless white vinyl backdrop. The vinyl material is easy to clean up, and the pets seem to be more comfortable walking on it than they do the paper backdrops. To get the pet’s attention, I use a DaisyGrip that holds a squeaky toy or bone above my camera. I also have an app on my phone called Dog Teaser that has different sounds. I find that when dogs tune in to a new sound, they usually close their mouths and tilt their heads, which is a great pose for photos.

What is the most challenging part about shooting pets?

By far, the biggest challenge is the people that come alone with them. That is another reason why I like working with homeless animals—they don’t have stressed-out stage parents hanging over them with unrealistic expectations and short tempers. I have been known to kick animal owners out of my studio to rid the place of negative energy. When an animal is getting yelled at and pulled in all directions by the collar, their unhappiness with the situation shows up in their photos.

Where do your stock photos go?

The photographs I take of homeless animals are used to help promote their adoption through various outlets such as the rescue group’s website, social media and pet adoption websites. There are literally millions of homeless animals that are being promoted for adoption all over the world at any given moment. A professional photo stands out from the sea of poorly exposed and composed images on adoption websites. This helps bring attention to the photographed animal and to show off their unique features and personality.

Photographers and artists worldwide can do their part to help end the animal overpopulation crisis by volunteering their services in their own area. The Hearts Speak organization can help get them started. Visit http://www.heartsspeak.org for more info.

 

How did you get into pet photography?

I grew up with dogs, cats, parakeets and aquariums, so I've always been around animals. My husband and I got our first dog in 2006, a Jack Russell Terrier we named Halpert. She instantly became my favorite subject. Over time, we added more dogs to our family and eventually got involved in animal rescue. With a love for both animals and photography, pet photography was a natural fit.

Who are your main clients?

Most of my pet sessions are booked by people who love their pets and want professional photos to create memories that will last forever. I also spend a great deal of time volunteering for various rescue groups and animal shelters. Good photography can often help shelter pets get adopted much faster. I am also fortunate to be a photography partner for The PEDIGREE Foundation, and I've done some pet photography projects for Mars Petcare as well.

Do you use any special tools?

During a pet session, I always have bag filled with treats, leashes, toys, paw wipes, water, and of course, waste bags.

Do you shoot indoors or outdoors?

I do have my own photography studio, but the majority of the pet sessions I do are outdoors. I challenge myself to come up with new ideas, even in locations I’ve used many times before. I want each pet’s photo to be unique, and I try to capture what it is their guardians love most about them.

What’s harder to shoot: animals or people?

I think they’re about the same for me, but I have a great deal of experience with animal behavior. I crawl around on the ground a lot, so I get pretty dirty when I’m photographing pets, but people generally require a lot more editing.

What is your best-selling pet product?

Print sales are first, followed closely by canvas.

What is the wildest animal you’ve ever shot?

In addition to my pet photography business, I work as the official photographer and photography teacher for the Nashville Zoo. I’ve been in cages with leopards, and I’ve had a giraffe lick my camera lens. Even with all of that excitement, I think I’m still happiest when I’m photographing someone’s pet.

What is your favorite part about pet photography?

I love meeting clients who love their pets as much as I love mine. It’s a privilege to capture images of their animal companions that I know they will always cherish, long after their loyal friends have gone.

 

Did you start out as a pet photographer or another genre?

I started out years ago photographing endangered plants for my graduate degree. That was in the ‘70s!

As a pet sports photographer, which events do you shoot?

Flyball and agility are the dog sports I photograph, with a little disc thrown in.

What is the most challenging part of photographing pets?

Getting good eye contact. most of the sports venues are dark and illuminated with artificial light. Given that the dogs are running as fast as they can, it makes for lots of blurry images.

Do you do anything to promote pet adoption?

I've been taking pictures at Saving Grace Animals for Adoption in Wake Forest, North Carolina, a few times a month for the past year. It is a wonderful rescue that pulls from shelters and places hundreds of dogs each year. Several photographers pitch in, and I'm happy to be one of them.

What is your best-selling pet product?

My best selling products are small-sized prints and web-res downloads for social media. I print larger sizes, mat and/or frame some of them, and display them when I shoot at a competition to show people what is possible. I think most people automatically think of smaller sizes and don't realize how cool a larger framed print can look. I've also been doing composite prints of dogs in action, and some people are asking for those. 

Do pets like being photographed?

Sometimes a pet will be camera shy; that big dark eyeball staring at them can be imposing. It's the ones fresh from the shelters who can be frightened and won't make eye contact. It’s sad knowing that they are so frightened.

What is your favorite part about pet photography?

I love seeing the bond and teamwork between sports dogs and their handlers. And it's so cool seeing these dogs in action and freezing a slice of it. It's something the handler doesn't get to see because they can't be in two places at once—I love the owners' reactions to seeing their sports dogs doing what they love to do.

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Save 25% on Vacation Prints & Products http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/save-25-on-vacation-prints-products Summer is coming to an end, but you can still hold on to all the fun times you had. Whether you call it a vacation or holiday, you’ve made some great memories you’ll want to remember all year long. Take advantage of our 25% off vacation prints and products September 8-10. Save on everything from Mpix, ivoke, Imagine Your Photos, Nulab, NuShots, PhotoBox and One Vision Imaging.

As always, no coupon code is necessary when you order through your Zenfolio account. This sale ends September 10 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, so be sure to place your orders today.

Not a Zenny yet?

Important Details Regarding the Sale:

  • This sale will be effective from September 8, 2014 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until September 10, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PDT and cannot be extended to orders placed before or after this time frame.
  • This discount cannot be combined with other promotions.
  • For photographers placing orders from Edit View, the promotion requires no coupon code.
  • The discount applies to base lab prices and will be reflected in the shopping cart only for orders placed from Edit View.
  • This Zenfolio promotion does not change any price lists that the photographer has created, and the discount will only be visible to photographers while logged in. Customers’ orders will not show a price discount. The discounted prices will be reflected as giving photographers a higher profit for each order.  

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Friday Foto Favorites 9.5 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/friday-foto-favorites-9-5 Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend.

  1. Former Playboy bunnies pose for untouched portraits.
  2. This app is so smart it can turn a blurry image into a clear one.
  3. A look at Hollywood’s first behind-the-scenes photographer.
  4. Clouds captured from the International Space Station.
  5. Up-close portraits of people upside down.
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Photographer’s Corner: Surviving and Thriving with Video as a Photographer http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/photographer-s-corner-surviving-and-thriving-with-video-as-a-photographer

There’s no doubt in my mind that video and photography have merged. As photographers, we have transitioned from a print-based world to one that is screen-based. Everywhere we look, there’s a screen in our face—iPhones, iPads…iSomething. There are even screens in cabs and bathrooms.

The proliferation of screens in our daily lives has been fast and aggressive and for some, scary. As a business owner, knowing where the opportunities are and how to take advantage of them can add thousands of dollars to your bottom line. As an artist, video can be a powerful way to express your vision and creativity.

I didn’t get into video because clients were asking or because I was interested. I got into video because when the economy got slow, I was forced to make some tough decisions—one of which was diving face first into video without any prior experience. My hopes were that if I could offer something different to what was left of my local market I would be able to navigate the choppy waters of the economy and grow my photo (and now video) business back to pre-recession numbers.

What I’m going to share with you is real, and it’s ugly… but it’s also beautiful. It’s taken me years to figure video out, to find a balance and make it work for me—the photographer.

Reality Check

Back in the mid 2000s I transitioned from an enthusiast to a full-time photographer. It was an adventure to say the least, but I was happy. Shooting more than 100 commissions a year I was busy; in fact, I didn’t even need to market myself. The jobs just rolled in. I kept raising my prices and doubling my business month after month. A true master photographer, Dan Vermillion, owned the studio that I shared with him. It was a huge studio—more than 8,000 square feet. Eventually there were five photographers in the studio. We threw parties to celebrate with our clients. Life was rad! Awards came in; jobs came in; money came in. I was shopping for my first sports car, a vintage 308 Ferrari, and then 2008 happened. I didn’t work for six months.

Want to see your dreams come crashing down? Try to float your business and personal expenses for six months without any income. It was a massive blow to my bank account and my ego. It was the hand we were all dealt—a giant lemon.

Making Lemonade is Not Easy

Being one who is always looking for opportunities, I got super excited when I saw that I could get high-quality video in a camera I understood, a DSLR. Sweet! Now I could make my photos move.

I’m the type of person who does not care about getting my ducks in a row. If I think it, I’ll do it and figure out the details as I go. I got a video-based DSLR and started to shoot video and struggled, and struggled, but eventually I figured it out. In a crummy economy, I was able to turn my sinking ship around. I left the Vermillion studio and started my own studio (Studio 8 in Phoenix), then had to sell it and was forced to short sale my home, but life moved on.

I made plenty of mistakes learning video but had more successes than mistakes, and I stuck it out. Since the madness of 2008 I ditched my DSLR, went mirrorless, and now shoot just about as much video as I do stills. The move to video was rough, but it saved my business, and in the end I found that I enjoyed the challenges that come with photography at 30 frames per second as much as I do at 1 frame per second.

Truths and Lies in Video

Everyone is going to try to sell you something, no doubt. I sell multimedia content. Camera companies sell cameras, computer companies sell computers. Yes, you will need some new gear and possibly some software, but not much.

There are thousands of so-called experts online. Take everyone’s advice (including mine) with slight caution. You’re going to learn in your own time and in your own way. Many experts online , especially in the filmmaking world, will make shooting video seem complicated. They will use words and terminology that sounds complicated because in truth, filmmaking can be complicated, but you’re not making films so don’t listen to them much.

You don’t need the latest drone or special gizmo that makes you look like a cyborg when you use it. What you need to do is get over your fear of pushing that little red video button and have fun with it.

Tips for Shooting Video

Steady as she goes. Put the camera on your tripod and shoot some video. Let the scene do the moving for you.

Video is made up of a series of still frames, so treat it as such and shoot video like a photographer. This is the most important thing to know. You’re not a filmmaker, videographer or cinematographer, you are a photographer. Motion pictures are photographs in motion. Compose your work like a photographer; go vertical, shoot horizontal. You’re making photos that move..

Filmmakers like things to be complicated. Don’t read too much about shooting video—just shoot it. Don’t bother with online forums where everyone is an expert. I spent hours wasting my time following the advice of know-it-alls when I already had what I needed— the photographer’s eye.

Ditch your DSLR. - Disagree all you want but DLSR’s are done, over d-e-a-d. OK, not really, but consider that shooting video with a DSLR is complicated compared to shooting video with a mirrorless, which is like shooting video with your iPhone— simple and fun.

Create in camera. Want to feel pain? Try doing heavy post on video—you’ll need a box of tissues to mop up your tears. I create my color looks in-camera, and because I shoot with a mirrorless, I see the color effect in real time as I shoot in the viewfinder or the LCD screen. It’s easy, fun and effective. Yes, I do adjust the look a bit in post, but it’s slight and quick.

Keep it short. When I first started shooting video, I thought I needed to make short films. Then I tried and just about lost my mind. I found my happy place with finished videos that are 30-45 seconds long, and my clients like them as well. Sometimes I have to remind myself that I’m being hired as a photographer, not a filmmaker.

Keep it simple. Ever wonder why Instagram limits its videos to 15 seconds? Because it works. Start at 15 seconds. Have fun. Play. As photographers, we tell a story in one frame. A 15-second video is 450 frames (15 seconds x 30 frames per second), which is plenty to tell a story. There are many pros who make six figure incomes shooting for Instagram and Vine.

Experiment and have fun. Keep in mind that when you post your videos online, chances are you’ll attract some troll disguised as an expert. That’s the web, folks. If you are sensitive, turn off the comments. Shoot video with your iPhone. If you’ve got a mirrorless, shoot with it. You’re a photographer; don’t make it so serious.

Ease into audio. You’re a visual artist, so ease into audio. Try not to think about syncing audio at first. There are tools that will help you sync audio to short clips and even edit the video for you.

Let the technology do the heavy lifting. Technology is finally smart enough that you can trust it to do a lot of the technical work for you, and this applies to video as well. One app I suggest is ProShow Web, which will auto edit your video, sync it to music, and more. You can even use ProShow from an iPad. I shot an advertisement for Panasonic with my camera in full auto and let ProShow edit for me. If you want to try ProShow Web out, it’s free for 30 days, and you can get 20 percent off using code: smallcamerabigpicture.

Proceed with Awesome

When you’re starting out shooting video, go for instant gratification. Don’t beat yourself up if it’s not perfect. If you are a landscape photographer, try shooting trees blowing in wind or ocean breaks at the beach. If you are a portrait shooter, the movement between two poses is the video you should capture. Go forth and make some videos, and make it a goal to have fun.

Giulio Sciorio is an Austin, Texas-based commercial photographer specializing in portraiture for new media. Since 2009, Sciorio has been a hybrid photography pioneer, blending still, motion and sound for a whole new wave of photography. He also founded SmallCameraBigPicture.com, the resource for everything hybrid.

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Win a Manfrotto backpack and more with our Twitter photo contest http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/9/win-a-manfrotto-backpack-and-more-with-our-twitter-photo-contest

The summer may be winding down in your city, but here in the Bay Area, it is just heating up (thank you, Indian summer).

So, we decided to kick off Summer 2.0 with another giveaway! And what better way to do it than with a photo contest. 

Simply Follow us on Twitter, post your best summer photo, @Zenfolio and hashtag #zensummerphoto and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a Manfrotto backpack and an exclusive Q&A profile featuring your photography website on Zenfolio.  

Whoever receives the most Favorites and/or Retweets will win the contest.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Enter your photos anytime from September 1 at 12:01 a.m. PDT until September 15 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.
  • From September 16 at 12:01 a.m. until September 30 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, you will have the chance to Favorite or Retweet all those who submitted. Whoever has the most Favorites and/or Retweets by September 30 at 11:59 p.m. will win the contest. The winner will be announced on Oct. 1 and contacted.
  • In order to enter the contest, you need to Follow Zenfolio on Twitter, and upload your photo directly on Twitter and @Zenfolio with the hashtag #zensummerphoto.
  • You do not have to be a Zenfolio user to participate, simply Follow Zenfolio on Twitter and follow the directions above to enter.
  • Any profane or inappropriate photos will not be considered to win.

We look forward to seeing what you’ve been up to all summer! Good luck.

 

 

The prize(s) that may be awarded to the eligible winner(s) are not transferable, redeemable for cash, or exchangeable for any other prize. All prizes must be redeemed within 30 days of the prize contest end date. Participants and winner(s) must provide photo, along with @Zenfolio and #zensummerphoto in the Tweet to be eligible for the contest. Only one entry per person. By participating in the drawing, participants agree to be bound by the decision of Zenfolio personnel. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants.

 

 

 

 

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Friday Foto Favorites 8.29 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/8/friday-foto-favorites-8-29 Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend.

  1. Camping this weekend? Here are some striking photos of the night sky.
  2. Nude portraits have a whole new meaning, thanks to this crafty photographer.
  3. Iconic models and their children take Vogue.
  4. Before making some end-of-summer snacks, check out a food photography shoot behind the scenes.
  5. Motherhood hasn’t changed all that much. Take a look at these loving vintage photos.
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Product Spotlight: Photoshop CAFE “Photoshop Secrets: Photographic Effects” Tutorial DVD http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/8/product-spotlight-photoshop-cafe-photoshop-secrets-photographic-effects-tutorial-dvd

As a portrait and event photographer based in San Francisco, I’m known for my youthful and playfully dreamy effects. I grew up on analog photography and developed my aesthetic through experimentation with my own filters; shooting through fabrics, using double exposures and props to create different levels of perception. Most of the effects in my work are created with the camera lens. I’m not a “fix it in post” kind of gal.

Things you are likely to see me with: Lensbaby, homemade filters, toy cameras.

Things I rarely use: Photoshop.

However, I like to think I subscribe to these words:

“The further you get away from yourself, the more challenging it is. Not to be in your comfort zone is great fun.” ― Benedict Cumberbatch

So, after challenging myself to try Photoshop CAFE’s Photoshop Secrets: Photographic Effects tutorial DVD I realized I could recreate several of my favorite “analog” effects after the shoot on my computer. What appealed to me the most were the effects that would mimic film, old photographs, toy cameras and tilt shift lenses.

Photoshop CAFE offers many training videos on a wide variety of topics. I looked through the titles and started with what sounded the most interesting, Photoshop CAFE’s Photoshop Secrets: Photographic Effects, created by Colin Smith (a major Photoshop guru). You can tell that Colin enjoys teaching and wants you to not only learn his secrets, but also experiment and discover your own. The tips are great for users of all levels and the lessons were easy to learn and follow. If I got stuck I could always stop, back up or start over.

The lessons I found most fun to explore with were Zoom Blur, Toy Camera and antique. These mimic my favorite effects from filters, toy cameras, tilt shift lenses like Lensbaby.

There are a couple great ways to get an out of focus, blurry, dreamy fuzzy feel to your images through the lens. Sometimes photographers deliberately use a shallow focus technique to create images with prominent out-of-focus regions. The Zoom Blur and Tilt Shift lessons in Photoshop CAFE help copycat what depth of field, lens filters and Lensbaby lenses can do.

Zoom Blur:
The Zoom Blur effect is something I would normally create with a homemade filter or a Lensbaby. I use a store-bought clear filter and smear deodorant around the outside of the filter. When you shoot through this on your camera lens, you get a blurred edge. You can always change the amount on the filter, adding more or less smudging as needed. Also, this effect can be created in the camera when you use a slower shutter speed and zoom in on your lens as you release the shutter.

Tilt Shift:
I use a Lensbaby tilt shift lens for when I want a dreamy look, which I most often do. Lensbaby is a line of camera lenses for SLR cameras that combines a simple lens with a bellows or ball and socket mechanism that is used in special-effect photography. You can adjust the blur to give a selective focus and an extremely shallow depth of field or a vignette of a blur that you have control over. The lens itself actually moves and bends so you have control over what you want in focus. During the Tilt Shift lesson, Colin creates a strip of area that stays in focus while the rest goes out of focus. Selected blurring can sometimes give the illusion of miniaturization(I did not know that magic tricks were going to be included in this DVD).

Toy Camera:
For film cameras, my current favorite is my ultra-stylish Diana F+ Flash. I adore medium square format images, altogether too familiar these days (thanks Instagram!). With plastic toy cameras and lenses, you can get a more "Lo-Fi" feel, which usually forms a slightly blurry image with light leaks. Photoshop CAFE showed me how to get that toy camera look with my digital images with a quick and easy process.
As my interest and confidence grew, I decided to try some lessons that I in no way could create in my camera body or through the lens. I was most interested in the Old Antique Photo look, a Vintage look, Pencil Sketching and a Painting effect.

Old Antique Photo & Vintage:
Looking at old photographs reminds us of times gone by. In Photoshop CAFE you can learn how to make your full color images into old antique images from the 1800s. For wedding images this simple effect is a nice added touch for the bride and groom.
In addition to the old antique look, there is also a lesson on making your image look vintage. By reducing the saturation, changing the color temperature and adding some grain, your images can have a vintage feel. This is fantastic for landscapes, old buildings, and wedding images as well as portrait sessions.

Pencil Sketch:
Making a card for a friend or need a fun birthday gift idea? Why not try something whimsical, like a pencil sketch. After you are done with this lesson, you can print the image out on a card or get the print framed.

Painting:
Lastly, I tried the painting effect on some of my portrait sessions with my friends. I went nuts with this one and sent examples to anyone involved in the photos. My buddies freaked out over these, and the photos quickly became their Facebook profile pics and cover photos. 
Saying that is was easy for me to step out of my playful analog props box and dive into using Photoshop is an understatement. Like I said before, most of what I do is through the camera lens and body; all those effects that everyone can now do in Photoshop (get off my lawn kids!). I had fun learning some more technical digital skills with this DVD. Colin encourages you to learn his techniques but also to be adventurous on your own. He wants you to use the lessons to explore and come up with your own creations. There is no doubt in my mind that I will use these effects in my photography post editing. The best part of all is how much fun I had playing and learning the lessons.

 

Shanna Doherty is a photographer with creative flare and an artistic eye. She has photographed weddings, portraits and events for more than 16 years. Shanna believes that displaying detail is crucial to portraying the feeling of the event to the viewer. She utilizes themed environments with the use of filters and props to create different layers for perception. Shanna’s mediums include digital and film and her images embody humor, playfulness and spontaneity. See more of her work at her website, http://www.shannadoherty.com/.
 

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Display your best summer memories with framed prints – 25% off http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/8/display-your-best-summer-memories-with-framed-prints-25-off Summer is wrapping up, kids are going back to school and the heat is dwindling. Savor your best summer memories and display them in Mpix framed prints; now 25% off until August 26, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.

As always, no coupon code is necessary to get the discount. This is a three-day sale, so be sure to place your orders today.

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Save 25% on OVI photo books http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/8/save-25-on-ovi-photo-books

Photography is your passion, so don’t keep your photos out of sight on your hard drive. Create a photo book that beautifully displays your work. Zenfolio is offering 25% off photo books printed by One Vision Imaging now through August 26. OVI’s Lay Flat books are seamless and gutter-free, and are sure to impress.

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With the photos already on your website, the books are a breeze to create. Simply select the book design of your choice and drag and drop your photos into the professionally designed templates.

As always, no coupon code is necessary when you order through your Zenfolio account. This sale ends August 26 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, so be sure to place your orders today.

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  • The discount is only applicable to orders with destination addresses in the UK and Europe.
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Friday Foto Favorites 8.22 http://blog.zenfolio.com/blog/2014/8/friday-foto-favorites-8-22

Each week, we scour the web to find the most off-kilter photos, gear and articles so you don’t have to. Happy reading and have an even happier weekend.

 

  1. The summer may be winding down, but there’s still some notable music festivals coming up. Here’s the camera gear to pack.
  2. Did you know Tuesday was World Photography Day? Here, some galleries to keep you entertained for hours.
  3. This ‘Instagram for kids’ app is safe, fun and promotes anti-bullying.
  4. Flowers up close are beautiful, but an aerial view can be even more stunning.
  5. Imagine a zoo where animals roam free and humans are confined.
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