Why Sony is absolutely KILLING it right now

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Love them or hate them, Sony has come to a point with their alpha series mirrorless camera lineup where they are dominating the mirrorless market. So much so that Nikon and Canon are aggressively designing mirrorless systems of their own. As someone who’s had faith in Sony since the early days of e-mount, I want … Read More

The FILM LOOK with Levels Adjustments?

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

In this photography tutorial, we’ll take a look at editing images only using the levels adjustment tool in Capture One to manipulate an image in various ways including how to get film looks such as Kodak Portra, Ektar, Fuji Veliva, FC160 and other looks. If you are a channel sponsor you’ll have access to all … Read More

Guess who I got for the ARTIST SERIES??!

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

I’m currently filming for Season 3 of the Artist Series. This past week I’ve been in Atlanta – you know where they film Queer Eye, Atlanta, Greenleaf, Flip or Flop Atlanta, etc… Well my little show is nowhere near as successful but hey – I’m in Season 3! This week I’ve been working with Bastiaan … Read More

LIGHTROOM UPDATES :: What you NEED to know

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Today Adobe is releasing a series of updates across all of the Lightroom apps including Adobe Lightroom Classic, Adobe Lightroom CC, Lightroom.adobe.com and Lightroom Mobile. This is a major round of updates including the ability to sync presets and profiles as well as major updates to the Mobile Lightroom applications. We now have a healing … Read More

The Alternate Take :: Steve McCurry’s Afghan Girl Revisited

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

In researching further about Steve McCurry’s Afghan Girl, I found an interesting alternate take of the image as well as the story behind the photograph. When we’re talking about the photographer’s intention, this becomes a very broad discussion. We’re talking about composition, color theory and the technical things that produce the finished photograph, but there’s … Read More

The WIDEST Hasselblad Lens :: Hasselblad 21mm f/4 review

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

The Hasselblad 21mm f/4 is the widest lens Hasselblad has produced to date. The closest focal range this would come close to would be the Fujifilm 23mm GFX. This lens has a full frame equivalent to about 17mm – it is wide. Its also extremely impressive in terms of performance. This is a difficult lens … Read More

Minimalist COLOR in your photographs

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Lets talk again about photographing with intent. In this video I want to talk about what happens in front of your lens and how you can get really effective results by limiting your color palette. Steve McCurry’s Afghan girl is an incredible example of this. Its not only a famous photograph but it has become … Read More

What is the photographers intention?

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Intention is the point of all photography. How do you intend for your work to look? The intention of the photographer starts with the idea, concept and composition of the image and its carried all the way through to the final printed work. Photography today has changed in some ways because we tend to publish … Read More

The Sony RX100 VI is going to be AWESOME!

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Sony has just announced the latest compact camera in the RX100 lineup – the Sony RX100 VI. I have owned every model since the RX100 III so I am super excited about what’s coming. The major additions are the longer lens, improved AF, redesigned pop up EVF and the addition of S-Log3 and HLG picture … Read More