The Shot List: Links About Everything Photography (February 2-8)

by . February 8th, 2015

Welcome to The Shot List — where we feature awesome links about anything and everything about photography! We’ll also be starting our Question of the Week where we ask you lovely folks about exciting developments in the photography industry. In this edition of The Shot List, we are checking out industrious dogs, a slew of new camera bodies and gears, amazing photographs to inspire you, and an awesome write-up on what to do on social media.

  • The new Canon 11-24mm f/4L ultra-wide zoom lens for full frame DSLRs. (Petapixel)


  • The Canon 5DS/5DS R finally unveiled! (SLRlounge)
  • Olympus announces Olympus Air that turns your smartphone into a screen. (Popular Photography)


  • Andrew Fladeboe’s hardest-working dogs in the world showcases that dogs can mean business too. (Slate)
  • The Lover by Lauren Fleishman reminds us that love can last for such a long time. (New York Times)
  • A nifty tutorial on the best way to do focus stacking. Also, finding out which is better: macro rail or focus variation? (DIY Photography)
  • Behind-the-scenes ballet photo shoot with Sarah Silver. (Resource Online)


  • Rare and never-before-seen photographs of the Beatles and Rolling Stones auctioned at eBay. (Mashable)
  • Be a purposeful, confident photographer on social media. (Fstoppers)
  • Why does our Instagram generation thinks its snaps are so special? (The Guardian)
  • Monica Rich Kosann draws inspiration from decades-old photographs when designing jewelry. (Fast Company)
  • Plus-sized model Ashley Graham takes on Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition (USA Today)


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