Westcott just returned from Las Vegas from another amazing Photoshop World in Las Vegas. It was absolutely wonderful seeing our good friends at NAPP as well as some old faces and new. We can't thank NAPP enough for putting on such an amazing event - so to that, CONGRATS!! Shootout Contest Info The shootout contest […]
Will you be attending Photoshop World in Las Vegas Sept 5-7? If so, be sure to swing by the Westcott booth for another amazing shootout! We will be offering hands on education from professional photographers right in the booth. Also, as an added bonus this year, we have partnered up with Canon to bring you […]
Learn the basics of chroma key with @EveHazelton and the Realm Team! In the last of three lighting tutorials created for?philipbloom.net?Eve takes us through the three steps of green screen work: How to analyse you background plate to ensure a convincing key. How to light your screen and subject to match the background plate. How […]
Exposure is sure to be bigger and better than ever and we don't want you to miss out, so we're offering you Exclusive Complimentary Tickets! Complimentary tickets are valued at $20.00 each and will admit you in the Expo all weekend long! So print out a ticket for you and one for a friend, and […]
Westcott has had the opportunity throughout the past years to partner with photographers from all over the country who put on some TOP NOTCH tours focusing on Photography Education.
Do you know a photographer? Or are always looking for gifts for someone you know who loves photography? Well, as you have always heard - you can find EVERYTHING on the internet. And with that, we would like to simplify your search and list just a few items online we found for photographer.
It was a big week for Westcott in the news! Two of our hottest selling kits were reviewed and the editors/bloggers provided some feedback. So, why do we love these reviews? Because they are honest as well as fit the everyday person and photographer. What more could you ask for! So, once again - don't take our word for it - check out what Jefferson Graham from USA Today and David Pogue from The New York Times have to say!
We love education and currently, there is education EVERYWHERE! But sometimes you have to make sure you are getting the best education for your buck. So with that said - we want to highlight some education that is going on throughout the U.S. from some of the best in the industry!
The evil eye - the devil eyes - just a few well known ways to describe what all people in the world know it as - RED EYE. A very annoying little effect of flash photography that all of us know too well. We’ve all seen it. But eliminating it starts with knowing why and how it is created.
Today is #Tog Tuesday! Our featured topic today is Soft Light. Soft Light is the transition from highlights to shadows leaves no definitive edge, only a gradual gradation. If the shadows have a sharp defined edge, it is considered hard light.
One of the most talked about tours of the year is currently going on and we couldn't resist sharing it with everyone! The Power of Passion 2011 Tour featuring two of the most amazing as well as inspiration photographers - Sandy Puc and Jerry Ghionis!
For Westcott's #Tog Term Tuesday, we will be focusing on Broad Light and the products that can help you achieve this light pattern.
We have an exciting blog series planned! Since the Holidays are right around the corner, and individuals are looking for a family portrait - what better time to feature a subject like 'Creating the Perfect Christmas Portrait'! Our featured photographer for this series is Michael Corsentino!
#Tog Tuesday is featuring the topic of Short Light. We also include some great products that can help you achieve this specific lighting style.
#Tog Tuesday - Today's Topic is Rim Light.
For Westcott's #Tog Term Tuesday, we will be focusing on Color Temperature and how the Kelvin scale is measured in photography as well as the products that can help you acheive certain degrees.
Westcott's #Tog Term Tuesday featuring Fill Light this week. Fill Light is the source of illumination in your image that controls the lighting ratio or contrast in the image. The Fill Light will increase the exposure value of your shadows, decreasing the amount of contrast in the image.
This week's feature for the Westcott #Tog Tuesday is Main Light. Sometimes called Key Light, it is the principal source of light in an image and typically will be the brightest source of light that is adding to the exposure of the image.
Tog Tuesday (Photographer Tuesday) is the day out of the week where we present an educational term along with information to help you as a photographer. We also provide a great product to help you achieve each of the terms.
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Keith Isben walks through a photo shoot along with the Westcott products he used to create the shots.
Joao Carlos, photographer, walks you through a photo shoot as well as what products he uses and why.
Westcott is excited to announce two events that are right around the corner. Coming in first, Wedding Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) held this year in Las Vegas, NV from 3/8/2010 - 3/10/2010. Please stop by and visit our booth. You will be able to locate us at booth #106. Click here to find us on […]
Rod explains the how and why behind fashion lighting, breaking everything down for professional photographers and advanced amateurs. He discusses how he loves using Westcott stripbanks and soft boxes to give him edgy fashion lighting and how he uses Spiderlites for contrasty high-fashion black and whites.
Will you be in Anaheim, CA on January 25, 2010? Or still don't know what to do that day? JOIN US!!! Erin Manning (Photographer, Teacher & TV Personality), will be joining us at the Craft & Hobby Association Show (CHA Show) in Anaheim, CA on January 25, 2010 at 1:00pm PT. She will be giving […]