In This Issue *May

Tim Kelly Looks Back to Go Forward

Jim Garner's Narrative Style

Review: AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F/4G ED VR Lens

My Studio: Mandy Haber Photography


Web Exclusives *May

Review: Tamron 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC Telephoto Zoom Lens

Many world-class wedding photographers can cover most of a wedding using a 70-200mm lens. With the versatility of its focal range and the appealing compression it displays at longer working distances, it's a champion lens in the photographers' arsenal.

Tutorial: Simple Portrait Retouching, Staying in the Realm of Reality

If the goal of a professional portrait is to portray the subject in a realistic yet somewhat idealized manner, post-production provides the finishing touch to a properly lit portrait. This tutorial shows you just a few simple Photoshop steps that take a solid photograph and elevate it to a pleasing portrait.

Lighting Shop Talk; More Garage Sets and Setups

Garages offer more than a large light source and a place to put a background. They offer a wealth of fun stuff to use for themes and backgrounds, such as tires, tools, sports equipment, vehicles, walls, windows, and random things that can inspire you in ways you'd never expect.