In This Issue *December

Diamond Photographers of the Year Present 2012's Best Images

Fritz Liedtke: Contemporary Photography Balanced by a Bohemian Lifestyle

Review: Nikon D600

Product Roundup: Camera Bags with Style


Web Exclusives *December

iLapse: Awesome Time Lapse Video Creator

iLapse from Mea Mobile is a fantastically simple intervalometer for your iPhone or iPad. The app records your video at 1280 x 720 for output at 24, 25, or 30 fps. at intervals from .5 to 20 seconds, and for a total of up to 10,000 frames. It tells you how long your sequence will take and how long the resulting video will be at your chosen frame rate.

HP MagCloud Is Just About All You Can Ask for in Budget Self-Publishing

For any photographer who wants to self-publish a look book, brochure or calendar, HP offers a high-quality, low-cost option with MagCloud.

Review: "The Passionate Photographer: Ten Steps Toward Becoming Great"

"The Passionate Photographer" contains some very basic technical information scattered throughout, and Step Six (a useful conceit of the book is that chapters are called Steps) is a 16-page discussion about light and color, but this is not a book about technology or photographic technique.