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Shooting Portraits Tethered Into Capture One at The Photo Cookout
134 portraits tethered to Capture One and edited with Mastin Labs Capture One styles at The Photo Cookout 2019 in New Orleans, LA. Read more
Chase Jarvis and Brandon Stanton on Creativity as a Practice
Speaking to a live audience in Seattle, Chase Jarvis was joined by Brandon Stanton of Humans of New York to discuss Jarvis' latest book, Creative Calling, centered around the idea that creativity is a cultivated practice. Read more
Photographers You Should Know: Vivian Maier
A professional nanny for over four decades, Vivian Maier lived her life in the shadows; a strange woman with a secret talent and a veiled past. Read more
Time is What Makes Your Photos Valuable
The 'mundane' photos you take now, will be the photos we treasure in the future. Read more
Why You Shouldn't Upgrade Your Camera Gear
You are being upsold on features and more megapixels. Those features won't make you a better photographer, and you know it deep down. Read more
Fathers: It goes fast. Don't forget to document your family.
This father's day, take a step back from the pressure of 'making it' and take a moment to capture the small magical moments with your children. Read more
Mastin Labs Presents: Motherhood & Photography
This Mother’s Day, we want to thank all the mothers out there who give so much out of pure love. Thank you or everything you do! Read more
The Inspired By Series
In this series, we collaborated with photographers to share who they are inspired by and why. Read more
The Intersection of Love and Photography (Video)
For Valentines Day, we invited local Seattle Photographers to discuss the intersection of love and photography. Read more
Don’t Tell Us You Can’t Find Diverse Photographers for Your Conference
I hope we as a photo community will hold all conferences to a higher standard and demand change. I know at Mastin Labs we will be. Read more
5 Books Every Photographer Should Read
The written work of great photographers, past and present, is an invaluable gift. Read more
Why Shoot Film?
Join Erich McVey in this post about why he chose to start shooting film and how it was key to his success as a wedding photographer. Read more
Yet Another Article About the Benefits of Shooting Film
Shooting film will make you a better photographer, period. Not convinced? Read this guest post by Photographer Zalmy Berkowitz. Read more