Monthly Archives: October 2011

Light Painting—So Hot Right Now!

If you’ve ever taking a photography class, experimenting with night photography and long exposure times was most likely an assignment. You’d set up your tripod, set your camera to “bulb”, walk around your darkened house setting off an external flash and then call it day. Well, a group of contemporary artists has taken this technique […]

Tips from a Pro: Jack Atley

On Wednesday I attended the Lowepro Photography Webinar with Australian photographer Jack Atley.  Jack Atley is a professional commercial photographer with clients ranging from the Sydney Opera House to Coca Cola to Peugeot to Gucci. His presentation was really well done and full of great anecdotes to illustrate his points. Plus, he has a fabulous Aussie […]

Lytro Goes Live!

A few weeks ago, I told you all about the revolutionary Lytro light field camera that allows you to capture a totally new type of photograph were you can shoot now and focus later. It is an incredible piece of technology and today Lytro launched the first model.  And, the camera is a totally cutie! Super compact, […]

JOBY | Peter Stathis Venture Collaboration Update

Dear friends, First, we would like to thank you for your continued support of the JOBY | Peter Stathis Venture Collaboration.  As I wrote previously, on August 25th, JOBY was acquired by the DayMen Group, a market leader in photography and camera protection accessories. Unfortunately, based on new strategic direction, the Trapeze LED Table Light […]

Gigantic GorillaPods + Free Photo Classes

If there is one thing that JOBY couldn’t be more thankful for it is our amazing customers. We really lucked out! Maxwell, our distribution partner in Australia, is a long-time supporter of JOBY and a very creative one at that!  We really appreciate all of the fabulous things that they’ve done to promote our GorillaPod […]

Mid-Week Photo Break: Andrew B. Myers

Hello friends! It’s mid-day Wednesday and I’m sure you all are feeling that midweek slump coming on. Here is a quick dose of inspiration to power you through the rest of the week. Andrew B. Myers is a photographer based out of Toronto, Canada. His images are beautiful and nostalgic, but still have an undeniable […]

Contests: We won! And you can win!

Happy Friday friends! We are happy to announce that our JOBY | Peter Stathis Venture Collaboration lighting line has won two Spark:Pro Awards! The Spark Awards are the world’s first multi-level design awards. Designers from all skill sets are welcome, whether they are professional, novice or student. Both the Trapeze and Obus won this high […]