Thats a wrap!

Posted on February 3rd, 2014

Popular Photography is one of our favorite resources, with great reviews on camera equipment and editing software. The 2013 Popular Photography Readers Photo contest winners have been announced! Check out these fantastic images and other galleries here:

http://www.popphoto.com/photos/2014/01/2013-readers-photo-contest-winners

The Inner Workings

Posted on January 9th, 2014

Canon shows us the inner workings of their lenses, and demonstrates the action that mechanical parts go through to make the perfect photo! Check out the video from the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show!

http://petapixel.com/2014/01/08/canon-shows-inner-workings-lenses-cool-ces-demos/

Classic Memphis Photography

Posted on January 6th, 2014

Happy New Year!

2014 is looking to be an exciting year for everyone here at Walpole Photo. Gary was recently interviewed about a classic Memphis photographer, Don Newman, and his visionary work in the city. Some of Mr. Newmans fine work is on display at the Crosstown Arts gallery through January 11th and is a must see for any Memphis native, history or photography buff!

Check out the article here: http://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2014/jan/1/cameramans-collection/

Learn more about the Crosstown Arts center here: http://crosstownarts.org

Portraits of the World

Posted on November 14th, 2013

Photographer Jimmy Nelson has created a series of photos capturing some of the remotest tribes on Earth. These people live today the way their ancestors did centuries before, and honor their traditions and heritage. These incredible portraits can be found here http://www.boredpanda.org/vanishing-tribes-before-they-pass-away-jimmy-nelson/

The Power of Color

Posted on September 19th, 2013

The advent of color film and television changed the way the world views itself. The developement of digital photography expanded on that evolution, and the range of colors capturable by camera. Digital photography is able to discern a wider variety of shades in color, particularly greens. Colors have a profound impact on our perception of what surrounds us, as well as the choices we make. Read more about how colors affects our world here:

http://www.webpagefx.com/blog/web-design/psychology-of-color-infographic/