OOC LIVE Episode 5: Luminosity Masks with Greg Benz

Our fifth episode of Out of Chicago LIVE featured Chris Smith as he welcomed Summer Conference instructor Greg Benz to talk about luminosity masks. Tune in below! [iframevideo] [/iframevideo] And [...]


Shooting and stitching panoramas

When shooting cityscapes, and especially skylines, I like using wide image aspect ratios to showcase the width of the city. While sometimes it just means cropping 2:1, I often shoot panoramas to [...]


OOC LIVE Episode 4: Mirrorless in the Windy City

Our fourth Out of Chicago LIVE show welcomed Summer Conference instructors Jamie MacDonald and Mike Boening, as they discussed photographing Chicago with mirrorless cameras, and the June [...]


OOC LIVE Episode 3: Photographing Life in the City

Our third Out of Chicago LIVE show welcomed guest host Levi Sim, who was joined by fellow Summer Conference instructors Robert Vanelli and Derrick Story. The trio discussed photographing life in [...]


Last minute conference details, Midwest Camera Repair and Bar Louie: OOC Episode 42

http://media.blubrry.com/outofchicago/p/content.blubrry.com/outofchicago/Episode_42.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreIn this packed episode of the Out of [...]


Big additions, changes, and your last chance for Out of Chicago 2016!

We’ve made some big additions to this year’s conference. We’ve added Matt Kloskowski, Steve Simon, Blake Rudis, Satoki Nagata, and James Maher to our lineup. They are all [...]


Getting ready for the Out of Chicago Summer Conference: OOC Podcast Episode 23

http://media.blubrry.com/outofchicago/p/content.blubrry.com/outofchicago/OOC_Episode_23.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreChris Smith gives us an inside look [...]