VOLUME XXXV ISSUE 3 MARCH 2015
GEAR & TECHNIQUES
70 How I Got That Shot:
A Soulful Group Portrait
The portrait photographer shares his
techniques for planning and directing
successful group portraits.
B Y HOLLY STUART HUGHES
72 Product Reviews
Samsung NX1; Fujifilm X100T;
Broncolor Siros 800 S.
B Y GREG SCOBLE TE
78 Frames Per Second:
The ABCs of B-roll
their methods for getting all the
B-roll footage they need to make
great videos. BY GREG SCOBLETE
82 11 Action Cameras
for Stills and Video
From 4K to full HD, the newest crop of
action cameras blend rugged durability
with high quality video and still
recording. BY GREG SCOBLE TE
CES PRODUCT NE WS
New cameras, storage devices, drones that fly themselves.
PDN VIDEO: BRIAN SMI TH ON PORTRAI TURE
Creating rapport with your subjects.
MINI REVIE W: VSN MOBIL’S V.360 CAMERA
A new camera for 360-degree stills and video.
MINI REVIEW: TIFFEN STEADICAM CURVE
Putting the portable stabilizer for action cams through its paces.
HOW BETTER B-ROLL MAKES BETTER VIDEOS
Work by the photographer-directors in this month’s
Frames Per Second.
This Month on PDNONLINE.COM
WHO’S SHOOTING WHAT
Creatives, ad agencies and photographers behind new ad campaigns
from around the world. www.pdnonline.com/wsw.
PEOPLE ON THE MOVE
Recent new hires, changes at photo agencies, and where your clients
are now. www.pdnonline.com/potm.
Visit PDNOnline to access your free Digital Edition and read all of our
subscriber-only online articles.
88 Our Land
Dennis DeHart’s wide-ranging
project on the Columbia River Basin
explores the cultural and ecological
connections between communities
in four U.S. states and Western
Canada. BY CONOR RISCH
91 Big Donuts
For his new series, “BLAST,” Jim
Mangan collaborated with rally-car driver Ken Block to create
photographs of dust patterns in
the remote Utah desert.
BY CONOR RISCH
6 Letter from the Editor
9 Letter from the Publisher
20 Our Picks
94 Reader Comments/
96 End Frame:
Lessons in Seeing
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES