Rangefinder Editorial Calendar
POWER OF PRINT We start the year with a mission: getting photographers to understand and realize the importance of print in their businesses, which includes getting clients to invest in printed albums, wall art, papers, special projects and more.
WPPI SHOW GUIDE / THE HOW-TO ISSUE Techniques for posing, boudoir, wedding shoots, maternity, babies, specialized portraiture and more.
THE LIGHTING ISSUE Lighting setups for indoor and outdoor portrait shoots, dark wedding venues, formal portraits and group setups, in-studio multiple light setups and more.
FILMMAKING/MOTION/VIRTUAL REALITY A close-up look at the art of filmmaking for wedding and event photographers, plus tutorials on audio, editing, special video upsells for your clients, and a special piece on how virtual reality is making its mark in wedding photography. *Extra Distribution at NAB
THE AFTER-CAPTURE ISSUE Pro tips, tricks and techniques on efficient workflow, color management, post-production, editing, retouching and more.
THE SOCIAL ISSUE How much time and effort do you put into social networks? What are the trends, best practices, SEO rankings and new sites you should be tapped into? We answer all these questions and more.
DESTINATION WEDDINGS/TRAVEL ISSUE Everything wedding, including proposal and engagement shoots abroad, top travel wedding spots around the globe, creative food images, shot lists and unique shoot locations, plus everything you need to know to get you and your equipment there (access, permits, weather and backup plans).
BACK TO SCHOOL (SPORTS AND SENIORS) High School Senior and sports portraiture from A to Z – access, concepts, propping, posing and branding/ marketing.
THE HOT PRODUCTS BUYER’S GUIDE Best cameras, lenses, software, storage, printers, papers, backdrops, video rigs, tripods, albums, mobile apps and much, much more.
30 RISING STARS OF WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY The best emerging talent in the industry today nominated by industry insiders (blog and magazine editors, veteran photographers, vendor sponsors and Rf editors, etc.) and judged by the Rangefinder editorial staff. A special winners’ gallery will be featured both in print and online.
PHOTO ANNUAL A juried selection of the best photos of the year, also a look at trends in wedding and portrait photography, The most talked about innovations and products; some of the most inspirational images of the past year.