Rangefinder Editorial Calendar
The Portrait Issue Discover all the nuances of portrait photography – after all, a portrait is so much more than just a face looking at a camera. At times it’s a vibrant, graphic capture that’s part fashion, part environmental and part fine art. The idea of a portrait has so many interpretations and options, and we intend to cover all of them for you here!
Power of Print We keep the new year moving full steam ahead 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.
The Business Issue/WPPI SHOW GUIDE One of the best things about being a photographer in business is that you’re completely in control of you financial destiny. Discover how to navigate the growth and success of your business with primers on strategy, pricing secrets, in-person sales scenarios that really work and much more.
The Lighting Issue Lighting setups for indoor and outdoor portrait shoots, dark wedding venues, formal portraits and group setups, in-studio multiple light set ups and more.
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.
International Weddings 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).
Fashion & Beauty & Style Turn great ideas into gorgeous images as the top fashion portrait and beauty photographers talk everything from concepts and budgets to building a team to the big shoot day! Bonus: how to go from shooting weddings to shooting stylized model shoots for bridal magazines.
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.
Innovation & Trends We examine the trends in wedding and portrait photography; the most talked about innovations and products; some of the most inspirational images of the past year.