Competitors take on Adobe

Alternative image management and editing apps have been drawing more attention than ever before, following the photo community’s backlash against Adobe splitting Lightroom into two versions and shoehorning customers into its ‘perpetual rental’ plans. Lightroom now exists as ‘Classic’, the … Continue reading

Photojournalism’s integrity under fire by WPP

When the 2014 World Press Photo (WPP) contest results were revealed earlier this month, they were accompanied by¬†WPP managing director Lars Boering’s comments regarding the ‘integrity of the entries‘. Boering (pictured right) said 20 percent of entries that made it … Continue reading

New software aims to challenge Photoshop

When Apple announced the retirement of its professional photo editing software, Aperture, Adobe swooped in and invited Aperture users to jump ship to the Creative Cloud, furthering the market share the software behemoth enjoys. But Affinity Photo, a new piece … Continue reading