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Featured Photographers

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Gabe McClintock

So who am I? My name is Gabe McClintock and i am photographer based out of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. I married my best friend…

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Scott Kelby

I actually use three different load-outs for the three different types of photography I do on a regular basis: (1) Sports Photography (2) Portraits…

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James Day

Hey folks! My name is James Day & I’m from Australia! WOOHOO! I’m a wedding photographer from Australia… and live in a little beachside…

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Lisa Rhinehart

Hello out there and a huge thank you to Mark for asking me to be a part of this project! My name is Lisa…

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Lara Jade

Hi everyone! My name is Lara Jade. I’m a fashion photographer from England; currently based in New York City. Although I made the move…

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Theilen Photography

We are Matt + Tara Theilen, two people who have fallen in love with each other and with photographing weddings. We are based out…

Recent Photographers

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Megan Allen

Hey, interwebs, Megan Allen here, and I’m a wedding photographer based in Southwest Ohio, shooting destinations worldwide. Fueled by coffee, I’m game to go…

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Chellise Michael

First of all, were so honored to be featured alongside so many talented photographers here on ShotKit… Thanks, Mark and kudos to you for…

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Dylan Patrick

Hey everyone! My name is Dylan Patrick, and I’m a headshot, portrait and hotel and architectural photographer currently based in Los Angeles. I began…

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Amani AlShaali

My name is Amani AlShaali, I’m a Fine Art Photographer based in Ajman, United Arab Emirates. I graduated from university with a degree in…

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Marc Rogoff

I originally trained as a Fashion designer and spent a chunk of my career managing and developing clothing brands. I picked up my first…

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Unai Perez

Hey everyone! My name is Unai and I am wedding photographer in Mandragora Photographers. We are based in Hondarribia, Spain. I have shot different…

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Brooke Shaden

I am a great believer in imagination, and once someone taps into theirs, it is only a matter of time before they search for…

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Van Middleton

Hi, my name is Van Middleton and I’m a wedding photographer based out of Byron Bay, Australia. I’ve always loved taking photos, so it…

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Sun and Life

We are Doriana + Jeff Hammond of Sun and Life Photography, a husband and wife photography team based out of Santa Cruz, CA. We…

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Deanna Mushins

Hey everyone, I am Deanna from D Images and what awesome community we are all part of and thanks Mark for the feature :)…

From the Blog

Photographic musings
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Spotlight on Wotancraft

Wotancraft for me has always been a brand that was shrouded in mystery. The medieval looking logo, the understated, gritty photography that greets you with…

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The Shotkit Book

Learn photography, improve your photography, discover great gear, grow your business, get inspired  – these are the goals I set out to accomplish when creating…

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Speed up Lightroom

Here’s another quick tip for you that you can take advantage of immediately to speed up Lightroom, potentially cutting your post processing time in half….

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Behind the Scenes at SLR Lounge

With over 2 million monthly visitors and multiple photography related posts published every day of the year, SLR Lounge is a force to be…

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Interview with Jay Cassario

If there’s one guy who has an interesting photography gear setup, it’s wedding photographer Jay Cassario. As a photography gear reviewer for both SLR Lounge…

Product Reviews

Recommended Camera Gear
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Sigma 24mm f/1.4 Art Review

If you’re a Nikon fanboy and refuse to believe that your beloved Nikon 24mm f/1.4G is untouchable, this may be painful for you to…

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Panasonic GH4 Review

After an exciting career running aerospace companies and a keen interest in all things photography related, a fluke request by my nephew to photograph his…

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Cloud Spot Review

I’ve spoken with a number of photographers who all share the same fate who struggle with finding an efficient means of delivering images to…

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Smart Albums 2 Review

I’ll be honest with you. As a wedding photographer, making albums in the past has been a major pain in the butt! In fact, most…

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Sony A7II Review

In October of 2013, Sony announced the Sony Alpha 7 and Sony Alpha 7R, a date that may be remembered later on as the…

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Nikon D750 Review

What you are about to read is a very down to earth, real life shooting, working man’s review of the new Nikon D750. I’ve…