Hometown Heroes, MPEX Experience, The Learning Studio!

TEDx Portraits Gallery Show March 18th with Spencer Lookabaugh and Angela Smith

Editor’s Note: The MPEX Learning Studio is proud to present an evening with the artists, Spencer Lookabaugh and Angela Smith.  Click here to register for the free open house, Friday, March 18th to hear the artists talk about the work and the process of getting these large format portraits produced. Written by Spencer Lookabaugh Through November of 2015 […]

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Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

Capturing Beauty with the 5DS

Lately, I haven’t been really motivated to shoot or do anything specific with my photography work.  With the rainy and extremely hot summer, there’s not much I’ve been compelled to shoot outdoors.  I wanted to do something special for the new Canon 5DS.  This camera was released with the 5DS R and they both have […]

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Hometown Heroes, MPEX Experience

Maria Levitov

Here at Midwest, we’re always looking to highlight the great photographers in the area and what sets them apart! I had the honor of doing an interview with Maria Levitov, local photographer who shoots everything from wedding photography to portraiture and is always ready for a new challenge.  One of her projects, the Stranger Project, […]

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Gear Review, Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

All Geared Up: The Profoto B2 and Sony A7II

Our very own Spencer Lookabaugh took out some new, compact gear for a shoot here in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Check out his review of the B2 and the Sony A7II below! I love Profoto. I think they are one of the most innovative brands in the photo industry currently. Last year they released the groundbreaking […]

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Gear Review, Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

The Versatility of the Canon 1D-C

Many people know the Canon 1D-C as one of the best full frame cinematography cameras on the market.  With 4K shooting abilities and a durable build that protects it from the elements, this camera is a benchmark for quality. What about its still image quality?  I wanted to take this camera out to show its […]

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Gear Review, Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

Power with Ease: Bowens 400/400Rx Kit is a Studio Starter

If you are just starting a portraiture business, or just love taking portraits at home, studio strobes can be a big investment. If you have smaller space, or specialize in single portraiture, you probably do not need to spend thousands of dollars. The best bang for your buck is to get yourself a complete kit that […]

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MPEX Experience

Tips & Tricks: Portraits

Our Tips & Tricks series aims to give beginners, amateurs and professionals alike more ways to approach different aspects of photography and videography. For each installment, we’ve enlisted the expertise of our MPEX staff and have received their feedback on method and equipment. “So many people dislike themselves so thoroughly that they never see any […]

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