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What's in Your Gear Bag?

Helloooo there, I am Dixie Dixon, I currently shoot internationally for major advertising, editorial, and fashion clients! I love bringing each brand’s personality to life in my imagery and for me the connection is everything! I go to great lengths to connect with the people I work with and am inspired by their energy.

Spit, Storage and Keeping My Small Business Afloat

One of the most common questions I receive about being a filmmaker for surf sports is how I get such clear images. After all, I’m in the water, out among the waves with the athletes I’m shooting. Underwater housing or not, my lens should be covered in drops and spray, right? So why do the images look bone dry and super crisp?

FreeWheelin' with Lucas Gilman and Red Bull

From the frigid beaches of Iceland to the treacherous water falls in the rain forests of South America, renowned Adventure Photographer and G-TEAM Ambassador, Lucas Gilman traverses the globe capturing once in a lifetime images. As a former category winner of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest, who better to educate and excite the community about the contest than he?

Supercharge Adobe Photoshop Workflow with Scratch Disks

“You’ll be stunned at how much snappier Photoshop feels”

Tom Barnes, portrait and music photographer and G-TEAM veteran is a busy man to say the least.  Between back-to-back shoots and edits for Channel 4, Kerrang! and Sony Music he still manages to find time for sleep, cups of tea, and maybe even a movie with the wife.

The Minimalist Shoot: The art of downsizing for exotic destinations

During the month of November this past year, I was able to take a trip of a lifetime, traveling to exotic places in Southeast Asia and Africa. My trip began by visiting Angkor Wat in Cambodia, a place on my bucket list since my early teens. It was more magnificent than I ever imagined. I found beauty and inspiration at every corner.

Good is Winning: On Tour with Pope Francis

"Throughout time, a knot has been used to symbolize tension and struggle," writes Jeremy Cowart, arguably the most influential photographer on the Internet. "The undoing of a knot symbolizes freedom from these burdens—a release of pressure."

Up in the AIR

So often many of us are inspired by the creativity, innovation and shear grit of those around us. Vincent Laforet, one of our G-TEAM Ambassadors, is certainly one who not only exudes those qualities, but also has that innate ability to share his talents with others.