Robert Randall is Chicago based commercial advertising photographer. He’s won multiple awards, including the BMA National Award of Excellence, and recently talked to MM about his workflow

This week’s notable entries come from Rich G Photo and Design, Excelsior Photography, Stephanie Aipperspach, Simon Wolak, Michael Mel, PictureVibes and CFVickFotografia

This week’s notable entries come from Jessica Ann6, ECP Images, Laura Marino, Timo Le Fronque, Erik Lara Photography, 805 Studios and Sophia May

The fact that a softbox is easy to use does not mean that you cannot experiment with it. On the contrary, a softbox can be used in a number of creative ways, and this article will show one such example

This week’s notable entries come from Dorola, Robert Sobus, David Archer, Geoff Jones, Michael Mel and Zahar Bakutin

If you are planning to use a softbox for your next set-up, you should think about more than simply what shape to choose or where to put it. The size is just as important – perhaps even more so.

This week’s notable entries come from Tetyana Dyachenko, Stanislav Istratov, Kedori, Austin Portfolio, JTownStudio, Stanley L Moore and Ariadne Photography

Vincent Wolff shows how he turns a photo into a portrait pin-up illustration

This week’s notable entries come from EGo_Photography, ECP Images, NBMA Photography, MRak photo, Stanislav Istratov, A-M-P and Miss Leilani Jade

Most of us use it to create a soft, even and flattering light, but what we often forget is that the softbox is a versatile tool that can also be used to create a harder light with sharper shadows.