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TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Listening to your Subjects


Whenever I approach a shoot, whether that’s a commercial shoot or just I’m just shooting with my friends for fun, I often have preconceived ideas about what I want capture. That’s my shot list, and it always includes several ideas for the … [Read more]

COOL STUFF: 7 Photography Hacks


My buddy Ulrich Grill started a line of clothing for photographers called COOPH—pretty sharp-looking, modern clothing, if you ask me. And to promote the brand, he has been busy creating a series of educational videos. Having my own “Getting the … [Read more]

NEWS: “Cerro Torre” Film Now Available

David Lama and Peter Ortner in El Chalten, Argentina.Cerro TorreRed Bull

When David Lama first stepped foot in Patagonia in 2009, he was a sport climber whose ambitions of free-climbing Cerro Torre outweighed his experience. Yet three years later, when he finally achieved his dream of free climbing one of the most … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Shooting Ad Campaigns


When shooting for advertising campaigns, your client will often have a very specific idea about what they want. My job is to go out into the field and deliver that content. In my latest Tech Tip for Adorama TV, I will bring you along on one of my … [Read more]

LATEST WORK: Reflecting Back on the Dawn Wall


©Corey Rich / Aurora Photos Seven years ago, my friend Tommy Caldwell asked me to join him on El Capitan. “I think I’ve found a potential new free climb,” he said. “But it’s really, really hard. I don’t know if I’ll ever be strong enough to do … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Backlight Photography


There are just some basic photography fundamentals that will save the day. Working with backlight is one of those fundamentals. Just because there’s harsh midday light doesn’t mean you need to put your camera down or get out an arsenal of strobes to … [Read more]