Light Stalking in the Press

Here's what people have been saying about Light Stalking and where we have been showing up in the media and around the web. If you want to make a press inquiry, please contact us.

Nikon Recommended our "How to Photograph the Milky Way" Guide

Chris Ratcliffe/Getty Images - A supermoon rises behind St. Paul's Cathedral and skyscrapers on January 31, 2018, in London.

Date: March 25, 2019

Nikon says:

Please note that this is a photography event and not a family picnic. We strongly advise against lighting bonfires, as these can get in the way of the work of the photographers.

- Here are some helpful links to jump start your learning on capturing the night sky:


Here's how to get a photo of the super full wolf moon during the eclipse this weekend

Chris Ratcliffe/Getty Images - A supermoon rises behind St. Paul's Cathedral and skyscrapers on January 31, 2018, in London.

Date: January 20, 2019

News Week says:

A lunar eclipse along with a full moon and a supermoon is a pretty special occasion and those who are taking the time to go somewhere to watch the lunar event probably want to capture it on camera to remember it by.


According to the Data, Light Stalking in Top Five Photography Blogs 

top 50 photography sites

Date: March 8, 2018

New data analytics platform, Detailed, which collects a rolling total of site mentions and links, has placed Light Stalking firmly in the top 5 photography blogs in the world. 

UPDATE: As of March 13, Light Stalking has reached number 2 on this rolling table.

Light Stalking Shared on Amazon's DPReview

Photo by Jakob Owens

Date: December 18, 2017

Digital Photography Review:

All the latest digital camera reviews and digital imaging news. Lively discussion forums. Vast samples galleries and the largest database of digital camera specifications.

Date: January 5, 2017


Winter is coming. Colder weather doesn't have to mean the end of outdoor photography! Our friends at Light Stalking have some great tips to keep you snapping photos right through the winter months.

Date: November 12, 2017


A look at the best photography blogs online today, from sites with gear reviews and Photoshop tutorials to spotlights on contemporary photographers.

Photo by Jason Row

Date: December 6, 2017

From Lightroom:

Visual balance is key for photography. Understand how to achieve it with @jasonrowphoto:

Date: October 10, 2017


Camera bags protect your gear while you're out on a shoot or off traveling. These are the best camera bags you can buy.

Date: October 11, 2017

From Google Books:

A behind-the-scenes account of how death is presented in the media.

Cite: Jason D. Little - What are the ethics of digital manipulation in photography?

Date: August 24, 2017

From Feedspot:

Best Photography Blogs for wedding, food, newborn, underwater, fashion, street, nature, wildlife, travel, beauty, real estate, advertising, panoramic & more.

Light Stalking continued to maintain a top 10 rating on most social metric analyses of photography blogs in 2017

Date: September 4, 2017

From Bloomsbury:

Understanding light is fundamental to good photography. How any image is lit will change how the viewer sees and interprets the content. The second edition of Lighting teaches the theory and background of how light works, the different types of light and the rules it obeys.

Light Stalking was cited by renowned photography educator, David Präkel, in the webography of his academic book on photography (page 179), specifically for the high quality of our content on lighting. 

Date: July 7, 2017

From Fujifilm UK:

How could a smashed lens possibly be good for your photography? Well, read this by #X100S user jasonrowphoto

Date: August 22, 2017


In this blog, we've highlighted some of our sites that can help you improve your photography skills.

Date: December 27, 2016


We’ve sorted through the incredible selection of photography blogs to bring you the cream of the crop. Read reviews of new gear, pick up tips, be inspired.

Date: August 22, 2017

From Adobe:

Dramatize the skies with these three tips:

Date: September 9, 2016, 2017

From Feedspot:

Best Photography Blogs for wedding, food, newborn, underwater, fashion, street, nature, wildlife, travel, beauty, real estate, advertising, panoramic & more.

Light Stalking remains one of the go-to blogs in photography from a diverse range of sources.

Date: November 4, 2015


What They Didn’t Teach You In Photo School: The secrets of the trade that will make you a success in the industry by Demetrius Fordham

Light Stalking continues to get noticed by new photography books, this time from New York photographer, Demetrius Fordham's new tome, "What They Didn't Teach You in Photo School."

Date: April 24, 2016

The Light Stalking Facebook page has risen to become the most engaged photography community on Facebook, despite not being the biggest. This is testament to the quality of content produced as well as great fans who continue to make Light Stalking one of the most welcoming communities in photography. 

Date: September 27, 2015


Some types of photos might look best in colour, while others could be improved if you convert them to black and white. 

Convert Photos To Black And White When You Want To Emphasize Texture

Date: April 7, 2015


As a user and a fan of Lightroom, I’m always looking to eke out another drop of efficiency or image quality from the program that touches every one of my photographs. Whether you’re a Lightroom newbie or a longtime user like me, you may want to take a look at Jason Row’s Lightstalking post to read about five underused tools that might make Lightroom more useful for you.

Date: August 20, 2015

From Twitter:

​Don't miss @LightStalking's list of ten essential Lightroom tools for landscape photography:

Light Stalking continues to be shared by the giants of the industry with Adobe Lightroom sharing a recent article with their 375k followers.

Date: December 8, 2014

From Twitter:

[email protected] gives advice on how to motivate yourself to carry along your tripod:

Adobe shares Jason Row's Light Stalking article on Lightroom Tools for Landscape photographers to over 1.5 million fans on Twitter and Facebook. 

Date: January 25, 2015

From Twitter:

Learn how adding a human element can elevate your landscape photography from @LightStalking:

Adobe continues to find value in sharing Light Stalking articles with their massive photography audiences.

Date: November 10, 2014

From Gizmodo:

It's daylight savings time. And you know what that means. The world goes dark for the foreseeable future. Let's make the best of it, and for this week's Shooting Challenge, let's photograph really dark stuff.

Date: August 14, 2014

From Dpmag:

Mastering The Art Of Panning

Date: August 14, 2014

From Lifehacker:

Professional photographers and casual photo snappers will both likely find a new free book of interest in this collection of photography eBooks.

Date: February 2, 2014

From Photoshelter:

The Photographer's Outlook on 2014

We were pleasantly surprised to learn that photography enthusiasts surveyed in Photoshelter's annual state of the photography industry report had nominated Light Stalking as one of the sites that they follow. 

Date: September 23, 2013

From Amazon:-September 23, 2013 12:31 AM

Mastering Digital Photography: Jason Youn's Essential Guide to Understanding the Art & Science of Aperture, Shutter, Exposure, Light, & Composition [Jason Youn]

Fantastic that Jason Youn has recommended Light Stalking as a great resource for photographers. His book is available on Amazon in both Kindle and physical versions.

Date: September 23, 2013

From Canon:

What's your ONE tip you'll give someone who's starting out in.

Date: September 12, 2013

Adobe, the world's largest company producing photography software, has shared a recent Light Stalking article with their almost 1 million followers on both Facebook and Twitter.

Date: August 25, 2013

Sulia is an amazing and popular content aggregation platform from folks who were involved with building the list functionality on Twitter. Light Stalking continues to perform well in these types of third party trust metric aggregators.

Date: February 29, 2013

From Lifehacker:

Given the ubiquity of the camera phone and their ever increasing quality, there are people who are perfectly content having their mobile device also serve as their only camera.

Date: January 31, 2013

From Dpmag:

Digital Photo Magazine blog features Light Stalking article on tethering.

Date: February 8, 2013

From Gizmodo:

Given the ubiquity of the camera phone and their ever increasing quality, there are people who are perfectly content having their mobile device also serve as their only camera.

Gizmodo, one of the top 1000 most popular websites on the internet, has featured a recent Light Stalking article penned by Jason D Little.

Date: September 9, 2012

From Adobe Lightroom:

These photographers are taking the path of beautiful composition. See examples of photographs of tracks and paths on Light Stalking:

Date: December 4, 2012

From Wefollow

Influence tracking website WeFollow has given Light Stalking a ranking of 3rd most influential brand in photography online, up from 7th position only 12 months ago.

Date: June 20, 2012

From Adobe:

The folks at Adobe LightRoom have shared a Light Stalking article with their almost half a million photography fans.

Date: August 5, 2012

From Dpmag:

The folks at the famous Digital Photo Magazine have again shared one of Light Stalking's articles with their web followers.

Photo by Aron

Date: May 4, 2012

From CBS

CBS News has shared a Light Stalking guide to how to photograph the moon in time for the upcoming "super moon" this weekend.

Date: May 2, 2012

From Cnet:

CBS owned technology hub CNet has referenced a Light Stalking article on How to Photograph the Moon in time for this weekend's "Super Moon."

Date: March 8, 2012

From Dpmag:

The folks at Digital Photo Magazine recently recommended a Light Stalking book review of Kevin Kubota’s Lighting Notebook to their readers.

Date: March 8, 2012

From Adobe Lightroom:

Beaches turn into a winter wonderland with these images on @Lightstalking:  #togs

Date: February 26, 2012

From Adobe Photoshop:

The makers of Photoshop, Adobe have shared another of Light Stalking's tutorial articles with their 3.5 million Facebook fans and 150,000 Twitter followers.

Date: February 7, 2012

From Huffingtonpost:

Light Stalking appeared in a recent article on amazing macro photographer, Thoams Shahan, writtern by news editor at the Huffington Post, Timothy Stenovec.

Date: January 4, 2012

From Adobe Photoshop Elements:

The folks at Adobe have again shared a Light Stalking tutorial with their fans - this time on the Photoshop Elements fan page of Facebook!

Date: January 18, 2012

From Scott Kelby:

Famous photographer, Scott Kelby, publisher of many amazing photograpy books and courses, recommends Light Stalking article on using a guide for travel photography.

Photo by hisa fujimoto

Date: December 23, 2011

From Holland Tourism:

Holland's official tourism board recently shared a Light Stalking collection with lovers of Holland!

Date: December 21, 2011

From B&H:

B&H Photo Video is one of the world's biggest camera retailers. With a huge fan following they look for top quality content to share. Light Stalking fit the bill!

Date: November 15, 2011

From Klout:

Light Stalking has been named by Klout as a top ten influencer in photography.

Date: September 30, 2011

From Adobe Lightroom:

Makers of Lightroom and Photoshop, Adobe recently shared one of Light Stalking's Lightroom tutorials on their official Facebook page with over 350,000 fans.

Date: September 22, 2011

From Forth Comingrough Guide:

We have just been informed that the famous Rough Guides have a new forthcoming title on photography, aptly titled The Rough Guide to Photography in which Light Stalking has been referenced and credited! Go us!

Date: September 15, 2011

National Geographic:

The folks at the Radar at National Geographic have been spreading the word about one of Light Stalking's recent articles on photographing museums.

Date: September 19, 2011

From DP mag:

Tom Dinning's great article on "How to Photograph Museums and Galleries" has been picked up by the folks at Digital Photo Magazine. This comes hot on the heals of the same article being shared on the National Geographic site.

Date: August 30, 2011

From CNN Press Room:

CNN has acquired technology company Zite, a news app for the iPad that gives users a personalized magazine-like experience, it was announced today by Jim Walton, president of CNN Worldwide. Light Stalking content is syndicated by Zite as part of their app.

Date: August 25, 2011

From Digital Pro Talk:

David Ziser is a well known wedding photographer, collumnist for Professional Photographer Magazine, founder of and author of "Captured By The Light, The Essential Guide To Extraordinary Wedding Photography." 

Date: August 24, 2011


Adobe are makers of the famous Photoshop software and regularly share Light Stalking stories with their 2.7 million Facebook followers.

Date: August 24, 2011

From Nikon:

Rob Wood, Editor of Light Stalking was asked by Nikon to help judge their "I Am Nikon" campaign competition.

Date: August 24, 2011

Fotolia is Europe's #1 stock agency and shares Light Stalking guide to stock photography with their audience.

Date: August 24, 2011

From WeFollow:

A list of the top Photography Twitter users. WeFollow is a directory of Twitter users organized by interests. Find likeminded friends today!

Photo by Andrew Kuznetsov

Date: August 24, 2011

From Scott Kelby:

Best article on photographing buildings I've read in a while. It will make some people mad, but it made me very happy!

Date: August 24, 2011

From Flipboard:

Flipboard, winner of Apple's Top iPad app of 2010 and acquirer of over $60 million in VC funding is now using Light Stalking as a major content provider for their photography category.

Date: August 24, 2011

From Zite:

iPad newsreading app "Zite," which had over 120,000 downloads in its first week and was mentioned in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Mashable, TIME, Fast Company and Venture Beat has begun integrating Light Stalking content for its photography feed.

Date: August 25, 2011

From Digg:

Light Stalking's collection of Astrophtography images made the front page of famous social news site,

Date: August 25, 2011

From Twitter:

Light Stalking has been added by Twitter to the "Who to Follow" list in their Art & Design category alongside the likes of  The New Yorker Magazine, The Getty Museum and the Magnum Photo Agency.

Date: August 25, 2011

From Outdoor Photographer:

Light Stalking writer, Christopher O’Donnell, took out the first prize in the Outdoor Photographer Magazine “Nature’s Colors” competition with this fantastic shot of clover!

Date: August 31, 2011

From Discover Magazine:

Discover Magazine has shared a Light Stalking collection of star trails with their online readers.