About Fstoppers

Fstoppers is an online community aimed at educating and inspiring photographers, videographers, and creative professionals.  Started in 2010 by founders Patrick Hall and Lee Morris, Fstoppers has grown into one of the top resources for photography lighting, gear reviews, business tips, behind the scenes, and industry news.

Today the website reaches over 1.5 million photographers and averages around 6 million pageviews a month. Fstoppers has been featured on NPR, The Huffington Post, Resource Magazine, Mashable, Gizmodo, Tech Crunch, Geek.com, Facebook Business, Vimeo Staff Picks, Adobe, Life Hacker, ABC News, BuzzFeed, and many other industry leading news outlets.  

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The Fstoppers Community

Our creative community is home to tons of talented artists, photographers, and creative professionals. It's free for anyone to create an account, share their work, and join in on the discussion.

Every day our editors comb through your submissions and feature some of the best work we see on our Instagram account, as well as the Photo of the Day and Editor's Picks sections of this site. You can read some tips for getting your work featured on Fstoppers here.

Meet the Writers

The news, gear reviews, and features we publish are written by a community of talented creative professionals. Below are some of the currently contributing writers to Fstoppers.

If you have a story you want to share with us you can contact us here.


Staff Writers