Howard Gotfryd

Howard Gotfryd

Senior Copy Editor and visitor from a far-away galaxy Howard Gotfryd honed his editing and publishing skills at the City University of New York, and in positions at NewsweekSports Illustrated for Kids, and Us Weekly magazines. His prime directive is to clean up other people's messes, professionally and personally. 

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4 months ago
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Just when you thought you were saved from the Upside Down, Polaroid Originals brings you the Stranger Things Edition i-Type Camera and instant film. The original OneStep Polaroid camera, from 1977 (for those of you who may remember the 1970s), was the inspiration for the design...
6 months ago
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The B&H SuperStore is not well known as a retailer of musical instruments. It’s true that our audio department has offered synthesizers, keyboards, controllers, and digital pianos for a long time, but we’re probably not the first place you think of when you’re thinking about guitars,...
7 months ago
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Aside from being the person at B&H Explora who spends his days chasing grammar and punctuation errors, I have also been playing guitar off and on since I was 16 years old and, to put that into perspective, I am now just about ready to enroll in Part A of Medicare. Until the end of the last Bush presidency, I was playing guitar and singing in a local New York bluegrass band. This entailed...
1 year ago
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Lowepro has just announced the redesigned line of Flipside AW II camera backpacks. The tough, new backpacks sport a similar look and feel to the previous models, with fabric and design upgrades that include a variety of laptop/tablet accommodations, and they do retain the security features and ease of access of the company’s signature Flipside design. The Lowepro...
2 years ago
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Just because we live in an age of high-tech photographic lighting technology doesn’t mean it’s always practical to drag around a cartload of power packs, flash heads, stands, scrims, softboxes, gobos, and cables. It also doesn’t mean having all that gear is going to make your portraiture look better. Even if it turns out that you can take it with you, the working photojournalist may not enjoy the...
4 years ago
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If you’ve ever been faced with stacks of Super 8 film reels in boxes, on shelves, in file cabinets, or stored in your attic, the idea of having all of it converted to digital video files is extremely appealing, especially if your projector no longer works as well as it used to. But, if you don’t have...
4 years ago
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Guitar effects pedals offer a huge range of possibilities for guitar-sound manipulation―there are literally hundreds of pedals from scores of manufacturers. If you or someone you know is not completely satisfied with the clean, unprocessed sound coming from their guitar and they want to experiment with and modify or color that sound, a great way to tweak it is with effects pedals, also called “...
6 years ago
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Brian Marcus, the co creator of the GL-1, guides you through the processes and techniques that make this revolutionary product so successful for his professional workflow.

6 years ago
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Whether you’re performing in live situations, practicing in your living room or looking for that natural sound for recording original music, an electric guitar amplifier is a must-have item. There are scores of them available. Determine which type you need by reading more below, and whether or not it will help you fulfill your musical goals.

 
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