Panasonic GH4, Leica Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 lens, f/1.2, 1/2000s, ISO 200. Copyright Levi Sim.

We’ve frequently talked about using polarizing filters to make more striking landscape photographs, but they are at least as important for making more vibrant portraits, and cutting your retouching time in half. Let me show you how it works, as well as some general tips. What Does a Polarizer Do? Polarizers reduce the visible affect […]

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We’re hard at work on tutorials and product reviews, but we’d like to better understand what gear you think you’ll buy in the new year.  Please share what gear you’re most interested in learning about or have already decided to buy.  Comments are welcome too.  You can vote for as many items as you plan […]

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Editor’s Note:  We recently put Drobo storage devices in the hands of the Photofocus writing team.  We asked them to dig in and find little known features or benefits that really helped them in their workflow.  If you’re thinking about getting a Drobo, you can Save $90 with the code HOLIDAYFOCUS and enter to win at www.drobo.com/photofocus.   Part […]

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Have you ever wanted to improve the lens on your iOS device?  In this tutorial I’ll show you how to use a special case from iOgrapher that let’s you attach C-mount lenses.  These are very affordable and let you adapt your device. Enhance your iPad shooting, by attaching a lens. Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman show you […]

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Photography has come a long way over the last 10 years. With our transition into digital photography, new techniques have been discovered, and work that once seemed impossible is being created on a day to day basis. Sure, we’ve seen the advances digital sensors have done for photography – but I want to talk to […]

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Our partners over at lynda.com have unlocked 12 classes as part of their 12 Days of Learning.  This is a chance to take 12 free classes without needing to sign up for a trial. My recommendations is that you  try some of the free classes out, and if you like it, Photofocus readers get a 10 day free […]

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Shooting a time-lapse movie on a GoPro is very easy process.  Getting a finished product can be simple too if you use the free software that comes with the camera.  You can easily assemble the frames, tweak the color, and remove the wide-angle distortion. This specific tutorial is from the Video Gear Weekly series presented […]

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