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Mobile Mondays: Five tips for taking better video with your smartphone
Mobile phones are so great these days — the use and functionality of them are far superior to in the...
Mobile Mondays: Seven sensational smartphone video tips
With so much mobile video content being produced every minute, good technique can help your video stand out. Here are...
Visualizing production through site surveys for video and photo projects
Not sure what you're walking into for your next video or photo project? In this ThinkTAP Learn video, instructor Richard...
How to avoid Intellectual Property when shooting video for stock
Intellectual property? What is intellectual property and how/why does it matter in videos for stock? These are top-of-mind issues that...
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Three Tips For Making Videos
Video clips are one of the best ways to both record memories and bring a little extra cash. Mirrorless cameras...
Quickly Delete Apple Live Photos in Lightroom
I shoot a lot of images on my iPhone. It’s the camera that’s always with me when I stumble upon...
Setting a Self Timer for Bracketing HDR Images on Sony Cameras
Sometimes I forget to pack a remote shutter release when I stumble upon an HDR scene. Luckily I can set...
Setting up Bracketing on Sony Cameras
Nikon and Canon cameras have a button on the camera body to enable a bracketing mode. Sony cameras don’t…I’d buried...
How to Expose a Video Shot
Correct exposure for video capture is complicated by several factors. Even if you’ve mastered it for stills workflows, additional limitations...
Understanding White Balance & Video
When shooting video, it is important to achieve a white balancing setting that gives you the desired color temperature at...
How to Expose the Shot for Timelapse Photography
This is part 6 of a series on timelapse photography. Generally you’re going to avoid shooting in an Automated mode like Program,...
Choosing the Right Record Format for Timelapse Photography
This is part 4 of a series on timelapse photography. Your camera offers two or even three ways to make a timelapse...

Quickly Delete Apple Live Photos in Lightroom

I shoot a lot of images on my iPhone. It’s the camera that’s always with me when I stumble upon something interesting. In 2015 Apple introduced Live Photos at the iPhone 6s release, which creates a video showing the moments right before

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Setting up Bracketing on Sony Cameras

Nikon and Canon cameras have a button on the camera body to enable a bracketing mode. Sony cameras don’t…I’d buried under the shooting mode menu. Once you know what you’re looking for and configure your settings, it’s very easy to

Read More

How to Expose a Video Shot

Correct exposure for video capture is complicated by several factors. Even if you’ve mastered it for stills workflows, additional limitations make video capture more difficult. As a photographer, you’re can take advantage of shooting in different program modes for unique

Read More

Understanding White Balance & Video

When shooting video, it is important to achieve a white balancing setting that gives you the desired color temperature at the point of acquisition.  While you can apply filters or effects during editing, these can add additional processing time to

Read More

How to Expose the Shot for Timelapse Photography

This is part 6 of a series on timelapse photography. Generally you’re going to avoid shooting in an Automated mode like Program, Shutter Priority, or Aperture Priority.  You need to shoot manual to really control the camera. Let’s briefly revisit the Exposure

Read More

Quickly Delete Apple Live Photos in Lightroom

I shoot a lot of images on my iPhone. It’s the camera that’s always with me when I stumble upon something interesting. In 2015 Apple introduced Live Photos at the iPhone 6s release, which creates a video showing the moments right before

Read More

Setting up Bracketing on Sony Cameras

Nikon and Canon cameras have a button on the camera body to enable a bracketing mode. Sony cameras don’t…I’d buried under the shooting mode menu. Once you know what you’re looking for and configure your settings, it’s very easy to

Read More

How to Expose a Video Shot

Correct exposure for video capture is complicated by several factors. Even if you’ve mastered it for stills workflows, additional limitations make video capture more difficult. As a photographer, you’re can take advantage of shooting in different program modes for unique

Read More

Understanding White Balance & Video

When shooting video, it is important to achieve a white balancing setting that gives you the desired color temperature at the point of acquisition.  While you can apply filters or effects during editing, these can add additional processing time to

Read More

How to Expose the Shot for Timelapse Photography

This is part 6 of a series on timelapse photography. Generally you’re going to avoid shooting in an Automated mode like Program, Shutter Priority, or Aperture Priority.  You need to shoot manual to really control the camera. Let’s briefly revisit the Exposure

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Essential Equipment for Timelapse Photography

This is part 3 of a series on timelapse photography. Let’s review some of the most important gear you can use with timelapse photography.  This is the bare bones needs that won’t set you back a lot of money. Tripod. The very

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What to Capture for Timelapse Photography

This is part 2 of a series on timelapse photography. When it comes to time-lapse, the primary objective is to get a great exposure in the camera. Revisit the Exposure Triangle, so you balance out the aperture, the ISO, and the shutter

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What is Timelapse Photography?

This is part 1 of a series on timelapse photography. Time-lapse photography is the closest thing to how you shoot as a still photographer.  It’s essentially clicking a shutter and making a single image, over and over again…potentially thousands of times sequentially.

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