Melissa Niu of Photofocus and Chase Reynolds of LensRentals.com talk with commercial photographer Joe McNally about his decision to upgrade from the Nikon D800 to the D810 and how the D810 benefits flash shooters. https://youtu.be/7QrVxWnuz-8 Brought to you by LensRentals - http://bit.ly/pflensrentals SongFreedom - http://bit.ly/songfreedom Photofocus - https://photofocus.com About Joe McNally Joe McNally is an internationally acclaimed photographer whose career has spanned 30 years and included assignments in over 50 countries. He … [Read more...] about Nikon D810 vs D800 | Joe McNally – What’s in Your Bag
Recently my trusted Nikon d700 felt it needed a rest. The camera's shutter is rated for 150,000 clicks. I've put this poor camera through the mill taking 149,652 photos over the years. The shutter needs to be replaced at a cost of about $200.00. Not bad, but it maybe time for a new camera. This got me thinking. How many images did I take at the several FREE sporting events I shot or the many, many, many FREE photo shoots I've done? If I hadn't volunteered for these shoots, would my d700 still have life? Yes, but honestly I choose to do those … [Read more...] about Click away: Digital is FREE, or is it?
Winter is the perfect time to practice nighttime photography. I took advantage of the long nights during my Christmas holiday to make some photographs with a friend who hadn't done nighttime work before, and the tips I shared with her will help you get started making stunning star pictures, too. I don't mean this to be a comprehensive tutorial on astro photography, but these tips will get you past the frustrations of shooting at night. Most of the terms I mention are universal, but you may need to consult your camera's manual for specifics … [Read more...] about Getting Started with Nightscapes