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Drobo users, beware of macOS 11 Big Sur
Announcing April’s contest winner
It’s World Backup Day & I’ve gotta get a bigger hard drive …
Getting my new pair of Drobos up and running
Weekly Wrap-Up: October 20-26, 2019
Drobo + Photofocus webinar: Family portraits with Levi Sim
I need a major data storage upgrade
Enjoying our messy office with perfectly sorted data
InFocus Interview Show: Securing your data with Mike Kubeisy
Understanding Light: A new webinar from Drobo and Photofocus
Editing video with a Drobo 5D3
Weekly Wrap-Up: September 8-14, 2019

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I need a major data storage upgrade

OK ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to get real. I’m opening up about a delicate issue I know a lot of female photographers are experiencing as well. Yes … I’m talking about “upgrading my data assets.” Openhearted confession I’ll put

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Editing video with a Drobo 5D3

In this article, I’m going to share with you my experience in using the Drobo 5D3 as a primary drive for editing video. I’ll be working in Davinci Resolve 16 editing and playing back in 4K ProRes HQ. These are

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Weekly Wrap-Up: September 8-14, 2019

This week at Photofocus brought us a few gear-centric articles, a Lightroom Classic tutorial and some huge news from Photofocus! Serge Ramelli started off the week by showing us best practices for editing in Lightroom Classic, while Chris Anson discussed

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The weekly wrap-up on Photofocus for August 11-17, 2019

Weekly Wrap-Up: August 11-17, 2019

Lots going on during the dog days of summer here at Photofocus. Photoshop becomes more fun with the Logickeyboard in a Levi Sim review. Julie Powell riffs on fractal prism filters for portraits. Mykii Liu praises Lightroom Classic’s GPU upgrade

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Adding hard drives to a Drobo 5D3

Drobo sent me a 5D3 direct-attached storage (DAS) unit for me to explore and play with and I wanted to share with you what I discovered. First, the 5D3 has five 3.5″ drive bays which means I can put five

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Weekly Wrap-Up: August 4-10, 2019

It’s been a great week at Photofocus! Here’s a few of our favorite posts from the past week. First, Chris Anson discusses the FAA forcing recreational drone users to register via LAANC, while Bryan Esler reviews Sony TOUGH memory cards.

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Avoiding memory card chaos

As photographers, we often take for granted one of the most important pieces of equipment we can invest in — memory cards. Whether you use CF or SD cards, there’s some simple things to remember in order to avoid card failure.

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Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure with Kevin Ames

Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

This Exposure Tactics post explains what a “technically proper” exposure is and how to get there. Remember I said technically proper, not creatively right. The three photos above are with different exposures. Each one brings out a different feeling or

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Mind Your Own Business: New year, new plans!

Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today Skip and I have a detailed discussion about what photographers can do to make 2021 (and 2022, actually) better than ever. “Growth

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Going wide with 24mm for street photography

For many photographers, 35mm is the ideal focal length for street photography. However, if you’ve ever been curious about wide you can go with your choice of lenses for this genre, the quick video above by Pierre Lambert will give

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Five exercises to help you see

We are all photographers. Phones. Tablets. Cameras. Every one of us can at almost any given moment take a photo. The question is how can you make your images different from anyone else’s? “The real voyage of discovery consists not

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