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Portrait Tips: Subtle Spice Not Ketchup
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: How To Tether Wirelessly With Lumix
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Hallelujah! Lr Update Includes Picture Styles For Lumix
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Is It Time To Update?
Don’t Bring a Wide-Angle Lens, Just Make Panos
Using 2 Cameras? Make It Easy: Sync the Time
TetherTools Case Relay Review and Tips for Lengthy Exposures
What to Look For At NAB 2016
Own a Panasonic GH4? It’s Time For a Major Upgrade
4K. What’s all the Hubub, Bub?
The Search for a Perfect Camera
Pinball Heroes: How I Previsualized and Realized a Photograph

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Using 2 Cameras? Make It Easy: Sync the Time

It is a tragedy to not make a picture because you don’t want to deal with post production. Yet, many photographers have exactly this feeling–that photography has become a burden. Here’s an idea to help make using two or more

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NAB Convention Floor

What to Look For At NAB 2016

It is that time of year again. NAB is just around the corner. My inbox and social media have already been flooded with official announcements and “unofficial” leaks. What am I excited to see on the show floor? There is a lot to cover, so let’s dive in.

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Own a Panasonic GH4? It’s Time For a Major Upgrade

I always like when my tools get a power boost.  Kudos to Panasonic which just released two pretty amazing features for the Panasonic DMC-GH4.  The company dropped a brand new update to the camera’s firmware taking it to version 2.5. Here’s what’s

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4K. What’s all the Hubub, Bub?

Over the last eighteen months, Panasonic, Sony, GoPro, Canon and Apple have brought new 4K cameras to market. With this in mind, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. Let’s see if we can shed some light on that issue.

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The Search for a Perfect Camera

I’m in the market for a new camera and it’s been a struggle to decide which one I want. Being a techie, I’ve analyzed every spec and feature from all the cameras, weighed cost and portability, and compared it to the gear I already have. And still no answer.

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Spider Pro Hand Strap

I don’t use neck straps, and I generally advise everyone against them. I think they’re a poor design and dangerous to your body–with as much shooting as I do, carrying a camera was damaging my neck. You may have read

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There’s Just 1 Trick to Photographing Glasses

The trouble with photographing eyeglasses is that they’re made of glass, which is generally pretty reflective and reflections of my flashes may obscure the eyes behind the glass, and if we can’t see a person’s eyes we might as well

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My Portrait System — Great Shots Each Time

I photograph a lot of people in their places–people working and living and their environments. These environmental portraits are so much fun to make, but I’ve usually got a limited time to make them–business people can only halt business for

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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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