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Portrait Tips: Subtle Spice Not Ketchup
When people see your picture, they should say, "Wow, that's a great photograph," not, "Wow, that's a well-lit photograph." Once...
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: How To Tether Wirelessly With Lumix
Shooting tethered means that your camera is connected to a computer and the pictures are saved to the computer while...
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Hallelujah! Lr Update Includes Picture Styles For Lumix
Update: I've changed the title of this article for those who are jumping to conclusions without reading the body. Lightroom...
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Is It Time To Update?
Mirrorless cameras have been on the market for more than a decade and there's no other camera type that has...
Don’t Bring a Wide-Angle Lens, Just Make Panos
Making pictures on a photowalk or hike should be enjoyable and relatively stress-free. One way to reduce your stress is...
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...
TetherTools Case Relay Review and Tips for Lengthy Exposures
A few years ago, I had this crazy idea to shoot a five-hour exposure while I was camping near the...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Pinball Heroes: How I Previsualized and Realized a Photograph
When I heard that Photofocus was renting the Pinball Hall of Fame for a party, my mind started going crazy...

Portrait Tips: Subtle Spice Not Ketchup

When people see your picture, they should say, “Wow, that’s a great photograph,” not, “Wow, that’s a well-lit photograph.” Once you start using flashes, it’s like having a hammer in your hand: everything looks like a nail that needs to

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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 Grid (wikipedia)

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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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

Read More
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.

Read More

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

Read More
4K Grid (wikipedia)

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.

Read More

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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