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How to Shoot and Edit Beer Can Photos

Here’s a 6-minute video fromAndrew Mikhaylovthat looks at how you can easily shoot beer can photos using 4 light sources for that signatory reflection on the can. First off, the most important thing is to make sure your beer can is completely straight from the point of view of your camera. If it’s not, this […] petapixel.com

2018-3-4 22:03

MRMC unveil a smaller, lighter and cheaper version of its Bolt camera robot

Nikon-owned Mark Roberts Motion Control has announced that it will release a new smaller version of its Bolt camera robot in April this year. The original Bolt is claimed to be most advanced high-speed camera robot in the world, and the so-called Bolt Junior aims to continue that legacy in a package that weighs less than half as much, is more capable of working in confined spaces, and costs less as well. dpreview.com

2018-3-2 22:27

8 Ways to Transform Your Travel Photography

If youre planning a trip or vacation, this is a fantastic opportunity to bag some fresh and exciting photographs for your portfolio or for pride of place on your wall. But travel photography can be challenging, it mixes a range of disciplines including landscape, portraiture, street, low light, architectural and much more. digitalrev.com

2018-2-20 03:00

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy a Contax T2

A few days ago I went on short break in Italy. The goal was to discover the Cinque Terre in Italy but even off-season, accommodations are really expensive if you stay in one of the 5 villages so instead, we've decided to go a few kilometers further and stayed in the city of La Spezia. digitalrev.com

2018-2-9 03:00

The 4MP Phantom v2640 can shoot 6,600fps at full resolution, 11,750fps at 1920x1080

If you thought you had a pretty good high-speed photography set-up, the new Phantom v2640 from Vision Research might make you think again. Using a 4-million-pixel sensor and a shortest shutter speed of 142 nanoseconds, this new model from the scientific and industrial manufacturer can reach speeds of up to 6,600fps at full resolution, and can go even faster when the pixel-count is reduced. dpreview.com

2018-2-2 23:47

Panasonic Lumix GH5S vs GH5: What's new?

Introduction The Panasonic GH5 is one of the the most capable video cameras available, but it's a hybrid camera that aims to please a stills-shooting crowd too. So what kind of camera could it be if it was only focused on shooting video? The GH5S is the product of Panasonic engineers grappling with that question. dpreview.com

2018-1-10 17:00

In defence of the JPEG

Okay, full disclosure - I shoot 95% of my images using the RAW file format. Why? Well, as the name suggests, the format captures much more raw picture data from your scene than a JPEG and this in turn gives you more potential when it comes to editing files using software such as Lightroom. digitalrev.com

2017-12-21 03:00