Day: December 29, 2016

Canon EOS 80D review – the best hybrid DSLR gets upgraded!

Canon’s EOS 80D is an upper mid-range DSLR featuring 24 Megapixels, a 45-point AF system, 7fps burst shooting and Full HD video up to 1080 / 60p. The successor to the popular EOS 70D, the 80D sits in the middle of Canon’s DSLR range, offering a step-up in speed, build, control and features over the […]

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How to Watermark Images in Lightroom

While it seems that adding watermarks to images does little nowadays to deter image theft, watermarks can still be very useful for photographers and business owners for promoting their work and their brands across websites and social media. Unfortunately, for those who are just starting out, adding a simple watermark to images can be a […]

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Photo Composition Basics: What You Need to Learn

One of the most important things a photographer can carry in his bag is a firm understanding of the basic elements of photography. A picture is not just a piece of photo paper but the result of thousands of tiny variables coming together all at once. Understanding these different elements and how you can use […]

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Why Cinema Lenses Are Measured With T-Stops And What’s the Difference With An F-Stop?

Cinema glass has always been way more expensive than still camera lenses. Combined with the cinema camera sensors these high end lenses provide an image that’s far superior to DSLRs capable of recording video. But yet, there are decent films created with DSLRs with still camera lenses. I’m not going to compare the glass quality […]

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Brides Magazine suggests professional photographers use ‘Cannon or Nikon’ cameras

An article recently published in Brides magazine offered soon-to-be newlyweds some questionable advice on how to find a professional wedding photographer. Though it has since been edited, the original version of ‘Essential Questions You Need to Ask Your Wedding Photographer’ included a paragraph suggesting consumers should only hire a photographer who uses a ‘Cannon [sic] […]

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Don’t Miss Out: These 12 Photography Deals Will Disappear With 2016

Over the last 12 days we’ve presented you with some amazing daily deals on photography training resources in our 7th annual 12 days of Christmas. The savings this year were our biggest yet and we had a lot of really positive feedback from readers who picked up some fantastic deals. As in previous years we […]

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