Day: January 25, 2017

Olympus OMD EM1 Mark II review – an in-depth look at this powerful body!

The Olympus OMD EM1 Mark II is the company’s flagship mirrorless camera. Successor to the three year-old EM1, it boosts the sensor resolution to 20 Megapixels, greatly improves the embedded phase-detect AF system, captures faster bursts at 18fps with continuous AF or 60fps with Single AF, films 4k video in UHD and Cinema4k formats, features […]

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Cell Phone Photography – Part 1: Capturing Images

As many of you probably know, having a camera with you at all times isn’t always possible. As much as you might try, there will be times when you want to take a photo and don’t have a camera at hand. Or do you? Pretty much everyone these days has a phone in their purse […]

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To #Filter or to #Nofilter: It’s Not Even a Question!

In the days when film reigned, most people thought that once you took a photo, the image was completed. They thought that clicking the shutter was the end of the process (They obviously didn’t know much about darkroom manipulation). But, as photographers know, that “click” is only a small part of the photographic process. The […]

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When is the Right Time to Upgrade Camera Gear?

Knowing when to upgrade camera gear can be a little tricky. Picking the right time to upgrade is about knowing who you are as a photographer, and who you want to become. What makes upgrading tricky is the pace at which technology advances. New form factors, features, and capabilities will continue to be innovated over […]

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Hyperfocal Distance Photography: Calculations & Focus

In this article I’m going to discuss the special focus condition called hyperfocal distance (HFD) and how you can employ it with today’s DSLR cameras to achieve the absolute greatest possible depth of field (DOF) for any given situation. Hyperfocal focus allows you to produce a depth of field that extends from the nearest possible point […]

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500px launches Directory to help photographers connect with clients

Photography website 500px has launched a new directory that aims to help photographers find new clients – and vice versa. The directory currently has more than 50,000 photographers listed across 191 countries and more than 11,000 searchable locations, according to 500px. This public launch follows the directory’s beta arrival back in December. Photographers utilizing the […]

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