Day: May 7, 2017

Charming Photographs of Freckles

A truly great portrait is not just a point and shoot moment; it should say something about the subject’s character and personality. In this article we decided to focus on freckles! What is so special about sun-kissed skin? Take a look at images we found and decide for yourself: photo by Paul G photo by […]

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Updated: Sony a9 samples with Raw support

Introduction Out-of-camera JPEG Processed to taste from Adobe Camera Raw We’ve found with some consistency that overall color rendition and auto white balance performance could stand to be improved on the Sony a9 for its out-of-camera files. You’ve no doubt heard of the Sony a9 by now – indeed, we’ve been covering as many details […]

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Let’s Have a Laugh! – Using Humor in Photography

Go on! You know it is good for you! Let’s have a laugh! This article is about using humor in photography. Clearly, somebody has something to laugh about – even in the rain. This article is not so much Five Handy Tips, as it is more a case of Three Gentle Nudges. Maybe you are […]

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‘Nikon In Space’ Commemorates Company’s 100 Year Anniversary With Breathtaking Time-Lapse Video

First establishing a business relationship with NASA in January 1971, Nikon fulfilled a contract that put several modified Nikon Photomic FTN cameras aboard Apollo 15 which launched later that year. Since then, Nikon equipment has been on every manned space flight. In this time-lapse video by SmugMug Films, the connected history of Nikon and space […]

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