Day: May 20, 2017

How Does Your iPhone Compare to a Hollywood Workhorse? Better Than You Might Think

In reality, this shouldn’t even be a comparison. We all know what the outcome is going to be, yet we still love to see the results. That or we secretly hope that the phone in our pocket can really keep up with a Hollywood workhorse that is used to film some of the most popular […]

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How to Nail Depth of Field for Portraits

A shallow depth of field can breathe life into what would otherwise be a dull portrait. But dialing your aperture in just right in-studio can be a bit a tricky. To shorten your learning curve, freelance photographer Gavin Hoey¬†shares his favorite tips and tricks for getting awesome shallow depth of field portraits: Shooting portraits with […]

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Analog gems: 10 excellent, affordable film cameras

Affordable analog Battles rage over whether digital or analog is the better medium. But those shouting on both sides are missing out on the simple truth that the two compliment each other beautifully. With digital photography, there is an ability and sometimes a desire to achieve something precise, while happy surprises can be a big […]

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Sony FE 12-24mm f4G preview

Sony’s FE 12-24mm f4G is an ultra-wide zoom for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. It delivers the widest coverage in the e-mount lineup to date, and exploits the short sensor to mount distance of mirrorless to achieve a smaller and lighter barrel than rivals for DSLRs. I’ve been shooting with it, so check out my sample […]

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