Category: SLR Camera Guide

SLR Camera Guide

Sony FE 70-200mm f2.8 GM OSS review-so-far

The Sony FE 70-200mm f2.8 G Master is a pro telephoto zoom for Alpha mirrorless cameras. One of the first G Master lenses, it delivers high resolution details with attractive rendering of blurred areas. I’ve compiled a wide variety of sample images in my review-so-far!… The post Sony FE 70-200mm f2.8 GM OSS review-so-far appeared […]

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Shooting 101MP black-and-white photos with the Phase One XF IQ3 Achromatic

Phase One recently sent award-winning portrait photographer Rick Wenner on a dream assignment. Equipped with the XF IQ3 Achromatic—the world’s only 101MP black-and-white medium format digital back—he was sent to Wildwood, NJ to shoot an odd event called the Race of the Gentlemen. The annual drag racing event features pre-war era hot rods and motorcycles, […]

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Dynamic symmetry: The genius of Henri Cartier-Bresson’s composition

Breaking down the composition of one of Henri Cartier-Bresson’s most famous images. Photo: Magnum Photos, screenshot from video Henri Cartier-Bresson—the father of modern day street photography and master of the candid shot—was obsessive about the ‘geometry’ in his photographs. And in this two-part educational series, photographer Tavis Leaf Glover dives into some of Bresson’s best-known […]

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New Google research thwarts automatic watermark removal

Warped watermarks leave visible artifacts when removed automatically. Image: Google Watermarks are widely used by photographers and stock agencies to protect their digital property in an online world where very little stands between an eager image thief and your photography. However, even complex watermarks might not be as secure as you’d think when the same […]

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Sony FE 90mm f2.8 Macro review-so-far

The Sony FE 90mm f2.8 Macro G OSS is a medium telephoto for Sony’s mirrorless cameras. It’s the first Sony Macro corrected for its full-frame bodies, upon which it’ll deliver 1:1 / 1x magnification from a distance of 28cm. A sharp performer, check out my sample images in my review-so-far.… The post Sony FE 90mm […]

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Nokia 8 flagship phone features 13MP dual-cam with Zeiss optics

HMD Global, the company behind the Nokia smartphone brand, has launched its long-anticipated Nokia 8 flagship. With a 5.3″ QHD IPS display covered in 2.5D Gorilla Glass 5, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset, 4GB of RAM and 64 or 128GB storage options the Android device comes with high-end specification all-around and has a lot to […]

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How to shoot classic beauty product photography on a budget

Dustin Dolby of Workphlo is back with another simple step-by-step tutorial that shows you how to create professional-looking magazine-quality product photography using affordable gear—in this case, he uses two speedlights inside strip boxes, and could have used just one. For this shoot, Dolby is tackling beauty care products, which he decided to place on white […]

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