Came across an article on Petapixel that I thought was really cool. The composition and the work the photographer put into the final product blew me away. Take a look! (BTW, I should be back blogging soon, I’m studying for a big exam.) Advertisements Continue reading Came across a really cool photoshoot article
Consumer product testing group Stiftung Warentest recently came out with a list of it’s best full frame cameras. The top 3 places were occupied by Sonys. The A99ii came in third place behind the A7iii and the A7Riii. That’s pretty illustrious company! Stiftung Warentest is known for its unbiased opinions. Here is how the organisation is described in Wikipedia: Stiftung Warentest is a German consumer organisation … Continue reading Sony A99ii one of the best cameras in the world according to Germany’s Stiftung Warentest
I’m working on a YouTube video and blog article describing my solution for the issues that plague Time Machine on the Mac when you are using network drives. Soon! Continue reading Coming soon: Time Machine for Mac — the solution when saving to a network drive
They finally did it! They put Bluetooth location information into an RX100. Just based on that alone, I think the RX100vi is the best travel camera ever, but wait… the lens is 24-200mm? Really?!! Wow! Reach. Speed. Image quality. Amazing autofocus. Geotagging. Eye AF. 4k video. Oh my! So what if the aperture is now f/2.8 to f/4.5? With the size of the sensor, it’s … Continue reading Sony announces the RX100vi with Bluetooth and 24-200mm lens!
I’ve been having a lot of fun learning about visual effects, 3D animation and simulated physics. Wow. I can see why it takes so many people to make a Hollywood blockbuster nowadays. Enjoy! Continue reading More fun with visual effects!
Sony’s Sales Manager for Europe, Fabien Pisano confirmed in an interview with a French blogger that the A7Siii is coming. It’s one of the best kept secrets at Sony, so they’re probably integrating as much low light technology as they can into this next camera. Sony has really been listening to its clients lately and have been integrating many suggestions from pro shooters. I have … Continue reading Sony A7Siii is coming!
There has been a great deal of digital ink spilled over what are probably the best three cameras to come out in the last year: The Sony A7Riii, the A7iii and the Nikon D850. All three are great cameras and some have pointed to the D850 as the best of the bunch. I’m going to be arrogant and say “Sorry, you’re wrong”. Trying to compare … Continue reading Sorry Nikon
Sony released a mid-term strategy document (sony.net/SonyInfo/IR/library/presen/irday/) where they state that their goal is to be “the top brand in the overall camera market” by 2021. Wow! Them’s fightin’ words! It’s nice to see a camera manufacturer commit to creating fantastic products and strive to be exceptional and not just quietly upgrade a current lineup. There’s still much that can be improved upon in the … Continue reading Sony is pulling out all the stops!
Had some fun and posted a YouTube video with some VFX: Can you guess how I did it? Enjoy! Continue reading Having fun with visual effects
Do you want to have consistent quality in your photography business? Then one of the first things you should do is to document your processes and procedures. Large businesses do this to get ISO9001 certification but nothing prevents a small business from having some simple documentation. Start with your workflow. How do you work every day with Lightroom or other software packages that you use? … Continue reading The business of photography #1