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
I’ve been looking at the Panasonic GX9 which is supposed to be available soon at B&H. One of the features that caught my eye is the ability to get real-time geotagging via the Bluetooth connection. I hope this is a feature that makes it’s way to more and more cameras. It’s a great low power way of implementing GPS and it certainly draws less … Continue reading Bluetooth geotagging is getting popular!
Check out the DP Review article here. What a master’s stroke by Sony! A few years ago, they were not really taken seriously in the camera world. What a few years and dedication can do! I always like to see the underdog succeed. Continue reading DP Review calls Sony a7 III the “Best Camera You Can Buy For Under $2000”
Here is my YouTube video with a review of the Sirui T-005x: And here are the slides reviewing the features: I love this tripod and use it all the time. Cheers! Continue reading Sirui T-005x review