Happy New Year to all! One of my plans for 2018 is to start a YouTube channel. I’d like to use this forum to get your feedback and get an idea of what you would like to see. Would you like tips and tricks? My workflow and computer setup? Editing tricks? Sports photography? How to laminate photos? Travel photography vlogging? Feel free to write your … Continue reading A YouTube channel for 2018
Last weekend I had the pleasure of seeing my son play hockey at a tournament near Boston. Of course, I brought my trusty Sony A77ii along for the ride. As some of you may know, hockey is one of the most difficult sports to shoot. The contrasts are sharp between the players and the white sheet of ice, you’re behind a piece of scratched glass, … Continue reading Shooting sports with an EVF
The RX100 iii surprised me this weekend when I tried using it to shoots some sports. Usually I use my A77ii, but I hadn’t brought it. Seeing as I almost always carry the RX100 with me, I tried using it to capture a volleyball serve. I had the camera on manual, set the aperture at f/2.8 and the shutterspeed at 1/320. I let AutoISO take care … Continue reading RX100 iii for sports!
Just saw a great article by Patrick Murphy-Racey on the Sony A77ii as a sports shooter. Very positive. Check it out! Continue reading Sony A77ii for sports photography
Hockey season is nearing the end for the kids but I promised some tips for shooting in an arena. Here goes. The most important factor is the white balance, and the best place to get a reference is right in front of you. The ice surface! Another thing you need to understand is how the overhead lights are connected in small arenas. All the lights … Continue reading Shooting hockey