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What is TTL Flash anyways?

What is TTL Flash anyways?

I find TTL flash photography at times a guessing game. Sometimes too complicated and overwhelming. Much like photography itself, the flash exposure affects generally four key factors: the power or strength of the flash, the distance it is from the subject, the aperture  and the ISO. I came across this article that does a good simple job of explaining these points and takes the edge off your fears about flash photography. Some good pictures along with explanations. Click here to…

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Drone Photography and Canadian Laws

Drone Photography and Canadian Laws

I recently decided to get into aerial Drone Photography and so I have some practising to do this winter. Which brings me to not only knowing how to safely fly a drone but what about the safety of others and the property around me. So a quick check with the Government site in Canada and checked out the laws or regulations for operating unmanned air vehicles? Though you might consider it a “toy,” it’s important to educate yourself about the…

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the new ON1 Photo 10 is Here

the new ON1 Photo 10 is Here

When I got into photography a couple of years ago, I had always had an interest in Photography most of my life but now I am really serious about it in hopes of making a life of it on my last half of my life. Well taking photos with film cameras which I have always been a Nikon fan but now heavily into digital I have to do my own Post processing of each photo. When I first started processing…

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Lens Parameters and Photos

Lens Parameters and Photos

Ok, you got your camera. If you have a camera where you can change your lenses and you see settings and scales and wonder what those mean? Your camera has Aperture settings and you wonder what does that mean? How does aperture settings affect my photos? What is focal Length? Well if you are up for a small challenge to start grasping the terminology and the settings and how changing the settings affecting your lens which ultimately affect your photos…

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Ten Best Digital Cameras you can buy in 2015

Ten Best Digital Cameras you can buy in 2015

Today in our fast pace world, digital / electronic equipment is always changing, being updated, new versions, new models and the sort and when someone wants to replace something old with something new like a digital camera, you probably have an idea what you want. For someone new getting into a digital camera or a more advanced digital slr camera.. what model does one look for. Well I am no expert at what is great so this article I come…

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Choose best ND filter for the job

Choose best ND filter for the job

Last article I mentioned what is a good brand to look for when thinking of purchasing an ND filter.  ND filters are sold in different strengths, and different scales are used to measure this. Some use an NDxx number, others refer to optical density, and some refer to the light reduction in EV or ‘stops’. This article I found really helps to figure it out what density to use and when. Four of the best tips for choosing the best…

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Best ND filters

Best ND filters

I had mentioned a few articles back about learning my Adobe lightroom workflow and from there I decided to standardize my camera lenses. What I mean by that is I have traded in and purchased faster lenses but with a common lens size. All my lenses to date are 77mm in size. My reason for purchasing only that size of lens size is for the purpose of only purchasing one size of filters. Why should I buy filters,? ND filters?…

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hero4 session gopro is here

hero4 session gopro is here

The HERO 4 Session Gopro is here.  The HERO4 Session packs the power of GoPro into our smallest, lightest, most convenient camera yet, featuring a rugged and waterproof design, easy one-button control, 1080p60 video and 8MP photos.   Available in these editions: Standard or Surf – See more at: hero4-session