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Card Readers and Memory Card Problems

Card Readers and Memory Card Problems

A few weeks ago I was doing a Photography Shoot for a Company and had to be onsite to take photos of some volunteer companies that were contributing to the project. I ended up taking some 90 or so shots. It was until a day later I got to look at them to process them for the customer. When I inserted the memory card into my card reader, my heart sunk, I got a normal response, no photos found. I…

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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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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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tips on caring for your digital memory cards in a camera

tips on caring for your digital memory cards in a camera

Cameras no matter if they are small or full sized professional all have one thing in common, memory cards. Did you know you really should take care of them? Yes even memory cards need maintenance. I am sure almost be no one wants to loose your photo’s after capturing a one time single moment in life that can never be repeated again and for those that capture photo’s for a business do not want to loose or have the chance…

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new to digital photography

new to digital photography

I am by no expert in photography but I have found my niche in what I love to do and pouring my talents into it. But if your new to digital photography and wondering what you might want to focus on but not sure, here is a great place to start and learn some techniques and the free courses will help you decide what your interests in photography might be. I like this fellow, his video training is interesting and…

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