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Camera and Lens Terminology

Camera and Lens Terminology

If you’re starting out in Photography or just looking at upgrading sometimes it is challenging to understand all those abbreviations referenced about camera or lens specs. What about reading a blog on specific topics about camera gear and find many abbreviations throughout the article?  Well, I put together a brief list of those definitions here that hopefully will shed some light on it and make for easier understanding. Keep in mind this is not complete but they are many of the…

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Enhancing your Training and Software Skills

Enhancing your Training and Software Skills

My Software Skills I am an amateur nature and Landscape photographer and over the last couple of years, I have been trying to hone my post processing skills with different types of software including Adobe cc subscription for photographers – Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. As well I have been trying On1 Photo Raw which I have come to prefer for my cleaning up photos with the tools for removing unwanted objects. I have recently added a couple of packages from Macphun – Aurora…

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New Nikon Keymission Action Cameras

New Nikon Keymission Action Cameras

Three cameras. Infinite possibilities. Nikon just released their new line of Nikon Keymission Action Cameras. They look great, plus they have some amazing footage of what each of the cameras can do and how they used them. Listed are some of the features of each below and a link at the bottom of this to Nikons product and videos. Keymission 360 – Your Adventures from every Angle Whether you’re raising bars or awareness, pushing limits or status quo, setting personal bests or…

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would you try Back button focus?

would you try Back button focus?

About two years ago I was introduced to the Idea to try Back button focus with my cameras. When I first read about it, my first thought was, how would that make anything better. But I decided to give it a try, both my Nikon Cameras supported it so I reconfigured both of them with little effort and reconfiguring bot of them forced me to try it. What back button focus does is it uses the AF-On button as your…

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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

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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What is an exposure Triangle

What is an exposure Triangle

What is an exposure triangle? No it has no relationship to the Bermuda triangle but  this is a term used for the three fundamental elements of exposure: aperture, shutter speed and ISO considering while you take photographs. In this article I come across there is a cheat sheet you can download and keep with you to help figure out what to do when deciding on your composition and taking photographs. Click here to read this great article explaining these three…

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