My five favorite Lightroom sliders by Sean McCormack

August 11, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Lightroom is a mature, fully featured photo-processing app. It has tools bursting out at the seams, from lens corrections to color corrections and even camera styles and mode emulations. That doesn’t stop you from having some favorites though. These are the ones that I seem to use on every photo that I choose to edit. My five favorite Lightroom sl...
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Review of Macphun’s Aurora HDR 2018 (Mac & Windows) by Simon Ringsmuth

July 11, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Review of Macphun’s Aurora HDR 2019 HDR, or High Dynamic Range, photography is a technique that has been around for decades but really started making waves in the modern digital imaging scene around 2005. It involves combining multiple exposures of a picture, usually taken with a technique known as bracketing, to create one final single image with...
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Cleaning your DSLR

June 11, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
How to clean your DSLR sensor by Jason Fitzpatrick If you snap photos with your DSLR long enough, it’s bound to happen: dust will find its way onto your camera’s sensor and begin marring your beautiful photos. Read on as we walk you through a safe multi-step process to return your camera sensor to a factory floor shine. Why Do I Want to Do This...
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Manfrotto 5001B Nano Black Compact Light Stand

May 11, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
I was recently on the market for a new light stand for my flash photography, so after searching vigorously for a few hours on the web, I think I finally found the perfect stand that fits my budget and needs? Upon arrival, I was pleased with the compact size and weight of my new Manfrotto light stand (Nano). The minimum height is just over 19 inches...
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Learning off camera flash - Strobist 101

April 14, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
In the continuous journey of learning, every now and then we find something that peaks our interest. In the vast arena of photography, one of those topics would be off camera flash. To a hobbyist or even a novice photographer off camera flash can be very intimidating. Although there is plenty of information to be found on this topic in publications...
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