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Podcast #90 – Conversation with David Ziser – Lights, Clients, Business 1

Podcast #90 – Conversation with David Ziser – Lights, Clients, Business

In this podcast Kerry welcomes back David Ziser. David Ziser is one of the most famous wedding photographers around and is also an incredible teacher. With his blog that is updated daily to his...

Nations Photo Lab Photobook Review 2

Nations Photo Lab Photobook Review

Whenever I go to a trade show there are dozens of companies all offering virtually identical photo books and consumer albums. With the vast majority of them all being the same, none have ever...

ExpoImaging Rogue Flashbenders Review 3

ExpoImaging Rogue Flashbenders Review

There are tons of different types of light modifiers available and while these may seem fairly similar to other products on the market, they actually are quite unique. A few little things that really...

Podcast #89 – Conversation with Syl Arena – Batteries, Back Pain, and More 3

Podcast #89 – Conversation with Syl Arena – Batteries, Back Pain, and More

After a horrible bout of sciatica this summer, Syl Arena joins the show once again to talk about lighting, his Speedliting Intensive Workshop, the results of his all-summer-long AA battery torture test, and how...

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2 Now Available 2

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2 Now Available

Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2 are now available as final releases on Adobe.com and through the update mechanisms available in Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3.  These updates include bug fixes, new camera support...

Copyright isn’t just for photographers 0

Copyright isn’t just for photographers

Jason over at Canon Blogger has done up a nice piece today about copyright issues. This is one of my pet peeves when i see a photographer come completely unglued when someone uses their...

Canon EOS 60D Announced – Is it worth the upgrade? 4

Canon EOS 60D Announced – Is it worth the upgrade?

Canon has announced the new EOS 60D and as a 50D owner I am a little underwhelmed. It appears Canon has decided to position the 60D clearly in the consumer sector where the 50D...

Podcast #88 – Talking with Jason Anderson about building your lighting kit 9

Podcast #88 – Talking with Jason Anderson about building your lighting kit

Kerry and Jason talk about building your first lighting kit on a budget. Everyone needs a lighting kit but many people are intimidated by the upfront costs. In this show, Kerry and Jason walk...

Canon Announces EOS 7DSV – Locking Studio Camera 0

Canon Announces EOS 7DSV – Locking Studio Camera

Canon has recently announced the new 7DSV (7D Studio Version). This new version of the 7D adds some interesting new features that some studios may be able to use to streamline their workflows. For...

Podcast #87 – Conversation with Thomas Hawk and his million photo project 2

Podcast #87 – Conversation with Thomas Hawk and his million photo project

Kerry sits down again with Thomas Hawk to discuss Thomas’ monster project to publish one million images before he dies. Kerry and Thomas discuss processing, planning, and executing a personal photography project as well...

Vanguard GH-100 Pistol Grip Review 29

Vanguard GH-100 Pistol Grip Review

Camera accessories come and go but there are certainly some pieces of equipment that you become so intimately familiar with that you wouldn’t even look at something else. Such is the case with your...

ikan Multi-K Variable Color Temperature LED Light 1

ikan Multi-K Variable Color Temperature LED Light

When shooting video from a camcorder or a DSLR, on-camera lighting has always had a lot of limitations. One of the biggest limitations is control of color temperature. This is a huge problem these...

Podcast #86 – Conversation with Gavin Seim – Talking about dynamic range 0

Podcast #86 – Conversation with Gavin Seim – Talking about dynamic range

Gavin and I discuss the topic of dynamic range in images and how to obtain a high dynamic range through the use of HDR imaging, strobes, and dodgeing and burning. Follow along with the...

Learning Lightroom Workshop Tour Launches 0

Learning Lightroom Workshop Tour Launches

After extensive preparations, logistical planning and coordination, it is very exciting to finally announce the often teased and hinted at Learning Lightroom 3 Workshop Tour! Jason Anderson and I have pooled our collective resources...

Podcast #85 – Conversation with Jason Anderson – Smartphones / Projects / Lightroom Workshop 3

Podcast #85 – Conversation with Jason Anderson – Smartphones / Projects / Lightroom Workshop

Today I am joined again by Jason Anderson from http://canonblogger.com to talk about the use of Smart phones in our photography endeavors. We discuss using these phones, like iPhones and Android phones for taking...

Top Free Android Apps for Photographers 11

Top Free Android Apps for Photographers

While the iPhone gets a lot of press, Android-based phones are selling like hotcakes, to the tune of about 150,000 per day. That’s an awful lot of Android phones out there and the hardware...