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YN560 Flash Speedlite Overview 31

YN560 Flash Speedlite Overview

Many people have told me that they have been looking for an affordable lighting kit because they can’t yet afford to invest one one or more Canon 580 EX II’s or Nikon SB-800/SB-900’s. I...

YN560 Flash and Lighting Kits Coming Soon 0

YN560 Flash and Lighting Kits Coming Soon

Based on popular demand we have been hard at work to put together some gear to help people get started with their photography lighting. While we know there are lots of companies out there...

Lightroom 3.3 and Camera Raw 6.3 RC’s now available on Adobe Lab 0

Lightroom 3.3 and Camera Raw 6.3 RC’s now available on Adobe Lab

Lightroom 3.3 and Camera Raw 6.3 are now available as Release Candidates on Adobe Labs.   The ‘release candidate’ label indicates that this update is well tested but would benefit from additional community testing before it...

onOne Software Announces New Volume of Free Lightroom Presets 0

onOne Software Announces New Volume of Free Lightroom Presets

OnOne Software has done us all another freebie with the release of a new set of Lightroom presets optimied for Lightroom 3.0. PerfectPresets contains three volumes of presets for use in Lightroom’s Develop module....

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...