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October 18, 2014
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How To Connect A Canon Camera Over The Air (CPN)

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October 13, 2014
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Learn About Canon Tilt-Shift Lenses

October 11, 2014
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How To Make A Tilt-Shift Lens From A Broken Canon EF 50mm f/1.8

Do you have a broken Canon Nifty-Fifty (EF 50mm f/1.8) lying around and maybe want a tilt-shift lens for cheap?

Photographer Witono Halim bought a broken Nifty-Fifty and transformed it in a tilt-shift lens. While the result doesn’t exactly look beautiful it works surprisingly well. The video below gives an idea of the kind of footage you can get.

[via Witono’s Freestyle via ExposureGuide via PetaPixel]

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Canon EF 50mm f/1.8

October 4, 2014
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Adobe Lightroom 5 Tips & Tricks Round-Up

 

For your week-end, a round-up of useful Lightroom 5 tips and tricks.


Top Lightroom Tip That Your Clients Will Thank You For Learning – fstoppers

Useful Lightroom Plug-ins – Digital Photography School

How to Watermarking Images With Photoshop and Lightroom – Digital Photography School

Using Lightroom Collections to Organize Your Photos – photofocus

Step by Step Portrait Processing in Lightroom – Digital Photography School


Are You Taking Advantage Of The Survey View in Lightroom? – fstoppers

How to do Noise Reduction in Lightroom – Digital Photography School

Four Under-Used Tools in Lightroom’s Lens Correction Module – Digital Photography School


Quick Lightroom Tip – Import Multiple Cards at Same Time – fstoppers

How to Sharpen Photos using Adobe Lightroom – photofocus

How to Add an Opacity Slider to Lightroom Develop Presets with The Fader Plug-In – Digital Photography School

Make a Photo Website with Lightroom and Koken – Digital Photography School

September 30, 2014
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A Bit Of Everything

Let’s go for another round-up of various stuff

Articles:

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Making Eyes Pop More in a Portrait Using Lightroom – The Phoblographer

Top 10 Street Photography Tips from Famous Photographers – The Phoblographer

You Can Almost See Yourself in the Shot with the Samyang 12mm f2.8 Fisheye Lens – The Phoblographer

How to Photograph an LCD Screen When Using a Flash – The Phoblographer

6 Practical Ways to Unlock the Real Power of Colors in Your Photography – Lightstalking

How to use the Art of Self Reflection to Make Better Photos – Digital Photography School

Demystifying White Balance – Digital Photography School

Videos:


Tutorial: A Quick Way to Add a Subtle Punch to Your Photos’ Color In Lightroom – PetaPixel


Stuff People Say to Photographers: A Funny List of the Most Infuriating Comments You’ll Hear from Clients – PetaPixel


8 Issues Street Photographers Run Into and How to Deal with Them – PetaPixel


Know The Difference Between Correct Exposure And Creatively Correct Exposure – DIY Photography


Crop or Crap: A Rational Dissection of the Full Frame vs. APS-C Argument – Photography Bay

September 6, 2014
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Canon Wireless Flash System How To


Canon Wireless Flash

Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT

Canon Professional Network Europe posted an article on Canon’s wireless flash system.

Canon’s wireless flash system means that you can fire two or more Speedlites together without any cables linking them.

Working with multiple Speedlites gives you creative control over your subject lighting. A main light can be used away from the camera, and other units can be used to provide backlighting or illuminate the background.

It has been possible to work with two or more flash units almost since the day they were invented. However, the problem has always been getting the exposure correct. Just synchronizing the flash outputs is not enough. You also need to control each output to give the correct amount of light for the subject.

Read the article at CPN –>>

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