This week we will look at 2 specialized, useful, but surprisingly inexpensive camera accessories:
As the holiday approaches one might want to think about those special gifts that would delight the photographer in one’s life. There follow two strong suggestions – neither outrageously expensive. A) The most often cited lens as the one that … Continue reading →
The following is a verbatim quote from TONY NORTHRUP’S DSLR BOOK: HOW TO CREATE STUNNING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY available free on Amazon’s Kindle site and readable on any mobile device that supports the Kindle Reader application. “Here’s the process of taking … Continue reading →
Tips & Tricks Oct. 1, 2012 Recently at Photokina in Germany it became apparent that some major camera manufacturers are concentrating on bringing full-frame digital cameras to market at more affordable prices. Why might you be interested in a ‘full-frame’ … Continue reading →
Bob did a show & tell with respect to a new, fast-growing segment of the camera market, featuring reduced size, weight, and inconvenience of gear, but without sacrificing lens interchangeability and image quality.
Much of your photography work is done on your desktop/laptop computer. Bob described how to keep your computer running optimally with these 3 routines: … Continue reading →
One tool that close-up photographers often use is the ring flash, which surrounds the lens of your camera to give an even, shadowless light to your subject. … Continue reading →
Bob briefly presented the steps to setting up the means of receiving and enjoying podcasts, audio podcasts in particular.
Bob presented 3 utilities that you may want on your mobile device (phone, pda, or tablet), if you have one.
Bob presented a few notes regarding the “square” image format. … Continue reading →
Bob briefly listed 3 things to avoid if you want to keep you images from unnecessarily losing overall sharpness during post-processing.
Bob presented a list of some Christmas gift ideas using your images.
Bob listed/recommended some of his favourite Newsletters as another valuable resource for learning photography. … Continue reading →
Bob presented a few of his favourite podcasts relating to photography and suggested our members might be interested in exploring them.
Bob offered a few tips with respect to the first competition topic this year, Transportation.Continue reading →
General tips for fall colours
Bob started his demo by dropping a box on the floor. He used 4 boxesas a visual aid to describing the software called Dropbox. Visit www.dropbox.com to download the program and learn how wonderfully useful it is. It is FREE, … Continue reading →
Bob did another ‘show and tell’, this time about a simple, inexpensive pull_cart. See attached picture.
Bob did a brief ‘show & tell’ featuring a pre-moistened, disposable cloth for cleaning any type of glass, including lenses with anti-reflective, multi-layer coatings.
Bob did a Show & Tell on an audio aid for mobile devices. It’s called a Headrush Take Anywhere Audio Speaker.