- Q: Are you an “available light photographer? A: You bet I am — I use every damned light that’s available to me. Next to mastering the exposure triangle, a photographer’s first nervous attempts at using a speedlite can be among...
Last week, I was pleasantly surprised to receive a text from DHL — I’ve got a new speedlite from Pixel to review! The Pixel Mago is a really exciting new option for Canon DSLR photographers (I believe they’re releasing a Nikon version, too). As excited as I was to see Yongnuo ship a high-end speedlite with E-TTL and HSS (the Continue Reading...Read more
Pro photography equipment is expensive — this shouldn’t be a news flash if you’ve shopped for gear for more than twelve seconds. For real pros, it’s a no-brainer to buy the best equipment available. The high-end stuff from most manufacturers tends to be remarkably reliable, durable, and it offers the best possible performance. If you’re making a living from photography, Continue Reading...Read more
From time to time, I’ve seen “what kind of PC should I get” threads on various message boards, so hopefully there’s some interest in this. I’m currently in the middle of building a replacement for my old Core 2 Quad system — pretty much from the ground up. Here’s the shopping list, along with a couple notes about why I Continue Reading...Read more