Focus Stacking with the Olympus EM1 MKII and 30mm f/3.5 by Tim Bradbury

Focus Stacking with the Olympus EM1 MKII and 30mm f/3.5 by Tim Bradbury Olympus has to my mind been one of the true pioneers in digital photography. They (and Panasonic) dared to go to a smaller sensor, gambling that the size and weight of equipment mattered to many of today’s photographers. It certainly does to…

My Hands on 1st Thoughts on the Sony A9! (Video)

My Hands on 1st Thoughts on the Sony A9! (Video) NOTE: I switched this site to a new server last night, and comments may or may not be working. If you have an issue posting comments here, email me at [email protected] Wow, what a day! I posted something earlier about the A9 right as it…

The HASSELBLAD X1D Street Review By Thomas Ludwig

The HASSELBLAD X1D Street Review By Thomas Ludwig When HASSELBLAD presented the X1D medium format mirrorless camera in 2016, I was very impressed. And glad and happy for HASSELBLAD for this bold move after some shaky times in the last two years. Some weeks later I got the chance to hold the X1D in my…

TIPS: Working in Cold Weather with your Digital Camera by Jay Dickman

TIPS: Working in Cold Weather with Olympus Cameras By Olympus Visionary Jay Dickman – His Website is HERE Snow, rain, fog, all sorts of “atmospherics” that keep most sane people inside, can be very productive photographic environments in which we can work. While everyone else is hunkering before the fire, the avid photographer puts on…

Photography is for memories, not pixel peeping. By Dennie

Photography is for memories, not pixel peeping. By Dennie Hi Steve! I hope you are well and happy. I have been reading your website since you review the Olympus PEN E-PL 1. My name is Dennie, I’m from Bandung, West Java, Indonesia A lot of people think that a pro photographer is an expert but I…

How to use Focus Stacking and Bracketing with Olympus Micro 4/3 Cameras By Peter Baumgarten

How to use Focus Stacking and Bracketing with Olympus Micro 4/3 Cameras By Olympus Trailblazer Peter Baumgarten Every autumn, in the forests near my home, a massive reproductive event takes place that I just can’t ignore. It starts during the warm days of summer when long tendrils of mycelium digest their way through the rotting…

The Hottest Photo Gear of 2016 Buyers Guide

The Hottest Photo Gear of 2016 Buyers Guide *CYBER MONDAY DEALS AT AMAZON HERE* It’s the most wonderful time of the year! yep, the Holidays are not creeping up on us… they are HERE! Thanksgiving is tomorrow and then just over a month away is Christmas! Each year many out there in internet land click on links, and purchase…

Five Errors of an Amateur Travel Photographer By Harry Fisch

Five Errors of an Amateur Travel Photographer By Harry Fisch   1. Never Separating from the Group In summary, in order to get a good shot that really transmits something, it is necessary to create a certain atmosphere of comfort, and this is rather hard to do in a collective session where the subject is…

Videography Is the New Photography By Todd Hatakeyama

Videography Is the New Photography By Todd Hatakeyama If “orange is the new black,” then videography is the new photography, at least for this cameraman. With the technology of visual entertainment zooming headlong into the digital realm, where YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat videos on the internet are rapidly supplanting the still photos of print media,…

Steve’s Picks: Unique Products of the Year from Cameras to Gadgets to Audio

Steve’s Picks: Unique Products of the Year from Cameras to Gadgets to Audio It’s no secret that I love tech, gadgets and gear. I love photography and great camera gear. I love Hi Fi audio and all things Paranormal. Basically, I live my life as happy as I can be, and always try to do…