Monthly Archives: October 2016

Adam Savage from Mythbusters: Fixing a broken, stuck on filter with a band saw

 This week, we discuss public speaking, mispronunciation of words, and the new show Atlanta. Adam also tells the story of how he recently fixed Norm’s broken camera lens (an EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM on a 5D Mark IV) with … Continue reading

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The Earliest Surviving Production Nikon Camera Is Going Up For Auction Starting Around $100,000

Gear This classic Nikon rangefinder would be the key piece in almost any camera collection A true piece of camera history is going up for auction. Popular Photography

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Still Life Photography Tips and Techniques

Still life photography has many uses. Perhaps you want to take a picture of a beautiful shell or perhaps take a picture of a product that you’re selling on eBay. Other reasons for learning still life photography may include selling … Continue reading

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The 10 best full-frame DSLRs in 2016

If you look inside any professional photographer’s kit bag, the chances are you’ll find a full-frame DSLR. These are bigger, heavier and more expensive than the consumer DSLRs used by the rest of us, but the bigger sensor size, tougher … Continue reading

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Canon CarePAK PLUS Coverage Extended on Purchases Made Through December 31, 2016

 Canon’s CarePAK PLUS promotion has been extended for eligible purchases made through the end of the year.  CarePAK PLUS Benefits Include  Protection from Accidental Damage Additional Hardware Coverage Priority Service and Free Returns Service & Support Directly from Canon $ … Continue reading

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Refurb. Nikon D3300 + 2 Lens Kit – $479.95 Shipped (Compare at $735.90 New)

Adorama has a Refurbished Nikon D3300 + 2 Lens Kit available for $ 479.95 with free shipping. Compare at $ 735.90 new after $ 150.00 instant savings (camera w/ 18-55 + 55-300mm lens + WU-1 adapter). Kit Contains  Refurb. Nikon D3300 … Continue reading

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Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens In Stock at B&H

B&H has the new Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens (Canon mount) in stock. Nikon and Sigma mount versions are available for preorder. Canon and Nikon News, Deals and What’s New at The-Digital-Picture.com

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Parapsychologist Steve Parsons Discusses the Fallacy of Ghost Photography

Gear That picture of a ghost probably isn’t a picture of a ghost Noted expert on supernatural phenomena Steve Parsons talks about the history and the continuing practice of ghost photography. Popular Photography

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Backlit Silhouette Portraits: Photography Activity

This is a portrait of a person or thing, taken with bright back light, causing the subject to be rendered as a dark shape. You’ll need: “Silhouette blown hair” captured by PictureSocial member Ornela Pagani A source of bright light … Continue reading

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Standardized Test Results for the Tamron 150-600mm VC USD G2 Lens

Image quality, vignetting, flare and distortion test results along with specs, measurements and standard product images (both sizes) have been added to the Tamron 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 Lens Review page. I’ve spent a lot of time with this … Continue reading

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Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon In Stock at Focus Camera

Focus Camera has the Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon in stock with free shipping. Canon and Nikon News, Deals and What’s New at The-Digital-Picture.com

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“Unplugged” Is A Short Film About What It’s Like To Be A Wedding Photographer In The Modern Era

Popular Photography Wedding Wedding photography gets harder when you’re competing with the guests. This humorous video is a look at what it’s like to shoot weddings when everyone is a photographer. Popular Photography

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