Category Archives: Photo Equipment

Reminder: Super Blood Moon in North/South America This Weekend

On the evening of January 20 (Sunday night), North/South America, Greenland and Iceland will be treated to a total lunar eclipse – or blood moon – with the full moon at perigee (supermoon).   At this point, the full moon … Continue reading

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How to Enhance Eyes in Photoshop

  From the PHLEARN YouTube channel:   Today Aaron breaks down how to help any set of eyes look their absolute best in Photoshop. Learn to sculpt the highlights and shadows using Curves, enhance and change colors with Solid Color … Continue reading

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Flashpoint XPLOR 600PRO HSS Battery-Powered Monolights In Stock at Adorama

While the name above may appear familiar, I can assure you it is indeed a new product.   The Flashpoint XPLOR 600PRO HSS Battery-Powered Monolight from Adorama is identical to its prior-released sibling except for two differences – this new … Continue reading

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Sony Announces a9/a7R III/a7 III Camera Upgrades Through Major Firmware Updates

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 15, 2019 — Sony Electronics Inc. today announced a major upgrade to its a9 mirrorless camera that will be available via a firmware update.   Sony’s revolutionary a9 camera will receive several major enhancements to its award-winning … Continue reading

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Manfrotto Introduces the Pro Light Reloader Air-55

Product Highlights   Holds 2 Pro DSLRs, 4 Lenses, 17″ Laptop Holds a DSLR & Attached 400 f/2.8 Lens Front Zip Lid Closure with Hinge Exterior Zip Pockets Zippered Interior Lid Pockets Padded Touch-Fastening Dividers Side/Top Grip Handles & Tripod … Continue reading

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Fall Foliage, Bull Elk on a Ridge and Great Morning Light

With wildlife photography, being at the right place at the right time is a key to success. Of course, being in the right place for a lot of time improves the odds. During this week, I spent time around groves … Continue reading

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Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera – $1,949.00 Shipped (Compare at $2,299.00)

eBay (via deal-all-year – 99.7% Positive Feedback) has the Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera available for $ 1,949.00 with free shipping. Compare at $ 2,299.00.   Want an RF lens to go with your camera? You may prefer getting this … Continue reading

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Just Posted: Nikon Z 6 Review

Just posted: Nikon Z 6 (AKA Z6) Review.   Only a small set of differences separate the Z 6 and Nikon Z 7 cameras and the two reviews, created simultaneously, will also share significant content. The low price will be … Continue reading

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Peak Design Everyday Messenger 15″ Version 1 (Ash) – $129.95 Shipped (Reg. $249.95)

Through midnight tonight Eastern Time, B&H has the Peak Design Everyday Messenger 15" Version 1 (Ash) available for $ 129.95 with free shipping. Regularly $ 249.95.   Product Highlights   Holds DSLR, 3 Lenses & Accessories Rear, Dedicated 15″ Laptop … Continue reading

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24 Pictures a Second – Western Style Color Correction

  From the Adorama YouTube Channel:   The Docu Series 24 Pictures A Second focuses on following and hearing from working professionals in the film, tv, and pro-video industry. In this episode, colorist Josh Bohoskey of The Mill walks through … Continue reading

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ProGrade Digital Demonstrates CFexpress 1.0 Memory Cards at CES

From ProGrade Digital:   CFexpress 1.0 Memory Cards Provide Read Speeds of up to 1400MB/s to Maximize Workflow for Professionals   LAS VEGAS, NV, CES JANUARY 08, 2019 – ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality … Continue reading

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X-Rite Announces Public Beta Release of ICC Camera Profiling Software

From the MAC Group:   New York, NY – January 8, 2019 – X-Rite Incorporated, the world leader in color management and measurement technologies announces a public beta release of ColorChecker Camera Calibration software v1.2, an updated version for photographers … Continue reading

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