Tag Archives: Being

Canon Map Utility Being Discontinued, Replaced by Canon GPS Log File Utility

If you have used Canon’s Map Utility lately, you’ve likely seen the following warning message (thanks Henri): “Map displaying service of Map Utility will be terminated by the end of Oct. 2019.” We reached out to Canon Technical Advisor Rudy … Continue reading

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New Facebook Messenger ‘dark mode’ currently being tested in select countries

Glancing at Messenger first thing in the morning can feel a little like being woken up with a flashbang, particularly if your smartphone has an especially bright screen.  However, that problem could soon be a thing of the past, with … Continue reading

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How to Photograph Kids Playing, Running Around and Generally Being Kids

If you’re a people photographer, it’s hard to resist photographing kids as they play, run around and… well, be kids. It’s also a great chance for you to play as a photographer. Here are seven tips to help you capture … Continue reading

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5 Unusual Tips for Being Good at Photography & Everything Else

Of course, there are way more than five tips for being a good photographer. photo by maf04 But, I’m focusing on these five for now, because they seem to be such a surprise to the students that come to my … Continue reading

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Pros an Cons of Shooting Alone Versus Being a Group Photographer?

An age-old question in life, not just photography, is are you a pack animal or a lone ranger? Everyone reading this will have their own answer to this question, it’s not even a black and white answer. In this article, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Being Honest With Yourself and Your Clients

If you do any photography for clients, either on a regular basis or whenever work comes your way, there can be a tendency to be somewhat creative when answering questions about your skills, abilities, and expectations. You might be asked … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Being Overwhelmed When Learning Photography

Likely, you are working hard to improve your photography. You are trying to master all the settings on your camera, trying to control things like depth of field while trying to improve your focus and the sharpness of your photos. … Continue reading

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Here’s what I learned being ‘that’ wearable camera guy

When my FrontRow wearable camera came in the mail, I was very hesitant about donning it everywhere to record my life. Wearable cameras have a bad reputation, arguably since so-called ‘Glassholes’ were first accused of being pretentious and intrusive. And, … Continue reading

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These webcams are now being recalled after last week’s massive web outage

A company that makes webcams used in a cyber attack that led to a massive web outage  last week is recalling the cameras.  Friday’s attack saw some of the biggest players on the internet – Twitter, Reddit, Spotify, Netflix, to … Continue reading

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29 Unencumbered Images of Kids Being Kids

Kids have a natural free spirit about them. They don’t sensor themselves and they do what they want, how they want, when they want to – usually. Let’s see some images (you’ll notice that a few of these are my … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Protecting Your Gear from Any Hazard and Being Prepared

There is no such thing as a magic camera, lens, filter, flash, or tripod that does it all – hence the variety of brands, focal lengths, composite materials, etc., that are available is endless. Actually, part of the fun is … Continue reading

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