Nine Reasons to Love Live View

Andrew S Gibson is the author of Understanding EOS: A Beginner’s Guide to Canon EOS cameras. One thing that differentiates newer digital cameras from older models is one that most photographers know about, image quality. But what you may not be aware of is that newer models have many additional features that help you take […]

Two Great DSLR Technologies: Geotagging and WiFi

In today’s world, technology is constantly changing, so it is no wonder that this technology is making its way into digital photography. Two very good examples of this would be in the form of Geotagging and Wifi. Most DSLR cameras on the market today will include one or both of these features and you will […]

A Closer Look at DSLR Lenses

If you make the decision to get farther into digital photography and you purchase a DSLR camera, then do not make the mistake that so many do. Many different people purchase one of these cameras and then never move beyond the kit lens that it came with. However, the whole purpose of owning a Single […]

Introduction to Camera Filters

What is a camera filter? The technical way of thinking about them is to know that they are usually translucent objects that change the light entering a camera through its lens. The reason to change the light varies, but usually filters are meant to alter the color or light intensity, contrast, sharpness or flare in […]

30 Popular iPhone Photography Apps You Need To Try

Isn’t it convenient that you can take pictures from your iPhone? Now, you’ll never miss the chance to capture every remarkable moment in your life. What’s more amazing is that you can also edit your photos and tweak them into fun, quirky or more memorable images. Through the iPhone’s apps for photo effects, you can […]

The Prime Lens – Pros and Cons

What is a “prime” lens, you say? A prime lens is a fixed focal length lens, like 24mm or 85mm. Every photographer needs at least one, if not two, prime lenses… depending on what he or she gravitates to in terms of subject matter or aesthetics.

10 Must Have Apps for iPhone Photography

With the recent announcements from Apple you can feel the excitement surrounding the new iPhone 4 and its 5-megapixel LED flash camera. Keeping in the spirit I thought I would share what I think are some photography apps every iPhone photographer should not be without.