Michael Butler

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The Photographer's Ultimate Dilemma: Which Lenses Should I Buy?

Sorry to break it to you but it is, of course, an impossible question to answer, just far too many variables with this one.<p>However, what we can do is …

Probably the Most Useful Photo Editing Skills You'll Ever Need

Photo Editing Skills to Propel Your Photography Once and for All<p>Are there many photographers out there who showcase their straight out of camera …

Tutorials

How to Shoot a City in Unimaginable Ways - Essential Tips for Epic Cityscapes!

Exploring Cityscape Photography<p>Cities are massive and full of power, energy and vibes that they are great to photograph! For a photographer, they're …

How to Make Your Photos Go Viral

How to make your photos go viral (like a virus):<p>What is ‘going viral’?<p>Think of a virus. It spreads. It usually is spread through organisms, or …

Street Photography

5 Lessons From An Award Winning Photo

A few days ago I received an email telling me that my photo “Windermere Morning” had won the Olympus Global Photo Contest 2017. Apart from the kudos …

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the metering modes on your camera

Metering modes allow a camera to determine how much light there is in any given scene, and how much there should be. However, the way the modes …

Cameras

Trick Everyone and Literally Turn Your Photography into Unbelievable Magic

Today, we've got something a little more “unconventional” as far as photography tips go – specifically, Trick Photography. Who doesn’t love some …

Landscape Photography

Magic Lantern Adds 4K RAW to Canon 5D Mark III, Announces It on April 1st

One of the best April Fools trolls in the photo industry wasn’t a troll at all… which made it that much better. Announced as a joke yesterday to many …

Cinematography

How to Avoid Blurry Photos

Blurry photos got you down?You're not alone...In fact, I'd say that for beginner photographers (and a lot of the rest of us, too), blurry photos is …

6 Reasons Why Every Photographer Needs a Camera Remote

When I started in photography, I spent a lot of time and money outfitting my kit with what I thought were the most essential items.That, of course, …

Canon EOS 77D / 9000D sample gallery

With a Rebel on one side and an 80D on the other, the Canon EOS 77D appears to occupy an interesting space in Canon's DSLR lineup. We haven't wasted …

How to photograph Bees: The fascinating world of Macro Photography

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 4 Ratings<p>March 23, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>How to photograph Bees: The fascinating world of Macro Photography www.sleeklens.com<p>Spring …

autofocus

Choosing The Best Lightweight Tripod For Your Photography

After your camera and lens, a good tripod is perhaps the most important piece of photography gear you can own. It’s an critically essential tool for …

C-Log is Coming to the Canon 5D Mark IV

If you use the Canon 5D Mark IV for shooting serious video projects, here’s some news that may be music to your ears: C-Log is coming to your …

Tips and Tricks for Using a Light Meter

Rating:<p>2.75 based on 4 Ratings<p>March 24, 2017 By Jennifer Berube<p>Tips and Tricks for Using a Light Meter www.sleeklens.com<p>Light meters might seem like …

Shutter Speed

I Learned to Take Better Photos By Digging Into My Camera's Exposure Settings

I shoved my phone in my husband’s face to show him a picture I’d taken of the New York skyline. “It’s good, right?” I asked, way too proud of myself …

Shutter Speed

How to Shoot Golden Hour Portraits That Require Less Editing

Spring is here; it’s a time for golden hour portraits and photographers to get excited about chasing the light in the creation of the killer photo. …

9 Common Photography Mistakes — And How to Fix Them

If you're an amateur photographer, you've probably wondered how to get your pictures to look as good as the ones pros take. But there are a number of …

Comparison Review: Sony a99 II vs Canon 5D Mk IV vs Nikon D810 vs Pentax K-1

Canon, Nikon, and Sony have always been at each others’ throats when it comes to full frame DSLRs; but only recently did Pentax also finally step …

Canon Unveils New 77D and Rebel T7i, 18-55mm Lens, and Bluetooth Remote

Canon just announced two new DSLRs for entry-level photographers: the 77D and the Rebel T7i. Both cameras are touted as having “stunning autofocus …

Stop Searching The Net. We've Got ALL The Photography You Need Here

Toad Hollow's Photography Links Roundup Is Here!<p>As another week rolls past us in the world of photography, here we find Toad Hollow Photography …

Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM

<b>Pros</b><p>Extremely sharp. BR Optics eliminate color fringing. Close focus for 1:4.8 magnification. Wide aperture. Excellent build quality.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Noticeable …

Cameras

Lightroom Masterclass: Dodge and burn

When it comes to exposure, most photos will benefit from a few slider tweaks in the popular image editing software Lightroom's Develop module to …

Tutorials

Get a Complete, College Level Education on Photography - For Free!

One of the most common questions that comes up when a noob is getting into Photography or is thinking about starting a photography business is, …

This is not a toy camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III 22.3 MP Full Frame CMOS Digital SLR Camera Review | Shopswell

Canon EOS 5D Mark III 22.3 MP Full Frame CMOS Digital SLR Camera with EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM Lens<p>share<p>$3,099.00<p>Buy from Amazon<p>The Canon 5D series …

Canon EOS 80D vs Sony a6300: vying for the stills/video hybrid crown

Introduction<p>The Sony a6300 and Canon EOS 80D are visually very different cameras. One looks like Canon DSLRs always have, the other looks a lot like …

Cameras