Mike Spitale

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Lumu: An Ultra-Portable, Highly-Accurate, Versatile Smartphone Light Meter

Light meters are less common now than they used to be. Now that we can see our photos right after we’ve shot them and delete, adjust settings and …

VidiU Streams Video Over the Web From Your DSLR

The fine folks at Teradek have created VidiU, a device that enables you to stream video from your DSLR over Wi-fi. There is no computer needed at …

Review: Eye-Fi Mobi SDHC Card (16 GB)

Eye-Fi is a company that we’ve long loved here at The Phoblographer. They have evolved greatly as they originally let users upload images straight to …

Five Tips for First Time DSLR Owners

Canon Rebel with Canon 50mm F/1.8 on the left and Canon 5D with Sigma 85mm F/1.4 on the right<p><i>FACT:</i> A DSLR will not get you better pictures, knowledge …

Instagram Users Love Video Function, Upload 5M Clips in First 24 Hours

Wowzers! It seems Instagram’s just-introduced video function is quite the big hit! According to CNet, within the first 24 hours of the new feature …

Why Shoot Film? Inspirational Posters by Stephanie Hardy

Stephanie Hardy is a graphic designer and photographer with a passion for film. For her, film photography is a source of creative inspiration because …

How Much Does Sun-Times Media Pay Its Freelance Photographers?

Want a peek into how much freelance photographers get paid by Sun-Times Media? The issue is one that may be on many a photographers mind after the</i> …

An Alternative Rule-of-Thirds

Most of you will be familiar with the rule-of-thirds: the idea that you can improve composition by placing the main subject a third of the way in …

Digital Photography

How I Transitioned from Being a Hobbyist to Being a Pro Photographer

The transition from being a “hobbyist” to being a “professional” photographer was slow and seemed to creep up on me. I’ve been professional now for 6 …

Achieving a ‘Big’ Look with little Gear | Using What You Have

A Guest post by Judd Green There’s always, always an upgrade that I ‘need’ or a new lens I ‘can’t do without’. And I could easily convince myself, …

8 Extensions That Make Google Drive More Powerful Than Dropbox

A little over a year ago, Google officially changed the name of its Docs app to Drive and gave users cloud storage to compete with Dropbox. While so …

John Carpenter Looking to Make DEAD SPACE Movie