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Stay in focus with our digital photography equipment reviews. You'll discover a wide range of information on nature photography in these informative articles.


Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Fall Color Essentials

To take advantage of nature’s annual color eruption, be sure to have these key tools at the ready

Fall colors are one of outdoor photography's iconic staples.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Gadget Bag: Super-Speed Hard Drives

Edit your video footage without any hiccups using quick Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 technology

You've upgraded to a 1080p/4K camera, picked out your preferred lenses, looked into continuous light systems, and researched microphones and audio recorders.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

In Focus: September 2014

Nikon has announced the new 36.3-megapixel CMOS sensor D810—the much anticipated upgrade from the D800 and D800E.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Gadget Bag: Memory Cards For Video

Decode the package jargon to ensure you have the memory cards to keep pace with your camera’s high-quality video capabilities

As we move forward in the digital space, technology manufacturers are listening to the desires of the independent multimedia creative.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

In Focus: August 2014

If you want to lighten your hiking pack while maintaining some high-power photographic punch, Sony has you covered with the RX100 III.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Summer Hiking Footwear

Go with lightweight, comfortable shoes to keep you energized and ready to take photos on those long, rewarding summer hikes

There's no single piece of backpacking equipment so adored and loathed by hikers as their trekking boots.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

B&W Essentials

A look at the essential gear you need for making your best black-and-white landscape, wildlife and travel photos

While most landscape photography today is done in color, there's a long tradition of magnificent black-and-white landscapes.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Gadget Bag: Extreme Telezooms

Get supertele reach and zoom versatility, plus stay cash-flow positive. We look at the pros and cons of lenses with 500mm and more.

One of the major challenges for wildlife and sports photographers is getting close enough to the subject.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

In Focus: July 2014

Fresh on the heels of releasing the a7 and a7R, Sony has now announced an exciting addition to the family for the photo and video shooter with the a7S full-frame, interchangeable-lens camera.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Lighten Up!

How to choose and use light-hiking equipment and philosophy to make your photography forays more enjoyable, comfortable and productive

Remote wilderness offers a unique venue for the outdoor photographer.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Gadget Bag: Compact Binoculars

10x25 sport optics provide high power in a camera bag-friendly size

There are a large number of choices when it comes to binoculars.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

In Focus: June 2014

As of our press date, the specs for the Pentax 645Z are still being finalized, but this small-bodied, 51-megapixel, CMOS, medium-format-sensor camera is packing serious punch.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Gadget Bag: Polarizing Filters

For landscape photographers, a polarizer is a must-have accessory you should carry at all times. It does much more than simply darken the sky.

The term "filter" has become ubiquitous, as the ability to transform the color palette, texture and grain of an image now can be done with one touch using a Photoshop plug-in or an iPhone app.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Landscapes In Motion

Take your movie clips and time-lapse projects using these professional techniques and tools

Although landscapes are fundamentally static, many nature photographers are discovering that you can use today's sophisticated DSLR technology to create breathtaking motion projects.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

In Focus: May 2014

The Nikon D4S has been designed to meet the needs of the modern-day multimedia photographer.

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