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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, September 4, 2012

Solutions: The Camera That’s With You

Consider a pocket point-and-shoot

I'm the first to admit that I'm a camera snob.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

In Focus: October 2012

Canon enters the mirrorless, interchangeable-lens camera category with the EOS M.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

In Focus: September 2012

Using the Canon EOS Rebel T4i and the STM (Stepping Motor Technology) lenses developed for it to shoot video on your next trip should be a quiet experience.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Solutions: Polarizer Basics

How to get results with this must-have filter

The polarizer is the single most used filter in nature photography.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Gadget Bag: Compact HD Cams

They’re small, they’re light, they produce outstanding footage, and they’re everywhere. Why you should have one in your bag.

The world of the small video camera has exploded lately.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

In Focus: August 2012

Boost the quality of your DSLR filmmaking with support from the Redrock Micro ultraCage DSLR.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Solutions: Pick A Pack Of Paper

How to choose the ideal surface for your black-and-white prints

In the film darkroom, you'd match your individual negatives to individual papers to craft a perfect print. Papers available in different grades or multigrade options let you use filtration to adjust the contrast.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Gadget Bag: Convert To B&W

The era of complex maneuvers with the channel mixer has given way to a bevy of software solutions that give you control and make it easy to transform color to evocative, dramatic black-and-white images

To create the best bold black-and-white images, you used to have to know the ins and outs of Photoshop's channel mixer.

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Gadget Bag: Time For A Tablet

Incredible high-resolution screens, an ever-growing number of photography apps and an undeniable cool factor make a tablet a must-have accessory for every nature photographer

The tablet has changed the way the world uses photos. The high-resolution backlit screens make your images look rich and luminous, and a bevy of apps give you all sorts of control over the photographs.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

In Focus: July 2012

With the Lightning Trigger from Stepping Stone Products in your camera bag this summer, you can capture those impromptu lightning storms from a safe distance.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Solutions: Storage On The Go

Portable drives give you a lot of options for keeping your images safe while traveling

Today's DSLRs and mirrorless digital cameras provide the outdoor photographer with lots of megapixels for detailed landscapes and the ability to crop into shots of distant wildlife.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Solutions: Time For A New Bag

An old camera bag can create pictures spotted with dust. Is it time to clean or replace yours?

Even the best-designed and best-built camera bags don't last forever, and the canary in the coal mine that tells you it's time for a replacement is lint.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

In Focus: June 2012

Capture an epic vista or move in close to emphasize a foreground with help from a pair of Canon wide-angle lenses.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Gadget Bag: Anatomy Of The Polarizer

What makes one polarizer different from another?

Why do some 52mm polarizing filters cost nearly $200 and others less than $20? Maybe a better question is: Why do some photographers spend $200 for a polarizer when there are alternatives available for a fraction of that price?

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Gadget Bag: DSLR Video Support

Gear to keep your camera steady when you’re shooting motion

Having the ability to capture motion with your DSLR opens up the enticing world of video vignettes and clips of landscapes, wildlife and sports.

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