By Robbie Janney, Shutterstock Having a hard time understanding the exposure triangle? Keep getting over- or underexposed images? Use this reference guide for a perfectly exposed image. Whether you’re just new to videography or new to cameras all together, getting used to the exposure settings can be tricky. If you change one, it’s going to affect […]Read more "The Videographer’s Exposure Reference Guide"
by Parker Walbeck No explanation needed as a picture (or a video in this case) is worth a thousand or more words…Read more "4 Ways to Keep FOCUS While Filming Moving Subjects"
by Google Nik Collection We’re making the Nik Collection available to everyone, for free. Photo enthusiasts all over the world use the Nik Collection to get the best out of their images every day. As we continue to focus our long-term investments in building incredible photo editing tools for mobile, including Google Photos and Snapseed, […]Read more "The Entire Nik Plugin Collection by Google is Now FREE"
June 9, 2015 by Andyax (thanks to David Wardrick for posting) Wireless follow focus and camera control The DEC lens adapter is for Canon EF and EF-S lenses on Micro 4/3 and E-Mount Cameras. It allows the wireless control of both iris and focus as long as the lenses are electronic. Being able to control […]Read more "Wirelessly Control Your Canon Lenses"
April 29, 2015 by Robert Hardy, nofilmschool Depth of field is an incredibly powerful tool, but the mathematics and mechanics of calculating and pre-visualizing it can be overwhelming. A Polish software engineer (and amateur photographer) named Michael Bemowski recently put together one of the most helpful depth of field tools out there, and the best part […]Read more "‘Learn Depth of Field with this Powerful (& Free) Online DOF Simulator’ by Robert Hardy"
Originally posted on Photofocus (old site):
In case it wasn’t clear… Aperture is about to die . “When Photos for OS X is available this spring, Aperture will no longer be available for purchase from the Mac App Store.” This means You won’t be able to buy Aperture new. There will be no further development or…
June 25, 2013 by Rich Harrington, Rhed Pixel Aperture is one of the three sides of the exposure triangle. For many it is the primary force in shaping their photos, particularly if shooting in an Aperture Priority or Manual mode. Aperture is the easiest way to control how deep or shallow the depth of field […]Read more "Understanding Aperture — A Simple Explanation"
September 12, 2012 by Michael Reff, Videomaker So you have questions, problems. Do not fear. First, you must gaze…deep…, deeper into my lens. Things are getting blurry, you are having trouble focusing. Never fear you are safe. You have merely dove deeper into…the Depth of Field. Is Depth of Field a mystery to you? Are […]Read more "The Hypnotic Effect of Depth of Field"