on 07-14-201611:12 PM - last edited on 07-15-201609:32 AM by BBYMartin
Love to take a Polaroid picture? Or love when Taylor Swift posts an Instagram photo of a Polaroid with her model friends? I know, the later sounded too Meta. Fujifilm Instax has brought the immediacy and fun of instant photography back with a line of cameras that can instantly print your favourite moment. The company has taken it to the next level with the Canada launch of the Fujifilm Instax Share SP-2 Printer on Thursday, July 14, in Toronto. I had the opportunity to check out this new gadget ... and I want one; here's why:
Photography is considered by many to be a "dream job"—engaging and fulfilling. The reality is that it's an incredibly competitive field full of very talented creatives. Today I have some ideas on how to put your best foot forward when it comes to building a career as a professional photographer.
So much photography is made nowadays solely for the purpose of posting to social media. How do we know if the images we post are truly worth sharing? Today I'm going to give you some tips to help you post images that will spark conversations and inspire your audience.
A bright sunny day may seem like the ideal time to make good photographs, but it actually brings a set of challenges that we need to take into careful account. Today I'll give you 6 tips to help you make the most of those sunny summer days.
The Activeon CX and the Activeon CX Gold are action cameras with LCD screens, integrated Wi-Fi, and serious power in the video and photo department. Take a look at my review and videos of the Activeon CX and Activeon CX Gold in action.
byLeo_Bond06-13-201601:18 AM - edited 06-13-201601:21 AM
Today I review a cool new handheld camera from called the DJI OSMO Zenmuse X3 Handheld 4K Camera with Gimbal System. If you're into photography and shooting your own videos and would like something for ground based shots that's as good as you'd get with the highest end drones, click on through and read all about it!
The hot and sunny days of summer are upon us, and that means creating awesome memories with family and friends. And thanks to things like smartphones and affordable HD cameras and video cameras, it’s never been easier to capture every second of those important memories. The only problem, however, is the very real complication of making sure those memories are preserved forever in a digital age. But, not to worry. I have a few suggestions to help you safeguard all those images and videos of the upcoming good times, and even how to make your summer more memorable.
Today we're looking under the hood of Canon's latest DSLR, the 80D. With has some great upgrades, including some neat videography features, the 80D is a quality addition to Canon's range for photography enthusiasts.
I'm a huge fan of Arlo cameras. I've been using them for several months and I'm impressed with their ability to withstand all weather conditions while still streaming great video. Now Netgear has brought the Arlo inside with the Arlo Q, and this camera comes with all the bells and whistles including sound and zone detection.
Post-processing is such a major part of the photography process nowadays, even if you're not photoshopping your work there are still tonnes of tweaks you can make to enhance the look of your photographs.
Today I'll talk you through some of the basics to help get you up and running.
With summer vacation season coming up, there's one thing that you might not have remembered to put on your list of things to pack: a great camera. Sure, you probably have a camera somewhere in the house, but while your smartphone might be perfect for posting pictures to Snapchat and Instagram, it can't give you the same quality of photos that even a budget point and shoot will be able to deliver.
Today we're looking at the art of storytelling through photography, and offering you some background information and practical advice to help you tackle one of the most challenging aspects of photography.
Sony has just announced the release of it's latest flagship point-and-shoot - the RX10 III. It comes with one of the longest telephoto lenses ever made, and is capable of shooting pretty much anything you can imagine!
Today we're going to give you some advice on how invest in new camera equipment wisely. We'll help you make choices that will empower you to do things that are beyond the scope of your current setup, rather than just buying new stuff for the sake of it.
Whether you shoot nature and wildlife, architecture or people, there are principles that can be applied across all genres of photography that can help you to become a better photographer. Today in part 3 of our 'How To Use Your Camera' series, we're going to try to help you find inspiration for your journey in photography.
on 02-03-201602:33 PM - last edited on 04-22-201603:59 PM by BBYMartin
Sony has introduced a new camera into its repertoire with the Alpha A6300, a successor to the A6000 released in 2014. The new model, while trimmed down in size, boasts more under the hood, making it one of the more compelling mirrorless cameras to hit the market.
on 01-18-201611:59 PM - last edited on 06-27-201603:32 PM by BBYMartin
The Fujifilm X-series has won acclaim from technology critics and photographers alike; it’s a camera that focuses uniquely on image quality first, while also building cameras that exude style. The X-Pro line’s latest entry—the X-Pro2—was announced today, delivering a drastically improved image processing engine along with quality-of-life features like weather resistance. Read on to learn more.
Today is the first of a four part series that aims to help you learn more about photography so that you can go out and create some amazing images in 2016. In part 1 we're looking at the basic equipment you need to get started.
on 01-07-201609:48 PM - last edited on 01-13-201612:22 PM by BBYMartin
CES is always a great time for Nikon; this year is no different. They’ve hit the ground in 2016 running with three great new cameras, each excelling in the own category, along with a cool new connectivity piece that makes it easier than ever to share your pictures from a Nikon camera to your social networks. Let’s take a look!
Now that 2016 is here, it’s time to honour all those resolutions you made when the clock struck midnight. There’s no better time than the present, but don’t worry, we’re here to give you some support in keeping those promises. So, if your New Year’s resolution was to learn a new skill, read on for how to actually make it happen in 2016.
The New Year is fast approaching, and resolutions are being made left, right, and centre. If you break your resolutions more often than you make them, then maybe it's time for a motivational push this year. Whether you want to eat healthier, trim down, or spend more time with the kids, you can achieve your goals with a plan and some extra effort.
What do you do when you’re asked to test out the 360Fly panoramic 360-degree HD video camera? You take it heli-skiing of course. As you’ll see in my review and video, thanks to this action camera, anyone, even someone not along on the trip, can take in spectacular views.
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