The CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show was held in Yokohama recently that gives manufacturers the opportunity to showcase their products at the event. With a Nikon D750 in hand I paid the show a visit and it was quite enjoyable. The show mostly consisted of existing products rather than new and innovative technology. There were a few […]
LED lights are getting more popular by the day in the photography and filming arena as they are a real pleasure to work with. As with most lighting setups, we want to diffuse and direct the light, but LED lights create quite a bit of spill light and it takes a lot of flagging to […]
The D750 is an excellent camera for photography, it delivers some really stunning image quality and is a pleasure to work with. We have lately decided to start using it for filming as a B-camera or for certain B-rolls or as a lightweight travel companion. I am playing a bit with colour grading on some footage to […]
Drawing a storyboard is one of the key aspects of the filming process. Being on-set without it is like having a, having a, it’s like having, yes, it is like… Get the picture? We sketch the situation that needs to be acted out in order to be filmed. Storyboarding is an excellent way to learn […]
The LX100 is a great little camera with a lot of features. A touch or tilting screen is not one of them though, which makes shooting a bit tricky in certain situations. One solution might be the Image App from Panasonic, so here is a quick overview of it.
In this tutorial we’ll look at the setup of a product shoot and share some tips and tricks. If I had to rate the most difficult genre of photography in my career then it would be wedding photography. You have to get everything right the first time when you shoot, no time for mistakes. The groom and […]
Something really awesome about photography is that it challenges us to get creative. Getting an idea onto paper and then trying to execute it can really fire up your creative imagination. I used to do some stock photography and trying to get into the rankings can be a challenge. One of the best ways is […]
In this tut we’ll see if we can fix the noisy fan on a Yonguo YN900 LED light as it makes for no fun when recording interviews. When it comes to lighting for video interviews and other small projects, then LED lights are a good option as they are lightweight, portable and can operate on […]