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iMac 5k for Photographers (In-Depth Review)

Photographers get excited about lenses and cameras, but it’s not every day that a computer can get the entire photo industry buzzing like the new iMac 5k has.  Obviously, the main draw to the computer is the insanely high resolution screen, but it takes a lot more than a pretty screen to justify the high price tag of this photo-editing powerhouse. …

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Would You Help Young Photographers?

Hey photo nerds! I’m writing to ask for your help.  Actually, it’s not me who needs your help but thousands of young photographers who are learning photography in schools across the world. I recently spoke to a young teenage girl who is learning photography in school.  The school does not have any cameras capable of shooting in manual, yet she …

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iPhone 6 Plus vs. Canon 5D Mark III

Relax, trolls. I’m not suggesting that a phone can compare with a DSLR in terms of image quality.  And yes, I recognize that you could make a comparison like the one below with different stats and show how the 5D Mark III would kick the iPhone’s butt.  That’s not the point. However, a growing contingent of photographers is quickly becoming discontent with Canon …

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11 Essential Wildlife Photography Tips [IP85]

In this episode I interview wildlife and nature photographer Jay Pierstorff.  Jay teaches photography in Arizona and frequently photographs captive animals.  In this episode he gives some really cool tips for photographing animals. What’s in this episode How to photography animals through a fence How photographers can take stunning photos of captive animals Where to find the best wildlife locations …

iPhone 6 Plus Camera In-Depth Review

I have shot with just about every popular camera model on the market from cell phones all the way up to $10,000 DSLR cameras and lenses, but I checked my Lightroom stats this week and found that 38% of my photos taken in the last year were taken with the iPhone iSight camera.  I don’t use my iPhone camera for …

Hallelujah! The Canon 7D Mark II Is Here!

Canonistas rejoice!  One of the most popular cameras in Canon history is back with a new and improved version.  The Canon 7D Mark II was just announced, and I have a feeling it’s going to be just as popular as the previous version. The original Canon 7D was announced back in August of 2009.  2009!  So it’s definitely time for …