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A Sneak Peek At The Brand New Lensbaby Burnside 35

In Gear by Tracy Munson2 Comments

Today, Lensbaby announced their latest bundle of joy, the Burnside 35. They were kind enough to send me a top-secret advance copy of the lens a couple of weeks ago so that I would be ready to share my thoughts with the readers of Improve Photography. Here’s my take on the Burnside 35. The solid …

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LandscapePro: An in-depth review

In Post-processing by Christopher Mowers3 Comments

It seems that the era of computer assisted photo editing is arriving. Adobe is making news with Sensei, but there are other companies at it as well. One of those companies is Anthropics, makers of LandscapePro. I set out this week to put the software through its paces and see what it could do, and …

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10 Tips for Traveling More Efficiently with Photo Gear

In Gear by Andy Perkins3 Comments

All great photography requires planning. Not just about the shoot, the weather, or the model. But about packing and transporting the gear, too. By concentrating on the goals of your trip, and learning to pack more creatively, it’s possible to take enough photo gear without over-packing or giving up the photo opportunities you want most. …

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14 iOS Camera Apps That Can Handle the Power of RAW

In Gear by Brad Goestsch4 Comments

If you’re like most people, you always have your smart phone ready to go at a moment’s notice. If you’re like me, you probably also have at least one DSLR, mirrorless or other dedicated “serious” camera system that you can access whenever the time comes. However, there are times when it just makes more sense …

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Product Review: Aurga Smart DSLR Assistant

In Gear by Michael Allen3 Comments

So you want to be a photographer, but you’re not sure where to start. Your photos come out blurry, not blurry enough, too bright, too dark, not focused enough, or any other slew of problems that can dissuade new photographers from really running the gauntlet that is a phenomenal hobby. This product is here to …