EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Shooting Damsels and Dragons – Flies, That Is

September 20, 2011  Author:  

  Damselflies and Dragonflies are some of the most curious, colorful, and strangest looking creatures I’ve run across in my quest for macro subjects, and… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Digital Camera Shopping? Go to an Expert: Digital Photography Review

August 30, 2011  Author:  

For any of us who make it our business to keep up with the constantly changing tsunami of information regarding digital imaging, credible resources on… READ MORE >

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The Joys of Using Canon’s Macro Twin Lite (MT-24EX) Flash

July 25, 2011  Author:  

Following my adventure with bees, I put away the Speedlite, screwed on Canon’s dual macro flash (with diffusers), and haven’t looked back. The versatility of… READ MORE >

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Will the Lytro Camera Change Photography?

June 27, 2011  Author:   (3)

Last week the Lytro Camera was announced. This camera introduces a revolutionary sensor technology that gives photographers the ability capture the “light field” in a… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE

Video Review: Kata Pro-Light Bug-203 PL

June 6, 2011  Author:   (3)

Forest Chaput de Saintonge does his latest bag reviews in a video. Forest walks through all the features, pros, and cons of Kata’s new photography… READ MORE >

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Let Color Guide You to Better B&W Images

May 19, 2011  Author:   (5)

I am learning how the techniques for making better B&W film photographs have direct application to my digital B&W images as well, which is a… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE

Image Editing Software

May 4, 2011  Author:  

For those of you who don’t know, a couple of weeks ago RMSP had an open house. We invited the general public into our facilities,… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE

Purchasing an External Hard Drive

April 13, 2011  Author:   (12)

Because we are currently living in an age in which our photographs are simply stored as code that our cameras and computers can read, we… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Creating Star Trail Images (Part II)

March 16, 2011  Author:   (5)

It’s time for the second installment on shooting star trails. In Part II I explain how to take the group of images you captured in… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE

Canon Introduces New Products at CP+

February 7, 2011  Author:   (1)

Canon will be introducing new products at the Camera and Imaging Photo Show (CP+ 2011) beginning Wednesday, February 9th in Pacifico Yokohama, Japan. The Rebel family… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE

Review: Kirk Enterprises BH-3

February 3, 2011  Author:   (5)

You all know that I like gear; I got this addiction from my dad. I change my photography gear all the time, constantly trying to… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES, WORKSHOPS

An Interview with Mark S. Johnson

January 17, 2011  Author:   (2)

Mark S. Johnson has been a long-time instructor and friend of RMSP in addition to being one of the most prolific and inspirational digital photographic… READ MORE >

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Backpacking With Your Camera

December 14, 2010  Author:   (13)

I have gone on many backpacking trips in the past few years.  One thing that I always have to consider when I’m preparing is, what… READ MORE >

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Tilt-Shift Lenses (Part II)

November 16, 2010  Author:   (12)

Welcome to Part II of my two-part post on tilt-shift lenses.  Part I addressed the tilt function of these unique tools. This week, I will… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Macro Mating

November 11, 2010  Author:  

I’m pretty sure Henri Cartier-Bresson didn’t have insect mating in mind when he coined the photographic term “decisive moment,” but I can’t think of a… READ MORE >