June 24, 2017

Opinion
Nebula 4100 Lite First Look

The first 3-axis gimbal I bought was the . That thing was like a comfortable teddy bear that I took just about everywhere I went. I had used various different pieces of gear in the past to try and stabilise my footage, but nothing else was so easy to set up and so reliable in ...
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SHUT THE FRONT DOOR! Why bother with photography?

You are a photographer right?  Why bother? You should be looking past the creative stimulus that follows when you take the photo and ask yourself why you are capturing images. Ask yourself why do you bother with photography? It is a question not many photographers ask themselves. For instance you can mo...
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Street Photography: First Steps and Beyond

Street Photography: First steps and beyond Many people would like to “do street photography”, but simply don’t know where to start. Valérie Jardin’s new ebook “Street Photography: First steps and beyond” is a great place for those people to start. It’s also a great read for anyone that already practices...
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Holoportation and the Imaging Future

Holoportation and future technologies are somewhat of a confounding myth of gadgetry if you’re not plugged into ‘The Matrix’ of the modern world. Holoportation is confusing to start with, but when explained in full, ones’ ability to teleport themselves digitally anywhere in the w...
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Moving to a Mirrorless Camera System

Moving to a mirrorless camera system Many people have given thought to moving to mirrorless camera systems. Some have made the move, while others have not. I’ve procrastinated for quite a while, but now the time is right. Why move to mirrorless? There are many reasons for making the move to a mirrorless...
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You There! With Your Mobile Phone Camera!

Have you ever had that rant from photographers, the one where they’re complaining about their livelihoods being stolen by people with camera phones or worse, iPads! Here’s my take on it and why I don’t view it as a bad thing at all… We’ve watched as more and more people get...
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Pentax 645z: The Best Landscape Camera in the World?

I recently purchased a . There are actually not too many reviews to be found for this somewhat rarefied camera (and those that exist are often for fashion, wedding or commercial work) so I thought I should provide my own thoughts on it from a landscape photography perspective. It won’t be a highly...
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You Can’t Be A Specialist Photographer in Australia

Yep, you heard it right. Specialist photographers in Australia are a dying breed. Sure there’s the odd full time landscape photographer or even wedding photographer, but really you have to stop and smell the roses if you’re a new photographer entering the industry. The photography game is ce...
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