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Adobe Adds New Texture Slider to Lightroom

Millions of people around the globe use Lightroom to edit and enhance the quality of their photos. Professional photographers and rookies love Lightroom and pretty much everyone else, as it comes with features that other services don’t have. Adobe works hard to improve the user experience which explains why they introduce new features quite often.

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8 Best Crossbody Camera Bags

The choice of equipment and accessories can either make or break your photography experience. You can’t carry a camera and other gear around in a plastic bag, of course. Different styles of camera bags are available nowadays to suit the preferences of every customer. If you’re looking for crossbody camera bags, then you’ve come to

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10 Best Cameras for Kids

One of the best gifts you can give to a child is a camera. Kids should be able to start experimenting with video and photography from a very early age as it is very beneficial to their creative growth. And as modern technology has been evolving exponentially, it sometimes makes it hard to grasp everything

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Sigma 105mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art: Best Portrait Lens

The Sigma 105mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art is one of the best portrait lenses money can buy. At a weight of 3.6 pounds, the lens boasts a huge front element which may draw stares, even from professional photographers, but you won’t find the impressive sharpness and smooth bokeh that it provides elsewhere. The 105mm f/1.4

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8 Best Cheap Lenses for Canon

As someone who is passionate about photography, whether you’re a pro or hobbyist, you want to invest in the right camera for you and additional equipment to enhance the quality of the images. Camera equipment can be quite costly, but that doesn’t have to be the case all the time. When you know where to

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Panasonic Releases S1H Camera and Lumix S1 Updates

Panasonic has been very busy lately and they have exciting news for their fans. While a well-known brand, Panasonic Lumix S1 still lacked more features that would make it more suitable for professionals. It looks like the brand is about to step up their game as they announced new, important updates that current and new

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Meet the Mighty Sigma 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM

Key Features Zoom lens with vast zooming range. Has a solid build using metal and hard elements alloys. Provides beautiful image stabilization for movement and static shots, and thus can be taken handheld. The lens provides beautiful results with the short distance setting. Overview The Sigma 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM is a zoom lens

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7 Best Cheap Full-Frame Cameras

Full-frame cameras have become a big deal in photography due to their amazing benefits. The advantages of shooting with full-frame cameras are numerous, including the improved low-light performance, higher ISO performance, improved dynamic range and color depth, and more control over depth of field. Although many full-frame cameras come with a hefty price, you can

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Gary Fong Lightsphere Review: A Quick and Simple Solution

The Gary Fong Lightsphere is a compact, light modifier designed to drop on top of your flash unit. The idea is that it will give you a more even spread of light than bare flash. The most common version of this type of light modifier is the Sto-Fen, which looks like a block of white

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Joby GorillaPod Review: Grippy, Bendy, and Fun

The Joby GorillaPod is one of those ingenious designs that comes along every so often which has a simple concept and multiple uses. It can act as a small tripod, stabilizer, wrapping amount and stand for your camera, any which way you like. Since the earliest versions, the design has expanded to cater for many

Anker Powercore 20100 Review: A Portable Powerhouse 6

Anker Powercore 20100 Review: A Portable Powerhouse

Whether you are traveling, running errands, or just doing your normal routine, having a power bank in your bag is a must. There is nothing like having a dead phone when you need it most. In today’s market, there is an endless amount of backup batteries but none are the same. There are a few

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Light L16 Camera Review: Multi-futuristic Lens

You’d be forgiven for thinking the Light L16 Camera is some weird smartphone with crazy decals on one side. However, the reality is L16 has different lenses which can work together to produce either huge images or various focal lengths and apertures. The concept takes what is currently happening with the latest smartphones with multiple

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The 10 Best Camera Flashes on the Market

Any professional photographer knows that light is one of the most crucial factors when it comes to taking a good photo. Without light pointing at the subjects in the photograph at the right angles, the photo may well end up a failure. This is where a camera flash comes in handy too, but with so

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7 Best Cameras Under $250

Cameras have evolved impressively over the decades, and although many people use their smartphones to capture photos and moments, nothing beats a camera itself. A wide range of features is available to camera users, both professional and aspiring photographers, and you don’t have to pay a fortune to get one. Contrary to popular belief, not

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MagSphere by MagMod: Lighter Than the Rest?

Light modifiers. Anyone who has have even a passing acquaintance with a strobe or flashlight will know that light modifiers are fantastic ways for controlling and manipulating light source. One of the most common ways is to soften up light from a flash as with the common Sto-fen diffusers. One of those rectangular, plastic contraptions

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LowePro Tahoe BP 150 Review: Great Value

A backpack for a photographer is one of the essentials in life. A bulletproof carrier for all your camera equipment and accessories in which you can easily throw onto your back gives such peace of mind. Once you’ve owned a quality camera backpack there’s no going back because the added protection, slots for all your

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Irix 150mm f/2.8 Macro Dragonfly Review: Fully Manual Quality

Irix has been bringing out some tasty lenses recently, with both good optics and functionality. Now they are adding to the lineup with the Irix 150mm f/2.8 Dragonfly Macro which can double up as a regular lens with macro mode. 150mm is quite long for macro purposes, but the macro functionality has 1:1 magnification, which

Patekfly 12 Flexible Tripod Review: Affordable, Flexible and Durable 14

Patekfly 12 Flexible Tripod Review: Affordable, Flexible and Durable

If you are looking for a versatile tripod that is simple and dependable, Patekfly’s 12-inch Flexible Tripod might be the one for you. This flexible tripod is suitable for a variety of different environments whether it be something for your desktop or an attachment for your bike. The tripod has a sturdy and flexible feature

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13 Photography and Camera Terms You Need to Know

Learning the plethora of terms and definitions for any subject area can be an ongoing task. Considering all the areas of photography, there can be a lot to learn, some specific to film and some to digital. We will be dealing with what you could consider as the fundamental terms in photography, rather than other

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9 Best Camera Straps

Most cameras that photographers tend to invest in will come with an included strap. In most cases, this will be a neck strap and will provide basic functionality that allows you to easily keep your camera with you – directly around your neck – making it easy to take a shot at any time. The

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Pelican 1510 Case Review: Protect Your Gear

Moving around with camera gear can be extremely risky, especially if you are traveling abroad with it. But regardless of where you are going, having a lens, a camera body, or any other necessity break is something photographer do not look forward to or want to experience. Of course, with weather, carelessness, or anything else

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9 Best Camera Lens Bags for Photographers

Just like you depend on your camera when you go on a photography exhibition, you also rely on your lenses. While there are many camera bags that come with additional storage space for your lenses, they may not always be affordable or offer enough space for all of the lenses that you own. This calls

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Nikon D750 Camera Review: Still a Contender

The Nikon D750 camera is a significant release of the company as its a full frame DSLR which provides many of the features of the D610 and the D810, while sitting in between the two. Some aspects such as faster continuous shooting and improved autofocus system better than what can be found in the D810

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Peak Design Everyday Messenger Bag Review: Lives Up to the Name

When it comes to photography shoulder bags, there is an infinite amount to choose from. You have shoulder bags that are perfect for your commute and others that have been designed for your camera and extra accessories. And while some are hits, there are also many misses. It can be a tedious process having to

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10 Best Camera Hand Straps

You’ve paid a lot of money for your camera, along with your other photography equipment, so you obviously want to keep them in pristine condition at all times. A falling camera can be damaging. Even though there are many cameras today that come with shock absorbing features, when your camera falls, scratches and chips can

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Irix 15mm f/2.4 Review: Surprisingly Good Optics

Irix may not be the most obvious make of camera lens, but they are designed by Switzerland-based TH Swiss and put together in Korea to keep down costs. Boasting great optics, the lens comes in two varieties of the ‘Firefly’ and ‘Blackstone’ with basically different outer shells at different price points. Design To start with

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7 Best Inexpensive Camera Accessories To Buy

Whether photography is a hobby of yours or you consider yourself a professional, one thing is for sure – a camera alone is often not enough to help you capture the perfect photos. There are many accessories that have been released to make your job as a photographer much easier and enjoyable, and to help

BlackRapid Sport Breathe Camera Strap Review: Still One of the Best? 26

BlackRapid Sport Breathe Camera Strap Review: Still One of the Best?

BlackRapid is no stranger to making top-of-the-line and unique camera straps. With each release, you can expect nothing but quality. The BlackRapid Sport Breathe Strap became an addition to their Breathe Line back in 2017 but still remains relevant. The Breathe Line itself is different from other camera straps due to how the elements of

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6 Best Camera Bags for Women

When you read a post about the top camera bags that are out there on the market right now, you might notice that many of these lists tend to focus a lot on general bags and it often seems like the products are geared toward a male audience. There are many bags out there that

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How to Choose an SD Card for Your Camera

A memory card used to be a set-and-forget type item in my camera kit. Buy once, plug in and use, then only worry about it once I need more capacity, right? Well, it started to become a concern a few camera upgrades back— with more consideration for multiple card slots in a camera, how much

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10 Best Bridge Cameras

Zoom is a feature that is often desired in a digital camera, but with mirrorless cameras, DSLR cameras, and similar options, a great zoom function can also be exceptionally expensive. This is where bridge cameras come in, offering you an excellent zoom function, while also providing the other features that photographers rely on. In this

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9 Best Beginner Drones

If you are only dipping your toes into the world of drones, then you may not know which one would be the best option for you. There are many options that are considered the best beginner drones, but with so many different brands, a variety of prices, and unique features, you need to ensure the

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Putting Together a Beginner Astrophotography Kit

It seems many digital photographers are under the impression that one needs to use a telescope in order to engage in astrophotography. While that is indeed one excellent way to start imaging the wonders of the night sky, a lot of night sky photography can be accomplished with the equipment you probably already have. Let’s

MeFoto Backpacker Tripod Review: Light and Compact 40

MeFoto Backpacker Tripod Review: Light and Compact

When the opportunity comes to travel with photography gear, this is where you have to determine what is actually important. This can difficult because bringing everything you have is not ideal. Of course, there’s the go-to lenses, camera bodies, chargers, and memory cards but many tend to overlook the tripod. It is actually an important

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10 Best Action Cameras

Action cameras have become quite popular, allowing you to capture action on-the-go, even in outdoor environments. Whether you are planning a ski trip up the mountain, planning to go hiking with a few friends, or simply want to capture your skateboarding tricks on film, an action camera can truly be your best friend when it

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Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS Review: A Solid Prime

Sony has been producing some top quality lenses of late and it seems they have now added to the list the Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS. This piece of glass is set out to double up as a 90mm macro and portrait lens, with a very usable focal length for both purposes. Strapping