About Amna El Tawil

Amna Eltawil is an Egyptian journalist, through her years of journalism she worked for top publications and organizations like John Maxwell organization, the International Herald Tribune, and Al Wafd. She also worked for the largest media network in the middle east: MBC on a full-time basis. When she is not working, Amna can probably be found in bed with a book cuddling with her beloved Siberian Husky.

amnaeltawil has written 81 articles so far, you can find them below.

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

9 Best Camera Lens Bags for Photographers

Camera accessories with Camera Lens Bags

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

7 Best Inexpensive Camera Accessories To Buy

Camera accessories

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

6 Best Camera Bags for Women

Camera woman

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

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

9 Best Beginner Drones

Drone in a sunset

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

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

The Term “Leica” Banned by the Chinese Government

After a short film was published by the Leica camera brand, a large number of the citizens within China found some details in the video to be offensive. Conversations about the video imposing a negative view of China went to such an extent that the Chinese Government decided to take matters into their own hands.

Magisto Video Creation Platform Acquired by Vimeo

Vimeo recently announced that they have officially acquired Magisto, a video production platform that has gained quite a lot of popularity in recent years. The platform was initially an Israeli start-up and had more than 100 million registered users prior to Vimeo acquiring the service. The Magisto platform helps the user create videos with “excitement

Meet DOTMOT: The Camera Kit Replica Made Entirely of Paper

Human imagination has no limits, and that’s definitely a good thing. Creativity and a little bit of effort are all that’s necessary to create some truly awesome things, and you’re going to love this one – camera kit made entirely from paper. Yes, we’re serious! The paper camera was created by DOTMOT, a Seoul-based motion

Raspberry Pi Project Turns into an Etch-A-Snap Camera

The Raspberry Pi system has given people an endless number of possibilities, with creativity truly being the only limitation. What Martin Fitzpatrick built, however, was something unseen among both the photography community and enthusiasts who dabble with the Raspberry Pi system. He built quite a fascinating device that draws a photograph onto an Etch-A-Sketch device. 

Sony A9 Gets a Firmware Update with Newly Added Features

Sony rarely releases firmware for their cameras that brings about new features. On March 25, 2019, the company announced the release of a new firmware update for the popular Sony A9 camera. The update introduces a range of new features to the camera, helping customers take even better photos than before. Sony made the announcement

New Foldable Camera Launched by Insta360

Less than a year ago, Insta360 introduced the Insta360 ONE X, which offered a significant upgrade over previous models and gave many of the latest cameras on the market a run for their money. Now, the company has announced a very unique product that, once again, puts its competitors to the test. The Insta360 EVO

New Leica Q2 Revealed with 95% Higher Resolution

After the success of the Leica Q, the company recently announced the release of an updated version, the Leica Q2. This new camera features a significant number of upgrades compared to the original Q model, including a much better resolution, the ability to capture photographs in rainy conditions, and even an improvement in the lens.

Camera Bits Announces Photo Mechanic 6

After almost seven years, Camera Bits have announced that their popular Photo Mechanics software is finally getting a much deserved major update. The new version will be Photo Mechanics 6, being the successor of the previously released Photo Mechanics 5. This major update is said to provide users with a significant update on existing features

New Nokia 9 PureView to Feature Five Cameras

The MWC 2019 event held a surprise for photographers who enjoy using their smartphone as a sidekick while taking photos. HMD Global officially announced the Nokia 9 PureView smartphone during the event, featuring a total of five cameras in order to produce better quality photographs that are sure to impress. The cameras are accompanied by

New AI-Based Long Exposure Photography App for iPhones

For photographers who enjoy taking photos with their iPhone, last week marked an important date, especially those who frequently find themselves taking long exposure photos. The developer team behind the popular Halide application for the range of Apple iPhone smartphones announced a new app, known as Spectre, that now uses artificial intelligence to help photographers