About Amna El Tawil

Amna Eltawil is an Egyptian journalist. Through her years of journalism, she has 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.

Amna has written 208 articles so far, you can find them below.

6 Best Cheap Tripods

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Photography is a hobby to some and a profession to others. That’s a pretty obvious statement, but regardless of which group you belong to, besides the camera, you need other pieces of equipment to enhance your experience and take your photography to a whole new level. Tripods are just one of those extra key pieces

6 Best Cameras for Vlogging

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Are you into vlogging and looking for a new camera or just about to step into the waters and are looking for equipment first? Either way, you want a camera with amazing features, reasonable price, and great quality. In order to help you out, we looked for the best cameras for vlogging, and you can

Adobe Adds New Texture Slider to Lightroom

Lightroom Texture Slider

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.

8 Best Crossbody Camera Bags

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The choice of equipment and accessories can either make or break your photography experience. Sure, shooting style and skill comes down to the photographer’s vision, but lugging a ton of gear around can really sour the experience. And you can’t carry a camera and other gear around in a plastic bag, of course. Luckily, different

11 Best Cheap Full-Frame Cameras

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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

9 Best Camera Lens Bags for Photographers

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Just like you depend on your camera when you go on a photoshoot, you rely on your lenses even more. While there are many camera bags with lens storage, they may not always offer enough the level of protection you want for your lenses. You may also want to carry your lenses separately in your

6 Best Camera Bags for Women

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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

The Term “Leica” Banned by the Chinese Government

The Term “Leica” Banned by the Chinese Government 10

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

Magisto Video Creation Platform Acquired by Vimeo 12

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

LIT Flash Is About to Make Your Smartphone Photos a Lot Better

LIT Flash Is About to Make Your Smartphone Photos a Lot Better 16

Back in the day, phones didn’t have great cameras, but today the story is different. Thanks to the wonderful evolution of technology, you’re able to capture amazing photos using your smartphone. That explains why an increasing number of people prefer taking photos with their smartphones rather than a “regular” camera. However, you’re well aware of

Meet DOTMOT: The Camera Kit Replica Made Entirely of Paper

Meet DOTMOT: The Camera Kit Replica Made Entirely of Paper 18

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

Google Pixel 3 AI Allows Users to Snap Amazing Selfies

Google Pixel 3 AI Allows Users to Snap Amazing Selfies 20

Let’s be honest; we all love a good selfie. We take selfies on our own, with friends and family, to create memories, to mark a special occasion, you name it. Bearing in mind how much people love selfies, manufacturers started designing and creating their devices and software to enhance our overall experience. Google is about

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

Raspberry Pi Project Turns into an Etch-A-Snap Camera 22

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. 

Dead Fly in Lens Barely Affects Image Quality

Dead Fly in Lens Barely Affects Image Quality 24

Roger Cicala at LensRentals, along with his team, made quite a discovery last week. After their Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II lens has been circulating for over three years, a fly ended up in the lens. Prior to taking on a very intricate task of removing the dead fly from the lens, the team decided

Yashica About to Launch 35mm Film, Photographers Uninterested

Yashica About to Launch 35mm Film, Photographers Uninterested 30

Yashica certainly rose more than a few eyebrows with the latest announcement about the launch of their 35mm film. It seems like the company is trying to rebuild itself in a competitive market in times when people prefer their smartphones over carrying a camera wherever they go. The company, which was founded in Nagano in