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Firmware Friday: Olympus tweaks E-M1, E-M5 II; Leica T (Typ 701) and Arri Alexa Mini get new features

by Mike Tomkins posted Friday, February 5, 2016 at 3:38 PM EST     If you’re shooting with Olympus’ E-M1 or E-M5 Mark II compact system cameras, the Leica T (Typ 701), or Arri’s Alexa Mini, we have news for you today. The trio of companies have released firmware updates for these products, and we’ve got all the details in ...

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Instagram Launches Multiple Account Management

Anyone who uses Instagram as a social media outlet for sharing personal images, as well as maintaining and building an audience for their business, knows that switching accounts can be a royal pain. The idea of swapping all the time was annoying enough for me to never create a second account and for a while, I used my personal account for ...

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How To Bounce a Flash

Online Photography School How To Bounce a Flash So… You get pretty good results shooting in natural light, but every time you use your flash, you suck! Washed out faces and dark backgrounds, yuk! You know it’s time to master flash-lighting, but who can afford expensive studio lights, soft boxes, backgrounds, etc? You don’t need all that stuff to get ...

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You Can Use Your Hand as a Graduated ND Filter for Landscape Photos

Feb 04, 2016 · Paul Rutherford     Here’s a simple trick for landscape photos: when shooting a landscape photo that needs a hard edge graduated ND filter, you can use your hand. Yes your hand! It’s a technique I’ve been using in my own work recently.I haven’t purchased a ...

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