Posts Tagged ‘canon’

Jul
22
2014

A Love Letter – and Plea – to Canon

Dear Canon: I’ve been a fanboy of yours for just about 45 years, ever since I bought my first SLR – the Canon FT/QL -- at the age of 12. Over the ensuing decades, you were my go-to company as I moved up the 35mm…
Jul
17
2014

Will Canon Still be the Leader After The Next Camera Announcement?

Federer and Nadal; Gates and Jobs; Lauda and Hunt; Edison and Tesla – I’m sure you can name many other world-class champions who were made even better by their worthiest opponents (please feel free to nominate yours in the comments section below!).[adrotate group="6"] But you’d…
Jul
6
2014

Canon Digital Photo Professional 4.0 Much Improved, Ready for Free Download

Raw processing software, like cameras and computers, is subject to personal tastes and strong demands on their technical capabilities. Taste and technicalities play a role when choosing the raw processing software we settle on and that choice is not necessarily the one that came in…
Jul
5
2014

18 Canon EOS C300 + Canon Lenses Used to Shoot “The Short Game” A Documentary on Junior Golf Championship

You don’t hear about projects like this every day. A documentary that used 18 Canon EOS C300’s. You read that correct- 18!. This shows you that sometimes you need to rent the equipment as opposed to always owning. What I find interesting about this particular…
Jun
30
2014

An Interesting Look at the Future of Photography

Here is an interesting read about the future of photography (and video to some degree). We can never know the future, but this article has some interesting thoughts on the state of the industry and what the leading manufacturers are working on.[adrotate group="6"] I think…
Jun
23
2014

Brave Man Captures Breathtaking Shots of World’s Biggest Waves

Clark Little grew up in Hawaii. As a kid, he and his brother body-surfed in Waimea Bay – until he decided to get a board and try surfing. “I just got this killer vibe and feeling.” Fast forward to eight years ago, when, Little says,…
Jun
11
2014

Fake Chuck Westfall Finally Revealed! It’s not me…

I've always had some affection for Fake Chuck Westfall, but it became more important to me when I met the real Chuck Westfall in 2010... it just became more personal for me. I love sitting down with the real Chuck and having a conversation about…
May
21
2014

Shane Hurlbut, ASC on Embracing Digital Cinema and the Canon EOS C500

One of our favorite Directors of Photography has to be Shane Hurlbut as he shares so much of what he learns with the community.. and this article is a great example of that... [adrotate group="6"] I apologize because I didn't get this post ready until…
May
14
2014

Two New EF Ultra Wide-Angle Zoom Lenses and White EOS Rebel SL1 Digital SLR Camera from Canon Soon to be Released

Canon announced a couple of new lenses yesterday as well as a new "White" version of their Canon EOS Rebel SL1 - I guess there's a market for white cameras these days.[adrotate group="6"] Do you remember when they used to charge extra for black bodies?…
Apr
23
2014

The Canon Digital Learning Center Offers Useful Tools for Creative Wedding Professionals

If you've ever shot a wedding, you know the pressure to capture the key moments is intense. You may as well run and hide if you miss any of those one-of-a-kind happenings; you're in deep doo-doo unless you get them all. Professional shooter Joe Simon…