Archive | May, 2010

Rehearse, Rehearse, Rehearse…

May 25, 2010

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Rehearse, Rehearse, Rehearse…

Most of us have been asked to photograph an event on stage; in a church, auditorium, or in a theater. The angles and lighting can be difficult, and you might not be given access to the perfect shooting spot, even if you are a professional with a press pass. As more and more photographers (amateur […]

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Canon Updates EOS 5D Mark II Firmware to v 2.0.7

May 25, 2010

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Canon has released a firmware update to the VERY popular EOS 5D Mark II bringing it to version 2.0.7. Canon lists the fixes in this update as follows: Fixes a phenomenon in which the aperture exhibits abnormal movement when shooting movies in manual exposure mode and Aperture Priority AE (Av mode) using some Canon lenses […]

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5.25.10: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Carol Marie Cobb

May 25, 2010

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5.25.10: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Carol Marie Cobb

Hey Gang, We have a cool weekly feature here on DPE: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find. Each Tuesday I choose a photographer who I find on Twitter who is . . . well, talented! I find ‘em by reading an interesting tweet and then by clicking on his or her web site. This week’s Talented Twitter […]

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The iPad – The First Five Weeks

May 24, 2010

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The iPad – The First Five Weeks

I picked up a WiFi-only iPad on April 3rd – the morning it was introduced. That iPad has been scarfed by my wife, so now I’m using a brand new 3G-enabled iPad. I have therefore been heavily using one iPad or another for the last five weeks. Here’s a report. The Good News Size and […]

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The Edge of Light: Visions of Light

May 22, 2010

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The Edge of Light: Visions of Light

[Editors Note: This article brings “The Edge of Light” week with Eddie Tapp to a conclusion. I hope you enjoyed these articles and that you got something from them. We would love to hear your thoughts on this series and if you’d like to see more like it. You can share your thoughts with us […]

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 2

May 21, 2010

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 2

[Editors Note: This week we have Eddie Tapp on a weeklong series titled “The Edge of Light” which is a series of articles on seeing light. We’ll have one article day starting today Sunday, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] Pocket of Light Easy to find inside a tunnel but more difficult to see […]

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FYI: DPE Special from NPL on Canvas Splits and Clusters

May 20, 2010

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FYI: DPE Special from NPL on Canvas Splits and Clusters

Hey Gang, Nations Photo Lab is offering 25% off all of its canvas clusters and canvas splits, the lab’s latest canvas products to launch, between now and June 15th, 2010. Just use this code upon checkout: DPESPECIAL. Click here for details. Explore the light, Rick

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 1

May 20, 2010

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The Edge of Light: TappTips Part 1

[Editors Note: This week we have Eddie Tapp on a weeklong series titled “The Edge of Light” which is a series of articles on seeing light. We’ll have one article day starting today Sunday, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] The 20 degree rule Sunsets will naturally have a warmer color temperature while a […]

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Wildlife Photographer Will Burrard-Lucas Interview // Podcast

May 19, 2010

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[Editors Note: So many of you have asked for more podcasts than the 2 we normally release each month, so we are trying out a new podcast series, these will be short podcasts, between 20-30 minutes, and the content and format will vary. Take a listen and let us know what you think.] A few […]

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The Edge of Light: Study light quality

May 19, 2010

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The Edge of Light: Study light quality

[Editors Note: This week we have Eddie Tapp on a weeklong series titled “The Edge of Light” which is a series of articles on seeing light. We’ll have one article day starting today Sunday, and continuing all the way thru Saturday!] If we could see light in the physical sense (such as we see a […]

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