Archive | October, 2010

Audio Input Systems Comparison Test

October 26, 2010

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As you may have heard me say before, audio is of the outmost importance when shooting videos. If you look at my two part article on recording audio for video, my preferred way of recording audio is to record it separately on a dedicated audio recorded such as the Zoom H4n, however there are situations […]

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Adobe releases updates to Lightroom & Camera Raw

October 25, 2010

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Adobe just released new “Release Candidates” for Lightroom 3.3 as well as Camera Raw 6.3. This update adds 39 lens/camera profiles and over 20 bug fixes. Check out all the details and links to the downloads at http://blogs.adobe.com/lightroomjournal/2010/10/lightroom-3-3-and-camera-raw-6-3-available-on-adobe-labs.html

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DPE Flickr Pool Favorites for October

October 20, 2010

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As you may have heard, we are making a few changes around here, but we will continue our monthly DPE Flickr Pool favorites! And this months picks are: Congratulations to both Paul & Jim! If you would like to enter for a chance to be featured next month, simply submit your images to the DPE […]

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Video Podcast: Battle of the Sunset Tips

October 19, 2010

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During the California Photo Festival Rick gathered a few of the instructors for an impromptu “Battle of the Sunset Tips” given by Jennifer Wu, Hal Schmitt, Rick Sammon and Juan Pons. Please excuse the quality of the video as this was done at the spur of the moment and we where very lucky to have […]

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Canon updates firmware for EOS 5D MarkII

October 19, 2010

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Canon once again updates the firmware for the ever popular EOS 5D MarkII. This update brings just a few bug fixes and no new functionality. You can check the details and download the new firmware at: http://web.canon.jp/imaging/eosd/firm-e/eos5dmk2/firmware.html Now I am patiently waiting for an update to the 7D that will bring manual gain control….

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Q&A Live from the California Photo Festival / DPE Podcast Oct. 15, 2010

October 15, 2010

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Rick and Juan recently returned from the first ever The California Photo Festival and we had a great time. We got to meet up with other DPE members like Hal Schmitt and Rob Sheppard, but also hang out with a few other outstanding instructors like Jennifer Wu, Tim Grey, David Wells, and many more. We […]

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10.5.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Tom Baker

October 5, 2010

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10.5.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Tom Baker

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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Marc Muench Interview and Rick & Juan answer your wildlife photography questions / DPE Podcast Oct. 1, 2010

October 1, 2010

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In this episode of the DPE podcast Rick interviews acclaimed nature photographer Marc Muench. Marc also sent us a bunch of images to feature here along with the podcast, so make sure to check out the image gallery a little further down on this post. Also, we’ve recently asked you to send us your wildlife […]

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