Archive for July, 2008

Friday Five – Silo, 700, 900, BBB, and APF

July 25, 2008

Tweet It’s another beautiful Friday in Whistler and my mountain bike is calling me… So, I’ll make this quick. I keep referring to PhotoShelter’s School of Stock because the articles there are a great source of information. This weeks is no exception. Shooting Silo. They cover the topic in great detail and even give a […]

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Nikon CLS (Creative Lighting System) – Basic Set-up

July 21, 2008

Tweet The above video shows how I set up my Nikon D300 as the commander and my SB800 as the remote. It’s pretty simple and quick to set-up. This was my first time setting up and using the CLS system. It’s very straight forward to use and I like the fact that the camera can […]

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Friday Five – The Contest, The Future, Real Estate, Stock, and Disasters

July 18, 2008

Tweet No Theme this week! Just links to stuff I think is interesting. Would you like to win a pair of PW Plus II Transceivers? You do? Check out their off camera flash lighting contest for your chance to win. Photography has a future! Read about it on PopPhoto’s blog. Real Estate photography may not […]

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Friday Five – The Flickr/Getty Edition

July 11, 2008

Tweet “And in this corner… weighing in at over 2 billion images (some of which are actually very good)… iiiiiiiitttt’ssss FlickGetty!!!!!!” If you haven’t heard the news yet. You must have had a very good and long nap. Getty images and Flickr have joined forces. What? It seems Flickr will allow Getty to sift through […]

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Pixelmator Review

July 7, 2008

Tweet I got my hands on a copy of Pixelmator a while ago and have been playing with it a little bit over the last month or so. My first impression of the software was very positive. I like the layout. And after using it for a little while I realized the software’s potential and […]

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Friday Four – All Nikon Edition

July 4, 2008

Tweet Nikon Fires Shots Across Canon’s Bow! Nikon Spanks Canon! Nikon TKO’s Canon! Those were some of the titles I thought up for this post. As most of you know, July 1st (Canada Day), was a very special day. Why? Nikon announced a couple of new perspective control lenses, a new flash. And what was […]

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