Software

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ5 and Lumix Link App Demo [sneak peak]

Posted by on August 22, 2012 at 5:33 pm

Tweet Panasonic held a new product press event on August 20, 2012 in Vancouver, BC. Doug Borbath, Senior Product Manager, gives a demo of the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ5 Wi-Fi enabled camera and the Lumix Link App using his iPad. He talked about the features of the camera and how it compares to smart phones […]

Final Cut Pro X – Previewed at NAB 2011

Posted by on April 13, 2011 at 6:54 pm

Tweet Apple previews Final Cut Pro X to an enthusiastic crowd during NAB 2011. This is the most significant upgrade ever to Final Cut Pro. It will be available in June for $299. In the video below I cover some of the new features and give my thoughts. YouTube Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuGFBRHQu6U FreshDV has great video coverage of […]

Friday Five – Aperture, Chase, Vincent, Eyeball, Crankworx

Posted by on August 8, 2008 at 2:25 pm

Tweet This weeks Friday Five is brought to you by ibuprofen… “Ibuprofen for when you hear and feel your shoulder pop while riding your mountainbike.” OK, let’s get started! There is a new section on Aperture’s website called “Aperture in Action“. I know, it’s marketing stuff! But there is some cool little tips in the […]

Pixelmator Review

Posted by on July 7, 2008 at 1:00 am

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 […]

Friday Five – Aperture 101, Capture NX2, Icebergs, Nikon Photo Contest, Flickr Photographer

Posted by on June 6, 2008 at 12:38 pm

Tweet OK, lets get right to it! AUPN (Aperture Users Professional Network) is starting a series called “Aperture 101″ the first installment is called “The Interface“ Nikon’s Capture NX2 is out and it has a 60 day trial period! “ICEBERG! Dead ahead!” popphoto.com has an article on  James Balog’s iceberg shoot. The 39th Annual Nikon […]

The "J" Word

Posted by on May 26, 2008 at 12:10 am

Tweet JPEG… There I said it. Why am I talking about JPEG? I’m going to be shooting RAW + JPEG for a little while with my Canon G9 and my new Nikon D300 (when it arrives). I would normally shoot only RAW with both cameras but I got my hands on a copy or Pixelmator […]

Friday Five – Building a photo business, 6 media apps for Mac, New image uses, Hard drive back-up, Your face on a book

Posted by on May 23, 2008 at 1:56 pm

Tweet This weeks Friday Five: Seth Godin wants you! Well, just a photo of you for the cover of his new book. You could be famous! Check it out. Photoshop Insider has a post about the importance of backing up your hard drive and how much it could actually cost you. Burns Auto Parts (don’t […]

30 Days Using Aperture 2 (Final Review)

Posted by on April 13, 2008 at 8:53 pm

Tweet The video post above is the final post in the series “30 Days Using Aperture 2″ (video shot with a Canon PowerShot G9 ) Here is a brief rundown; Likes Output – excellent quality as good as other RAW converters Short cut keys – very easy to learn and remember Full screen mode – […]

30 Days Using Aperture 2 (Day 24)

Posted by on March 28, 2008 at 5:45 pm

Tweet Day 24 Again, I’ve been busy for last 5 days shooting and working on images. That’s a good thing! This time I did a food shoot for the Korean restaurant. Several different dishes but the lighting set up was pretty much the same. This time I played around with the stamp tool. The way […]

Aperture 2.1 Released

Posted by on March 28, 2008 at 5:35 pm

Tweet Today Apple announced Aperture 2.1 that allows third party plug-ins. You might never have to leave Aperture at all to do your basic image editing. Read the press release here.