Nikon D810 dust sealing image

Nikon D810 dust sealing image

Last week Nikon released the high end D810, their latest high end DSLR. With the D800 sensor landing a knockout blow to detractors when it was released the new model mostly comes with tweaks. Except in its video capabilities where they kicked the D810′s performance well beyond its predecessor. [click to continue…]

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have shared the content of 12 of their photography courses online for free access under a creative commons license.

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Weekly Photo: Bebe

July 18, 2014

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This week’s Phottix Weekly Photo makes emotion from its use of  colour. It comes from flickr’s Gaylord Boussaud How was it shot?

580EX + translucent umbrella to my left, triggered by the Phottix Odin. To my left, opening with natural light for the small amount of light in the baby’s eye

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Phottix Mitros+ TTL Transceiver Flash for Sony (Minolta)

Phottix Mitros+ TTL Transceiver Flash for Sony (Minolta)

After considerable development and testing Phottix is happy to announce the newest addition to the Phottix Mitros+ family: The Phottix Mitros+ TTL Transceiver Flash for Sony (ISO Hot Shoe).

Use the Mitros+ on-camera as a key or fill light, as well as control and trigger other Mitros+ flashes or compatible flashes using Phottix Odin Receivers. The Mitros+ also offers a built-in Phottix Odin Receiver and Strato II Receiver. Existing Phottix triggers, like the Phottix Odin or Strato II can be used to trigger the Mitros+ without extra receivers.

Features

  • GN: 58 Sony-Compatible TTL Flash
  • Built-in: Phottix Odin Transmitter and Receiver, and Strato II Receiver
  • Sony-compatible Master/Slave IR Triggering Modes
  • TTL, Manual and Multi Stroboscopic Modes
  • High Speed Sync
  • AF Assist Light
  • Flash Zoom: 24-105mm
  • External Battery Port, 3.5mm Sync Port
  • Quick Flash Mode

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photography-hackIt’s not only in creating what’s going on infront of the camera where you can get creative. When needs must behind the camera can also require a dash of ingenuity. 2 videos each featuring 7 photography hacks makes this post one of the most informative to date. [click to continue…]

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