The great thing about new cameras and flashes is that I need to then shoot more example images for training purposes. I did a shoot with the lovely Zuki Jai [link] recently to gather more of these kind of example images. Once the Speedlite samples were done it was time to shoot also with the …

Digital Lens Optimiser (DLO) improves picture quality The latest version of Canon’s Digital Photo Professional software v.3.11.26 includes Digital Lens Optimiser (DLO) on the lens tab in the tools panel. DLO goes much further than the peripheral illumination aka vignetting, chromatic aberration, colour blur and distortion settings found in the Lens tab of DPP. DLO …

Just a quick note, as I’m rushing to get out the door and off to a plane to Helsinki. I’m giving some more training for a group of photo specialists in Finland tomorrow. It’s been quiet on the blog while i’ve been preparing, but I have worked out a lot of points about the new …

Heralder 38 – a very clever camera bag The Vanguard Heralder range of camera bags picked up a TIPA award this year, so have obviously caught the attention of many photo magazine reviewers, I thought it would be good to have a look and see if they had all gone mad or been seduced by …