Brian Worley

Full-time photo tutor and photographer. I love to share my knowledge and skills to make photos, videos and teach others. I write books and articles for photo magazines and I always have at least one Speedlite flash in my camera bag

I woke up the other morning thinking about how I was going to fire the shutter on my camera for an upcoming video shoot. I remembered a solution and I was soon off on a tangent wondering how many different ways you can release the shutter for still pictures. Here’s eight ways I thought of to release the shutter …

I’m back from another Speedlite flash workshop with EOS Magazine / EOS Training Academy and I have a few pictures to share from the session. Often I only take a handful of pictures myself to check that the optical wireless slaves are working. An extensive selection of cameras and Speedlites I had a great group …

Over the weekend I visited ZSL Whipsnade Zoo with my camera in hand and time to stop and take photos as I went. Although I have been to Whipsnade many times, it is fairly rare to visit simply for the purpose of taking a walk with a camera and seeing what pictures could be found. …

GPS is helpful when you are travelling or just on a day exploring, as it can be interesting to know the route you travelled. Several EOS cameras have built-in GPS that can track the route you travel as well as record the GPS location in each picture’s EXIF data. Using GPS track log in Lightroom …

Manfrotto, world leader in the photography, imaging equipment and accessories industry, announces the launch of the new Manfrotto Advanced Rear Backpack. The Advanced Rear Backpack can be used as a camera backpack, a laptop backpack, or just as a protective camera case. Protective for photographers Featuring the Manfrotto Protection System, the lower part of the …

Canon has introduced the Speedlite 600EX II-RT a direct replacement for the exiting Speedlite 600EX-RT flash. Canon says that “The Speedlite 600EX II-RT is a powerful, high-performance flash, offering ultimate lighting control, ideal for fast frame-rate shooting such as sporting events, weddings or red carpet moments.” Speedlite 600EX II-RT – faster recycling The key reason …

Last week I headed over to Tackley in Oxfordshire for a quick shoot with Emma. I was creating some new pictures for my Speedlite workshops that I deliver for EOS Training Academy. Part of the shoot was in the old Pigeon House, built in 1616. The top floor of this building is used as a space …