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

Registered AF points make it simple to switch the location of your AF point with the touch of a single button.   Imagine you have the AF point on the left side of the frame to give an off-centred composition to your picture. Then you need to change the position of the AF point somewhere else …

EOS 1200D firmware update available EOS 1200D gets an update to the firmware to improve exposure when the camera is used with some of Canon’s tilt-shift lenses. While I think that very few EOS 1200D owners are likely to also have one of the TS-E lenses that causes the problem I always recommend keeping you camera firmware …

Canon releases EOS-1D X firmware update version 2.0.8 Canon has update dthe firmware for the EOS-1D X to address some strange problems where a camera setup with back button AF may still focus with the shutter release. Canon also notes that the camera settings files created on cameras with pre 2.0.7 firmware are not readable …

I’ve been writing a regular monthly column title EOS S.O.S. in PhotoPlus magazine for almost six months now. Issue 105 just arrived and I want to ask you my dear readers for some help. I’m constantly looking for topics to write about and reader questions to answer so send ’em in… please. You can send …

I have found that with the increasing configuration options and functionality of the cameras below the EOS-1D series I’m really missing one feature that is found on the EOS-1D models… “I want to be able to backup and restore my complete camera configuration” It takes a long time set up two cameras exactly the same …

Canon has launched the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM a successor to the favoured lens of many Canon photojournalists The new EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM is the first lens to include Canon’s a Blue Spectrum Refractive optics (BR optics). BR Optics uses an engineered organic optical material that is part of a compound glass …