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

Thursday and Friday this week I lead two Speedlite flash workshops for EOS Magazine Getting started with Speedlite flash Thursday was a bigger group of folks and we started at the basics of how the flash system works. By the end of the first day every single participant was able to control a single flash both …

I was out with fellow photographers Brian Dukes, Glyn Dewis and Mark Hall photographing Brian’s son Paddy Dukes and his riding mates in Surrey. I packed a bunch of Speedlite flashes and the Lastolite quad mounting plate from my quad bracket to allow up to found Speedlites to be position on one light stand. It …

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 …