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

How to use a gel filter on Canon wide-angle lenses A select group of Canon wide-angle lenses have a gel filter holder at the rear of the lens. The gel filter holder is designed to accept square cut gel filters. Wide-angle lenses show significant vignetting when using filters on the front of the lens due to the …

Image Stabilizer (IS) Lenses with an Image Stabilizer function help you to make better pictures in difficult conditions. A lens with an Image Stabilizer has three beneficial effects for you and your pictures. Pictures are sharper with less effect from camera shake You see the exact picture that the camera will capture in the viewfinder Autofocus …

Canon launches EF 11-24mm f/4L USM ultra wide angle lens Optical Expertise: Introducing the EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Today Canon unveils the world’s widest-angle rectilinear zoom lens¹, the EF 11-24mm f/4L USM. Perfect for photographers shooting landscape and architecture, the EF 11-24mm f/4L USM is designed to open up an entirely new world of creative opportunities, …

Canon announces EOS M3 mirror-less camera Canon’s second mirror-less model the EOS M3 has been given more enthusiast appeal, it looks more like a serious camera – just smaller. It also marks the 24MP resolution as the mainstream for APS-C sized sensors from Canon. Read more of the details in the press release from Canon below. …

Firmware update time Canon has release two new firmware updates; one for the EOS 5D Mark III and one for the EOS-1D X camera. Yesterday at my EOS 5D Mark III workshop, several participants were using older versions of firmware in their cameras. I had suggested they get them updated to 1.2.3, clearly that now should …

I’m already busy with training courses this year so make sure you have booked your place for training with me before the courses sell out. I have training for Canon cameras, flash and off-camera flash lighting for both Canon and non-Canon photographers. Get flash skills I love teaching flash photography, and I am currently running …