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

EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM unveiled Personally I’m a little surprised Canon took so long to update the great EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II lens to add the STM motor, but today the lens gains the STM making a real step forward in AF performance with Live View Mode and in movie shooting, it should …

Zoo photography – shooting through the bars Zoo photography is accessible and enjoyable but for many of the animals they do tend to put bars and or a lot of distance between the public and the animals. There are several zoos that take the wide open safari park concept to give big open spaces to …

Get cashback when you buy Canon cameras, lenses, flash & more Canon thinks now is the time to invest in more gear, and to help sweeten the deal is offering cashback. You buy a qualifying item, complete the online claim and a few weeks later they credit you with cash back in to your account. …

Canon picks up three EISA awards Wow how fast another year has gone by since the last EISA awards, and Canon has been awarded three of  the trophies this time for the EOS 100D, EOS 6D and the EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x. Just one award down on last years tally the three …

Earlier this week I got to photograph a local ballerina – outside as the sunset on top of a hill. It started out just shooting against the sun, adding a little extra light from a Speedlite in a 12 x 16 inch soft box. Problem is that the result is static, it could be any …