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

What’s the next big thing?

Earlier this year I got in to conversation with the editor of one of the UK’s photo magazines. I was explaining my idea that it felt to me that the photography landscape was at or very near to the next big thing. A few months later I was asked to write a commentary article on …

A quick way to build image slides in Keynote

A quick way to build image slides in Keynote I spend a good amount of time making presentations to show all kinds of photography skills and technical information. In this post I’ll give you a really quick way to rapidly turn a folder full of pictures in to individual Keynote slides. I switched from Powerpoint …

Canon picks up six TIPA awards

Canon scores six TIPA 2012 awards In the annual awards from the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) Canon has picked up awards for the EOS-1D X, EOS 5D Mark III, PowerShot G1 X, EF 8-15mm f/4L USM Fisheye, EOS C300 and the PIXMA MG8250. TIPA is comprised of 29 member magazines from nine European countries …

EOS 5D Mark III has arrived

Very pleased to say my EOS 5D Mark III is now in my hands 🙂 Even more fun is coming real soon because there are also some Speedlite 600EX-RTs and an ST-E3 on the way too… Fortunately I don’t own a cat so I won’t be testing it by taking cat pictures, but instead it …

Cinema EOS

EOS-1D C – the EOS camera that captures 4K movies Canon announced the introduction of the new EOS-1D C, a digital single-lens reflex (SLR) camera targeting the motion picture, television and high-resolution production industries. Delivering outstanding video quality, advanced low light performance and film-like dynamic range, the compact and lightweight EOS-1D C supports in-camera 4K …

EOS Utility updates for EOS 5D Mark III

EOS Utility 2.11.0.1 I’ve just been looking over the new version of EOS Solution Disk for the EOS 5D Mark III and found a couple of small changes in EOS Utility. From a quick look I’ve seen some of the preferences have received a little update. Date / Time options for filenames and folders This …

Fill-in flash with program & aperture priority modes

Fill-in flash depends on the camera exposure mode Fill-in flash is often used to reduce the contrast that occurs in photos that have a bright backlight, these typically leave your subject with a dark face as it’s in shadow. Adding a pop of flash will lower the contrast range and light the face. Canon E-TTL …

Canon reaches for the stars with new EOS 60Da

Canon launches specialist EOS 60Da for astrophotography The EOS 60Da is the company’s second specialist astrophotography model, many years ago Canon they produced the EOS 20Da with a specially modified low-pass filter and an early implementation of live view mode. According to Canon… EOS 60Da supplied with essential accessories for astrophotography The EOS 60Da includes …