Wi-Fi Adapter W-E1

Canon W-E1 adds WiFi to EOS 7D Mark II, EOS 5DS & 5DS R cameras. WiFi is one of the features that photographers have been missing on the advanced EOS cameras, now there’s an inexpensive solution for wireless tethering to EOS Utility on a PC or Mac and smartphones The W-E1 has no storage capability so …

Canon wins 4 EISA awards

The European Imaging and Sound Association have awarded four EISA awards to Canon products. The winning products are the EOS 80D, EOS-1D X Mark II, EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM and imagePROGRAF PRO-1000. EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL DSLR CAMERA 2016-2017   Canon EOS-1D X Mark II The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is the fastest DSLR ever, …

MX riders with Speedlite flash

I love all kinds of motorsport, and I love bringing control of the light to my photos, so when Colin Brister of ImageMX announced one of his training days lighting motocross with flash I jumped at the chance. Wash brook Farm Motocross with Speedlites Early one morning I headed across from Oxfordshire to Washbrook Farm …

Best AF settings for dog photography

A few recent 1-2-1 training sessions have focussed on optimising EOS 7D Mark II AF settings for specific subjects. The EOS 7D Mark II is a great camera, and when you optimise the AF you can really benefit from the available focus performance. To test out the EOS 7D Mark II AF settings for pictures of fast …

EOS 7D Mark II, manual exposure, auto ISO and exposure compensation

Manual exposure mode, the one I call “I Made it Myself Mode” provides a photographer with all the tools to be fully in control of their exposure; shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Sure the camera metering works and gives you guidance as to how you are comparing to the camera’s view of the subject, but …