Speedlite workshop with model Natasha Chick

I’ve just completed a series of four workshops over the last two weeks, three have been camera specific covering the the EOS 70D, EOS 5D Mark III and the EOS 7D Mark II. Earlier this week I ran a beginners Speedlite workshop. Of all the workshops I run, the Speedlite flash ones are of the …

Yongnuo YN-E3-RT - flash mayhem

I was asked by a photographer to help them with setting up their newly acquired Yongnuo YN-E3-RT radio flash trigger. It’s supposed to be a clone of the Canon Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT, but it has a trick that catches out the unwary.   I’ve been using and loving the Canon ST-E3-RT Speedlite transmitter [AFF] since it …

PhotoPlus EOS SOS

I’ve just received PhotoPlus Issue 119, with my 20th published EOS SOS column. I love helping folks, and being the person behind EOS SOS helps to fill my aim to help folks get more from their cameras and photography. I love to receive questions that I can answer in the magazine each month. While there’s …

Manfrotto Windsor Collection

Manfrotto has recently introduced several new ranges of camera bags, the Street and Advanced CSC bags and the Windsor range. There are five new models in the advanced and street range designed for amateurs and hobbyist photographers and four in the Windsor range of lifestyle bags. Manfrotto Windsor Collection Manfrotto announces the launch of the Manfrotto Windsor …

Dream Project shoot, model Gilda

Working with a complete creative team is a real joy, when you add a multitude of amazing models, outfits, styling, hair & make-up it is only right to call it the Dream Project. In just a few, all too short, hours I worked with a number of different models, locations and lighting setups. I lit …

Gitzo Systematic Tripod Range

Gitzo has updated their Systematic tripod line-up for professional photographers using long and heavy lenses. The updated models feature Carbon exact leg tubes and larger feet for greater stability. Gitzo, pioneers in developing some of the most advanced and revolutionary technologies for professional camera equipment, proudly introduce the new generation Systematic tripod family and the …

EOS 5D Mark IV firmware update

EOS 5D Mark IV has a firmware update to improve communications with EOS Utility when registering or updating lenses for the new in-camera Digital Lens Optimizer (DLO). Canon says… Firmware Version 1.0.2 incorporates the following improvement. 1. Improves communication reliability when using EOS Utility to register/update* new Digital Lens Optimizer. Note: *Confirm that the camera …