EOS 5D Mark IV

I picked up my EOS 5D Mark IV yesterday lunch time, then spent part of the afternoon taking photos of it! I already had it in my plan that when the EOS 5D Mark IV would be launched I was going to get one. I had it in my plan since the early part of …

EOS-1D X Mark II firmware update

I must have missed the mention of EOS-1D X Mark II firmware update v1.1.2 in amongst all the interesting info flying around before the EOS 5D Mark IV launch. EOS-1D X Mark II – firmware update v1.1.2 Canon USA has it online from the 10th of September, but Canon Europe’s site lists it from 22nd …

120 million EF lenses

Canon celebrates significant milestone with production of 120 million interchangeable EF lenses It has been just over a year since the last lens production milestone was announced. It does seem that the rate of lens sales is indeed slowing. TOKYO, September 8, 2016—Canon Inc. today announced the achievement of a new lens-manufacturing milestone with the …

Lightroom post production tips

I’ve been working on my post production workflow for portraits in Lightroom, and have some tips to share about how I’m working on my portraits at the moment. All my work gets imported to Lightroom as much for management of the image collection as anything else. Now looking back it seems that for a good …

Location shoot with model Suzanne

I’m regularly surprised by the number of photographers I meet that baby their cameras to the extreme. If the forecast says rain is due in 10 days time they’re running to get their cameras in a waterproof case. As a result they miss pictures 🙁  A few weeks ago I met up with model Suzanne …

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

It’s here, EOS 5D Mark IV the camera I’ve been waiting for since at least March.   I have enjoyed my EOS 5D Mark III, and it has been my main camera since April 2012, now there’s a successor – EOS 5D Mark IV. Packed with the expected features 30MP, WiFi, 4K video, GPS it will …

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 …