Silverstone DS322

Photographers take photos, and photos need to live somewhere. In the past it was shoeboxes for consumers and filling cabinets for pros with sleeves full of slides and negatives. With digital has come the need to be careful with storage, hard disk storage. The basic rule is that hard disks are going to fail, until …

autostitch panorama

AutoStitch Panorama for iPhone AutoStitch Panorama is an iPhone app that joins multiple pictures together. This stitching photography is something I have been doing for many years. Not long after I started to use digital cameras Canon introduced the Stitch Assist function to it’s PowerShot A5 and the companion PhotoStitch software. Using the camera and …

digital photo professional 3.13.0

Digital Photo Professional (DPP) 3.13.0 Canon’s Digital Photo Professional (DPP) software has reached version 3.13.0, so what’s new besides the support for the EOS 700D & EOS 100D cameras? OF course with the launch of the EOS 70D there’s also got to be some further update coming soon too. What’s new in Digital Photo Professional …

Better quality pictures for free, installing lens aberration correction profiles in your Canon EOS

Improve your results with Canon lenses Lenses are not all perfect, in fact perfect lenses are just not possible. They would be impossibly large, heavy and expensive. They’d probably be impossible to manufacture too. Most modern EOS cameras can be set to automatically improve images taken with a huge range of Canon lenses. There’s a …

Nik Software suite of six plug-ins for only $149

It’s Easter and you’ve got to love this deal; the complete set of Nik Software’s plug-ins for only $149. Normally you’d have paid $499 for this set of professional plug-ins that works in Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture but Nik Software – now owned by Google – has this amazing deal online. With the six separate …

Vintage look presets for Lightroom

Achieving a vintage look in Lightroom with presets I recently did a vintage themed fashion shoot and rather fancied making my life a step or two simpler with some easy to apply vintage looks. I wanted something I could apply to a heap of images to show the intended direction for the edits. Preset Heaven …