The master flash still flashes even when set not to… When using the pop-up flash or another Speedlite flash as a master to control slave flashes off-camera it is necessary for the master to send control signals as pulses of light. The pulses come from the master flash’s main flash tube. The quote above was …

Updated for EOS 6D & EOS 70D tethered to Lightroom 5.3 Click the picture above for the latest version of this post  Tethered shooting to Lightroom EOS 6D supports tethered shooting using Canon’s EOS Utility software, and it’s a simple case to set up the tethered shooting over a WiFi link thanks to the camera’s …

Happy Christmas Here’s hoping that Santa decided to put you on the nice list and not the naughty list. As a result you got a great photo present for Christmas. If it was a Canon EOS camera you will find some helpful tips below. Make sure that your new camera is set so that it’s …

Taking pictures even faster EOS-1D cameras since the EOS-1D Mark II have included a configuration setting that reduces the shutter release lag. By default the cameras are set to give a consistent and stable time lag between fully pressing the shutter and the picture being taken, typically around 55 milliseconds. Why “faster” is not the …