Improving image quality with Digital Lens Optimiser (DLO)

Digital Lens Optimiser (DLO) improves picture quality The latest version of Canon’s Digital Photo Professional software v.3.11.26 includes Digital Lens Optimiser (DLO) on the lens tab in the tools panel. DLO goes much further than the peripheral illumination aka vignetting, chromatic aberration, colour blur and distortion settings found in the Lens tab of DPP. DLO …

EOS 5D Mark IIII

The EOS 5D Mark III is a fantastic camera and I’m enjoying using mine already, but it’s suffered from some shortcomings in the few weeks since launch. One of the first was the issue that the software Canon supplied to process the RAW images, Digital Photo Professional (DPP) was not able to process the RAW …

A quick way to build image slides in Keynote

A quick way to build image slides in Keynote I spend a good amount of time making presentations to show all kinds of photography skills and technical information. In this post I’ll give you a really quick way to rapidly turn a folder full of pictures in to individual Keynote slides. I switched from Powerpoint …

EOS Utility updates for EOS 5D Mark III

EOS Utility 2.11.0.1 I’ve just been looking over the new version of EOS Solution Disk for the EOS 5D Mark III and found a couple of small changes in EOS Utility. From a quick look I’ve seen some of the preferences have received a little update. Date / Time options for filenames and folders This …

What time is it?

Today is the day you will likely find that your camera clock no longer matches your computer clock… In the UK the clocks moved forward one hour yesterday and that means the clock in your camera is now most likely an hour behind. You might not see this as a problem unless you ever try …

Focus on Imaging – roundup

So that was Focus 2012… Finally with the doors closed, the visitors gone and stands packed down I think it’s time to share my thoughts on the Focus on Imaging show. I haven’t seen official attendance figures, but there were times each day when some walkways were so busy it was hard to move around …

Come and see me at Focus on Imaging next week

The Uk’s biggest annual photography and imaging show, Focus on Imaging from the 4th to 7th of March lets get close to the latest and greatest that the industry has to offer. I’m really happy to say i’ll be there on the Canon booth – L26, right in front of the entrance at hall 10 …