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Day 8 Japan. Kyoto: Kiyomizu Temple:

Pack for Japan the Photographer way

but discovering that you forgot to bring something once you’ve landed at the destination is even worse. So what do you do? It’s easy. PLAN for your trip. In my case, I will need to plan out how to PACK FOR JAPAN. Disclaimer...
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Personal mister to rule them all for street photographers by Misty Mate

Depending where you live in the world, the personal mister is a godsend for street photographers. Living in Southern California, the personal mister is important for the summer months. As of late, we’ve experienced some prett...
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Hot off the Press: Say hello to SHARPNESS and goodbye to the anti-aliasing Filter with the Sony RX1R

  Sony for it’s full frame compact camera line for the RX series specifically the Sony RX1R is following the footsteps of the Nikon D800 and D800e by removing the anti-aliasing filter which greatly improves sharpness...
by Lawrence
 

 

 
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Hot off the Press: Fotodiox Announces High-Intensity LED Fresnel Lights for Film and Television

Fotodiox has done it again by providing high quality photography/video products at an affordable cost. Check out the official press release below about the new High-Intensity LED Fresnel Lights for Film and Television.   F...
by Lawrence
 

 
 
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Hot off the Press: Fotodiox Announces High-Intensity LED Strobe-Style Lights for Still and Video Lighting

LED’s are what is hot now in the photography industry and i surely don’t mean it literally as LED is heat free.  I am finding multiple uses for LEDs even in situations where i plan to use studio strobes and flashes...
by Lawrence
 

 

 
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Hot off the Press: What is G-Drive? Well the G-Technology Evolution Series will knock your socks off with SPEED, SCALABILTY AND SEXINESS!

Wow wow wow. A few weeks ago I was granted a sneak peak look at the new G-Technology Evolution series. The G-Dock ev and the G-Drive ev.  Even their non-production models look sexy. What is G-Drive evolution series? Check out ...
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Hot off the Press: Crazy Spring Sale for Calibration products thanks Datacolor

Hey peeps. You gotta love spring. It’s a time of cleaning out the old and great sales on the new. Which brings me to the huge Datacolor Spring sale. Right now through to April 6th, you can save up to $60 on Datacolor prod...
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Fotodiox Wonderpana Ultra 66 Filter Kit

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Bottom Line 5.0 / 5 - Excellent
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Hot off the Press: The West Coast’s Largest Educational Photography Expo Returns to San Diego April 27‐28, 2013

Hello peeps, I’ve just been made aware of a cool looking conference held here on the west coast. This is great as Photo Video West might now be a new conference to add to my list of events to attend year to year. If you a...
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Triggertrap Mobile

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Bottom Line 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
by Lawrence
 

 
 
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Hot off the Press – Fotodiox Announces Aputure V-Control: USB Follow-Focus Controller for Photo and Video

Are you a photographer going into video or just a Videographer? . If you answered yes to any of the questions and a Canon shooter, then you should read about the Aputure V-Control below.   CHECK OUT THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELE...
by Lawrence
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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PocketWizard Plus III

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Bottom Line 5.0 / 5 - Excellent
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Hot off the Press: Think Tank Photo to Release Sub Urban™ Disguise

Hey peeps.. the folks at thinktankphoto just released a smaller version of their popular incognito purpose bags called the urban disguise. So the new smaller versions are called “Sub Urban Disguise”.   If you want...
by Lawrence
 

 
 
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Hot off the Press: a new low cost alternative to Pocket Wizards. WonderBurst from Fotodiox

Hello All…as you know radio triggers can be expensive if you are looking for the industry standard pocket wizards. Even with the new low price for the pocket wizard plus IIIs, the cost still reaches the hundred mark. Of c...
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Chromaluxe Flex Frame iPhone

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Bottom Line 5.0 / 5 - Excellent
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Eye-FI Pro X2 8GB

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Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Gift for a photographer Best 5 gifts for Christmas under $200

Why you ask? Well imagine this, your photographer loved one or photographer friend might be a newbie photographer. This means he or she possibly owns a good amount of gear less than $100 cost. Which makes it hard to find an aff...
by Lawrence
 

 
 
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Hot off the Press: Lytro Unveils Perspective Shift and Living Filters for New Ways to Experience Living Pictures

Hey Peeps….the folks at Lytro added perspective shift to their camera. So now Lytro owners can not only select their focus but now shift their perspective. Check out the video below and the official press release right af...
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Hot off the Press: Triggertrap Mobile Goes Wireless

hey peeps i’d like to share a press release from a Kickstarter crowd sourced company that created the Triggertrap. What is great about this company is that they promised to have their product opensource and it is. Check o...
by Lawrence