So, who develops RAW files better for the new Sony A7, A7r? (It’s not Adobe) Sadly, the answer might be SONY. Adobe just put out a release candidate update for ACR/Lightroom that includes support for Sony A7 and A7r camera files in the proprietary Sony .ARW RAW file format. I did a quick comparison from […]
OK! So, here’s a short video with 5 straightforward tips for shooting fall leaves. If you live somewhere that the leaves turn – you KNOW you’ve done this. You’re not above it. Admit it! So there’s a few things to keep in mind when photographing leaves, particularly close-ups. It can be a bit of a […]
Unless you really really really need to make very-high resolution prints or display images on as-of-yet-uninvented digital displays… this camera is a FREAKING MONSTER when it comes to low-light capability. Most of us could go a lifetime shooting at ISO 3200 on this thing and never have a problem with noise that interefered with what we wanted to do with the photos. But if you peep pixels (like I do) – the good news is that the files are fantastic.
High ISO Examples from Sony Alpha A7 / A7r Look Awful – But are they? (Thanks to SAR for link to RAW files) There have been a number of Sony Alpha A7 and A7r snapshots and Pre-production RAW file images posted online. Forum discussions and comments fairly often amount to the following: “This looks awful. […]
Canon cuts it’s profit forecasts. Points finger in wrong direction. Bloomberg reports that Canon is having a hard time, and even cut its DSLR “interchangeable lens” forecasts from 9million units to 8million. I won’t get into the numbers, but the roses are starting to smell funny for the market leader. Canon Blames Cell Phones or […]
Canon Responds to Revolutionary Sony Full-Frame ILC with The New APS-C EOS 75D Digital SLR Camera Featuring Hyperswivel Technology and More