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How to Read Your Camera's Meter (It's Easier Than You Think!)

by Blogger on ‎04-18-2014 09:32 AM - last edited on ‎04-21-2014 09:29 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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See that...that thing with the numbers - 3, 2,1? That's your camera's meter -– and it could make a huge difference to your photography. (Bonus: It's simple to understand).

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How to understand camera lens names

by Blogger on ‎04-13-2014 07:48 AM - last edited on ‎04-17-2014 11:19 AM by Blogger

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Ready to add a lens to your next camera? Learn what all those little letters on the side of the lens mean – and what you should be looking for.

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The Digital Leap Forward - the amazing features on this year's new cameras

by Blogger on ‎04-04-2014 02:20 PM - last edited on ‎04-04-2014 05:29 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Think you know what a camera should look like, or what features it should have? Well strap in because everything is in the middle of changing. Here's what you need to know.

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How to shoot at night.

by Blogger on ‎03-31-2014 12:52 PM - last edited on ‎04-02-2014 01:01 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Who's afraid of the dark? Not you, capable photographer. Master the nighttime with these great tips. (Big thanks to Frame One fan John McBeth for this cover image!)

 

 

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Settings 101: Getting the most out of ISO, white balance and scene modes.

by Blogger ‎03-07-2014 01:43 PM - edited ‎03-09-2014 02:24 PM

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ISO. White Balance. Scene Modes. If these terms seem even a little confusing, read on -- your'e about to master them all.

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Improve your photo skills with the right flash

by Blogger on ‎02-17-2014 09:15 PM - last edited on ‎02-19-2014 04:29 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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When you think about your camera there are probably two sensations that come to mind: the click of the shutter and the glare of the flash. Flash is an important part of photography–and for good reason! Photography literally means “writing with light”; by using an external flash to control how you’re using light in your pictures you can take your photography to an incredibly new level. Today we’ll show you how.

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Lens v. Camera, Which One Gets You Better Image Quality?

by Blogger on ‎02-14-2014 08:39 AM - last edited on ‎02-17-2014 02:15 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Lens? Body? Body. Lens. Which one should you invest more in when it comes to your next camera? Read on!

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Hot Off the Press: Sony Announces Mirrorless A6000 (and a Super Fast Autofocus System)

by Blogger on ‎02-13-2014 11:41 AM - last edited on ‎04-17-2014 12:32 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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There's a new speed demon in the camera game. Check out the specs on Sony's just announced A6000.

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The lowdown on high memory cards.

by Blogger on ‎02-11-2014 05:12 PM - last edited on ‎02-21-2014 03:51 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Get the most out of your new camera. Buy the right memory card. Here'show.

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When to Upgrade Your DSLR

by Blogger on ‎01-31-2014 06:58 PM

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When? When should you upgrade that fab DSLR you bought yourself a few years back. The idea of owning a DSLR is a pretty new one for most people. Here's what you need to think about in order to make yoru decision. 

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SLR v. Mirrorless – Why Mirrorless Might be a Better Fit for You

by Blogger on ‎01-29-2014 04:27 PM - last edited on ‎01-30-2014 01:23 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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SLR? Mirrorless? SLR. Mirrorless. There's a lot to choose from - let's break it down to see which one's right for you.

 

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Point-and-Shoot Cameras: 5 Must Have Features

by Blogger on ‎01-27-2014 12:15 PM - last edited on ‎01-28-2014 03:30 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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You're shopping for a new camera. You want a nice compact point-and-shoot. What features should you be looking for? Read on!

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New Year's Resolution: organize and clean your camera gear

by Blogger on ‎01-03-2014 03:55 PM - last edited on ‎01-03-2014 04:40 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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 Hold your horses there sparky -- before you get a new year of shooting under your belt, organize and clean your gear first.

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The First 7 Things You Should Do with Your New Camera

by Blogger on ‎12-26-2013 06:16 AM - last edited on ‎12-27-2013 11:32 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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I see you've got yourself a fab new camera. Before you turn it on, do these few things. You'll feel like a superstar from your first shot.

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Pro How: Buying a Camera

by Blogger on ‎12-12-2013 06:52 AM - last edited on ‎02-27-2014 11:20 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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I've learned a thing or two about buying (and shooting) in the decade since I took my first photo with an SLR. Here's what you need to know.

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