Archive for April, 2009

Pregnancy Photography Tips

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Executive Editor Liz Zack shares some tips for making your best pregnant belly photo.

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Photo of The Day: Waiting on a Delivery

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Waiting on a Delivery
Waiting on a Delivery by Leanne Hamilton

Photo of the Day: Photographing Photographers

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Photographing Photographers
Photographing Photographers by Steve Braughton

Add Fairy Wings to Your Children Photos

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Learn how to add fairy or pixie wings to your children photographs with Photoshop


Photo of The Day: Self Portrait

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Self Portrait
Self Portrait by Justin Brockey

Canon G10 Defect: Lines Appear in Captured Images

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Canon USA has released a service notice regarding lines that may appear in some images captured by some units of the PowerShot G10 digital camera.

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Affected models reported are products whose fourth and fifth digits from the left indicate the following numbers;

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Techniques for Turning Color Photos into B&W

Monday, April 27th, 2009

These are some techniques that can be used to convert your color photographs into B&W in Photoshop.

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>> GRAYSCALE MODE
Pros: reducing the file size.
Cons: you have no control over the tonality

Step 1: Open your image

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Photo of The Day: Misery Loves Company

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Misery Loves Company
Misery Loves Company by Claudio F

Pentax K7D Rumor

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

It looks like Pentax would be announcing a new DSLR camera on the May 21, 2009 as seen on their teaser ad below.

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Rumor has it, that the camera would be named “Pentax K7D”, and it would have the following specifications;

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Redrock Micro DSLR 2.0 Hybrid Cinema Rigs

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

I’m not sure if there would be many photographers will actually using their DSLR cameras with HD video recording capability to make a professional video. But if you do, you might want to get the Redrock Micro DSLR 2.0, cinema support & accessories for video DSLR cameras, including Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon EOS Rebel T1i, Nikon D90, and Panasonic Lumix HG1.

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DSLR 2.0 accessories address the emerging new hybrid shooting style enabled by DSLR video cameras that combine the ultra portability and lightweight of DSLR shooting with cinema-style accessories, features (such as mattebox, follow focus, and support cage) , and standards that transform DSLRs into viable cinema production rigs. The Redrock Micro DSLR 2.0 products are available now starting at $195

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