Hand-Held Flash Macro Photography
by Rob Servranckx | January 1, 2010

Since starting photography in fall 2004, the months of May through to August have always been my most productive. There are plenty of nature subjects to choose from: birds, amphibians, flowers, insects, landscapes, and more. On weekends, I’d often head out before dawn to a marsh near my ho...

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Review: Wimberley Flash Brackets
by Jan Wegener | November 13, 2009

When it comes to shooting with fill flash, photographers all face the problem of how to mount a flash to their camera set ups. Attaching the flash directly to the camera causes several problems: 1) verticals are difficult to shoot this way and 2) most of the time, the subject will have “re...

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The Basics of Nature Photography
by Cindy Marple | August 1, 2006

Are you new to nature photography? Feeling a little unsure of how to get started in your quest to make beautiful images? If you want to consistently make good photos, there is a lot to learn. Fortunately, there are a tremendous number of resources out there to help you, but these can also be ove...

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A Wish List for Future Digital SLR Cameras
by E.J. Peiker | September 1, 2003

Dear Canon: Please Produce My Perfect Digital Camera

I have now been fully converted to digital camera bodies for two years. Over those two years I have taken approximately 35,000 images with the Canon EOS 1D, EOS 1Ds, and EOS 10D and have traveled over 100,000 miles with them to photograph la...

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