How to Handle Your Camera’s Metering in Snow

When we photograph snow, we need to pay closer attention to the light meters in our cameras. While all manufacturers have different terms and technologies for what their in-camera meters do, all of them basically function the same. Here is a breakdown of what they are and how to use them properly for great winter wonderland shots.

Sony a9 vs Canon 1D X Mark II for Action and Adventure Shooting

I’ve always been a Canon shooter but Sony is making such huge strides in quality and versatility that I had to reassess my preferences and try out the a9. I shoot action/adventure work and need something somewhat portable but also rugged without sacrificing shooting speed or ISO sensitivity. Here, I compare the 1D X Mark II against the Sony a9 – check out what I discovered.

The 8 Best Nikon DSLRs for Video

Loyal to the Nikon brand? We’ve rounded up eight of the best DSLRs for video for Nikon lovers and judged them across max resolution, autofocus, price and more. Read on to see which are the top for every type of videographer.

An Introduction to Frame Rates, Video Resolutions, and the Rolling Shutter Effect

Gain some historical context for frame rates, learn how to quickly combat rolling shutter effects, and prime yourself on the basics of resolutions. As a photographer who has transitioned to including video work for clients, I understand how daunting all this can seem. Let this introduction be your guide for confidently exploring your settings for more natural looking footage – even for a beginner!


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