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Top 10 Best Selling DSLR Cameras 2020

May 25, 2020
There is a good saying  - a photographer needs to upgrade his/her gear just only once the existing gear is outperforming If you are planning to purchase your first DSRL camera in 2020,  this article is for you, here you will find Top 10 Best selling DSRL cameras available on Amazon. Most of the...

Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Zoom Lens Review

July 26, 2019
At the end of July, I finally got replacement lens for original Canon Rebel T5 (Canon 1200D) DSLR camera - I ordered online from Amazon Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Zoom Lens. For the original kit lens, the autofocus stopped working properly and for the most time I had to shoot in manual mode, it's...

Top 5 Best Selling Canon EF / EF-S Lenses 2019

June 24, 2019
It has been already more than four years since I bought my first DSRL camera (Canon 1200D). The camera still works great. Only the kit lens has started to malfunction (autofocus isn't working anymore properly). I decided to see what are my options and created the following top 5 best selling Canon lenses on...

2018 Piece of Life Top Photos

November 14, 2018
The Piece of Life is a photo project run by two. Here mostly are featured images that didn't find a separate photo story or in most cases just looks great. On November 14th, it was already the third anniversary for the Piece of Life photo project. See: 'Piece of Life' Photo...

Best Selling DSLR Cameras of 2018

November 20, 2017
There is a good saying a photographer needs to upgrade gear just only once the existing gear is outperforming If you are planning to purchase first DSRL camera in 2018, in this article you will find Top 16 Best selling DSRL cameras available on Amazon. Most of the models are entry level cameras, but there are...

2017 Piece of Life Top Photos

November 15, 2017
Piece of Life is a photo project run by two. Here mostly are featured images that didn't find a separate photo story or in most cases just looks great. On November 14th, it was already the second anniversary of the Piece of Life photo project. See: 'Piece of Life' Photo project turns One. To...

Noise Removal Plug-Ins for Photoshop & Lightroom

November 01, 2017
Whether you’re shooting with an iPhone or a top grade consumer camera, noise is one of the most common and destructive issues that photographers and editors run into. When shooting in low light environments or at a high ISO, it is nearly impossible to avoid having particles or grain somewhere in your image. At first...

How To Learn Night And Long Exposure Photography

October 25, 2017
Night photography together with a landscape and HDR photography is one of my favorite photography techniques. Over the years I have mastered my night photography skills from completely ruined and completely dark photography to tack-sharp and well exposed night photography. Here is what I've learned during the...

Perseid Meteor Shower Time Lapse Video / Photography - August 13, 2017

August 14, 2017
The Perseid meteor shower, one of the brighter meteor showers of the year, occurs every year between July 17 and August 24. The shower tends to peak around August 9-13.  The 2017 Perseids peaked on the night of August 12 and early morning hours of August 13. I was a little bit late to the...

Rainy day in Tbilisi - Time Lapse Video

May 14, 2017
That time of the year have come and as usual in April I return to photograph that lovely brick wall opposite to our apartment, turning green. This year I decided to excel in time lapse photography and video. Few month ago I bought an intervalometer (around Christmas time) and today was actually first time I...

Olympus OMD E-M10 Mark II Mirrorless Camera Review

May 13, 2017
The E-M10 Mark I was an excellent camera already. But the E-M10 Mark II is more than a simple update to the Mark I, released for the sake of having an inexpensive flagship mirrorless. The E-M10  Mark II has a load of features bundled into a compact body and with a price tag of less than $500. With features...

A tutorial for creating HDR images in Photoshop

May 11, 2017
HDR stands for High Dynamic Range, and it is a technique in which many images – usually around 3 or 5 – are merged together, so that details from all the different images show up in the final HDR image. It is simply using the dynamic range over many exposures in one single image. [block:block=34] Photoshop is a...

Top 10 Tips for Awesome Phone Photography

April 11, 2017
You'll be surprised to know that a good photo is never defined by the brand of camera in your hand or the number of megapixels, what makes a good photo is light, the subject and you yourself. So, before you decide to buy a camera for more in-depth photography and control, go over these tips for getting your basics...

Canon EOS M5 Mirrorless Camera Review

April 05, 2017
The EOS M5 is Canon's best mirrorless offering. But this may not mean that the camera giant's mirrorless beats the excellent mirrorless cameras from Sony and Fuji. With a lot of features borrowed from the 80D in a small and light body, the M5 is certainly interesting. Let's see if it can hold up against the...

How To Shoot Indoor Photograpy

April 03, 2017
Indoor photography covers a huge range of situations – from kids’ birthdays to high-end interior shootings. Basically, everything that is shot indoors. Assuming that you don’t own a studio lighting gear, all you’re left with is a light that’s already in your space. Because of that, indoor photography is often not-...