Backing Up Is Easy to D...

Today’s Post by Joe Farace If you don’t have a backup strategy you should. The Internet with rift with stories of photographers who didn’t and suffered the consequences; don’t be that guy. If you’re using a Mac OS computer the company provides free Time Machine that seamlessly...

Meet Mark Toal at Colla...

Today’s Post is by Joe Farace, with Mark Toal Mark will be at Collabor8 Video event at Pro Photo Supply this Thursday, November 6 from 7:00 to 9:00PM. Event is being held at Pro Photo’s Event Center on 1801 NW Northrup Street, Portland, OR 97209 (503) 241-1112 Meet local...

What’s New from P...

Today’s Post by Mark Toal At the Photo Plus camera show in New York last week it was obvious that small mirrorless cameras are growing in popularity and Panasonic, Olympus, Sony and Fuji all had large booths. Working in the Panasonic booth I found that photographers no longer...

The Search For Inspirat...

Today’s Post  by Mark Toal Sometimes I have a hard time staying inspired to keep taking photos when I see all the amazing images on-line these days. My goal is to constantly find new things to photograph or at least a new way to photograph them. When you look at Flickr or Google+...

Why I Mostly Shoot JPEG

Today’s Post by Joe Farace Mark Toal has written about this subject before. To read his take on this subject click here. One of photography’s seven deadly sins is shooting in JPEG format, because everyone know if you’re a serious photographer ya ‘gotta shoot RAW. So now its time to...

When to Shoot Mirrorles...

Today’s Post by Mark Toal Maybe I’m just a little slow learning new things but when it dawned on me that a subject is meant to be video if it’s moving and a still photo if it’s not moving, video got a lot easier for me.   I’ve been a still photographer for a long time and still...