BACK BUTTON FOCUS A GAME CHANGER

Back Button Focus Using Nikon AF-ON Button

What is Back Button Focus?
Back Button Focus is an alternative method of camera control that separates the functions of shutter release and focus from a single button to two buttons. The shutter release is used solely to activate the shutter and take a picture. The function of focus is transferred to a button on the back of a camera hence the name “Back Button Focus” or “Back Button Autofocus“. Continue ReadingBACK BUTTON FOCUS A GAME CHANGER

Retouching Portraits

Erin on a Wall

Retouching Portraits I have spent a bulk of my time behind a camera photographing sporting goods, nature and pets. when it came to photographing people I have always taken a candid approach. Take a lot of pictures, crop the best ones and be done with it. Recently though I had the pleasure of getting a visit from my beautiful niece. We were out driving around and decided to visit a local park nearby for some Continue ReadingRetouching Portraits

How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse By Fred Espenak A lunar eclipse occurs whenever the moon passes through the Earth’s dark shadow, which can only happen during a full moon. There are two or more lunar eclipses a year. Types of Lunar Eclipses Penumbral Lunar Eclipse. This occurs when the moon passes through the Earth’s penumbral shadow. These eclipses are subtle and hard to observe. Partial Lunar Eclipse. This occurs when a portion of the Continue ReadingHow to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

Nikon 4804 R1 Wireless Close-Up Speedlight System

I Nikon 4804 R1 Wireless Close-Up Speedlight System Includes: 1 – SX-1 Attachment Ring 2 – SB-R200 Wireless Remote Speedlights 1 – SS-MS1 Close-Up Speedlight Kit Case 2 – SS-R200 Flash Head Soft Case 1 – SS-SX1 Soft Case 1 – SG-3IR IR Panel for Built-In Flash 1 – SW-C1 Flexible Arm Clip 2 – SW-11 Extreme Close-Up Positioning Adapter 2 – SW-12 Diffuser 5 – SY-1 Adapter Rings 52-77mm (Part # Example SY-1-52) SB-R200 Continue ReadingNikon 4804 R1 Wireless Close-Up Speedlight System