With the fall leaves coming down now is a great time to try out Focus Shift Shooting for increased depth of field. In this video, I will show you how to use the Focus Shift feature built inot the Nikon Z and D850 cameras in both a landscape and a macro shot. I’ll then show you the process of taking… Continue readingFocus Shift Shooting
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Skylum has revealed that the upcoming Luminar AI software will feature an update to the Sky AI. The new Sky AI 2.0 will automatically add sky reflections into any image with water. Check out the video to see some screen shots of how it works. I also go over what has been added to the Luminar X membership as well… Continue readingLuminar AI Sky 2.0 Adds Water Reflections
Nikon has officially announced the new Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II cameras along with the MB-N11 battery grip. Are they everything that we have been asking for? Here is what you need to know before you make a purchase decision. I go over who this camera is for, all the specs and details, and what you should consider before… Continue readingNikon Z6 II and Z7 II Announced!
In this video I go over the latest Nikon news as well as all that we currently know about the rumored Nikon Z9 mirrorless camera. The Z9 looks to be a sports and wedding shooters dream and packs a ton of power and improvements into this camera. If true, it signals a shift in the way Nikon thinks about mirrorless… Continue readingNikon Z9 Rumors
Skylum has released new information about the upcoming Luminar Ai including a few screen shots of the current prototype. In this video I give you all the inside information that I have on what could be the most exciting new product of the year or the biggest failure. Skylum has one feature though that will be a huge time saver… Continue readingLuminar Ai – one thing that will make it great!
The Nikon Teleconverter 2.0x for Nikon Z mount cameras is out. In this video, we put the teleconverter though a series of tests to determine just how sharp (or not) the teleconverter really is. Just how much does it effect image quality? Check out the video below for the very surprising results. See the Nikon Z TELECONVERTER TC-2.0X on Amazon:https://amzn.to/3ipA2TL… Continue readingNikon Z Teleconverter 2.0x TC-2.0x
https://youtu.be/e9IZ-eKllY4 The Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S lens is finally released! In this video I unbox the lens, take it out to shoot a few basic unedited images, and then do a hand hold test of the VR. The VR test literally blew me away! I could not believe how good the VR is on this lens when combined… Continue readingNikon Z 70-200mm F/2.8 VR S Review
Skylum Software’s latest product LUMINAR AI has been announced. After meeting with key members of Skylum Software, I share with you a little bit about Luminar AI. I share with you some of the new features you can expect to see and how the product is expected to function as well as pricing and release date info. How does Luminar… Continue readingLuminar AI – details revealed
The Infinite Panel plug-ins are some of the best color grading tools for Photoshop on the market. They make it simple to find the exact look you want for an image or come up with something completely new. But with three very similar plug-ins now available, how do you choose which is right for you? In this video we take… Continue readingInfinite Looks, Color, and Radiance Panels Compared
In this video we go over five menu settings for your Nikon Z6, Z7, Z50 or your Z5 that will make using your camera easier than ever before. Making these simple changes will put advanced options right at your fingertips. From a quick way to scroll through images to tips on zooming into to 1:1 to check focus with a… Continue readingTHE FIVE BEST NIKON Z MENU TRICKS EVER!