With the prevalence of smartphones with powerful cameras and advanced features, mobile photography has become more than just a trend, but a profession to some, as even renowned photographers utilize their handsets during work hours. National Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez mentioned in an interview how he never thought mobile devices could ever reach the heights they … [Read more...] about Three Great Innovations in Mobile Photography in 2016 ?
Photographing cars in the winter can be the most spectacular of things to do. Low grip levels make sliding easier if the driver has enough skill and with the right breaks in the weather, the results can be beautiful. From a car photographer's viewpoint, though, there are lots of things to think about. I've worked in Norway and Sweden shooting cars driving on frozen lakes, so I … [Read more...] about Seven Winter Photography Tips To Use When Shooting Cars
The Mazda 787 is probably the most distinctive endurance racing engine sound ever created. It's turbocharged four rotor Wankel engine design has been described as sounding like a knife scything through a silk sheet. So when came time to record the sound for the Forza Motorsport car list, they needed their ear defenders in. The Mazda 787 rotary engine is turbocharged and … [Read more...] about Mazda 787 Racer – Recording The Sound for Forza Motorsport
UK based car photographers will be quite happy today as the UK Government scraps the requirement for displaying the Vehicle Excise Duty tax disc on our windscreens. For those outside of the UK, it’s a small paper disc the size of a beer mat or coaster that shows that you’ve paid the government to drive on our roads. We still have to pay for it of course, it was only the car tax … [Read more...] about Death of The Tax Disc – Good News for British UK Car Photographers
A spot of car and camera geekery for you. Each year Motor Trend Channel heads out to a deserted airsrtip in California to film their Worlds Greatest Drag Race. This year, they've got a great cross section of cars, but for the action camera fans here, take a look at the cool DJi Global drone getting the overheads and cool crane style shots. There's probably more GoPros here … [Read more...] about Worlds Greatest Drag Race and the DJi Global