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 ?
Cameras and Equipment
All photographers are gear magpies. Even the lightest of travellers will be attracted to shiny camera gear. The car photographer is far, far more prone to this addiction that most photographers, with suction mounts, carbon tripods, carbon fiber camera car rigs, Russian Arms and so many other things.
Here we look at some of the most expensive and also most affordable photography gear and how it works for car photography
If you're into action cams and cars, you'd have to be living somewhere pretty remote not to have heard that the long awaited GoPro Hero 4 has landed. Available from October 2014, there are two models available Black and Silver. Additionally, GoPro are continuing with the older, legacy cameras, all the way back to the original Hero, now available at a lower price point than ever … [Read more...] about GoPro Hero 4 – The Overview
There's a whole lot of new features in the new Panasonic Lumix GH4 HDSLR. The headline figure of course is it's ability to shoot 4K cinematic footage. But there's a whole lot more in this First Look video by the guys at Zacuto. Take a look at this fifteen minute walk through of this camera, with incredibly powerful processing, small form factor and new professional standard … [Read more...] about First Look at the 4K Panasonic GH4 with Zacuto
The guys at Craft and Vision create some very interesting and educational ebooks and while they don't really touch on car photography techniques, we absolutely had to write about this ebook they've produced explaining Adobe Lightroom 5 in a depth I've never seen before. Historically, I've been a Capture One person, great software, great results for almost ten years now, but … [Read more...] about Review – Lightroom 5 Unmasked
There is a huge array of suction mounts on the market these days for mounting cameras of all sizes onto vehicles at all angles. The advent of the GoPro has sometimes meant that photographers think everything can be shot using that tiny camera. However, there are only so many shots that the fisheyed GoPro can do. And high definition, DSLR or medium format still photography needs … [Read more...] about Woods Powr-Grip – The Crazy Glue of Suction Mounts