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Some Shots from the Ed White / Forest High School Football Match I shot yesterday. (Awesome!!!)

  Not an action shot, but this is like my favorite photo of the game, Fans having fun, which is what High School Football is all about, "Having Fun!!!" Shot with the Canon EOS 40D with my Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 and Canon 430EX II Speedlite, 28mm, ISO 1600, 1/320, F/3.5, Flash Fired This is it, […]

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Tomorrow I Will Shoot My First Football Match

  Tomorrow is my first time to step into the world of sports photography. I'm excited and at the same time scared. But that's ok, there's a first time for everything and I really want to do this. I'm expecting that this will be quite different from any event photography that I've done in the […]

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How to Install Magic Lantern V 2.3

    This is the first time I'm going to use and install magic lanter on my Canon DSLR, so like many others, I wanted to be sure that I am doing the right thing so I don't fry my camera. I going to install this on my Canon EOS 60D, and hopefully on my […]

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Magic Lantern 2.3 is now Available for Download

    The no. 1 third party firware developers for Canon EOS DSLRs, Magic Lantern, has release their latest firmware 2.3. Magic Lanter 2.3 works on Canon EOS 5D Mark II with canon firmware 2.1.2, Canon EOS 50D with canon firmware 1.0.9, Canon EOS 60D with Canon Firmware 1.1.1, Canon EOS 550D/REBEL T2i with Canon […]

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Today’s Catch – Spring Is Here

Beauty of Spring by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Shooting macro outdoors can be really rewarding. In bright days you’ll have the advantage of using a faster shutter and worry less about blurry images. Taken with the Canon EOS 60D with a Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP.

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Today’s Catch – White Daffodils Bulbs

I absolutely love this photo. I like the warm color of the sun in the early morning. Taken with the Canon EOS 60D 18 MP CMOS Digital SLR Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD and 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS UD Standard Zoom Lens with a Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/1000F Number4ISO100Focal […]

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Today’s Catch – Yellow Daffodil Bulb

ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/125F Number3.5ISO125Focal Length75mmMetering ModePattern

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Today’s Catch – Sunrise with the Peach Tree Flower

Early this morning when I went out the house and saw our neighbors peach tree blooming, I was mesmerized. The sun in the early morning makes the flower even more beautiful. Taken with the Canon EOS 60D with a Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/250F Number4ISO100Focal Length75mmMetering ModePatternTitlepeachtree-8492

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Today’s Catch – Flowers Around the Corner

Can you belive this, Spring is just around the corner! 2011 and 2012 winter was like the shortest winter I’ve experience. I was amazed when I went for a walk yesterday afternoon when I saw the trees and flowers starting to bloom. It is really a beautiful thing to see and I had such a […]

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Fly on the Table

I wasn’t planning on taking a photo of this fly, but when it landed on the table I covered it with a clear disposable cup and immediately grab may camera, hoping to get a close-up. This photo was taken with a Canon EOS 60D, EF 85mm F/1.8 and Pro Optic Auto Extension tube(31mm and 21mm), […]

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Shooting With the Canon EF 400mm F/5.6L USM

I recently bought a canon ef 400mm f/5.6L usm super telephoto primarily for photographing birds and some wildlife in the Zoo.  I was quite excited when I got the lens, this is the longest lens in my gear collection and I now have a lens that have more reach than my ef 70-200mm f/4l is. […]

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Topaz Adjust just got better! With new tools V5 offers a more professional feel.

Here are just some of the exciting new features and tools you’ll find in the new Topaz Adjust 5: 1. Selective Brush. For easy dodging, burning smoothing and removing adjustments. 2. Finishing touches. Features options for borders, transparency, grain, warmth, vignettes and more. 3. Preset collections. Presets are organized into unique collections. 4. Apply button. […]

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Learn to Anticipate and Capture Amazing Wildlife Action Photos

Taken with a 70-200mm F/4L IS USM Lens. ISO 200, 200mm, 1/400, F/10, Aperture Priority. One great tool in capturing beautiful live actions shots is anticipation. A good knowledge of your subjects behavior can greatly help you capture amazing photos. When you learned how and when your subject will do sorts of things you can […]

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Don’t be Afraid to Crop Your Photos

Canon EOS 60D with Canon EF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM Lens. Change can be a good thing. There are times that the default rectangular format of a photograph can get boring and the easiest way to address this is to crop your photos. You can also use cropping to minimize or eliminate distraction and it’s […]

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Enhanced Your Photomatix HDR Photos with Topaz Adjust

Canon EOS 60D with Canon EF-S 10-22mm F/3.5-4.5 USM Lens. Process using Photomatix Pro 4 and Topaz Adjust. Download Hi-Res | Buy Print I love to use Topaz Adjust to enhanced my hdr photos, best thing about it’s really simple to use. For this photo of the Old Suntrust Building in Downtown D.C., here’s what […]

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Up Close With Nature – Taking Photos of Insects and Bugs.

Canon EOS 60D with Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP Lens. Shot in Aperture Priority @ 1/800, ISO 100, F/4, 75mm. Here are some simple tips to get a nice nature close-up: Blur the background by using a wide aperture, this will make your subject pop from the rest. You don’t have to go far to […]

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Look Up, You’ll Never Know What’s Up There.

Canon EOS 60D with Canon EF-S 10-22mm F/3.5-4.5 USM Lens. Shot in Manual mode @ 1/500, ISO 200, F/8, 10mm. Here’s a very useful tip that some of us doesn’t do often, that includes me: Try to look up then look down, I don’t know why but, it seems that it’s always easy to look […]

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HDR Photo of 1350 I Street Bldg in NW DC

Download Hi-Res | Buy Print This is the Tuscan West Building in NW Washington D.C. This was taken on early spring afternoon around 5 pm, I was walking in front of the building when, I suddenly thought of looking up. The shape of the building and the cloud formations, together with that nice sunset light […]

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When To Use the Back Button Focus On My Canon Digital SLR

For those people not familiar with what the back button focus is, it’s a feature on Canon Camera’s where a button on the rear of  the camera is use to focus by using your thumb instead of the shutter release button. This back button focus separates metering and focusing from the shutter button and have […]

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Pouring Rain

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