All user-created articles
This is a list articles created by users from within the dpreview community. Note that these are neither endorsed nor reviewed by dpreview editorial staff. There are currently 423 user-created articles total.
Published on Apr 16, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
You can get the benefits of HDR, incredible detail, controlled lighting and rich color, without overworking your image. You can also go in any creative direction you want to and explore the world beyond HDR.
Published on Apr 16, 2012 | Buying Guides|
Buying cheap from Hong Kong may be tempting but beware of illegal cheap items that may be problematic later. I have been stung ! I hope you are not.
Published on Apr 16, 2012 | Technology|
help me get started
Published on Apr 12, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Composition is the most important component of great photography. Understanding how to compose an image will improve your ability to take good pictures.
Published on Apr 9, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Why not try something new .... If you want to try something new, it only means that YOU have not tried this before ....!
Published on Mar 26, 2012 | Technology|
If you still have your good-working , film-based camera, you should not leave it as a dust-collecting object, but use it - together with your digital camera !
Published on Mar 26, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Short sharpness test of the Sigma 19mm f/2.8 for the NEX mount.
Published on Mar 24, 2012 | Book Reviews|
We often see Beginners ask for reading material. The usual one or two books are recommended and then a few dayr or month later, the same question is asked. Time for a sticky - a forum post that doesn't float away into the mist following forum interactions.
Published on Mar 23, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Most Olympus cameras now provide panoramic functions. I've had great success using the included Olympus Viewer 2 software to produce pleasing panoramic pictures. Here are my steps for creating a good Panoramic on an Olympus camera:
Published on Mar 23, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Short sharpness test of the Sigma 30mm f/2.8 for the NEX mount.
Published on Mar 22, 2012 | Software Techniques|
A home gown way to make your own cloud service for storing and accessing your photos remotely with an iPad or Laptop
Published on Mar 21, 2012 | Opinions|
Which Teleconverter should i get for my Nikon D700 ?
Published on Mar 20, 2012 | Opinions|
FZ150 test shots
Published on Mar 20, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Highlight Alert-Expose To The Right (HA-ETTR) is a variation on ETTR that gives the photographer an easier way to determine the correct exposure for the best quality image.
Published on Mar 19, 2012 | Photography and Photographers|
First post of some raptor pics
Published on Mar 19, 2012 | Software/App Reviews|
CameraBag 2 is a different kind of photo editor. Its primary mission is making ordinary snapshots less ordinary, with an accent on the low-fidelity aesthetic. Here's a nine-page in-depth review of this low-cost software for PCs and Macs.
Published on Mar 16, 2012 | Buying Guides|
I have been through buying studio lighting and using a temporary home portrait/glamor studio twice over the years. It has been a real learning experience and I wanted to share what I have learned about buying equipment for a small home portrait/glamor studio in the hope of helping others.
Published on Mar 15, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
One user reflects on his negative experience while attempting to take advantage of a subscription plan at a leading stock photography website.
Published on Mar 14, 2012 | Photography and Photographers|
While many equipment choices a wedding photographer makes come down to style and preference, the choice of how many cameras to bring to a wedding does not. To keep the story short and sweet, the right answer is not “one.”
Published on Mar 13, 2012 | Photography and Photographers|
It's easy to get obsessed with the latest photographic tools and think that you need better ones to accomplish what you desire. Here's a different take on that feeling.