Friday, April 17, 2015

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 Art Lens Unboxing, Is This Perfection? | Joe's Videos

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 Art Lens Unboxing, Is This Perfection? | Joe's Videos
   The Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art is the fastest aperture APS-C zoom lens on the market and is praised by many who own it. So are you thinking about purchasing one, curious to find out what you get for your money. In this video I unbox this lens, show you what it comes with and what my first opinions are of this product.


Links:
https://youtu.be/WE1Vq1DExt4
http://www.sigmaphoto.com/product/18-35mm-f18-dc-hsm-a

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Understanding Guide Number & Flash Brightness | Tips & Techniques

Understanding Guide Number & Flash Brightness | Tips & Techniques
   On this episode of Tips & Techniques we talk about Guide Number and Flash Brightness. We also go over how to calculate the distance at which you can use your camera flash. So before you buy your next speedlite, you will want to watch this video.


Links:
https://youtu.be/MpeZniOaq8I

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Canon XC10 Ultra HD 4K Camcorder Preview, Features Explained & My Opinions | Joe's Videos

Canon XC10 Ultra HD 4K Camcorder Preview, Features Explained & My Opinions | Joe's Videos
   Well Canon has released the specifications of the XC10 4K Digital Camcorder to the public and is available on their product page. The XC10 can also be used as a camera and take 12MP photos. In this video I go over many of the base features and explain them in detail to give everyone a better understanding on how this camcorder should perform.


Links:
https://youtu.be/OzMekY9gCb8
https://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/professional/products/professional_cameras/uhd_hd_video_cameras/uhd_video_cameras/xc10

Monday, April 13, 2015

Lightroom 5 Workflow: Amazing Ocean Sunsets, Ships On The Horizon | Retouching Tutorial

Lightroom 5 Workflow: Amazing Ocean Sunsets, Ships On The Horizon | Retouching Tutorial
   Learn how to paint color by using the gradient filters tools in Adobe Lightroom 5. In this retouching tutorial I will show you how I edited on of my Photos called 'Ships On The Horizon' that I took in Manila Philippines. Its a very colorful sunset that I am sure everyone will enjoy.


Ships On The Horizon, © Exodist Photography, All Rights Reserved

About This Photo:

This photo was taken in Manila, Philippines at the Mall Of Asia overlooking Manila Bay. I almost missed this photo chance. The photo was taken on my Canon EOS 70D with my Sigma 17-70mm Contemporary Lens. Exposure settings used were ISO 100, f/6.3, 1/200sec @ 70mm.  Luckily no tripod was needed, but I was cutting it close.

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

How Does Color Effect Your Photos, Setting A Mood | Tips & Techniques

How Does Color Effect Your Photos, Setting A Mood | Tips & Techniques
   Color plays a huge role in photography and graphic art more then people may realize. Color can set the mood, bring out a feeling or emotion in a photo. It can also be used to emphasize the message in the image. In this video tip I will introduce you to a blog I follow that talks more in depth on this.


Links:
https://youtu.be/cfgn8kH_n1s
http://www.zevendesign.com