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QNAP 670 Pro_FI

Recently I wrote about how a photographer lost 20 different photo shoots and some of the things you can do to prevent this. Now you are back in your home or office and it’s time to securely backup everything before you go to format those memory cards for use in your camera again. Key items […]

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So you are off at a photo shoot of some sort, whether it be wedding, commercial, landscape, whatever… ARE YOU BACKED UP?  What happens if your memory card fails?, camera gear fails or is stolen?, you download onto your laptop but it is stolen along with everything else as well? Unfortunately for Haleigh W. (full […]

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DNG

Adobe’s Digital Negative (DNG) file format With the advent of digital photography a number of years ago, Adobe developed and created an open source publicly available specification called the Digital Negative or DNG for short.  This was released to the public in 2004. As camera manufacturers developed new cameras they often developed a new camera […]

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Today I came across an interesting Adobe Lightroom tool.  Cheyne Wallace at Lightroom Dashboard is a Software Developer based in San Fransisco and an avid photographer in his spare time. LR Dashboard was built to better understand your habits while shooting and as it turns out perhaps enlighten you with what gear you really need […]

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Lighroom 6 release At long last (almost 2 years since LR 5 was released) Adobe has released Photoshop Lightroom 6.0.  This long anticipated release includes: Facial recognition HDR (High Dynamic range processing) Panorama’s New brushes and radial filters More slideshow options Performance enhancements Easier photo sharing Along with the desktop update the mobile app includes: […]

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Migrating to Lightroom Before you think of upgrading your Mac to the much anticipated OS X 10.10.3 that includes the new Photos app, you may want to consider migrating your photos from iPhoto (Apples photo app) to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom.  I downloaded a number of photos from my iPhone to iPhoto for this demo.  Once you have […]