Canon 7D Mark II Video Review

Tweet The Canon 7D Mark II is a pretty solid upgrade from the 7D and might be one some of your Christmas lists Here are some of the advantages of the 7D Mark II vs the original 7D. Many more cross-type focus points – 65 vs 19 Has in-camera HDR – Yes vs No Autofocus Video – Hybrid detection on the Mark II vs None on the 7D Has a GPS – Yes vs No Slightly lower noise at high ISO – 1,082 ISO vs 854 ISO Shoots...

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Review of Mailbox (beta) Mac email app

Tweet Today I am taking a little break from the photo articles and reviews and wanted to cover a new Beta email client that I got my hands on yesterday. Mailbox was a breakout app on iOS last year and got a lot of coverage for their ability to “snooze” an email and put it off until a later time. I tried it out for awhile but then ended up back with the default mail client on iOS. Now they released a Beta version of the app...

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Golden Hour by Exposure iPhone app review

Tweet Today I want to review a really simple new app for the iPhone called Golden Hour. It’s an iOS app that you can get for your iPhone and although it only does just 1 thing it is beautifully designed. When you launch the app it will show you when the sunrise is going to be and then allows you to toggle back and forth with the sunset. Very simple but has a really clean design to it. You can also set notifications to have a...

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Hipstamatic releases new Cinamatic video app
May11

Hipstamatic releases new Cinamatic video app

Tweet Way long before Instagram was cool there was an app that I loved using for taking photos on my iPhone. Hipstamatic was a really cool retro style app that allowed you to create retro style images and the effects were actually pretty good. They now are moving into the video space and have a brand new app for the iPhone which takes the Hipstamatic approach to video. It’s a pretty straight forward app, you have the ability to...

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Retro Canvas DSLR Camera Bag Review
May04

Retro Canvas DSLR Camera Bag Review

Tweet I got a bag sent in the other day from http://www.lovecases.co.uk that was a pretty interesting small camera bag. Although I have to admit I am not the most stylish person or really just don’t put much focus on style I do have to start out by saying that I really did like the look of the bag. It’s a non discreet camera bag and has a retro style look and feel to it. It’s made out of a really thick cotton...

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Keep secure with 1Password and save 50% with Heartbleed sale

Tweet With all the buzz around the Heartbleed SSL vulnerableity over the past week I started to think about all of the passwords I had out there and start to get the important ones changes (and make sure they are robust passwords). For a few years I have been using an app to manage my passwords that I really love called 1Password. It’s a paid app and normally is $49.99 but one of the apps that I actually use daily and helps me...

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