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Cover Shots: Reach For It…

by Nick Hamilton | Mar 01, 2010 | | 1,762 Comments

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I saw this Coca Cola Blow Up all over Vancouver during the Olympics

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Interesting New Digital Magazine Format

by Nick Hamilton | Dec 27, 2009 | | Leave a Comment

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Bonnier the parent company of TransWorld is developing a pretty sweet looking new digital magazine device. Check it

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Accessories For My 5D Mark 2

by Nick Hamilton | Nov 20, 2009 | | 6 Comments

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Ready to shoot

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Dec 2009 Cover Story - Jeremy Jones

by Nick Hamilton | Nov 11, 2009 | | Leave a Comment

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New Issue Cover.  Jeremy Jones, Salt Lake City, Utah.  Photo Andy Wright

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Picture can tell a thousand words!  What about this one WOW!

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NEW Canon 1D Mark IV With More Video Everything

by Nick Hamilton | Oct 20, 2009 | | 2 Comments

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Canon has announced their new 1D Mark IV (that’s 4 Koop), not full frame but about everything else you could want from a Camera and Pro Video Camera!

Good run down on the Camera can be found HERE on Rob Galbraiths website, and HERE on Canon Website

Basically:

New 45-point Area AF sensor including 39 cross-type AF points with f/2.8 support plus new AI Servo II AF with improved algorithm.
ISO 100 - 12800 (expandable to L: 50, H1: 25600, H2: 51200, H3: 102400) for shooting from bright to dim light with low noise levels.
EOS HD movie with manual exposure control and multiple frame rates (1080: 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p, 720: 60p (59.94) / 50p, 480: 60p (59.94) / 50p).
16.1 Megapixel APS-H CMOS sensor and Dual DIGIC 4 Image Processors for high image quality and speed.
10.0 fps continuous shooting up to 121 Large JPEGS or 28 RAW using a UDMA CF card.
3.0-inch ClearView II LCD monitor, 160° viewing angle, 920,000-dot VGA, reflection resistance with multi coating and high-transparency materials for bright and clear viewing.
Magnesium alloy body with shutter durability up to 300,000 cycles and exclusive dust- and weather-resistance.
Fully compatible with over 50 EF lenses and a wide range of EOS System accessories.
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Avalanche Burial Video From Skier POV Helmet Cam

by Nick Hamilton | Oct 20, 2009 | | 1 Comment

Check this Video, pretty scary stuff.  The whole story on the Vimeo page HERE is really interesting too.  This one had a happy ending but is pretty pretty freaking Gnarly!

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Canon 5D Mark 2 Videos From Photo Trips

by Nick Hamilton | Oct 19, 2009 | | 1 Comment

It wont be long before every photo assignment will also require a web video from the trip.  Last season I met a US Today Newspaper photographer shooting Shaun White, he was shooting with Video Camera in hand (and Canon with 600mm lense over the shoulder).  He said he shoots majority video on assignments and pops a couple frames here and there, the web videos pay the bills. The day before he was riding in the back of a SUV shooting Obama and the week before was in Fallujah.

Check the Interview with Photographer Yassine (Yazzy) Ouhilal HERE

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Breathe - New Documentary Project From Rene Eckert And Drew Stevenson

by Nick Hamilton | Oct 19, 2009 | | 2 Comments

This looks like an interesting documentary, important topic and made by good people.

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Top 10 Doctored Photos by Time Magazine

by Nick Hamilton | Oct 19, 2009 | | 1 Comment

This is pretty crazy, Check all 10 Out HERE I knew Photo Manipulations dated back long before Photoshop but back to 1865?

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and the original:

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The Ol’ put a head on a different frame trick!

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and the original frame:

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Classic Distraction coming out of the subjects head!

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and the Image used with Pole removed:

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