Sync Speed and Mirrorless Cameras

All About the Gear host Doug Kaye goes in-depth on a listener question: "I have a question for the gearheads in the crowd. Why does the Sony A7 have a sync speed of only 1/250 of a second? I gather it must sti...

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Thank You TWiP Listeners!

This morning I recorded this quick "thank you" for the TWiP listeners. The This Week in Photo team is very appreciative of all your support, feedback and tips. You all make doing the show worthwhile.
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In Camera vs In Photoshop

Photographers today have options for creating images that were unthinkable less than a decade ago. While it has always been possible to manipulate in the wet darkroom and to employ in-camera techniques on film , today photographers have a choice. TWiP contributor Michelle Geoga shares an experiment with us.
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How to Photograph Fireworks

It's summer and that means that there will be plenty of fireworks celebrations happening around the world. TWiP contributor Nate Donovan provides us with some tips and advice on how to capture great fireworks photographs this summer.
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How to Succeed with your Photography Blog

Most photographers struggle with the timing of their blog posts. They may not blog consistently, they may run out of steam with blogging, or they may forget their blog for a while. In this post you'll discover several ways to get your posts done. Everything from planning, to scheduling, to broadcasting.
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Foundational Photoshop Part 2, Layers

In a typical class I like to make sure everyone understands the basics of selecting, layers, and masking within the first two class meetings. A teaching technique I find useful is to come up with analogies that help students wrap their brains around a basic concept.