All articles related to photos and photography

7. September 2014
Glif for iPhone 6

Does the current GLIF camera mount fit the iPhone 6?

I asked myself this question today, because my old Glif + has been missing in some corner for a while and now the new iPhone 6 is due in a few days, which I [...]
17 JULY 2014
Mono-clip iPhone lens

Monoklip II clip-on lens set for the iPhone

A few weeks ago I was able to test the mono clip set (version 2) with clip-on lenses for the iPhone 5 / 5s (found at Monochrom.com). It is a metal frame that you put on the iPhone. This covers [...]
16 JULY 2014
Aperture to Lightroom

Switching from Aperture to Lightroom - this is how the move works

After Apple announced that Aperture will no longer be developed, many photographers are faced with the problem of having to decide which horse to bet on in the future. My recommendation is still Adobe Photoshop [...]
16 JULY 2014
Aperture Alternetive Lightroom

Alternatives to Apple Aperture photo management and image processing

After Apple presented the new "Photos" app at WWDC, it became known almost at the same time that the further development of iPhoto and Aperture would be discontinued. While amateur photographers who have built on iPhoto certainly have no problems with [...]
April 26, 2014
Tips for cleaning the sensors of a Nex7

Sensor cleaning on the Sony alpha NEX-7 - The best tips and tricks

The amateur photographers certainly know the problem. You buy a brand new camera and after just a few uses or weeks a dust basket has got lost on the sensor. The consequences are bright spots for me [...]
30. December 2013
Instant Hipster Photoshop Actions

Free retro effects for Photoshop as an actions collection

This week Creative Market is offering an interesting gift: "Instant Hipster". This is a collection with 19 actions that you can load into Photoshop and then click on your own [...]
28. October 2013
Eye-Fi-Mobi card

New Eye-Fi mobi SD card transfers photos and films to iOS devices

The company [Eye-Fi-> eye-fi] is certainly already known to many photographers. The Eye-Fi SD cards called "Pro X2" were popular in the past to transfer photos or videos from the digital camera directly to the computer [...]
21. October 2013
Nikon D800

The best memory cards for the Nikon D800

The Nikon D800, with its full format sensor and a resolution of 36 megapixels, is still one of the best DSLR cameras on the market. The D800 has two memory card slots on the body, one of which is for CF cards and [...]
21. August 2013
Lightroom 5 video training

The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 book alternative

Are you fed up with 300-page tomes that introduce individual functions of Lightroom 5 chapter by chapter, but miss how you really work with the software? Then here is the right alternative [...]
21. August 2013
Sony macro lens with E-mount

Macro photography with the Sony NEX 7 system camera

Immediately after purchasing the Sony NEX 7 (more here) I became a big fan of this system camera. It is very handy, fast and takes nice photos in 24 MP resolution. Only one thing has [...]