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Wildlife Photographer’s Camera Fails, Humorous Drawings Ensue

When nature photographer Donny Moore went out to shoot an annual bird migration last month, his camera unexpectedly failed during the outing. To “bring some levity” to the sad situation and to make the most of his time in nature, Moore decided to start sketching instead with his kids’ art supplies.

The Ontario, Canada-based Moore says that as a hobbyist nature photographer, he was excited to start birdwatching and doing bird photography as migration kicked off in May, but his camera wasn’t up for the task this year.

“The worst possible thing happened,” Moore tells PetaPixel. “My weather sealed

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Become a photography pro by unlocking the iPhone’s hidden camera features

amazed how much power and functionality is packed into modern camera apps. My iPhone’s camera has all but replaced my big digital camera and pack full of lenses, partly because it’s with me all the time, but also because it’s so darn good.

Most of the time, taking a photo is just a case of firing up the app and pressing the shutter button. But there hidden in the app are some really awesome features that you might have missed.

So, fire up your iPhone’s Camera app, and let me show you.

Must read: iOS 14 pro tip: One setting

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8 Best Camera Accessories for Filmmaking and Photography

Our roundup of camera gear includes tripods, lenses, lights, and other must-have essentials.

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Shopping for camera accessories? Whether you’re a filmmaker or photographer, camera accessories are an essential part of getting the job done. Below, we put together a list of must-have accessories for photographers, videographers, and filmmakers, but many of the items on the list will work perfectly for content creation, gaming,

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Photographer Recreates Large Format Film Look with a Digital Camera

Ukrainian photographer Olexiy Shportun has created an image capture device that combines a digital camera with a system that resembles a large format film camera to produce dreamy, bokeh-rich still-life photos and portraits.

Shportun’s full camera system is huge and slow to use by modern standards, but it allows him to achieve images that have a shallow depth of field and dreamy quality that bypasses what would normally not be possible through more conventional capture methods.

He says that his idea was to create a digital version of an analog large format photo, but avoid the color photo process associated

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How to Choose Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

The neat thing about landscape photography is that any single subject can be rendered in many different ways simply by your choice of settings and more. So, how do you know which settings to choose for a specific shot? This excellent video tutorial discusses what to think about when you are deciding which camera settings to use.

Coming to you from Photo Tom, this great video tutorial discusses how to choose the right camera settings for landscape photos. The settings you choose can make a big difference in the final rendering of the photo, but unfortunately, many of us

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How to take a good photograph of the moon on your phone or camera with the right settings | Photography

When a full moon rises, many people will pull out their mobile phones to try and get an Instagram-worthy photograph, but unfortunately the moon is really challenging to get a great photo of.

Two reasons: it is very far away and unless you have a telephoto lens (which makes the moon appear closer than it is) it will always appear as a very small glowing dot in the frame.

Secondly, shooting at night is really difficult. Professional cameras allow you to change your ISO or your sensitivity rating which means you can shoot in low light situations without losing the

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