Posts Categorized: Video Tutorials

How To Set up a Softbox

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  The first time I tried to figure out how to set up a softbox, I was lost.  I made this for people who find themselves in that position. Featured: Photoflex LiteDome Q3-9 Lastolite Ezbox Hotshoe Softbox Alien Bees B800 Canon 580EX II

Interview with a Model: Cat RoPo

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Cat RoPo is a freelance model working in the New York City area. Having worked with Cat a few times, I thought she’d be able to offer some great advice and insight from a model’s perspective.  In this interview, among other topics, we talk about what some models look for when deciding on who to… Read more »

Flirting With Film: Episode 2

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Episode #2 of my video series, Flirting with Film is now available on my YouTube channel.  Hang out with me as I burn through a roll of medium format in Central Park. Watch me shoot the snowy landscapes and scenery as I slowly lose feeling in my hands and feet.  Make sure to subscribe to… Read more »

Video: White Balance

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Here’s a video clip that might help further illustrate some of the points on the previous post, Working with White Balance.

Video Q&A #1

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Photography Q&A.  Question:  What is the best portable gear for environmental portraits? Would speedlights be enough?

Setting Custom White Balance on Your DSLR

Setting Custom White Balance on Your DSLR.  A follow-up to my Color Temperature & White Balance video.  Check out the other videos on my YouTube channel and subscribe to the channel for updates.

Video: Color Temperature and White Balance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-GF7E6-T9k&hd=1 Here’s a quick explanation about how color temperature affects our images and how to adjust for it with white balance.  Check out the other videos on my YouTube channel and subscribe to the channel for updates.

Video: Introduction to the Holga 120N

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGpZYuw_eLc&hd=1 Part I talks about the Holga’s basic features and how to load the camera with film. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LASTea-InoQ&hd=1 Part II is about removing the film from the camera.