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Object of Desire: Shai Gear SpiderPro Hand Strap

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June 26, 2015 By Greg Scoblete – PDNonline.com You may know Shai Gear as the company that let you wear a camera on your belt and feel less like a bumbling tourist with a fanny pack and more like a swaggering sheriff stepping into a dusty street for a shootout. Their next act, the SpiderPro…

11 Camera Bags For Every Assignment

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April 22, 2015 By Greg Scoblete – PDNonline.com Whether you’re at home in the urban jungle or out in the real thing, these new camera bags will keep your gear safe and sound through your next photographic adventure. LowePro Pro Trekker 450 AW   When it’s time to leave civilization behind, LowePro’s Pro Trekker 450…

Photo Archiving: In the Digital Age, Longevity Is No Sure Thing

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By Greg Scoblete – PDNonline.com – April 20, 2015 For photographers with an archive brimming with slides, contact sheets, negatives and prints, the future of that work looks bright. Basic defenses against the corrosive agents of time, a dollop of good fortune and those photos have an excellent chance of surviving for potentially a hundred…

Object of Desire: Miggo Strap and Wrap

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NOVEMBER 03, 2014 By Greg Scoblete Think of the Miggo as a shoulder strap with a secret. One minute, it’s a comfortable camera strap, but roll it up over your camera and it transforms into a protective camera case. It’s not a carrying case, so you won’t be sidelining your gear bag just yet, but the Miggo…

10 Mobile Apps Every Photographer Needs

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Photosmith by C2 Enterprises is one of the ten top recently released mobile apps for photographers. – See more at: http://www.pdnonline.com/gear/10-Mobile-Apps-Every-11084.shtml#sthash.3mIrQqel.dpuf   JUNE 25, 2014 By Greg Scoblete – PDNonline.com It’s something of a cliché to complain that we’d be lost without our phones, but for professional photographers and videographers, it’s increasingly difficult to do…

7 Hot Lighting Accessories for Photography

AUGUST 21, 2012 – By Theano Nikitas – PDNonline.com A far cry from the pyrotechnics that photographers first used to illuminate their subjects, today’s lighting tools are more sophisticated and portable, far less dangerous, and don’t produce smoke and dust when triggered. While we leave the cans of flash powder behind, here are some of…

Object of Desire: ICE Light

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 PHOTO CREDIT:© John Rettie By Dan Havlik – PDNonline.com Let me let you in on a little secret: Photographers are big nerds. And like all big nerds, many of us are obsessed with Star Wars, which is why photographer Jerry Ghionis’s ICE Light is such a brilliant idea. Yes, the ICE Light is a cleverly…

7 Stunning Lenses

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 By Theano Nikitas – PDNonline.com – January 2012 Cameras are nice but any photographer worth his or her salt knows nothing beats a great piece of glass. With so many premium lenses out there to choose from, how do you know which ones you should add to your kit? To help you narrow down the…

The 10 Best Photo Portfolio Apps for the iPad

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FlexFolio By Dan Havlik – PDNonline.com When it comes to displaying digital images, there’s never been anything quite like Apple’s iPad. With its gorgeous, touch sensitive 9.7-inch LED-backlit LCD screen with 1024 x 768 resolution, the iPad is a device that just begs to be used as a portfolio. And many photographers have done just…