Huge Price Drop on Nikon D5 and D810 – Photography Article

If you’re in the market for a full-frame DSLR and you don’t mind picking up a model that’s a few years old, now is the time. Yesterday, Nikon launched the biggest price drops yet on both the Nikon D5 and the Nikon D810, taking $500 off the flagship D5, $1,000 off the 36.3MP D810, and a whopping $1,600 off the D810 kit with the 24-120mm f/4G ED VR lens. The Nikon D5—which is rumored to see a replacement with 4K/60p…

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Put the Sun Behind Stuff! « Joe McNally’s Blog – Photography Article

Silhouettes are pretty irresistible. Graphic, powerful, design-y, all that stuff. The sun behind something or someone is a powerful silhouette maker. And then there’s the silhouette with a twist. Add a bit of flash up front and you still have graphic shape and power, but you have, in the face of the impossible odds the all powerful Oz of the sun gives you….detail! You got this bazillion foot candle source behind your subject, but sometimes, just a little bit of…

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