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Low Light Photography with a DSLR

Low Light Photography with a DSLR

I’ve always hated flashes. I don’t like them flashing in my eyes, I don’t like the washed out look they give to photos, the unnatural light, or the sight of dozens of them flashing at events.I came to photography as a hobby through Astronomy—Star gazing with telescopes. Astrophotography, the art of taking pictures ...

Polk Audio Ultra Fit 3000 Sports Headphones

Polk Audio Ultra Fit 3000 Sports Headphones

The nice folks at Polk audio sent me the Polk Audio Ultra Fit 3000 Sports headphonesto review. They were such a nice surprise to arrive in my mailbox because they are AWESOME. These are the first pair of head phones I’ve used that don’t come out while I’m riding my spin bike. Usually I have to put my head phones back ...

Technical Innovation + 12 Years = Progress

Technical Innovation + 12 Years = Progress

Today, Apple’s iTunes Match service went live. For a small yearly fee, iTunes Match allows you to keep all of your music online. Apple stores it in their iCloud servers, and you can play or download it from your computer, iPhone, or iPad. To save you the trouble of uploading your 100GB of music, Apple’s service ...

C-Loop Camera Strap Review

C-Loop Camera Strap Review

I hate camera straps. But I love my camera and frankly its got to be strapped to me if I’m going to use it, and so like everyone else I just lived with the fact that the strap constantly gets twisted, chaffs the back of my neck, and that the camera hangs from it at an awkward angle any time there’s a heavier zoom lens ...