Just in case you missed the previous two posts, Canon was awesome enough to provide an imageFORMULA P-215 to me for a giveaway. Entering is simple, and instructions are at the bottom of the original contest post. Last Tuesday, I suggested 5 things you could do with the P-215. How about 5 more? Fashion conscious? Tear out magazine... Continue Reading →
If you haven't noticed, we're giving away a brand new Canon imageFORMULA P-215 scanner, courtesy of Canon and Evernote. Here are some suggestions of what to do if you win the scanner. First, the obvious: scan old photos, letters, etc. Store them in Evernote, and you automatically have a backup of all your memories. Receipts:... Continue Reading →
People save things. Journals, letters, photos, newspaper clippings and other bits of history eventually build a story of a life lived. Different generations save things in different ways, but most end up with boxes or shelves full of this history. If you haven't read my previous posts on this project, the basic plan is to... Continue Reading →
In the Evernote Forums, a user posted about a shared notebook he created for his camera model. Other users could contribute to it, and it became an awesome resource for anyone using that particular camera. I wanted to do the same thing for Canon 7D users. The link below will take you to the public... Continue Reading →
One of my goals (I don't do resolutions,) for 2013 is to become as paperless as possible. If you really want to see how paperless you can become with Evernote's help, read Jamie Rubin's blog. Jamie is Evernote's Paperless Ambassador, and his blog is full of awesome ideas. Photographers accumulate paper. Release forms, contracts, receipts,... Continue Reading →
We have one event during the year that requires me to shoot awards photos during the awards presentation. Typically, we set up a chair or small step-ladder in the middle of the room, and when it's time for the photo, I jump up from my crouching position on the floor to the chair/step-ladder/etc,. and shoot... Continue Reading →
The Canon EOS M mirrorless camera is available for pre-order today. It looks like a great mid-range option for video enthusiasts who want to take great pictures, as well. Pre-order the EOS M on B&H Canon U.S.A. : Consumer & Home Office : EOS M EF-M 22mm STM Kit.
In August, Canon will release an update to the 7D's firmware. The next evolution of the EOS 7D has arrived! Firmware Version 2.0.X brings the EOS 7D up to speed with the best technologies Canon has to offer, delivering performance and features befitting the flagship APS-C EOS DSLR. Firmware Version 2.0.X keeps the EOS 7D... Continue Reading →