Reviews

Groovy 4-in-1 cable for iOS and Android devices

July 30, 2013
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There’s a new cable in town, and it’s pretty awesome. It’s a 4-in-1 charging and data cable, with a normal USB connector at one end (to insert in your computer or USB wall charger), and 3 different cables in the other end, allowing connection to: Apple 8-pin “Lightning” (iPhone 5, new iPad’s) Apple 30-pin dock […]

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New eBook – Download Vision is Better 3 by David duChemin or Get the Bundle

May 23, 2013
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The VISION IS BETTER series is an epic collection of articles, essays, and tutorials about the photographic life. David duChemin shares his insights on the how and why of photography, visual storytelling, and life lessons learned along the way. Now announcing Vision is Better 3: Become a Better Photographer, Make Better Photographs—the latest and largest […]

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Mini-review: Case Logic SLR Medium Shoulder Bag (SLRC-202B)

May 8, 2013
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Whenever I get my hands onto a nice product, I like to give a little shout out about it. Good quality products deserves to be mentioned. The Case Logic SLRC-2 02B is such a product. I guess I could end this blog post right here, now that you know I endorse this product 🙂  But […]

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HTC One Review

May 7, 2013
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The year 2012 was very disappointing for HTC. They were easily thwarted by their competitors and thus had a poor earning statement to show the world. This was the same time when Peter Chou, the CEO of HTC, decided to up their ante and get down to creating a device that will be high on […]

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 vs Sony NEX-6: Why I picked…

May 6, 2013
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… the Olympus OM-D E-M5. Before I explain why I went with the OM-D E-M5, which I will just call OMD EM5 from now on, first let me give a little background story. I used to be a Nikon DSLR shooter (I still am, but I never use my Nikon gear anymore, so it will […]

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iPad case review: Marware MicroShell Folio

April 12, 2013
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First let me show you my current cover-setup for my iPad 3: Apple Smart Cover on front. Targus clear case for the back. I like the Targus clear case on the back because it’s see-through so you can still see the iPad’s nice design, but even more because it protects the iPad from scratches and […]

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Free photography eBook: “Craft & Vision 2”

April 9, 2013
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More Great Ways to Make Stronger Photographs You’re going to love reading this 45-page PDF eBook—and yes, it’s completely free (Craft & Vision likes to think of this as a random act of kindness to the photography community they so passionately serve). Inside you’ll find articles by six Craft & Vision authors, and nine unique […]

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New photography ebook: “Timelapse” by Dave Delnea

March 21, 2013
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Dave Delnea’s newest eBook Timelapse – An Introduction to Still Photographs in Motionis an exciting eBook for photographers looking to shoot and process stunning time-lapse sequences! Timelapse takes a step-by-step approach to the important aspects of creating moving photographs. Dave discusses the following key areas: cameras and lenses, tripods and support gear, intervalometers, tethering, filters, and of […]

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Review on DVDFab Blu-ray Copy

March 21, 2013
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Publisher: Fengtao Software Inc. Save your Blu-ray movie onto DVD disc retaining BD-Video format Today I’d like to recommend one app for backup Blu-ray movies. It is called DVDFab Blu-ray Copy, also, a Blu-ray Burner and Blu-ray Cloner. Let’s take an overview of this powerful full-featured Blu-ray backup tool. DVDFab Blu-ray Copy is capable of: […]

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Review on DVDFab DVD Copy

March 21, 2013
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Publisher: Fengtao Software Inc. – More than 8 Years’ Dedication – Professional Perspective Concerning Technology – Infinite Pursuing of Perfectionism Speaking of DVD backup, well, I do have this need periodically, if not daily. I own a lot of DVDs, most of which are movies, and with a small part, music. As everybody else does, […]

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When Will Mobile Game Design Grow Up?

March 17, 2013
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It’s time for smartphones and tablets to realize their potential There’s nothing wrong with casual gaming; everyone can get behind throwing fowl at a building full of smirking pigs. But with the leaps and bounds in mobile technology, there’s a vast frontier available to mobile designers, that has remained largely untouched. Will mobile games ever […]

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SimCity: Crashed & Burned! Also, Mac compatiblity, server issues, bugs and more…

March 15, 2013
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SimCity, also known as SimCity 5 and SimCity 2013, has crashed & burned. What do I mean by that? Well, let’s take a look. I’ll begin with the lesser important ones first and build up to the big issues further down. 1. PC license compatible with Mac? Yes? No? Maybe? Don’t know? You can buy […]

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Top 5 Money Management Apps…

February 15, 2013
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… that will help you save and spend wisely If you want to stay on top of your finances and get smart with your spending and saving, youíre going to need some tools to help you out. Weíve covered some of the better business applications for your smartphone, and you can apply the same functionality […]

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Photography: Download Corwin Hiebert’s lastest eBook GROWING THE VISIONMONGER 2

January 14, 2013
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New PDF eBook: Growing the VisionMonger 2, A Kick-Ass Guide for the Photographic Entrepreneur is the follow-up to Corwin Hiebert’s first Craft & Vision title. It’s a business management and marketing eBook for photographers of all levels and at any stage of growing their business. This eBook is focused on 20 business topics that can help […]

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Disclose Top Best Mobile Apps for New Year

December 28, 2012
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At the present time, the market is flooded with countless mobile applications.  This surge of mobile apps can be plainly accounted to the rise of smartphones.  In many cases, best mobile applications are those that are beneficial to everyday life.  However, leisure or entertainment application can be as appealing to users as well. With December […]

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Photo ebook: “Finding Your Eye at Home and Abroad” by Younes Bounhar

December 18, 2012
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New PDF eBook  A Sense of Place is more than just a travel photography workbook; it’s geared towards helping you learn to experience a place more fully, see it with wider eyes, and photograph it more intentionally. Photography, for many of us, is all about learning to see. Younes Bounhar’s A Sense of Place, Finding Your Eye […]

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Lightroom 4 Unmasked – Complete Guidebook & 50% off any eBook (3 days)

November 21, 2012
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Download Piet Van den Eynde’s BIGBOOK: Lightroom 4 UnMasked (Save USD $5) PLUS – Get 50% off any eBook – No Discount Code Required (Sale Ends Friday Night) LIGHTROOM 4 UNMASKED This is a complete guide to Adobe Lightroom 4 and I know you’ll love diving into this beefy book. At 312 spreads this PDF is full […]

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SLOW: The Magic of Long-Exposure Photography

November 14, 2012
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New PDF eBook If you’re looking to explore the creative possibilities behind the slow end of the shutter dial, looking for some new ideas, or wanting a primer on intentional camera motion, panning, long exposure techniques, and the equipment to help you get there, SLOW is an excellent place to begin. SLOW is 64 spreads […]

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Announcing PHOTOGRAPH – A Digital Quarterly Magazine for Creative Photographers

November 1, 2012
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Craft & Vision are thrilled to announce PHOTOGRAPH, a digital quarterly magazine for creative photographers. They have been working hard for several months to create something exceptional: a gorgeous, ad-free, magazine full of great photographs from exceptional photographers, and articles from photographers and authors like Chris Orwig, John Paul Caponigro, Martin Bailey, and Piet Van […]

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iPhone 5 Review

September 30, 2012
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Excited to get your hands on Apple’s newest smartphone on its launch date? I hope you are ready to stand in line for several hours. Online pre-orders to receive the iPhone 5 sold out within an hour of going on sale. If TechRadar was correct that “this year’s launch was perhaps most important for Apple […]

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Great Light, Easy Light – a photography ebook by Kevin Clark

September 29, 2012
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Great Light, Easy Light – Strobe Techniques That Don’t Look Lit by Kevin Clark is an eBook about creating beautiful light. Kevin is a veteran commercial photographer who knows how to cut to the chase and provide photographers of all levels with the practical advice they need to create and manipulate light in order to produce […]

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Top 5 Apps To Locate Your Phone in Case You Lose It

September 23, 2012
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If you are like me (and thousands of others in the world) then you simply cannot live without your cell phone. These little devices are something that many of us have become totally dependent upon. For instance, what is the first thing I do in the morning? Before I even get out of bed I […]

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Top 7 Stunning Android Games Worth Playing

September 22, 2012
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The android games and apps market has seen a lot of action in the past few years with a lot of new apps and games designed for Android users hitting the market almost every day. The quality and the entertainment value of some of these games and apps is either on par with the Apple […]

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Useful little app will help you pack

August 16, 2012
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Time for a presentation of a smart little iPhone and iPad app, that could come in extremely handy before your next vacation: Packing Lists. Instead of tormenting your brain with hundreds of things you absolutely must not forget, the next time you are preparing for vacation, you only need to remember one thing – to open […]

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