Photography Tips

August 16, 2017

The Cheapskate’s Guide to Cameras and Computers

Did you know that some of the best camera and electronics gear you can buy are […]
August 12, 2017
Corel Aftershot 3 - Free Offer

A Great Photo Editing Software for Free!

Corel Aftershot 3 Pro is a high quality raw photo editing program with a great heritage. […]
August 7, 2017
Affinity Photos for Windows Review

Affinity Photo for Windows Review

This is a game-changer. Affinity Photo for Windows is a professional photo editing software that offers […]
July 27, 2017
Fujifilm FinePix S3 Pro Used

My New (Used) Fuji Finepix S3 Pro!

As a frugal photographer, it has been well over a decade since I last purchased a […]
July 24, 2017
Luminar for Windows - A Review

Luminar for Windows – A Review

Photo Editing for the Instagram Generation I have been testing the new Luminar for Windows software […]
July 16, 2017
Advancing Your Photography - Marc Silber

Advancing Your Photography – Book Review

  Photography has never been a more accessible craft. The proliferation of high-quality cameras of all […]
July 9, 2017
My Best Bokeh Lens Only Cost $5.00!

My Best Bokeh Lens Cost Me Only $5.00!

Take a look at that bokeh… creamy smooth, like butter! Normally, frugal photographers like me can only […]
July 3, 2017
Pentax 50mm F:2.0 SMC lens

In Praise of the 50mm Prime Lens

The 50mm prime lens is as old as 35mm film photography. Starting in the 1930’s it […]
July 1, 2017
Photographing Santa Fe, New Mexico

Photographing Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico Photography Tips Santa Fe, New Mexico is a photographer’s dream! It is […]
June 22, 2017
Cheap Camera Lenses - Sharp

Pro vs Cheap Camera Lenses

What Camera Gear Do You Need For Good Photography? Do we need to invest in expensive […]
June 3, 2017
What Is Your Lens Sharpest Aperture?

What Is Your Lens Sharpest Aperture?

All aperture settings on your lens are not created equal! Some are sharper than others. In […]
June 1, 2017
Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm F:3.5 Review - Frugal Photography

Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm Review

Let me start with this fundamental truth: The Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm F3.5 lens should be […]
May 29, 2017
Why Your Kit Lens Is Good Enough!

Why Your Kit Lens is Good Enough!

One of the first upgrades that “conventional” wisdom suggests that every camera-buying photographer make is replacing […]
May 29, 2017
My favorite used camera lenses

My Favorite Used Camera Lenses

As a frugal photographer, I live by the motto “good and cheap.” My camera gear must […]