Instagram: A World Of Inspiration

In the world of photography, inspiration is a promise.
Challenging ourselves to see the world through a creative new way has provided platforms like Instagram as an inspiration source. The way we individually interpret the colours, shapes and textures that surround us in our everyday lives, are perceived differently throughout our photography.

Since we have so much […]

What Accessories Do I Need for My Drone?

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No matter if you’re thinking about buying a drone or if you already own one (or three), it’s important to make sure you get the right drone accessories.
The last thing you want is to launch your drone, only for it to plummet back to earth due to a flat battery or faulty propellers.

In this article, […]

Troubleshooting Common DSLR Video Problems

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DSLRs are packed with such great video functionality. But capturing the perfect video can be tricky, even for regular DSLR users. In this article, we discuss a few of the most common DSLR video problems and provide some troubleshooting tips for preventing them.
1. Out of Focus
One of the most common and frustrating issues DSLR users […]

When to Use a Wide-Angle Lens

 
To paraphrase Forrest Gump, camera lenses can be like a box of chocolates; you never know which one to choose.
With so many lenses on the market these days, such as standard lenses, wide angle lenses, telephoto/superzoom lenses, macro lenses, aerial lenses and fisheye lenses to name a few, picking the right one for your photography […]

Our Top 5 Mirrorless Cameras for 2018

Mirrorless cameras, also known as compact system cameras, have improved significantly over the past decade.
Once inferior to DSLR cameras, newer mirrorless camera models now feel and shoot just like their mirrored DSLR cousins, but simply do away with the mirror mechanism. In other words, they can replicate the quality of DSLRs while being smaller, lighter […]

A Few Of Our Favourite Women Photographers

To celebrate International Women’s Day we decided it is about time that we share our favourite influential women photographers from around the world with you. From Landscape to Fashion, these ladies have sure left their footprint in photography.
Annie Leibovitz

“When I take a picture I take 10 percent of what I see”
With a career spanning over […]

Getting to know the Incredible Jenn Cooper

Who are The Canon Collective? They are a variety of hand-picked photographer extraordinaire’s that have been selected by Canon Australia to encourage and grow photography throughout our communities.
But, in light of International Women’s Day, we would like to introduce to you on one of Canon Collective’s female members and focus on her story as a […]

Jackie Ranken: The Woman Behind the Lens

Jackie Ranken is a stand out Landscape photographer that grew up in Australia and eventually move to New Zealand with her husband, whom she is the co-director with for the Queenstown Centre for Creative Arts. She has over 30 years photography experience and started her long career by capturing greyhounds at the local race track […]

Which Compact Cameras Have the Best Zoom?

If you’re either an experienced camera enthusiast or a casual photographer who uses a smartphone, you might be surprised to learn that there’s a very popular middle ground: compact camera users.
This is because compact cameras create the perfect balance…they’re not heavy and cumbersome like a DSLR but they produce a higher quality image than a […]

Travel Photography: Your Essential Guide

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It’s common sense to do some careful planning and thorough preparation before you start any trip. But when you’re planning a holiday around travel photography, it’s even more important to put in some extra planning effort.
Make sure you understand a few things about travel photography, have researched your destination, and have all the right equipment. […]