Hot Air Balloon Ride :: with a Sony Infrared Camera

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Hot air balloon ride with my newly modified Sony NEX-7 camera with full spectrum conversion. Sony were nice enough to convert my older NEX-7 as a full-spectrum camera. This involved removing the infrared and low-pass filters from the sensor to allow light beyond the visual spectrum to be recorded in the image. You can limit … Read More

How to get EPIC PHOTOS with Chris Hau and Stan Moniz

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Spent the weekend photographing landscapes and astro with the Sony 24mm f/1.4 G Master with Chris Hau and Stan Moniz! I was honored to get invited to do this Sony trip and work with some amazingly talented people. Saw some old friends and also met some YouTuber’s I’d not met before. We all had an … Read More

Sony SENSOR hack – seeing light differently

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

I recently had my Sony NEX 7 modified as a full-spectrum camera. Essentially this means the sensor will recognize the visual spectrum in addition to Ultra-violet and Infrared light. By using various filters on the lens, you can achieve some interesting results by limiting the light spectrum for both photography and video. This weekend I’m … Read More

Check out some of the Photo Assignment Entries!

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Our current Photo Assignment is #15 – Holga Style! Make sure you submit your photo assignments by the end of the week as we’re about to move on to #16. Remember to check out the NEW PODCAST, AOP Off Camera! https://goo.gl/RgP4Uq Featured in this video: @aaronjherro @aaronoverstreetphoto Alexander Komarov Damon Johnston @iantimberlake Mick on the … Read More

Leica SL (Typ 601) Hands On Review

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

The Leica SL is a full frame mirrorless camera featuring the new L Mount that will be used with Leica, Panasonic and Sigma. Get yours at B&H https://goo.gl/VYmkUZ Amazon Leica introduced the SL in 2016 and it still holds up as a brilliant mirrorless camera. I reviewed this using the Leica 24-90mm f/2.8 zoom lens … Read More

ANNOUNCED at PhotoPlus (sort of)

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

You’ve heard all the camera rumors, but here’s another teaser of something coming soon. Last week I was at PhotoPlus Expo 2018 in New York City. You have heard most of the photo rumors as they came out last month at Photokina. We saw the new mirrorless cameras from Nikon and Canon as well as … Read More

How to destroy a perfectly good digital camera

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

In this tutorial, Matt Beaty and I will show you how to turn your digital camera into a Holga. #PhotoAssignments Photo Assignment #15 is about getting messy. Its about allowing accidents to happen in photography. The easiest rout to go is to actually use a Holga, but you can also transform a digital camera as … Read More