The FUJIFILM X-E3 is INCREDIBLE

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

I recently bought the Fujifilm X-E3 after trying out both the Fujifilm X-T3 and the Fujifilm X-Pro2. While I really liked the two top end models, the X-E3 offered the same image quality in a smaller package. And its priced well under $1000. This month the rumored Fujifilm X-H1 will likely be announced as another … Read More

What you DON’T know about RAW image files :: Lightroom vs Capture One

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

One image, 2 editors… why does are the resulting images different? I’ve compared the calibration algorithms in Adobe Lightroom and Capture One and the results are extremely interesting. To understand the resulting photos, you have to understand a few things about RAW format and how it is interpreted. Adobe Lightroom has been the market leading … Read More

Medium Format Lenses and the Hasselblad X1D

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

The Hasselblad X1D is an interesting camera for Medium Format because of its size. The X1D is much smaller than the studio types of models most digital medium format cameras come in. So with a camera that’s designed for portability, lenses are a concern because of the sensor size. How do you design a lens … Read More

7 monographs EVERY photographer MUST own

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

You asked for it – by popular demand here’s my monograph book picks for the year. Ababilis “Deeper Pixels” Jacket and Hoodie on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1306918721/responder-tactical-outerwear-guaranteed-for-life?ref=86l28a Ernst Haas :: Color Correction Luigi Ghirri :: Kodachrome Saul Leiter :: Early Color (and older one but essential) Irving Penn :: Centenial Flor Garduño :: Trilogía You can get … Read More