One of the things I wanted to do during my review of the Sony A7 and A7R was to put the video features through their paces. With the help of my uncharacteristically cooperative kids, I shot the above short, Nerfed, in a few hours using only the Sony A7 and A7R (along with a couple of shots with the GoPro Hero3 that were necessary for the plot). After using these cameras for this fun project and in other ways over the past few weeks, Sony makes a great case for its next generation of full frame cameras. [Read more...]
GIFs rule the world of Internet memes. Perhaps they have a few uses beyond memes, but we all know you are going to use them for memes.
If you don’t know now to create a GIF file from still images, check out this short video on how to create them in Photoshop. Even if your files don’t align properly, you can use Photoshop’s auto-align feature to line up hand-held shots.
What would you do if you were sitting on the front row at a sporting event and a player comes crashing over the wall and lands at your feet? [Read more...]
This short video, shot 100% on the GoPro HERO3+, features Olympians “On the Quest for Glory” at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. It shows off the amazing preparation Olympic athletes endure with unique shots that GoPro cameras continue to deliver.
I’m fired up for the Olympics now…. Only 35 days to go!
Jean Claude Van Damme’s split in the Volvo truck commercial was truly epic. How we even begin to classify the Chuck Norris Christmas split is beyond me. [Read more...]
We send out Christmas cards to friends and family every year – usually made up of a photo or two of the kids and printed at cardstore.com. And while our kids are pretty darn cute, the Holderness family wins Christmas cards for 2013. [Read more...]