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Discover and Learn

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Buying a new camera can be a fun but sometimes confusing experience. Check out these articles and resources to increase your knowledge and understanding of DSLR cameras and photography. Get inspired.

When should I upgrade to a DSLR?

DSLR cameras are perfect for enthusiasts and for capturing special occasions.

How to pick the right DSLR for the job

Take photos more easily and with better quality than ever with the right camera.

Must-know terms for digital camera shopping

Decoding digital camera jargon, one term at a time.

Advanced techniques, CREATIVE IDEAS AND MORE

DSLR setups for the portrait taker

DSLR setups for the portrait taker

Whether you want to take photos inside or out, every portrait photographer needs the same kind of gear.

DSLR setups for the sports enthusiast

DSLR setups for the sports enthusiast

Sports photography requires the best camera gear including lenses.

DSLR setups for fans of the great outdoors

DSLR setups for fans of the great outdoors

With a modern DSLR in your hand, the world's beautiful vistas are your oyster.

Mastering the use of light in digital photography

Mastering the use of light in digital photography

Make light work with you instead of against you for beautiful photographs.

New York Video School

Video Storytelling Basics

The Ground Rules

Michael lays out the ground rules of his storytelling course in this introductory lesson. Forget everything you know about video - its time to think about a new way to approach storytelling.

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Video Storytelling Basics

The Shot Sequence —Part 1

Michael introduces the first lesson of two on the 5 Shot Sequence that will give you full coverage of your topic and compelling shots for your story.

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Audio Overview

Built-In Camera Microphone

The built-in microphone is the most convenient but doesnt provide the most ideal quality and sound isolation.

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Basic Camera Shooting Tips

Basic Camera Shooting Tips

Francisco goes over some essential tips on how to get the best quality video out of your camera.

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Exposure

Exposure

The key to correct exposure is allowing the correct amount of light in so the darks are not too dark to see and the bright areas arent too bright.

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Lighting Basics

Lighting Basics

This course teaches the basics of how to control lighting and what lighting situations to look for as you shoot your pieces.

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Tripods & Monopods

Tripods & Monopods

This lesson covers the basics of choosing and using tripods and monopods.

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DSLR Basics

DSLR Basics

An overview of shooting and recording audio with DSLR cameras.

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