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Book Giveaway – Winner

In order to enter for our book give away this week you must become a facebook fan of our site. Clicking on this link will bring you to our profile. 1 winner will be randomly selected from our list of fans. Born of a Korean mother and Chinese father, Gary Fong was always expected to […]

Monday Miscellany

Hello, friends! Welcome back, and I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving holiday! (For our friends outside of the U.S., well, I hope you had a great weekend!) Today, on this lovely Monday morning, I thought I would share some links, news, and other interesting things going on in the realm of photography. So settle […]

Book reviewers needed….

BeyondMegapixels each month gets a bunch of books to review and I normally have to turn away publishers due to resource issues or simply not having enough time to complete the review. So I have decided that if readers on our site are interested in reviewing and writing book reviews then this is a win […]

Review: Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM Lens

I recently rented a Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM Lens for a project I was working on.  After many MANY recommendations, from fellow photographers and from the various photography websites I read, I was truly looking forward to playing around with this lens. My immediate impression when taking the lens out of the box was, […]

Snapixel Review

Recently I was approached by Snapixel to promote their service to our users. When I spoke to Snapixel I asked them for a short definition of their services and the main features of their site. Snapixel is photo sharing community and stock photography market place, providing all levels of photographers and photo-enthusiasts with the tools […]

Review – The Digital Photography Book Volume 3

The Digital Photography Book, Volume 3 (Peachpit Press, copyright 2010) is Scott Kelby’s follow up to the first two volumes in the series – aptly named “The Digital Photography Book Volume 1″, and “…Volume 2″.  Scott uses his usual straightforward manner and unique brand of humor to describe some tips and tricks in his photographer’s […]

Five Photography Websites I Rely On

I find myself going back to the same handful of photography-oriented websites on a daily basis. I thought it would be great to share them with you all, and perhaps get some good tips from readers on the photography websites that you rely upon. In no particular order: B&H Photo. This is my go-to source, […]

Photo paper: RedRiverPaper

Recently I got contacted by RedRiverPaper to do a review of their paper. I have included a snippet from the email that they sent me below. We make premium photo inkjet papers that are as good or better than the retail brands that cost up to 40% less. I’m always a little skeptical of companies […]

Book Review: Digital Photo Secrets by David Peterson

A big HI! to all our readers. Today we have for you a book review. The book being talked about is “Digital Photo Secrets – Tips only the pros know about taking photos easily” written by David Peterson. The book is available as a hard copy as well as an e-book. Getting straight to the […]

How to Clean Your Lenses Properly

A lot of first time dSLR users are all thinged up about their lenses getting dirty and dusty and everything. And no matter how careful you are, some amount of dust/dirt/prints do make it on to your lens (if you’re not using a filter). If you’re using a filter, you save yourself the trouble of […]