Having photographed over 100K images and hundreds of video clips this summer using my Manfrotto Fluid Video Monopod, I didn’t leave home without it when we came to the Outer Banks of North Carolina for some R&R. Using the ocean and blue sky as a backdrop I show how the monopod works, what makes it special […]
Tag: Carol Schlintz
I volunteered to be an assistant for a sister Hybrid Shero at her sister’s wedding. I thought I’d learn some techniques and tips that I could use in my own shooting. Little did I expect to learn so much about my own style and what makes me the photographer that I am (and am not) […]
A pro plans…planning avoids AGE, and I’m all about AGE avoidance. Here’s a story about how I “messed up” and what I needed to do to have all my gear at my shoot.
A little philosophy from my point of view on the learning curve for adding Video to your photography to become a hybrid photographer. Hard or easy? I say the learning curve is steep and that you can master it!
When I started my Hybrid Photography practice, I admit that I was afraid. It wasn’t so much about getting bad video (that came later, lol) but of missing “the shot”. I have 5 tips to share with you on overcoming the fear. There are many more, but these 5 should get you started.
Knowing that Hybrid Photographers are looking for the easiest way to incorporate video into all aspects of their workflow, I asked Digital Anarchy’s Chief Anarchist about plans to develop Beauty Box Video for Lightroom. Listen in as he explains and surprises me with advice for those who need basic video editing abilities.
For my portrait and wedding clients I need to be able to retouch video like I do stills – to smooth skin and create the best look for my subjects. I also need to have my video match my stills in regard to skin retouching. Beauty Box Video v2 was great at that and now […]
I’ll be the first to say that when I first saw these on a colleague’s camera I chuckled a bit. Then I had the opportunity to try them so I did, expecting to continue thinking them a bit silly. Once I used them I promptly ordered 2 more sets because I found that they improved […]
This is my very first wedding with a mirrorless camera. But this was not just any first mirrorless wedding…this was my sister’s wedding so everything had to be perfect. Not having all of the equipment that I would like to have for the shoot, Hybrid Hero Carol Schlintz came to my rescue and not only […]
When I offered to let my sister sHero, Jessica Wallach, use my GH3 cameras and accessories for a wedding shoot, I realized that with the event being 6 hours away I had to bring everything that she might want. Then it occurred to me that you might be interested in what “everything” would look like. […]