MagicLantern + EOS M Workflow

Hey, hello, hi all! Today I am going to walk through editing RAW video shot on my EOS M utilizing MagicLantern’s MLV App and also merging all the clips in Blender! Let’s get into the edits! Importing Footage:So, if you are a returning reader you may know that I use Chrome OS Flex now forContinue reading “MagicLantern + EOS M Workflow”

The ProShot Camera App

Hello all! This weeks post is on the app I used to take the photos in the abandoned prison post from last week! I wanted to show off the app a bit because it is super cool and really makes use of some new technologies. I also want to talk about it’s intriguing platform supportContinue reading “The ProShot Camera App”

An Abandoned Prison Through a Lens

Hey, heyo all! Another week and I have a post I’ve been pretty excited about! I went to an abandoned prison with my camera to capture some footage and photos of this phenomenal place! Prison Backstory:This prison (SCI Cresson) closed in 2013 as a prison but in 2016 was bought for $600,000 and since thenContinue reading “An Abandoned Prison Through a Lens”

A New Video Editor

So, I switched to Chrome OS and now edit photos and videos entirely through Crosonti. I have edited with a few video editors and none of them are perfect. I liked OpenShot and still think it is decent especially with the Inkscape and Blender integration, but what if we look at just Blender. Well, I’veContinue reading “A New Video Editor”

Sunshine Showers

Well! Hello all! This week I have photos to share from last Friday after that post went out! Well, it would be impressive if I did anything before 12:01 AM last Friday šŸ˜‚… Anyways! I was hiking and took some photos before getting poured on out of no where! I was able to capture aContinue reading “Sunshine Showers”

Purely Photographs

Hey all! This week I have some photos to share! I was using my EOS M and the 50mm lens I haven’t taken off in weeks. šŸ˜‚ I was very happy to come across this grouping of turtles! They kept getting spooked and I had to be fairly close since I only had a 50mmContinue reading “Purely Photographs”

Back to Baltimore

Hey all, happy April 1st! This week I have some photos from Baltimore! I was in Baltimore for an appointment following my surgery 1.5 months ago and captured some photos to share! Also, stick around to the end for a special photo! Here are the photos! I also took photos in 360 to share! GoogleContinue reading “Back to Baltimore”

3-24-22 Photos & Clips

Hey all! This week I got to experiment more with Linux video editing and also have some photos to share! Enjoy! Editing Update: I think that I have a new method of getting the Adobe Suite back but for the video in today’s post I edited in OpenShot which is likely the most advanced “officiallyContinue reading “3-24-22 Photos & Clips”

Gimp & RawTherapee Edits

Hey all! Today I have some edits created in RawTherapee and Gimp! I was just experimenting, especially since I haven’t used RawTherapee in the past! I hope you enjoy the photos! This last photo is a bit of a compilation made in Gimp! I used some of the raw edits and cut through the jpegContinue reading “Gimp & RawTherapee Edits”

Editing With 4 Tools – Google Gallery

Hey all! So, if you caught last weeks post, you will know that I am moving to Chrome OS! I did intend to keep Windows as a backup, but I made a mistake and used a 3rd party build of Chromium (open source) which ended up getting rid of Windows. Luckily, I am not tooContinue reading “Editing With 4 Tools – Google Gallery”

Saying Goodbye to Windows

Hello all! No, that title is right… I will no longer be using Windows 11 as my daily driver computer OS. You may immediately think that I am going to Mac OS because it is what instantly comes to mind as the main competitor for Windows. No, I am not switching to Mac OS orContinue reading “Saying Goodbye to Windows”

EOS M Image Border

Hi All! I was going through photos that I had taken and discovered this: The photos are surrounded by this pink border and what looks like trees on the bottom. It is a super weird thing that I would have to guess is from Magic Lantern. I did some searching, and discovered a thread onContinue reading “EOS M Image Border”

February Frost

Heya all! Today I have some photos from my EOS M! I have really been enjoying experimenting with this camera and its capabilities! I recently got a lens adapter for it allowing me to use my 50mm STM lens with the camera! I also can use all of my other EF/EFS lenses with it now!Continue reading “February Frost”

Photos from a $20 Camera

Hello everyone! In today’s post, I tested out a $20 camera to what you can capture at that price point! I used a Vivitar f124 that I had on hand, which can be found between $12 and $20+. Let’s see what this camera can do! First, I will briefly go through some basic specs! TheContinue reading “Photos from a $20 Camera”

A New Era of Web Editors?

Hey, hey, heya all! Today we are talking about Adobe’s new endeavour, Creative Cloud Express. Let’s see how good this online editor is and edit some photos! Overview:Just 4 days ago (at the time this post goes out), Adobe released Creative Cloud Express. So, what is this?! Well, this is the editor rising out ofContinue reading “A New Era of Web Editors?”

Last Leaves of Autumn

I think that it is safe to say that we are well and truly approaching winter. Unfortunately, it is time to say goodbye to Autumn leaves and hello to Winter snow. Today I have a photo with two different colour tones! This first photo is the warm autumn colour that we are used to forContinue reading “Last Leaves of Autumn”

Android 12 is…

Hello everyone! Today, oh today, it is time to talk about Google (šŸ˜‡), more specifically: Android 12. Wow. Let’s get into it! Overview:Android 12 is by far my favourite Android version. This is the smoothest UI ever, and you won’t realize it until you use it. Whenever I first saw Android 12 at Google IO,Continue reading “Android 12 is…”

Sunset Shots

Hello all! Happy day-late Thanksgiving! Here are a few shots of a sunset a few days ago! I was fully intending to have the Android 12 post done for today but… Unfortunately Premiere doesn’t feel like working and has caused numerous headaches. šŸ˜‚ For now, here is a mini-trailer for the post coming… Eventually! šŸ˜‚Continue reading “Sunset Shots”

What is the new Windows 11 Video Editor?

Heya all! Last week, I talked about Windows 11 and all of its quirks. Today, let’s talk about what may, or may not, be a benefit of Windows 11 for photographers/videographers. Let’s get to some editing! What’s New?To start off, this is not the same editor as in Windows 10… Although that is still availableContinue reading “What is the new Windows 11 Video Editor?”

Wow, Windows 11 is…

Hello everyone! We need to talk about Windows 11… Windows 11, it “released” on October 5th but Samsung along with a lot of other PC manufacturers only just rolled it out. I now have it on my Galaxybook Flex Alpha and… let’s talk about it. Design and Animation:So, I want to start this part outContinue reading “Wow, Windows 11 is…”

A Half Dozen Photographs

Heyo everyone! It is Friday and time for another blog post! In this week’s post, I will be sharing a collection of photos that I have taken across the past few weeks! These are all going to be mobile photos since my computer is out of space. Also, I am exporting a 45-minute concert inContinue reading “A Half Dozen Photographs”

The Astonishing New Android 12

Android 12… let’s talk! Hello everyone, welcome back! In today’s post, I want to take a look at Android 12 after using the new OS for two days. Before we go in-depth, let me just say: Wow! Introduction:Android 12 officially became available on my Pixel 4a on Tuesday, and I got it as soon asContinue reading “The Astonishing New Android 12”

The Fun Phone (1y later Part 2)

Last week, I made a post all about the Pixel 4a after one year! Looking back at that post, I realized just how much I didn’t cover. In this post, I am going to try and fix that and try to cover more of the features that this incredible device packs in. Let’s get intoContinue reading “The Fun Phone (1y later Part 2)”

A Phone that Never Stops Suprising Me

Hello everyone! On Friday of last week, it was one year since I opened the box of the Google Pixel 4a. I realized just how much this phone had surprised me, how much I loved using it, and just how perfect it was. Let’s talk about the past year with this phone. Why I boughtContinue reading “A Phone that Never Stops Suprising Me”

First Impressions with the DJI RSC-2!!!

Hello everyone! Today, oh today, I have something SUPER exciting! I am going to show off the DJI Ronin SC2 (RSC-2)! This is not only my first every DJI product, but also my first gimbal! I can’t wait to show you all this fantastic gimbal that I have been using for the past two weeks!Continue reading “First Impressions with the DJI RSC-2!!!”

Twenty Thumbnails

Heya all! In today’s post, I am going to show you twenty photos from a recent trip to a park! I am basing today’s post off of the definition of thumbnail, which is nail on a thumb… Joking šŸ˜‚! No, it is actually the second definition and that is a small concise representation of, inContinue reading “Twenty Thumbnails”

Let’s Go into Gimp

Hello everyone! Today, we are doing something huge! We are going to explore the wonders of Gimp. Yes, in today’s post, I want to do some editing in Gimp and become more familiar with the software! Okay, let’s get into the post! Edit:Okay, I don’t feel that Gimp needs any sort of introduction, being thatContinue reading “Let’s Go into Gimp”

Endless Exploration – Linux Love #1

Hey everyone! In today’s post, I am going to be using a Linux OS called Endless OS. Throughout this post, I am going to see if it is, for one, a good OS to use! Okay, without further ado, let’s get into today’s post! About Endless OS:Endless is an open source Linux OS! It isContinue reading “Endless Exploration – Linux Love #1”

My Trip to Lake Erie

Hey everyone! In today’s post, I am going to be travelling to Port Clinton, Ohio and the surrounding Lake Erie area! Okay, let’s get travelling! Video:Before we start the travel blog, you can also watch a video version of this post. I include footage of the trip and different photos than what you’ll see here!Continue reading “My Trip to Lake Erie”

A Glimpse of the Future

Hello everyone! In today’s post, we are taking a look at something that I just haven’t been able to keep my mind off of… the Glimpse photo editor. What is Glimpse?It is a free, open source, community driven, cross-platform, fast, powerful, photo editor! Over the past two weeks, I have been using this photo editorContinue reading “A Glimpse of the Future”

Bee Photography 2021

Hey all! It is time for another animal photography post! Today, I want to focus on bee photography! I’ll cover how to capture good bee photos, what settings I use, and a few editing tips too! Let’s take some photos! Taking the Photos!I’ll start with how to take the photos. I set my camera toContinue reading “Bee Photography 2021”

Photo Editors – Future or Fail #1

Hiya everyone! It is finally time for a new series on the main blog! Today, I bring you the first post of the “Future or Fail” series! For this post, I am going to try out some experimental photo editors for both Windows, Linux & Android! Without further ado, let’s begin! Experimental Editors: First, IContinue reading “Photo Editors – Future or Fail #1”

Satellite Cinematography

Hello my friends! Today, I am going to be shooting video from space! Well… Kinda. I got access to Google Earth Studio, which is a special version of Google Earth for making videos! In this post I am going to tell you how to get it, show off the features of this program, and byContinue reading “Satellite Cinematography”

Instant Nostalgia

Instant cameras have been around since 1947 with the invention of the polariod camera. From 1947 to 2021 there have been many, many models of these cameras not only from polariod but from a number of different companys. The one that I have and am looking at today is the Instax 11 Mini by FujifilmContinue reading “Instant Nostalgia”

Canon’s Least Expensive Lens

Hello everyone! This week, I am going to talk about the INCREDIBLE lens from Canon that costs $125! This lens outperforms my more expensive lenses and in this post, I am going to tell you all about it! As always, if you enjoy the post, following the blog would be incredible, and you also won’tContinue reading “Canon’s Least Expensive Lens”

My Trip to Chincoteague Island!

Hello everyone! Today, I have a type of blog post that I have been waiting to write for a long, long time! It is time for a travel blog post! I LOVE to travel, and just like a lot of others who love travelling, the pandemic has put all travel plans on hold. Now thatContinue reading “My Trip to Chincoteague Island!”

Astrovideo on a Phone?!

Hey, hey, hey everyone! Today, I am going to talk about something SUPER cool; Astrovideo on a phone! I am also going to show off some Astrophotography shots as well and compare the phone to my dslr. What Phones? If you have been following the blog for a while, you almost certainly know. It isContinue reading “Astrovideo on a Phone?!”

Editing In Premiere Pro

Hey everyone! I have a huge problem… I am not great at video editing. Now, yes, I can do basic edits, but as soon as I open Premiere Pro I get overwhelmed. In this post, I hope to change this! I may not be a master video editor by the end, but I will hopefullyContinue reading “Editing In Premiere Pro”

Trying Out Photoshop

Hey, hey, hey everyone! Today is a pretty exciting day because I am going to be checking out the full version of Photoshop! Now I have used Photoshop Elements and of course Express as well, but now I am going to see the full capabilities of Photoshop! Okay, let’s get into the editor! First Impressions:Continue reading “Trying Out Photoshop”