Articles & Videos: Cameras

No need to coddle the Olympus TG-830 iHS. Bring it into whatever extreme conditions you brave and document your adventures. Whether it's body-surfing in the ocean, or trudging through knee-high snow in sub-freezing temperatures, the TG-830 will not only survive but thrive, taking gorgeous photos and video.

Learning about your camera's manual exposure settings is a great launching point for making your photography more creative. Check out our link to a great online interactive tool that may save hours of trial and error.

What is HDR photography?
by Woody Sherman

Many digital cameras offer high dynamic range (HDR) imaging as part of their feature set. What does this mean, and when should I use it?

What happened to my shots? We’ve all seen them: pictures with blazing cheekbones and dark eye sockets, or two silhouettes in front of a well-exposed beach panorama, or a big flare...

What does resolution mean, when it comes to cameras? Are there different types of resolution? Woody explores the concept in three ways.

Shooting music festivals
by Don Minson

Lockn' Festival 2013, Arrington, VA — Aerial shot There’s nothing like attending a music festival — or the challenge of getting photos that really...

DSLR vs. camcorder
by Eric Angevine

DSLR vs. camcorder: This chart will help you decide if a professional camcorder or a DSLR camera will give you the tools you're looking for when shooting high-quality video.