Cameras: Articles & Videos

Video: Olympus TG-830 Tough-Style Digital Camera

Video: Olympus TG-830 Tough-Style Digital Camera

by Zak Billmeier

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.

 
Staying Connected on the Appalachian Trail

Staying Connected on the Appalachian Trail

by Ken Nail

What gear would you take on a long-distance backpacking trip? Ken explains why he chose to take along the Nikon Coolpix AW110, the Garmin GTU-10 and fenix watch, and the mophie juice pack PRO and juice pack powerstation.

 
What you need to know about your camera's exposure settings

What you need to know about your camera's exposure settings

by Jim Richardson

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.

 
Olympus Tough Series TG-850 camera review

Olympus Tough Series TG-850 camera review

by Eric Angevine

The TG-850 is loaded with features that came in handy during my trip to New Mexico. The camera is compact, rugged and takes beautiful photographs. Built-in art filters let you access your creative side.

 
What is HDR photography?

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?

 
Tips for outdoor high-contrast photo shooting

Tips for outdoor high-contrast photo shooting

by Woody Sherman

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...

 
Resolved: capture better images

Resolved: capture better images

by Woody Sherman

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

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...