Landscape Photography Tips – Light and Composition

Finding the right lighting and composition for landscapes can be a challenge sometimes, for many photographers. In this short video, I will address that struggle faced by photographers. Landscape photography light is often out of our hands due to the nature of how light works out in a landscape environment. But there is one part of the equation you do control... the time you capture the photograph. For composition, many photographers often use wider lenses, but changing the lens you use can have a great impact on the overall composition in many ways.

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Magmod Magring for Magbox

The Magmod Magring for Magbox is an alternative method of mounting the Magbox to lights. In fact, unlike my previous video where I mounted the Magbox to my Godox strobes which are a Bowens mount, this Magring is meant for two small strobes. As you'll see, I'm mounting two NIkon SB800 flashes into the Magring.

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Magmod Magbox Review and Setup

The Magmod Magbox is one of the coolest designs for a softbox. I mean, it's a softbox, so nothing new there. But the way it mounts, setups and breaks down, is so simple. The way a gel is used is so simple. The way you put on the diffusion screens are brilliant.

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Is B&H Payboo Worth It?

B&H Photo Superstore in New York City announced Payboo. It's a credit card backed by Synchrony Bank which offers customers the ability to get back their sales tax by the way of rewards. It means that if your state's sales tax is 6% then your rewards is 6%, if it's 10% then your reward is 10%. The reward is used as statement credit. Know that the APR of the credit card is 29.99%. Instead, I recommend checking out my project Photo Idō which offers photographers the ability to save at local independent camera stores without the need for a credit card.

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Adobe Renames Lightroom Again

Adobe has done it again. Adobe renamed Lightroom Again. First Adobe renamed Lightroom to Lightroom Classic CC. Then they released a "light" version of Lightroom and called it Lightroom CC (instead of Lightroom Elements). Now, almost two years later, Adobe is renaming Lightroom Classic CC to Lightroom Classic.

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My move to mirrorless

This was originally written and published for Photofocus. The article is republished here with search engines blocked and canonical set to the original published article. It is here for archival purposes…

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