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9-3-2015 Sigma 150-600 f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C Review

9-4-2015 Nikkor 85mm f/1.4 AF-S Review

9-4-2015 MTF Mapper Cliffs Notes

9-5-2015 Sigma Optimization Pro Review

9-5-2015 Using the Exif Tool Program

9-5-2015 Use “FP” Mode with your Nikon Flash

12-11-2015 Camera Upgrade Resolution Expectations

12-13-2015 Micro Nikkor 60mm AF-D Review

12-18-2015 Turn off VR with high shutter speeds?

12-27-2015 Use your phone for a camera remote

12-31-2015 Manual Exposure with External Flash

1-9-2016 Nikkor 18-140 f/3.5-5.6 ED VR Review

1-13-2016 Nikkor AF-S Micro 105mm f/2.8G Review

1-23-2016 Nikkor 35mm f/1.8 AF-S G DX Review

1-28-2016 Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X116 Pro DX Review

2-6-2016 Rokinon Aspherical IF MC 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye Review

2-29-2016 Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 AF-D FX Review

3-9-2016 Does Focus Calibration Make a Difference?

3-26-2016 Nikkor 55-200 f/4.0-5.6G ED IF AF-S DX VR Review

3-29-2016 Nikkor 18-55 f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX Review

4-5-2015 Micro-Nikkor 55mm f/3.5 Review

4-6-2016 Nikkor-PC 105mm f/2.5 Review

4-22-2016 Why is My Full-Frame Worse Than My APS-C MTF50 Measurement?

4-24-2016 Lens Centering Tests

5-21-2016 Use the Nikkor 35mm f/1.8 AF-S DX Lens on FX?

5-24-2016 Using the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 DX Lens on an FX Camera

6-12-2016 When is Manual Mode Not Manual?

6-26-2016 D610 VS D7100 VS D7000 Infrared Comparisons

7-12-2016 Nikkor 24-70 f/2.8 AF-S E ED VR Review

7-22-2016 Nikkor 20mm f/4.0 AI Review

8-9-2016 Measure Axial Chromatic Aberration: MTF Mapper Part Deux

8-21-2016 Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary Lens Firmware Updates

9-3-2016 Sigma 150-600 Contemporary OS Anti-Vibration Algorithm Comparison

9-25-2016 The Fallacy of Spray and Pray

10-12-2016 MTF Mapper Version 0.5.8 Updates Discussion

11-19-2016 MTF Curves: Theoretical Versus Actual

11-21-2016 Focus Stacking With Combine ZM

12-19-2016 Clean Your Camera Image Sensor Video

1-21-2017 The Orton Effect

2-12-2017 White Balance Calibration When Colors Go Haywire

2-17-2017 Lens Focus Repeatability and Calibration

3-6-2017 “Safe” Storage of Camera Gear

3-16-2017 Test Your Secure Digital Card: Lame and Lamer

3-26-2017 Photo Noise Reduction: Nik Define 2.0

4-8-2017 SnapBridge and D500 Remote Control

4-13-2017 How Bright Is Your Camera Viewfinder?

4-21-2017 Infrared Photography and the Nikon D500

4-29-2017 Does the D500 Automatic Focus Fine-Tune Calibration Work?

5-11-2017 Do Long Lenses Not Like Filters?

5-24-2017 Focus-Stacking: Camera Hardware Suggestions

6-10-2017 Convert Your Fisheye Lens into a Regular Superwide

6-20-2017 Keep Using Capture NX2 with Raw Format

7-5-2017 Make Manual Exposure Automatic

7-15-2017 Using MTF Mapper 0.6.3 New Features

7-27-2017 A Better Way to Test Fisheye Lens Resolution

8-7-2017 Yet Another MTF Explanation Article

8-18-2017 Nikon D500 Focus Bug

8-25-2017 UniWB and ETTR: the Whole Recipe

8-31-2017 How to Make a Crowd Disappear in Broad Daylight

9-9-2017 How to Correct an LED “White” Light Source

9-21-2017 White Balance for Infrared Photography

10-2-2017 Nikon D500 Focus Point Map Decoded

10-16-2017 MTF Contrast Plots: How Useful are They?

10-22-2017 D500 Electronic Front-Curtain Shutter Analysis

11-5-2017 Sharper Moon Shots with AutoStakkert

11-16-2017 Stack Star Shots with CombineZP

11-24-2017 Nikkor 300mm f/4.5 pre-AI Review: A Blast From the Past

12-16-2017 Reverse that Lens for Extreme Close-ups

12-26-2017 Panoramas Using Raw Format with Lightroom and HDR Efex Pro 2

1-15-2018 The Brenzier Method: Thin Depth of Focus

2-3-2018 Create Your Own Planet

2-17-2018 Nikon D500: Multiple Buttons, Multiple Focus Modes

3-2-2018 High-speed Lens Focus Shift Explained

3-16-2018 Coolpix B500 40X Super-Zoom Camera and Lens Review

3-29-2018 Remote Camera Control Using digiCamControl

4-13-2018 How to Measure Lens Vignetting

4-28-2018 Keeping up with MTFMapper: any MTF you Want

5-11-2018 Portrait Retouching Using Maks

5-29-2018 The History of MTF50 Resolution Measurment

6-15-2018 Fake Focus Peak on Select Nikon Cameras

6-29-2018 Reflex-Nikkor C 500mm f/8 Review

7-14-2018 Longer Wavelength Infrared Photography Using 850mn Filters

7-27-2018 Simulate an Expensive Big Telephoto

8-10-2018 Camera Infrared Filter Resolution and Focus Shift Testing

8-18-2017 Infrared Filter Comparisons: Hoya, BCI, Neewer, Zomei

9-3-2018 Tamron AF 24-70 f/3.3-5.6 Aspherical Review

9-15-2018 The Darktable Photo Editor, Part 1: Overview

9-28-2018 The Darktable Photo Editor, Part 2: Image Masking

10-11-2018 The Darktable Photo Editor, Part 3: Tethered Shooting in Windows 10

10-26-2018 Lightroom Masking

11-8-2018 Test Lens Coma Yourself

11-14-2018 Nikon Z Camera Lens DesignBrilliance

11-18-2018 Sigma 150-600 Firmware Update 1.02 for Nikon D500

11-28-2018 Fixing the D500 “Live View” AF-ON Button Failure

12-9-2018 Find the Maximum Shutter Speed for Vibration Reduction

12-21-2018 Using an LCD Viewfinder on your DSLR

1-2-2019 Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art Review

1-18-2019 Create a 3-D Anaglyph with Zoner Photo Studio

2-1-2019 Monitor Calibration with the Spyder 5 Pro

2-17-2019 Using Nik Plug-ins Stand-alone or Inside Nikon Capture NX-D

3-5-2019 How to Test Your Lens for Focus Shift

3-19-2019 How to Align a Lens Resolution Target

4-2-2019 Free ‘Dehaze’ for Lightroom 6.1 or Newer

4-17-2019 DSLR Focus Calibration in Record Time

4-30-2019 Make a Flash Diffuser for Free

5-19-2019 Sigma Lens Focus Algorithm Comparison

6-4-2019 Lightroom Radial Filter: The Spotlight

6-18-2019 How Lens Optical Stabilization Works

7-10-2019 F-stop Fun Facts

7-27-2019 Nikon Custom Settings Banks versus Photo Shooting Banks

8-10-2019 Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport Review

8-24-2019 Sigma TC-1401 1.4X Teleconverter Review

9-7-2019 Sigma Focus Algorithms: Speed versus Accuracy

9-20-2019 Nikon D850 Buffer Capacity Reality Testing

10-7-2019 Nikon D500 Un-cropped versus D850 Cropped Shot Comparison

10-20-2019 Flashpoint Wave Commander Remote Shutter Intervalometer Review

11-3-2019 Fix that Lens Infrared Hotspot with Lightroom

11-16-2019 Should You Turn Off Vibration Reduction When Using a Tripod?

11-30-2019 Lens Resolution Measurement: Avoid Sharpened Jpeg Like the Plague

12-14-2019 Measure Lens Focus Speed with Nikon D850 Video

12-31-2019 Hoya Pro ND1000 Filter Review

1-15-2020 Lens Resolution: Red Green Blue Comparison

2-8-2020 Lens Field Curvature Visualization

2-22-2020 Nikon AF Nikkor 75-300 f/4.5-5.6 Zoom

3-7-2020 Phase Detect Versus Contrast Detect Focus Accuracy

3-19-2020 How to Update Lightroom 6.14 with Lens Profiles After Adobe Has Ceased Support

4-2-2020 Update a Fresh Lightroom 6 Install to Version 6.14 Without Adobe’s Help

4-18-2020 High-Res Camera Sensors: Worth It?

5-2-2020 Extreme Perspective Photography Suggestions

5-17-2020 Lens Auto-Focus Speed versus Light Level

6-1-2020 Roxant Stabilizer Pro Video Camera Support

6-14-2020 Sigma 150-600 C with Sigma TC-1401 Teleconverter

6-27-2020 Nikon D850: Digitize Your Negatives as Positives

7-11-2020 Using the Nikon PB-4 Bellows and Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8 AF-D

7-25-2020 Perfect White Balance Preset Creation and Verification

8-7-2020 MTFMapper 7.29 Adds Chromatic Aberration Measurement

8-21-2020 Nikon Coolpix A Review: 7 Years Later

9-5-2020 How Later Chromatic Aberration Changes With Aperture

9-19-2020 Image Resolution versus Increased ISO

10-9-2020 The Single Focus Calibration Penalty

10-24-2020 Multi-shot HDR with Nikon DSLRs, Lightroom, and HDR Efex Pro 2

11-6-2020 Vello Battery Grips: Good, Bad, and Ugly

11-21-2020 Telephotos: Length Matters

12-4-2020 Lens Focus Fine-Tune: Things Can Change

12-18-2020 Sigma TC-1401 Teleconverter and 105mm f/2.8 Micro Nikkor

1-1-2021 Hand-held Focus Stacking with the Nikon D850

1-15-2021 Extreme Accuracy Focus Fine-Tune Calibration

1-29-2021 Silver Efex Pro 2 and the Zone System

2-12-2021 Movo GH-700 Gimbal Head Review and Tutorial

2-26-2021 Neewer R-160S LED Ring Light Review

3-12-2021 Optimizing Autofocus Efficiency in Nikons

3-26-2021 Nikon D850 Focus-Shift Shooting Step Width Calibration

4-9-2021 Hand-held Macro Focus Stacking that Really Works

4-23-2021 Focus Peaking Accuracy Analysis for the Nikon D850

5-10-2021 Lens Resolution Changes versus Focus Distance Errors

5-20-2021 Topaz Denoise AI Review and Tutorial

6-4-2021 Nikon Auto AF Fine-Tune Calibration Analysis

6-25-2021 Macro Panoramas from Focus Stacks

7-9-2021 Nikon’s Color Sketch Feature

7-23-2021 Lightroom Batch Editing Tutorial

8-20-2021 Measure Camera Mirror Blackout Time Yourself

9-3-2021 Nikon DSLR Camera Focus Speed Comparisons

9-19-2021 Nikon D850 Individual Focus Sensor Actual Coverage Area

10-6-2021 Use Nik Plug-ins Inside Nikon NX Studio

10-15-2021 Kolari Vision Infrared Camera Conversion Review

10-29-2021 Action Shooting: Why Aperture Priority Mode is Superior

11-12-2021 Focus-Trap Shooting on the D500 and D850

11-26-2021 Kolari Vision Infrared Camera Anti-Reflection Coating Review

12-10-2021 Nikon Image Overlay Feature Tutorial

12-24-2021 How to Process Infrared Photos with Zoner Photo Studio

1-07-2022 Topaz DeNoise AI 3.4.2 with RAW File Processing

1-21-2022 Topaz DeNoise AI Lens Resolution Enhancement

2-4-2022 DSTE Battery Grip Review For Nikon and Canon

2-20-2022 Topaz DeNoise AI versus Lightroom

3-4-2022 Camera Lens Anti-Reflection Coatings: Magic Explained

3-18-2022 Comparing Two ‘Identical’ Lenses: A Reality Check

4-01-2022 How To Use Photoshop CS4 With a New Camera’s Raw-Format Files

4-15-2022 Nikkor 500mm f/5.6 AF-S PF ED VR Review

4-29-2022 Nikkor 500mm f/5.6 PF with Sigma TC-1401 Teleconverter Review

5-13-2022 Arca-Swiss Camera Mount: Everything You Need to Know

5-29-2022 Get Wide-Angle Shots Without Using a Wide-Angle Lens

6-18-2022 Lightroom Exposure Editing Tips

7-1-2022 Reasons Why You Would Actually Want to Use DNG Format

7-17-2022 Helicon Focus versus Combine ZM for Focus Stacking

7-28-2022 Make a 3D Focus Stack Movie

8-12-2022 Shooting a Pre-AI Nikkor 105mm f/2.5 with the Nikon Z9

8-26-2022 The Nikon Z9 with Teleconverters: No Focus Speed Penalty?

9-9-2022 Nikon Z9 AutoFocus Area Mode Speed Measurements

9-23-2022 Using the Minolta Rokkor-PF 135mm f/2.8 on a Nikon Z9

10-8-2022 Minolta Rokkor-QF 50mm f/3.5 Macro on the Nikon Z9

10-23-2022 Nikon Z9 Pre-Release Capture Shooting Guide

11-5-2022 Nikon Z9: Un-retire Your Lenses

11-18-2022 Batch Processing: Lightroom and Topaz DeNoise AI

12-2-2022 Color Infrared Techniques using Capture One Pro 22

12-16-2022 Nikon Z9: Using Screw-Drive AF or Manual Focus Lenses

12-30-2022 TT Artisan 50mm f/1.4 Tilt Lens Review



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