• 6 Sep0

    Topaz Labs Challenges Silver Effects for Black and White Supremacy

    Topaz Labs Releases Topaz B&W Effects Plug-in Check out the press release for Topaz’s new Black and White Plug-in for Photoshop, a different take on black and white conversion. DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Topaz Labs announces the release of Topaz B&W Effects, their new black and white enhancement plug-in for Photoshop. Topaz B&W Effects goes beyond basic conversion […]

     
  • 3 Sep0
    Banish Noise and Sharpen Optimally with JP Caponigro

    Banish Noise and Sharpen Optimally with JP Caponigro

    Of all the photo technique columns I read, none are more useful than John Paul Caponigro’s (R)evolution in Digital Photo Pro, the sister publication to Outdoor Photographer. For the last several years he has written extensively on how to win the tug-o-war between sharpening and noise reduction. I am always inclined to applaud someone who […]

     
  • 2 Sep0
    The Sony NEX 5n as an M9 Backup

    The Sony NEX 5n as an M9 Backup

      I’ve been looking for a good backup for my Leica M9 system, and I think I found it: Sony NEX-5N 16.1 MP Compact Interchangeable Lens Touchscreen Camera With 18-55mm Lens (Black). A second M9 was financially out of the question. Whatever I chose needed to have the ability to use my Leica lenses with […]