Adobe Lightroom 3 On Sale!

September 1, 2011

FYI: Adorama is running a 50% off sale on Adobe’s Lightroom 3. You can pick it up for just $149.99 via this link.

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LaCie 2 Terabyte Desktop Hard Drive on Sale at Adorama

August 29, 2011

Just an FYI – Adorama is running a sale on this LaCie 2 Terabyte Desktop Hard Drive. $98 is a great price for such a high-quality drive. Remember, backing up is a hell of a lot cheaper and easier than dealing with a broken/corrupted hard drive.

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The Nikon Lens Pen is Awesome!

August 25, 2011

I admit, I don’t always take perfect care of my lenses. In fact, I’ve let some of them get pretty dirty at times, though I always clean them before paid jobs. My reluctance to keep my lenses in perfect shape has mostly been the result of laziness. That’s all changed, now that I’ve picked up […]

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Razer Deathadder 3500 – The Ultimate Photo Editing Mouse?

August 17, 2011

I love my new iMac’s Magic Trackpad for general web browsing, but for photo editing, I prefer a precise, high-quality mouse. I’ve been a very loyal Logitech user for about the past 7 years, having owned top-shelf products like the MX510 (replaced by the MX518) and the VX Revolution. This time around, I decided to […]

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REVIEW: Apple iMac With Aperture 3

August 12, 2011

Well halleluhah! My photography business has been picking up and my lil’ ol’ Macbook is getting ready to die. So I finally decided to splurge on Apple’s 21.5″ iMac. Since I don’t travel with my computer, an all-in-one desktop was the obvious choice. Otherwise, I’d have gone with a Macbook Air, which performs pretty dang […]

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Canon 5D Mark II on Sale at Best Buy

August 9, 2011

Just a heads-up: The Canon 5D Mark II is on sale at Best Buy for $2,100, or $400 off the regular price: Canon EOS 5D Mark II 211-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera – Black

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Are You on 500px?

July 9, 2011

If you are, I could use some new buddies: http://500px.com/mcomeau

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REVIEW: Sekonic L-308S Light Meter

July 5, 2011

Product: Sekonic L-308s Flashmate Incident, Reflected, and Flash Light Meter Price: $233 at Amazon, Adorama, B&H (same price everywhere) Recommended Accessories: AA batteries (which you should have in your bag already) You know those light-meter thingies with the white plastic domes on them that photo assistants wave in front of models’ faces? They’re actually pretty freaking […]

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Nik Software’s Snapspeed Software for iPad

June 7, 2011

If I owned an Apple iPad, I’d be buying Nik Software’s newly-announced Snapspeed photo app right now. If it’s 1% as good as Nik’s Complete Collection of Plugins, then it’s a no-brainer at just $4.99. Snapspeed is a collection of filters and special effects that allow you to creatively edit photos directly from your iPad. This includes settings […]

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Visit My New Photography Website

May 25, 2011

I just wanted to invite ApertureLand readers to visit my newly-launched photography website. It’s something I put off for a long time, but a recent run-in with Chase Jarvis gave me a much-needed kick in the @$$ to take my portrait work to the next level. I’ll still run this site for Aperture and gear-related […]

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