Arsenal AI 2 – Long Exposure

I purchased the Arsenal AI 2 (Pro) some time ago and must admit I have not used it quite as often as I thought I would, part of that is because I don’t always get to travel and also having a young family makes it hard to get as much time as I would like for photography. For those who are not aware, Arsenal AI 2 is the second generation of smart camera trigger that interfaces with your camera and […]

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Topaz Labs – Black Friday 2022

Topaz Labs, the creators of a range of photographic tools including Sharpen AI, DeNoise AI and more have announced their Topaz Labs Black Friday 2022 Sale. During this sale, which runs from Tuesday, November 15 thru Friday, December 2 you can get the Topaz Everything bundle which includes: Topaz Photo AI · DeNoise AI · Sharpen AI · Gigapixel AI · Topaz Video AI. This bundle will be available for $279 USD ($478 savings!), the retail value for these would […]

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Sony Crop Sensor vs Full Frame with Teleconverter and Sony 200-600mm

I have a love for photographing the natural world, and of late I have been photographing this using the Sony A7R 4 and a super-telephoto lens. Previously this was the Sigma 150-600mm however, I always felt like a needed a bit more focal length to be able to capture the shots of the birds I wanted to get. Whilst it would be easy to say just get closer to the birds, the reality is that these are wild animals and […]

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Noiseless AI

Skylum, the creators of Luminar Neo have announced the upcoming release of a new extension for Luminar Neo referred to as Noiseless AI. As the name implies, this extension is a noise reduction extension designed to intelligently remove noise from your images. It should be noted the extension requires Luminar Neo and is not an outright price of software. Noiseless AI is one of seven new plugins that are expected to be released throughout the year, with noiseless AI expected […]

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Lightscape 2022

My wife and I decided to live a little and attend an exhibition in the city (we don’t get out very often) called Lightscape, this was an exciting exhibition which was held at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Melbourne and ran from the 24th of June through to the 7th of April 2023 (although it is reported to be returning in 2023). Lightscape is created in partnership with Sony Music, and the major sponsor was Red Energy. The exhibition occurred […]

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