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Apparently I never wrote about switching from Canon to Sony?! Let's fix that. I got my first Canon back in 1988. It was an AE-1 and I loved it. I shot through rolls and rolls of film. I took a class from a photo place in town and shot school sports, portraits, wildlife, weather--anything I … Continue reading Alpha

Multiple Exposure Mode on the Canon 5D Mk III

When you're sick, and stuck on the couch, and run out of Game of Thrones episodes to watch, you have to find other ways to entertain yourself. Last week, I was sick, and I decided to poke around in the menus of my 5D Mk III. I found the Multiple Exposures menu item.I've never done … Continue reading Multiple Exposure Mode on the Canon 5D Mk III

TUESDAY TIPS: Canon 5D Mark III Q Button

The Q button on the back of Canon cameras is used primarily for quick access to the camera's primary settings. If you're like me, and avoid manuals at all costs, you may have missed another function of the Q button, too. The other day, I discovered that while in the camera's menu, pressing the Q … Continue reading TUESDAY TIPS: Canon 5D Mark III Q Button

TUESDAY TIPS: How to use the Canon EOS M and Eye-Fi to take better pictures for Evernote Food

In a previous post, I talked about using an Eye-Fi SD card in Direct Mode to get better photos for your Evernote Food entries. Back then, I was using my Canon SD-780is to take better photos. I upgraded that to a Canon EOS M recently, and discovered that the EOS M has a dedicated Eye-Fi … Continue reading TUESDAY TIPS: How to use the Canon EOS M and Eye-Fi to take better pictures for Evernote Food

TUESDAY TIPS: What are you shooting? (Not really a tip…)

I'm curious... Who's shooting what? Personally, I'm a Canon guy, but I have nothing against Nikon. I was just wondering if I had enough Nikon (or other brand) readers to make finding a guest poster who uses something other than Canon worthwhile. Well, that was an awkward sentence. Let me know what you're shooting in … Continue reading TUESDAY TIPS: What are you shooting? (Not really a tip…)

Canon P-215 Winner’s Thoughts

The Canon P-215 found its new home with Natalie this week, so I asked her what she had planned for it... I won the scanner! I can't tell you how happy and grateful I am to Daniel & Evernote to have won. For YEARS I have wanted a nice scanner to be able to transition … Continue reading Canon P-215 Winner’s Thoughts

Canon imageFORMULA P-215 Winner

A big CONGRATULATIONS to Natalie L for winning the Canon imageFORMULA P-215 scanner giveaway! She mentioned that she might write a little blurb about how she plans to use the scanner to become paperless, so keep an eye out... She may have ideas you haven't thought of yet. And an equally sized thank you to everyone … Continue reading Canon imageFORMULA P-215 Winner

Last Chance to Win a Canon P-215 Scanner

Just in case you missed the previous two posts, Canon was awesome enough to provide an imageFORMULA P-215 to me for a giveaway. Entering is simple, and instructions are at the bottom of the original contest post. Last Tuesday, I suggested 5 things you could do with the P-215. How about 5 more? Fashion conscious? Tear out magazine … Continue reading Last Chance to Win a Canon P-215 Scanner

TUESDAY TIPS: Five things you could do with a Canon P-215 scanner

If you haven't noticed, we're giving away a brand new Canon imageFORMULA P-215 scanner, courtesy of Canon and Evernote. Here are some suggestions of what to do if you win the scanner. First, the obvious: scan old photos, letters, etc. Store them in Evernote, and you automatically have a backup of all your memories. Receipts: … Continue reading TUESDAY TIPS: Five things you could do with a Canon P-215 scanner