Archive for the ‘Photography’ Category

Posted by IG Designs On December - 2 - 2011 Comments Off on Personal photoalbum site
Ogi Photo

Personal photography website has gone live. Riga based photographer known as Ogi shows his work to public. www.ogi-photo.com

Posted by IG Designs On December - 2 - 2011 Comments Off on Dublin photos printed on canvas web site
Dublin Photos

New photography website has gone live. It offers photographs of Dublin city printed on canvas. www.dublin-photos.com

Posted by IG Designs On June - 27 - 2011 2 Comments

I just tried to create a time-lapse video today. So, I shot 600 photos in Howth, Ireland to stick them all together and see how it works. The result can be seen below. Remember – it’s just a try 🙂 But more enhanced videos definitely to follow. I’ve shot 1 frame per 5 seconds, 600 frames in total.

Posted by IG Designs On June - 22 - 2011 Comments Off on The future is here. Concept Camera: The WVIL

A little while ago I could not even imagine something like this… Concept Camera: The WVIL from Artefact on Vimeo.

Posted by IG Designs On February - 2 - 2011 Comments Off on Photography basics: RAW vs. JPEG
raw and jpeg photo formats

Here is a common question – what’s a RAW format for? My super-dupper camera shoots perfect JPEGs, there’s no need for all that stupid RAW post-converting hassle. RAW is just another time wasting professional photographer’s thing. And that’s what I say – the picture below shows how it all works. If it’s not enough of explanation here is another clue – your PC processor is much more powerful than ANY camera processor. JPEG compression made by PC always has better quality than if it would be made by your camera. Even if you didn’t make any adjustments of your RAWs.  [ Read More ]

Posted by IG Designs On December - 11 - 2010 1 Comment
canon-20-35mm wide angle lens

I’ve been looking for an appropriate wide angle lens for my Canon 400D for a couple of months. When I say “appropriate” I mean an every day use wide angle lens originally made by Canon and that shouldn’t cost me a bag of euros. Almost impossible task isn’t it? But finally I found an option – Canon EF 20-35mm f/3.5-4.5 USM. It features a short wide angle focal length range with decent built quality at a reasonable cost. Feels like a solid piece of metal, uses 77mm filter, ultrasonic motor and gives you a perfect picture at a price of  [ Read More ]