Yongnuo RF603 wireless flash trigger delay

Yongnuo RF603 wireless flash trigger delay

During the photo shoot with my daughter in the studio I realized something odd. The D800 is supposed to have a minimum flash synchronization time of 1/250s. This is the fastest shutter speed at which the camera can still communicate in time, so that the flashes...
Hanover Zoo

Hanover Zoo

Shot through glass Shot through glass Shot through glass Shot through glass You might remember the unboxing video of the Nikkor 70-200 f2.8 lens I made previously. Since then I have tested it a little here a little there, but I have not made a dedicated extensive test...
Kermit the Agamid

Kermit the Agamid

Some days ago our neighbors invited us to have a cup of coffee. They have a terrarium with a lizard in the living room. Meet Kermit, the Agamid. Kermit is a very sleepy fellow. Most of the day he lies in his cave and snoozes away. He is also very  frugal. A few bugs...
One happy child

One happy child

Taking pictures of children requires many things. You have to establish a positive connection with them. If they are feeling uncomfortable the pictures won’t be any good. Then it’s patience and of course a little bit of luck to get good shots, because...
Backup your files – The Icy Box HDD dock

Backup your files – The Icy Box HDD dock

In a previous post I outlined the importance of backing up your files and how I personally deal with it. Short recap – My main backup system is a Drobo, which is a plug & play RAID system with four harddrives. On the Drobo I have two partitions. One is for...