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TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Backlight Photography

There are just some basic photography fundamentals that will save the day. Working with backlight is one of those fundamentals. Just because there’s harsh midday light doesn’t mean you need to put your camera down or get out an arsenal of strobes to … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Running Photography Basics

In my latest Tech Tip for my ongoing tutorial series for Adorama TV, “Getting the Shot with Corey Rich,” I wanted to use a trail-running scenario to address one of the most fundamental principles I can think of when it comes to building a complete … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Exploring the Creative Process: Magic Hour

Every day we’re given two opportunities to make good photos look great. I’m speaking, of course, about the Magic Hour—or, the Golden Hour. Whatever you choose to call it, this is the hour of golden light that occurs just after the sun rises, and just … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Advanced tips for Freefly MOVI M10

It’s a pretty exciting time for small-footprint productions, largely thanks to huge advances in cinematic equipment. Gear has gotten much lighter, way better, and way cheaper. The result is that a guy like myself, along with two of my good friends, … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: Exploring the Creative Process: Capturing Quiet Moments

Whether you’re shooting sports or weddings, our focus as photographers tends to hone in on those moments of peak action: the baseball pitch; the touchdown catch; the kiss at the alter. But sometimes the best moments actually happen in between the … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the Shot with Corey Rich: MOVI Basics Part 1

It’s a pretty exciting time for individual filmmakers. The fact is, just a few years ago, it was not possible for a single camera operator, like you or me, to get fluid, cinematic, Hollywood-level camera movements by themselves. Today that has all … [Read more]