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Photo Studio

After the disappointing fiasco I had with ordering, I was excited when my Mac Studio and Studio Display arrived last week. I carefully positioned everything where I wanted it (for now), attached the external hard drives, switched on the Mac Studio and patiently waited the 20 minutes it took the Migration Assistant to transfer my profile and application configurations to the new Mac. The Studio Display is brilliant, and the new Mac Studio is snappy. It's faster than I expected…

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Raw Power

There’s always a car analogy when talking about computers … and software is the fuel in this analogy. You can have an astoundingly powerful, astoundingly energy-efficient engine that makes the car reach 300 km/h in 2 seconds. But without fuel, the car won’t go anywhere. ~ Raw power alone is not enough by Riccardo Mori I am so looking forward to my Mac Studio. It's a well-written article, but I have one quibble. It’s a maddening scenario: with their unnecessarily…

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Keeper Rate

One of the appeals of photography is the ability to capture fleeting moments. As photographers, we see a scene or even unfolding, and we desire to preserve that moment. It takes awareness of time and space (composition), attention to detail, practice and patience. It takes time to learn and master the camera and lens settings and the interactions of reflected light. The photographer must learn to work within the limitations of the equipment and their knowledge and experience. The photographer…

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