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Project Nimbus accidentally leaked - Michael Campanella Photography

Project Nimbus accidentally leaked

Adobe’s cloud based Lightroom replacement currently called Project Nimbus leaked to a small portion of Creative Cloud users.

Professional Mac users breathe a sigh of relief

Professional Mac users breathe a sigh of relief

Earlier this week a handful of journalists were invited to Apple’s campus in Cupertino, California for a roundtable discussion on the MacPro.

Profoto D1 Studio Kit

Profoto D1 Studio Kit

Finally pulled trigger picked up the Profoto D1 Studio Kit. 3 heads, 3 stands, 2 soft boxes, 1 grid, plus a rolling travel case.

ImageOptim integrates Guetzli

Beta of ImageOptim integrates Guetzli encoder

My go to app ImageOptim has integrated Google’s Guetzli JPEG encoder into it’s latest beta and the results are unbelievable.

Guetzli: An Open Source JPEG Encoder

Guetzli: An Open Source JPEG Encoder

Google just announced Guetzli, an open source JPEG encoder which promises file sizes as much as 35% smaller with no visible quality loss.

AirPods, the most Apple-like product in ages -Michael Campanella Photography

AirPods, the most Apple-like product in years

I finally got my hans on a pair of AirPods and they are without question the most Apple-like product to come out of Cupertino in a long time.

Instagram Best Nine 2016 - Michael Campaenalla Photography

Looking back on 2016

Looking back on 2016 it’s been a crazy tumultuous year, but truth be told it’s been a great year for me in terms of the assignments I covered this year.

Thoughts on the new Flickr feed

My thoughts on the new Flickr feed

The new Flickr homepage feed was finally rolled out to my account this past weekend. Here are my initial impressions and thoughts on it.

Thoughts on the iPhone 7 camera - Michael Campanella Photography

My thoughts on the iPhone 7 Plus camera

The nerd in me is really intrigued by the camera on the new iPhone 7 Plus. The coupling of two cameras with software can lead to some real magic.

Tags over 8 years

Tags over 8 years

A look at all the tags over 8 years that have been posted on this blog.

New UI for Adobe Camera RAW

New UI for Adobe Camera RAW

Adobe Camera RAW finally has a new user interface that matches the rest of Photoshop and does not look so horribly out of date.

Most popular cameras in World Press Photo 2016

Most popular cameras in World Press Photo 2016

Check out this infographic of the most popular cameras in World Press Photo 2016 contest.