Matthew Saville is a full-time wedding photographer at Lin & Jirsa Photography, and a senior editor & writer at SLR Lounge. Connect with him on Google Plus


Photo Tips For The 2014 Lyrid Meteor Shower!

Another meteor shower is here, ladies and gentlemen! The Lyrid Meteor Shower is one of the "regular", semi-predictable meteor showers that the planet earth experiences each year.

Bizarre Vermillion Cliffs Landscape Sunset - Weekly Edit - Season 2 Episode 6

In today's episode of our Weekly Edit series, we're going to pursue a topic that has been very close to my heart for many years- the pursuit of creative vision, and the idea...

Lunar Eclipse Star Trail - How We Shot It

The Photo (Click here to view a larger version!) The Equipment and Settings Nikon D5300 Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 @ 11mm Heavy, (very old) rock-steady Slik Tripod...

Lightroom Mobile Weekly Edit On iPad - Springtime Vintage Photo Shoot

In this week's episode of our Weekly Edit series, we're going to use the new Lightroom mobile app on an iPad!  We'll also briefly demonstrate the process of culling in...

Adobe Lightroom Mobile - Initial Review & Feedback

With rising interest and enthusiasm, I downloaded the new Lightroom 5.4 update for my computers and installed the Lightroom mobile app on my iPad Mini. What did I find? Read on!

Fire Wave B&W - Valley Of Fire | How We Shot It - SOOC Edition

The Photo (Click here to view a larger version!) The Equipment and Settings Nikon D5300 Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 @ 11mm FotoPro C5C Tripod Sigma EX Circular...

Top Ten April Fools Day Photography Wishlist Items

April Fools' Day in the photography community is always a bit of an odd occasion. Some companies like to prank us with downright silly press releases, such as Three Legged...
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Nikon 35mm f/1.8 G FX – Field Review

Nikon's Awesome f/1.8 AFS-G Prime Lens Lineup Almost exactly three years ago, Nikon announced the (FX) 50mm f/1.8 G as Nikon's first f/1.8 AFS-G prime lens for full-frame...

Rokinon Announces 10mm f/2.8 and 12mm f/2 Lenses

A couple wide angle "speed barriers" have just been broken, folks! What am I talking about? Well, Rokinon / Samyang / Bower have just announced new lenses, the most notable...

Couples Threatened By Their Wedding Photographer Over Bad Reviews

Shockingly enough, this isn't the first time such a crazy story about wedding photography has been in the news:  A wedding photographer threatens to sue their client, because...

Rokinon, Samyang, and Bower Long-Term Quality

These three companies, which are actually one and the same, have emerged from Korea over the past few years as one of the hottest new lens makers on the market.  However...

Fun Portraits With Just A Flash And Reflector - How We Shot It

The Photo The Equipment and Settings Nikon D700 Nikon 35mm f/1.8 G, hand-held 1/250 sec @ f/1.8 & ISO 200 3-stop B+W Neutral Density Filter Manual Exposure,...