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


Adventure Report #1 - Mt Whitney's 97 Switchbacks, Under The Milky Way!

This will mark the beginning of a new series for SLR Lounge, the Adventure Report Series. We will share our adventure and travel photography experiences, stories, and of course...

Nikon D810 - The Repeat Champion Of DSLRs?

Pre-Order the D810 here on B&H for $3296 It never fails.  A few days after you buy a camera, they announce its replacement!  Sure enough, just moments after I...

Wedding Ring Detail Photo With Macro Lens - How We Shot It

The Photos The Equipment and Settings Nikon D5300 Tamron 90mm f/2.5 Adapt-all (manual focus) 1:2 (0.5x) Macro Lens ~1/3 sec @ f/8 & ISO 100, or ~1/50 sec. @...

Nikon 2014 Predictions & Wishlist

  The recent news of Nikon's "financial projection shortcomings" (click here!) might be alarming to many readers, however, it also reminded me of another story in...

Vintage Cool Cross Processing Lightroom Presets - Weekly Edit Season 2 Episode 10

When people talk about vintage or cross-processing, they usually think of natural light, bright warm sun, and that style of processing.  But can you apply vintage fades or...

Canon Lens Price War Coming? - CameraTalk With Matthew Saville

"So It Begins." ...spoke King Theoden, in The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers. Long have photographers complained about how expensive name-brand lenses are. And rightfully...

Brenizer Method Portrait Using Lightroom And Photoshop - Weekly Edit

Watch The Video Tutorial  The Original Images  Nikon D700, Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8 @ 200mm 1/250 sec. @ f/2.8 & ISO 800 RadioPopper JRX wireless flash, Nikon SB80DX w/...

Sony A6000 Initial Review & Field Testing Opinion

If you were to take the Sony A7 / A7R (which everybody seems to be raving about) and shrink it down to a 1.5x crop sensor size, you would have the Sony A6000.  Using the same...

Wedding Portrait With Motion Blur - Weekly Edit Season 2 Episode 8

Watch The Video Tutorial  (Click here to check out the full wedding blog post!) The Original Images Nikon D5300, Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 1/80 sec. @ f/5 & ISO 100...

Dramatic Wedding Bridal Gown Photo - 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 1/200 sec @ f/10 & ISO 100 Manual Exposure,...

Will Canon and Nikon Lose to Sony and Sigma? - CameraTalk

The camera business has seen some big changes recently, and I think there are more dramatic shifts just around the corner. Sure, change itself is usually good. What I'm...

How To Edit Astro Timelapse Image Frames - Weekly Edit Season 2 Episode 7

Here we demonstrate our process for "prepping" individual RAW landscape images that will be compiled into a timelapse clip.