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[13th Apr. – 19th Apr. 2014] SNAPSHOT Weekly Ranking


We are always excited to spot new happenings and trends in the world of photography, and we believe that you are interested too! From developers' interviews to camera specs and even photography tips, we make sure these interesting articles are all within your reach. Take a look at our Weekly Ranking from 13th April to 19th April now!

Top 10 Ranking

The ranking for the week of April 13th to April 19th, stays largely an "internal affair" especially with the top 5 ranking. Except for a switch of places between first 2 positions, the rest seemed comfortable in their own spots. But that does not mean a lack of action! There are 4 fresh new entries this week. At number 6, raring to make it into the top 5, is an article in the same vein as our number 2 story covering photography techniques using a prime lens. This article talks about techniques for capturing nightscapes using the Live View function. At number 8, another new story focusing on the flagship Powershot G1 X Mark II, will surely interest many Powershot fans!

What's New

While practicing is the best way to improve your skills, there's no better way to expand your photography knowledge apart from reading about it! At SNAPSHOT, we keep you abreast of the latest happenings in the world of images through our hand-picked What's New articles. Grow with us and fascinate yourself by checking out our weekly What's New page now!

Packed with useful tips, this series of articles meant for beginners is also a very good refresher course for budding photographers. [Lesson 6] touches on "brightness". Heard of it but doesn't know what it means? No problem. Let Takeshi Akaogi, a professional photographer, take you through some simple steps and you'll be amazed with your results!

Flowers are an all-time favorite subject in photography. But how can you capture the vibrancy of their colors in your pictures? Using the EOS 5D Mark III, see how professional photographer, Tatsuya Tanaka, utilizes the highly advanced imaging functions and other shooting functions to produce images of flowers that stand out.

Do you know that lens presence and extreme precision were emphasized in PowerShot G1 X Mark II? In [Part 4] of our product review for this PowerShot G series flagship model, let us tell you more on what goes into its "Design". Read about the challenges and considerations faced by the developers here.

Are you ready to capture life's unexpected moments? With the EOS 100D, capturing these moments is a breeze! Watch this lovely video here with its catchy tune as we follow our male and female lead through their day, catching unexpected moments using various special preset functions available on the EOS 100D.