A family trip photo journal with Joe Donoghue – The.OutdoorCollective Organizing a road trip with three young kids with, including a baby, is no small feat. The unique challenge of limited space meant we had to pack light and prioritize essentials. Amidst the chaos, I managed to forget a few critical items like my lens filters and an extra battery. Despite this, we embarked on our adventure to Maine, equipped with my Canon 60D DSLR, a Sigma 24-105mm zoom lens, a Sigma 10-22mm wide-angle, a Canon 50mm lens, and my […]

Capturing the perfect outdoor photography is a blend of timing, technique, and creativity. The time of day you choose to shoot can dramatically affect the quality and mood of your photos. Here’s a guide on the best times to take outdoor photographs, complete with tips, tricks, camera settings, and unique ideas to elevate your outdoor photography game. Golden Hour: The Outdoor Photographer’s Magic Hour Golden Hour is the time shortly after sunrise and before sunset when the sun is low in the sky, casting a warm, golden light that is perfect […]

Candid photography is all about capturing spontaneous moments that convey genuine emotion and authenticity. It’s a powerful way to tell stories and preserve memories, especially with kids and family. Whether you’re a seasoned photographer or just starting, this guide will provide inspiration, shooting tips, recommended equipment, and ways to make candid photography enjoyable for everyone involved. “My family and I often embark on adventures, and while I take plenty of portrait-style pictures, it’s the candid shots that I cherish the most. These candid photos capture moments of excitement and passion, […]

Photography isn’t always about sunny skies and perfect conditions. Bad weather can offer unique opportunities to capture stunning, mood-filled images. Whether it’s the dramatic lighting of a thunderstorm or the soft, diffused light on a rainy day, knowing how to adapt your photography to bad weather can elevate your skills and produce breathtaking results. Here are some tips, tricks, and gear recommendations to help you make the most out of inclement weather photography. Lighting: Embrace Natural Light and Stabilize with a Tripod Bad weather often brings unique lighting conditions that […]

Tips, Tricks and gear you will need by Joe Donoghue from Algonquin Marketing Are you looking to bring home some extra income and are good at content creation? This side hustle is one example of many that will provide you with some extra money, create the bones of a potential full-time business, and challenge the content creator within you to be creative and have fun while supporting local businesses. I started my business as a side hustle. During COVID, I saw an opportunity to support small local businesses that needed […]

Mobile content creation is more popular and accessible than ever, and having the right gear is essential for capturing high-quality content on the go. Whether you’re a vlogger, influencer, content creator or freelance videographer, investing in the best equipment can significantly enhance your work. Here’s a comprehensive guide to the must-have gear for mobile content creators, featuring top brands like DJI, RODE, Canon, Nikon, and Sony. Essential Gear for Mobile Content Creators Cameras for Mobile Content Creators Choosing the right camera is crucial for content creators aiming to produce high-quality […]

Vlogging, a blend of video and blogging, has exploded in popularity as a dynamic way to share experiences, knowledge, and personal stories. It’s a media style that allows for creativity, connection, and even career opportunities. Whether you’re dreaming of becoming the next big vlogger or simply want to share your passion with the world, this guide covers everything from essential gear to practical tips for getting started, alongside inspiring examples of successful vloggers. What is Vlogging? Vlogging, often interchangeably known as being a YouTuber, Influencer, or Content Creator, fundamentally revolves […]

The Sony Alpha A9 Mark III has redefined the boundaries of photography, introducing the advanced Global Shutter technology in a full-frame format. This innovative feature is set to transform how professional photographers capture high-speed action. Revolutionary Global Shutter Technology At the heart of the Sony A9 Mark III lies its state-of-the-art Global Shutter. This technology ensures simultaneous data readout from all pixels of the 24.6-megapixel full-frame sensor. The result? Crisp, distortion-free images of fast-moving subjects, a boon for action and sports photographers. Cutting-Edge Camera Specifications The Alpha 9 Mark III […]

Guide to Camera Gear for Travel

While the right compact camera for travel is a crucial element of your photography setup, having the right camera gear for travel can make all the difference in ensuring your gear remains compact and travel-friendly. Shop our Travel Section on Henrys.com to find all the gear you need. Here are some must-have camera accessories that won’t weigh you down but will enhance your travel photography experience: 1. Camera Bags: Lightweight and Functional Invest in a camera bag that’s designed for compact gear. Look for options that offer customizable dividers to […]