Let Me Tell You About The Computer That Has Been Holding Me Back For 2 Years

Let me start this by saying two things. I love Apple. For the last 13 years, I’ve owned and have worked on Apple products. I’m fully intertwined in the apple ecosystem. I’m not a tech guy. I feel like I know enough to be dangerous but I’ve never built my own computer, nor have I ever even attempted to open one of my laptops or computers from Apple. Having said that, let’s continue. Two years ago (Summer 2017) I decided to upgrade from my 2013 MacBook Pro to the late 2016 MacBook Pro. If you guys can remember, this was …

Recreating/Editing a Rihanna Photo with Val Mercado Pt.2 – Depict This! (Ep.1)

Part 1: https://youtu.be/Vh-MKPl_Cms This is part 2 to my first episode of “Depict This”, the editing portion, and last step of this video. recreating these images are a challenge, not just shooting it but editing it. I find myself making small tweaks in photoshop, adding layers on top of layers until I am happy with the final result. I hope you guys enjoyed this process, I’m excited to start working on the next episode and get you guys involved. DM me any published photos that you guys would like to see me break down @martin_depict. Special Thanks to Val for …

Recreating a Rihanna Editorial Shoot with Val Mercado Pt.1 – Depict This! (Ep.1)

This is something, that I’ve been wanting to do for a while. I’m excited to release this first episode of “Depict This!” If you have a favorite image that has been published, and you want me to recreate it, DM me on IG @martin_depict. In this episode, I recreate this Rihanna editorial shoot with Val Mercado. Stay tuned for the next part where I edit these photos in Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop. Val Mercado: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH-0… IG: https://www.instagram.com/val.mercado/ ID Magazine Link: https://i-d.vice.com/en_uk/article/j5… My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS …

Selling My 1Dx II For This $3,000 28-70mm F/2 Lens

I took the Canon 28-70 F/2 to weekend 1. It was rental but I loved the lens so much that I am now going to sell my Canon 1Dx for the lens. My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2tOEWSw Canon 2x Extender: https://amzn.to/2EKwlGG Canon 85mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SDZo2h Canon 35mm f/1.4: https://amzn.to/2UfhFo9 Canon 100mm f/2.8: https://amzn.to/2SIUiSy Canon 50mm f/1.8: https://amzn.to/2J0s5a2 Camera 2 – Canon EOS R: https://amzn.to/2TayRie Canon RF 50mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SD6Tqk Yongnuo Speedlight: https://amzn.to/2UebCQS Rode Video Mic Pro +: https://amzn.to/2UhQUja RodeLink Lav Mic: https://amzn.to/2NIkLPo …

Volunteer Photographer #AdoptAPet – Vlog #12

Special Thanks to LAAS for allowing us to volunteer and make this video. I’ve you’d like to see adoptable pets at the location that we took photos at click here: http://www.laanimalservices.com/shelt… LAAS West LA: 11361 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064 Otherwise, I encourage any/all photographers to donate time to an organization or non-profit that they are passionate about. Just get involved. Gear Used in this video: Vlogged with GoPro Hero 7: https://amzn.to/2G3rP5E Camera for Photos Canon EOS R: https://amzn.to/2TayRie Lens Canon RF 28-70mm F.2: https://amzn.to/2IeNiMh Strobe Godox AD-600Pro: https://amzn.to/2UjOkcq Softbox Phottix 24in Parabolic Softbox: https://amzn.to/2GfxYgh My Gear: Incase …

Don’t Get Shadow Banned On IG – Follow These 4 Tips

I have worked hard on growing my following for almost 6 years on IG using these 4 tips. My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2tOEWSw Canon 2x Extender: https://amzn.to/2EKwlGG Canon 85mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SDZo2h Canon 35mm f/1.4: https://amzn.to/2UfhFo9 Canon 100mm f/2.8: https://amzn.to/2SIUiSy Canon 50mm f/1.8: https://amzn.to/2J0s5a2 Camera 2 – Canon EOS R: https://amzn.to/2TayRie Canon RF 50mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SD6Tqk Yongnuo Speedlight: https://amzn.to/2UebCQS Rode Video Mic Pro +: https://amzn.to/2UhQUja RodeLink Lav Mic: https://amzn.to/2NIkLPo Macbook Pro 15in: https://amzn.to/2TcF7Gs SanDisk Extreme 128GB CF Card: https://amzn.to/2HcBfhf SanDisk Extreme Pro 128GB …

Canon EOS RP First Impression / Are You Ready For Full-Frame?

RP is not bad, it’s exactly what I would expect a $1300 full-frame camera to be. Here are the links to the products in this video: Canon EOS RP & 24-105mm F/4 Kit: https://amzn.to/2WvUfvA Canon EOS RP: https://amzn.to/2VeNwWV Canon RF 24-105mm F/4 Lens: https://amzn.to/2YGddS4 My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2tOEWSw Canon 2x Extender: https://amzn.to/2EKwlGG Canon 85mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SDZo2h Canon 35mm f/1.4: https://amzn.to/2UfhFo9 Canon 100mm f/2.8: https://amzn.to/2SIUiSy Canon 50mm f/1.8: https://amzn.to/2J0s5a2 Camera 2 – Canon EOS R: https://amzn.to/2TayRie Canon RF 50mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SD6Tqk Yongnuo …

Make Sure Your Photos Match Across Devices (Mac/Apple/P3)

This happens to all of us. We spend so long editing photos and then when we send them to a client or to our phone to post on Instagram, it looks completely different. Here is why, and how to fix it without calibration. My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2tOEWSw Canon 2x Extender: https://amzn.to/2EKwlGG Canon 85mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SDZo2h Canon 35mm f/1.4: https://amzn.to/2UfhFo9 Canon 100mm f/2.8: https://amzn.to/2SIUiSy Canon 50mm f/1.8: https://amzn.to/2J0s5a2 Camera 2 – Canon EOS R: https://amzn.to/2TayRie Canon RF 50mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SD6Tqk Yongnuo Speedlight: …

11 Ways To Use Speedlights

In this video, I go over the 11 ways that I use my speedlights and some accessories. Here are the links to the products in this video: Yongnuo Speedlight Kit (w/Gels) – https://amzn.to/2udWs2Q Individual Speedlight – https://amzn.to/2ObmIDS Flash Disk – https://amzn.to/2udVPpU Hot Shoe Extention – https://amzn.to/2CryhlO Bracket: https://amzn.to/2Y1pKze Special Thanks to: My Beautiful Girlfriend Luna IG: https://www.instagram.com/viewsfrom.t… YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCW1G… My Gear: Incase Camera Bag: https://amzn.to/2NNFLnX Camera 1 – Canon 1DX MkII: https://amzn.to/2UieTi3 Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2SHAZsS Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 MkII: https://amzn.to/2tOEWSw Canon 2x Extender: https://amzn.to/2EKwlGG Canon 85mm f/1.2: https://amzn.to/2SDZo2h Canon 35mm f/1.4: https://amzn.to/2UfhFo9 Canon 100mm f/2.8: https://amzn.to/2SIUiSy Canon 50mm …

Canon RF 50mm F/1.2 – Is it better than the EF 85mm F/1.2?

Only one lens can be left standing. Which one of these lenses is a better day to day lens. I shoot a lot of product and portrait photography but these lenses are too similar and it’s pointless to carry both of them in my bag. This video is how I find out which one is best for me to have in my kit all the time. *Correction – at 3:48 min mark, the last image on the right is the 50mm 1.2 Link to Canon RF 50mm 1.2: https://amzn.to/2u2QHVy Special Thanks to: Alanna for modeling for me in this video, …