Welcome

    Welcome to the site! I’m Bryan Glynn Owner of BG Pictures Photography and Cigar Obsession! I’m bringing together my hobbies and interests to create an interactive learning site for anyone with an interest in photography, from a newbie to a seasoned pro! I will be providing product reviews, shooting tips, equipment techniques, software tips and […]

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    Tokina 11-16 2.8 Canon Overview

    I grew intolerant of the limitations shooting with the Canon 10-22 lens especially as it was useless in anything low-light. While image quality was very good, if you can’t focus or it was simply 2-3 stops too slow you might as well leave it in the bag. So I sold it and bought the Tokina […]

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    Saving Money & Time With a High-Speed Card & Reader

    I get the question a LOT – how fast of a card do I need? Simply put, just about ANY card you buy new these days is faster than you need as far as the CAMERA is concerned. What you are REALLY spending money on is saving yourself TIME when you need to get the […]

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    Canon 7D Missed Focus Hard Reset Fix

    This weekend, out of the blue, I noticed that my Canon 7D was seemingly randomly missing focus. At first I attributed it to user error, but when I got to a string of shots in the church, shooting the back of the bride with my 70-200 2.8 IS where about 50% of the shots were […]

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    DIY L Bracket, Finding The Nodal Or No Parallax Point & Using a Focus Rail

    This video will cover making your own L bracket for use on a tripod. I cover it’s complete construction and alternate setups and uses. I also show you how to find the No Parallax Point, also called Nodal Point, of a lens specifically for shooting multi shot stitched panoramic photographs. I also show you the […]

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    Money Saving Electricity Tips For Home & Office

    I wanted to test the electrical and monetary impact of different devices photographer, videographers, or really any normal office may have in use, to see where some cash can be saved.  I detail some testing procedures using a P3 Kill A Watt and different things to do so your power bill can be cut down, […]

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    Photo Editing Computer Build And Tips

    In this video I give an unboxing and build overview of a customized photo editing PC, with a demo at the end of the enhanced performance. I also talk about the differences and advantages of PC vs Mac, talk about hardware optimization for your particular job needs and more!   This system consists of an […]

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    Business

    Taking Credit Cards

    In this video I talk about the basics of what is needed to take credit cards, as a photographer for …

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    Technique

    What Is White Balance?

    What Is White Balance? In this video I explain what white balance is in relation to photographers, w…

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    Software

    Lightroom Importing

    Coming soon!…

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    Equipment

    Saving Money & Time With a High-Speed Card & Reader

    I get the question a LOT – how fast of a card do I need? Simply put, just about ANY card you b…

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    Reviews

    Tokina 11-16 2.8 Canon Overview

    I grew intolerant of the limitations shooting with the Canon 10-22 lens especially as it was useless…

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