Olympus OMD EM1 ii Tutorial Video Available Now!

UPDATE: The OMD EM1ii Crash Course is available for immediate download.

DOWNLOAD NOW > Olympus EM1 v2 Training Video

MMThe Michael The Maven team has been busy and we have all kinds of exciting projects coming up in 2017. One of those is our Olympus OMD EM1 II crash course training video. It is available now! CLICK HERE to download

Here are some specs:

– 20 Megapixel Live MOS Sensor
– 4K Video
– Internal Image Stabilization
– 1/8000 max shutter speed
– Focus Stacking
– TruePic VII Image Processor
– Tilting 3″ Touch Screen
– ISO 100-25600
– 10 fps burst

If you are interested in hearing from us when it is ready please leave your name and email address in the comments below and we will contact you directly. Thank you!

Picking A Frame for Your Interview by WP Media Concepts

Whether you’re a professional, vlogging, or working on any variety of projects, setting the stage for your interviews makes a huge impact. It all comes down to what you’re trying to portray in your video. Do you want the background it add context, bring focus to your subject, or add visual interest? These are all creative choice and they can be overwhelming. This video might help you along in make such decisions.

Check it out above and be sure to check out the article on Fstoppers that goes over all of these concepts in detail HERE.

Seasons of Norway – A Stunning 8K Timelapse by Morten Rustad

Morten Rustad is a professional timelapse photographer based in Oslo Norway. In the description he says; “20,000 kilometers have been travelled, 200,000 photos taken and 20 terabytes worth of hard drives filled. Months have been spent hiking through the mountains, sleeping in tents and travelling through the entire country hunting for the best locations.”

The video is a beautiful glimpse of one of the most beautiful countries in the entire world. The natural wonders are unparalleled. Morten Rustad captured his the season of his home country in stunning 8K. Please be sure to click the YouTube link to for information about his gear, the music, locations and more.

You can follow Morten on his adventure on his Facebook, Instagram, or website.

Beautiful Winter Scene Captured Outside Police Center in Portland

Photo © Walker Berg courtesy Portland Police
via ColossalOfficer Walker Berg of Portland Oregon’s Forensic Evidence Division noticed an interesting scene outside of his 12th floor office window. He decided to grab some snaps of it and share it on the forces Facebook Page. The interesting image has since gone viral.

It shows a Portland city street blanketed in snow with crows perched atop the snowy trees. It’s a great contrast and interesting visual. They’re calling it “Crow on Snow” and it was taken with a Nikon D700, ambient light, aperture mode, F16. Thank for sharing officers!