Tether Talk Tuesday: TetherBoost Pro Solves USB 3.0 Connection Issues

Oct 16, 2018

For a photographer, technical issues including a dropped tethered connection are incredibly frustrating, especially with clients on set. Not having the ability to shoot with a wired tethered connection past 15 feet was also exasperating for photographers. These challenges are affecting some of the most popular cameras on the market, including USB 3.0 cameras from Nikon,…

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Tether Talk Tuesday: Pet Photography Tips

Oct 9, 2018

There’s a new TV show on Nat Geo Wild that you’ll want to watch if you like photography related content like us. It’s called Pupparazzi (get caught up online here), and it features Kaylee Greer of Dog Breath Photography of Boston. In this episode of Tether Talk Tuesday we share a few tips on pet photography…

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Tether Tools Pro Clay Cook Photographing Baddie Winkle for Stash App

Sep 18, 2018

The below article is from Tether Tools Pro Clay Cook, a Louisville-based photographer specializing in advertising and editorial photography. Follow Clay on Instagram at @claycookphoto and online at claycookphoto.com. We thank Clay for pulling back the curtain on his latest shoot! Learn more about Clay and his work by reading his Photographer Spotlight interview and check…

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Why Are New Cameras Featuring a USB-C Data Port?

Sep 7, 2018

This last week details surrounding the new Nikon Z7, Canon EOS R, Phase One XF IQ4 and Fujifilm XT-3 were released, and they all had one thing in common — a USB-C data port. Add these cameras to the recent releases from Sony, Hasselblad, Panasonic, and Olympus and we have a surefire shift in the…

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Photographer Spotlight: Justin Van Leeuwen

Sep 7, 2018

Bio: Justin Van Leeuwen is an Ottawa based commercial photographer, specializing in Portraits, Editorial, Event and Interior photography. Instagram: @jvlphoto Twitter: @justinvl Facebook: @jvlphoto  Website: www.jvlphoto.com I would describe my style of photography as…  I’m a corporate commercial photographer, so a lot of my work is fairly technical or shooting to the specifications of the client. While I…

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Here’s What You Can Expect from Photokina 2018

Sep 5, 2018

Photokina is quite possibly the largest trade show for the photography and imaging industry in the world and brings together over 175,000 visitors from 130+ countries to feature some of the most innovative technology and gear that pros and consumers have ever seen. With Photokina rapidly approaching on September 26th, here are three things to…

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It Starts with a Cable

Sep 3, 2018

Bio: In addition to being Tether Tools Director of Business Development, Wes Maggio is a long-time photographer and educator. When I first heard of tethered photography, I sort of wrote it off as being difficult, or a workflow limited to “the pros”. Turns out, I wasn’t alone. A lot of photographers thought that way. (Still…

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Shooting Tethered with the Phase One XF IQ4

Aug 29, 2018

Tethering a Phase One XF IQ4 to your computer is quick, simple, and easy with Tether Tools gear! The XF IQ4 has a USB-C data port so you’ll need either a TetherPro USB-C to USB-C cable if you’re connecting your camera to a computer with a USB-C port (such as a new MacBook Pro) or…

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Tech Tip: Connecting the USB 2.0 Mini-B 8-Pin

Aug 27, 2018

Bio: Catherine Slye is a fine art photographer and manages all technical support for Tether Tools. Follow her on Instagram at @catslye and online at www.catslye.com.   I talk with all types of photographers from all over. Every photographer wants the same thing — to be able to keep working efficiently, effectively and as creatively as possible. For those of…

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Shooting Tethered with the Nikon Z7

Aug 24, 2018 | 2 Comments

Tethering a Nikon Z7 to your computer is quick, simple, and easy with Tether Tools gear! The Z7 has a USB-C data port so you’ll need either a TetherPro USB-C to USB-C cable if you’re connecting your Z7 to a computer with a USB-C port (such as a new MacBook Pro) or the TetherPro USB…

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Shooting Tethered with the Nikon Z6

Aug 24, 2018 | One Comment

Tethering a Nikon Z6 to your computer is quick, simple, and easy with Tether Tools gear! The Z6 has a USB-C data port so you’ll need either a TetherPro USB-C to USB-C cable if you’re connecting your Z6 to a computer with a USB-C port (such as a new MacBook Pro) or the TetherPro USB…

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