Talking Pictures

Talking Pictures - A place where you will find informative videos from expertsWelcome to Talking Pictures- a place where you will find informative videos from experts, our team, suppliers and manufacturers on a range of photography tips and techniques as well as industry insights and trends.

We believe that seeing someone with a new camera or listening to someone talk through a process is a great way to learn. It's the next best thing to getting down to one of our stores for a hands-on experience.

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Instagram Hyperlapse Driving Test

We took Instagram's Hyperlapse app for a little test drive.

A Recipe For Good Food Photography

A time-lapse we shot at excellent restaurant, Our Place on Darling in Balmain. We were there shooting a how to guide for food photography which we will be launching soon. Keep an eye out for that.

Olympus OM-D Event & 40-150mm First Look

Thanks to the Olympus team for the invite to their OM-D firmware event. We had the opportunity to listen to all of the great updates from Quett, shoot with a model and even try out the new Olympus 40-150mm lens. A good fun afternoon. Check out the videos for a few snippets and some info from Quett.

BMX Rider Danny Campbell at Castle Cove

We hooked up with Danny Campbell to shoot some BMX at Castle Cove trails in the northern beaches area of Sydney. The trails were suffering a bit of neglect but after a sweep and water down they were ready to go.

DCW Creative Space

Some snippets from our recent Creative Space at The Rocks in Sydney. For information on future workshops please click here!

Nick of NickehFilms Films BMX Rider Brandon Loupos

The DCW Talking Pictures team filmed Nick Hodgskin, on the job, shooting Nitro Circus athlete Brandon Loupos. We interviewed Nick about his filmmaking and plans for the future. Starring Nick Hodgskin and Brandon Loupos.

Brandon Loupos BMX - Peg Mounted GoPro

We attached a GoPro to the front peg on Nitro Circus BMX ride Brandon Loupos on a recent shoot with Nickeh Films.

Tips for Shooting Action (Ice Bucket Challenge)

DCW took the Ice Bucket Challenge… whilst throwing in some tips for shooting action.

Rode iXY Mic

DCW presents a video produced by Rode on the Rode iXY mic.

BMX Spring Into Action

DCW’s Spring Into Action catalogue is out in September. Join the mailing list for more info - click here. Thanks to Brandon Loupos and Nick from Nickeh Films.

Brandon Loupos BMX at Monster Skatepark

Our Spring Into Action Catalogue is coming soon so we out shooting with Nick of Nickeh Films and Nitro Circus athlete, Brandon Loupos at Monster Skatepark.

Crane Action Camera Footage

We attached three action cameras to a crane in Canterbury, NSW down the road from our Sydney store. The result was three very interesting perspectives. We used two GoPro cameras and a Sony action cam. Sony Action Cameras and GoPro Cameras

Sony A5000 for $1 Promotion

On Saturday the 9th of August, in conjunction with Sony, we ran an A5000 promotion. People had the opportunity to pick up a brand new Sony A5000 for just $1. We had 30 camera and lens kits per store to give away and people just had to pay $1 and trade in a DSLR camera to take advantage of the special.

Plastic Vs Glass Screen Protectors

Check out the 3 main advantages of a glass screen protector over plastic film. Plus learn our foolproof method for precise positioning when applying your screen protector. Works on any device! Go to Phone and Tablet Screen Protectors to check out our full range of glass screen protectors for iPads, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy and HTC Smartphones.