John-Paul Palescandolo

John-Paul Palescandolo writes for B&H’s computer team but is also a freelance photographer, videographer, and filmmaker. While he has embraced digital technology, he still enjoys shooting with film and developing black-and-white emulsions at home. He maintains a photoblog at willscarlett.aminus3.com and has also fostered some unique animals over the years, including baby raccoons.

Latest Articles

1 week ago
Pro-level performance meets mobility with HP’s ZBook Firefly 14 G9 and ZBook Firefly 16 G9 Mobile Workstations, which let users remain productive so they can manage and collaborate…
1 week ago
If you’re a creative content professional looking for your next mobile powerhouse, take a look at the ASUS 16" ProArt StudioBook Series Laptop. Designed specifically for creative content professionals who need pro-level processing for tasks that…
2 weeks ago
With its INSTAX MINI LINK 2 Smartphone Printer, FUJIFILM lets users have fun and exercise creativity when printing images using the free INSTAX MINI LINK app, which connects to your device via Bluetooth. Prior to printing, you’ll be able to decorate images with frames, filters, sketches, and…
2 weeks ago
Have you recently felt the need for speed? If your workflow has hefty bandwidth requirements that involve recording raw 8K, 6K, and 4K video, Lexar has you covered with its Professional CFexpress Type B Memory Card DIAMOND Series…
3 weeks ago
Built to deliver a signature premium package and features in an ultra-portable format, the Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2 is designed for large-scale enterprise deployments or home businesses. Balancing performance, battery life…
1 month ago
SanDisk Professional’s PRO-BLADE lineup isn’t just a series of products—it’s a complete ecosystem that delivers performance, versatility, and fast workflow scalability. The PRO-BLADE lineup includes the PRO-BLADE SSD MAG, PRO-BLADE TRANSPORT, and the PRO-BLADE STATION (which will be available later this year). Let’s take a deeper dive and see exactly what is offered.…
2 months ago
Power through professional workflows with the HP 15.6" ZBook Power G9 Mobile Workstation, which lets you tackle large projects, blaze through 3D modeling, eliminate slowdowns, and perform serious multitasking with 12th-Gen Intel® processors, fast storage, and large memory configurations.…
2 months ago
Tap into your creativity with recent offerings from BenQ’s DesignVue series, which include the PD3205U 31.5" and…
3 months ago
World Backup Day will soon be upon us and with all the tech that’s available, the topic of storage is bound to come up sooner or later. Whether you’re a casual user, a gamer, or a creative content professional creating backups, archiving data, or designing a surveillance system, storage will be one of the key factors in your overall build. However, not all drives are created equal, so read ahead…
3 months ago
The phrase “SD cards” is a blanket term that covers SD, SDHC, and SDXC media. While SD cards aren’t the fastest cards available, they’re still pretty darn fast and are, by far, the most widely used of all the memory card types. Their versatility is a huge advantage, and they will often be seen in any grade camera, ranging from those used by beginners all the way up to flagship models used by the…
3 months ago
Built to capture 4K video, continuous loops, time lapses, rapid photo bursts, and Protune video in devices such as dash cameras and GoPros, Delkin Devices DASHCARD UHS-I microSD Memory Card features read speeds of up to 95 MB/s and write speeds of up to 85 MB/s, meaning…
4 months ago
Professional photographers and videographers looking to combine strength, reliability, and performance in their high-end, CFexpress Type A cinematic host need not look further than the latest offerings from Delkin Devices, which include its BLACK and POWER CFexpress Type A memory cards, plus a CFexpress Type A & UHS-II SDXC card…
6 months ago
The HP Z lineup has long been a staple for intensive and next-level creative content workflows. Whether you’re a 3D, VFX, or motion-graphics artist, designer, photographer, video editor, or all-around creative, there’s an HP Z display that will refine your work experience and enhance your creativity. Let’s take a look at some popular Z Series displays from HP. For Color Professionals: The HP…
8 months ago
Fall is here, and with the autumn season officially beginning on September 22, all you studious folk have returned to the halls of higher education, whether in-person or remotely. For better or for worse, you’ve also decided to be a photo major, so whether you’re a first-year frosh or a third-year grad student pursuing their MFA, let’s take a look at cameras that can aid you in your journey to be…
9 months ago
Optimized and ready for the upcoming Windows 11 and macOS Monterey 12, as well as current M1-based Macs, Parallels Desktop 17 is available as a Pro or