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Category: Gear Ideas and Reviews
Pairing the DJI Phantom 4 with the Osmo
DJI’s gimbals on the Osmo and Phantom 4 work very well together producing seamless footage for incredibly smooth videos at 4K.
LifePixel Infrared Camera
Impressions of the Lifepixel Super Color IR conversion on a Canon 1DIII camera. Example photos show its partial color potential.
Getting used to the Canon 5DsR
Getting used to the Canon 5DsR takes time. In reviewing my first few weeks with it I wasn’t overly pleased. This is a difficult camera to master!
What camera gear worked in the Galapagos?
Looking back at the camera bodies, lenses, bags, filters and general gear I used to shoot wildlife and landscapes on the Galapagos Islands.
The 2016 Camera Bag Plan
Women are unfairly stereotyped as “bagoholics” while photographers are hoarding a closet full of old camera bags. Watch any photographer in a camera store and you’ll see him eventually wonder into the bag section. I guess frequent travelers are constantly on the search for the best way to carry their luggage, but they also pale…
What’s in the bag in 2014?
What’s more expensive: kids or a photography hobby? I have both and I really don’t know. Eating some serious coin isn’t all they have in common. When going somewhere you want the least amount of fuss and aren’t afraid to pack too much to achieve it. And you never know whether the destination is going to…
Camera Gear – what worked, what didn’t?
The hardest part of getting ready for this trip was selecting the camera gear. I could not find enough online about what to bring and what to leave at home, so let me give you a hand. If you click on the Gear-Up page, you can see what I had to choose from. Rikki and…
3 days to go – time to start packing
It is time for my least favorite part of the trip – packing all my junk. I’ve already cut a lot out, and I’m still scratching my head on how I’m going to fit this mess in 2 bags. I think i’ve got everything covered on what I was told to bring, and I added…
Memory and Batteries for Antarctica (South Georgia & the Falkslands)
With over a year and a half to prepare for this voyage, I’ve had a lot of time to think about gear and preparedness. It would be one thing if all I had to worry about was clothing and a set of binoculars, but my main focus is photography. Already having a good deal of…