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Offering the speed and versatility required by multimedia photographers, Sony’s Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Digital Camera combines a high-resolution sensor, hybrid AF system, and apt video recording capabilities, all within a compact and convenient form factor. 226 more words

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Photog On the Go On the Cheap

Just a few useful tips and ideas for any photog on the cheap (like me), gleaned from books and  experience:

  • Large garbage bags: keep your gear and yourself dry (especially useful most of the year here in the Pacific Northwest)
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Where to Search for and/or Buy Film Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories?

I have been looking for film cameras, lenses, and other accessories. Where do you purchase your gear? I have been searching the web for recommendations and compiling a list of sites. 133 more words

Backup Solutions

Backup Solutions

Backing up a computer for the family or small business can be a pain. I think I have the easiest solution to the biggest problem in the computer world and it really doesn’t take much work. 554 more words

Photography & Gear

Anxiously awaiting the courier this week

A couple of weeks ago I FINALLY got my act together and ordered my new tripod head and brackets!!!

I got one of these – the Acratech GP Ballhead with Lever clamp.  167 more words

Useful Tips For Beginners

Acquisition of a Ballhead for a New Tripod

After a long and tedious research on the Internet, I finally decided to acquire a tripod and its corresponding ballhead.  It was not an easy task, considering I’m not a professional photographer and the zillion of options out there.  352 more words


Cuddling Up the Tripod

Several months ago (April 2014), I make the decision to buy a tripod to take pictures at night or at very low levels of light.  That has been one my graphic projects for a long time.  488 more words