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*Sony a7II vs a7RII - A user comparison

Camera tech is a fascinating thing.  What will companies provide us as customers, in hopes of luring us into their systems?  I mentioned in my previous article… 2,920 more words

General Ramblings

18 Essential Pieces of Gear for Traveling Photographers

NOTE:  We are not being compensated in any way for any of the items or brands that we recommend.  Any products or brands that we recommend, we do so because we have used and enjoyed or heard good things about them.   4,206 more words


*Lumix GX9, death of the GX line?

Hey everyone!  Look, the opinions are pretty polarized in regard to Panasonic’s newest m4/3 camera, and I feel that both sides are right.  On one side, we have those of us that are excited to see the form factor shrink a little bit with the cost coming down to a remarkably reasonable level.  1,084 more words

Photography Gear

Don't Spend Thousands of Dollars on Gear

Let’s face it, living in this century is ridiculously expensive. Needlessly expensive. Why should we pay $1,000 on a new phone? That’s right, you don’t have to. 580 more words


Gearing Up

One of the most challenging aspects of Photography is the budget.

“It’s is not about expensive gear, it is the quality and the eye of the Photographer”. 270 more words

Bokeh test

One of the downsides to shooting with smaller sensors shows up in Bokeh, or the quality and ability to render out of focus areas pleasingly. My favorite wide aperture lens of all time is the Canon 85mm f1.2 Version II for full format and the Panasonic/Leica Nocticron 42.5mm f1.2 for m43. 253 more words

Photography Gear

Nesting on our Backyard's Tree

Photo of my mirrorless Fuji X-30 camera carefully placed on a wooden fork of a tree on our backyard.  The red shutter button stands out of a dark environment.  93 more words