Okay – I’ve sort of had it. For decades, the Nikon v. Canon debate has raged. At times, other contenders’ owners have also weighed in on brand wars. Questions like, “Why don’t you guys cover my brand of camera?” occasionally extend the brand wars to include Pentax, Panasonic, Sony and others. Why Aperture over Lightroom? Etc., etc., etc.

But why? I’ve spent all these years cataloging what I think are the reasons for the brand wars, and I’ll share those below. But man this is weird to me. Photographers get very passionate about their camera brand! When you think about it, it’s downright silly. It’s a CAMERA people. It’s not a family crest. Continue reading