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Four reasons why I’m ordering a Nikon Z 6II
Did you hear the news about the new Z 6II camera? Nikon’s announcement was met with a collective yawn, but in...
Going the extra mile on location: Give your client a print
Ansel Adams compared photography to a musical performance. "The negative," he said, "is the score. The print is the performance."...
Get ready for shipments with free UPS and FedEx accounts
We've all had times when we miss that shipment that we had to sign for, or thought it was coming...
Combining the Olympus 8mm fisheye with PhotoPills for a unique night view
The 8mm f/1.8 fisheye lens is on loan to me from Olympus, and after using it just a bit, I’m...
Platypod Twin Pack: A fresh opportunity
For the last several years, there's always been at least one Platypod in my pack. I rarely carry a tripod...
Don’t be like me: How not to smash your lens and knees
Think of this as a public service announcement. Today, I'm going to discuss how to avoid smashing your equipment, day...
Updating your monitor calibration after changing your room color
We just painted our home office. It was a sunny bright yellow — all the rage twenty years ago —...
Long lens love? Testing out the Olympus 100-400mm
I just got my hands on an M. Zukio 100-400mm f/5.0-6.3 lens with a loan from Olympus, and I've gotta...
Comparing variable ND filters
Variable ND filters are a great choice for photographers looking to block some of the light coming into their cameras....
Having trouble updating your Wacom tablet’s firmware on your Mac?
Over the weekend, I was presented with a firmware update message for my Wacom Intuos Pro Medium tablet (B&H |...
My first experience with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III
I was recently given the opportunity to try out the OM-D E-M1 Mark III along with the M. Zuiko 7-14mm...
Tips to avoid G.A.S. (Gear Acquisition Syndrome)
I've been that guy. You know the guy who's convinced the latest and greatest camera, lens, flash, flash modifier, strobe...

Four reasons why I’m ordering a Nikon Z 6II

Did you hear the news about the new Z 6II camera? Nikon’s announcement was met with a collective yawn, but in spite of that, I’ll likely order the newest camera from Nikon. Here are four reasons why. 1. Adaptable lenses I

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Platypod Twin Pack: A fresh opportunity

For the last several years, there’s always been at least one Platypod in my pack. I rarely carry a tripod for landscape and photowalks anymore, and I use a second Platypod to support my small lights for close-up work on

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Comparing variable ND filters

Variable ND filters are a great choice for photographers looking to block some of the light coming into their cameras. They let you easily increase your exposure time, making it key for things like long exposures and video capture. Variable

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Tips to avoid G.A.S. (Gear Acquisition Syndrome)

I’ve been that guy. You know the guy who’s convinced the latest and greatest camera, lens, flash, flash modifier, strobe light, gel, grid and magnetic softbox will help them achieve the desired result in his (or her) images? Yeah, that

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Platypod Twin Pack: A fresh opportunity

For the last several years, there’s always been at least one Platypod in my pack. I rarely carry a tripod for landscape and photowalks anymore, and I use a second Platypod to support my small lights for close-up work on

Read More

Comparing variable ND filters

Variable ND filters are a great choice for photographers looking to block some of the light coming into their cameras. They let you easily increase your exposure time, making it key for things like long exposures and video capture. Variable

Read More

Tips to avoid G.A.S. (Gear Acquisition Syndrome)

I’ve been that guy. You know the guy who’s convinced the latest and greatest camera, lens, flash, flash modifier, strobe light, gel, grid and magnetic softbox will help them achieve the desired result in his (or her) images? Yeah, that

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Does pixel shift match medium-format images?

Over the past couple years, some mirrorless cameras have dded pixel shifting to their cameras, to help create “super” high-resolution images. While this can increase resolution quite large (240 megapixels on the Sony a7R IV), how does it stand up

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Lens choices for night photography

What lens is good for night photography? It turns out there’s quite a few. And not all of them are crazy expensive. Please note that I am not discussing astrophotography, deep space photography of celestial objects or photos involving an

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