If you are in to photography and are looking for a fantastic way to quickly process your images, you need to look at Luminar software. I've been using it for the past year alongside Lightroom and Photoshop and let me tell you, I'm so impressed with this software. In fact, throughout the year, I've gradually … Continue reading Luminar Photo Processing – Deals
If you follow any mirrorless camera news, you may have heard that Fujifilm released a new camera last week, called the X-H1. It's a fantastic addition to the X line and brings some long awaited technology as well. The biggest news about the camera is that it is the first of the X cameras to … Continue reading Fujifilm X-H1
With all the chatter about gear on the various forums and websites, there usually isn't too much talk or comparison of tripods, which I think is a bit of a shame because they are, or can be, a very important part in capturing images. Every component in the signal path, from lens, filter, sensor, tripod, … Continue reading What is the Right Tripod for Me?
If you haven't read the adventures of our Alaska trip to photograph the brown bears feeding on salmon as well as amazing landscapes, please read my previous posts. I thought I'd give a few parting thoughts about the gear I took on this adventure and what I used, and didn't use, on the trip. … Continue reading Alaska Photo Workshop – Thoughts on Gear
I'm a total convert to the mirrorless camera movement. I made the final switch to the Fuji Mirrorless system a couple years ago. I completely love this system and it has reinvigorated my photography, my creative juices and my need for discovery. As I've talked about before, the mirrorless cameras do not enjoy the long … Continue reading Not All Battery Chargers are Created Equal
When I made the switch to my Fujifilm mirrorless camera system from Canon, one of the knocks against mirrorless cameras was the battery life and how it was lacking compared to it’s DSLR competitors. After using this system for a couple of years, I will agree that battery life is not as good as what … Continue reading Batteries and Mirrorless Cameras
One of the questions I get asked a lot is if I still use filters when I shoot. My answer is always a very quick "Yes I most certainly do!" "And I'm going to continue using them for the foreseeable future" Many of the younger photographers ask why? In this age of bracketing for exposure, … Continue reading Using Filters in the Field