Tag: Gear

Alaska Photo Workshop – Thoughts on Gear

Alaska Photo Workshop – Thoughts on Gear

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

Not All Battery Chargers are Created Equal

Not All Battery Chargers are Created Equal

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

Using Filters in the Field

Using Filters in the Field

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

Fuji 100-400mm Lens and 1.4x Teleconverter

Fuji 100-400mm Lens and 1.4x Teleconverter

Having just returned from a photography trip to the Grand Teton National Park, I wanted to share a couple of thoughts about one of the lens systems I used while there.  if you've ever been to the Tetons, you know that there are a lot of grand landscapes and wide open spaces, as well as an abundance … Continue reading Fuji 100-400mm Lens and 1.4x Teleconverter