Tag: tripod

Photography Essentials

Photography Essentials

What is essential to you in your photo bag?  That one thing you won't leave home without when you go on a shoot.  Is it dependent on what you're going to be shooting or is it just an essential all of the time?   Have those "essentials" changed over time for you? As I'm sure … Continue reading Photography Essentials

Do you Tripod?

Do you Tripod?

Do you still use a tripod?  That seems to be a more common question these days and it got me thinking about the "lowly" tripod and it's history and how I feel it is still an important aspect of photography. Tripods have been around since the beginning of photography.  Back in the day, the cameras … Continue reading Do you Tripod?

What is the Right Tripod for Me?

What is the Right Tripod for Me?

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?

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