View Post

UltraProX Adventure Cam 10 Review

If you are looking at buying a small, adventure type camera that can shoot high quality video and perhaps time lapse, I might have the solution for you, the Adventure Cam 10 by UltraProX. UltraProX’s line of three cameras sport either a 5 megapixel or a 12 megapixel sensor and are able to capture video anywhere from 4k down to 640 …

View Post

Vanguard Alta Pro 263AT Tripod Review

In the world of tripods, there are many choices available to the photographer. The range of price is almost as wide as the number of tripods on the market. In this article, I am going to review one of the many tripods available, the Vanguard Alta Pro 263AT tripod.  I purchased this tripod with the GH-100 pistol grip head.  I …

View Post

Hands On With The Lensbaby Twist 60 – See In a New, Twisted Way

I love blur, always have. I resist hard lines and certainties both in life and in art, preferring softer, more malleable edges. You can keep your formulas and rules, I’ll stick with things that I can bend and twist to suit my need (or my whim). It’s probably the reason that I prefer viewing the world through a glass of …

View Post

Mindshift’s new Multi-Mount Holster is My Favorite Holster Bag

I love holster bags.  I think they are perfect for every situation where you don’t need a tripod.  I usually do not like to carry a lot of gear so I want a bag that will just fit my camera, a spare battery and a spare memory card.  Unless I am shooting landscapes or using a flash that is all …

View Post

20 FANTASTIC Photography Accessories Under $100

A few years ago, we released a “best photography accessories” post, and it was really popular.  It’s time for a 2016 update. Some of the items from 5 years ago are still on the list and remain in my photo bag.  Others are new items that I’ve tested more recently. #1 Pec Pads I can’t believe that more photographers haven’t …

View Post

Must-Have Wedding Day Photography Gear

Those who follow Portrait Session know that I consider myself to be an idiot when it comes to photography gear.  I’m unlike my fellow Improve Photography guys in that I don’t lust over the newest lenses, I don’t nerd out about the latest camera models, and I certainly have no idea what great new treats are soon to be released. …