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The Best Circular Polarizing Filter For The Money Is…

This is the next in my series of filter reviews.  I have spent the past few months REALLY getting to know the ups and downs of the various filters that have been provided by a number of great manufacturers.   If you are considering the purchase of some filters, please consider checking out some of my other reviews: ND Filters …

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21 Travel Photography Accessories for the Serious Photographer

Travel photography is my favorite kind of photography.  Let’s face it, unless you are a portrait photographer, the majority of your shooting probably occurs when you travel and there are so many tools out there that can help you get better shots, make traveling more convenient and encourage you to shoot more when you travel.  I have done photography in …

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BLACKRAPID Double Breathe Camera Holder Review

  Photography doesn’t involve one camera body with one lens.  If it did, traveling through TSA would be a whole lot easier! But isn’t having all the gear part of the fun?   Since most shoots often require a variety of lens types, many of us find ourselves either switching lenses too often or switching back and forth between cameras …

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In-Depth Review: Think Tank Signature Bags

For a couple of years, I have used a Think Tank backpack as my primary “big load” camera bag.  I had one messenger bag style bag which I used for carrying things around at a wedding, a portrait session, etc., but then I used a big Think Tank backpack as my massive storage supply.  A few weeks ago, I received a press …

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6 Pro Tripods for Serious Landscape Photographers

Buying a high-quality tripod and ballhead is an important decision for any landscape photographer.  Everyone has their own personal preferences, so I want to share with you some popular options among serious landscape photographers. Keep in mind that this post is about the high-end professional tripods and ballheads on the market.  If you don’t have a huge budget or don’t …

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7 Drawbacks to Shooting Fuji Cameras

It’s no secret that I love the Fuji Camera system.  They are fun to shoot with fantastic controls, much lighter weight than my old Nikon full frame gear, and offer excellent color reproduction and low light sensitivity. However, if you’re considering a switch to Fuji, I want you to be aware of some of the pitfalls and drawbacks to the …