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5 Great Photography Finds at Summer Garage Sales

In Gear by Andy Perkins6 Comments

  Summer is a time to get outdoors. A time for camping, baseball, picnics, boating and beaches. School is out and family vacations are just around the corner.  It’s also a time to clean out your garage! That means garage sales (or yard sales, tag sales, rummage sales–depending on your locality) where your trash becomes …

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Review of the Lekufee Bracket Mount for DJI Drones

In Gear by Andy Perkins2 Comments

Weary of the small, crowded visual space on your smart phone when controlling your DJI drone? If you’re looking to take your drone photographs to the next level, consider the Lekufee Bracket Mount for DJI drones coupled with a larger tablet display screen. The reality of done photography is that you aren’t behind the camera–not …

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DIY: A TrekPak Padded Divider System for $40

In Gear by Kirk Bergman6 Comments

If you’ve ever wanted to upgrade to the expensive TrekPak system for your Pelican case but can’t justify the expensive cost, I’ll show you how I built a pretty good replica for about $40 with stuff you can buy from Amazon and Lowes. Ever since I picked up my Pelican cases to replace my camera …

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BlackRapid Classic Retro RS-4: My Favorite Sling Strap

In Gear by Brent Huntley1 Comment

A while back, I reviewed 17 camera straps to try and find the best camera strap out there.  Now, there are hundreds of camera straps so my review was definitely incomplete, and the readers were sure to let me know of all the straps I failed to review.  The one missing strap that got the …

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5 Questions to Ask Before Switching Camera Brands

In Gear by Bryan Striegler3 Comments

I like buying new things, and I think most people would agree with me that there’s just something fun about getting the newest thing out there. Apple has been using this strategy for years, and that’s why people will line up to wait for every new phone. There have been some big changes in the …

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Should I Buy Grey Market Items?

In Gear by Nathan12 Comments

I am going to start this off with a “I just got screwed” story. This is a story of how I got screwed not once, but twice, and possibly a third on grey market items. This is also a warning to you out there looking for new gear. This is also some advice on how …

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Review of the DJI Mavic Air

In Gear by Rusty Parkhurst9 Comments

Since being announced on January 23, 2018, the DJI Mavic Air has been all the rage in the drone community. The “Adventure Unfolds” launch event unveiled this new drone to the world and it has been flying off the shelves since. I ordered the Mavic Air shortly after the release date and have now been …