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Did the Sony A9 just make mirrors in cameras as useful as your appendix?

The high end digital camera market has slowly been moving toward mirrorless options and away from traditional mirrored DSLR's.  In recent years this movement has picked up speed in leaps and bounds.  With the release of Sony's A9 the mirrored... Continue Reading →

Camping with Zeiss

I recently was able to get away to the coast for the weekend. We camped near Jenner, CA on the Russian River close to where it meets the Pacific Ocean. Being an environmental campground, Willow Creek is a walk in.... Continue Reading →

Creative Lens Kit for Mobile Phone Photography

Cell phones are everywhere! Almost every person has a phone and is constantly using it to flood social media with countless amounts of images. And why not? It's the one camera that is guaranteed to be on a person at... Continue Reading →

My New Favorite Backpack

In my many years of Photography carrying around my camera almost everywhere I went, I've tried on a lot of camera bags and backpacks.  The Mindshift Ultralight Dual 36L is definitely my new favorite.  It is an extremely comfortable backpack... Continue Reading →

Testing the GFX 50S in Studio

Fuji recently released a medium format mirror-less camera, the GFX 50S, into the market and everyone was in awe! This 51.4 megapixel camera is great for product photographers, wedding photographers, fashion photographers, landscape photographers and pretty much any shooter who wants... Continue Reading →

Canon’s New 35mm Macro With LED Built-in

Canon recently introduced a new EF-S 35mm f/2.8 IS STM Macro lens with a built-in LED ring light. The lens is built for the crop sensor body styles in the Canon DSLR line up, and it is an equivalent 56mm... Continue Reading →

Getting great portraits with a single inexpensive 19″ ring light

Lights, lights and more lights.  As a full time wedding and portrait photographer I have a vast array of lights; 8 or 10 speed lights, 5 or 6 high powered strobes, half a dozen LED panels, 3 or 4 florescent... Continue Reading →

A Day Out With The FujiFilm XF35mmF2

The first of FujiFilm's new f/2.0 weather resistant prime lenses, the XF 35mm f/2.0 offers an equivalent focal length of 53mm in a compact, well built package including a fully marked aperture ring and stepping motor for fast autofocus. Being the... Continue Reading →

Fuji X-T2 First Impressions

On a recent day trip to the Yosemite Valley, I had the opportunity to shoot my new Fuji X-T2. There was a wide variety of lighting conditions that day and with the heavy snow fall, just getting there was an... Continue Reading →

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