Photography’s an expensive game, no news headlines there! But buying used camera gear can enable you to have high-quality equipment for way cheaper. This means that you may not have the “latest” craze of gear, but you will have some excellent-quality professional stuff in your bag which you can use for years to come.
This week we’ve got a fantastic review of the ThinkTank Video Workhorse 19. It’s a great travel bag for your video and stills equipment, let’s check it out.
New gear for photographers is an exciting and anxious time. We look into how you can make wise choices for purchasing the right gear, first time round. Like the old saying goes “Buy cheap buy twice” – this somewhat applies here too.
This week we have another review. It’s comes in the form of a complete portable carry system for all types of photographers – whether you’re out for a hike all day in the mountains or strolling the streets of Rome.
Hasselblad is about to release their new X1D camera, which they describe as “less than half the weight of a conventional digital medium format camera,” and as a “game changer in the world of photography.” Anytime Hasselblad releases anything, the photography community gets very excited so we thought we would take a look at this. […]
Understand the importance of what investing your money more into lenses than camera bodies, to help you develop better photography skills and images.
Anyone who knows me or follows me on social media will know of my obsession with water drop images. An obsession that has lasted over 30 years, ever since I first saw a copy “A Study of Splashes” by A.M.Worthington. In 1981 I built a home made trigger and tower that allowed me to take […]
Using a fast lens like a “Prime” 50mm or 85mm enables you to open up a world of new opportunities and styles for your photography. It’s exciting to discover new angles, new light scenarios you can shoot at and new ways to plan your compositions.
Understanding your DSLR’s various buttons can be an overwhelming task to learn but we have it broken down with this fantastic guide – simplified! You won’t be left wondering what all those buttons do and will have more time to experiment with them.
When looking to source extra or first-time gear, going the secondhand route is often most sensible. Get some great gear and know what you’re looking for!