Category Archives: Gear

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4 Persistant Myths About Drone Photography

Drones have rapidly become powerful tools for photographers and filmmakers alike. Their ability to soar above a scene and give an entirely new perspective to our images makes them increasingly popular. With that popularity, however comes some negativity, some induced by some drone fliers themselves, others simply myths propagated by people that vehemently dislike the […]

Should You Use a Protective Filter?

One of the first things you are told when getting into photography is to buy protective filters for your lenses. These would normally be an ultra violet filter but you may also have been suggested a skylight filter. The latter are no longer recommended for digital photographers as they can introduce a slight colour cast […]

The 4 Worst Photographic Inventions of All Time

We live in an era of unparalleled technology, especially when it comes to photography. Incredible sensors, amazing lenses and fantastic software all allow us to stretch our creativity further than we ever have. It’s taken a long time to get where we are today and along the way there have been some products that, to […]

10 Important Tips for Purchasing a Used Camera

I’m a strong believer of resistance to the seductive tentacles of gear. I’m not against gear, which would be very duh from my part  since cameras are our main tool of work, but we must remember that the tool itself won’t produce meaningful photographs without our guidance and decision-making role. Before discussing the vital steps […]