There are lenses for pretty much every requirement these days. Uber wide angles, super telephotos, zooms to cover virtual every millimetre of focal length. They are however expensive. A good, fast lens for any system is probably going to cost upwards of $1000, a fair chunk of change if you are on a budget. Fortunately […]
If you haven’t heard already, the folks at Canon Rumors have confirmed that Canon’s next release of the 6D Mark II will have an articulating screen, specifically a Vari-Angle LCD. This means you’ll be able to flip it out and change the angle up to 180 degrees (as opposed to just a simple flip out). […]
Sony, we have a problem! This video from Youtuber, that1cameraguy is getting a lot of attention today with the revelation that he managed to get the vaunted Sony A9 to overheat in outdoor sports conditions in a mere 20 minutes. Considering this camera was marketed as a sports camera, this could pose quite a problem. […]
With apologies to some of our more advanced Light Stalkers, today we are going to give some practical advice to those just starting out in this wonderful hobby of ours. These days, most people getting into photography will probably come from a smartphone. Smartphones are one of the biggest drivers of the expansion of photography. […]
Gone are those days when photography was not only a rare profession, but also a dangerous one. By dangerous, I mean, photographers have taken risks enough to lose their lives or survived with very bad injuries and disfigurement! So what was the reason? It was the use of artificial light for photography and photographers had to […]
Just under a year ago, before I got the Phantom 4 Pro, I invested in my first drone, the DJI Phantom 3 4K. I spent plenty of time learning not only how to fly it but also how to get good imagery from it. However, like many of you, I strive to get the best […]
Love them or hate them mirrorless cameras are here to stay. It’s a pretty safe bet that in the next few years, more than one of you will be moving to a mirrorless system. Of course there are pros and cons to any camera system and both are well documented. However like going from Windows […]
Probably the most common question of all for photographers is which lenses should I buy? Granted, it’s an important one so let’s look at some options…
Using old film lenses on modern cameras is something to be encouraged, especially for the budget conscious, mirrorless shooters & video production.
We’ve covered some of the annoying things about camera bags in this article. It’s no secret that there is no “perfect” camera bag. Sorry guys.