Apps Photographers Use

January 5th, 2017|

As a photographer, I use my smartphone all the time. It’s not only my go-to point and shoot camera while traveling, but also my mobile office. I use a variety of apps that allow me to plan, capture, and edit images on the fly.

Because of the wide variety of apps photographers use, I thought I’d […]

Gift Ideas for Travel Photographers this Holiday Season

December 17th, 2016|

Canon, Nikon, and Sony are the three major camera manufacturers. In a pinch, we could add Fuji and micro four thirds systems like Olympus and Panasonic to the list, too, if we’re not limiting ourselves to full frame sensors. Naturally, the debate about which system is best has raged on since the first digital cameras […]

Five New Pieces of Gear in my Camera Bag

October 19th, 2015|

I’m always adding and removing items from my camera bag, these five new pieces of camera gear have found a semi-permanent home in my daily camera kit.

What’s In My Camera Bag, Part 2

December 10th, 2014|

Since I last posted What’s in My Camera Bag last March, I’ve watched my camera kit evolve. I’m now carrying more equipment than ever. Here's the full list.

First Impressions: LowePro Pro Trekker 450AW

November 24th, 2014|

I've had the LowePro Pro Trekker 450AW for two weeks, including my trip around Iceland, so I am ready to share my first impressions of my latest camera bag.

First Impressions: Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

November 3rd, 2014|

Samsung Canada was kind enough to send me a recently released Samsung Galaxy S5 Active to test drive and I wanted to share my first impressions.

Review: Peak Design Camera Gear

June 9th, 2014|

I bumped into Peter Heck, from HecKtic Travels, and he raved about his Peak Design Camera Gear enough that I range them up to ask for a demo kit.

What’s in My Photo Kit

March 3rd, 2014|

A look inside the Adventure Photography Kit I use on commissioned projects and day-long objectives. The kit shrinks as a project gets further from the road.

Replacing Good Head

February 8th, 2014|

I've had the same adventure photography tripod head throughout my career and it was just described as the most abused tripod head Manfrotto had ever seen.