Carbon Fiber Vs. Aluminum, Tripods for outdoor Photography

February 26, 2014
If you’re reading this you might have come here because you want a new tripod and trying to decide between Carbon or Aluminum. Well maybe this will help you decide, the big factor, which best fits your need as your photography style dictates. Carbon Fiber: Pros: Light weight (duh), Small collapsed size. Cons: Cost compared to Aluminum My take:...
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10 Tips for Waterfall Photography

February 06, 2014
As you can tell from my web page, I do like to take a waterfall photo or two, so I created a list of a few tips that I use why taking waterfall photos that help me and hopefully can help you. 1) Essential Gear a. Most waterfall photos are taking with a long exposure so a tripod is a must (a light carbon fiber vs. a heavier aluminum, I will le...
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Low Cost Alternative Camera Bags

November 05, 2013
Specialty Camera bags are expensive, trust me I have two (Backpack and Should Bag) both over $150. The worst part, they don’t meet my needs. I found alternatives. Shoulder Bag: I use a LA Police Gear Bail Out Bag, around $30 when on sale and they are on sale a lot. They have multiple pockets, interior and exterior are very roomy. I can carry a...
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Reversing Ring

September 18, 2012
Some years back I wanted to get into 120 film photography. I purchased a Holga but I wanted to go to a more sophisticated systems. A Hasselblad was way out of my price range. So I looked at the option of Kiev 88, the Russian knock-off. I purchased one through Ebay. It eventually had issues and if I remember right it was due to the shutter so that l...
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