Month: September 2014

MindShift Rotation 180 Trail – First Look

MindShift Gear have just launched a new pack in their Rotation 180 lineup, the Trail.  I’ve had one of these packs for a few days now so I’ve put together an exclusive first look video which you can watch below.  The Trail is a lightweight 16L pack designed for outdoor adventures with a minimalist camera setup.  Many readers will be familiar with the Rotation 180 series, but if not, you might also want to check out the review of the R180 Pro and the R180 Panorama. Exclusive First Look Video I’m a huge fan of the rotation system so...

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The Dark Art Of Film Photography

In an earlier post here on Shutter Muse, I revealed how seductive the call of film photography can be, and that even the oldest, most basic cameras can present a rewarding learning curve. I’m writing this little update several months later to say that first spark of curiosity has led to an ongoing shift in my photographic processes and priorities.

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Upcoming Adventure With A Ton Of Gear To Test

Most of you will probably have figured out by now that I enjoy testing out new photography gear and sharing my experiences.  One thing that I really wanted to do when I started Shutter Muse was to approach gear reviews in a different way to a lot of other people.  I want to make sure that when I’m testing things, I’m out shooting photos in real world situations, not just in or around a studio.  Reviews like the Canon 200-400 one have proven to me that this is something people want to see since this is the #1 search...

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