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My Backup Routine – Early 2016

My Backup Routine – Early 2016

When I wrote this popular post last year, I promised I’d keep it running as a series to document any changes I make. I’ve made some sizeable updates to my computer system since the last one. Always learning, always improving…

How To Calculate Field of View In Photography

How To Calculate Field of View In Photography

Field of view is a lens characteristic that is directly related to the focal length of your lens and determines how much you can see with a lens. Here’s how to calculate it, and some common values for a variety of lenses.

7 Tips for Photographing Wildlife from Your Car

7 Tips for Photographing Wildlife from Your Car

Sometimes it’s not necessary to get too far off the beaten track to see wildlife up close, but there’s a few things worth remembering if you’re going to maximise these often fleeting opportunities.

First Look: Lowepro HighLine RL x400 AW

First Look: Lowepro HighLine RL x400 AW

Lowepro recently released a line of travel bags that are aimed at adventure travellers, and one of them, the HighLine RL x400 roller, has a unique feature for photographers when used in combination with the Whistler backpack series.

F-Stop Chart

F-Stop Chart If you're looking to learn more about F-Stops and how it effects your exposure and...

Photography ISO Chart

ISO Chart If you're looking to learn more about ISO and how it effects your exposure, or the look...

Photography Aperture Chart

This handy photography aperture chart will help you understand and improve your photography. Provided in 1-stop, half-stop and third-stop increments.

Peak Design Field Pouch Review

Peak Design Field Pouch Review

The Field Pouch was launched as part of Peak Design’s incredible $5million Kickstarter campaign. It’s designed to be a multipurpose accessory bag that can be used or worn in many different ways.

What’s the Best Camera Bag for Mountain Biking?

What’s the Best Camera Bag for Mountain Biking?

I’ve answered this question for several readers via email, so I thought it was time for a post about it. What’s the perfect camera bag when you want to go mountain biking? The R180 Trail for MindShift Gear is my answer, and here’s why…

Lowepro Whistler Backpack Review

Lowepro Whistler Backpack Review

Lowepro’s Whistler line of outdoor and adventure photo packs are designed to be rugged and weather resistant for adventurous pursuits. How does it stack up to the competition? Given that I have lived in the town that the bag is named after, for over a decade, it seemed like something I should take a good long look at.

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