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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.

Understanding Neutral Density Filter Names and Numbers

Understanding Neutral Density Filter Names and Numbers

Sometimes the names and labels given to neutral density filters can be misleading and downright confusing. Why is a 4-stop filter called an ND16 and also an ND1.4? I’ll explain it all, and provide a handy reference table.

19 Perfect Christmas Gifts for Photographers

19 Perfect Christmas Gifts for Photographers

Photographers can be a tricky bunch to buy for, and this always ends up being a popular annual post. Check out my recommended gift guide for this holiday season, but hurry, there’s only a few more days of shopping left!

Lunar eclipse tutorial updated

Lunar eclipse tutorial updated

I’ve updated my tutorial on how to shoot a lunar eclipse, to include my viral image of the Blood Moon from last week’s rare lunar event.

My Backup Routine – Early 2015

My Backup Routine – Early 2015

I’ve decided to document my ever changing backup routine on a regular basis so that it builds a useful resource for people to find a solution that fits their needs, and learn from the mistakes I’ve made and technical challenges I’ve overcome.

Travel essentials list updated

The popular travel essentials list has been updated in a few areas, and I’ve actually added an extra item to the list in the form of the Fillo by Nemo Design. Curious name, right?  Head on over to the updated list to find out what it is… I even included a video of it!

Krystle Wright – What’s in your bag?

Krystle Wright – What’s in your bag?

Australian photographer and filmmaker, Krystle Wright, has what many people would consider the “dream job”. As one of the world’s leading adventure photographers, she’s perpetually on the move and seemingly always carrying an interesting array of camera gear to help with her work for clients such as Red Bull, Outside Magazine and National Geographic.

Naneu K5 V2 80L adventure photography pack review

Naneu K5 V2 80L adventure photography pack review

Looking for a large camera bag for round the world travel or overnight backpacking missions in the backcountry? The Naneu k5 V2 is the only 80L camera pack on the market and I’ve been testing it out.

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