B&H Now Offer Free Shipping To Canada

I know from our web statistics that there is a large readership from Canada here on Shutter Muse. My friends at B&H Photo contacted me last week to tell me that they are now offering free shipping to Canada on orders over $99. The shipping is with Purolator, FedEx or UPS, depending on your location and the size of the package. It also includes their service to pre-pay all duties and relevant taxes. No nasty surprises when the mailman brings the box to your door!  Being a Canadian resident myself, I was pretty pleased to find out about this and …

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Canon 24-105 f/4 L IS Review – Bangkok Weekend

Canon 24-105 f/4 L IS review

Having finished up in Hong Kong with the Red Bull Illume event last year, I set off for a couple of weeks in Cambodia.  It turns out that the easiest way to get into Cambodia from Hong Kong is to fly to Bangkok first and then take a train to the Cambodian border from there.  On that trip I had the opportunity to take a few pieces of equipment with me for testing and review purposes, one of which was the Canon 24-105 f/4 L IS USM. This lens’ do-it-all focal range makes it a popular choice for travel photography where you want a simple one lens, one body kit.  I’ve actually owned the lens myself in the past, but I didn’t use it specifically for travel photography so I though on this trip I’d spend a couple of days in Bangkok and see how it worked in that scenario.

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LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt Drive Review

LaCie’s Rugged drives have been around for many years and this year they introduced a new variation that has a built-in Thunderbolt cable.  I’ve used Rugged drives my whole career and I needed a new drive so I picked one of these up before a recent kayaking/wildlife photography expedition.  The drive is available as both an SSD or a 5400rpm hard drive.  The SSD comes either as a 250GB or 500GB drive whilst the hard drive version ups that capacity to either 1TB or 2TB.  I often need a lot of disk space when I’m on the road so I …

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