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08. Screen Protectors for Your Camera

By |2016-10-17T17:31:01-05:00August 22nd, 2013|Basic Equipment, Basic Photography, Product Reviews|

Where do you weigh in on the "to protect your camera screen or not" debate? I personally gave up years ago.  The last screen protector I had on a camera was a soft and cloudy looking plastic sheet.  It made it hard to tell whether my photos had enough contrast, sharpness and saturation.  Plus, they were [...]

06. Product Review: Lowepro Photo Sport Shoulder

By |2016-10-17T17:31:02-05:00June 13th, 2013|Basic Equipment, Basic Photography, Product Reviews|

Lowepro has just added another bag to my collection - the Photo Sport Shoulder 12L. You might remember that I took my Lowepro Flipside 400 backpack with me to the Royal Wedding.  I love that bag, so when Lowepro contacted me about sending the Sport Shoulder to review, I was thrilled. The Sport Shoulder is much [...]

03. Vacationing with a Small Camera – Olympus OMD Review

By |2016-10-17T17:31:04-05:00April 30th, 2013|Basic Equipment, Basic Photography, Product Reviews|

Have you ever thought about taking a smaller camera on your next vacation?  Like a point and shoot or a mirrorless dSLR? I just returned from a trip to England, and I took only my Olympus OM-D E-M5 with me.  It was an experiment - I wasn't sure whether I could live without the big Mark [...]