Category: Photography Gear Reviews

Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II for Day 34 Gear Friday

A review of this lens is coming… Gear: Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Olympus 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II Lens for Micro Four Thirds Cameras (Black)

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Photography Gear Reviews

Fujifilm Gear: Fujinon XF 18-55mm f:2.8-4.0 R LM OIS Zoom Lens – Review coming soon Fujinon XF 55-200mm f:3.5-4.8 R LM OIS Zoom Lens – Review coming soon Rokinon 12mm F2.0 Ultra Wide Angle Lens for Fuji X – Review coming soon Fujinon XF14mm F2.8 R – Review coming soon Fujinon XF18mm F2 R  – Review coming soon Fujinon […]

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M.Zuiko 45mm F/1.8 Lens for Day 27 – Gear Friday

This weeks feature gear is my incredible M.Zuiko 45mm F/1.8. ManufacturerOLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.Model NameE-PL7Exposure ProgramNormal ProgramExposure Time1/30F Number5.5ISO1600Focal Length67mmMetering ModePattern

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Panasonic Lumix 14mm F/2.5 Ver 1 for Day 20 Gear Friday

Last week I used my Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 macro, this week I used the the Panasonic Lumix 14mm F/2.5 Ver 1 This lens the oldest lens in my micro four thirds system. Before getting this,  I was uing FD lenses, which was ok and fun to shoot, but after seeing the capabilities of the Micro Four […]

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Day 13 – Olympus PEN E-PL7 with Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro

This weeks feature gear is my Olympus PEN E-PL7 and the Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro lens. As I’ve mentioned from the start of my 2017 Daily Photo, every Friday, I will feature the gear that I used for the week. Here it is the Olympus E-PL7 and the Lumix 30mm F/2.8 macro lens with […]

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Day 6 – Gear Friday – OM-D E-M5 with Lumix 25mm F/1.7

Today is Gear Friday. On gear Friday, I will feature the gear I used for the whole week. For this week I used my Olympus OM-D E-M5 with the Panasonic Lumix 25mm F/1.7.

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Canon EOS 6D Sample Photos

I wanted to see how well the canon EOS 6d perform when used in sports photography so I brought it with me to shoot a high school girls soccer game and a girls basketball game last night.

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BESTEK Universal Camera Liner / Insert Mini Review

I’ve had this camera insert for more than a year now. I used this primarily with an Aeropostale messenger bag to carry one Canon DSLR body (5d or 7d) with a Prime lens attached like the EF 35mm F/2 or the EF 50mm F/1.4 and two additional prime lenses. This used to be my everyday carry […]

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Canon EOS 6D Unbagging

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JfZxBPWPrQ[/youtube]   Look what what I got from Canon today! It’s the Canon EOS 6D. I have 5 days to try it out. The Canon EOS 6D is the Canon’s entry level full frame DSLR. One feature of this camera that excites me, aside from being a full frame, is it’s high ISO capabilities. It […]

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Red Rock Outdoor Gear Rover Sling Pack As Camera Bag For Mirrorless System

    When I bought my first mirrorless camera 2 years ago, my search for the right bag for my compact system camera started. At first it was ok,  I only have 1 body, the E-PL1 and two lenses the Canon FD 50mm F/1.8 and the Panasonic 14mm F/2.5 pancake, it was manageable. For a […]

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Review Canon FD 135mm F/3.5 SC Manual Focus with Chrome Tip

Last time, I reviewed the  Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Macro Manual Focus Lens. Just in case you missed it, you can find it here. This review is about the Canon FD 135mm F/3.5 SC Manual Focus Lens with Chrome Tip. This is the third Canon FD Lens that I bought from ebay. I was curios […]

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Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Manual Focus Macro Lens

I bought my Canon FD 50mm F/3.5 Macro lens from eBay after reading good reviews about it. Based on the test shots I did, the lens is an excellent performer, it is sharp at f/3.5 and improves a lot when you stop down. Like my Canon FD 50mm F/1.8, this lens is in great condition for […]

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Grip Base for Olympus OM-D E-M5 by J.B. Camera Designs

Today’s feature gear in What’s in My Bag, the Grip Base for Olympus OM-D E-M5 – Made in USA by J.B. Camera Designs. This is an add on grip and based for your OM-D EM-5. Some em-5 owners like me wanted a larger grip for their em-5, and this is the answer. This is a […]

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My Joby Gorillapod SLR Zoom Mini Tripod Kit

When I started this blog back in 2009, I used to feature a photography gear every friday which I call gear Friday. But because of my busy schedule I wasn’t able to keep up with it. I’ve decided to bring it back under a different category, “What’s in My Bag”. And this Friday’s feature gear […]

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Tokina SZ-X 630 60-300mm f4-5.6 Zoom Lens on OM-D EM-5

This is a used Tokina SZ-X 630 60-300mm f4-5.6 Zoom Lens Canon FD that I just bought from ebay, mounted on my OM-D EM-5 micro four thirds camera. It feels good on my EM-5, it’s not too heavy and is well balanced. It is lighter than my other FD telephoto, the Canon FD 200mm F/4 […]

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Review Sigma 60mm F/2.8 DN|Art Lens for Micro Four Thirds- MFT, M43

This is my review of the Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN Lens (Micro Four Thirds). The Sigma 60mm DN is part of the Sigma DN series of lenses that were specifically designed for Compact System Camera’s (CSC’s) or the Mirrorless System Camera’s (MSC’s). There are currently three DN lenses that are available in the market, the […]

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OP/TECH Compact Sling, The Perfect Strap for My Mirrorless Cameras.

I’ve been using the OP/TECH USA Compact Sling for my Olympus Mirrorless Camera’s for more than two months now and all I can say is, “it is the perfect camera strap for most mirrorless system cameras.” The OP/TECH USA Compact Sling was made by OP/Tech USA, a company well known for their huge lineup of […]

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Olympus PEN E-PL3 Impression

  The Olympus PEN E-PL3 or the PEN Lite 3 is my second pen camera. I bought it as an upgrade to my aging E-PL1 which in my opinion still is a great camera in it’s class. Main reason for the upgrade is the higher iso, faster af system and overall faster response time. The […]

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Olympus M.Zuiko 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 R Zoom Lens for MFT

  Review of the Olympus M.Zuiko 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 R Zoom Lens is coming soon. Check back soon.

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Review Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN for Micro Four Third

This mini review is based on actual usage of the lens. Ever since I started using the MFT System specifically the Olympus MFT System, it became my camera for day to day shooting. I don’t carry my DSLR anymore like I used to. I’ve been using the Sigma 19mm dn for more than a month […]

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