Tag: camera gear

Vintage Canon FD Mount Lenses Part 1

My vintage FD Lens collection from wide to telephoto: PRIME LENSES Vivitar 28mm f2.8 Wide Angle MC Lens. Mostly made of hard plastic making it a light and great walk around lens. It gives me around 40mm field of view when using it on my Fujifilm bodies and around 56mm on my Micro Four Thirds bodies. […]

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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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Simple Audio Equipment

Simple Audio Equipment Zoom H2 Handy Portable Stereo Recorder.The H2 is the only portable recorder with 4 mic capsules on-board for 360° recording. With 4 mic capsules in a W-X/Y configuration, the audio is decoded instantly, bringing these four signals together for unparalleled stereo imaging. But the H2 doesn’t stop there. For maximum flexibility, you […]

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Monopod, Tripod, Ball Head

Joby GP3 GorillaPod SLR-Zoom Flexible Tripod  When I bought the Gorillapod from Amazon, I only bought the mini tripod without the Joby BH1 Ball Head with Bubble Level since I already have one that I planned to used with it. I have been using arca swiss type plates for my cameras and I’m so used to […]

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Camera Straps and Wrist Straps

My Camera Straps Classic (RS-4) Camera Strap. This is my favorite strap if I needed to carry one camera body. It really works for me and I can carry my dslr with whatever lens is attached, it just makes it really easy and comfortable. The BlackRapid Classic (RS-4) Camera Strap is a lightweight and low […]

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Bags, Belt, Lens Pouches & Lens Changers

Below are the bags, pouches, belt and straps that use I carry all of my camera gear to and from locations. Updated July 14, 2015 Lowepro Flipside 400 AW Backpack This is where I store my sports gear for transport to locations. Inside I have a Canon EOS 7D with EF 70-200mm F/2.8 attached, 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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Canon FD 35-70mm F/3.5-4.5 Zoom Lens Review

Here’s another lens I picked up dirt cheap. The Canon FD 35-70mm F/3.5-4.5. Unlike my other FD lenses, this one is made entirely of plastic and feels cheap. Since it’s all platic, it’s light and nice to carry around. Image quality??? I’m not sure yet, I have shoot more with it. Check back soon, I […]

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FD Mount Asanuma 80-250mm F/4.5 Telephoto Lens Review.

  This is my Asanuma 80-250mm F/4.5 Telephoto Lens for Canon FD Mount. Pretty good looking for a lens this old. Oh and this is what you can call Full Metal Jacket, it’s all metal and it's really darn heavy, I feel like I need to start working out so I can use it handheld. […]

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Tamron SP 180mm f/3.5 Di Macro LD-IF Lens on Sale with Rebate

I just notice, the Tamron SP 180mm f/3.5 Di Macro LD-IF Lens is currently on sale on Adorama, BHPhoto and Amazon, with a $50.00 mail-in rebate. Only $689.00 after the rebate. That's a lot of glass for $689.00. Order by June 30, 2012 to get the rebate. Read more info here. Download rebate form here.

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Lowepro Fastpack 350 Now Only $70 at Adorama

Looking for a great Camera Backpack, this is it. I have the same exact bag for 3 years now and I love it, the Fastpack 350 is can accomodate most of my gear and 15″ or 17″ widescreen laptop. Lowepro Fastpack 350 Digital SLR & Widescreen Notebook Backpack, Water Resistant & 180-Degree Access Panel, Black […]

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My Canon Camera Gear, Batch 2011

These are my camera and lenses after selling some that I don’t use. From left to right, first row: Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Medium Telephoto Lens for Canon SLR Cameras with Third Party Compatible Lens Hood ET-65III from Amazon. – This lens is my go to lens for portraits, it’s small, lightweight, sharp. Also […]

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Review Update on My Tamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC

This is a follow up on the mini review a wrote for my Tamron 17-50mm VC back in March of 2010. You can read the post here. For the past 1 year and 19 days at the time of posting, the  Tamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC  has been my primary lens. It’s […]

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My Tamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di-II VC exceeded expectations

I have an updated review of the lens here. You can read it when you're done here. Thanks. I Not really a thorough review, just my impression and experience with this great lens. I bought my Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 SP XR Di II VC (Vibration Compensation) Zoom Lens for my Canon XS from Amazon […]

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Photo No. 2 of My 365 Day Photo Project

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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