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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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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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My Fuji Mirrorless System Camera

Yes it is true!!! I bought myself a Fuji System. I now have a Fuji X-E1 which I bought used on May 29, 2015 and 4 lenses a week after that. I really wanted to try the Fujifilm X System, but I’m hesitant because I’m already into Micro Four Thirds. Having two mirrorless system seems […]

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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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Strobist Lighting Gear

Speedlite / Flash The Canon Speedlite 580EX Older but still a crowd favorite. Some of it’s notable features includes, E-TTL (and E-TTL II), has a guide number of 58/191 (meters/feet) at ISO 100 and 105mm focal length. This speedlite works flawlessly and is reliable in any situation.   Amazon ————————————————————————————

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Sports Photography Gear (DSLR)

Updated : July 10, 2015 This is my remaining DSLR Camera Gear. I have sold most of them and I don’t see myself getting a new lens or new dslr camera body or lenses. I am slowly transitioning to a compact system camera (mirrorless system), right now I’m using both micro four thirds system and […]

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My Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Compact System Camera Gear

Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Cameras MFT Camera Bodies: Olympus E-PL7 16MP Compact System Camera with 3-Inch LCD (Silver) Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Interchangeable Lens Camera OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera (Infrared Converted)

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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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Just Got my New Olympus E-PL3

  I just got my Olympus PEN E-PL3 today and I’m excited to try it. I know it’s not the latest pen, but it’s a great upgrade from the E-PL1 which I just recently sold. I was looking for a great walk around camera, something that doesn’t cost too much, has better ISO capabilities, faster […]

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Canon AE-1 Photo Shot with Olympus PEN E-PL1

    This one belongs to my PEN collection. Lately I've been spending most of my time with the Olympus PEN E-PL1. I really like the E-PL1, for it's simplicity, it's lightweight, small, and best of all, it takes great pictures. Yes I love my Canon DSLR's and EF lenses, but, for a walk around […]

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Flashpoint “O” Twin Flash Bracket For Macro Photography

I was looking for a some sort of dual flash bracket that I can use for shooting macro, I need the flash bracket to accommodate two flash on each side for better illumination of the subject. Then as I was searching Amazon for dual flash brackets, I found this, the Flashpoint “O” Twin Flash Bracket, […]

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What Is Fast Glass?

One of my fast lens the Tamron SP 28-75mm F/2.8 Not to be too technical here, fast glass also known as fast lens are lenses that have a larger maximum aperture or lower f-stops, like F/2.8, F/1.8 and F/1.4. It does not refer to the auto focus system of the lens, so even if the lens […]

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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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Lowepro Outback 200 Camera Backpack Mini Review

This is a Mini Review of my favorite walk-around bag the Lowepro Outback 200 Camera Backpack . I Bought this on May 24, 2010 just in time for the Memorial Day Parade in Washington DC, and since then, it’s been my bag of choice for all around street photography. First off, the features that I […]

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Macro Gear : Canon EF 100mm Macro USM : SBH-300

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Rokinon 85mm F/1.4 Manual Focus, Impressive Performance on all Levels

Rokinon Sample Photo I have been looking at this lens for quite sometime now, and I find it really impressive. Here is a comparison between the Rokinon 85mm F/1.4 and Leica Summilux 80mm F/1.4.

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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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