Tag: photography
The best AA Battery Chargers

As professional photographers, it's no secret that we like to flash. A lot. And when we travel our light source of choice is the simple flash strobe. This means we also need to pack a lot of AA batteries. Flash-happy pre-shoot check Note to Readers: Image and text links below will take ...

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Our Photo and Video Gear – 2015 Collection

Apparently I'm never quite satisfied with the gear we use.  Case in point: seeing just how much we've changed since our previously published gear guide (circa 2013). Everybody's shooting style and preferences will be different, but we get asked a lot about the gear we use, so without further ...

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Phottix Mitros+ Flash Review

UPDATED 140817: Even sadder: FIVE out of six Mitros+ flashes for Nikon have now failed me :(  I can no longer recommend purchasing them at this time until they fix what seems to be a quality build issue.  As an interim replacement, I'm using (and can recommend) the Phottix Odin TCU and Receiver ...

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First look – MagMod Flash Modifier Preview

For the flash-loving photographer who loves to light, the newly announced MagMod line of strobe modifiers is exciting news. How do they compare to Honl, Rogue, Zootsnoot etc? Here's a quick first-look at the recently announced MagMod flash grid and how it (literally) stacks up against the ...

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The Best Memory Card Transfer System

150922 Update: We've updated our computers which now support USB3 and Thunderbolt drives.  WOOHOO!  So of course we've also updated recommendations below for card readers, hubs and hard drives. 140327 Update: For those with USB2-equipped computers, the USB3 readers may perform slower than ...

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Our Photo and Video Gear – 2013 Edition

  Hi Friends!! If you're wondering what photography and video gear we use, wonder no more :) Here's a list and links to goodies we love and use to make the images and videos you see on this website. CAMERA GEAR: 2x Nikon D4 camera bodies (lovingly referred to as "the ...

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Fuji X100s Review – the Good, the Bad and the Beautiful

The Fuji X100s is an oxymoron: simple, clean lines belie a strange and quirky complexity. Stylish and sized just right, it's a carry-everywhere powerhouse combining great optics and an amazing sensor. Ergonomics … Notsomuch. Some design choices just don't add up. His & Her's:  our ...

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