Crampon, Crampoff!
Clothing

Crampon, Crampoff!

Not the "lash-them-to-your-body-Edmund-Hillary-style-so-you-can-hang-upside-down-like-Luke-Skywalker-in-The-Empire-Strikes-Back" good, but good eno...

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Is it okay if I switch seats?
Equipment

Is it okay if I switch seats?

So, the net is that I am switching from my Nikon kit to the Sony system for a very specific set of use cases. I am not an unhappy or dissatisfied N...

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iPhone 11 Pro Night Mode
Equipment

iPhone 11 Pro Night Mode

Google beat Apple to the punch with their night capabilities, but they are kludgy to use and produce markedly unnatural results. No surprise that’s...

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A Modern Field Camera
Equipment

A Modern Field Camera

Phase One has just announced—and, note to Hasselblad, Leica, Nikon, and Sony—and is already shipping its brand spankin' new XT field camera.

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What's in the Bag
Equipment

What's in the Bag

It doesn't look like a lot, but there is a decent amount of equipment in my rollaboard photo case. The picture above is of the Pelican 1535 Air, a ...

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Not Nancy Sinatra's Boots
Clothing

Not Nancy Sinatra's Boots

I have old man feet. A bunion on one foot, flattening on the other. So long as I hike with a light load, mass-produced boots will generally do me j...

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Technically Speaking
Equipment

Technically Speaking

In landscape photography, in particular, taking more images may actually reduce your odds of getting the shot you want. Consider that, if you have ...

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