Category Archives: Equipment



I think its fair to say that the rise of the smart phone has hammered the market for interchangeable lens cameras. Way back in 2010, camera sales peaked out at around 121 million units per […]


Losing Weight

I have to admit, I’ve been trying to lose weight for a while. Well not me personally, but my camera kit. I’ve been trying to save weight across the board, so I’m looking at every […]


You Get What You Pay For, Or Do You?

I’m a big believer in the saying “you get what you pay for”. My filter buying history, before I finally settled on a set of good quality 100mm filters is a long and sorry tale. […]


Christmas Cameras

A Christmas brochure from WEX Photographic popped through my post box the other day. I was having a look through it over a cup of coffee and it struck me that all the major camera […]


Combatting The Dreaded Midge

I read Mike Price’s blog about “Netspex” with interest some time ago, but when we were preparing to go to North Uist, we found that Netspex were out of production, so we had to look […]


No Such Thing As The Perfect Camera Bag!

This has to be a first for me as I’ve never actually managed to wear holes in a camera bag before! I’ve used my trusty Case Logic backpack for six years now and despite the […]