Tag Archive for Photography Gear

Tripods and Monopods

The subject of tripods and monopods always seems to turn into a big debate. Brand slips in here too, but there are so many other things that need to be taken into consideration. What type of construction, what type of head, how tall is it, how short can it get, how much can it hold,… Read more →

Bags for Gear

Carrying equipment is very important. I often get asked about the bags I use to carry my equipment. That might be a simple question, but there is no real simple answer. I use many bags. It all depends on the situation. I have small bags, large bags, medium bags, and specialty bags. I use them… Read more →

X-Drop Backdrops

I found a great backdrop that is portable and flexible from Westcott. I had a need of a portable backdrop for a headshot and didn’t want to take my large backdrop system consisting of a 10×20 fabric and two tripods with a crossbar. I found the Westcott X-Drop system and decided to give it a… Read more →

Why Canon?

One question I get asked a lot is why I use Canon camera equipment. I think all photographers get asked about why they selected the brand of gear they use, it just seems like a natural question. This is also one of the questions that some ask just so they can attack a particular brand.… Read more →