It's Not About the Gear

I know, funny title for a guy that changes gear as often as his underwear. Although I do adore so many cameras, I have realized over the years that my favorite images have almost nothing to do with the gear choice and have more to do with capturing the story in the right light. I’ve shot with $5 cameras, $15,000 cameras, and everything in-between and they have all produced images I am proud of.

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Shooting Slide Film

This month I got a hold of my first roll of slide film. Well, that’s an utter lie. Three years ago someone gave me a roll of E6 120 which I had no idea how to shoot - and ended up doing 10 shots at 3 stops over. Needless to say, I had nothing to show for my effort. E6 hates that. So, I’ll correct my opening statement and say this is my first roll of slide where I knew how to expose it properly.

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Fujifilm X-T2 Hands on Impressions

This spring, I got my hands on a Fuifilm X-T2 for a week. I did not get a chance to dig too deep, but I did get to see and feel how it handled. It's a very capable APS-C camera sporting the Fujifilm X-Mount which offers a fantastic line-up of glass. I ended doing some compares to my Sony A7R II for another review, but it gave me a good idea of how an APS-C camera goes head to head with a full-frame one.

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