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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Review: General Overview

I’m going to kick off my reviews of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 with a general overview of the system. This is probably the least exciting part of the…

[Image Credit: Olympus America]

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Review: Introduction

Since I know that many people are still anxiously awaiting a shipping notification for their own OM-Ds, I’m going to forgo my usual policy of delaying gear reviews…

[Image Credit: Olympus America]

Olympus OM-D E-M5: First thoughts

The photo gods were obviously smiling on me this week, as I seem to have landed one of the first Olympus OM-Ds shipped from B&H. It arrived on…

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Adobe Bridge & Why it Works for Me

Compared to Lightroom, Adobe Bridge takes a lot of trash talk. As one big-name photographer put it, “It comes free with Photoshop. You get what you pay for.”…

After Further Reflection

I posted about this once before, some time back, and figured it was time for an update. Anytime I post a gear review, I make sure that it’s…

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Review – Canon EF-S 18-55mm IS II

If you read this post, then you know the backstory. For those who don’t, the short version is that I had a sudden need for a wide-angle lens…

Portrait of Mandy Boyle taken on the afternoon of 18 February 2012.

Review – VSCO Film Plugin

Maybe it’s just trendy right now, but for the past year or so I’ve seen a lot of photos processed to look like old film prints. Real film…

Review – Yongnuo RF-602 Radio Slaves

The Yongnuo RF-602s have been in my bag for several months now, which has given me plenty of time to work with them. For those of you who…

Layers: The Complete Guide – Review

Buy this book.  It’s a crappy way to start a review, I know, but it’s really just that simple – if you meet any of the criteria below,…

Netbooks & Photography

A couple of weeks back I posted about replacing my aging laptop with a new netbook.  There were several factors that went into the decision, but essentially I…

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 HSM – Review

If you’ve ever shot indoors with a 50mm prime lens, then you’ve experienced the frustration of backing into walls while trying to fit a little more into your…

Moose’s Guide to Wildlife Photography – Review

Last night I finished reading Moose Peterson’s Guide to Wildlife Photography.  I picked it up a couple of months back from another photog who was selling off some books…