My very first impressions of the Olympus M.Zuiko ED 8mm F1.8 Fisheye PRO lens were formed back in 2018, thanks to a Photo Excursion with Peter Baumgarten, My overall conclusion at the time? It's a fun lens - a good match for my quirky side. But I concluded that the option to channel my inner …
The Heat Company's Wind Pro Liner gloves + Shell mittens are great for keeping fingers warm while doing winter photography.
The Relive app has helped us hold on to an adventure mindset through the COVID-19 pandemic - despite walking some trails over and over and over again. We share 5 lessons we've learned about using the Relive app, the top three features on our Relive wish list and a warning for iOS Relive users.
After 10 days in the field, we've concluded that from late fall through early spring, Simms Guide Windbloc® Foldover Mitts are going to be some of the most-used gear in our photography kits.
After taking more than 2000 photographs with the Lensbaby Sol 22, I'm sure of four things: 1) the fun factor is well worth the US$199.95 list price; 2) its compact size and light weight make it easy to carry on any photography outing; 3) not all subject matter lends itself to the Lensbaby look; and 4) the combination of manual focus, tilt shift and bokeh blades means more practice is required before I can be confident that photos taken with this lens will consistently match what I envision before pressing the shutter button.