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The Moose Thinktank v2 has arrived!

Dad’s new Thinktank V2 bags are out and they are great! I’ve been very fortunate to have these bags as well as the originals to use over the years and I truly love them. They are comfortable, well protected, fit easily in the overheads of planes and all around rugged. I’ve been using the MP1v2 […]

July 14th, 2016 | Comments Off on The Moose Thinktank v2 has arrived!
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The Epson P400 Rocks!

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve gotten 35 prints made and shipped out all with the Epson P400. This little printer does a great job without any issues. I’ve had the P400 for about seven months now and I really do like the quality that it produces. It’s especially good for those looking to […]

June 15th, 2016 | Comments Off on The Epson P400 Rocks!
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D5 in the Office!

I am very fortunate to have a brand new D5 in my hands to shoot with and I’m totally excited about it! I’ve heard all the good reviews and I’ve been reading about the specs of this new beast and I can’t wait to start shooting with it. I didn’t have it in time for […]

May 11th, 2016 | Comments Off on D5 in the Office!
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A Great Concept!

Shutterbug released an article last night on The Rescued Film Project and I had to share it. As a photographer constantly looking at every photograph as a piece of history this made a lot of sense to me and what this man is doing is a pretty awesome service. Give it a read and check […]

April 12th, 2016 | Comments Off on A Great Concept!
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Nikon D4 For Sale

Life is certainly interesting as it keeps changing. I remember a couple of years ago when I first got my D4 and what a big deal it was. Of course at the time I was still very much in love with my D3, until I saw the difference in quality. Now the time has come […]

April 6th, 2016 | Comments Off on Nikon D4 For Sale
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Do You Need to Upgrade?

This question has been rattling around every since the announcement of the Nikon’s new flagship DSLR. Whenever you start thinking about upgrading gear there’s a lot more to consider then just the price tag. The biggest question you have to ask yourself is will that piece of gear fill a need you have or is […]

March 9th, 2016 | Comments Off on Do You Need to Upgrade?
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What do you do when you have grey skies?

Why the best thing to do with grey skies is too look at photos of better skies! No not really. That was just good timing. But in all honesty when it comes to days that have nothing to offer but grey skies and boring flat clouds, then either you become really creative with a subject […]

March 7th, 2016 | Comments Off on What do you do when you have grey skies?
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Back From the Cleaners

Yep it’s that time of the year when the annual cleaning and repair happens. You know I never understood why people are afraid of doing this but like any other tool you have to take of your camera gear. It’s too important not to take proper care of and if you are a more clumsy […]

March 2nd, 2016 | Comments Off on Back From the Cleaners
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What do You Use To Back Up Your Drives?

This is a question that I get quite often and it’s a good question because there are way to many answers out there for it. But for myself when it comes to the program I use to backup files from one external hardrive to another the two programs I use are SyncBack Free and FolderSync […]

March 1st, 2016 | Comments Off on What do You Use To Back Up Your Drives?
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It’s Like Being a Kid Again!

These things are just addictive! One of my Christmas presents that my Dad and my Brother found were the Metal Earth Models made by Fascinations Toys. They are just the coolest things ever! They aren’t really that big, the smallest I have is about 2″x 2″ and the largest is 5″ by 4″ so they […]

February 24th, 2016 | Comments Off on It’s Like Being a Kid Again!