Gift Guides Galore

If you are looking for gift suggestions, we’ve got you covered.  Our own Gift Guide is loaded with things we’ve actually tested and approve.  Gifts for travelers, adventurers, gadget lovers and photographer.  Be sure to give it a look.   And there’s more from some of...

Campanion – th...

Got a GoPro? Got a smartphone?  You’re two-thirds of the way there.  Add a Campanion and you’ve got yourself a great new way to enjoy both. If you’ve ever tried using a GoPro as a standard video camera, you’ll quickly find that it’s not the best hand-held camcorder.  As compact as it is, that...

Lights a go-go with ...

Imagine a light stand that folds up when you want it to and unfolds itself just as quickly. We’re talking about almost instantaneously here folks.  When you’ve got to get up and go, we’re talking about the Flashpoint Auto Stand from Adorama. Not the “unclip this, fold...

Nikon Coolpix P900 the hottest new super telephoto...

Advanced amateurs and serious shooters of all ages, take note of this amazing new Nikon that is due to release the first week of July.  With an 83x zoom lens, the Nikon Coolpix P900 comes standard with the equivalent of a 2000mm telephoto on a DSLR.  While no one I know could afford a 2000mm Nikon lens, this camera/lens unit is under $600. Nikon Coolpix P900 When telephoto is your game (calling all birders, surfers, paparazzi, and international spies) you want to be able to pull in images from great distances without resorting to digital enlargement.  That’s the power of an “optical” zoom lens. With pristine Nikon glass,...

Nova Bluetooth Flash...

Now there’s a flash you can carry easily in a pocket, but will make a huge impact on your iPhone photos. Nova Off-Camera Wireless Flash for iPhone First to come up with a Bluetooth off-camera flash for iPhone, Nova has gone a step further letting you sync multiple flash at the same time....

Five Father’s Day 20...

Father’s Day is almost upon us and let’s remember that he will always appreciate a gadget more than a tie.  Here are five pieces of high and low tech that should be ideal for dad’s.  Each item is under $100, so hopefully you’ll find something to match your budget. Aquabot Actually, I don’t...

RODELink Filmmaker K...

Where to start, when talking about the RODELink Filmmaker Kit?  This thing is freaking awesome. RODELink Filmmaker Kit Without naming names, I’ve tested a number of major manufacturer’s wireless microphones…and been rather disappointed with most. Many cost far more than the RODELink and can’t...

The EYE-Fi advantage...

If you are like most casual photographers, you’ve probably heard that you should back up your photos, but there are a lot more fun things to do than worry about that.  It doesn’t become crystal clear until you lose your favorite ones.  One close by lightning strike, one errant virus or one...

EZ Mask – How to mak...

When you wish the background in your picture was different, you’ve got two choices. A) Go back and reshoot it or B) Use EZ Mask from Digital Film Tools.  If you want an exotic background, like maybe Fiji, you’ll find EZ Mask to be much cheaper & faster, albeit maybe not as much fun. EZ...

Tenba BYOB and Packl...

If you are a traveling photographer, chances are you take more gear than you need for any one given outing.  Today, maybe it’s an indoor event and you take your short lenses. Tommorrow, maybe it’s wildlife and you need your long lenses. Wouldn’t it be nice to have a bag when you arrive that...

Father’s Day g...

Let’s face it, only 1% of Dad’s really enjoy getting another necktie for Father’s Day.  Let’s get creative and select something he’d never expect.  Here are seven that could do the trick. Get Abstract Subscription No one has time to read all the best business books available today, but often...

PolarPro accessories...

If you’ve used GoPro cameras for a while, you know that the first problem to always develop is short battery life. If you are planning to do any serious GoPro work, chances are you want a battery to last more than 20-30 minutes.  Well now there’s a battery pack that takes that life up to 10...