Review: LensCoat Covers
by Richard Peters | February 5, 2010

One of my non-photographer friends once asked me why my lenses were covered in camo. “Surely it’s a waste of time and looks silly!” he said. Looks silly? Well ok, depending on the situation, he may have had a point. But waste of time, absolutely not! LensCoat lens covers are no...

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Review: Wimberley Flash Brackets
by Jan Wegener | November 13, 2009

When it comes to shooting with fill flash, photographers all face the problem of how to mount a flash to their camera set ups. Attaching the flash directly to the camera causes several problems: 1) verticals are difficult to shoot this way and 2) most of the time, the subject will have “re...

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Traveling With Your Photo Gear Part 1
by Heather Forcier | May 31, 2007

The Think Tank Photo Airport Security bag is a roller that includes emergency backpack straps for convenience. At 9” x 14” x 22,” this roller/backpack meets most airlines’ carry-on size requirements and can accommodate your gear, including up to a 600 f4 lens. The sides offer pockets tha...

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Carrying Your Photo Gear
by Heather Forcier | May 31, 2007

Kinesis L511 Long Lens Case with Backpack Harness and Belt

All of this fits into the Kinesis L511 Long Lens Case. Modular components can be added to the backpack harness and belt to carry additional items as well.

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Getting Your Gear Around
by Heather Forcier | May 31, 2007

One of the many challenges we face as photographers with super telephotos is toting our heavy gear around, whether in the field or on an airplane en route to our destination. There are plenty of products and potential solutions out there, but often it helps to know what has worked for others bef...

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