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Stay in focus with our digital photography equipment reviews. You'll discover a wide range of information on nature photography in these informative articles.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Solutions: Lighten Up

Must-have gear for summer on the trail

The key to light hiking as a photographer is paring your gear down to the most essential tools that will help you get a great shot in the most conditions.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

In Focus: June 2013

Take full control of your camera from a distance with the CamRanger wireless tethering system.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Solutions: Re-Boot

How to choose the best footwear for your adventures on and off the trail

The basic construction of a boot consists of the sole, the welt and the upper.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Gadget Bag: Large Sensors, Compact Cameras

The brand-new class of fixed-lens compacts with big sensors and pro features

Compact cameras are facing heated competition from a new era of smartphones that are always connected and offer imaging quality on par with compacts that were introduced only a few years ago.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

In Focus: May 2013

The upgraded Nikon DX-format D7100 builds on the popular D7000's success with several important new features.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Gadget Bag: Compact Binoculars

Get a different look at your surroundings and spot unique photo opportunities with a pair of lightweight, high-quality binoculars

Binoculars are often overlooked, yet very useful tools for outdoor photographers, and not just for wildlife specialists.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

In Focus: April 2013

Sigma's DP-series digital cameras feature compact size and a built-in prime lens designed specifically for the camera and sensor.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Gadget Bag: Ultimate Landscape Accessories

Indispensable gear for a modern-day Ansel Adams to have in the field

In the days when he was trekking throughout the American landscape, Ansel Adams was often traveling on roads that we would barely recognize today.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

In Focus: March 2013

Add to your lens lineup with the Sigma 35mm ƒ/1.4 DG HSM.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Solutions: Try The High Pass Filter

Give this tool a look for sharpening your images

The High Pass sharpening technique isn't what I would call a "true" sharpening process, but rather what I generally refer to as a local contrast-enhancement adjustment.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Gadget Bag: Cold Weather Photo-Savers

Take advantage of the best of winter’s photo opportunities with gear that will keep you warm, dry and comfortable

Some of the most spectacular outdoor photo opportunities occur in cold weather—snowy landscapes, clearing storms, winter wildlife and more.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

In Focus: January/February 2013

As a nature photographer, you know the value of the 70-200mm focal-length range.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Gadget Bag: High-Speed CompactFlash Cards

To take advantage of the latest high-res video HDSLRs, you’ll feel the need for speed and capacity, and contrary to what you may have heard, the death of CF has been greatly overstated

So the need for fast, high-capacity memory cards has never been greater.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

In Focus: December 2012

Our year-end wrap-up to some of the highlight products of 2012 will help you take optimum advantage of the capabilities of ever-evolving photo and video technologies.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Solutions: Fluid Heads For Still & Motion

For nature photographers, the three-way head is giving way to fluid heads that are purpose-built to be still- and motion-friendly­­

The two most popular types of heads for nature photographers are the ballhead and three-way head.

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