Category Archives: Gear Stuff

The Last Lens I May Ever Need To Buy

Something that’s common to many photographers is what’s known in the community as “GAS”. Gear Acquisition Syndrome is a recognised condition that can afflict any photography enthusiast at any time, and manifests as an obsessive drive to prepare for a photography-related eventuality that *may* never happen, by purchasing equipment and accessories often only very peripherally … Read more The Last Lens I May Ever Need To Buy

Seeing Red

My Infrared Photography – “IR590” Infrared photography is not to everyone’s taste. I have friends who even say they find infrared images “creepy”. Before getting started, I’ll address a common misnomer so that there’s no confusion. When most photographers, including me, refer to infrared photography,¬† we’re really referring to “near-infrared”. True infrared light is outside … Read more Seeing Red