On the way home from our week-long holiday in Somerset, we decided to make a detour to Prestbury Hill near Cheltenham, the site of one of the best butterfly conversation sites we’ve come across so far in the UK. What makes it such an appealing spot for butterflies is the extensive limestone grasslands combined with the herb-rich flora, low scrub and sheltered valleys. Even nationally threatened species such as the Duke of Burgundy can be found in … [Continue reading...] about Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Macro on the Sony A7 III & A7r III: Butterflies at Prestbury Hill
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The Fujifilm GFX 50s is the first medium format camera I've ever had the chance to review. I was really excited about the idea of trying it and seeing how the quality of a digital medium format sensor compared to the cameras I usually review. Luckily, I wasn't disappointed. After using the GFX for … [Continue reading...] about Fujifilm GFX 50s Medium Format Camera Review
A few months ago, Think Tank Photo announced its Signature series of shoulder bags and we've had the good fortune of being able to test the 13-inch version almost from day one. In contrast to the more rugged Retrospective series, Signature places equal importance on functionality and fashion, making … [Continue reading...] about Think Tank Signature 13 Shoulder Bag Review
The M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.2 PRO is one of Olympus' most recent offerings for Micro Four Thirds, and also happens to be the fastest moderate wide-angle AF prime for the system at the time of writing. Its most appealing feature is its fast f/1.2 aperture which is useful for low-light work and environmental … [Continue reading...] about Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.2 PRO Review
Last week, Mathieu and I ticked off a big item on our bucket list: seeing and photographing the puffins on Skomer Island in South Wales. Every year between April and August, these beloved birds flock in the thousands to the island to breed, only to return to the sea for the rest of the year once … [Continue reading...] about Visiting Puffins on Skomer Island with the Panasonic GH5 and GX80