Photo Gear

Toasty

Toasty

  I don’t often bust out with random product endorsements, but here’s one. My loving wife gave me a pair of these for Christmas and I got to try them out on a duck hunting photo shoot in Arkansas, last week. I charged them up, slipped them in my waders and set forth in temperatures […]


Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar

With stark clarity I remember my first encounter with a digital camera. I was shooting (film) on a quail hunt in West Texas in 1999 when one of the guests showed me his new shiny new Konica Minolta with its ergonomically funky design and “state of the art” four megapixel image processor. He said, “The […]


Ode to a Trusty Yaller Box

Ode to a Trusty Yaller Box

  Casco Bay, Maine: he was more than just a camera box… This is a sad day for me; a day that I’ve dreaded for quite some time. His rusted wheels have slowed him down for the past couple of years, especially on long airport hikes. Too many days in saltwater, no doubt, and lately […]