Spec Smackdown: Nikon D60 vs. Canon EOS Rebel XSi

Over the past several months, both Canon and Nikon introduced new entry-level Digital SLRs to their lineups. Both brands offer many new features, and better image quality. Boy, these cameras are sweet. Their light, portable, offer stunning image quality, and they are a huge step up from the previous version. It’s a Read More

The Canon 135L

I’ve had the Canon 135 f/2L series lens in my possession for over two months now, and it has completely exceeded initial expectation – now sitting in the line as my favorite lens, ahead of the marvelous Canon 24-70 f/2.8L. Sharp wide open at f/2, super fast autofocus, a beautiful Read More

The 50mm Prime

Long have I been a subscriber to the theory that those new to the digital single lens reflex arena should start their lens collection with one, relatively inexpensive piece of glass, the f/1.8 variation of the 50mm prime, in either a Canon or Nikon mount, depending on the users choice Read More

Shooting Stats: December 2006

I thought I’d post my photography shooting stats each month so I can keep a tab on how my photography is coming along. A few of you who have asked for more personal and “statty” posts should enjoy this too. Images Taken: 1,685 Images Kept: 966 HD Space Used: 5.57GB Read More

Shooting Stats: January 2007

Here is the January 2007 edition of my photography shooting stats. I shot a lot of cricket for the first time this month, which makes up the high number of shots I didn’t keep and therefore deleted. Images Taken: 1,312 Images Kept: 465 HD Space Used: 3.78GB Average Shots Kept Read More