Canon 70-200 F2.8L surgery

By | May 9th, 2017|Categories: Ecuador, gear, travel|Tags: , , , |

I the past few weeks my Canon 70-200 F2.8L felt somewhat strange then it became more and more obvious that is sick. The lens elements became loose. The front element above the focus ring and [...]


By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , , |

Guatape was pretty crowded today, it's long weekend again. It was long weekend 7 days ago as well. Looks like Colombia is averaging two long weekends per month. Managed to shoot photos that look like [...]


By | October 15th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , |

So let's call it cloudography. Point the camera to the cloudy sky and shoot away. The problem usually is affecting the highlights, as they tend to blow out pretty easy. Bringing details back with post [...]

Tele extender

By | August 7th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, gear, photography, travel|Tags: , , , , |

There is a piece of photo equipment I rarely use, the 1.4 Kenko tele extender. Finally I decided to give it a try to see where I'm standing if I need to use it. The [...]

Laguna Quilotoa

By | July 29th, 2016|Categories: Ecuador, gear, photography, travel|Tags: , , , , , |

You know all those Youtube channels followed by gazillions where kids compare cameras. They run out to the front of the garage and snap a photo of the neighbours garage then yep an hour which [...]

Gear overhaul

By | July 7th, 2015|Categories: gear, photography|Tags: , , , , , |

Finally I pulled off some gear overhaul. The best way to find out what one might need in field is to be in field. After two years hauling equipment in the van and on my [...]

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Canon 5D MK III

By | June 23rd, 2015|Categories: gear, photography|Tags: , , , |

Whoa, surprise, I took my Canon 5D Mk III for an 80,000 km journey. From the smooth interstates of USA, to the endless topes of Mexico to the “is that a road?” and endless potholes [...]

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