Moving Up to Full Frame

When I purchased my Nikon D500 in 2016, I spent some time wondering if I’d be better off moving up to a full-frame body such as the D750 or D810. At the time I only had a couple of FX capable lenses and the expense of buying a raft of new lenses along with an … [Continue Reading] “Moving Up to Full Frame”

Manfrotto XPRO Ball Head – Review

Hot on the heels of my new tripod purchase was the purchase of a new ball head for the aforementioned tripod. The base-plate diameter of the Manfrotto MT055CXPRO3 is 60mm which is larger than any of my existing tripod heads except for my Manfrotto 496RC2 head which was one of the first ball heads I … [Continue Reading] “Manfrotto XPRO Ball Head – Review”

Another Tripod

If you read my “Perfect Tripod post” in February, you’ll know that I had decided to purchase yet another tripod as I wasn’t getting on with my current travel tripod. To some photographers out there, this will sound all too familiar. I also know that I’m not the only one that suffers this tripod affliction. … [Continue Reading] “Another Tripod”

The Perfect Tripod…

If you’re reading this because of the title, you might be thinking I’ve found the perfect tripod. Sadly, that isn’t the case so if you are reading this and hoping to part with some hard earned cash at the end of it, you can stop reading now. I started writing this post sometime in the … [Continue Reading] “The Perfect Tripod…”