I’ve had the Nikon D800 for a while now and used it in a lot of different situations as a general hobbyist. After 25,000 actuations I thought it was worth summarising my thoughts (positive and negative) so far. I’ll start with the good so far. Things I love about the Nikon D800: The raw image […]
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Pixel Vertax D12 The Pixel Vertax MB-12 costs £68 on eBay. The Nikon MB-D12 costs £380. Can this cheaper alternative possibly be any good?
I just switched from Sony (a850) to Nikon (the d800)! If you’re reading this, you probably already know the d800 specs – 36 megapixel sensor, incredible dynamic range, 51pt AF system, 1080p video recording etc. It sounds fantastic on paper, but what is the d800 like to use regularly? In this review I’m going to […]
About Traveling with Tripods I know this will upset some people, but I almost never travel with a tripod and I pretty much hate using them. I find them annoying, clumsy and usually pointless. The main reason I wrote this article is because I see a lot of rubbish written online, such as “always use a […]
The Fuji X100 has been out for a while now, and I have owned mine for around 3 months. There are reviews everywhere on the Internet, so rather than post a full review with a spec-list, I’m going to give my impressions of the camera. I will talk about the real life benefits and drawbacks […]
Travel Photography Gear The following is a list of the gear that I use for my travel photography along with a short description, why I use it, and which albums on this site it was used to make. Fuji X100 – Click here for my review with image samples. A fantastic little camera with great image […]
About Fresco Globe Hi everybody, thanks for looking at my site! Travel Photos and Stories Fresco Globe is simple. On this site, I will post photos and commentary from places I have visited. I want to share the great photos and interesting stories from the places that I have been fortunate enough to visit. I’m […]