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Fujifilm’s GFX 50 S: YES! Worth The 35 Year Wait

The Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format camera? No biggie; I’ve only waited 35 years for it. ūüėČ As it turns out, this gorgeous beast was worth¬†waiting for.¬†😁 Here is a video Justin Majeczky and I¬†made for Fujifilm about the GFX… my story (including about how this video was so down-to-wire it almost didn’t get made!)…

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The Fujifilm XT20: What’s Beta Testing REALLY Like?

I get this question alot: ¬†“What’s beta testing a camera really like?”. Well, I believe it’s a different experience for each person who does it. For instance, while there IS overlap between them, I loosely see 3 groups when it comes to camera testers/assessors:

Fuji: My Parisienne Paintbrush

Paris Speaks NOTE: This is a lengthier post than usual. It’s a summary of how the Fuji gear I took to France and I got along. (Famously!). It’s not meant to be camera “review”. It’s one human’s experience of being on a mission of art and heart; and the gear that helped bring¬†it all to…

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Macphun’s Intensify & Tonality Pro: Review

Find the latest prices and links: Macphun makes other terrific products: but I’m only going to include these 3, since I’m most familiar with them. No sense in making up stuff just to hear myself talk! 1. Macphun’s Creative Kit (Best deal, most inclusive) 2. Macphun’s Intensify Pro (Best & least expensive product for detail,…

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Mobile Phone Cameras & Me

My Mobile Secret Secret admission: I love mobile photography. I love the lean, mean, shoot-from-the-hip capability you have with a good mobile phone. If I didn’t ever want to print my images, I might dive deep. Unfortunately, size matters (also resolution!), so as of now large prints aren’t so viable from mobile photos. But that…

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THE CHAT: Frederick Van Johnson and Gordon Laing talk Sony!

Last week, I was fortunate enough to be invited to a big Sony DI event in Nashville, Tennessee. Amidst a group of other ‘influencers’ as they called our conglomerate group of about 40 photographers, press, bloggers and journalists, we tested the new line of mirrorless cameras and video gear. I focused on the A7, A7r…

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