With the advent of cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix GH3 and Olympus’ OM-D E-M5 and the new OM-D E-M1, we have finally witnessed the realization of professional level mirrorless camera systems, complete with weather sealing.  But as MC Contributor and Hybrid Photography Pioneer Will Crockett (HybridPhoto.PRO) will tell you, “weather resistant” does not mean “weather proof.”  In the video above, Coach Crockett explains some easy and inexpensive ways to protect your camera gear, even in the harshest of Polar Vortexes. Will Writes… The Lumix GH3 is promoted as a “weather sealed” camera and includes a few of the lenses [More]
ThinkTank are one of the premier manufacturers of Camera Bags and Cases on the planet today, and they have just released a new line of camera bags designed specifically for mirrorless cameras called “Mirrorless Movers.” In the video above, MC Contributor and Hybrid Photography Pioneer Will Crockett (DiscoverMirrorless.com) introduces the new line. Win a ThinkTank Mirrorless Mover Camera Bag! Will Crockett is giving away several ThinkTank Mirrorless Mover bags to people who buy his new streaming video, “The ABCs of LEDs.”  We highly recommend the video.  It’s only $9.99 to watch and it’s absolutely chock full of info you’ll need [More]
Griffin Hammond of Indy Mogul is packing his bags and headin’ off to Texas for the South by Southwest Film Festival, and he discusses which camera bags he likes to take along for Run and Gun Filming. As a videographer, he’ll typically pack his Panasonic Lumix GH3 and/or Panasonic Lumix GH2, Lenses, Audio Recorders like the Zoom H4n, Microphones, a GoPro Hero3 Action Cam, SDHC Memory Cards and more – so he needs bags with a lot of room and versatility (Don’t we all). Griffin does an excellent job discussing the options, from the cheap-o Kmart camcorder and DSLR bags [More]
PhotographyLife.com posted a nice review of the ThinkTank Airport Security V2 Camera Bag. Here’s some highlights of the review: General Information and Dimensions Features Meets USA domestic airlines’ carry-on size requirements TSA approved combination lock secures the main compartment Security lock and cable built in to the frame Security ID plate and unique serial number Holds pro-DSLR and super telephoto lenses up to 600mm Emergency shoulder straps for occasionally carrying the bag as a backpack Front stretch pocket holds an optional case for 15″ or 17″ laptops Optional low divider set allows for up to 17″ laptop to fit inside [More]
MC Contributor Giulio Sciorio (SmallCameraBigPicture.com) takes a quick look at the Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 35 2.0 and the Street Walker.  Think Tank is one of our favorite camera bag manufacturers, and we love the quality of their work and all the little details that are out into each bag.(View Post on SCBP) Get the Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 35 2.0 and the Think Tank Street Walker Here