View Post

Review: Manfrotto MPIXI-B PIXI Mini Tripod

In Product Reviews by Jerad HillLeave a Comment

The Manfrotto Pixi is one of those pieces of camera gear you don’t take serious until you actually try it. I have some real legit tripods from Manfrotto, but I also know that they make some consumer level stuff that I wouldn’t have a use for. The Pixi Mini is a tripod that also acts as a handle for your camera. In a world where selfies and vlogging are a part of daily life, you need a lightweight tripod that …

Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA Lens Review

In Product Reviews by Jerad HillLeave a Comment

This is perhaps the most excited I have been waiting for a lens to arrive. The┬áSony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA Lens was released earlier this year and just now started shipping. My lens arrived and I got right to testing. One of the issues I have had with Sony is that the majority of the lenses available in FE format are f/4.0 aperture lenses. When I shot with Canon, I was used to my prime lenses offering as …

View Post

Sony DSC-QX30 Attachable SmartPhone Camera Review

In Product Reviews by Jerad HillLeave a Comment

The Sony DSC-QX30 is a compact camera with the built-in zoom that connects to your smartphone. It works with both iOS and Android devices. You can use it attached to your smartphone or unattached. Your phone becomes a viewfinder and menu for adjusting camera settings. When you take a photo, it’s automatically transferred to your phone so you can quickly share it on social media. In this video, I review the device and teach you how to use it.