In 2018 Canon launched an updated EF 400mm f/2.8 that shaved 26% off the weight of the previous version, bringing it down to a relatively svelte 2840g. Ok, that’s still quite heavy, but it’s 1KG lighter than the 400mm f/2.8 L IS II, and 2.5KG lighter than...Read More
Category: Gear Check
Welcome to the Gear Check category of my blog where we'll be taking a close look at the camera gear that I use on a regular basis, as well as occasional reviews of a variety of equipment that interests me on a project to project basis. Don't forget to check out my in-depth Gear Guide for an up-to-date list of all my gear.
Latest Gear Check Posts
The BackLight Elite pack from MindShift Gear has a few unique features that I’ve never seen on photo packs before.Read More
During the initial development and testing stages of the new BackLight Elite photo pack from MindShift Gear, it had just one large removable camera insert. This standard insert is quite large. In fact it’ll hold a 600mm lens, so it’s as big as you could...Read More