Welcome Instagram Friends!

Scroll down to find links to all of my latest content on various platforms.

Shutter Muse is a photography website that I run. Here you will find all of my in-depth photography tutorials and gear reviews, as well as some content from other contributors. The feed below will give you links to the latest 5 articles on the site, but I’d love you to head to the homepage to check out the whole archive of free content on the site.

RSS Latest Posts On Shutter Muse

  • You can now (easily) buy some of my favourite photo gloves! July 20, 2019
    After exhaustive group testing, this photography glove was one of my favourites but it was very hard to buy. Now I have fixed that for you! Posted by Dan Carr on Shutter Muse
  • The 12 Million Dollar Tripod – Ends Tomorrow July 16, 2019
    The Kickstarter campaign for the Peak Design Travel Tripod has just two days left. If you want to secure this record-breaking tripod at a large discount over the eventual retail price, you must act now! Incredibly, at the time of writing this post the campaign has raised just shy of 12 million dollars, and it […]
  • Amazon Prime Day Deals Are Live! July 15, 2019
    Amazon’s annual Prime Day deals are now live and there’s plenty of camera deals to be had in there. This special event lasts for two days (July 15th and 16th) and products are available “while stocks last”. Also note that new products can get added throughout the two day sale, so check back a few […]
  • These Two Items Can Help You Get Wildlife Shots Like This July 5, 2019
    Wildlife photography is tough, but these two simple items can help improve your wildlife images and help to get you shots like this! Posted by Dan Carr on Shutter Muse
  • 9 Types of Photography Gloves and the Names I Gave Them July 4, 2019
    I spent months testing photography gloves this past winter in order to find the best ones for a variety of different scenarios and climates. The results of that huge test can be found in the the group test: Best Photography Gloves. You should check that post out if you want detailed reviews of specific gloves, […]

As well as writing what is generally longer content over on Shutter Muse, I also add content to my personal blog on this site on a weekly basis. The two most popular sections are the Behind the Shot series, which examines the tools and techniques used to create a particular image, and also the Gear Check series where I document the photo gear that I’m currently using for my work.

Gear Check: Canon EF 400mm f/2.8 L IS III

Gear Check: Canon EF 400mm f/2.8 L IS III

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 the original...

Cameras, lenses, lighting gear, tripods, filters and more…

Check out my in-depth gear guide to discover detailed information about the equipment that I use for my photographic adventures.

Discover What Dan Uses to Get the Shot