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Review: Sony NEX-3NL/B Compact Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera Kit – Part 2

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For me, size is a big issue. I like smaller cameras because it makes life easier. I do a lot of rural and urban exploration. I spend a lot of time with a camera in my hand or strapped to me for those long hikes. I think full-framed camera rigs are … [Read more...]

Review: Sony NEX-3NL/B Compact Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera Kit – Part 1

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About a year ago I decided it was time to move out of the point-n-shot cameras and back into the SLR cameras. After some research, I decided that since I couldn’t afford a full body rig and I like the small compact size of the Mirrorless camera … [Read more...]

Abandoned Dairy Freeze in Carl’s Corner, Texas

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Back in January I made short road trip Waxahachie, Texas to pick up some parts for my 1982 K5 Blazer from salvage yard that was parting one out. After the trip, I decided to do a little exploring as far south as Hillsboro. Although I didn’t get as … [Read more...]

Lowepro Photo Sport Sling 100 AW Backpack

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Recently I went on a trip where I had to have all my photography gear with me at all times. I couldn’t leave it in a car and run back for different lenses. That meant had to carry three or four different lens, extra SD cards, and cleaning gear. As … [Read more...]

Danger High Pressure Stay Back–Rusty Old Pipe

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Last week was a rough one. Between working nine days straight and using my free time prepping for family coming into town and leaving for vacation, I have been neglecting articles on all of my sites. Now that I am on vacation, I can catch up on my … [Read more...]

Abandoned Building Near Gunter, Texas

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Almost two months ago I had to run up to Denton to get some more transcripts from UNT for a job prospect.  Afterwards, I did a little exploring off 287. I took it as far as Sherman. I found several places worth stopping and several old farm roads … [Read more...]

Abandoned Grain Elevator and Silos in Megargel, Texas

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During my photo trips I am always on the look out for side trips and other abandoned vehicles and buildings. One of the unplanned stops I had to take was in the town in Megargel, Texas. About the Abandoned Grain Elevator and Silos in Megargel, … [Read more...]

Great News! Sony a7 Full-Frame 24.3 MP Camera Price Drop

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Recently Sony drop their prices on the Sony a7 Full-Frame 24.3 MP Camera. They dropped the price by $200 by most vendors. Amazon has dropped the price on the Sony a7K Full-Frame 24.3 MP Interchangeable Digital Lens Camera with 28-70mm Lens as well. … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farmhouse Near Gunter, Texas

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While out on one of my random points on the map rural exploration trips I came across this old farmhouse set back off the highway hiding behind the trees. Abandoned Farmhouse Near Gunter, Texas This beautiful abandoned farmhouse was found off … [Read more...]

Adobe Lightroom Mobile is now available for iPad

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Just a few days ago Adobe announced that you can use Adobe Lightroom Mobile on your iPad. Why Go Mobile with Your Photography? As the needs and usefulness of tablets and smart phones grow, so does the need for better software or software that … [Read more...]

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