Paul C. Buff Vagabond Lithium Extreme Review – by Guy Rhodes

vlx grey

East Chicago, Indiana-based photographer Guy Rhodes reviews Paul C. Buff’s Vagabond Lithium Extreme battery pack.

Louis Vuitton Cruise Collection – by Kendrick Brinson

Louis Vuitton Cruise Collection

L.A.-based photographer Kendrick Brinson photographed Louis Vuitton’s 2016 Cruise Collection in Palm Springs for the New York Times.

Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter Review – by John Lill

Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter

Seattle-based photographer John Lill reviews the Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter camera backpack.

Photo Brigade Podcast #76 with Gail Mooney

Gail Mooney

On this episode Robert chats with Gail Mooney, Chair of ASMP and a veteran travel photographer. We talk about her career shooting assignments for the likes of National Geographic Traveler, transitioning to video, and the importance of professional organizations like ASMP.

Lowepro ProTactic 450: The ‘Haul it All’ Option – by Zach D Roberts

Lowepro ProTactic 450

Photographer Zach D Roberts reviews the Lowepro ProTactic 450 backpack.

Dolby: Experiential Innovators – by David Walter Banks


L.A.-based photographer David Walter Banks shares photos of the Dolby Laboratories located in a small Hollywood theater.

Nikon 20mm f/1.8 G Review – by Nic Coury

Nikon 20mm

Monterey, California-based photographer Nic Coury reviews the Nikon 20mm f/1.8 G lens.

Gary Hershorn – Veteran Wire Shooter Moves to Flipboard

Gary Hershorn

Veteran wire shooter Gary Hershorn shares some of his most memorable assignments over the past 35 years shooting news, sports, and features for UPI and Reuters before he began working for Flipboard’s photography department in 2014.

Solar Portraits Myanmar – by Rubén Salgado Escudero

Light Up Myanmar

Myanmar-based documentary photographer Rubén Salgado Escudero is raising funds to purchase and distribute solar light systems for village households across Myanmar’s Dry Zone.

First impressions with the 50 MP Canon EOS 5DS – by Robert Seale


Houston-based photographer Robert Seale reviews the new Canon EOS 5DS.