Reviews

Nikon D300S Review – A DSLR on the Cheap

Nikon D300S Review – A DSLR on the Cheap 2048 1560 Bershatsky

The point of this review is to see what can be done with an older and inexpensive DSLR and lens. The most expensive piece of equipment used in this review…

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Puyallup Spring Fair & Panasonic S1R and 24-105mm f/4

Puyallup Spring Fair & Panasonic S1R and 24-105mm f/4 2048 1076 Bershatsky

Even though the S1R is weather sealed, I used one of these: http://fotosharp.com/original_camera_rain_covers.html. It covered most of the camera, but not the lens when fully extended. Rain got on the…

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Weyerhaeuser Bonsai Museum and Rhododendron with the Fuji 16mm f/2.8 brief review.

Weyerhaeuser Bonsai Museum and Rhododendron with the Fuji 16mm f/2.8 brief review. 2048 1366 Bershatsky

Spring is happening, so it was a great time to get out and enjoy the sights. This was my first outing with the Fuji 16mm f/2.8 and while it’s a…

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Sony a9 and Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens Review – When Shooting Karate Events

Sony a9 and Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens Review – When Shooting Karate Events 1365 2048 Bershatsky

The karate school that I attend has over three hundred students. It’s a very busy school with classes every day of the week, belt tests quarterly (for those that have…

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The 2018 iPad Pro is a Pain in the iOS – review, tips, tricks, workarounds, and recommended apps.

The 2018 iPad Pro is a Pain in the iOS – review, tips, tricks, workarounds, and recommended apps. 2000 1499 Bershatsky

Why Even Get an iPad? That’s a great question, and one that I’m not even sure I have a good answer to. I guess it’s because it’s light weight, portable,…

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Nikon Z 6 and 35mm f/1.8 Z Review – Disney New Years Cruise

Nikon Z 6 and 35mm f/1.8 Z Review – Disney New Years Cruise 2048 1404 Bershatsky

Intro During the New Years holiday, my family and I went on a Disney cruise to the Caribbean. Throughout the holiday, I shot exclusively with the Nikon Z 6 and…

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Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 Review – South Beach Miami Day 2

Nikon Z 24-70mm f/4 Review – South Beach Miami Day 2 1363 2048 Bershatsky

This was my first outing with the Nikon Z6 and 24-70mm f/4 lens. It’s quite a decent kit lens, but I wouldn’t go out and buy it by itself. It’s…

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Cheap Camera Review – Fuji S5 Pro

Cheap Camera Review – Fuji S5 Pro 2048 1687 Bershatsky

One hundred and twenty bucks for a top of the line DSLR?!?!? Well, it was top of the line over eleven years ago. Now, you can buy them for little…

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Senior Photos and a Review of the Godox AD200

Senior Photos and a Review of the Godox AD200 2048 1341 Bershatsky

I was a better photographer a decade ago. Back then, cameras didn’t have as much dynamic range as the do now. Raw photo editing software couldn’t bring out all of…

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Skylum Aurora HDR 2019 Review

Skylum Aurora HDR 2019 Review 2048 1120 Bershatsky

During my email conversations with Skylum staff over the past couple of months, I was offered the opportunity to review their newest HDR software. Since I’m always looking for ways…

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Photolemur 3 Review

Photolemur 3 Review 2048 1280 Bershatsky

Photolemur 3 is an automated photo enhancement application with the goal of improving your images with little or no work on your part. To that end, it does work rather…

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GoPro Hero 6, GoPro Karma Grip, and Feiyu G6 Review

GoPro Hero 6, GoPro Karma Grip, and Feiyu G6 Review 2048 1080 Bershatsky

A video shot on my Panasonic GH5S reviewing the GoPro Hero 6, Karma Grip, and Feiyu G6. Sample footage and photos as well. Shot in 4K / 60p. https://youtu.be/899CqG56CdY

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