Ecuador and Peru – 2005

In July of 2005 my wife an I went to Ecuador and Peru. We didn’t have much time (less than 4 weeks), but we managed to squeeze in everything we wanted to see in that time. I’ll outline our thoughts about this area and what we did. Same as always, I recommend seeing this part …

Nikon Speedlight SB-600

My wife gave me the Nikon SB-600 as a birthday present the other day. I have to say, I wasn’t sure I wanted a flash at this point in my photography career (or lack of one), but I am quite impressed with this little device. Check out the product page at Nikon. Check out the …

Nikon 18-200mm VR Lens

This lens was one of the reasons I went with Nikon in the first place. I thought it was the perfect travel lens and I was right. It is so versatile that it covers you off in most situations, plus it has the added vibration reduction feature to save you a few photos from the …

Sigma 10-20mm 4-5.6D Lens

This is the first lens I ever bought. I bought the D70s body and then purchased this lens at the same time. I have to say it has treated me very well. This a very wide angle lense and has let me capture quite a few moments. It is half the price of the Nikon …

Tours Versus Backpacking

The age old debate amongst travellers. The backpackers do it there way and believe they are the only true travellers. The tour company people just want the simple holiday and not waste time trying to figure out how to get from point A to point B. I married a “tour girl”, my first trip on …