Commelina erecta with iPhone 6s

I’m still hesitant to post many images with the camera phone, but there is an app called Camera+ which has a dedicated macro mode. I’m still amazed at the sharpness of this camera phone with this app in macro mode. I still had to burn down some highlights in Photoshop, but this image is very…

The Eyeshade

I  finally did a good search in the B&H Photo store and found  ‘The Eyeshade’  made by Vello. This item is also known as a ‘rubber eyecup’, but ‘eyeshade’ is yet another concept. There is the regular rubberised ‘eyepiece’ which comes when you buy the camera. It is flat and can protect your glasses if…

A new monopod: The Kullman Monofix

The Cullmann Monofix Monopod with Ballhead  I meant to show you the new mini monopod I purchased about a month ago: the Cullmann Monofix Monopod with Ballhead. I researched this monopod extensively because I needed a monopod which measured at least one foot long to lessen my carry load when out for long and far…