Cameras and Gear

Camera Comparison Charts for the Traveler – Compact, mirrorless, and all levels of DSLR. Check it out, if you’re browsing for a camera to buy.

Photography Gear Packing List – Machu Picchu

Introduction to Tripods

Introduction to Camera Lens Polarizing Filters


Learning Photography

Rule of Thirds. Perfect for any camera, including a phone – 10 Minutes to Better Photos!

Learning Travel Photography Basics

Best Travel Phone Apps – there are so many apps, but these are the ones I use most. An entire section for photography apps!

Save your Smartphone’s Battery Power – I see so many people who run low on phone battery for reasons like “it’s cold outside” or “I’m in the mountains without phone service”. Learn these easy tips, so you have plenty of power all day long.

Photography Travel Guides by Location


Italy Photography Guides

Pompeii, Italy – Come prepared and have a wonderful photography experience. Know what to bring and what can be left behind.


Peru Photography Guides

Machu Picchu, Peru – You’ve heard all about this UNESCO site and one of the 7 Wonders of the World. Maybe you’ve even visited before. Here’s a guide with a photographer’s eye in mind.

Ollantaytambo, Peru (near Machu Picchu) – A guide to this Incan stronghold.


Taiwan Photography Guides

Taipei, Taiwan – This island nation is a hidden gem. Don’t forget your camera!

Sun Moon Lake and Green Island, Taiwan – A hidden gem on the hidden gem island. Have a look at the photos in this post, and decide if you’d like to visit, too.