Pacific Crest Trail 2017, backpack, sleeping bag and tent

I’m fairly confident I know what backpack, sleeping bag and tent to buy. I feel like I’ve concentrated too much on electronic equipment lately, and it’s been highlighted by the disastrous Samsung Galaxy Note 7 saga.  It is such a shame because I love that phone. I digress…

The ZPacks Altaplex is sort of a 1.5 man tent; I’m hoping that I’ll have room to fit camera equipment by my side. I’m quite tall (6ft3) so I doubt there’ll be much room by my feet.

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Comments restored

I’ve decided to move away from disqus as I prefer to manage everything myself. I’ve also seen a theme I’d quite like to modify, and it’s easier to adjust the theme if the comments are all in the same place as opposed to battling with the look of disqus. Continue reading “Comments restored”

Recent Sony camera news has been quite good

I don’t want to see a Sony a7rII replacement just yet, and I think the Sony a6500 is an interesting business choice for Sony to make. The Sony a6300 was recently released. I think they’ve chosen to respond to Fujifilm in an extremely aggressive manner, so it might make sense. Obviously it will irritate some customers that only just bought the Sony a6300, but you can’t win them all. Continue reading “Recent Sony camera news has been quite good”