Black friday is coming

Black Friday is extremely close and I should be buying quite a lot of camping equipment then. I’m only about five months away from attempting to hike 2650+ miles across the Pacific Crest Trail in 2017.

I have recently discovered a great third party battery for Sony cameras. Please check out the RAVPower NP-FW50 batteries. They come in packs of two, complete with a charger, all for £20. Apparently the charger doesn’t charge native Sony batteries, but the RAVPower NP-FW50 batteries still seem like a great buy even if you don’t use the charger. Continue reading “Black friday is coming”

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”