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Photography Equipment

The camera is just the beginning of the equipment used in photography. Here you will find information on lenses, flashes, tripods, and camera cases as well as a glossary of equipment terms
  1. Equipment Care (7)
  2. Equipment Reviews (39)
  3. Photography Gifts (3)
  4. Do It Yourself (11)

All About Memory Cards
Memory cards are small devices for storing data. They are most widely used in cameras and MP3 players. Some common types of memory cards are: compact flash, MMC, SD (secure digital), memory stick, and micro SD. While some memory card types are more popular than others, each manufacturer tends to use one type.

Basic Photography Equipment to Carry
Information and discussion on what camera equipment is needed to handle a wide variety of photographic situations.

Camera Profile: Pentax K-7
Camera Profile: Pentax K-7

Explanation of Lens Abbreviations
Explanation of abbreviations on camera lenses

Fill Flash
A photography lesson on using fill flash in photography

Flying With Your Camera
A nice article on flying with your camera from About.com's Guide to Digital Cameras, Michael Carr.

Images Showing Differences in Lens MM rankings
A gallery of images taken with different lens lengths

My First Camera - About Photography Readers Remember Their Fi…
My First Camera - About Photography Readers Remember Their First Cameras

Using Reflectors in Photography
A quick photography lesson on using reflectors in photography.

Worst 5 Mistakes when Buying a Digital Camera
A nice list from our Cameras Guide about the worst mistakes you can make when shopping for a digital camera.

Review of the Rogue Grid 3-in-1 Honeycomb Flash from ExpoImaging
Review of the Rogue Grid 3-in-1 Honeycomb Flash from ExpoImaging

Top 5 Father's Day Gifts for Photographers
Need a Father's Day gift for a photographer? These top picks are sure catch the eye of your shutterbug dad.

What is Expired Film?
Quick and easy explanation of what expired film means

Review of Eye-Fi Mobile x2 Wireless Memory Card
Review of the Eye-Fi Wireless Memory Card, version Mobile x2

Review of Datacolor's Spyder4 Express Color Calibration System
Review of Datacolor's Spyder4 Express Color Calibration System

How a Digital Camera Works Video
Ever wonder what happens inside your digital camera? This video from Lexar shows you how your subject becomes a digital photo.

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