Tags: Experience Report, Lens Review

Blue-winged Warbler | FujiFilm X-T2 | Fujinon XF100-400mmF4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR @ 400 mm | f/5.6 | ISO 12800

Fujinon XF100-400mmF4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR

I have rented this lens three times to use for birding photography. I have always admired Ray Hennessey’s wildlife photography from afar, but earlier this year, I booked a few of his anytime bird photography workshops. During the spring migration of Warblers, I reserved several dates that worked with my schedule and Ray introduced me…

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Sony α7s + Sony FE 25-70mm F4 ZA OSS @ 70mm, ISO 320, 1/80 at f/4.0

Sony α7s + Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70 mm F4 ZA OSS

Over the last year, I’ve rented a few compact interchangeable lens camera systems. Some were µ 4/3 and some were APS-C. Some felt just right, and some felt too small. None were full-frame (35mm FF format). I don’t care much about the debate over full-frame versus APS-C sensor size etc. What I want to know…

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Saturday 5 July, 2014 | Olympus E-M1 | 1/1000 sec | ISO 200 | Lumix G X Vario 12-35mmF2.8 II ASPH | F3.2

Olympus OM-D E-M1 + Lumix G X Vario 12-35mmF2.8 II ASPH

I took advantage of an borrowlenses.com Independence Day deal to rent an Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Lumix G X Vario 12-35mmF2.8 II ASPH zoom lens (Equivalent to 24-70mm). Starting July 1st, over 6 days, I used the camera and lens in various situations. I loved the kit and didn’t want to send it back. It…

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