Category: Gear Reviews

My preliminary thoughts on the Alps Mountaineering (Chaos II )-2 Man Tent

Sometimes one picks up an activity out of curiosity and pretty soon it dawns that this activity engrosses you to such an extent that it becomes an integral part of the life. Hiking/Trekking is one such activity that has happened to me, though I picked it up quite late yet am drawn to it in

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My review of the Sunwayman T20 CS Flashlight

Road trips or hikes, one of the critical component of any of these is the hand held flashlight. It is of utmost important that this accessory be capable & competent to fulfill any requirement that it is thrust upon during the activity. Today I would be speaking about the flashlight that I have been using

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My review of the Digi Cabi Dehumidifier

One of the critical points of owning and maintaining photographic gear which in themselves are quite expensive is safeguarding them from fungus attacks. The hazards of living in coastal region is the high level of humidity which is the persecutor to fungus growth. When exposed to moisture or high humidity, the fungus easily manifests on

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My Review of the Vanguard Quovio 66 Camera Backpack

When photography is a passion or a profession, the medium that is used to keep all the super expensive gear safely during travel, on shoots or on treks bears an equal if not higher consideration as is the exercise on what gear is to be selected for the shoot. As one progresses on this pursuit,

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My review of Lowepro Pro-Trekker 450 AW Photography Bag

When photography is a passion or a profession, the medium that is used to keep all the super expensive gear safely during travel, on shoots or on treks bears an equal if not higher consideration as is the exercise on what gear is to be selected for the shoot. For three years now, I have

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Graduated Neutral Density Filters

For those who are into landscape photography, there is something which is a very important asset in their gear accessory known by the name Graduated Neutral Density (ND) Filters

WIMBERLY WH 200 (Ver II) Gimbal Head for tripods – Review

Photography is a passion as well as a profession for many. Whatever bracket you place it in, photography imparts a sense of fulfillment and connect with the world around us in a very intimate sort of way. Now photography is done using a wide plethora of gears and amongst this the tripod plays an important

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Snow chain : my review of the SCC super Z6 cable chain

If one lives in an area where snowfall is a possibility or is of that breed who believe in taking their RIDE to the Northern/Northeastern part of our country during the winter months, then we need to be prepared for winter driving conditions. That means having set of tire chains that will help one to

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LOWA TIBET GTX REVIEW

Our feet are incredibly complex. The foot balances support absorbs shock and helps maintain cooling; in return the demands on footwear are equally complex. Hence the design of the footwear has to begin with the foot itself. I have been a late starter in pursuing my passion for trekking in mountainous terrain and my initial

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