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The Lumix Diaries Kenya: Cleaning a Dusty Sensor

Cleaning a dusty sensor is quite easy. During our time here in Kenya we’ve traveled on some very dusty roads, and along the way I’ve been changing lenses now and again. In general, I try not to change lenses while in the field, especially in a place as dusty as Samburu National Reserve, but…

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Daniel Cox holding the Lumix GH4 with the new Olympus 40-150mm F/2.8 lens. Photo by Tanya Cox. Lumix FZ1000

What are The Lumix Diaries?

The Lumix Diaries are a compilation of travel adventures from around the world highlighting my experience with Panasonic Lumix cameras. I’ll be pushing my Lumix equipment to the limits, capturing stills and video, that convey interesting stories of travel and conservation. The Lumix line is young, but the benefits of the…

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Cheetah family, mother with two older cubs chasing a baby grants gazelle in Samburu National Reserve, Kenya

The Lumix Diaries 1/13/2015 Cheetah Chase

The first part of our adventure took us to the dry, brushy landscape of Samburu National Park. I’ve been here maybe a half dozen times and it’s always a wonderful place for many subjects, but especially elephants. This year has been no exception, but the highlight of our three days in Samburu was a cheetah chase…

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Orphaned elephants at the The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, elephant orphanage near Nairobi, Kenya

The Lumix Diaries Kenya 1/10/2015

Whenever we come to Kenya we like to give our guests a day to acclimate from the jet lag we all experience when traveling many times zones from home. So today we spent time at the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center, both places just outside of Nairobi. Most of the photography…

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My Lowepro Pro Roller 200 the very newest version filled with Lumix and Nikon cameras and lenses.

The Lumix Diaries Heads to Kenya

January 9, 2015 The Lumix Diaries begins 2015 in my favorite African country of Kenya. I’ve been coming to Kenya almost every year since 1991 and I never get tired of this wonderful country, its wildlife and its people. This adventure finds me even more entrenched in the Lumix system which I’ve…

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The Acoustic Letter host Tony Polecastro holding the phenomenal, Martin D-100 Deluxe a $91,000 celebration guitar currently onside at Music Villa in Bozeman, Montana

For the Love of Art and Music The $91,000.00US Martin D-100 Deluxe

For the Love of Art and Music The $91,000.00US Martin D-100 Deluxe. One of my other passions in life is music and guitars. Unfortunately, my first passion, photography, almost always keeps me so busy I have little time getting my guitar fix in. I recently met the owner of one of my favorite stores…

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Fellow Lumix Luminary Giulio Sciorio Talks In-depth About 4K Video

Fellow Lumix Luminary Giulio Sciorio Talks In-depth About 4K Video on the B&H YouTube channel. 4K is the newest and hottest technology on the market. Lumix Luminary Giulio Sciorio gives an overview of Panasonic’s 4K technology and how it is changing the photography world. This talk will answer how photographers…

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The new 40-150mm F/2.8 lens by Olympus.

Bill Millhouser Question About MFT Shutter Shock

Bill, Sorry for the delay in answering this question. Shutter shock is a strange issue that I’ve had a change of heart on after spending more time with my GH cameras. Quite simply, I’m not seeing it as I thought I had early on. That said, I do try to keep…

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Sony's A7 ll reviewed by one of my favorite online publications, the VERGE.

The VERGE Takes a Look at Sony’s New Mirrorless A7 ll

The VERGE takes a look at Sony’s new mirrorless A7 ll. One of my favorite online websites that reviews all things digital recently looked into the new Sony A7 ll. I couldn’t agree more with their less than enthusiastic look at this camera. I’ve handled the A7 ll and unfortunately…

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Nate MacKinnon takes off with the puck heading for the Saint Louis Blues goal tender. 8 megapixel frame pulled from Lumix LX100 in 4K Photo Mode

The Lumix Diaries LX100 Colorado Avalanche and Nate MacKinnon

The Lumix Diaries LX100 Colorado Avalanche and Nate MacKinnon. This past two weeks of the Christmas season has been a whirlwind of family activity. The gift of being together is better than anything I could ever imagine under the Christmas tree. Along with family comes the opportunity for lots of pictures but…

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