Monthly Archives: January 2015

“GAS” Gear Acquisition Syndrome

One of the things that is very difficult (in an age of marketing and advertisements) is to be satisfied with what we have specially when it comes to photography and cameras. They call this “GAS” (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) in which we are getting new cameras, lenses and equipment with the hope it will inspire us and help us become better photographers.   I was very much like this in the past. I would always be dissatisfied with the camera and lenses I owned and I felt that the next purchase would make me a better and more inspired photographer. I spent far too much on gear forums and camera rumour sites. I listed after the newest, shiniest and trendiest camera.   It happened with every camera. From my Nikon point and shoot, to my...