Well, I finally did it. In the name of both frugality and minimalism (and maybe a little thinking ahead), I decided to officially buy into a camera system that is significantly smaller, lighter and easier to carry with me than my current – and much-beloved, Nikon-based camera system.
Everybody likes getting new stuff. It was not easy to press that ‘Buy Now’ button for my new (to me) photography equipment, though.
Imagine for a moment working with a particular brand or type of equipment for years and years, and one day making the decision to sell it all. The reasons for my switch are in my best interest, but still, letting go of the equipment that I’ve used, practiced with and know so well is still a bitter-sweet moment. [Read more…]