David Kingham Photography Blog

Do you follow your dreams? What If Money Didn't Matter? These are the questions I ask myself everyday as I live out my dream. On this blog I document my journeys along the way. Whether that be trip reports of chasing dramatic light in beautiful locations, giving tips and tricks to budding photographers, or teaching my passion of the night sky in my Night Photography Workshops.

The Ultimate Lightweight Camera for Night Photography

April 01, 2014
A big thank you to BorrowLenses for sending me these camera bodies to test out! Weight, the enemy of every hiker and backpacker. I spend my days hiking to remote...
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A Year On The Road

March 31, 2014
If you're an avid follower of my facebook page you know that I have left the comfort of civilization to embark on a journey of self exploration, and a photographic explor...
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Expert Shield Camera Screen Protector Review

March 05, 2014
I've tried many different screen protectors over the years and have been terribly disappointed by them all. The terrible plastic covers that come with Nikons are a joke,...
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Review of Tiffen Double Fog Filter

January 05, 2014
Previously I showed how to achieve this effect in Photoshop: Fog Filter Effect for Stars in Photoshop, I finally got around to buying the physical fog filter from Tiffen,...
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How I Completely Changed My Life In 1 Year - Year 2

December 31, 2013
This time last year I wrote the blog post How I completely changed my life in 1 year. Here I am a year later and I'm shocked to look back and see how much has changed aga...
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Review of Nikon 14-24 f/2.8 for Night Photography

December 11, 2013
As if another review of the venerable Nikon 14-24 f/2.8 was really necessary. Everyone knows this is the best wide angle lens ever made. I wanted to show something more s...
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Canon 6D vs. Nikon D600 High ISO Night Photography

November 25, 2013
For the price the Canon 6D and the Nikon D600 are the best cameras for night photography hands down, you can't go wrong with either. I felt it was time to put them head t...
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35mm f/1.4 Lenses Compared for Night Photography

November 17, 2013
In a previous post The Best Lenses for Night Photography I highly recommended Rokinon lenses due to their lack of coma and low price. With the recent release of the Sigma...
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Astronomy Photographer of the Year Book Available

November 15, 2013
I received my advance copy of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year book earlier this month, and let me tell you, this is a must have coffee table book! The layout and i...
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Review of MindShift Gear Rotation 180 Pro Backpack

November 02, 2013
For the past 6 months I have been using the MindShift rotation180° Professional as my main day hiking pack. Prior to this I was using an f-stop Loka. Both of these packs...
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