Brunei is more likely to conjure images of oil fields and grand mosques, but the tiny sultanate is also home to some of Southeast Asia’s most surprising dive sites. Wreck lovers and macro enthusiasts have plenty to occupy them, with numerous shipwrecks and a plethora of tiny critters to choose from. On some deep dives [...]
Every year, for no more than three weeks, drift ice gathers in Shiretoko National Park in Hokkaido, Japan, to make ice diving possible. And under them, sea angels can be found. These tiny swimming sea slugs live at a depth of 200 metres in the Sea of Okhotsk from spring to autumn. In winter, they [...]
As a professional photographer travelling extensively throughout the year, I have to rely heavily on the gear I am taking. I depend on my camera to realise what’s in my mind’s eye – no matter how tough the going gets.  Ever since the arrival of the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, I have been an [...]
As a long-time user of Canon’s DSLRs, I’ve become accustomed to cameras with ultra-fast autofocus and great image quality even at higher ISOs. So I was very excited to hear about the PowerShot G1 X Mark III, Canon’s flagship compact camera boasting class-leading specifications such as a 24-megapixel APS-C sized CMOS image sensor and Dual [...]
As a professional photographer, I’m always trying to push the envelope, so I need a camera that helps me realise my creative vision. Canon’s flagship DSLR, the EOS-1DX Mark II, has proven that it can deliver. Underwater photography presents tremendous challenges for any camera: Some fish may be tiny and blend perfectly into their surroundings, [...]
As an underwater photographer, autofocus speed and accuracy are vital qualities to consider when purchasing a camera. So when Canon introduced the PowerShot G1 X Mark III, the first compact to feature the Dual Pixel CMOS AF system from its DSLR line, I was intrigued to know if this pocket-sized camera would be fast enough [...]