About Paul Skidmore

Paul is an avid traveler and photography who has visited such far-flung destinations as Antarctica, Greenland, and Svalbard. His passion for creative writing started at an early age when reading works by J.R.R. Tolkien.

Website: http://www.haveyoupackedthecamera.com
Paul has written 149 articles so far, you can find them below.

7 Best Binoculars Under $100

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A quality pair of binoculars is a must-have accessory for the avid wildlife photographer. If you enjoy exploring outdoors and capturing wildlife in its natural habitat, a pair of high-quality binoculars helps greatly. But top-end options can be pretty expensive. If you can’t or don’t want to shell out hundreds of dollars, it is possible

Tamron 17-35mm f/2.8-4 Di OSD: A Fantastic Lens for Wide-Angle Photography

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Tamron has a diverse range of lenses for multiple DSLR systems. Here, we look specifically at the Tamron 17-35mm f/2.8-4 Di OSD – a superb wide-angle lens that offers fantastic image quality and great functionality. If you want to improve your landscape and outdoor photography, the focal length of 17-35mm is certainly a great choice.

6 Best Doorbell Cameras

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Home security is of the utmost importance. Everyone has a right to feel safe in their own home. Furthermore, when we go out to work, socializing, or on holiday, we want peace of mind. A doorbell camera is a handy device that can provide this extra security. A doorbell camera is essentially a standard doorbell,

Fujifilm X-T20: A Powerful Mirrorless Camera with Upgraded Sensor and Processor

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The Fujifilm X series of mirrorless cameras offer a wide range of versatile devices for different uses. The Fujifilm X-T10, for example, is a great entry-level model, suitable for beginners. In this review, we look at the Fujifilm X-T20, however – a mid-range mirrorless camera. As you will see, this device has some superb features

Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II USM: A Portable Telephoto Lens with Consistent Aperture

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Canon has created an amazing range of telephoto lenses. The characteristic white, red, and black design of the L-series telephoto lenses is instantly recognizable. One particular lens in this range is the epic Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II USM. This telephoto zoom lens offers a great mix of portability, combined with brilliant image quality,