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Vanguard ALTA ACCESS 33X Review by Mark Miller
My friends over at Vanguard were kind enough to send me the new Alta Access 33X messenger bag to try out. Typically I like to use a backpack style bag for my gear but one of the features of this messenger is that you can configure it to work as both. It's a good looking bag and...Read more
Vanguard Wins TIPA Award for Best Tripod and Best Camera Bag
Binoculars. They all look basically the same, the manufacturers use similar marketing selling points and they come with a long list of industry jargon and numbers that have little meaning. It’s no wonder why many people find sporting optics to be confusing. For most of history, hunters made decisions about what binoculars to purchase based...Read more
Pro Quality in a Mirrorless: The Fujifilm X-H1
By Tamara WilmIt’s fair to say that mirrorless has come a long way since it first debuted. Perhaps no recent camera demonstrates this better than Fujifilm’s new X-H1 Mirrorless Digital Camera. Let’s check out why it takes mirrorless beyond convenience and into the world of the professional.Part of Fujifilm’s popular X Series, the X-H1 has...Read more
‘All creatures great and small’ Wildlife Photo Competition
Vanguard is thrilled to be hosting a joint wildlife photography competition in collaboration with Vanguard Professional Jason Wharam, an African Wildlife Photographer and registered Safari Guide.ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALLPrizes worth over £800 up for grabs!We are looking for photographs that depict wild animals in their natural habitat, fitting into either of these competition categories...Read more
Dave Zdanowicz book 'More Yorkshire in Photographs'
Dave Zdanowicz is proud to be a Vanguard Pro, his latest book, ' More Yorkshire in Photographs', is flying off the shelves. This is the second instalment in the series. The book contains over 120 images taken on various adventures across Yorkshire over the past couple of years.Born and raised in Bradford, West Yorkshire, Dave is...Read more
And the winner is....
The votes have been totted and I can announce the winner of our incredibly popular Wildlife Photography Competition as Misty Morning Take Off by Sue Hartley! Misty morning take off Congratulations Sue you've won a fantastic new VEO 2 235CB Carbon Fibre travel tripod with ball head worth £200.Many thanks to everyone who entered our competition -...Read more
Choose your winner! Photo Competition shortlist
We ran a Wildlife Photographic Competition to celebrate Vanguard attending BirdFair 2017 and the launch of our new VEO 2 Travel Tripods! The prize is an amazing VEO 2 235CB Carbon Fibre travel tripod worth £200.We had so many entries of an excellent standard that it's taken us this long to draft the final shortlist. Thank you to...Read more
Have you got what it takes to win our Photo Competition?
To celebrate Vanguard attending BirdFair again this year and the launch of our new VEO 2 Travel Tripods, we're running a photo competition!The prize is an amazing VEO 2 235CB Carbon Fibre travel tripod with ball-head, worth £200. Send in your best bird photo(s) or wildlife photo(s) with a short description of what the photo...Read more
Jason Wharam - The Art of the Conservation Photographer
Jason Wharam is an African wildlife photographer and qualified safari guide now based in Surrey. He has received multiple industry awards for his work and if often called upon as a photography judge or wildlife speaker. He first discovered his love of photography on a safari in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. One of his guests...Read more