Report: “Sonoma Coast” AVA expected in 2019

In 2017, "Petaluma Gap" became an official AVA (American Viticultural Area), which means labels could be designated from the region, further broadening the styles and appeal of wines from the Sonoma region. On its heals it's soon expected that Sonoma will get yet another AVA designation. Bloomberg reports this AVA will...
Panasonic GH5 with Metabones Speedbooster

GH5 On Location: How good is Panasonic’s flagship mirrorless camera for shooting travel videos?

TL;DR The Panasonic GH5 mirrorless camera remains Clinton Stark's top pick for shooting travel videos. Its compact design, outstanding 10-bit 4:2:2 codec and image quality, high-performance IBIS, dual SD card slots, variable frame rate options, and robust build make it a camera worth considering for your next trip. I recently...

Canon EOS R Mirrorless Full-Frame: Can it succeed against Nikon Z6, Panasonic GH5, Sony A7 III?

UPDATE 09.16.2018: My pre-order is in. Canon EOS R it is. I'm not convinced it will replace the GH5 as our standard bearer for Stark Insider videos, but that 30MP sensor (5D Mark IV) with DPAF in a compact body is pretty tantalizing. Plus, it's one thing to actually...

In Photos: A most perfectly delicious Taste of Sonoma

Thanks to a diverse number of wineries (125), comfortable weather, and a welcoming new venue, this marquee Sonoma event is increasingly one not to miss.
Waking Up the Vatican tour photos and videos

Travel Tips: How to take photos and videos inside the Sistine Chapel while touring the Vatican in Rome, Italy

This quick travel hack explains how you can get around the usual rules and be allowed to shoot photos and videos without restrictions in the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican in Rome, Italy. Note: unfortunately it does come at a cost. Planning on touring the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel? First...

Watch: So You Think You Can Dance? (Suspiria Edition)

I'm loving the look of the upcoming season of So You Think You Can Dance? Admittedly, the new format might take some getting used to given the unconventional, non-studio setting. Still I think the producers did a smart thing giving the show a fresh coat of paint. Or maybe better to...
Preview: Apple Watch Series 4

Apple Watch Series 4 looks to further extend market lead – less bezel, more screen and (helpful) complications

Apple's design ethos is leading the way. Google's Pixel Watch has a lot of catching up to do.
Stark Insider - Loni Dancing on Sushi Roll