For the most engaging content, you need kit that keeps up with your creativity. Rosie and Eletrico travel light and shoot with gear that doesn't weigh them down yet is intuitive and responsive, allowing them to create incredible work when inspiration strikes.
Rosie uses the pocket-sized Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II (now succeeded by the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III
), her powerful, portable companion for unleashing ideas while on the move. She also uses a Canon EOS 200D (now succeeded by the Canon EOS 250D
), a remarkably compact and lightweight DSLR perfect for use in both a home studio
and out and about. "Keeping pace with fast-moving action can be a challenge," says Rosie. "But my EOS 200D is wonderfully responsive, especially when it comes to autofocus
For lenses, Rosie relies on the Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM
for its incredibly tight depth of field, and the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM (now succeeded in the EF lineup by the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM
) for the versatility of a zoom lens with no compromise in image quality.
Eletrico, meanwhile, favours the compact yet powerful Canon EOS M50 Mark II
paired with the ultra-versatile Canon EF-M 18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM
lens. The combination has surpassed his demanding expectations for just about every shooting scenario.
Inspired by these creative techniques? Watch Eletrico's tips for better shots
on TikTok and then have a go at adding some fun effects to your own images. Share the results with the hashtag #FreeYourStory and tag @canonemea
Written by Matthew Richards