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What You Must Know About Full vs Crop Frame Sensors Before Choosing a Lens

Camera Settings, Photography, Photography Lenses • 48 Comments

You must be equipped with knowledge about crop frame and full frame sensors and lenses because not all lenses work on all DSLRs, even...

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Creative Jump Start: Shooting with Fisheye and Ultra Wide-Angle Lenses

Photography, Photography Lenses • 4 Comments

Seán Duggan is a fine art photographer, author, educator, and an Adobe Certified Photoshop Expert with extensive experience in both the...

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Filter Size Guide

Photography, Photography Lenses • One Comment

Filters are optional accessories that can either be screwed onto, dropped in front of, or dropped into lenses. They are usually made of...

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Prime Lens Basics and Why You Should Ditch Zoom Lens Photography

Photography, Photography Lenses • 33 Comments

Prime lenses are a not-so-secret weapon favored for their fast apertures, crisp detail, and creamy bokeh. Learn more about why you should...

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Nikon 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR Lens Review

Gear Reviews, Nikon, Photography Lenses • 18 Comments

How the Nikon 800mm f/5.6E super-telephoto lens started off rough for me but then quickly became one of the most impressive lenses I've...

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Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L II Lens Review

Canon, Gear Reviews, Photography Lenses • 2 Comments

We ran a sharpness test between the new Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L II lens vs the original Canon 24-70mm using the Edmund Optics Resolving Power...

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Review of the Canon 600mm f/4L IS II Lens

Canon, Gear Reviews, Photography, Photography Lenses

I paired the Canon 600mm f/4L IS II lens with the Canon 1D X DSLR and tested them out on some difficult bird photography. They did not...

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How to Use a Gimbal Head on a Super Telephoto Lens

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Super telephoto lenses require special treatment when it comes to tripod heads. Not just any tripod head will do. Learn to use gimbal-style...

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Introduction to Lens Adapters

Cinema Lenses, Photography, Photography Lenses, Videography

With the help of certain adapters, you can attach nearly any cinema or photography lens to cameras in a variety of mount types. Here is a...

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