I’ve always passed on 35mm prime lenses. On paper, they always seemed too close to what I could already capture with my phones or what’s duplicated in my 24-70mm professional zoom lenses. It turns out, I didn’t know what I was missing until I tried out the Tamron SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD lens.
You have a shiny new (or used) Nikon camera, and now you need a shiny new (or used) lens to go with it.
The question is, what are the best nikon lenses for beginners?
I felt like a real photographer the first time I purchased my own nifty fifty lens. It’s a quintessential piece of photography equipment, but it’s also a fairly confusing piece of equipment if you don’t know what you’re doing with it.
That’s why we are outlining 5 ways you can become a pro with your 50mm lens with our comprehensive 50mm lens tips.
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Whether you’re a relative newcomer to the world of telephoto photography or you’re a seasoned pro, there’s always room for upgrading your glass to something a little better with more features and capabilities.
Of course, brand-new Canon telephoto lenses can be very, very pricey. So the question of “where to buy cheap Canon lenses?” is likely on your mind.
In this Canon lens guide, we’ll review four Canon telephoto lenses for every budget that perform well, have tons of features, and are highly rated by Canon shooters.
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If you’re a landscape photographer, then your least and most favorite photography accessory is probably your wide-angle lens.
Why, you ask?
Wide-angle lenses are phenomenal at bringing the viewer into a picture and creating epic stories. But all of the strengths of a wide-angle lens are also all of its weaknesses – distortion and vignetting among them.
If you have found yourself frantically searching “how to use a wide-angle lens” in the middle of a far-flung photoshoot, then this article is probably for you!
I think telephoto lenses get a bad reputation sometimes… I mean, some people think that they’re only for things like sports or wildlife photography. Other folks might dismiss a telephoto zoom as being less than optimal because zooms are never as sharp as primes, right?
And while that might be true, it doesn’t mean that a telephoto zoom lens isn’t a fantastic investment. In this article, I’d like to convince you of the benefits of a telephoto lens and why a telephoto lens should be counted among the lenses every photographer needs. Let’s get started!
There’s a viral video floating around that appears shows a photographer accidentally dropping what looks like a Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS lens into a swimming pool while crouched at the edge.