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  • New Canon 1200mm lens f5.6

    by Aughty | 20th of April, 2009

    Final a lens I can't use is being product by Cannon. If you have to ask how much?, you can't afford it alone. Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens Review Welcome to the longest and perhaps the rarest full autofocus lens in the world - the Canon EF 1200mm f/5.6 L USM Lens.... More
  • The wonderful Minolta 100-300 F4.5-5.6 APO Best quality and value tele for your money.

    by Eppic | 19th of April, 2009

    Firstly a bit of background; I am primarily a landscape photog who does a fair bit of hiking and backpacking, so size and weight become important factors for me in my choice of lens. I don't do a whole lot of wildlife photography unless said wildlife is fairly still. Enter... More
  • Stock photography for Sony/ Minolta Users

    by Eppic | 19th of April, 2009

    A blog dedicated to my experiences using both Sony and Minolta and 3rd party lenses on my Sony DSLR's (A350 and A700). I hope to provide some insight into what kinds of newer as well as older lenses are good for stock photography. For example, this image below was taken... More
  • Back On Track

    by Brybry57 | 12th of April, 2009

    I just purchased my new lens, canon 70-200 f4L and I am ready to complete my goal of at least one file accepted a month and at least one submitted a week See Article
  • Bye-Bye Love, Bye-Bye happiness (Part 2)

    by Black-white | 17th of March, 2009

    The camera bag has been lost for nearly 20 days. The sad mood used to come and confuse my common living rhythm once I do some photography as usual. Apparently, photography has become my most important hobby and deeply affected my daily life. In fact, I immerse in photography... More
  • Bye-Bye Love, Bye-Bye Happiness (Part 1)

    by Black-white | 2nd of March, 2009

    I love camera, I love photography. I love microstock, I love Dreamstime. But, it became the darkest day yesterday. My camera bag lost thoroughly. It contained my lovely camera Fuji S3 Pro and the favorable lens Nikor 70mm-200mm. I am felling into the extreme sad mood. The... More
  • Nikkor 70-330mm Lens

    by Creativei | 12th of February, 2009

    Hi all, Now I have purchased a zoom lens for my Nikon D90, I opted for a Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5 More Details about this lens So tomorrow first time I will be using my camera outdoor, ( u guys know I just purchased my D90) I'm one of the media photographer to cover the... More
  • Some of my views to avoid equipment disaster.

    by Pardeep08 | 6th of February, 2009

    1. Most of the equipment disasters occur on the tripod. So make sure, that the tripod is properly balanced and you have the right tripod. 2. Strictly keep your Camera and other equipment out of reach of children. These are not their toys. 3. While taking shots, we often... More
  • My camera lens

    by Justmeyo | 29th of January, 2009

    I started again to upload photos and i am happy.Two months i took a "break". I say break between quotes because i did not wanted this break but i made a mistake and my camera was broken.I will tell you stupidity that I did to not do the same .My camera lens had a small,... More
  • The first accessory you need for your DSLR

    by Dcwcreations | 28th of January, 2009

    A camera to a photographer is many things. Most photographers have a loyalty to their cameras as if it was the best friend they ever had. But at it's very basic level it is a tool. A tool that we put through some very harsh conditions. We take them out in salt... More
  • dslr

    by ZrKnight | 6th of December, 2008

    Hello! As I said in message boards,I'm bought my first dslr-canon 1000d! With him I got 18-55 IS mm lens and 4 GB SD memory card. I will try to be more serious with photography,and I know that dslr is a great responsibility. Here's some of my pics: Bye! PS:I'm... More
  • Upgrading your Camera?

    by Mohanr | 23rd of November, 2008

    The Idea of upgrading my camera was disturbing me ever since Canon 5DMK2 was announced. In this time of recession I was trying to find some reasons against the upgrade, but all that is coming in my mind is in favor. finally I ended up writing this Blog Continue Reading Here.... More
  • Reverse Lens Photography

    by Telecast | 28th of October, 2008

    Reverse lens photography is a technique that allows you to achieve incredible magnification by using two regular lenses and a DSLR. Basically, a second lens, which is reversed and put in front of the lens on your camera, will magnify a small object beyond the range of either... More
  • What I Wish I Knew Before Going on Safari, Part 2

    by Charlesoutcalt | 20th of October, 2008

    Before I went on safari, I sought advice on what to take from every source I could find--discussion boards, books, friends who had done a lot of nature photography. . . Over and over, I was advised to take the longest lens I could, and to get a teleconverter to extend... More
  • Filters....

    by Jaboardm | 8th of August, 2008

    Now that you have saved your pennies and cashed out all of your sales to buy that lens you have been saving for, don't skimp on the filter. That is if you use filters. Photography is not a cheap hobby, and now that you've spent your hard earned money on a good lens do not... More
  • Things every Canon owner needs

    by Litifeta | 7th of August, 2008

    Regardless of whether you have a Rebel, or a 1Ds, there are certain things every Canon owner should have. Most of the consumer DSLRs are very good, a 400D or a 450D is a great choice for starting to shoot stock photography. There is no need to upgrade to the professional... More
  • Canon EF 70-200 F/4 L USM Review

    by MinervaStudio | 25th of June, 2008

    Canon 70-200 F/4 L is said to be one, if not THE, of the best lenses Canon ever produced. I've bought it a few days ago, and I can estabilish they talked well. This lens is AWESOME. The IS one is even better because of the stabilizer, but the optic scheme is the same. Let'... More
  • Choice of lens for the portrait.

    by Shaileshnanal | 10th of June, 2008

    You see a subject and fantastic background and u have a lens that is standard lens and zoom lens. Which one would u opt for. For tight head close up zoom lens is a must. But for head and shoulder portrait you can still use standard lens which has finer glass elements... More
  • My new macro lens is great!

    by Palabra | 9th of June, 2008

    I have a brand new 100mm macro lens and I'm so happy with it. Look how sharp: And see the details and the great bokeh: I couldn't resist to shoot the delicious new Dutch herring my husband brought home as well: More
  • Carl Zeiss Distagon 2.8/28mm

    by Fjord | 8th of June, 2008

    I have used this lens for serval months. I think it is very sharp and has a very high quality. But the most important is that it is very cheap and very light. I use this lens on 30D and 30V. When I use it on the 30V I must use a conversion ring which enable me use the CY... More

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