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A Review of the Tamron SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD Lens

A Review of the Tamron SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD Lens

Tamron has been killing it with their lens releases in the last few years, undercutting the prices of first party manufacturers by significant amounts while still providing high optical quality and performance that have led to an increasing presence in the professional segment. This great review takes a look at the Tamron SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD lens for Canon and Nikon DSLRs.

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A Second Look at the Canon EOS RP

A Second Look at the Canon EOS RP

It’s been seven months since the Canon EOS RP has been out in the market. While most others are looking at the performance of the camera in a general sense, I put it to the test and tried to find the right context for such a camera.

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A Review of the Godox V1 Flash

A Review of the Godox V1 Flash

Godox is well known for producing affordable, high quality lights that a lot of photographers are quite fond of. The Godox V1 is their entry into the round head speedlight market, and it has captured the attention of a lot of photographers, particularly in the face of the much more expensive Profoto A1. Is it the right speedlight for you? This great review will answer that question.

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Cheap Versus Expensive Prime Lens: Can You Tell the Difference?

Cheap Versus Expensive Prime Lens: Can You Tell the Difference?

The price range of camera lenses goes from very affordable to so expensive that you cant fathom a need to buy it in any business-like sense. In this video, I compare a budget lens to a reasonably expensive prime lens.

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Fstoppers Reviews the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Lens

Fstoppers Reviews the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Lens

On the back of producing the world’s best-selling lens, Tamron has released a piece of glass that got me incredibly excited: the 17-28mm f/2.8 for Sony full-frame cameras. I’ve tested this lens extensively on both jobs and personal projects over the course of a month, and hopefully, I can now tell you whether you should buy this lens or not.

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A Look at Sony’s Premium RX100 VII Camera

A Look at Sony's Premium RX100 VII Camera

The Sony RX 100 VII is the latest entry into the company’s line of premium point and shoot cameras, and with it comes a plethora of features for photographers and videographers alike. This great video review takes a look at the video features of the camera to help you decide if you should consider adding it to your kit.

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How to Create Multiple Lighting Setups With an RGB LED Light

How to Create Multiple Lighting Setups With an RGB LED Light

As high quality RGB Led light panels become cheaper and more compact, more and more photographers and videographers are finding just how useful these little lights can be. In this video, I compare the new Falcon Eyes Pocketlite F7 light to my favorite RGB light panel as we explore a few unique lighting setups any photographer can create on the fly.

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An Evening with Jay Maisel as Jay Myself

An Evening with Jay Maisel as Jay Myself

Are you like me? Do you look for entertainment with some elements related to photography and is more than merely “behind the scenes” or “how to type” of videos? Something that provides a different insight into photography and the photographers who create world-class images? If so then perhaps, or maybe not, the documentary “Jay Myself” is for you.

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Fstoppers Reviews the Haida M15 150mm Magnetic Filter Holder System

Fstoppers Reviews the Haida M15 150mm Magnetic Filter Holder System

With extreme wide-angle lenses on the market from all the major players now that don’t accept screw-in filters, filter manufacturers have stepped up their offerings with larger filter holders and dedicated attachment rings. One such offering is Haida’s M15 Magnetic Filter Holder.

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A Review of Sigma’s 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

A Review of Sigma's 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

Traditionally, the most extreme supertelephoto lenses have mostly remained the purview of first-party manufacturers aside from a few exceptions, but Sigma recently dipped its toes back into the waters with the 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens. Can it keep up with Canon and Nikon’s variants? This great review will answer that question for you.

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Shooting Low-Light Environmental Portraits of a Ballerina with a Sony a7R IV Right out of the Box

Shooting Low-Light Environmental Portraits of a Ballerina with a Sony a7R IV Right out of the Box

New gear always excites any photographer like a kid gifted with a new toy. More often than not, we always just end up taking random photos of a cup of coffee or even the lens cap on a table to test out the new camera. So, I challenged a friend to kick it up a notch when we got to unbox the new Sony A7R IV.

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Cheap Printer, High-Quality Prints? Fstoppers Reviews the Datacolor SpyderX Studio

Cheap Printer, High-Quality Prints? Fstoppers Reviews the Datacolor SpyderX Studio

I am a big advocate of calibrating equipment. For this reason, I regularly make sure my monitors, cameras and, lenses are calibrated and working correctly. Printers, on the other hand, are a device that I’ve never done anything beyond using the factory settings. I figured it might be a good idea to reconsider that.

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Sony a6600 and E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS First Impressions From a Bird Photographer

Sony a6600 and E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS First Impressions From a Bird Photographer

Last week, Sony announced two APS-C cameras and two more G-series lenses for their crop-sensor system. In this first-look review, I share my thoughts after photographing birds with the new a6600 and E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS.

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The RAVPower FileHub: A Travelling Photographer’s Best Friend

The RAVPower FileHub: A Travelling Photographer's Best Friend

When I received the RAVPower FileHub my first thought was “This thing is light. It can’t be what it says it is.” and boy was I wrong. While it definitely is not perfect, the RAVPower FileHub is an extremely versatile, handy, device for those that like to travel light.

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A Review of the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art Lens for Sony Cameras

A Review of the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art Lens for Sony Cameras

Sigma’s Art series of lenses took the photography world by storm a few years ago, and perhaps none was more hotly anticipated than the 85mm f/1.4 Art lens. That lens finally came to the Sony E mount last year, and this great video review takes a look at it to help decide if it is the right portrait lens for you.

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