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Hope your Valentine’s Day is going well! Have you ever taken a photo with your camera and spent several seconds messing with the lens, zooming in and zooming out to get the picture just right, only to have it turn out blurry? There’s a solution to that problem, and it’s called a prime lens. No zoom features, no problem. Every photographer, from a mom documenting her kid’s childhood to a professional making a living, should have a prime lens in their camera …

Kristi Camara is a photographer and social media freelancer with a passion for rescue dogs, ice cream and all things creative. Follow her on Instagram. She was also an awesome photo intern at Fracture. So you’ve bought a DSLR, and you’re trying to figure out what lenses you should invest in first. I say “invest” because I consider lens purchases to be an investment. Whether or not you’re making money off of your photography, you’re investing in advancing your craft, …

Great post by our Fall Intern Kristi! I used to dismiss smartphone lenses as merely a toy and not legitimate equipment for real photography. As photographers, we dish out thousands of dollars for glass for our DSLRs, but now smartphones have lenses for a fraction of the size and cost? Nope. Nuh-uh. I wasn’t a fan. That is, until I used one. (Cue to insert foot in mouth) Our friends over at Olloclip gave us a few of their iPhone …