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This is the One Camera Lens Everyone Should Own

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 …

The Beginner’s Guide to Camera Lenses

Here’s a super helpful guide for those looking to buy a lens, written by the wonderful Kristi Camara! – Drew Depending on your life, your hobbies, and your passions, the kinds of moments you want to capture most may be very different. Whether you focus on big group photos, incredible landscapes, sports and action shots, or beautiful close-up portraits, there are specific lenses that can help you capture those moments better. So if you have a DSLR and a basic …

Air-to-Air Photography: Shooting Magazine Covers with Jim Koepnick

Back in high school, Oshkosh, Wisconsin photographer Jim Koepnick used the generic exposure guide on the slide film box to set exposures on his Argus C3 camera. He didn’t know at the time that playing around with a few boxes of Kodachrone would lead to hundreds of magazine covers and an uncountable amount of published images. He soon bought a Petri SLR from the J.C. Penney catalog to get involved with interchangeable lenses and flash. It was a logical next …