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How To Use a Telephoto Zoom Lens

A lot of people think that photographers use a telephoto zoom lens to bring their photo’s subject closer. But that isn’t really how things work. The main purpose of a zoom lens isn’t to bring the subject closer, but to do one of two things: put the background out of focus or change the photo’s perspective. To put a background out of focus, it’s best to choose a 200mm lens, which will give you the most dramatic effect. You should also use your largest aperture,…

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Three High-Performing Lenses That Will Change The Way You Shoot

Do you have a great camera, but feel like it needs a little refresh? Or are you interested in capturing images in a new and exciting way, but don’t want to invest in a whole new camera? Changing up the lens on your camera body can be a great way to solve either of these problems, and right now, it’s relatively inexpensive. Here are three high-performing Canon lenses that will change the way you shoot. Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM, $1,749.99 This wide-angle lens…

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These Three Canon Camera Lenses Make Perfect Gifts

Both Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but the Canon eStore still has some great deals on all of their amazing camera lenses. It is December 7th, after all, so if you have a photographer, or burgeoning photographer, on your holiday to-buy list, here are three lenses they’ll love. And you’ll love them, too, because they’re all on sale. EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM lens This lightweight zoom lens is perfect for a traveler, or even someone who’s always on the go. It fits…

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Expand Your Photographic Range with Lenses from Canon

A DSLR camera from Canon is perfect for both professional photographers and beginners alike. They’re well built and user-friendly while offering a host of diverse options and settings to experiment with. But getting the camera body is just the first step – next, you should be taking a look at the array of different lenses that Canon manufactures as well. Having a selection of lenses for your DSLR will allow you to take a wide range of photos and capture each scene in the best…

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6 Different Types Of Camera Lenses and Their Use

No two cameras are exactly the same, and in the exact same manner, neither are two camera lenses. Different makes and models of camera lenses are crafted to take various kinds of photos, so while you may already have the perfect camera for your needs, you still need to consider the perfect lens to accompany it. Before heading out and buying a new lens, you really should know all the technical lingo used to describe lens functions and capabilities. Fortunately for you, I’ve got a…

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