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telephoto zoom lens

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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Eye Cornea & Stem Cell Research

Stem Cells Could Help To Cure Blindness

This week, scientists were able to cure blindness in rabbits with stem cells, which could open up a world of possibilities for curing blindness in humans. Scientists from Osaka University and Cardiff University have created living tissue with human stem cells that could repair damaged lenses, retinas and corneas. This is a huge discovery since it could help restore the ability to see within individuals who have lost their vision. The science behind this is complicated, and has blown the minds of other researchers around…

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Henry’s Fujinon Lens Winter Sale On Now

Getting a camera can be an understandably complex process. Buying the camera itself is only the first step because you’re going to want to get some lenses. Sure, the camera body already comes with a lens initially, but utilizing different kinds of lenses is going to monumentally enhance your camera’s capabilities and allow you to experiment with different photographic looks. If you’re a Fuji camera person, now’s the time to stock up on some new things, as Henry’s is currently having a winter sale on…

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The Perfect Holiday Gift For The Photographer In Your Family

{{unknown}}With the New Year fast approaching, now is the perfect time to purchase some new accessories for any photographers in your family or friend group.  Photographers are always in need of a good lens, but if you’re unsure of what kind they might be looking for, Canon’s standard zoom lenses will definitely not disappoint. All photographers — whether they are aspiring or professional — who use an EOS camera system are sure to make use out of standard zoom lenses. These type of lenses are the most popular…

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Check Out Canon’s Three New Zoom Camera Lenses

Taking photos with a digital camera, or even your smartphone, is a reliable way to capture moments on the fly. But if you’re really serious about getting the best quality image possible, investing in a quality lens is the first step. Canon always has great choices, and if you’re looking for the best new technology, here are three of their latest, each suited to different needs.             EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM This standard zoom lens is light and compact,…

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How To Take The Best Possible Portrait Shots

Photographing a human subject can be difficult, especially if they’re shy, over-confident, or picky about what you’re doing. These are things you can’t control, but there are some things you can. Here are a few ways to be the best portrait photographer you can be. From the top There’s nothing like an image taken from below a subject to bring out even the smallest double chin. It’s always more flattering to capture a face from over top, so get your subject to sit on the…

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