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Portrait Tutorial: Red Riding Hood Studio Photo Shoot
Portrait Tutorial: Red Riding Hood Studio Photo Shoot
Hoey starts with a test shot with his basic setup. He’s shooting with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II equipped with a Canon 50mm f/1.8 lens, which he explains is ideal for this sort of shoot due to its fantastic depth of field. He has a Flashpoint Streaklight 360 set up overhead, outfitted with a beauty dish to diffuse the light.
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An In-Depth Look and Comparison of Canon 50mm Prime Lenses
An In-Depth Look and Comparison of Canon 50mm Prime Lenses
Deciding which 50mm prime lens to buy can be daunting, considering the many different brands, apertures, and prices. Even after a photographer has chosen a company to buy from, it can be difficult to narrow the options to just one lens.
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Tips For Using a Reflector in Outdoor Portrait Photography
Tips For Using a Reflector in Outdoor Portrait Photography
Taking portraits outdoors without the use of expensive speedlights and strobes doesn’t have to be intimidating; even when you’re shooting in the harsh afternoon sun. As Pye from SLRLounge explains in the following video, you can get professional results using only a $30 reflector and a DSLR with a 50mm prime lens.
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Prime Lens 50mm f1.8 review
Prime Lens 50mm f1.8 review
A look at Canon , Nikon and Sony 50mm f1.8 lenses.
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Introducing the Wonderful World of 50mm Prime Lenses
Introducing the Wonderful World of 50mm Prime Lenses
Well, if you’re like most contemporary photographers your first SLR came with a kit zoom lens in the range of around 18-55mm. These are useful lenses, but most photographers find as their experience grows that they soon outgrow the kit zoom lens and need something else. This brings us to a question that every photographer faces at some point – what second (or third or fourth…) lens would be most useful to me?
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Nifty Fifty: The Benefits of a Fixed 50mm Lens
Nifty Fifty: The Benefits of a Fixed 50mm Lens
Can't figure out why your photos are not tack sharp? Overheard people talking about prime lenses but don't know what the big deal is all about? This article will help you learn all about prime lenses and how they compare to zoom lenses. Also, you'll discover a few great techniques for achieving a wonderfully sharp, crisp finish to your photos.
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Garden Photography Tips and Techniques
Garden Photography Tips and Techniques
This tutorial offers some quick tips on how to capture beautiful photos in a simple garden setting. The photographer is using a Canon SLR with a 50mm lens.
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