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Cokin Nuances ND filters

Cokin Nuances ND filters

 Cokin Nuances ND filters ND filters ND filters are widely used in creative landscape photography, mainly for moving water shots (waterfalls long exposure shots including water), or for other creative effects. ND filters (neutral density filters, or simple gray filters) are blocking light quantity allowing longer shutter speed. Also used in super bright telephoto lenses […]

Kowa telephoto lens 500mm f5.6

Kowa telephoto lens 500mm f5.6

 Kowa telephoto lens 500mm f5.6 Kowa is a huge optical company mainly known for spotting scopes among birders. The company is among the best in the field together with Swarowsky or Nikon among others. The company based in Japan, was founded in 1894. This is not a small garage tuning company, the company has 2000 […]

Nikon 500mm f4 fl ed vr vs Canon 500mm f4 is II

Nikon 500mm f4 fl ed vr vs Canon 500mm f4 is II

 Nikon 500mm f4 fl ed vr Nikon announced the new Nikon 500mm f4 fl ed vr super telephoto lens. The new lens has 2 fluorite and 3 Ed elements in the lens construction. Earlier Nikon didn’t want to use fluorite elements, but changed this opinion several years ago, and made the Nikon 800mm f/5.6 fl […]

Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR

Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR

 Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR A new general purpose DX lens is coming from Nikon as we predicted before. The 80mm long (telephoto) end of the lens has an f/4 aperture, not f/3.5 as was rumored before. The f/3.5 would be better of course, but the f/4 is also 1 stops better than the earlier […]

Bird in flight photography tutorial

Bird in flight photography tutorial

 Bird in flight photography tutorial (BIF) The above picture was made with a 280mm Canon lens (Canon 200mm f/2.8 + Kenko 1.4 dgx). This is why the image is heavily cropped. The used high sensitivity also not helps in picture quality. The grain/noise is quite apparent. The colors / sharpness not bad I think. This […]

Canon G3X release date specs price

Canon G3X release date specs price

 Canon G3X release date specs price The new Canon G3X has a 1″ sensor and a 24-600mm equivalent lens. Why is it interesting ? Because there are bridge cameras on the market with much wider zoom range, the record holder compact cameras has a 87x zoom range with a 2000mm long telephoto lens. The difference […]

Sigma 24-35mm f2 Art

Sigma 24-35mm f2 Art

 Sigma 24-35mm f2 Art A new Full frame Sigma 24-35mm f/2 lens will be announced in the near future. As Sigma announced it is the World’s first f/2 zoom lens available for FF cameras, prime lens performance with zoom lens versatility. The look and finish of the lens is similar to the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 […]

Panasonic G7 release date review specs

Panasonic G7 release date review specs

 Panasonic G7 4k video for 800 USD ? Looks quite interesting. It is not equal to the Panasonic GH4 though but still very interesting The new Panasonic G7 camera is coming. The new camera has a 16 Megapixel Live MOS sensor, 2.36M dots viewfinder, and a Venus Engine 9 image processing system. The camera can […]