Post Profile






The macro lens is the Swiss Army knife of lenses, and this is why you should own one

Macro lenses are often seen as this weird special purpose thing, that only those interested in shooting bugs should buy. But they’re so much more than that. Photographer Peter McKinnon believes everybody should own one. In this video, Peter talks about the versatility of a macro lens. That it can be used for so much […] The post The macro lens is the Swiss Army knife of lenses, and this is why you should own one appeared first on DIY Photography.
read more

share

Related Posts


How to do macro photography on a budget and with a kit lens

Photography / Digital Photography : DIY Photography

If you’d like to explore macro photography and you’re not willing to invest thousands of dollars in professional macro lenses, photographer Adam Kappa has quite an affordable solution. He shares the setup he uses for macro photograp...

7 Questions to Help You Choose the Best Lens For Any Situation

Photography / Digital Photography : Digital Photography School

Cameras and lenses – in fact, anything to do with gear – often spark heated debates amongst photographers. People love to discuss which lenses you should buy or use in certain situations. So I thought it would be interesting to look...

Macro Photography Tips for Point and Shoot Digital Cameras

Photography / Digital Photography : Digital Photography School

Photo by ~Dezz~ Much has been written on the topic of Macro photography for those photographers fortunate enough to own a DSLR with macro lenses - but what about if you own a compact point and shoot camera? Can you get great macro.....

ZY Optics launches 20mm f/2 4.5x lens: it’s Super Macro and super affordable

Photography / Digital Photography : DIY Photography

If you shoot macro, there are several options: buying extension tubes, reverse rings, or a macro lens. The first two solutions are cheap, but don’t always give the results you want. On the other hand, macro lenses are quite expensiv...

Samyang 100mm macro lenses for stills and video photographers

Photography / Digital Photography : Digital Photography Review

Korean lens manufacturer Samyang has announced two versions of a new 100mm macro lens. The 100mm F2.8 ED UMC Macro is designed for stills photographers, while the 100mm T3.1 VDSLR ED UMC Macro is aimed at those shooting video. The l...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC