If you are reading the blog for a while, you know that I am a big Lensbaby fan. A Lensbaby (any lensbaby) is a very powerful creative tool to have in your arsenal. If you are not familiar with Lensbabies, they are a family of creative lenses that provide in-camera focusing effects. If you are not [...]Show More Summary
Today, we're giving something that goes along with the last item in that series: a camera lens. But hey, this certainly isn't just a camera lens. We're giving away a special lens that lets you take super special pictures. What's this lens called? Why, it's the Lensbaby Composer Pro, of course!
A year after the launch of the Lensbaby Pro for DSLR cameras, the light-bending lens comes to mirrorless cameras. The upmarket version of the regular Composer can now be had in models that fit Sony NEX, Samsung NX and Micro Four Thirds cameras, and I can’t wait to get my hands on one. The Composer [...]Show More Summary
When it comes to digital cameras, there are those who use the standard entry level to mid-range digital cameras, while serious enthusiasts as well as professionals decide to fall back upon the DSLR. However, in recent years, there has been a new category that cropped up along the way – the Micro Four Thirds segment, [...]
You've been lusting after Lensbaby's Composer Pro lens since about this time last year, but if you have a mirrorless camera, you couldn't join in on the fun; at least, not with the Pro. Thankfully, that's not the case anymore. Owner's...Show More Summary
Having provided DSLR owners with the power to exercise some in-camera creativity for a little over a year, Lensbaby has now announced new versions of its Composer Pro lens to fit a variety of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras.Show More Summary
Lensbaby Announces Availability of Composer® Pro for Mirrorless Cameras Now the Composer Pro delivers ultra-smooth creative control for photographers with Micro 4/3rds, Sony ? NEX and Samsung NX cameras too Portland, OR – April 2, 2012 –...
Lensbaby faithfuls awaiting a mirrorless-compatible Composer Pro lens need not hold out any longer. The company's high-end creative optic is now shipping for mirrorless mounts of the Samsung NX, Sony NEX and Micro Four Thirds variety -- including the Panasonic Lumix G and Olympus PEN. Show More Summary
like it? click it! view in the darkhiliadou.i downloaded photoshop CS6 beta, and added a light iris blur to this.i don't think i'm going to need a lensbaby composer, after all. ©2011 helen sotiriadis blog post, copyright ©2011 helen sotiriadis. content copyright of respective owners. his feed is for personal non-commercial use only. mirrored at wordpress
The LensBaby Composer Pro with Sweet 35 lens ($400) can create beautiful mixes of blur and focus in your images, but beginner photographers beware — this optic pair is not for the faint of heart. So what’s so special about the LensBaby Composer Pro and Sweet 35 lens? Well let me start with a word [...]Show More Summary
Lensbaby just unveiled a brand new Optic for its selective focus lens system. Called the Edge 80 Optic, this 80mm optic is compatible with Lensbaby Composer Pro, Composer, Muse, Scout and Control Freak. The Lensbaby Edge 80 Optic ($300) is designed to transform Lensbaby’s bending lens bodies into an 80mm tilt-shift lens that creates a selective [...]
Oh, oh, oh, how I LOVE the new Lensbaby Composer Pro. Lensbaby has revised their original Composer with heavier construction, a Double Glass 50mm selective focus optic with drop-in aperture discs, and upgraded swivel ball and focus mechanisms. Where the swivel and focus on the original Composer felt a little “gritty”, the swivel and focus [...]Show More Summary
Having to manually change the disk forces you to consider each shot and ask questions.
Just posted: our quick review of the Lensbaby Composer Pro and Sweet 35 optic. Lensbaby has never played by conventional photographic rules. Long a manufacturer of quirky, low cost (and distinctly 'lo-fi') optical accessories, its product line has evolved to include more 'serious' products. Show More Summary
When not in the water, you can usually find me with a DSLR wrapped around my neck, looking for the next crazy angle to shoot surf and other action sports from. I recently heard of a new line of lenses by a company called Lensbaby that would allow my creative side even more artistic freedom [...]
When it comes to being a professional photographer (or even a hobbyist at that), one would always find methods and ways to capture some really stunning or interesting images – that goes without saying, of course. After all, nobody likes to look at just plain ol’ portrait shots, one after another, without any variety. It [...]
Lensbaby is an odd company making distinctly analogue products to suit modern digital SLR cameras. The Composer Pro is a lens body that features a tilting head which bends light and distorts the focal plane of whatever lens optic you...Show More Summary
If you own an SLR and have a single ounce of creative curiosity in your body, you should probably think about trying out a Lensbaby. I bought myself the Composer as a birthday gift a year and a half back and it’s crazy fun. And if you’re considering buying one, then as of today there’s [...]
Section: Macintosh / Apple Hardware, Peripherals, Video and Digital Cameras / Video Capture If you’re a photographer, you’ve no doubt heard of Lensbaby. They make awesome lenses like no other company. Today, they announced the Composer Pro. Show More Summary