This is the first article of a multi-part series discussing ZEISS DSLR prime lenses against the best native zooms, starting with the ultra wide angle range (15mm, 18mm, 21mm). While the scope of the examples in this series is confined to DSLR lenses for Canon and Nikon, the same general considerations apply to lenses for mirrorless cameras.Continue Reading
This is the first article of a multi-part series discussing ZEISS DSLR prime lenses against the best native zooms, starting with the ultra wide angle range (15mm, 18mm, 21mm). While the scope of the examples in this series is confined to DSLR lenses for Canon and Nikon, the same general considerations apply to lenses for mirrorless cameras.
Hi, my name is Irwin Wong and I am professional photographer based in Tokyo, Japan. Every month on Lenspire I’ll be bringing you a journal introducing aspects of my ongoing personal project, which involves documenting traditional crafts and traditions in Japan that are in danger of going extinct. Here is entry number 1 about Magic Mirrors in Kyoto.
Peter Grüner has photographed abundantly during his travels, but has meanwhile become a specialist in portrait and action photography. In our blog he shares insights into his working style, talks about light and image composition, and insists that there must always be a relationship of trust between model and photographer.
I am NOT a photographer. Do I know how to take a picture technically sound? Yes, of course I do. I also love photography. However, I don't think of myself as a photographer, rather I title myself a creative.
Some of the best street photographers today use their smartphones to capture photos on the streets. A great option like the ExoLens® with ZEISS Optics Wide-Angle exists - and with that said, it makes both urban geometry and street photography easier. In this article Chris Gampat shares a few tips for photographers looking to get more out of their phone.
Is photography your passion? Would you like to keep getting better? If so, then this is the place for you. Product reviews, background reports and an open dialogue – you'll find it all here on LENSPIRE. But we need your ideas and opinions. What's on your mind at the moment? What would you like to discuss? What should ZEISS experts explain to you? LENSPIRE – a platform for inspiration and open dialogue.
Looking for a chance to learn from a professional photographer and work with a model? Always wanted to see for yourself why fellow photographers rave about the quality of ZEISS lenses? Take advantage of this unique opportunity at WPPI Expo 2017 in the Las Vegas Convention Center February 7th – 9th, 2017.