Over about a decade of shooting ZEISS lenses and all the major brands and 3rd party lenses, I’ve developed a sense of what I like in the final image—and that involves contrast, particularly high micro contrast. Learn more about what that means for your images.
I was hired as an expedition guide and photography instructor for a three weeks sailing expedition around Spitzbergen, which is situated between 74° – 81°N. Venturing into the Arctic on the sailing ship Antigua requires proper preparation concerning photography gear and clothing.
Photographer Mike Reid likes to work with available light. In this article he shares a few of his tricks to capture the perfect image such as to select your gear carefully when preparing for an available light shoot or to familiarize yourself with your cameras setting in detail.
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 6 - enjoy!
Indeed, the Toledo Symphony has worked hard to extend their reach into the digital domain. An arts organization is at its best when it’s connected to its community and the Toledo Symphony works hard to stay in touch with its supporters while courting new audiences.
As in part one of this series, the goal of this article is to establish by “tell and show” a conceptual framework by which one evaluates the “prime or zoom” choice for one’s own work. Accordingly, this is not a comparative lens review, but discusses what the best prime can do in general, and in a specific comparison, what it delivers versus a pro-grade zoom.