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.
The choice of focal length has a big impact on portraits. We decided to use the three standard 50mm lenses for this shoot. This allowed us to still keep the model the main subject in the scene, but the background plays an important part in the image.
Wide angle lenses are usually conceived of for their essential function of “fitting more in”, since some spaces and places afford no viable alternative. Yet one of the hardest things to do with a wide angle lens is to fit in only what is needed, that is, to take out as much as possible, but not too much. In this in-depth article Lloyd Chambers from diglloyd.com explains how to harness the potential of wide angle lenses.
ZEISS Camera Lens Ambassador Dany Eid lives in Dubai and travels mainly through the Middle East for his photography. One very special trip led him back to his homeland of Lebanon. His goal? Simply to enjoy the beauty of nature there and capture it on camera.