Yes, even pros need to rely on stock photography every once in a while. But for us advanced amateurs looking to squeeze every nickel until Jefferson screams, free stock photo sites are the way to go. UPDATED!
Nobody wants to pay big Canon money for a lens adapter when there are other options available at a fraction of the cost. But all EF / EF-S lens to EF-M adapter options are not created equally.
The Canon 18-55mm EF-M IS is the main “kit lens” of Canon’s mirrorless camera family. It’s small and light, but does it deliver the goods on image quality? (scroll to the bottom for sample pics)
Introduced in 2012, the EOS M was Canon’s first foray into the world of interchangeable lens mirrorless cameras. It’s 6 years old now, but the technology holds up well and used prices are very low, making it a great option…
There are many, many camera bags to choose from, but if you need one that is optimized for travel photography (especially airline travel and its often ludicrous requirements), read on for a very inexpensive option.
Is it possible that you can get some digital use out of your old 35mm film camera? There is a KickStarter campaign that claims exactly that: a digital back for 35mm.
If you’re looking for a mid-wide prime lens for your crop-sensor Canon dSLR, the Canon 24mm f/2.8 STM for EF-S mount is a solid contender; and, it’s compact size and light weight make it ideal for travel photography.
If you want more shots per battery swap and shoot a fair amount of portrait orientation shots, a vertical grip might extend the utility of your dSLR.
There are a handful of lens distortion types cited in lens reviews, but the two most common are pincushion distortion and barrel distortion. Both types are classified as optical aberrations that make straight lines deform and appear to be curved….