Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Keeping Cool

Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Keeping Cool

Do you want your photography featured on our blog and Instagram accounts? Each Tuesday BorrowLenses is announcing a theme of the week and you will have until the following Monday to submit your entry. You may already have a photo that suits the theme or you can view it more as a weekly photo challenge. Continue reading to discover this week’s theme and how to enter! We fully support the efforts of our photographic community and look forward to seeing your work! read more…

Going Long On a Budget: The Tamron 150-600mm Telephoto Lens

Going Long On a Budget: The Tamron 150-600mm Telephoto Lens

I’m kind of a big fan of Canon and Nikon’s long glass. More than once I’ve taken either Nikon’s 800mm or 600mm lenses with a fast body, or Canon’s 600mm. On these occasions my subjects are usually birds and often birds in flight, as they tend to challenge even the best gear out there.

This time I chose to take out something a little more budget-friendly and less bulky: the Tamron 150–600mm f/5–6.3 Di VC USD lens in the Nikon mount. The following is my impression of the quality of this lens.

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Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Creative Framing

Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Creative Framing

Want to get your photography featured on our blog and Instagram accounts? Each Tuesday BorrowLenses is announcing a theme of the week and you will have until the following Monday to submit your entry. You may already have a photo that suits the theme or you can view it more as a weekly photo challenge. Continue reading to discover this week’s theme and how to enter! We fully support the efforts of our photographic community and look forward to seeing your work! read more…

Swap out That Wide Angle Lens for Your Landscape Photography

Swap out That Wide Angle Lens for Your Landscape Photography

Landscape shooters love their wide-angle lenses. From the amazing Nikon 14–24mm f/2.8 to the new Canon 11–24mm f/4, it’s usually the wides that get everyone excited about landscape photography.

Every so often, however, it pays to change things up. I was in the same boat when it came to landscapes; I reached for the Nikon 14–24mm often, even when I was using my Canon 5D Mark II. Then one day, tired of going for wide, sweeping landscapes, I decided to switch things up. Here are three ways you can do the same.

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Behind the Shot with Niki Lazaridou on ‘Fine China’ Fashion Story

Behind the Shot with Niki Lazaridou on ‘Fine China’ Fashion Story

Freelance fashion photographer Niki Lazaridou is an up and coming talent who in just 6 years has managed to collaborate with Fashion TV, Photo Vogue, and several other fashion publications. Niki works with many teams of professionals in order to produce her unique style. In this “Behind the Shot” she graciously allowed us a look at what it takes to pull off her elaborate photoshoots and what it took to create an editorial that resembles a different era.

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Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Red White & Blue

Instagram Weekly Photo Challenge: Red White & Blue

Want to get your photography featured on our blog and Instagram accounts? Each Tuesday BorrowLenses is announcing a theme of the week and you will have until the following Monday to submit your entry. You may already have a photo that suits the theme or you can view it more as a weekly photo challenge. Continue reading to discover this week’s theme and how to enter! We fully support the efforts of our photographic community and look forward to seeing your work! read more…

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