Tag: Best Portrait Lens

Picking a lens for portrait photography is a tough decision, but we are here to help make it easier. There are two major types of lenses: zooms and primes. Zoom lenses come in variable focal ranges (such as 24-70mm, 70-200mm, etc). Prime lenses have fixed focal lengths (24mm, 35mm, 50mm, etc).

How to Take Unique Children’s Portraits: An Interview with Photographer Edward Nguyen

Photographer Interviews, Portrait Photography

Using super teles and wide apertures, Edward Nguyen has created a whole distinct look for children's portraits by working from a distance....

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Best Lenses for the Sony a6600, a6500, a6400, a6300, and a6000

Gear Reviews, Photography, Sony, Videography • 67 Comments

Discover the best lenses for the Sony a6500, a6300, and 6000 cameras. We dive into 7 zooms and 7 primes we recommend for portraits,...

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Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III Arrives: Review, Rental Price, and More

Canon, Photography

The Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III is like the previous model in all the big ways: range, constant max aperture, and stabilization. Here's...

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Camera Lens Guide: How to Find the Perfect Lens

Photography, Photography Lenses • 3 Comments

A camera lens is essential to taking sharp high-quality photos. Use our in-depth camera lens guide to find the best lens for you and your...

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20 Tips to Master the Perfect Headshot

Photography, Portrait Photography • 5 Comments

Headshots are a great way to define someone's personality in one unique shot. Let’s dive into how to take headshots with 20 helpful tips....

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What is Aperture in Photography?

Camera Settings, Photography • One Comment

Aperture is the opening of your lens that light travels through to hit the camera sensor. Let’s discuss the aperture setting and how it...

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The Top 10 New Cameras & Lenses of 2017

4K Cameras, Gear Reviews

It was a big year for high-resolution sensors, cinema lenses, and long-awaited updates on old favorites. Check out the best new cameras and...

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Tips for Shooting with Only One Lens While Traveling

Photography, Travel and Vacation Photography • 2 Comments

If you're limited on gear and still want to take compelling images while traveling, then I have some fun ideas for you! Here is what I've...

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How to Get Giant Sun Effects in Landscape and Portrait Photography

Landscape Photography • 4 Comments

Get inspired to experiment with subject-to-camera distances and long lenses to get the appearance of "compression", resulting in "giant...

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10 Favorite Cameras and Lenses from 2016

Gear Reviews

2016 produced a lot of high-profile, long-awaited updates to flagship favorites: the Nikon D5, Canon 5D Mark IV, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8 III,...

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