Lens

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Canon's EF 16-35 f/2.8 L II is a very popular lens, particularly for landscape and architectural photography.  It has remained out of the reach of many enthusiast photographers due to its very high price  ($1700, but at the time of this writing there is a $200 mail-in rebate).  The lens is also not image stabilized, [...]

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Posted in: Camera Gear, News
olloclip-for-ipad

Someone once said that your best camera is the one you happen to have with you.  Sometimes your iPad is the camera you happen to have, and for some people, the iPad is the only camera they have.  The iPad's back camera is pretty good, but it could be improved, and that's the purpose of [...]

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Posted in: Camera Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
tamron

Sigh.  There's a bird out on that branch.  Boy, is it pretty.  Too bad all I've got here is a 70-200mm lens!  I'm gonna have to crop the heck out of this shot to get anything out of it.  SNAP!  Sigh. Sigh no longer, fellow photographers!  The preliminary reviews are in and the still-up-for-preorder Tamron [...]

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Posted in: Camera Gear, News
holga-filter-lens

This Holga lens with built-in filters and prisms will let you play around with filter effects without having to break the bank.  Granted, this lens kit isn't going to be professional quality, but it will work with digital or film SLR cameras with Canon EF or EF-S mounts or Nikon F mounts.  You just mount it [...]

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Posted in: Camera Gear, News
IMAG0117

Since my HTC EVO is replacing more and more of the other gadgets in my life, I was happy to discover that there is an entire category of enhancements for the camera lens, such as this magnetically mounted 2-part lens that brings wide-angle and/or macro capabilities to the party!The unit I got from Deal Extreme [...]

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Posted in: Android related, Camera Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Reviews
NEX-VG10_H_med

Sony announced on their blog the new NEX-VG10 digital camcorder. This is the video camera they teased everyone with back in May. It uses the same sensor as the NEX-5 and NEX-3 and will use the same e-mount lenses. It will also support the mount adaptor that will let you use the catalog of A-mount lenses for [...]

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griffin-clarifi-case

Griffin has a polycarbonate case for the iPhone 3G that offers a macro lense for the iPhone's camera.  Griffin says the iPhone's camera normally takes 18 inches to focus.  Slide the Clarifi's lens into place over the camera to take close-up photos requiring only 4 inches to focus.  The polycarbonate cover is available in white or black, [...]

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Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, News