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Creative Beach Photography With a 14mm Lens

Watch the teacher become the student as Bryan Peterson

ArticleAdoramaTV - You Keep Shooting Techniques and How-Tos - by Bryan Peterson, February 7, 2014

AdoramaTV presents You Keep Shooting with Bryan Peterson. In this episode, Bryan's student Andrew takes a photo of a starfish on a beach in Oregon using a wide angle lens and a Speedlight flash to kill ambient light, producing a stunning image. 

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TAGS: beach scene,  outdoors,  beach,  outdoor photography,  Lens advice,  bryan peterson,  lens,  outdoor,  NIKKOR lenses 

Which Canon 85mm Lens Is Best For Your Portrait Photography Needs?

Buying Guide. Updated for Holidays 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, October 28, 2013

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If you own a Canon DSLR, you may be thinking about buying a portrait photography lens.

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TAGS: canon,  DSLR,  portrait,  digital SLR,  cameras,  Lens advice,  lens,  portrait photography 

Which Nikon 85mm Lens Is Best For Your Portrait Photography Needs?

Gear Guide and Lab Test. Updated for Holidays 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, October 28, 2013

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If you own a Nikon DSLR, you may be thinking about buying a portrait photography lens. This may help you determine which one is best for your budget and needs.

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TAGS: buying guide,  DSLR,  portrait,  buying tips,  Lens advice,  lens,  portrait photography 

Which Sony 85mm Lens Is Best For Your Portrait Photography Needs?

Gear Guide and Lab test; Updated for Holidays 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, October 28, 2013

If you own a Sony DSLR, you may be thinking about buying a portrait photography lens. This guide is designed to help you determine which one is best for your needs.

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TAGS: DSLR,  lenses,  sony,  Lens advice,  lens,  portrait photography 

Tested and Compared: 20 85mm Lenses For DSLR Portrait Photography

Buying Guide: The best portrait lenses currently available, Updated for Holidays 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, October 28, 2013

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Consider the 85mm lens. A moderate telephoto that covers the equivalent angle of view of an approximately 128mm lens on an APS camera and a 170mm lens on a camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor, it is widely considered to be the ideal lens for portrait photography. 

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TAGS: canon,  sony,  Lens advice,  lens,  Nikon 1,  portrait photography 

Upgrade Your 18-55mm Kit Lens and Turn Good Photographs into Great Ones

A buying guide for anyone who wants to grow as a photographer. UPDATED FOR HOLIDAYS 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, October 9, 2013

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Not satisfied with the kit lens that came with your APS-sensor DSLR or interchangeable-lens compact digital camera? It may be time to upgrade!

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TAGS: buying guide,  zoom,  zoom lens,  kit lens,  buying tips,  Lens advice,  lens 

13 Complete Action Photography Kits

Gear Up for Sports Shooting! Updated for FALL 2013

ArticleBuying Guides Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, August 9, 2013

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Perhaps you've been reading Sports Illustrated, or perusing sports web sites and are inspired to go out and get great sports moments...but your digital camera falls short of your need to freeze the action and get up close. Here are 13 complete sports photography cameras and/or full systems that will let you chase your dream.

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TAGS: Panasonic,  sigma,  action,  sports,  sports photography,  sony,  Lens advice,  action photography,  Sports Illustrated,  Tamron,  lens,  sportsshooter,  action sports,  Sony NEX,  Nikon J1 

Top Lenses for Sports Photography

Want to catch the action? Here’s a quick guide to the gear—especially lenses--you need. Updated for Fall 2013.

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, August 8, 2013

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Whether you're shooting with a DSLR or a high-end Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Compact, there's a plethora of choices when it comes to lenses. Which are best for catching the action?

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TAGS: canon,  photography,  sports,  Lens advice,  lens 

50mm Lens Shoot-Out: f/1.8 or f/1.4?

What kind of image quality does all that money and 2/3 of a stop really get you? UPDATED FOR SUMMER 2013

ArticleLenses and Filters Gear Guides & Reviews - by Mason Resnick, August 1, 2013

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Experienced photographers know that the humble, inexpensive 50 is a little powerhouse. But should you get the faster f/1.4 or the less expensive f/1.8? Lab test results reveal interesting surprises and practical advice.

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TAGS: canon,  test,  lenses,  Lens advice,  prime lens,  lens,  50mm,  low-light photography 

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