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Stunning macro photography at home with the Irix Dragonfly 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 lens

Stunning Macro photography at home Or to put it another way, a creative approach to the subject with the Irix Dragonfly 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 lens Article is prepared by Iwona Sikorka Instagram, Irix brand Photographer We often associate macrophotography with scenes from a meadow, insects or flowers. This spring and summer period is a period of […]

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Mega shootout: Sony, Leica, and Phase One comparison

Mega shootout (best of the best): Sony, Leica, and Phase One comparison by Onasj Sony a7riii with 85/1.4 GM lens vs. Leica M10-P with 75/1.25 Noctilux lens vs. Phase One IQ3-100 Trichromatic with HR 90 and SK 150/2.8 LS BR lenses vs. Phase One IQ4-150 with HR 90 and SK 150/2.8 LS BR lenses Introduction It’s an […]

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Capturing the Northern Lights – a photography tutorial

  Capturing the Northern Lights – a Photography Tutorial by Sigurdur William: Capturing a great image of the Northern Lights requires a lot of thought, and so if shooting the lights is on your photographic bucket list then be sure to check out these tips below.

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Shooting in paradise

Shooting in Paradise by Riccardo Mantero: Let’s begin by debunking a few myths. Tropical paradises aren’t always paradises, and shooting there isn’t always rewarding. There are mosquitos, dangerous parasites, extreme weather and environmental conditions, and a lot of scarcely-documented adverse situations that can harm you, or even worse, can damage your beloved equipment. But! But, […]

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Interview with real storm hunter and photographer Guillaume Hobam

Interview with real storm hunter and photographer Guillaume Hobam on using the Irix 15mm f/2.4 full frame DSLR lens ($425-$575): Why did you choose such a domain – that is, taking pictures of tornadoes? I’ve always been passionate about nature, the environment, and the planet ever since I was young. At the age of four (in […]

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Manual focus phobia

    Manual focus phobia by Riccardo Mantero Now I’d like to add my two-cents worth in debunking those (in)famous doubts that gravitate around manual-focus lenses. To begin with, when I decided to get something wider and sharper for my beloved Nikon 16-35 f/4, I have to admit that I was worried about the prospect. No, […]

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I photographed my first ever motorsports event on an Arca Swiss 4×5 camera (by Kieran Elson)

“I photographed my first ever motorsports event on an Arca Swiss 4×5 camera” is written by Kieran Elson (website | Facebook): I couldn’t let the opportunity to see England’s first closed rally slide by me, a huge part of my childhood was watching Colin Mcrae in his iconic Subaru Impreza. I couldn’t wait to finally see a live rally […]

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