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Lens Review: Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L - Part I March 01 2016, 0 Comments

Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Wide-Angle Zoom Lens

When I planned my trip to Spain, I knew I had to bring an ultrawide angle lens with me. I knew I'd be surrounded be scenic landscapes and people whom I would want to photograph. So the question quickly became which ultrawide would be best... (read more)


Review: Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM Lens December 15 2015, 0 Comments


With many opportunities to use this new lens with this season’s fall sports, I’ve been very impressed by how Canon’s new 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 IS USM II handles... (read more)


A First-Timer's Visit to PhotoPlus Expo 2015 October 28 2015, 1 Comment

Last week, I attended the massive PhotoPlus Expo and Conference in New York City for 3 days with a VIP Pass provided by the folks over at Bokeh Fire.  It was three days of adrenaline and caffeine, and I’m experiencing a knowledge hangover while I process everything I saw during 72 hours at the Javits Convention Center.... (read more)


The Lens Recommender 3000 June 16 2015, 0 Comments

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Lens

After years of grueling work, our top scientists have finally accomplished the impossible - they've put together this thrilling infographic for the entire world to use. The great minds behind The Lens Recommender 3000 spent countless hours testing, analyzing and photographing with all the most popular lenses for Canon and Nikon DSLRs, just to find the best lens for each shooting scenario.

Now that the wait is finally over, you too can avail yourself of this stunning breakthrough in photographic technology. Just click below for a life-size version of the most useful infographic you've ever seen. Download it full-size here to check it out.

What it does: The Lens Recommender 3000 helps you choose the right lens for each of the most popular shooting situations.  Whether you're shooting indoor sports, making a portrait of your favorite celebrity or photographing the night sky, we've got the right lens for each job. Just start at the top and follow the path to find out which is the right lens for you.

Caution: The Lens Recommender 3000 is so powerful, you might just need to share it with friends.


15% Off Any Membership - 3 Days Left! April 28 2015, 0 Comments


It's that time of the year again! Check out our Spring Savings and get 15% OFF any Membership, for a limited time only.  Use any of our Basic or PRO Lenses, with unlimited swapping, and free shipping.  Even insurance coverage is included.

But these savings won't last long, so reserve your lens today and having fun shooting in May!  Use promo code APRIL2015 at checkout to get 15% off any Canon or Nikon lens rental.

Only valid for new Memberships. Expires April 30th. 


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7 Tips for Great Travel Photos March 12 2014, 0 Comments

Preparing to travel with your DSLR camera can often seem daunting, especially if you've never done it before. Luckily, I've learned some great basic tips for travel photography over the past 15 years traveling and photographing in over 30 countries, and today I'm sharing them with you! From the jungles of Belize to the crowded streets of Hong Kong, these tips should help you take better travel photographs... (read more)


Which DSLR camera should I buy? December 03 2013, 0 Comments

A question we often get is "Which DSLR camera should I buy?" Given the huge array of digital SLR cameras out there, its hard to know where to start... (read more)