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  • An Interview with Photographer and Videographer Robert John

    If you follow photography or music, the name Robert John might strike a chord (pun intended). Many of us who know the name recognize him primarily as the touring photographer for bands like Guns N Roses, Motorhead and The Cult. His work has been featured on Rolling Stone covers and in hundreds of other magazines […] More

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  • Prime vs. Zoom Lenses: My Choice and the Reason Why

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    I know. There are hundreds of articles out there on this subject already. Here’s the thing: most of those pieces simply spell out the pros and cons of zoom and prime lenses, then tell you that which one you choose depends on what you’re going to use them for. They never really answer the question […] More

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  • Irix Edge Gelatin Filter Set is now available!

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    Irix Gelatin Filter Slot

    Baar, Switzerland, June 22nd,2017 Irix Edge Gelatin Filter Set is now available! TH Swiss company is officially launching their new product – a set of fifteen neutral density gelatin filters designed especially for Irix lenses. The Irix Egde Gelatin Filter Set consists of fifteen gelatin filters with three density factors: 0.6 (ND4), 0.9 (ND8) and […] More

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  • NEW Lens Correction Profiles for the Irix 15mm f/2.4 and 11mm f/4!

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    ©Juan Carlos Luna Monfort

    Irix customers requested updates to the lens correction profiles for Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom and the manufacturer has delivered. The news posted on their website a few days ago announced not only the improvements asked for, but 2 new video tutorials to help install the new profiles. …more accurate correction data for distortion and […] More

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  • “Getting Your Zen on” with a Wide-Angle Lens

    Photography is a creative process. As such, it requires a balance of knowledge, skill, talent and imagination to excel. An expanded field of view introduces an element that affects that creative balance more than you may realize. In this article, we’ll explore some of the ways that happens and how to make the adjustments that […] More

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  • Star Trails and Time-Lapse: Two Shoots in One

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    Star Trails ©David Mcalpine

    One of my favorite uses for a digital camera is wide-field astrophotography. That definition covers a lot of things, but basically, it means I like to point my lens at the night sky and capture what it holds. Of the countless photo opportunities “out there,” two of the most unusual and captivating effects you can […] More

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  • Wide Angle Portraits: A Study in Creativity

    Wide angle portrait ©Corentin Hais. All rights reserved.

    Many portrait photographers wouldn’t think of working with anything shorter than a “normal” focal length. Even more prefer to shoot with nothing less than twice that standard. There’s some very sound reasoning behind both stances and it’s no mystery that the main issue is distortion. On the other hand, there are always good reasons to […] More

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  • 5 Ways NOT to Use a Wide-Angle Lens

    Wide angle photo with Iirx 15mm. ©Alberto Bouzón

    A wide angle lens is a great addition to any photographer’s tool kit. It allows creative expression in ways that simply can’t be achieved with longer focal lengths and the related narrower fields of view. Like any other tool, however, it isn’t intended for every job. More importantly, there’s a lot to consider in using […] More

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  • Irix Lenses Continue to Make Their Mark in the US

    Photographers around the world have been looking for a serious alternative to DSLR camera lenses with prices that will singe your credit card around the edges. Until recently, the accepted solution was to sacrifice some quality. We just had to live with the fact that paying less for a lens meant less-than-optimum performance. Irix lenses […] More

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