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Fotozones Articles


Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Does A Wedding

Author: Dallas
Date: 21 April 2015 - 06:18

Dallas recently shot a rare wedding using the new Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO zoom as his primary weapon of choice.

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The World is One

Author: nfoto
Date: 23 April 2015 - 11:35

Bjørn Rørslett shares some of his experiences and images using the Nikon 1 Series of mirrorless cameras.

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Lesson #3: What Interests You?

Author: Dallas
Date: 07 April 2015 - 06:26

This third lesson in the classroom begins to look at subject matter and how you should use that to form the inspiration for your body of work.

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The Printing Nikkors for Close-Up Work

Author: Michael Erlewine
Date: 23 March 2015 - 05:14

Michael Erlewine share with us some insight into stacking focus with the esoteric Printing Nikkor lenses.

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Lesson #2: All About Lenses

Author: Dallas
Date: 07 April 2015 - 06:22

In this lesson Dallas looks at the various lenses available for camera systems today and offers advice on which ones you should be looking to buy based on your objectives.

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Lesson #1: Choosing Your Gear

Author: Dallas
Date: 07 April 2015 - 06:13

In the first Classroom lesson we look at camera gear, its pitfalls and advantages.

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Photo Technique - Dragging The Shutter

Author: gryphon1911
Date: 09 March 2015 - 05:14

Andrew shows us how he used a technique called "dragging the shutter" at a school dance he photographed recently.

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The New 300 mm f/4 PF ED Nikkor E

Author: nfoto
Date: 06 March 2015 - 05:52

Bjørn Rørslett takes a closer look at the new Fresnel technology inspired 300mm f/4 Nikkor telephoto lens.

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Guide To Shooting Tethered With Olympus E-M1

Author: Dallas
Date: 04 March 2015 - 14:22

Tethered shooting came to the Olympus E-M1 last year in the form of Olympus Capture, a free program from Olympus. Dallas takes you through the system with this guide.

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Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 Lens Review

Author: gryphon1911
Date: 04 March 2015 - 05:44

Andrew Livelsberger recently obtained the new Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO zoom and shares his initial thoughts with us.

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