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5 Street Photography Tips

I like cameras as much as the next person, but in the end it’s just a tool. I care about capturing the Read More

Milk and Food Coloring: Abstract Photography

We decided to take on another abstract project that again requires only minimal equipment and materials.  This time we photographed how food Read More

Snowscape Photography

If you’re anywhere in a place that snows, you’re probably going to be in for a polar vortex sometime soon. If you’re Read More

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Sigma 18-35mm F1.8

Following the success of their 35mm F1.4A, Sigma has now released another incredible addition to their “Art Series” lenses which is basically another name for their professional line of lenses that are built to exacting quality with mainly metal components with coated and aspherical lens elements for the best quality images free of aberrations and extreme distortion.The zoom ring and focus rings on the Sigma 18-35mm are rubberized with excellent feedback and have a very light and smooth resistance.  Read More >

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5 Street Photography Tips

5 Street Photography Tips
Hey everyone! I’m Rob Hess and have been into street photography since 2008. Over the years I’ve picked up a few […]

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Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 Review

Is that a Zeiss?  Nope, it’s a Sigma.
The Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 Review
Following the success of their 35mm F1.4A, Sigma has now released another incredible […]