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Vanguard VEO 204AB Tripod Review
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Vanguard VEO 204AB Tripod Review

I couldn’t be happier with the size, quality, durability and especially the lightness of weight of the Vanguard VEO 204AB tripod. As soon as it arrived in my hands I knew it would be a game changer. As a photographer who blends the genres of landscapes with whimsical portraiture (usually […]

Shooting with the new Tamron SP 35mm F/1.8 VC
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Shooting with the new Tamron SP 35mm F/1.8 VC

Recently, I had the opportunity to test the Tamron SP 35mm F/1.8 Di VC USD lens, which would be considered a standard wide angle lens on a full-frame sensor camera like my Nikon D750. In preparation, I scrolled through my library of pictures and noticed that I rarely shoot at […]

Review – VEO CM-264 Monopod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Head
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Review – VEO CM-264 Monopod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Head

Wildlife is typically shy, weary, unpredictable and difficult to control. Catching frame-filling images of animals usually involves large and heavy equipment. Maximizing image quality requires a steady camera, typically supported on a tripod with a flexible head. Unfortunately, this slows your response time as photo opportunities unfold. Monopods provide a […]

Tamron SP 35 and SP 45 F/1.8 Di VC USD Preview
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Tamron SP 35 and SP 45 F/1.8 Di VC USD Preview

Tamron recently announced two new prime lenses – SP 35mm F/1.8 Di VC USD and SP 45mm F/1.8 Di VC USD. The SP line of Tamron lenses are known as professional grade lenses and these two are no exception. For those wondering, a prime lens means it only has one […]

Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC Review
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Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC Review

Tamron is a company on the move. Some of their recent releases like the 15-30mm f/2.8 VC have instantly been hailed as class-leading, professional-grade lenses and the expectations for the new stabilized primes (35mm and 45mm) are equally high.  Yet Tamron hasn’t forgotten the fact that there is also a […]