For many years, I focused primarily on the wonderful world of bird and nature photography. It has provided me with countless hours of fun and many memorable photographs.
I had the opportunity to try out the new Tamron AF 18-270mm F/3.5-6.3 VC and see what it’s like out in the field.
Long before dawn I drove through the little town, its lone traffic light at the main intersection blinking orange. A few kilometres further on I turned into a pasture and eased down a narrow lane alongside a forest, following the headlights and mindful that deer and other animals would be active.
The DSLR has now become almost as commonplace as the automobile, and like the automobile, many owners still use the stock parts that came with it. That is, the kit lens that came with the package is likely the only lens that is still attached to many people’s DSLR cameras. [...]