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A Shot in the Dark
Editor's Choice / Springboard

A Shot in the Dark

Truly dark skies are found in fewer and fewer locations on Earth. That is one of the reasons that I have become a Landscape Astrophotographer. Photographing the beauty of our night skies gives me the chance to share the beauty with people. Also, it helps to raise awareness to the [...]

150mm Filter System
Reviews

150mm Filter System

The Tamron 15-30mm F2.8 lens is a brilliant piece of glass that is getting quite a bit of fan-fare from photographers. One common issue with these ultra wide angle lenses however are the protruding front elements which make it very difficult to mount traditional threaded filters. As a result photographers [...]

Shooting hand-held with large telephoto zoom lenses
Featured / Tutorials

Shooting hand-held with large telephoto zoom lenses

With the introduction of lenses like the Tamron 150-600 F/5-6.3 VC more people than ever before are using long telephoto lenses. Sometimes they’re disappointed with their initial results when using these lenses hand-held, especially at slower shutter speeds. This short article provides some tips that can help improve hand-holding technique. [...]

Tamron SP 15-30mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Review
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Tamron SP 15-30mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Review

Every year there are a select number of lens announcements that I find personally exciting.  I reviewed no less than 15 lenses last year, and this is the fifth already this year, so a lot of gear passes through my hands.  Not every lens has the same capacity to excite [...]

A newly designed optional tripod mount ring for SP 150-600mm VC USD
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A newly designed optional tripod mount ring for SP 150-600mm VC USD

Extends the base surface of the tripod mount to improve stability and versatility. Tripod mount ring (long type), an optional accessory for A011. February 13, 2015, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced that the company will display samples [...]