Sports Photography Gear Setup | Light Stalking – Photography Article

When I started to research sports photography gear, the first thing I noticed was that there are already quite a few articles about sports photography gear. The second thing I noticed was that the vast majority of the equipment being suggested, would not look out of place on the touchlines of the FA Cup Final or the Super Bowl.  Not all sports photography has to be major league. By Caleb Mullins The thing is though, the vast majority of photographers…

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5 Reasons Why the Canon 10-18mm is a Must-Have Wide-Angle Lens – Photography Article

After buying a new camera we all start planning for our next lens, which can replace or complement the kit lens. This is when the real confusion starts, you have to choose one out of the so many options available in the market. If you are a Canon APS-C camera user and looking for a wide-angle lens, the Canon EF-S 10-18MM f/4.5-5.6 IS STM could be an ideal choice. I have been using this lens for almost a year now,…

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Square Filters v Screw-in Filters – What You Need To Know – Photography Article

There is a pretty good chance that your first introduction to lens filters was an ultraviolet or UV filter. There is also a pretty good chance that you were sold it, not for any image enhancing capability but as protection for your lens. The merits of that have been discussed wide and afar including here on Light Stalking. That UV filter would have been a screw-in type of filter, by far the most common but not the only type of…

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5 Creative Uses For A Fisheye Lens – Photography Article

When you hear someone talking about a fisheye lens, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Perhaps you think they’re useless to your style of shooting. Maybe you perceive them as being gimmicky or you can’t help but think of the severe distortion. If you have any kind of dubious feelings about fisheye lenses, no one would blame you. These lenses do, in fact, have limited appeal and, yes, the distortion is extreme. Are fisheye lenses a gimmick?…

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Trump’s New Tariffs Could Drive Up the Prices of Cameras and Lenses – Photography Article

President Donald Trump made waves last week when he announced new tariffs on Chinese goods via Twitter. Trump writes: “Our representatives have just returned from China where they had constructive talks having to do with a future Trade Deal…Trade talks are continuing.” Trump goes on to explain that “the US will start, on September 1st, putting a small additional Tariff of 10% on the remaining 300 Billion Dollars of goods and products coming from China into our Country.” …during the…

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