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Review and test of CANON EF 85 mm f/1.2L II USM

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This review is incomplete also demands addition! So far you watch the full review the Review of the lens Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L USM Strengths: Under certain conditions will give amazing pictures, illumination 1.2, rather sharp on an open hole, very high-quality assembly,…

The review of Samyang 85/1.4 Aspherical IF with Canon lens mount

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Many thanks to Alexey L. from St.-Petersburg for the lens Samyang 85/1.4. At the moment I didn’t have 85mm lenses. We will be now a standard to which I will compare all others 85mm lenses. Not because it the best one but because…

Canon EF 24-70 USM ver.1 vs Canon EF 24-70 II USM

Canon EF 24-70 USM ver.1 vs Canon EF 24-70 II USM

Hello, dear readers! Today time to submit you the test of the most demanded lenses Canon for full frame cameras. One of lenses was sent me by the reader and the friend from far India, and I am grateful for participation of other…

Canon FD lenses (adapters, catalog and so forth)

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Unfairly forgotten lenses Canon FD are primogenitors of the modern lenses Canon EF. In fact, the lenses Canon EF — it is the same lenses Canon FD, only on a new bayonet joint. The bayonet joint of Canon FD assumed mechanical communication of…

Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L USM review

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One of my clients ordered such lens and I checked it before sale, and at the same time decided to acquaint readers with this remarkable glass. The lens impresses from the very beginning with the size and weight. It is great and weighty.…

Review and f/2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 70-200mm test

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The lens is provided by Pavel G. from  Sochi, thank you for that and many thanks and good photos with this lens! This lens — one of Canon masterpieces without any doubdts.  Therefore I even wanted to photograph it as for the catalog,…

Walks with the lens Canon ef 70-200mm f/2.8l is ii usm

Hello, friends! I already wrote the review and did the f/2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 70-200mm test, and today I decided to add that review of a photo in bigger resolution that it was visible and to lay out full-size JPG. I…

How to choose an old manual lens

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On what it is worth to pay attention — Whether there are scratches on a back lens There are some visible sratches on the lens. They have not be there, because lens rays are more focused at the back, than at in the…

Canon TS-E 24/3.5L — the review of tilt/shift lens

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I began the articles about tilt-shift lenses with article Impression of tilt/shift lens Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L, further there was Canon TS-E 90/2.8 in the article Tilt/Shift lenses, and also the review and impressions of use of the lens Canon TS-E 90/2.8 and…

Tilt/Shift lenses, and also a review and impressions of the lens Canon TS-E 90/2.8 use

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The lens Canon TS-E 90/2.8 — the other representatives of tilt/shift of lenses about which we started speaking in the previous article the Impression of tilt/shift lens Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L The lenses Tilt/Shift allow — a lens inclination concerning the image plane;…

Impressions of tilt/shift of the lens Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L

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Marat Salimgareev shared his impressions about this lens — thank you for this Marat. And opened a small cycle of articles about tilt/shift lenses in my blog (about Canon TS-E 90/2.8 soon). If you have an experience with tilt/shift as lenses or cardan…

Overview Cannon E13 wideangel

For the uninitiated, understanding camera lens specifications and descriptions can be a daunting task. This understanding, however, will allow you to have much more creative control over your photography. With this understanding, you will be able to decide which lens is the best…