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Lens-hood

Is a Lens Hood Necessary?

Many people wonder if a lens hood is really necessary when taking photographs. While it may not always be necessary to use, it’s a good piece of camera equipment to have. Since the objective of the hood is to block out light. Most hoods on prime lenses, those lenses that are non-zooming and have a fixed […]

Studio Lighting Basics

Studio Lighting Basics

It sometimes doesn’t matter how good your camera equipment is or how great a photographer you are, you may end up getting disappointing shots if the lighting isn’t right for the setting. Lighting is one of the most important aspects of photography and if you can master it there’s a good chance you’ll get to […]