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Matthew Saville is a full-time wedding photographer at Lin & Jirsa Photography, and a senior editor & writer at SLR Lounge. Connect with him on Google Plus


F-Stop Gear Announces New Mountain Series Camera Backpacks

The new 2015 lineup of Mountain Series backpacks from F-Stop Gear has just been announced, and the four bags (including three all-new models) expand on the capacity,...

Taking Pictures At Concerts Without A Professional Camera

They always say that the best camera is the one you have in your hand, so let's talk about how to take good pictures at a concert with whatever camera you have in your hand!
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Pictage Announces Major Changes, Confirms Industry Decline Of Print Sales

Pictage just posted an announcement on its website: they are changing their business model, in fact, they are re-structuring their business entirely it seems.

Syrp Announces Genie Mini | Ultra-Portable Timelapse Device

New Zealand based timelapse & film equipment maker Syrp has announced their newest product, the Genie Mini. At just 8.1 oz and $249, it is definitely living up to its name!

Tamron 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD | Unboxing and Initial Thoughts

This lens is a monster! If size and weight are any indicator, (and yet if price is not) then we have a new champion of ultra-wide f/2.8 full-frame lenses: The Tamron SP 15-30mm...

Tokina 11-20mm f/2.8 DX Review | A One-Of-A-Kind Lens, Improved

Tokina's ultra-wide lenses have a great track record of being killer alternatives to name-brand options. This became clear the day they delivered the first Tokina DX ultra-wide...

Nikon D7200: Not a D400, still a 7D Mark II Competitor?

Nikon's D7100 replacement has been officially announced, so we can finally end all the speculation and wishful thinking about what it might be, or what it should be, or which...

Tokina 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Initial Thoughts

While both Canon and Nikon (and all other DSLR lens makers, as far as I know) have yet to produce ONE f/2.8 ultra-wide lens for their APS-C sensor formats, Tokina has just...

Rokinon 50mm f/1.4 Lens Review | Best Budget 50mm Manual Focus Lens?

Rokinon 50mm f/1.4 IF UMC, ($399 @ B&H) vs Canon 50mm f/1.2 L ($1549 @ B&H) ...Can you guess which lens is sharper? Alrighty then, since I didn't have very much time...

Nikon D810A Announcement: The First Full-Frame Astrophotography-Dedicated DSLR

Astrophotography has seen a significant spike in the past few years, with the advent of digital SLR cameras and significant leaps being made in the field of high-ISO image quality.

Sigma Announces Much-Anticipated 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens

Well, the highly-debated question of whether Sigma's next full-frame Art prime would be 24mm or 85mm has been answered! Just in time for the CP+ tradeshow in Japan, Sigma has...

Rokinon 12mm f/2.8 Full-Frame Fisheye Lens Review

It's time to review another lens that I've recently been very excited about! The Rokinon 12mm f/2.8 Fisheye (B&H, ~$499) is a full-frame lens that offers an even wider angle...