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03.24.2016

Hands-On: Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter in Las Vegas

© Brian Linhoff | Sony a7r mk2 | Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM 
1/200 F2.0 ISO 800 @ 31mm

A hands-on first look at the Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter, which allows many of Sigma’s Canon-mount EF lenses to be paired with Sony e-Mount cameras.

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02.01.2016

Mantis Macro: Behind the Shot with Robert Lopshire

Mantis © Robert Lopshire. Captured with the Sigma 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro paired with a Nikon D4. 1/100 F22 ISO 100.

The impressive Mantis portrait is being featured on our site this month was captured by photographer Robert Lopshire of Frenchtown, NJ with his Sigma 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro lens. We asked Rob for some details of how he wrangled this eye-catching close-up of this insect.

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01.22.2016

Blue Angels Photography with the Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Sports lens

Vapor Trail captured by the Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Sports at 1/2500 F6.3 ISO 160 at 600mm on a Nikon D750 DSLR.

I was invited to shoot the annual NAS Pensacola Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show couple of months ago. I normally […]

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01.15.2016

Getting the Shot with the “Sigmonster”

Here's the story of my image "Cranes in the Fire Mist" Photo © 2008 Scott Bourne. All rights reserved. 1/4000 F5.6 ISO 800, Sigma 300-800mm F5.6 EX DG HSM at 800mm on Nikon D3.

Guest post by Scott Bourne, founder of Photofocus.com Around 20 years ago, I saw an image by a friend that […]

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01.14.2016

Sigma 120-300mm F2.8 for Classic Winter Sports

1/3200 F2.8 ISO 10,000 at 155mm paired with Nikon D4. Photo by John DiGiacomo.

The Sigma 120-300mm F2.8 is field tested in snowy, cold, conditions for luge at Lake Placid, New York.

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01.05.2015

Around the World with Sigma Lenses

© Eduardo Angel

One Photographer’s Experience Using Sigma Lenses in Istanbul, Brussels, and Paris, Part I By Eduardo Angel I have recently returned […]

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01.05.2015

Choices, Decisions, and Results: Sigma Lenses for Video

Image © Eduardo Angel.

One Photographer’s Experience Using Sigma Lenses for video in Istanbul, Brussels, and Paris by Eduardo Angel.

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11.25.2014

The Giving Lens – Peru 2014

by Peyton Hale This year I was fortunate to come on board as an instructor for The Giving Lens (TGL), […]

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11.25.2014

How to get Published in Outdoor Sports Magazines

Ski photographer Liam Doran offers tips for breaking into adventure sports photography for the biggest magazines.

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10.23.2014

The 24-105mm Art Lens: A Storytellers Dream

©  2014 Melanie Myhre

Photography for me is more than creating a pretty picture. It’s about telling a story and transporting the viewer to another time and place. The idea that anything is possible if you can dream it is a re-occurring inspiration in my work.  If I can create and capture a fantastical scene in our own reality without compositing in Photoshop, I feel that I have succeeded in preserving a little wonder and hope in our world, even if that scene existed for just a brief moment.

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