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05.01.2013

First Look: Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM | Art

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The Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC HSM | Art lens replaces the very popular 30mm EX DC HSM lens as the fast, standard prime designed exclusively for DLSRs with APS-C sensors including the Sigma SD1 Merrill, the Canon EOS Rebel, 60D and 7D and a number of Nikon models including the D7100, D90, and D5100. And based on the updates and upgrades, the 30mm F1.4 Art lens is going to make a lot of photographers very happy.

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03.22.2013

Fan Photo of the Week: Ann and John Perdue’s Rock & Water

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This week’s Fan Photo of the Week was made by Ann and John Perdue of Victorian Key Photography.

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01.22.2013

Fan Photo of the Week: Jag Fergus’ Watson Lake

This week’s Fan Photo of the Week was made with Sigma’s 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM by Jag Fergus. […]

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12.28.2012

Fan Photo of the Week: Steve Bryan’s Above the Fog

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This week’s Facebook Fan photo of the week was taken by Steve Bryan using the 50mm F2.8 EX DG Macro lens.

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12.17.2012

Point Reyes Photo Workshop by David FitzSimmons

Q: What do you get when you combine sun, sand, waves, and wildlife with eager nature photographers? A: A great […]

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12.03.2012

A Bit about Bokeh, Background Blur and Selective Focus

The holiday season is a great time to make photos with gorgeously softened backgrounds and shallow depth of field for painterly, creative, and festive results. Indoors and out, the Christmas trees bedecked with tiny lights, Menorahs, and decidedly secular seasonal displays that brighten the world each December present the perfect opportunity to experiment, explore and create. While we’ll obviously be featuring a number of Sigma lenses in this how-to, much of the information here is universal.

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11.21.2012

First Look: Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Hands-On

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Photographers have been excited about the possibilities of the new Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM lens since it was announced at Photokina. The first of the Art line in the new Sigma Global Vision, this lens is finally here. And being one of the first photographers in North America to shoot with this lens, I can tell you, it is flat-out amazing.

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11.09.2012
10.24.2012

Fan Photo of the Week: Victor Neves’ Fall Reflections

Victor Neves made this shot with his Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 EX DG in Scituate, RI.

Victor Neves used the Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 plus a Neutral Density filter to make this shot of fall leaves reflecting above a waterfall.

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10.12.2012

Treat yourself to Cool Halloween Shots with these Tricks and Tips

Halloween can be an amazing time to make all sorts of cool photos. Between the Jack O’Lanterns, people of all ages in silly or scary costumes, and haunted houses, there’s something great to shoot pretty much everywhere you turn.It’s also a great time of year to throw so many of the hard and fast guidelines of photography aside and have some fun by breaking some rules, and employing some cool photo tricks to make Halloween photos that’ll turn some heads. In this blog posting, we’re going to have some fun and give you some ideas on how to capture the spirit of the season.

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