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10.24.2011

An interview with David Fitzsimmons about Curious Critters

Sigma’s Jack Howard talked recently with Sigma Pro David Fitzsimmons about his new book project, Curious Critters, which is now […]

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09.30.2011

Seeing the seasons with the Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro

It’s now officially Autumn here in the Northern Hemisphere. The days are getting shorter and hillside stands of trees are bursting into colorful displays of crimsons and golds. Obviously, it is a great time for ultrawide landscapes to capture those sweeping vistas. But it is also prime season for packing a telephoto macro lens like the Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro to capture the grandeur and spirit of the season in its tiny details.

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09.14.2011

Backlit Portraiture by Lindsay Adler

If you want to create more dramatic location portraiture, you may consider taking a technique from the movies. In television […]

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09.08.2011

Professional Macro Flash Photography Tips by Robert O’Toole

One of the best ways to improve your macro images is by using flash. I never do any handheld macro […]

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08.04.2011

Evade Analysis Paralysis! by Robert O’Toole

The average person can glance at a group of photos and quickly choose a favorite. But when the time comes […]

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07.27.2011

Shutter Speeds for Waterfall Photography by David FitzSimmons

Photography is a communication act. It’s a way to share an idea, a feeling, or some other aspect of human […]

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06.15.2011

Soft Light by Kevin Ames

My last blog post described harsh light. This installment is about harsh light’s counterpart—soft light—what makes light soft, how to […]

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06.08.2011

How to Get Yourself Published in Fashion Magazines by Lindsay Adler

In my travels and teaching one of the most frequently ask questions is “how can I get published in a […]

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06.03.2011

Professional tips to improve your bird photography by Robert O’Toole

One question I seem to get all the time is what is good reliable place to visit on your own […]

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05.18.2011

Portrait and Beauty Photography: 85mm is a must have! by Lindsay Adler

From my experiences as a professional portrait and fashion photographer, I have shot with all varieties and focal lengths of […]

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