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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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09.08.2011

Professional Macro Flash Photography Tips

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

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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06.03.2011

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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04.30.2011

Traveling light with the Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM

There are times when packing light really is what matters most for photo adventures. And on those occasions when hauling […]

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04.26.2011

Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM: Hands-on Advice. by Jack Howard

Jack Howard offers tips for working with the Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM lens for both interior and exterior architecture, people, and landscapes.

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04.07.2011

Sigma’s 50-500mm f4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM APO AF Lens: Reader Q+As

Sigma’s 50-500mm f4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM APO AF Lens: Reader Q+As We’ve gotten a number of great reader questions since […]

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03.28.2011

High Dynamic Range Imaging with the Sigma DP1x by Jack Howard

HDRI photographer Jack Howard, author of “Practical HDRI” talks about the professional results that Sigma’s compact DP1x camera can make for serious HDR photography.

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