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The Only Rule in Street Photography

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I see a lot of articles across the Internet claiming to know the “rules to follow” or the “things to avoid” in street photography, easily one of the most hotly debated genres. What they tend to misunderstand is just how little the genre cares for photographic rules, and what the ...

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Are Wedding Photography Competitions Fixed?

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In recent years I’ve been privileged to be on the jury for a whole range of photography competitions. These include single image competitions such as WPS International Excellence Awards, Masters of Wedding Photography, and the Irish wedding photography awards (In association with Learning to Fly). And with a different focus, ...

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Fujifilm Unveils the XF 16mm f/2.8 R WR Lens

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Fujifilm has announced the new XF 16mm f/2.8 R WR, a wide-angle prime lens for APS-C sensors that’s the equivalent to a 24mm lens in 35mm terms. The weather-and-dust-resistant lens features an internal focusing system and a stepping motor that provide fast and quiet autofocusing. Features of the lens include ...

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Fujifilm Unveils the X-T30: A Light 4K Camera for $899

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Fujifilm has announced the new X-T30, the successor to the X-T20 mirrorless camera and the “little sibling” to the X-T3 (with which it shares many common features and specs). Inside the X-T30 is a 26.1-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS sensor, up from 24.3MP in the X-T20, with an ISO range of ...

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Canon Announces the Development of 6 New RF Lenses

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Canon has announced the development of six upcoming RF mirrorless lenses: two 85mm lenses, a 24-70mm f/2.8L IS, a 15-35mm f/2.8L IS, a 70-200mm f/2.8L IS, and a 24-240mm f/4-6.3 IS. “All six RF lenses under development are built around Canon’s new RF mount, which features a large 54mm diameter ...

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Nikon Unveils the NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S

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Nikon has announced the new NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. The lens is the first to feature Nikon’s new ARNEO coating, which complements Nikon’s Nano Crystal Coat to further reduce flare and ghosting. “While Nano Crystal Coat suppresses ghosting and flare coming from backlight ...

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