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Neutral Density Filters - Practical Advice, Part 1

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Neutral Density Filters - Practical Advice, Part 1

This is a guest post series by Alen Smirnov. PART I How do ND filters work? Types and varieties of ND filters Difference by density Difference by construction Typical situations  If you are passionate about photography and not afraid to experiment, then this article is for you! You have probably already used UV or polarizing filters. UV filters protect your lens from physical damage, as well as from UV light, which can negatively affect the images. Polarizing filters are more interesting, because they increase contrast and eliminate reflections from water and glass surfaces. But now we will talk about the...

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

Image Credit: blackred via iStock One of the most important photography accessories you can own is a good set of filters. The operative word here is "good"... There's lots of dirt cheap filters out there that might entice you with a bargain basement price. However, those filters often use bargain basement materials, too. That's not what you want in front of your lens! Instead, investing in high-quality filters will get you better results - and more durable filters to boot. If you're in the market for new photo filters, consider any of the following as a good bet. Best Lens Filters: NiSi...

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Nevada Photography and Travel Guide - Las Vegas Area

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Nevada Photography and Travel Guide - Las Vegas Area

If you're traveling to the Silver State with your camera in tow, don't leave before consulting this Nevada Photography and Travel Guide. Though it would be virtually impossible to offer tips and hints for the all the best places to photograph in Nevada, we've got three top photography hot-spots you need to visit outlined below. Additionally, we've taken the liberty of helping you with your planning by recommending places to stay, places to eat, and points of interest along the way. All told, this guide gives you insights into beautiful photography spots from Las Vegas to Red Rock Canyon to...

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Upgrade Your Kit for the New Year With These Must-Have Photography Accessories

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Upgrade Your Kit for the New Year With These Must-Have Photography Accessories

Photo by Marco Xu on Unsplash With 2019 rapidly approaching, now is a great time to evaluate your photography kit, identify the things that need to be replaced or added, and set about taking your photography game to the next level. If you're like me, though, you have a long, long list of things you want to buy but not enough money to do so. With a limited budget, what should you replace in your photography kit? Here's a few top ideas... Must-Have Photography Accessories: Get a Better Camera Strap If you're still rocking the camera strap that came with your camera, a...

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Cheap Nikon Lenses That Offer Amazing Image Quality for the Price

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Cheap Nikon Lenses That Offer Amazing Image Quality for the Price

Photo by Connor Hancovsky on Unsplash Looking for a cheap Nikon lens? You've clicked in the right article... When buying an inexpensive lens, you don't want to sacrifice quality. That's the crux of the issue. Often, you can find cheap lenses, but they don't offer very good performance. On the other hand, many top-shelf Nikon lenses are hugely expensive. But there are some gems out there that perform well and won't cause your wallet to scream, either. Here's just a sampling of some of the best budget-friendly Nikon lenses. Editor's Tip: Need a new lens but don't have the cash to buy brand-new? Find...

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