Lensbaby Canadian Partnership Sale

  By Evelyn Drake

 

We are proud to launch our new Canadian partnership with Lensbaby with an exclusive sale on a selection of one-of-a-kind special effects lenses for photography and video. Lensbaby has drawn a cult-like following of those who embrace weirdness and imperfection.  Their motto is “Shoot Extraordinary”. We hope to help you accomplish that through the uncommon qualities of their photo and video lenses.

Save 15% on Select Lensbaby Items + Bonus Gifts Until Feb. 15th, 2022. Shop Our Lensbaby Sale Collection, or keep reading for more details on what Lensbaby is all about. 

Velvet Lensbaby Sample Image

By: Frank Doorhof

Award-Winning Velvet Effect Lenses:

Velvety glow, tack-sharp details. Capture an ethereal edge-to-edge glow effect across any image. Get your glow on and elevate your imagery with depth, dimension, and soulful expression with the Velvet Effect. Available in 28mm, 56mm, and 85mm focal lengths.

The Velvet 85mm F1.8 is excellent for creating soulful portraits. Use darker apertures to bypass glow and make images with a crisp, film-like aesthetic. Velvet 85 combines lustrous skin tones with the added compression and buttery smooth bokeh found in the best 85mm portrait lenses. Use its macro capabilities to capture significant details with new life. The Velvet 85 design features a solid heft and smooth, dampened manual focus.

Lensbaby Trio 28

By: Jim Nix

3-in-1 Effect Lens – The Trio 28

Where convenience meets creativity. Designed specifically for mirrorless* camera users, the Trio 28 features three selective focus optics in one compact lens design. Trio 28’s wide 28mm focal length uniquely captures the soul of street scenes, landscapes, environmental portraits, and more. Simply rotate a dial to choose your inspiration from 3 popular creative optical effects.

1. Twist
Gives you a large sharp central area of focus surrounded by twisty, swirling bokeh

2. Velvet
Has a sharp yet dreamy central area of focus with a delicate glow from edge-to-edge

3. Sweet
Creates a sharp central sweet spot of focus surrounded by gradually increasing blur

Whether you’re exploring your neighbourhood or travelling afar, Trio 28 helps you shape your vision at the moment – in unexpected and surprising ways.

Save 15% off All Trio 28 Lenses + Bonus Filter Kit 

 

 

By: Stefanie DeFranco

Put OMNI in front of your lens to create new magic!

The simple, elegant, and innovative alternative to creating effects through handheld crystals & objects. Add individuality and artistic flair to your work by shooting through crystals and other objects specifically engineered to create professional and compelling in-camera effects. Designed to work with your existing lenses, OMNI offers control and repeatability without having to change your gear.

Simply screw the Filter Ring onto your existing lens, using one of the Step Up/Down Rings to fit your lens’s filter thread size, if needed. Then, attach one or more Effect Wands to the Magnetic Mounts, with or without an arm. To adjust, slide around a metal track on the Filter Ring. Move, twist and rotate the Effect Wand to change the way the light affects your image.

All the Effect Wands have been designed and engineered by Lensbaby to deliver extraordinary and artistic in-camera effects right at your fingertips.

Save 15% + Bonus Reflective Wands on the Lensbaby Omni Creative Filter System

 

Lensbaby Sweet 50 Sample Image

By: Walter Parada

Start with the basics – Lensbaby Optic Swap Intro Collection

The Lensbaby Optic Swap Intro Collection is perfect for photographers who are curious about stepping into Lensbaby and would like to experience the two most popular Lensbaby creative effects in one Collection. The Optic Swap Intro Collection Includes a Composer Pro II with Sweet 50 and Edge 50 optics, Small Optic Swap System Case, and a heavyweight Lensbaby lens cloth.

Save 15% + Bonus Lensbaby Spark 2.0
With a squeeze to focus interface any Lensbaby user, new or experienced, can enter into a magical process of focusing and tilting that moves with their subject matter. Due to the mystery, they add to Lensbaby’s already unique images, flexible body Lensbabies like the Spark 2.0 have been used in motion pictures and video productions ranging from the academy award-nominated film, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, to music videos, to a host of currently streaming TV series on Netflix, HBO, Amazon, and Hulu.

 

Author:

Evelyn Drake has been in the camera business since 2004. She has been involved in every aspect of The Camera Store's operations with a focus on marketing and event-based initiatives. She also hosts our YouTube channel The Camera Store TV.