The Great Aurora Chase: A Local’s Guide to Capturing the Northern Lights

 By Rachel Ross

 

Aurora Alert! Solar activity is expected to be earth facing between October 21st and 25th with the potential to produce northern lights. The aurora is one of the most enchanting natural phenomena on our big blue planet, not to mention a bucket list shot for many photographers. Here are my top tips for creating drool-worthy aurora images.

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Last Chance To Shop The Canon Red Line Sales Event!

 By Ryley Smith

 

It’s your last chance to take advantage of Canon’s Red Line Sales Event! This sale, full of fantastic deals on L-Series macro lenses and more, is the perfect opportunity to update your kit! The Red Line Sale ends September 30th, so grab some new lenses before it’s over! Now, let’s take a look at some of the featured lenses of the Canon Red Line Sales Event!

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Start Capturing Better Landscape Photographs Today With These 7 Fantastic Tips!

 By Gina Yeo

 

1. Be prepared 

Part of landscape photography is immersing yourself into the beauty of nature. However, all of us, landscape photographers, know that nature also has an unpredictable side. Being prepared is key to your success as a landscape photographer. It’s essential that you adequately prepare your photography gear and personal items before you venture off into the great outdoors. Arriving at a location and realizing your batteries for your camera are not fully charged or worse, have been forgotten, is exceptionally disappointing. Standing in cold winds while a thunderous storm pelts rain down on you is much more tolerable with adequate rain gear. Successful preparation will help you focus on capturing your landscape images in the best possible way as opposed to having to deal with distracting issues.

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All-in-One Zoom: Tamron 28-200mm f2.8-5.6!

 By Ryley Smith

 

If you haven’t heard the news yet, Tamron has announced the world’s first* 28-200mm F2.8-5.6 all-in-one-zoom! This remarkable lens for Sony E-mount takes the convenience of an all-in-one zoom and adds the fast-maximum aperture of an F2.8, to create superb image quality and enhanced photographic application. With Tamron’s strong reputation for amazing quality, this zoom lens writes a new chapter in the history of the all-in-one zoom lens.

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