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Review Sunwayfoto DPL-03 Arca-Swiss Compatible Universal L Plate

The Sunwayfoto DPL-03 Arca-Swiss Compatible Universal L-Plate is priced at $89 at the time of this writing. First of I must say it is made of high quality materials, build quality is excellent. If you are looking for a cheaper alternative to the more expensive Arca Swiss type L Plate from Really Right Stuff and […]

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Protect Your Gear From Rain With The Op/Tech SLR Rainsleeve

Op/Tech 18″ SLR Rainsleeve Covering a Canon EOS 60D with a EF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM. It’s a good thing I always have the Op/Tech rainsleeve in my bag. It rain a little bit when I was in the forest last Sunday. It just feels good to know that I have it there just in […]

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Canon EF-S 10-22mm Ultra-Wide USM Lens Mini Review

A quick look at my new lens, the Canon EF-S 10-22mm Ultra-Wide USM Lens. This is the newest lens in my collection and my second dx / crop / aps-c format lens (not compatible with full framed sensor cameras like the 5d and the 1ds series Canon cameras), the other is the Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 […]

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Review Update on My Tamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC

This is a follow up on the mini review a wrote for my Tamron 17-50mm VC back in March of 2010. You can read the post here. For the past 1 year and 19 days at the time of posting, the ┬áTamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC ┬áhas been my primary lens. It’s […]

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Final Moments with my Canon EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro Telephoto Lens

Friday, Jan. 21, 2011. I have finally decided to sell my Canon EF 70-210mm and posted it on eBay for $155, this includes shipping and handling, and on Saturday at 11PM, it was sold. When I got this lens over a year ago, I said, I wasn’t going to sell it. It’s a keeper, I […]

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Wacom CTL460 Bamboo Pen Tablet

Wow, first review for 2011. Ok, this review is about my Wacom Bamboo Pen Tablet, model CTL460. The Wacom Bamboo Pen Tablet is a type of computer input device that can be use to write, sketch or even draw on your computer. Instead of using the mouse, you use a Pen. Just like writing on […]

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Review, Canon EF 50mm F/1.8 II Prime Lens. The Canon Nifty-Fifty

The Canon EF 50mm F/1.8 also known as the Nifty-Fifty is true to its name, it produces great image quality, sharp and is only around $100.00. Best bang for the buck. I highly recommend it.

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Review Canon EF 85mm F/1.8 USM Prime Lens

Before I start, let me just tell you that the Canon EF 85mm F/1.8 is a suprisingly awesome lens and I highly recommend it to anyone. Product Description. A highly practical medium telephoto lens with superb delineation and portability, the Canon EF 85mm F/1.8 USM lens produces sharp and clear images at all apertures. Through […]

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Protection from Rain – Rainsleeve from OPTech USA

Optech Rainsleeve, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Remember my post, Glad I have Glad? Most of you know that I always carry around a couple of Glad freezer bags on my camera bag, this might come in handy in cases like rain or dust. Feezer bags are the cheapest protection you can find for your gear […]

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Macro Gear : Canon EF 100mm Macro USM : SBH-300

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EF 70-210mm F/4 Low Light Performance, Impressive Despite It’s Old Age and Limitations.

Yesterday I had the opportunity to watch the Ringling Bros. Circus. I brought my Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC, EF 85mm F/1.8 and my only telephoto the EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro. 90% of the  time I was using the EF 70-210mm, the 85mm was sleeping in the bag all time. I was impressed with the performance […]

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Canon EOS Rebel XS – 7th most popular Canon Camera in Flickr

tamron17-50mmF28VC-03090, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Canon EOS Rebel XS – 7th most popular Canon Camera in Flickr. Still in No. 1 Position is Canon Rebel XSi, followed by : 2. Canon Rebel XTi, 3. Canon EOS 40D 4. Canon EOS 5D MKII 5. Canon Rebel XT 6. Canon Rebel T1i 7. Canon Rebel XS 8. […]

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Update on my Canon EF 70-210mm F4

Read my first post about this lens here. It has been more than three months since I got this lens last december, and the more I use this lens, the more I like it. I mentioned before that I will replace it, when i have the money to upgrade, but now, I decided, I’ll keep […]

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My Tamron SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di-II VC exceeded expectations

I have an updated review of the lens here. You can read it when you're done here. Thanks. I Not really a thorough review, just my impression and experience with this great lens. I bought my Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 SP XR Di II VC (Vibration Compensation) Zoom Lens for my Canon XS from Amazon […]

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Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM, Still Is a Great Lens

The Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras is a “standard” zoom lens that was introduced in February, 1998. The lens has a 4.82x zoom range and is based on the EF Lens Mount and works with all film and digital EOS cameras that support this mount. The lens […]

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Opteka Battery Grip for Canon Rebel XS, XSi, T1i

The Opteka Battery Pack Grip / Vertical Shutter Release for Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS, XSi and T1i with 2 LP-E5 Batteries (3600 mAh Total) is one of my favourite accesorry for my Canon XS. It has been with my camera since the first day I got it. With this battery grip I can shoot […]

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Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens Review

Introduce around Jan. 2008, the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS SLR Lens is a low-cost kit lens for Canon EOS APS-C(Crop Sensor) DSLRs. It is the successorr to the EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II which didn’t get much attention. Compared to its older siblings, and even to other Canon consumer zooms, the IS lens is sharper […]

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Canon EOS Rebel XS 10.1 MP DSLR

Canon EOS 1000D is a 10.1-megapixel digital single-lens reflex camera announced by Canon Inc. on 10 June 2008 and started shipping in mid August of 2008. It is known as the EOS Kiss F in Japan and the EOS Rebel XS in the United States and Canada. The 1000D is an entry-level DSLR that has […]

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