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The Butterfly HDR Effect

  Another hot day in the forest, another picture.  Yes it was hot that day, I remember finishing up my gatorade even before I got home. Well, I got a few good shots and it’s all worth it. I don’t usually bring along my monopod when walking in the woods, simply because I don’t want […]

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The Bee in The Forest

I love the forest, I love to go on long walks into the woods, I don’t know, just being there refreshes me, it makes me happy. It makes me forget that busy stressful world I’m in. So if I feel I want to hit my reset button, I go into the forest.

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Wild Flowers From our Backyard

My Olympus PEN-E-pl1 has been my daily companion  for the past month now, and I’ve come to appreciate it more and more, I like it mainly because it’s really light, small and it can give me a good quality image, maybe not as good as my DSLR’s but close.    But today, I thought of […]

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Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens Sample Photo Gallery

 

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Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens Review Part II – Conclusion and Some Photos.

  You can read the first part of this review here. Conclusion: Overall I like the lens, results are stunning. I used this on a Canon EOS 40d and EOS 60D bodies and work well on both. It feels comfortable on my hands, feels solid despite having an all plastic construction. So far the only […]

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Update: Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 Mini Review

To read my original review please click here. Thanks. Update: 09/29/2012  After more than a year of using the Tamron AF 28-75mm f/2.8 SP XR ZL Di LD Aspherical (IF) for Canon, I have notice that the zoom ring is somewhat tighter. Zooming from 28-60mm is ok, but from 60mm to 75mm, it's not as smooth as […]

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Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP A/M FEC LD (IF) 1:1 Macro Lens For Canon

Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens Review

This review has been long overdue, before I start, let me just tell you that despite it’s shortcomings and limitation, this piece of gear won’t dissapoint you at all. The Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens comes in Canon, NIKON and Sony mount, I have the Canon mount for my EOS 7D and EOS […]

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Tamron SP 70-200 f/2.8 VC USD lens Hands on Photos

  The people at ePHOTOzine were lucky  to get their hands on a pre production version of Tamron's upcoming SP 70-200mm F/2.8 VC USD.  

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Tamron Adds VC and A Ultrasonic Motor to their SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di Telephoto Zoom

Tamron announces a new version of their SP 70-200MM F/2.8 Di LD. The new version will surely excite a lot of people with the new features such as VC (Vibration Compensation), a new ultrasonic silent drive, a moisture-resistant construction, and has a circular aperture diaphragm for pleasing rendition of out-of-focus backgrounds.  No price and specific launch […]

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New Macro Lens from Tamron, The Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (Model F004)

Great news to all Tamron fans and current users of one of the most wanted macro lens. Tamron has announce a new version of their 90mm F/2.8 macro lens. The new version now sports VC(vibration compensation), Tamron's version if IS(Image Stabilization) and an ultrasonic silent drive for better af performance.  

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Smile, Your On The Spot – Testing the Sunpak RD2000C Camera Flash

Photo above was shot with the Canon EOS 60D, the Tamron SP 180mm F/3.5 Macro lens, tiny Sunpak Flash and the Demb flash diffuser pro, shot at 1/250, F/7.1, ISO 100. I don't have any schedule for my next football match, so I'm doing some macro and hunting for bugs. It's a great day today, […]

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The Hungry Bee

  I'm pretty happy with this one. The flash really did the trick. It was pretty dark with all those leaves around. If not for this lighting setup it would be really hard to get this. Hungry Bee by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Hover on the image […]

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The Fly

I don't like flys, no no! But, they are so challenging to photograph I always try see if can take a good picture of them. This one seems ok. It took me several attempts before I got this one, and everytime, I position myself and start to focus, this little bugger is going to hop […]

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I’m Loving The Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens

Ok! This lens is just fantastic!!!!. It's really fun to use, possibilities are endless. I just love it. I have owned macro lenses before and sold them after a while, but this one is a keeper. The 180mm is the perfect focal lenght for me. Here are some photos I took earlier after it rained. […]

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Today’s Catch – Honey Feast

Testing the Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP on a small bee feasting on a sunflower. The 180mm macro lens makes for a clean compress shot. Also use a cheap Yongnuo YN-560 Speedlight with a Opteka Universal Diffuser. The photo was shot in Aperture Priority at F/3.5, ISO 400 and a Shutter speed of 1/2000. The speedlight […]

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Grab Shots With My New Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens

Today I got my new Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP Macro Lens for Canon. Here are a few grab shots. I must say, I'm really impress with the lens, optically it is an excellent performer. Build quality is on the high, made of hard plastic but very well built. The Tamron AF 180mm f/3.5 Di SP […]

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Tamron SP 180mm f/3.5 Di Macro LD-IF Lens on Sale with Rebate

I just notice, the Tamron SP 180mm f/3.5 Di Macro LD-IF Lens is currently on sale on Adorama, BHPhoto and Amazon, with a $50.00 mail-in rebate. Only $689.00 after the rebate. That's a lot of glass for $689.00. Order by June 30, 2012 to get the rebate. Read more info here. Download rebate form here.

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Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 DI VC USD Lens FOR Canon/ Nikon / Sony Available Now For Pre Order!

The Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 DI VC USD Lens FOR Canon/ Nikon / Sony Available Now For Pre Order. Main Features: Wide-Angle 24-70mm Full-Frame Lens Built-In Image Stabilization Ultrasonic Silent Drive for Silent AF LD, Aspherical Elements – Sharp Images Moisture-Resistant Construction Compact (3.5×4.6″) & Lightweight (29oz) Order yours now from BH Photo

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Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (Model A007) World’s first full-size, high-speed standard zoom with built-in image stabilization –

February 6, 2012, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono / Headquarters: Saitama City), a leading manufacturer of optical equipment, announced the development of the SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (Model A007), the world’s first*1 full-size high-speed standard zoom lens equipped with VC (Vibration Compensation) image stabilization and USD (Ultrasonic […]

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Photos Taken With The Tamron AF 60mm F/2 SP Macro Lens

Here some sample photos I shot with the Tamron AF 60mm F/2 SP Macro Lens. I’ve only had the lens for 5 days and based on my initial test, it is indeed a great lens like other reviewers said. The overall image quality is just great. To read the mini review please click here.   […]

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