Posts tagged Depth of Field
Tiffen Variable Neutral Density Filters

It's strange, for so long I subscribed to the theory that filters only compromised the quality of high-end lenses, but what good is all that quality if you can't expose a photo with a wide aperture on a sunny day?  Some filters absolutely have their value and purposes, particularly if (like me) you have a series of F/1.4 primes that you want to use during sunny wedding days, or for long-exposures in light conditions. 

Read More
Lensbaby Twist 60

The Twist 60 is Lensbaby's response to consumer demand for the Petzval signature style.  It offers a very unique effect in the out of focus (a.k.a. "bokeh") areas, that create a bit of a twisted circular distortion.  However, as with many lenses with unique features, it comes with its own set of pros and cons.  Let's talk about how it holds up!

Read More