Photography Gear Review

YongNuo YN-300 Air Review – Good $40 LED Panel!

INTRODUCTION GOOD AFFORDABLE LIGHTING Welcome to a review of the YongNuo YN-300 Air video light. Looking to get started with some simple videography, maybe for YouTube videos? Or maybe take better product and portrait shots? Without breaking the piggy bank? Well, a lot of affordable LED light panels have popped up over the years, and …

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Nikon 16-35mm f/4G ED VR Review – New King of Wide Angle!?

INTRODUCTION THE BIRTH OF ANOTHER KING? Welcome to a review of the Nikon 16-35mm f/4 G lens. In 2007, Nikon released a beast called 14-24mm f/2.8 into the wild. It is sharp, crisp, solid, and has little distortion despite being a wide 14mm. It is an excellent lens, and people had no qualms crowning it the king …

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Nikon 50mm f/1.4 G Review – An OK-Good Lens?!

INTRODUCTION THE LEVEL UP LENS? Welcome to a review of the Nikon 50mm f/1.4 G lens. The 50mm is one of the more versatile focal lengths used in portrait, street, food, product and just about any kind of photography. While some photographers probably started with the very affordable and “plastic fantastic” 50mm f/1.8 lens, there might …

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Samyang 8mm f/3.5 CS II Fisheye Lens Review – Affordable Fish!?

INTRODUCTION SOMETHING LOOKS FISHY Welcome to a review of the Samyang 8mm Fisheye Lens. Are you looking to do something different, or just need an insanely wide lens? Then try looking through the eyes of a fish – A fisheye lens. But fisheyes have been kind of rather extreme in the world of photography, known …

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