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Canon RF 7-200mm Teardown

Equipment

The Not Very Long Awaited Teardown of the Canon RF 70-200mm f/2.8 IS

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Long ago, a visiting Canon engineer put a box on my workbench, grinned, and said: “You’re going to like this.” Then he pulled out a mock-up of the RF 70-200mm f/2.8 IS lens, and my jaw dropped. I’ve been doing this stuff for a long time. My jaw drops very infrequently. My only comment was, “That’s […]

Lensrentals Podcast VR

Podcast Episode

The Lensrentals Podcast Episode #10 – How to Get Started in VR

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Each week Roger Cicala, founder of Lensrentals.com, hosts conversations about the art and science of capturing images. From photography to videography, film, history, and technology, the show covers a wide range of topics to educate and inspire creators of all kinds.   How to Get Started in VR Jim Geduldick found his way into immersive […]

Lenses and Optics

Practical Use of Field Curvature Graphs – the 50mm Primes

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In my last two posts (1,2), I’ve been using field curvature graphs to look at how lenses behave as you stop them down. It’s been a fairly limited data set; basically 35mm prime lenses and some zooms at 35mm. I’m going to keep going with this topic and today look at a different focal length […]

Equipment

The Biggest Photography and Videography Announcements for Fall 2019

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Around this time each year, various brands announce their latest and greatest pieces of equipment just in time to fit into everyone’s holiday wishlists. These products are often shown off at Photo Plus Expo, NAB NY, and the various other promotional events that seem to all show up around October and November. And keeping with […]

How to Break a Camera Lens

Podcast Episode

The Lensrentals Podcast Episode #9 – How to Break a Lens

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Each week Roger Cicala, founder of Lensrentals.com, hosts conversations about the art and science of capturing images. From photography to videography, film, history, and technology, the show covers a wide range of topics to educate and inspire creators of all kinds.   How to Break a Lens Roger is joined by our Repair Manager Aaron and […]

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