Sigma Announces World’s First F/1.8 Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens

Sigma just announced their groundbreaking new 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM lens, the "seventh of their full frame prime lenses to join the Art line." This ultra-wide-angle lens features 9 aperture blades, a ring-type ultrasonic (HSM) focus motor, a minimum focusing distance of 27cm and 16 elements. [...]

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Win Exposed – The Business of Photography books!

As photographers we have to learn and master a great amount of techniques, from shooting in manual to perfecting our post-processing skills. (Let's not mention all the industry specific lingo and their pronunciations...can someone say bokeh?) We are creatives and while we are busy [...]

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Wouda Interviews Local Fine Art Photographer Francoise V

One of my colleagues sent me a link to Francoise V’s work – it was immediately clear that her work was inspired by Africa. I knew that I had to find out more about this young, talented fine art photographer. In this interview, [...]

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Outdoorphoto Student Discount 2017

We are calling all art, design and photography students. Are you the type of person who strives to bring the impossible to life, whose ideas are no less than ridiculous (aka: brilliant!) and who believes in a world where creativity reigns supreme? If [...]

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Canon Announcement – New 800D and 77D DSLRs, and mirrorless M6

Canon EOS 800D Next-generation DSLR technology, made simple When great quality results are the most important thing, the EOS 800D makes it simple to capture photos and movies you’ll be proud of. Next-generation technology is easy to use, and improves performance in [...]

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Boudoir Photography tips by Yolandi Jacobsz

Boudoir photography, an intimate genre, started overseas and arrived at our shores a couple of years ago. Since then its presence and importance within the photographic community gained recognition. I've always believed that boudoir photography is meant for every and any woman, which is [...]

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Wouda Interviews Local Photographer Laura Leigh

Laura Leigh, former Swiss Olympic Team athlete has been calling Johannesburg, South Africa, home for the past eight years. She majored in psychology at Florida State University, but always knew that she wanted to become a photographer. Boudoir photography defined The brilliantly talented [...]

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Just announced: Tamron 70-200mm G2 and 10-24mm

Tamron introduces their game-changing 70-200mm f/2.8 G2 lens Tamron, a leading manufacturer of optics for diverse applications has launched the SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (Model A025), a new telephoto zoom lens product for full-frame and APS-C DSLR cameras. Model A025 [...]

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Wouda Interviews Photographer and Entrepreneur Christine Meintjes

International award-winning photographer, enthusiastic entrepreneur and founder of The Pretty Blog, Christine Meintjes shares her secrets to success. Her training started years ago when from the age of 14, she assisted a local wedding photographer. Assisting gave her plenty of insight into the photography [...]

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