Wouda Interviews International Dog Photographer Elke Vogelsang

When I first saw Elke Vogelsang’s work I couldn’t help but think of those exaggerated, goggle-eyed cat and dog cards sold at our local Cardies store. With a range of Fujifilm equipment, Elke captures pet personalities in a way that you don’t see very often [...]

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100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens released by Sigma

Sigma’s new 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM, nicknamed “light bazooka”, offers the perfect combination of compact design and optical performance, making it the go-to lens for photographers of all levels. The 100-400ms optical stabilisation provides photographers with the necessary compensation in otherwise unsuitable shooting [...]

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New from Sigma: 24-70mm F/2.8 DG OS HSM

The new weather sealed 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM zoom lens from Sigma offers optical stabilisation, 9 rounded aperture blades and is made out of a combination of metal and "thermally stable composite" material. The lens incorporates three super low dispersion (SLD) and four aspherical [...]

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Sigma Unveils New 135mm F/1.8 DG HSM Art

Sigma recently announced their new 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art lens. This prime lens is said to produce an impressive bokeh effect, strong contrast and sharp image quality all the way to the edges. According to Sigma, the 135mm delivers outstanding resolution that suits [...]

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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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