We recently asked our readers on Facebook to tell us which was the lens they used most often and which they plan to buy next. It made for interesting reading with a rich and diverse mix of focal lengths and apertures, but almost exclusively included Canon- and Nikon-mount optics. Here are the top six lenses you told us you use most often, and six more that are on your wishlist!
After you’ve been shooting with your Canon APS-C-format DSLR and kit lens for a while you’re likely to start hankering after another lens or two. But with so many options available it can be hard to decide which to choose. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Canon lens options for APS-C-format EOS cameras to help you extend your creative potential.
Do you know how to create converging lines and control vanishing points? In this video tutorial on understanding perspective in photography we show you how to use angles to master the third dimension.
Nikon has announced two new professional super-telephoto lenses with what it claims are the lightest build in their class: the AF-S NIKKOR 600mm f/4E FL ED VR, and the AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR.
Nikon has announced a new DX-format zoom lens, the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR.
Wide angles and wide apertures abound as we put eight fixed-focal length lenses to the test to find the best wide-angle prime lens.
Sigma has announced what it says is the world’s first large-aperture full-frame wide-angle zoom lens offering f/2 brightness throughout the zoom range.
The Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM full-frame lens will be available in Sigma, Canon and Nikon mounts, with its price tag yet to be confirmed.
The world’s widest angle rectilinear zoom lens gets put through our lab testing procedure in our Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L review.
A superzoom lens is useful when you need to travel light with your D-SLR.
In this head-to-head comparison, the team at the Nikon magazine N-Photo take a look at how a classic Nikon lens and its Sigma equivalent compare…
It’s all about the width, with Olympus’s ‘world-first’ Micro Four Thirds fisheye lens. Get the verdict in our Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 8mm 1:1.8 Fisheye PRO lens review.