The Big Eye:  Canon EF 14mm f/2.8 USM

The Big Eye: Canon EF 14mm f/2.8 USM

My friend Charles and I call this lens “the Big Eye”. The Canon EF 14mm f/2.8 USM is a superwide angle lens, but not a fisheye lens. I’m not fond of photos that are so wide that they become circular. The Canon 14 mm lens is ultra wide, but reasonably...
Portrait Lenses

Portrait Lenses

Each of these portrait lenses will merit a blog unto itself, but let’s start with the general principles of the portrait lens. First off, people prefer to end up looking human in their photographs.  Using wide angle lenses for portraits does not generally pan out,...