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Photography

Lens Hoods – What Purpose Do They Serve?

Lens hoods, a circular piece of plastic, that mounts to the front of a camera lens.

To me, a lens hood was an expensive piece of plastic. To the knowledgeable, a lens hood serves an important purpose.

For years, I found it difficult to understand the value of a lens hood. I could not justify spending an extra $40 on a piece of plastic. But nevertheless, as time went on, I decided to give these expensive pieces of plastic a try.

Today I can not imagine myself not using a lens hood. From stopping glare to protecting the glass of my lenses, lens hoods have become a staple in my photography bag.

In this article, I will explain the pros and cons of using a lens hood and the reason I began using these expensive pieces of plastic.

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Photography

A Look Into My Camera Bag

When it comes to photography, I love researching new gear. From camera bodies to lenses, I find it fascinating to see what other photographers choose to use. I spend countless hours reading and watching reviews of all the latest camera gear.

It is from this fascination that I have decided to share what I carry in my camera bag and what items I plan to purchase in the near future. Photography is one of my favorite hobbies and I love sharing my passion with others.

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Photography

Five Tips to Turn Photos into Stories

No Special Equipment Required

Photography is one of the greatest art forms that has come out of the modern era. Giving users the ability to capture a moment in time and allowing them to share that moment with the rest of the world. Photography can help to create emotion and allow a user to tell a story. But not every photo can create a store. Here are five tips for creating better stories.

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