Photography Equipment

Photography Equipment

Lenses

Never before has photography been so easy and affordable. Digital technology has finally placed the camera in the hands of the public. For many, taking pictures has become a way of life. The explosion of photographs in social media shows the impact of this technology in our society today. In the midst of these rapid changes, we can easily forget about the past.

Before Digital

This chapter is about the pre-digital age, where lenses were all manual focus and film was the recording medium. It highlights how some equipment can still be relevant, like using manual focus lenses with digital cameras, how to improve your photographs with post processing and many others.

Legacy Lenses

Canon FD 100mm f/4 Macro
Makinon 80-200mm f/4.5
Nikon 55mm f/3.5 Micro
Tamron Adaptall 70-150mm f/3.5 (QZ-150M)
Tamron Adaptall 2 80-210mm f/3.8-4 (103A)
Tamron SP Adaptall 2 28-80mm f/3.5-4.2 (27A)