Tag: photo gear

Getting Ready for PhotoPlus Expo

Getting ready, planning and preparing for PhotoPlus Expo.

Handling photo and lighting gear. Photo by Alina Oswald.

New Gear: Wheeled Carrying Bag for Photo Studio Gear

first impressions: Godox CB-01 wheeled carrying bag for light stands

Galileo Thermometer. Product photography by Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Testing, Testing with Sigma 105mm f/1.4 ART

Testing the Sigma 105mm f/1.4 for Nikon. Product photography.

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 for Nikon on tripod. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 – First Impressions

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 for Nikon - First Impressions My very first prime lens was a Nikon 50mm f/1.8 lens, but, as a portrait photographer I've always wanted a prime f/1.4 lens. And so this past year, I spent months researching, considering and reconsidering my options. While there're several prime f/1.4 lenses ideal for portrait photography, ...

Umbrella. Photo by Alina Oswald.

On Choosing Your Photo Gear

On Choosing Your Photo and Lighting Gear, and More   When it comes to photo gear, there are plenty of choices out there. Sky is the limit, as they say...or maybe the limit is how much you can afford or is reasonable for you to spend based on your immediate and near-future photographic needs. I ...