Wide Angle Lenses

We have seen that lenses that replicate the view that human eye normally sees are called normal lenses. Wide angle lenses are the ones that have a wider angle of view than normal lens (shorter focal length). Wide Angle Lens Ultra Wide Angle Lenses Generally…

Fashion Photography Tips For Success

We see them all over the place; in television advertisements, in magazines, and on the runway. They are the beautiful men and women who strut their stuff while showing off the latest styles from the hottest fashion designers. These are the fashion models of today…

Fisheye Lens

A fisheye lens is an ultra-wide-angle lens with an angle of view that is usually between 100 and 180 degrees and produces strong visual distortion intended to create a wide panoramic or hemispherical image. Fisheye Lenses Unlike wide angle and ultra wide angle lenses, a…

Macro Lenses

The great thing about macro photography is that there is never any dearth of subjects. A macro lens will present you a whole new world of photographic opportunities right within your own backyard. Macro subjects are everywhere to be found, the intricate patterns in a…

Tele Photo Lenses

Lenses with focal lengths longer than that of Normal (approximately 40degree angle of view) are called tele photo lenses. Generally lenses which have a focal length of 70mm or more are termed tele photo lenses. Remember that focal lengths mentioned in this article are all…

Normal Lens

Human eyes see the world around us at about 40 degree angle of view i.e. without using our peripheral vision. Lenses that could reproduce a field of view that corresponds approximately to that of normal vision with no perspective distortion are called normal lenses. Normal…

Angle of View of Camera Lenses

Angle of view of a lens is what the lens sees or simply what you are able to see when looking through the viewfinder. Angle of view changes according to the focal length of the lens mounted on the camera. The longer the focal length…