#NotesFromTheField: Tamron SP 85mm F/1.8

mainIf you ever catch me with an 85mm lens it’s most likely a Nikon 85mm 1.8D. Everyone needs a good portrait lens. If I ever had to mourn the passing of that lens I would have to consider a replacement. There are lots of lenses to choose from. I tried Tamron SP 35mm f/1.8, it impressed me. At Photo Plus Expo I was introduced to Tamrons 85mm 1.8. It was very interesting as well.  (more…)

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Thinking about the Lexar® Professional Workflow line (Post #PPE2016)

Photo Plus Expo is not just about finding new products, it’s also about finding useful ones. One of the products that got my attention was the Lexar® Professional Workflow line of products. It has been out for some time now but I really did not need to pay attention to it till now. I needed a future proof card reading device and this seemed to fit the bill.

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#NotesFromTheField #PPE2016 Test Drive

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I have a belief that you have to try almost everything once to see what you want to try again. In the photography world, one of the best places to do that is the Test Drive at photo plus expo. The new product preview and networking event gives me a great head start in finding the gear I really want to check out at the show. It’s how I learned about a lot of gear I use in my photography. Here’s what I found this year….
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Jay Maisel 60-Year Retrospective to be Held During #PPE2016

414938Out of all the photographers I have followed, Jay Maisel  has been one of the most influential. His work spans decades and at Photo Plus Expot this year, a 60-year retrospective of his work will be on display. At a few points during the confrence you will fine me there. The Jay Maisel 60-Year Retrospective will run October 20-22, 2016 during the PhotoPlus Expo at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (3 B Hall, Booth 1101)

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