0.45x Wide angle lens review

Just a short comparison of two 58mm wide angle lens adapters for my 550D kit lens. These are all over ebay and super cheap. **UPDATE**. I often receive the s...

Photo Tip - What is a lens hood, why do we use it?

http://blog.jaredpolin.com/ Why do we use a lens hood, what benefits do you get from it? Watch this video to see why you should be using your lens hood and why your pictures may be better.(Posted by Jared Polin at 04/02/10)

A wide-angle lens on fair use | Scholarly Communications @ Duke

I first saw the news about Thursday’s decision affirming fair use in the Authors Guild v. Google Books case when I turned my phone back on after an eleven hour flight from Istanbul. The Turkish Air plane was still taxiing at JFK at the time, so when I cheered out loud I got a lot of bewildered looks from my fellow passengers. I tried to explain to the folks sitting near me what I was so...

Source: Scholarly Communications @ Duke

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