Prime Lens Vs. Zoom Lens?

Answer For as long as they have been around, debate has swirled among both amateur and professional photographers over whether to use prime or zoom lenses. Prime lenses, also known as fixed focal length,... Read More »

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Wedding Photography using Nikon D90 and kit lens plus 50mm f1.8 prime lens and SB600 flash.?

Ouch, ouch, ouch!This is probably not the answer you want to hear, but I'd appreciate that you read through it and consider it very seriously (it took me some time to type it after all)... Then you... Read More »

Should i get a 50mm prime lens for your nikon D40 I don't really know how to manually focus and i have the 18-55 mm lens?

How long the lens can zoom [ Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM Lens ]?

You can't measure zoom like that. It will take a photo of the moon - 250,000 miles away or the sun 92 million miles away.The lens zooms to 300mm!Ignore Andrew BTW he is confusing the 70-300 IS wit... Read More »

What is the difference between a zoom lens&a telephoto lens?

A telephoto lens uses optics to bring your photographic subject closer. A telephoto lens also may be a zoom lens. A zoom lens has a variable focal length.Prime vs. ZoomA telephoto lens may be a pri... Read More »