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10 Best DSLR Camera Monitors in 2019

 photo by Tzido via iStock Given that today’s DSLRs have excellent video capabilities, it makes sense to invest in a camera monitor. After all, having a larger, more resolute screen on which to see your sequences will help you frame up the perfect video. But don’t think field monitors are just for...

10 Things You Need to Know About Prime Lenses

Photo by Diego PH on Unsplash  While some people give prime lenses the cold shoulder because they don’t offer the focal length versatility of a zoom lens, others, like me, hold prime lenses in high regard. In fact, there are a lot of reasons why a prime lens is a great addition to your camera bag...

3 Bargain Canon DSLRs for 2020

Photo by Thom Holmes on Unsplash Everyone is cutting back on their spending right now, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still afford a nice new(ish) Canon DSLR for yourself this year.  There are an abundance of bargain Canon DSLRs available online right now as people start to unload old...

3 Cameras for Wedding Photographers on a Budget

Photo by Kaboompics .com from Pexels Cameras for wedding photographers are expensive, there’s no getting around it. Thankfully, wedding photographers generally make that money up quite quickly within their first few gigs.   But, for someone just getting started in wedding photography, knowing...

3 Cheap Full Frame Cameras for 2020

Photo by Leon Seibert on Unsplash As much as I don’t want to admit it, we are nearing the end of the decade, which means I need some new cameras to take me into 2020. But, I don’t exactly have the budget for expensive full frame cameras. Cheap full frame cameras are much more up my alley for...

5 Inexpensive Full Frame Cameras for 2020

Photo by Arun Clarke on Unsplash If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to buy a new full frame camera, then this list of inexpensive full frame cameras is for you. While these five cheap full frame cameras are some personal favorite of the PhotographyTalk editors, it is definitely not an exhaustive...

Artbeat Studios Metal Print Review

Just a few weeks ago, I ordered a 16x24 metal print from Artbeat Studios. I ordered the print as part of an upcoming under-$100 metal print shootout that will compare multiple metal prints in a head-to-head format.  Full disclosure: I’ve ordered metal prints from Artbeat Studios before. Those prints were...

Battle of the Oldies: Canon EOS 5D Mark III vs Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Photo by Mario Calvo on Unsplash Both the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and the Canon EOS-1D Mark IV are old. The former dropped in 2012 and the latter dropped in 2009 and I’ve heard people say that because of their age, they should no longer be taken seriously as good options for your everyday camera...

Bay Photo Metal Print Review

Getting high-quality prints online requires that you work with a reputable photo lab. For many folks, Bay Photo is a prime choice.  In doing some research for an upcoming $100 metal print shootout, I Googled “metal prints” and saw that Bay Photo Lab was among the top results. I’ve purchased prints from...

Best Cameras for Beginners 2020

Photo by Pablo Guerrero on Unsplash If you, like me, are going crazy sitting at home then maybe it’s time to take up a new hobby. And if you, like me, love photography then maybe you need a new camera to help you start practicing that new hobby.  Thankfully, it’s 2020, which means there are...