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What You Need to Know About Your Lens’ Image Stabilizer

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 7 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Lens' Image Stabilizer Switch

Lens’ Image Stabilizer Switch



Image Stabilization (or Nikon’s Vibration Reduction) is a feature available in some Canon and Nikon DSLR lenses. By simply activating the Image Stabilization (IS), the photographer can take sharp photos in low light (hence low shutter speeds) without the aid of a tripod and the photos won’t turn out blurry.

Image Stabilization or Vibration Reduction functions to lessen the effects from vibrations during shooting, making the lens more stable and consequentially creating sharper photographers. IS or VR is claimed to be able to capture sharp photographs even in conditions of exposure comprising of slower than 2 to 3 stops.
One thing that’s often asked by readers via e-mail is: “What happens if we photograph using a tripod while having the IS or VR on?” Read the rest of this entry »

Tips for Buying a New or Used camera/lens

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 6 - 2017ADD COMMENTS
Tips for Buying a New or Used camera or lens

Tips for Buying a New or Used camera or lens

Many photographers prefer to buy a camera or lens in brand new condition. This is a common, because we’ll be getting the latest model, the best condition of equipment, and the satisfaction of getting a warrantied product. If the available budget is sufficient, then buying a camera or lens in new condition may be the best choice. However, if funds are a bit of a problem, buying a used or second-hand camera can be a wise choice. What aspects should be considered when buying new or used lens? Read the rest of this entry »

Tommy Edison, the Blind Photographer

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On March - 6 - 2017ADD COMMENTS
Tommy Edison - Blind Photographer

Tommy Edison – Blind Photographer

I’ve previously posted a story of Rusidah, the armless photographer. Now, there’s a more remarkable tale of a blind photographer. Without being able to see, he’s able to capture photographs. Hard to believe, I know, since photography is an art where sight is needed to produce and to enjoy its products. Well, here’s his tale. Read the rest of this entry »

Canon EOS 600D Tips and Trick

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On February - 6 - 20141 COMMENT

Canon EOS 600D Tips and Trick

Canon EOS 600D Tips and Trick


The 18 megapixel Canon EOS 600D (called the Digital Rebel T3i in North America) is a new DSLR camera that sits above last year’s 550D / T2i at the top of Canon’s entry-level EOS line-up. The 600D / T3i offers a 1,040,000-dot vari-angle LCD screen, a 63-zone metering sensor – identical to the one used in the more expensive EOS 7D – standard ISO settings of 100-6400 (expandable to 12800), and 3.7fps continuous shooting. The 600D’s video mode features 1080p Full HD recording at 24/25/30fps and 720p HD capture at either 50 or 60fps, with full manual control over exposure and gain.
The feature that first makes an impression when you first hold a 600D DSLR is its LCD screen. 600D’s LCD is similar to its more advanced counterpart, the EOS 60D, in that it’s a vari-angle LCD screen. With these types of screens, we can rotate and fold the screen to suit our whims.
EOS 600D Tips and Trick

EOS 600D Tips and Trick


Here are a few tips to create unique photographs using the EOS 600D by taking advantage of the new flip screens: Read the rest of this entry »

Canon EOS 1100D vs Nikon D3100, Which One Better?

Posted by oneslidephotogaraphy On August - 10 - 20139 COMMENTS
Canon EOS 1100D vs Nikon D3100, Which One Better

Canon EOS 1100D vs Nikon D3100, Which One Better

Canon T3 and Nikon D3100 is the entry level DSLR camera in 2011. Both cameras are selling at the same price (around $599 with kit lens). Both cameras are intended for beginners or people who do not use DSLR camera before, so both cameras are beginner-friendly, small and lightweight. Read the rest of this entry »