Shooting With Mobile Lenses? First Impression of the Bitplay Snap Lens Kit

Shooting With Mobile Lenses? First Impression of the Bitplay Snap Lens Kit

I've used a number of mobile lenses over the last few years, some were pretty cheap, ranging from $10-20 and some were a little more expensive, like the Pixter Wide-Angle Pro I recently reviewed. Between those 2 classes of lenses I've come to the conclusion that though the more expensive lenses have a better image quality, they aren't worth the 2x price jump when compared side by side to the $20 option. But what about lenses that are 5x the price point. $100 for a mobile lens... Are they really that much better? Well, bitplay is giving me the chance to find that out.

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VSCO X Preset of the Month: Agfa Vista 400 (AV4)

VSCO X Preset of the Month: Agfa Vista 400 (AV4)

When VSCO launched VSCO X I was unsure about the mobile apps paid program! I wanted to sign up, as I love how these presets allow you to keep a consistent look amongst your images, but VSCO already offered so much for free I didn't quite know if paying for the service was worth it. I did a Google search, couldn't find any information on it myself, so I decided to bite the bullet, subscribe to the service ($19.99/year) and write up a full review of the product.

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Testing out VSCO's Urban Series for Street Photography

Testing out VSCO's Urban Series for Street Photography

It's been a personal journey of mine to document everything that VSCO's doing. I'm not sure where this obsession of mine began, but I'm willing to bet it was shortly after I dropped $20 spontaneously to become a VSCO X member. As I stated in previous articles, I was a bit lofty when I first pulled the trigger, but after about 6 months or so I started to really see the value... You can read more about that here.

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The Best Lens For Street Photography? First Impression of the Sony E 20 f/2.8

The Best Lens For Street Photography? First Impression of the Sony E 20 f/2.8

Pancake lenses are my favorite style lenses. They're small. lightweight and replaceable. I've tested the Canon 40, the Fujifilm and now the Sony 20. Out of the three, the Sony is hands down my favorite... I'll go as far as saying that this lens might be the best out there for street photography... Figure out why after the jump!

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