Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Astrophotography Review


There’s a new nifty 50 in town. In this short review we test out the Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM, Canon’s latest iteration of their affordable 50mm lens. At about $125, it’s the cheapest Canon prime lens available, making it an attractive addition to any Canon kit. Let’s see how it does with astrophotography.

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Photographing the Milky Way with a Point and Shoot: A Five Camera Low Light Battle

Point-And-Shoot-Low-Light-Battle-Title Can you photograph the Milky Way with a point and shoot? We put five of the best point and shoot cameras against each other to see what’s possible and find out which one is the best. Read more to find out.

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The Most Exciting Lenses for Astrophotography at Photokina 2014


Astrophotographers should be excited about many of the new lenses announced this year at the Photokina 2014 conference in Cologne, Germany. We see lots of fast lenses and that’s a very good thing.

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