Choosing a camera lens requires knowledge and experience with different types of camera lenses. Although knowing which lenses work well in certain conditions is important, a photographer also chose a specific lens to produce a specific photographic effect. Light, composition and subject of photographers shooting all influence in choosing a lens.
Although some will take landscape pictures with telephoto lenses, most photographers would choose wide-angle lens. Because the Wide-Angle Lens has a wider field of vision of the human eye, it can take a wide angle. therefore, Lens Wide-Angle lens is one of the most preferred landscape camera.
A zoom lens allows photographers to extend or shorten the focal length of the lens to increase or decrease the magnification of the subject. This feature makes the camera zoom lens into a very popular accessories in many types of photography. However, because the zoom lens has a small hole or the more popular with the aperture, this lens is not suitable for taking pictures in low light conditions.
The difference between a zoom lens and a telephoto lens is very thin. A zoom lens will zoom in and enlarge the image. In contrast, a telephoto lens to bring the subject “closer” to photographers, reducing the distance between objects in an image and the camera lens. It makes telephoto lens can show greater detail than the human eye at the same distance.
Fixed-Focal Length Lenses
A fixed lens is a lens whose focal length or focus it can not change, or in other words without the ability to zoom, the photographer should give more thought to the basic of photography composition in order to produce good quality images. Therefore, a novice photographer can learn the basics of good photography more quickly if by choosing Fixed lens.
Used a macro lens to take pictures close up or very close objects. Short length of focus allows the photographer to take pictures at close range without distortion. The resulting image as large or larger than the original subject.
Macro lens or the macro setting is particularly suitable for detail magnify small objects. For example, a photographer can use the macro setting to photograph the dew on the petals of flowers, small animals or other benda2.
Fisheye lens damage or other words distort the image of the subject, producing images with curved and convex appearance. Fisheye lens was first developed for astronomy photography that seeks to capture the image of the sky as possible.
Currently, fisheye lenses became popular for landscape photographers, and even used to take photos of people. A photo taken with the fisheye lens has a distortion similar to what is seen when looking through the door opening.
Lens Accessories Home
Choosing between different camera lens is not a problem for most mid-range camera because the camera already has a built-in lens that can not be changed. While the digital single lens reflex or SLR cameras have known that the lens can be changed.
For those of you who love photography and do not have a SLR camera, lens accessories serves to mimic the effects of certain existing lens. Accessories of this lens is a disk that attaches to the front of the camera lens to give a certain effect. While some accessories this lens to filter light, others mimic the effect of a wide angle or fisheye lens.
Because the price is much cheaper when compared to the original lens, making these accessories become an additional tool for the professional or amateur photographer. But the resulting picture will be different with a camera lens that was made.