SoftLiteStudios, Tips and Tricks

The Long And Short Of Macro Lenses

Written by: Tim Neumann and Lorie McQuirt You may have noticed, macro lenses come in a variety of focal lengths, a few of the more popular from Nikon and Canon listed below: ~60mm Focal Lengths Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens Nikon AF-S Micro-NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED Lens ~100mm Focal Lengths Canon EF 100mm […]

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Hometown Heroes, MPEX Experience

Hometown Heroes: Jon Cowley

Jon Cowley isn’t a professional photographer. Taking photos isn’t his day job. He’s just a guy with a hobby and a passion who happens to make amazing images. Ken first introduced me to Jon one day when Jon was shopping in the store for some lighting equipment. Jon took out his iPad and showed me […]

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MPEX Experience

Pro Tips with the MPEX Staff: Week 2

This week, Sonnie (our resident Canon expert) and T.J. (our resident video expert) gave us some pointers. We discussed photo grips, macro lenses, sliders, and recording sound for video. Sonnie wanted to highlight the Phottix series of battery grips for Canon cameras. Pictured below is the Phottix BP-50D, but we have a wide selection of Phottix battery […]

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