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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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #140- ‘Sfear’

The Daily Photo #140 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com ‘Sfear’ I know what you’re thinking, he must have spelled that wrong, but no it’s an intentional play on words/phonetics. No homeowner wants to see this in his or her lawn, but they sure make great studies in lines, shapes and patterns, not to mention a decent black & white image. […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #139- Orange Push-Up

The Daily Photo #139 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Orange Push-Up   While the Tulips were pretty this year, rapid and wide swings in temperature, coupled with some high winds, saw them dropping their petals early this year. ISO 200 ­ 1/200 @ f/22 |Canon MT­24EX Macro Flash While taking this image I was focused (No really I was…) […]

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Hometown Heroes, MPEX Experience

Hometown Heroes: Leonardo Carrizo

Hometown Heroes profiles some of the best photographers from the Columbus area, showcasing the photographic talent of our city.  One of the most interesting things about working in a camera shop is that at any given moment you could be speaking to an absolutely amazing photographer. One of those photographers that you might run into […]

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Guest Blog: Backyard Bokeh with the Fujifilm X-Pro2

This is a guest blog is by Seth K. Hughes. Connect with Seth on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter! As someone who has traveled 50,000 miles in the past couple of years, I’ve come to realize you don’t have to go far to have fun and make great photos. Truth is, no matter where you live, all […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #84- Main Sail

The Daily Photo #84 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Main Sail Another beautiful butterfly specimen from the Franklin Park Conservatory. Can’t wait to get back and spend some more time with my thinly winged friends. ISO 400 ­ 1/200 @ f/22 ­ at 100mm In this image, I really wanted a side profile of the butterfly, I think they look kind […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #82- BFF

The Daily Photo #82 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com BFF Nothing better than being loved by man’s best friend, or in this case this man’s best friend. Aaliyah looking all bright eyed and ready to tackle the trail on a Winter’s day. ISO 3200 ­ 1/500 @ f/8.0 at ­90mm Again in this image, I am opting to keep […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #81 Wound a Little Tight

The Daily Photo #81 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Wound a Little Tight   Every year the Franklin Park Conservatory cultivates and release hundreds of butterfly species for the public to enjoy. Here is a little sneak preview of the coming attractions for this Spring. ISO 800 ­ 1/200 @ f/16 This image demonstrates about a 3:1 reproduction ration. […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #77- Oh no, Mr Bill…

The Daily Photo #77 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Oh no, Mr Bill…   I suppose you have to be from a certain era to appreciate the title and its reference to this image, but there you have, it spoke (no pun intended…oh that’s a lie, yes there was) to me and I listened. ISO 6400 ­ 1/30 @ […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #74- Curves

The Daily Photo #74 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Curves There are potential images, everywhere you choose to look. An innocent stack of plates can make a quite compelling images. ISO 6400 ­ 1/13 @ f/1 at 90mm This image is really about making sure the lines and curves end up where you want them to be in the […]

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