DNG vs RAW – What’s The Difference?


Photographers often ask about the best file format, which usually starts the RAW and JPEG debate. Yet, there’s another question that you may have recently stumbled upon. And that question is, what exactly is the difference between DNG and RAW files? Is there even a difference? Well, yes. And there are quite a few differences,



Today, practically every device with a camera offers both the RAW and JPEG file format. And it’s often the first choice you make when setting up a new camera for the first time. So it’s not surprising that “What’s the difference between shooting RAW and JPEG?” is a common question most photographers ask. But, the

What Is Focal Length?


Many factors combine to create the final image a camera captures, but easily one of the most important factors is the focal length of the lens used. And it’s often a photographer’s first decision when approaching a scene. The problem is the focal length is quite a misunderstood concept amongst photographers. And many beginners inevitably

What Is a PSD File


In today’s digital world, we’re all inundated with file extensions, many of which require specialized software to open. And without the necessary software, you can’t open or preview their contents. The .PSD, or Photoshop Document File, is surely one of them. And it’s no surprise if you came across one recently and your computer didn’t

Lens Angle of View


When shopping for a new lens, most photographers focus on a lens’s focal length. But what is focal length exactly? And how does it relate to the angle of view? Also, how does the angle of view differ from the field of view? Then, ultimately, how do these descriptive terms affect our photos? In this

Full Frame vs Crop Sensor – Which is Best?


In digital photography, there are two main categories of cameras, determined based on sensor size: full-frame and crop sensors. And if you’ve ever picked up a camera, you’ve likely heard these terms thrown around before. These terms are usually the starting point of the conversation and part of the puzzle in investigating a new camera.

What is Shutter Speed?


If you’re ready to explore photography outside of the Auto and Program modes, you’ll quickly learn there are three essential settings in any great image. Those settings are shutter speed, aperture, and ISO. Together, they combine to create what we call the Exposure Triangle. And achieving the right balance between these three settings is a

Tamron 28–75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD Review


The 24-70mm focal length is a long-standing go-to lens, and the jack of all trades range in a photographer’s arsenal. With this focal length alone, photographers can shoot anything from wide-angle landscapes to medium telephoto portraits or macro photography. And for that reason, it’s often the first go-to lens for the level of versatility it

Tamron 35mm SP Di USD f/1.4 Lens Review


In a market packed with already excellent first-party offerings, Tamron accepts the challenge to produce a lens that rivals the first-party competition. And they’ve simultaneously declared the ambitious goal of creating their greatest lens and their pinnacle in lens performance. And thus borns the Tamron SP 35mm F/1.4 Di USD (Model F045). This lens is

Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Review


Hello my friend so in today’s video we’re gonna talk about my favorite my favorite lens of all time actually it’s pretty versatile lens it’s a lens I shot with from really the beginning up until right now it’s it’s been my workhorse granted out over the last like I would say seven eight months