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diglloyd Advanced Photography (DAP)
Lens and camera reviews, research and how-to covering Nikon and Canon DSLR bodies and lenses, along with related gear.
Making Sharp Images
The missing manual for your camera: sharpness and blur from technique and optics. Causes and solutions, shooting technique, getting full sharpness from high-res digital.
Guide to Mirrorless Cameras
Research, reviews and how-to covering interchangeable and fixed lens compact camera systems and lenses. Encompasses ALLVIEW (Any Lens Live View).
Guide to Zeiss Lenses
Zeiss ZF.2 and ZE lenses: Sharpness, Color, Bokeh, Brilliance, Usage & Examples for Nikon & Canon DSLRs
Guide to Leica
Your in-depth guide to the Leica M system, plus the Leica S2 system and select Leica R lenses
Guide to Digital Infrared Photography
A practical guide: concepts, cameras, lenses, filters, examples, exposure & post-processing
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