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Road Trip to the Midwest  March 6th, 2013
Back in January, I took a road trip to the Midwest for business, but left myself enough time to stop and shoot whatever I wanted along the way. Of course there were some locations I did plan in advance, but for the most part it was just drive and stop as I pleased. The images I am sharing in... [Read More]
Tamron SP AF 60mm F/2 Di II LD IF Review  February 25th, 2013
A while back I competed in a street portraiture photography competition hosted by Backyard Shots and Tamron USA. The entries were judged by the excellent street photographer, Craig Tanner. In looking at the great entries for that competition I was completely blown away when it was announced that I... [Read More]
Tamron 18-270/3.5-6.3 DiII VC PZD  September 23rd, 2012
I was quite surprised to learn that my image won the grand prize of a Tamron AF18-270mm F/3.5 - 6.3 Di IIVC PZD, choice of one Backyard Shots guide, Tamron eco-friendly bag and lens cloth. I didn’t expect it at all.   Once the lens got here, I immediately put it on my camera and went... [Read More]
Tamron 60mm f/2 Macro Lens  January 20th, 2012
"I am really enjoying this Tamron lens. Its a great addition to my lens kit for doing Street Portraits. Its sharp, very fast, light weight, focuses quickly and focuses very close. I also love the colors and contrast I get with this lens. And yes it has beautiful circular bokeh." -- Craig Tanner of... [Read More]
Tamron SP 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di VC Lens  November 30th, 2011
The grand prize winner of our first photo contest (Historic Oakland Cemetery), Clay Brandenburg shares his thoughts and a few of  the photos he's taken with his prize, the Tamron SP 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di VC USD (model A005) lens.   First, I love... [Read More]




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