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Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens Review

This lightweight telephoto is the longest glass for a cheapest price in Canon's lens lineup. Not a top performer in the quality department, the 75-300's singular purpose is to provide a lot of zoom for a little bit of money.

Canon EF 24mm f/1.4 L Lens Review

With a short focal length and a wide f/1.4 maximum aperture, the EF 24mm f/1.4 is a see-in-the-dark lens with L-caliber image quality.

Exposure Compensation Tutorial

Exposure Compensation is a technique useful for correcting a camera from making a photo too bright or dark.

Food Photography Lens

Photographers in the kitchen often benefit from two things - getting in close and blurring the background. That means a macro lens with a wide maximum aperture.