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Rotolight Roto-Mic Demonstration & Review

You can get your from here: http://bit.ly/rotolightrotomic

Here I am having a look at the Rotolight Roto-mic…

Walimex Pro 8mm 1:3.5 Fisheye Lens Unboxing

You can get your own Walimex Pro Fisheye lens for Canon EF cameras here: http://amzn.to/walimexpro

Here I am unboxing and demonstrating the Walimex Pro 8mm Fisheye lens for Canon EF model cameras. I unbox and give a guided tour of the lens before showing how you connect it to your camera, then I show some pictures I’ve taken that day with the lens and finally, I do a little video demonstration.

I hope you find this video useful.

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Canon Macro Lens Hack (using 35-80mm EF Lens)

I read on this photography forum how to create a simple and cheap macro lens using an old Canon EF lens. So I went looking for one on eBay and luckily I found a suitable lens for sale that was faulty. So I bought it for the amazingly cheap price of £8 (+£4 P&P) and waited for the postman to arrive. I was very pleased to discover that the lens was in fact in perfectly good working order and it was also an older style lens which meant I could simply unscrew it apart to get the desired effect and then put it all back together when I was finished.

So In this video I show how you can turn a Canon EF 35-80mm lens into a macro lens. This is the older style lens and the process is really easy and completely reversible. On the Mark II & Mark III lenses, the outer element is secured by screws and it is a bit more complicated to remove.

All macro pictures featured in this video were taken on a Canon EOS 600D with the adapted 35-80mm macro lens with no post processing. They are the native shots straight from the camera.

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