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I'm Rob, the editor of Light Stalking. I try to keep this ship on course.

Lino Manfrotto Passes Away at 80

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Lino Manfrotto passed away on Sunday, February 5th aged 80 years. The former photojournalist from Vicenza was most well known for his role in founding the famous Manfrotto brand of tripods. Manfrotto noticed in the 60s that high quality camera and light supports were rare in the market and so began manufacturing his own designs […]

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art Lens Given Best Ever Rating by DXOMark!

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Wow, so ratings website, DxOMark just gave the amazing Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art the highest rating of any lens that they have ever tested! “In short, the new Sigma is one of the best-performing full-frame 85mm lenses we’ve seen.” – DxOMark This bumps the Carl Zeiss Distagon T* Otus 1.4/55 ZF.2 down to second spot […]

How to Use Lightroom Presets as a Starting Point

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These days, two pieces of photography software dominate the landscape – Adobe’s Lightroom and also Photoshop. And while there are an increasing amount of amazing pieces of photography software coming onto the market, these two are still the standard by which the others are measured. Lightroom even takes out our number one spot for the […]

10 Free Kindle Books for Photographers

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If you’re looking for a book for your Kindle about photography, then it can be a good idea to scroll through what is available for free at any one time. Luckily, for this list, we have done the hard work for you. Here is a list of free Kindle books for photographers that should keep […]

4 Things to Look for When Composing Your Landscape Photos

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Landscape photography can be a frustrating beast when you start getting serious about it. The fact that you have a lot of control over your scene compared to other forms of photography (sports for example) means the benchmark for quality is set extremely high. But as you dig further into the rabbit hole of landscapes, […]