Tag : lenses

Dispelling the myth of f/2.8

There seems to be an obsession among photographers regarding f/2.8 lenses. Photographic companies keep producing their premium lenses at f/2.8, telling us it’s what we need. But do we? Back in the 1990’s when I started working as a professional sports photographer I used to shoot motorsport and football and we shot on film. The lenses I took to work were as follows; 16-35mm f/2.8, 28-70mm f/2.8, 70-200mm f/2.8 and a 300mm f/2.8   Film […]