Archive — Rocket blaster

A dirty sensor can cause havoc in post-processing.  Largest spots are evident in a digital file, and can be removed fairly easily in digital software, but when five, ten, or even fifty spots start to show up in post, the task of removing them can be extraordinarily time consuming.  It's best to take precautions to avoid dust and debris on...
As simple as it sounds, those who approach their new lens to clean it for the first time may wonder, "Am I going to hurt it?" or "Am I cleaning this the right way?"  There are probably several techniques to clean your lens properly, and I have seen some people go through a spiritual-type ritual to do it, which is...