DSLR Sensor Size and Crop Factor: Why You Should Give a Damn

If you're in the market for a new camera, have your eye on a fancy DSLR, and care about more than just the price, you'll want to take a few minutes and peruse this tutorial from the folks at LensProToGo. In the video they explain what terms like sensor size, crop factor and depth of field mean, and illustrate how… » 11/07/11 12:00pm 11/07/11 12:00pm

DIY 35mm Camcorder Lens Adapter Saves Hundreds of Dollars

Instead of paying hundreds to thousands on a custom adapter to fit a 35mm lens onto a camcorder, you can now build your own for relatively little cash. Although the end result looks weird and will give your camera a horribly messed up weight distribution, your videos that come out of it will look great—as… » 10/15/07 7:00pm 10/15/07 7:00pm