About Paul Skidmore

Paul is an avid traveler and photography who has visited such far-flung destinations as Antarctica, Greenland, and Svalbard. His passion for creative writing started at an early age when reading works by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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Paul has written 127 articles so far, you can find them below.

5 Best Sony Prime Lenses Under $1000

Best Sony Prime Lenses Under $1000 Image

Sony has a solid choice of affordable prime lenses. In this buying guide, we look specifically at Sony prime lenses under $1000. Prime lenses might have a single focal distance, but this encourages photographers to move around and consider their positioning more. Prime lenses also offer improved quality for that single focal distance, in comparison

5 Best Sony Telephoto Lenses Under $1000

Best Sony Telephoto Lenses Under $1000 Image

Sony has some good lenses for its A-mount and E-mount camera systems. In comparison to Nikon and Canon, this camera manufacturer is often overlooked without reason. Its lenses offer good quality, strong image performance, and are usually reasonably priced. In this guide, we look specifically at the Sony telephoto lenses under $1000. A telephoto lens

4 Best Canon Super-Telephoto Lenses Under $1000

Best Canon Super-Telephoto Lenses Under $1000 Image

Super-telephoto lenses offer unrivaled detail and allow you to capture magnificent images of things like wildlife or sporting events. Canon has produced some brilliant quality options and today we look at the best Canon super-telephoto lenses under $1000. When choosing a super-telephoto lens, you should consider image stabilization, portability, and autofocusing. Image stabilization for this

6 Best Nikon Zoom Lenses Under $500

Best Nikon Zoom Lenses Under $500 Image

Nikon has a good selection of affordable lenses. In this guide, we specifically look at Nikon zoom lenses under $500. Yes – it is possible to purchase a high-quality zoom lens for under $500. There is a good choice available and a decent selection of lenses that cover various photography types. Zoom lenses offer excellent

5 Best Camera Clips

Best Camera Clips Image

A camera clip is an essential item for photographers that move around and are active in their work. Unlike a camera strap, a clip simply clamps your camera in place to either your belt, or a bag strap, keeping your camera from wildly flailing around and risking damage. In most instances, camera clips will fix

5 Best Nikon Zoom Lenses Under $250

Best Nikon Zoom Lenses Under $250 Image

A zoom lens offers versatility and allows you to cover a wider range of photography types. Whilst prime lenses have a set focal distance, zoom lenses can shift between focal distances. With a 70-300mm, for example, you could cover anything from portraits through to wildlife photography. Nikon has a good range of affordable zoom lenses.

5 Best Canon Zoom Lenses Under $1000

5 Best Canon Zoom Lenses Under $1000 Image

A versatile zoom lens is an important item to have in your photography kit. In this guide, we specifically look at Canon zoom lenses under $1000. There are different types of budget zoom lenses available. Some have a smaller focal distance for wide-angle photography such as 16-35mm. Others cover a wider range and could be