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January 15th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Jason Matias

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'A Cave With A View' by Jason Matias
Today’s Photo of the Day, titled ‘A Cave With A View’, was shot and submitted to the Your Favorite Places Gallery by Jason Matias. “I spent about an hour in the ice cave with my friend and my dog. At the back of the cave is a waterfall with a skylight that had me befuddled … 
January 8th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Michael Morse

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Through The Trees' by Michael Morse
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted by Michael Morse to the Winter Shapes Assignment. “After a beautiful Christmas day snow storm, the local ski hill opened their doors for the first time this season so people could enjoy the fresh powder. This shot was taken looking up the mountain where it is out of … 
May 1st, 2014

Photo of the Day by Kyle Ames

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Misty Greens' by Kyle Ames
Today’s Photo of the Day by Kyle Ames captures a quiet and serene niche of the Olympic National Forest in Washington State. Ames shot with a Canon EOS 6D and Tamron 10-24mm lens and submitted the photo to the Your Favorite Places gallery. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and … 
April 11th, 2014

Tamron Introduces 16-300mm All-In-One Zoom

Posted By Outdoor Photographer
Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro
Tamron introduces the ultimate in high-power zoom lenses, with expanded focal lengths at both wide-angle and telephoto ends of the zoom range, providing the world’s first zoom ratio of approximately 18.8x. Check out the full press release below: 16-300MM F/3.5-6.3 DI II VC PZD MACRO (MODEL B016) A high-performance, high-power zoom lens that delivers focal … 
April 4th, 2014

Winter Macro Assignment Winner Carolyn Derstine

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Frozen Bubbles' by Carolyn Derstine
Congrats to Carolyn Derstine for winning the Winter Macro Assignment. “This photo was taken in January of 2012, along a creek that runs behind our property in Telford, PA. As I wandered along the creek, I would look for interesting designs and compositions in the ice.  That day, the designs were fantastic.  Did not pre-visualize, … 
February 14th, 2014

Tamron Tipcast ‘Shooting Landscapes’ Video with Ed Heaton

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Shooting Landscapes With Ed Heaton
In the most recent edition of the Tamron Tipcast web series, professional landscape photographer Ed Heaton illustrates tips for getting started with landscape photography with both compositional basics and technical details. For more videos on macro photography, storytelling, and DSLR video equipment, check out the TamronVids Youtube channel.   
February 6th, 2014

Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro
Tamron has announced the development of an all-in-one lens providing a 16mm wide angle to 300mm telephoto range. Using UXR glass and new manufacturing technology, the 18.8X zoom range is presented in a lightweight body. For Macro enthusiasts, the lens has a 15.3-inch minimum focus distance and maximum magnification ration of 1:2.7. Check out the … 
November 12th, 2013

Tamron Develops SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD lens

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Tamron 150-600mm
Update: The lens will be available in the USA on January 17, 2014. Tamron has announced the development of a 150-600mm ultra telephoto zoom lens compatible with both full-frame and APS-C formats. The 150mm focal length expansion from the current 200-500mm lens offered by Tamron is of particular interest for birders and wildlife photographers who … 
May 31st, 2013

Photo Of The Day by Kyle Jones

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Yangshuo Bridge Dawn by Kyle Jones
Kyle Jone sent this photo to the Travel Assignment which is open until June 4th. The photo is form the Li River in China and this vantage point looks over the river toward the famous karst formations near Yangshuo.  
October 7th, 2011

New Tamron Lens

Posted By Rob Sheppard
I have a fun little project now that goes beyond its surface to something about how we look at lens choices. Tamron has asked me to work with their newest 18-270mm lens. Officially, it is the Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD — don’t you love all of the letters? It is almost like a …