Micro Four Thirds Camera & Lens Pairing Guide

As we have seen recently, using micro four thirds cameras can yield some beautiful results. But knowing which lenses can be paired these handy little cameras can be tricky. That’s why we’ve created this useful infographic. Now, pairing your micro four thirds camera with a non-proprietary lens is easy. As you can see, using the … Read more

August Eclipse Photo Contest Winner: Jim Hartsing

For less than a few hours on Monday, August 21st, our pals across the United States witnessed a rare astronomical event—a total solar eclipse whose path cut clear across America. We asked our pals to submit their shots of this beautiful event and have their friends vote on the best image. While we received many … Read more

Wedding Photography Gear For Any Budget: Canon Edition

Wedding photography presents a unique challenge for any photographer. With a mix of indoor, outdoor, still life, and event photography, it can be difficult to choose the right combination of wedding gear. Follow our gear recommendations below to make your next wedding shoot a breeze. We’ve separated the gear by price point to make it … Read more

How To Get Dramatic Interview Lighting with the Kino Flo Foto Flo 400

Great lighting makes all the difference when shooting an interview. The Kino Flo Interview Select 3 Fluorescent Light Kit and Kino Flo Foto Flo 400 can help you achieve a sleek look at your next shoot. You can follow this lighting set up guide to recreate our dramatic lighting effect. To achieve this professional look, you … Read more

Precision Balance with The Vinten Vision 8 Tripod

Have you ever looked at the back of your tripod and noticed a knob on your fluid head? This is the variable balance knob, its main function is to precisely balance your camera or lens at all angles. In this video we use the Canon 5D Mark IV, with the Canon 600mm f4/L IS II … Read more

Customer Spotlight: Shawn Vela

Customer Spotlight Shawn Vela

Follow us as we take you through the incredible journeys of some of The LensPal’s most esteemed customers. In this first episode we had the pleasure of speaking to one of our long time Pals and Emmy award winning cinematographer, Shawn Vela or Vela Visual Films We sat down with Shawn and went over a … Read more

A Dramatic Look with the Profoto Acute 2R Pro Pack

Getting the dramatic look for your portrait sessions have never been more easier than with the Profoto Acute 2R 1200W/S 2 Head Pro Pack we have in stock at The LensPal. Before we begin, we would just like to point out that this is a technique we used and by no means do we think … Read more

Canon Cine Lenses: Quality Worth The Value

Canon Cine Lens

Here at The LensPal we’ve noticed customers tend to overlook our line-up of Canon Cine Lenses, so we thought we’d take the time to give a brief overview of the current cine lenses we have in stock and why we know it’s a valuable piece of equipment to have for your next production. [rushmore_image caption=”Canon … Read more

Versus: Canon 5D Mark IV vs Canon 5D Mark III

Canon 5D Mark IV at The LensPal

Hey Pals! Today we’ll be going over the many new features of the Canon 5D Mark IV, the differences between the old Canon 5D Mark III, and how they measure up against what’s currently on the market. Some of the new features of the Mark IV is the upgraded 30.4 MP sensors compared to the … Read more