Wedding Photography Gear For Any Budget: Sony Edition

A wedding photographer’s camera gear can make or break a shoot. It’s necessary to carefully consider each piece of equipment before going in to capture those once in a lifetime moments. While Sony may not be the most popular make for wedding photographers, the Sony A7R II offers a lot of advantages for photographers at … 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

Automatic Fluid Panning: Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly, Parallax, & ElektraDRIVE

Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly, Kessler Parallax, Kessler ElektraDRIVE

Today, we’ll be going over the setup of the Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly from Kessler, the Kessler Parallax, and the Kessler ElektraDRIVE bundle. Please note, the pocket dolly can be used solo or in conjunction with the parallax and elektraDRIVE. Kessler Philip Bloom Pocket Dolly The slider comes with all-terrain outrigger feet, a flat mount … Read more

3 Steps To Achieving Gorgeous Bokeh

The LensPal Gorgeous Bokeh

A sharply-focused subject with a dreamy-blurred background, it’s a stellar combination that we at The LensPal receive questions about constantly! Here are three things to keep in mind when achieving gorgeous bokeh: Keep your focal length high: Lenses that are 50MM or wider can achieve this effect with a fast aperture, but in general the … Read more