Three Tips That Will Take Your Food Photography To The Next...

If you don't know what today is, you really should. It's National Cheeseburger Day! But, before we head off to find a delicious burger to celebrate,...

We Spent the Weekend With Four Sigma Art Lenses

What does one do when asked to take four brand new Sigma Prime lenses for a spin? First: pinch yourself. Then, one immediately and...

Joe McNally's at Samy's

Food Trucks! Mac’D-N-Loaded!

Next up on our “world tour” of Los Angeles food trucks–Mac’d-N-Loaded! This was a fun job, to be sure. Got to use some lenses I...

Food Trucks! LA! Samy’s!

Nothing like lighting on the fly, inside a small, silver box. That was pretty much the order of the day last week when I...

Tried and True–Methods for Shooting Fireworks

It is the Fourth! Break out the hot dogs, the beer, the ball game and the tanning lotion. Not to mention the tripod and...

Top Five Anniversary Sale Camera Kits for Entry Level Photographers

Not sure if you've heard, but September means one thing around here at Samy's Camera: It's our anniversary! And, as always, we would like...

Five Photo Essentials to Pack For Comic Con 2018

In case you've never been, San Diego is a gorgeous coastal city with burgeoning Downtown and Arts communities. Thanks to the California sunshine, San...

Five Things That Cost the Same as The Sigma 200-500mm F2.8...

Perhaps you have heard of the Sigma 200-500mm F2.8 APO EX DG? As perfectly and simply described by Sigma, there is no other lens like it....

PhotoCon LA 2018 Expo and Class Passes Now on Sale

Samy's Camera is proud to announce that PhotoCon LA 2018 expo and class passes are now on sale. Presented by Samy's Camera, PhotoCon LA is a must-attend celebration of...

Bill Dobbins

THE 1913 ARMORY ART EXHIBITION: How It Helped Free Photography From...

By Bill Dobbins www.billdobbinsphotography.com Nude Descending A Staircase by Marcel Duchamp was a cubist-inspired painting and was the kind of art that suggested to photographers that...