GHS Yearbook Lens Guide
A quick guide to the lenses in the photo cabinet and what to use ‘em for
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM aka Fat Man
This lens is heavy as hell, but is worth it’s weight in gold. The f/1.2 aperture is amazing for portraits and nighttime photography, such as for a school dance.
Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM aka Pancake
This lens is a wide angle lens, and is good for getting group photos or photos in classrooms. This lens has more creative flexibility and can be used in many situations.
Tamron AF18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD AF aka Zoom Zoom
A great multipurpose lens. Has a MASSIVE range of zoom. Best used in already decent lighting (avoid for dark rooms, etc).
Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM aka Longshot
An extremely sexy piece of glass. This lens captures crisp photos, and is ideal for use in portraits or grabbing unique angles of lunchtime/brunchtime activities. Also...
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