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In this episode, we kick off the Lens Shark Photography Podcast with a question from Jessica in New York City about whether or not UV (Ultraviolet) filters are useful in protecting the front element of your lens.
We also cover lens hoods, how they can aide in protecting the front element of your lens and the other benefits of using a lens hood.
We discuss whether or not the kits sold with UV filters, lens cloths, camera bags, etc. are a ripoff or not.
We talk about my moniker “Sharky”, my career as a photojournalist and why I created LensShark.com and the Lens Shark Photography Podcast. [Read more…]