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Lens Breakdown for Photographers: Canon 100mm F/2.8 Macro IS L series // Happy Hour with Hope Episode #16

You guys are already LOVING this month, and we are only one week in!!! I love it! For the month of May, I am covering my LENSES and breaking down a new lens each in video. I’m sharing when I use the lens, why I love it and some of the tips and tricks for capturing your BEST images. Last week I highlighted the 35mm lens, and today we’re taking a bit of a turn! Today I’m sharing all about my 100mm MACRO lens that I use on wedding days for details and ring shots. You can tune into the video below!

I saw a ton of requests to include some IMAGES taken with each lens, so here are some of my favorite examples with my 100mm macro lens:

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I'm Hope Taylor, an international Senior Portrait and Wedding Photographer based in Charleston, SC. I'm also an educator, international speaker, and the host of multiple sold-out workshops each year!



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