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Call for Entries: Lensbaby


Lensbaby announced today that they are making an open call for photographers to submit their best images created using a Lensbaby lens for a chance to be published in the new book Lensbaby: Bending Your Perspective by Lensbaby Guru and author/photographer Corey Hilz. According to Lensbaby, “Due out from Focal Press in the summer of 2010, Lensbaby: Bending Your Perspective will feature lots of ‘how to’ and inspirational content, along with galleries of Lensbaby photos by some of the foremost Lensbaby photographers in the world.”


Photographers can submit two images for consideration via and can change their photo selection at any time during the submission period. Submissions will be accepted until 6pm, PST, December 31, 2009, so get to work shooting with Lensbaby optics, which are always fun and offer major creativity boosts.  Also, look out for a review of the new Lensbaby Composer & Optic Swap System in the next issue of Digital Photographer by DP Editor, Lynne Eodice.


Lensbaby Announces Fish Eye & Soft Focus Optics


At the PDN PhotoPlus Expo in New York, Lensbaby announced two new additions to the Optic Swap System: the Fish Eye Optic and Soft Focus Optic. “With the introduction of these new optics, Lensbaby is moving beyond the realm of selective focus to offer photographers a Creative Effects SLR lens system, with 6 different optic options. The Fisheye and Soft Focus Optics, unlike earlier Lensbaby optics, do not feature a sweet spot of focus,” said Craig Strong, Lensbaby President and Co-Founder.

Read on after the jump for more information on the new optics from Lensbaby and to see additional sample and product images.

Lensbaby Soft Focus Optic

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