Shawn C. Steiner

Shawn C. Steiner

Shawn C. Steiner is a writer, photographer, and occassional filmmaker based in the greater New York City area. Before working at B&H, he studied both cinema and photography with a strong focus in photojournalism and documentary work. You can check out his Instagram, as well as most other social media accounts, @shawncsteiner to see more of his work.

Latest Articles

1 week ago
After some impressive flagship releases from Nikon, it is nice to see that they aren’t forgetting about the little guy with today’s release of the D3400 DSLR Camera. The most notable upgrade here is the introduction of...
1 week ago
Filmmakers and videographers who have long dreamed of getting Lensbaby’s special effects with their cinema cameras can now pick up the Composer Pro II with a PL mount. Offering the same features and specifications as the existing still-photo mounts, this model is compatible without the need for...
2 weeks ago
One of the most surprising things about my formal photography and film education was the impact of a theory and analysis class. It seems that many institutions emphasize that they have the latest and greatest gear, or that they let students use high-end equipment and studios almost right away. Don’t get me wrong—the practical aspect is very important in our industry, but if you want to develop...
2 weeks ago
There are some cameras that you can’t help but be impressed with, and as Nikon’s latest flagship it should come as no surprise that the D5 is one of those cameras. Disclaimer: Although this is an article about photography, the views on vaping expressed in this video are those of the individuals...
3 weeks ago
Even though most documents and classwork are moving into the digital domain, sometimes a good old-fashioned printout is still needed. Whether this is for your final term paper, notes for a group study session, or handouts to get everyone on the same page, so to speak, you are going to need a printer to get it done. Budding photography students also may want their own printer for complete control...
3 weeks ago
Continuing Sony’s lineup of A-mount offerings is the Alpha a68, a new entry-level option that manages to squeeze in some high-end features. The major upgrade over its predecessor comes from...
3 weeks ago
After a simultaneous release alongside the Edge 50 Optic, Lensbaby’s...
1 month ago
Portrait photographers have something to get excited about with Nikon’s announcement of the AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED Lens. This lens is primed to be one of the best optics in its range, thanks to...
1 month ago
There are certain combinations that just work well together—peanut butter and jelly for instance—so it should come as no surprise that a complementary pair of lenses isn't too hard to come by. In this case, we are talking about the classic Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM and the respected...
1 month ago
Sony has finally completed a trio of fast high-end prime lenses with the release of the full-frame Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA Lens for E-mount cameras. This lens offers advanced optics, a physical aperture ring, and a...
1 month ago
With the proliferation of high-quality LED technology, companies have been looking to further innovate to fill the many niches of photography and video fields, Intellytech is among these innovators with the capable and modular Light Stix...
1 month ago
It has been a great summer of camera releases so far, and Fujifilm is continuing the trend with the official release of the X-T2 Mirrorless Digital Camera and the flagship...
1 month ago
One of the biggest worries a photographer has during an extended trip is whether or not all of the digital files and photos they create will make it back with them. Everyone knows the best way to protect these precious documents and memories is to perform backups, just like you would if you were at home. However, there is the small problem that you aren’t at home with your RAID arrays and card...
2 months ago
After a few months of anticipation, Sigma has finally revealed pricing and ordering details for the sd Quattro Mirrorless Digital Camera,...
2 months ago
Building on the well-regarded video capabilities of its DSLR and mirrorless cameras, Canon has just released a couple of new Video Creator Kits that center around the EOS 80D DSLR Camera and...

Pages

Close

Close

Close