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The Lensbaby lenses attaches to Nikon or Canon cameras and allow you to create really neat surreal effects in-camera. Yes you can do this in PhotoShop later, but I prefer to do as much as I can in-camera. The version shown here is the third in their original line-up. It has a locking mechanism so once you find your "sweet-spot" as the company calls it, you can lock your focus in place; great for portraits. I prefer version 1 and 2 which you can't lock into place, giving you a different effect every time. The version 3 is the most photogenic though in my opinion!
I have all three of the original line of Lensbabies... version 1, 2 and 3. I've photographed babies, brides, my wife and kids with them. I've even photographed the Governor of our state with one (his aids were looking at me like "what the heck is on that guy's camera?!" They are a blast to play around with. The company just introduced three new lenses, which are now on my wish list!
Also by Jason Hudson
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