Photography, for most of its history, has been very much an all-boys club of sorts and mostly white at that. The modern interest in photography is starting to change this as we are beginning to reexamine tradition and practice outside the historical names of photographers. The re-discovery and interest in Mexican photographers such as Manual … Read More
Nikon has announced a new Speedlight on the heels of the D5 and D5000 – the SB-5000 Speedlight and WT-6A Wireless Transmitter. » available on Amazon » available from B&H » available from Adorama This is the first Speedlight in the Nikon lineup to use radio frequency instead of the usual infrared for communication to … Read More
Nikon has announced the successor and replacement for the popular Nikon D300S. The new Nikon D500 is a crop sensor (DX format) DSLR with pro-level features. In fact, it has quite a bit in common with the top-of-the-line Nikon D5. » available from Amazon » available from B&H » available from Adorama The D500 features … Read More
Well it is official. Nikon has announced the new D5 DSLR. This will be the very top of the line in the Nikon lineup of cameras.
The Nikon D5 features an extended range ISO up to a whopping 3,280,000. Other new features include 4k video recording and a new autofocus system.
360° video has become increasingly popular with various vloggers on YouTube. YouTube now supports 360° panning in videos and its been interesting to see people using this technology. The problem is that it takes a much higher resolution than 1080p to get decent results as the video needs to include enough information to display in … Read More
Zeiss in partnership with Fellowes Brands has announced a premium line of lenses and accessories for mobile devices. The first in this lineup is a series of lenses that use an ExoLens attachment compatible with iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 6S and 6S Plus (support for other devices to follow). Each lens will feature T* antireflective … Read More
Panasonic announced 2 new compact camera models and a micro 4/3 Leica 100-400mm lens today. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 The ZS100 features a 1 inch, 20 megapixel sensor and is capable of 4k video recording. The ZS100 features a 25mm-250mm (full-frame equivalent) f/2.9-5.9 Leica DC lens. The camera also features post-focus, .1 second Light Speed … Read More
Gitterman Gallery in New York presents Roger Mayne. Roger Mayne was a British photographer who was probably best known for his work documenting the children of Southam Street in London. Born in 1929, Mayne found an interest in photography though his studies in chemistry at Balliol College, Oxford University where he met Hugo van Wadenoyen. … Read More
Kodak announced this week it is planning on releasing a new Super 8 “next generation” film camera for release in Fall 2016. This is an interesting and curious move from the company who’s shuffled quite a bit in recent years going in and out of bankruptcy and other financial problems. But this marks a highly … Read More
The Getty Museum in Los Angeles will open a major exhibition of Robert Mapplethorpe works based around a joint acquisition with LACMA from the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation in 2011. The exhibition will feature iconic works from Mapplethorpe’s career from his early work in the 1970’s to the 1990’s. Featured will be portraits, still-life and figure … Read More