Bowens: Yes, We’re Dead, and Chinese Brands Killed Us Instead of producing equipment for popular brands, these Chinese companies are now marketing their own brands and selling directly to photographers, cutting out middlemen and price markups.
Proof-of-concept camera encrypts images with GPG / Boing Boing W Aaron Waychoff, creator of the Falsom Upside-Down ⊥ “Resist” campaign, was inspired by this 2016 post; he writes, “I’ve made a proof-of-concept encrypting digital camera based on the open source, widely adoped GnuPG. This project uses public key encryption to encrypt every photo the camera […]
8K When Stills & Motion Converge *Without Apologies or Qualifiers « Vincent Laforet’s Blog The Key here is that a STILL image garnered attention at a CINEMA event … why, well obviously it was shot on a motion camera at 8K – in this case the RED WEAPON 8K camera which is capable of […]
Sony SLT Camera Found in Crashed North Korean Spy Drone According to Reuters, South Korean authorities said that the drone had apparently crashed while flying back to North Korea after shooting photos of an advanced U.S. anti-missile battery located in South Korea.
Sony a9 Showed Overheating Warning After 20 Minutes, Photog Says After taking the a9 to a pool for a swim meet, Eusebio noticed that the overheating warning icon showed up on the screen after less than 20 minutes of use in 81°F.
Here’s One Photographer’s Camera Kit at the Kentucky Derby Frakes will have nearly 50 DSLR camera bodies (split between D5, D810, and D500 tiers) and a huge number of lenses of all types at his fingertips to capture every newsworthy moment. He’s planning on setting up and using each of the cameras.
Which Sony A9 Feature Will Make Pros Switch? Sony recently also displaced Nikon as the #2 camera brand for full-frame systems, which is both scary and a cause for celebration
This is the Final Design of the Light L16 52MP 16-Camera Camera The company is saying that the Light L16 is currently sold out, and that it’s currently working on building cameras for all the existing pre-order customers who placed orders on the $1,699 camera based on the announcement alone. Pre-order shipments will begin on […]
Incredible low-light camera turns night into day The camera was developed for military use, has an effective ISO rating of 5,000,000
This Latest Camera Sales Chart Shows the Compact Camera Near Death Things aren’t looking good for the standalone point-and-shoot camera. As smartphone cameras continue to improve, compact camera sales continue to nosedive. A new historical sales chart with 2016 figures shows just how quickly point-and-shoots are dying off.
What It’s Like Working with a Military-Grade Thermal Imaging Camera In our February “Exposures” story about Richard Mosse’s new film and book, “Incoming,” Mosse spoke about why he decided to use a thermal imaging camera in order to create a body of work about the refugee crisis. During the same interview, Mosse discussed the logistical […]
Nikon Speaks Out: Will Focus on Medium to High-End DSLRs and Lenses There are no plans to close any manufacturing plants, and they still want to release a high-end compact ala the Nikon DL line at some point, but the company says they will pare down the number of models they release.
The Cameras That Captured Winning Shots in World Press Photo 2017 The Spanish photo site Photolari crunched the data and created a set of charts showing the breakdown of camera type, brand, and model in this year’s contest.
Canon Announces the EOS M6 For photographers who demand premium performance, the new EOS M6 Camera features the company’s 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor able to capture sharp, high-resolution images even in low-light situations, its most advanced image processor, DIGIC 7, and super-fast Dual Pixel CMOS AF speed, enabling photographers to capture clear, sharp, […]
Fujifilm X100F Has 24MP Sensor, More Speed, Focus Joystick, and ISO Dial Fujifilm today announced the X100F, a new rangefinder-style compact camera that combines powerful imagine with a sleek, retro design
Hasselblad X1D Hands On Review this is one fine camera that has put Hasselblad firmly back in the game as a premium camera maker
150 Filmmakers Ask Nikon and Canon to Sell Encrypted Cameras “When you’re in the field filming and your camera is taken by authorities, that footage is completely vulnerable,” Poitras says. “That’s where encryption is really needed.”
This Video Explains How Light’s Fancy 16-Camera Camera Works Light—the makers of the 16-module L16 camera that purports to put 52-megapixel DSLR quality in your pocket—get a lot of questions about how exactly their wonder-cam will work. So they made a video that explains it in plain English.
Sony’s new cameras show just how drastically photography is changing Rewriting the meaning of the ‘decisive moment’
Sony RX100 V: World’s Quickest Focus, Fastest Shooting, and Most AF Points Sony has just announced its latest Cyber-shot RX camera, and this one’s a doozy. The new Sony RX100 V boasts the world’s fastest AF speed, the world’s fastest continuous shooting, and the world’s most AF points for a compact camera.