Hands-on with the Hasselblad X1D medium format mirrorless camera It’s a very attractive camera for those of us who used to shoot Leicas or for those who shoot small mirrorless cameras but want that large format look. But ouch that price – even though it’s miles cheaper than the Hasselblad H6D with the same 50mp […]
Q&A with Michael Hejtmanek, President of Hasselblad Americas on Breaking the Medium Format Mold The goal wasn’t to build a camera that users would use in lieu of the H6D or other medium format backs but one that would tempt mirrorless shooters to step up to medium format, he says. “This gives them a way […]
Hasselblad X1D Shakes Up Camera Market The X1D sports a 50-megapixel medium format CMOS image sensor (43.8mm x 32.9 ) with 14 stops of dynamic range, 14-bit color and an ISO range of 100-12,800 (expandable to 25,600). It’s housed in a compact, lightweight body that promises to handle more like an advanced compact camera than […]
Hasselblad X1D Leaked: World’s First Medium Format Mirrorless Camera Previous rumors stated the camera would have a built-in viewfinder, and that’s confirmed in these leaked photos. Other rumored specs were a 50-megapixel sensor (which makes sense now) and the fact that the camera was to be mirrorless (also confirmed now).
LensRentals Reviews the Canon 1DX Mark II Literally everything I threw at this camera, is handled it with confidence…leaving me to believe, that this is the best DSLR ever made.
Interview with Dr. Prenzel from Meyer-Optik-Görlitz When we re-started Meyer Optik we looked at the different lenses. The challenge was to use modern materials, but maintain the historic charm of the lens. The most obvious case is the “soap bubble bokeh,” which made the Trioplan lenses famous. So we figured that by meeting this challenge […]
Engineers Design a Sheet Camera that Changes Field of View as it Bends In the latest installment of “crazy photography innovation to cross our desks,” let us introduce you to the “sheet camera” by the engineers at Columbia University. This flexible camera array lets you change field of view by simply bending it.
Lytro’s 755 megapixel Cinema light field camera is going to kill the green screen The Lytro Cinema camera gathers a truly staggering amount of information on the world around it. The 755 RAW megapixel 40K resolution, 300 FPS camera takes in as much as 400 gigabytes per second of data.
Review: The Sony RX1R II is Excellent, Extravagant, and Overpriced
Nikon Goes Retro with New DL Series of Advanced Compact Cameras The DL18-50 has an 18-50mm equivalent lens with an aperture of f/1.8-2.8 throughout the zoom range. It uses Nikon’s Nano Crystal Coat to help reduce ghosting and flare and accepts 46mm filters.
The Cameras That Captured Winning Shots in World Press Photo 2016 The graphic was created by the Spanish site Quesabesde, which analyzed the EXIF data found in all the winning photos.
Techart Unveils the World’s First Autofocus Adapter for Manual Focus Lenses The Guangzhou, China-based company Techart has officially unveiled the Techart PRO AF adapter, world’s first autofocus adapter for manual focus lenses. The adapter, which was teased last month, actually lets you autofocus with lenses that don’t have that ability.
Sony a6300 Boasts the World’s Fastest AF and Highest Number of AF Points A new 4D Focus system can lock onto a subject in as little as 0.05 seconds, which sets a new record among interchangeable lens cameras with APS-C sensors, Sony says
It’s here – my thoughts on the new Canon 1DX MkII First, with 14 frames a second and C-Fast 2.0 cards, this thing is a monster in terms of still camera capabilities. As you’ll see on this sequence of surfer Tom Dosland wiping out and falling from the lip of a 40-foot-wave at JAWS in […]
Canon 1D X Mark II is a 4K Monster with Built-In Lens Optimization One of the interesting new features in the 1D X is built-in image optimization. Canon’s new Digital Lens Optimizer technology stores information about the optical flaws of lenses and then digitally fixes those things on the fly with virtually zero decrease in […]
Announcing The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Up to 14 fps*(up to 16 fps* in Live View mode) can be captured at a burst rate of up to 170 RAWs with a CFast™ card, and an improved 61-point AF system helps deliver clean, sharp images quickly, even in dim light
The Death Of The Holga In conversation with photographer Liz Potter about the iconic toy camera … and its exit from the market
iPhone 7 Plus likely to feature dual-camera system for better photos using LinX tech, 2-3x optical zoom
Olympus Aims at Street Shooters with New PEN-F The PEN-F will retail for $2,000 and ship in March. It will be sold in silver and black.
X Marks the Spot: Fujifilm Preps Several New X-Series Cams for Feb Launch The rangefinder-style X-Pro2 (pictured above) sports a hybrid viewfinder that can switch between an optical and electronic view, a 24.3-megapixel APS-C-sized X-Trans CMOS III image sensor and new processor that’s four times faster than conventional imaging processing engines