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Dan Grove: Photographic Perfection in the Reimagination of the Mundane

My photography is all about reimagining the mundane - the bit of England I live in is reaaalllly dull so taking decent photos can be quite a challenge at times. I love to notice the things that other people might miss and I’m always looking to get the shot that makes people look twice or wonder how/where I’ve taken it.

Brandon Pittser: On Artistic Geometry, Symmetry and Shapes in Photography

As a photographer, I would describe myself as a permanent learner, because I think the most enriching work happens at the intersection of my vision and something I've never done before. I try to adopt a growth mindset, because I deeply believe progress only happens outside of your comfort zone, but I balance that self-applied pressure with a sincere love of the craft.

Why I’m Returning My Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Art Lens

When the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 was announced, I was very excited and eager to get my hands on it. Although I haven’t had much success with adapting autofocus lenses to my Sony a7R II in the past, I thought using the official Sigma MC-11 adapter with the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 would bring me better results, […]

Canon EOS Rebel SL2 Coming in September [CR2]

We reported back in February that we’ll be seeing an EOS Rebel SL2 some time in 2017. We’re now being told to expect the camera to come in September of this year. The new king of small DSLRs will apparently be slightly smaller and a bit lighter than the EOS Rebel SL1, which at the Read more...

Продажи фотоаппаратов в России падают, а цена устройств растёт

Компания GfK сообщает, что продажи цифровых фотоаппаратов на российском рынке продолжают сокращаться. В первом квартале текущего года оборот рынка фототехники в нашей стране (без учёта карт памяти) снизился на 28 % по сравнению с первой четвертью 2016-го.

Subscribe SAR now to not miss the upcoming Sigma FE, Sony A7rIII, A7III and FE lens rumors!

All our latest FE lens rumors, Zeiss Batis rumors and the A9 rumors were spot on. And I am right now working on the next bunch of rumors from reliable sources. Today for example I am going to post the very first Sigma FE lens info at 14:00 London time! I kindly invite you all […] The post Subscribe SAR now to not miss the upcoming Sigma FE, Sony A7rIII, A7III and FE lens rumors! appeared first on sonyalpharumors.


«По-диснеевски идеальная и прекрасная львица с длинными ресницами и мечтательным взглядом. Я сфотографировал её в заповеднике Этоша на севере Намибии», – фотограф Марк Хоберман (Marc Hoberman).

Cheap Photo: Nikon’s D750 Only $1500

Nikon's D750 is a very popular camera among wedding and portrait photographers and now you can add one to your kit for an insane price of just shy of $1500. That is about $500 in savings on one of Nikon's most popular DSLR workhorses.

New $210 off on the Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 FE autofocus lens

Today you save $210 on the Rokinon 14mm f/2. 8 FE autofocus lens sold at Amazon and BHphoto. And for the next few hours only you save up to $250 on those two Rokinon E-mount lenses sold by Adorama (Click here) The new Sony FE lenses preorders: 16-35mm GM at Bhphoto, Adorama, BestBuy, Focus and Amazon.

Ep. 178: How The Sony a9 Falls Short – and more

Episode 178 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Featured: Fashion and fine art photographer, Richard Terborg In This Episode If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography […]

Good news: Sony A9 Eye AF works even if you wear glasses

There was a concern among SAR readers that the impressive Eye AF from the Sony A9 might not work well if people were wearing glasses. Alin Popescu proved in this video that Eye Af works fine in such cases: Alin also posted this 20fps Eye Tracking video and a 20 fps short burst on Birds […] The post Good news: Sony A9 Eye AF works even if you wear glasses appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Ландшафтный парк Rogalin в Польше

Существует удивительное место в Польше. Это ландшафтный парк Rogalin. Это место поражает своей красотой и монументальностью. Фотограф Marcin Pietraszko из Варшавы, Польша отправился туда в 2 часа ночи в дождливую погоду.

Обновление адаптера Sigma MC-11

Sigma выпустила обновление прошивки для адаптера MC-11. В основном обновление затронуло расширение совместимости с новыми объективами: Совместимость с SIGMA 17-70mm F/2. 8-4 DC MACRO OS HSM Совместимость с SIGMA 18-200mm F/3.

Olympus регистрирует E-M10 Mark III

Камера Olympus E-M10 Mark III всплыла в документах российского агенства сертификации беспроводных сетей. Зарегистрированное кодовое название IM006 соответствует камере Olympus E-M10 Mark III. Название компании: Olympus Corporation Тип продукта: Цифровая фотокамера Батарея: BLS-50 Зарядное устройство: BCS-5

Фотокниги и Automated Sharing в Google Фото

Наряду с интересной функцией Content-Aware Fill Google на конференции I/O 2017 года раскрыла подробности будущего обновления сервиса Google Фото. В скором времени система научится ещё лучше анализировать снимки и благодаря самообучающемуся алгоритму будет рекомендовать людей, с которыми вы могли бы поделиться ими.

Personal Camera Drones Don’t Need to Be Registered with the FAA Anymore

Heads up: if you’re the new owner of a camera drone in the United States and you’re not planning to fly the drone commercially, you no longer have to register the drone with the FAA. That’s the decision handed down today by a federal court in Washington, D.C. Recode reports that the lawsuit against the […]

Analog gems: 10 excellent, affordable film cameras

Affordable analog Battles rage over whether digital or analog is the better medium. But those shouting on both sides are missing out on the simple truth that the two compliment each other beautifully.

Kevin Raber tests the new 16-35mm GM: “proves that Sony is very serious”

The new 16-35mm and 12-24mm lenses Kevin Raber from Luminous Landscape tested the new 16-35mm GM lens and wrote this: I was impressed with this lens for the one day I had it.  It simply is a lens many of us have been waiting for, and once more proves that Sony is very serious about […] The post Kevin Raber tests the new 16-35mm GM: “proves that Sony is very serious” appeared first on sonyalpharumors.


«В предрассветный час я запечатлел этого красивого льва в заповеднике Инведорн, в нескольких часах езды от Кейптауна. Даже рад, что у снимка нет звукового сопровождения.... я навсегда запомнил тот рык как самое страшное из всех своих впечатлений», – фотограф Марк Хоберман (Marc Hoberman).

Do NOT Bring this Weird Homebrew Rifle Stock Lens Through TSA

The folks at Fotodiox found one of the weirdest, most threatening lenses you’ll ever see at an antique store recently. Totally homemade—the thing doesn’t even include an aperture—this rifle stock lens is one we do NOT suggest you travel with… unless you really want to freak out the TSA. Bohus bought the lens, and he […]

Impossible Project launches special edition Two-Tone B&W Polaroid 600 camera

Impossible Project has announced the launch of a 'strictly limited edition' Two-Tone Black and White Polaroid 600 camera. This camera is a refurbished original Polaroid 600 redesigned with a custom two-tone paint job, according to the company, and it is exclusively available via the Impossible Project website.

Creative Kid Shoots Crazy Homemade Music Video Using Just His Phone

A young kid named Isaiah Xavier is blowing up the Internet with a homemade music video he created using just his phone and a lip syncing app named Musical.ly. Without exaggerating, we can say this video is one of the most impressive smartphone creations we’ve ever seen. Unless you’re a Social Media Manager by trade […]

London Photo Show 2017 Now Open for Entries

The 36exp Photographers’ School has announced the 2017 London Photo Show; a 5-day long exhibition in which photographers from all walks of life have the opportunity to display their work at the Strand Gallery in central London. Read more and comment »

Полнокадровый широкоугольный объектив Sony FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM (SEL1635GM) оценен производителем в $2200

Флагманскую линейку полнокадровых объективов Sony G Master, включающую модели FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM и FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS, дополнила широкоугольная модель FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM (SEL1635GM). Как утверждается, этот объектив с ультразвуковым приводом автоматической фокусировки хорошо подходит не только для пейзажной и архитектурной съемки, но даже для съемки портретов и спортивных состязаний с небольшого […]

Представлен полнокадровый широкоугольный объектив Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G (SEL1224G)

Одновременно с объективом Sony FE 16-35mm F2. 8 GM (SEL1635GM) был представлен другой полнокадровый широкоугольный объектив — Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G (SEL1224G). Он является самым широкоугольным полнокадровым объективом Sony для беззеркальных камер с креплением Sony E.

Марко Главиано – легенда мира фотографии

Главиано завоевал статус одного из лучших фотографов в мире, снял более 500 обложек и передовиц для самых престижных международных изданий, провёл тридцать персональных выставок, выпустил пятнадцать фотокниг, стал автором первой цифровой фотографии, опубликованной в американском журнале мод (Vogue, 1982 год).

Как уехать в годовое путешествие вокруг света: Canon объявляет необычный конкурс

В поисках автора лучших историй в кадре Canon объявляет конкурс на уникальную «должность»: счастливчику-победителю предстоит провести целый год, путешествуя по всему земному шару – от Лиссабона до Мельбурна и Бразилии.

70mm IMAX Film vs 120 Film: What’s the Difference?

When it comes to a lot of photography, 35mm has been the standard for many years. In cinema, Super 35mm has been--and it's around the size of APS-C digital. But what about larger formats? In photography, we've got 120 film and in cinema there's IMAX.

Свадебная аэрофотосъёмка

Фотограф Christopher Barry купил свой первый беспилотник для развлечения. Дроны предоставили новый способ съёмки, который отлично подходит для свадебной фотографии.

ND фильтры из закалённого стекла

Закаленное стекло представляет собой очень прочный материал, используемый в автомобильных окнах, душевых кабинах, лотках холодильников, а также в мобильных устройствах. Компания Breakthrough Photography выпустила новую серию светофильтров Dark CPL и Х4 GND из данного материала.

Новые технологии Google. Автоматическое удаление объектов

Google представили много интересных и захватывающих нововведений касательно программного обеспечения, затрагивающего камеру смартфона на конференции I/O 2017 года. Одним из самых интересных алгоритмов является Aware Fill.

Беззеркальная аэрофотокамера Hasselblad A6D-100с

Hasselblad возвращается к корням с новыми технологиями. Компания начинала с производства камер для аэрофотосъёмки и теперь она выпускает беззеркальное устройство для того же вида деятельности. A6D имеет разрешение 100 Мп.

Два новых объектива Sony G и GM

Sony представила два новых полнокадровых зум-объектива. 12-24mm F/4 G является ультраширокоугольным зумом, который отличается небольшим весом, в то время как светосильный 16-35mm F/2. 8 GM присоединяется к линейке высококлассной оптики G-Master.

Sony A9 Buffer by Jason Lanier and A9 review by Mark Galer

Jason Lanier posted this short A9 buffer test which once agains shows the impressive speed of the camera: And Marc Galer posted a video preview of the A9 with a set of full size images on Flickr: This is a new A9 video from Sony: Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy.

Video: is the Canon EOS M6 good for vlogging?

The Canon EOS M6 features 1080/60p video capture, Dual Pixel AF, a selfie screen and lens-based IS. All of this adds up to what seems like an appealing package for vloggers. But is it? To find out for sure – and as part of our Canon EOS M6 review - DPReview's Carey Rose put the camera's vlogging chops to the test in a vlog about vlogging with the M6. Have a watch!

Baron Walton: I Really Love Shooting Album Covers

Photographer Baron Walton is a truly creative type of photographer and he partially attributes this to being extroverted. "I develop a concept that I pitch to the artist/client. " states Baron in an email to the Phoblographer where he continues to state his work being concept driven.

Canon Full-frame Mirrorless Rumours Send Internet into Meltdown

Several photo rumour sites have stepped their coverage of articles about what could be Canon’s first-ever full-frame mirrorless camera, prompting speculation that photography’s biggest camera manufacturer could be about to announce something huge (or small in this case).

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Appears To Be On Way

Olympus’ popular OM-D line could shortly be welcoming its seventh member in the shape of the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III. The camera has been rumoured for some time, although in the last few days a new model that uses the same battery as the existing OM-D E-M10 II (pictured above) appears to have been registered for radio wave authentication in Taiwan and Russia.

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Appears To Be On The Way

Olympus’ popular OM-D line could shortly be welcoming its seventh member in the shape of the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III. The camera has been rumoured for some time, although in the last few days a new model that uses the same battery as the existing OM-D E-M10 II (pictured above) appears to have been registered for radio wave authentication in Taiwan and Russia.

Samsung Galaxy S8 приближается к лучшим в тесте DxOMark Mobile

Лаборатория DxOMark протестировала новый флагманский смартфон Samsung. Galaxy S8 получил 88 очков. Он находится на одно очко позади Google Pixel и на два очка отстаёт от нового лидера HTC U11. Сильными сторонами Samsung S8 является автофокус и точный баланс белого при эффективном снижении уровня шума.

Zhongy готовит оптику для среднеформатного Fuji GFX

Китайский производитель Zhongy (также известный как Mitakon) объявил о разработке двух новых объективов с ручной фокусировкой для системы G: Speedmaster 65mm F/1. 4 (эквивалент 50mm f/1. 1) с диаметром фильтра 77mm Speedmaster 85mm F2 (эквивалент 67mm f/1.

How to Build a Dirt Cheap DIY Ring Light

Ring lights are a great piece of kit for illuminating your subject evenly and creating a distinctive catch light in the eyes. Unfortunately, these lights are typically expensive, but this short tutorial by Instructables user gravityisweak will show you how to building your own for next to nothing. This project makes use of a 12v halo […]

A Taste of New York is a stunning Big Apple time-lapse

A Taste of New York is the third installment of the popular "A Taste of. . . " series of time-lapses by Film Spektakel. To produce this breathtaking video the team around Peter Jablonowski, Thomas P 'In September 2016 we visited this awesome city to try out some new time-lapse stuff.

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'It's about being prepared for whatever is thrown at you': Q & A with William Vazquez

NYC based photographer William Vazquez on one of his earlier assignments. New York City based photographer William Vazquez, travels about 30-50% of the year. From Cuba to the mountains of Nepal, Vazquez has worked in more than 54 countries on more than five continents, often arriving first on the scene of a humanitarian crisis to document recovery operations for NGO’s and the companies that provide support to the areas affected by natural disasters.

10 Great Budget Lens Options For Street Photography

Street photography is a popular past time for photographers of all shapes and sizes thanks to it being something you can just grab your camera and go do for a few hours. Many photographers have obviously taken in beyond hobby status and turned it into a successful career, but for most, street photography is more about the artistic release being creative in an environment you have absolutely zero control over.

2017 Roundup: Semi-Pro Interchangeable Lens Cameras

What do we mean by Semi-Pro? Within this category, you'll find some of the most capable cameras the industry has to offer. The Semi-Pro name doesn't indicate that they're below the consideration of professionals, though.

Фотосерия с воссозданными сценами из золотых картин Густава Климта

Фотограф Инге Прадер в серии снимков воссоздала картины «золотого периода» творчества Густава Климта. Скрупулёзно подобранные наряды, грим и позы моделей превратились в ожившие сцены из полотен австрийского художника, воспевавшего женское тело.

Canon warns of defective focusing in some EF 24-105mm F4L IS II lenses

Canon has issued a service notice for a collection of lenses with specific serial numbers that need to be checked for faulty focusing systems. The lens affected is the EF 24-105mm F4L IS II USM standard zoom, but users are advised that only particular production batches have the problem.

AI-Powered App Helps You Colorize Black & White Photos in Seconds

This is amazing. The researchers at UC Berkeley who came up with the automatic colorizer algorithm we first shared back in March, 2016 have released a major update. The software now lets you team up with the algorithm to colorize complex black and white photos accurately in seconds. Both the original app and this update […]

Throwback Thursday: Olympus C-8080 Wide Zoom

Announced in 2004, the Olympus C-8080 Wide Zoom wasn't the first camera with a focal range starting at 28mm, nor was it the highest resolution camera at the time with its 8 megapixel CCD. What made the C-8080 interesting was the amount of work that Olympus put into the lens, claiming that it was designed to be on par with the Zuiko Digital lenses found on its DSLRs.

Актуальное новости

Документация на Olympus E-M10 Mark III всплыла в российском сертификационном агентстве

Информация о камере Olympus E-M10 Mark III снова появилась в сети. И забавно, что в связи с прохождением сертификации будущей камеры в российском сертификационном агентстве. Документы поданы на камеру с рабочим названием IM006.

Canon PowerShot SX730 HS Review

The new Canon PowerShot SX730 HS travel-zoom camera offers a massive 40x zoom lens in a slim and compact body. The Canon SX730 also features a 20 megapixel sensor, tilting 3-inch LCD screen, PASM shooting modes, built-in wi-fi/NFC/Bluetooth connectivity and Full HD 60p movies.

Canon 200mm f/1.8: A Legendary Lens Known as the ‘Eye of Sauron’

If you’d like to get your hands on a legendary Canon lens without having to take out a mortgage, the 200mm f/1.8 may be one to consider. Sometimes referred to as the “Eye of Sauron” — a Lord of the Rings reference — the 200mm f/1.8 only saw 8,000 produced during its run from 1988 […]

Canon EOS 7D Mark II firmware 1.1.1 removed over communication bug

Canon has revoked firmware version 1. 1. 1 for the EOS 7D Mark II, citing a communication bug that appears when using Wi-Fi Adapter W-E1. The firmware was released on April 27 and brought with it a couple of enhancements and bug fixes, including improved communications reliability with the Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E7 B.

Nikon reshuffles management structure

Nikon Corporation announced today the reorganization of its corporate structure. Nikon's Core Technology Division will be closed and replaced by Research & Development Division and Production Technology divisions.

How to Clean Your Camera Sensor: A Tutorial for Brave Souls

The idea of cleaning the sensor on your camera is a frightening prospect for many photographers, but it needn’t be. This 2-minute video will show you how to shake that fear and banish dust, dirt, and oil from your sensor’s filter glass for good. If you use an ILC, you’re bound to get dust and […]

Olympus cleans up at Camera Grand Prix 2017

The Japanese Camera Journal Press Club has awarded Olympus three out of its four annual prizes after voting by photographic magazine editors and readers. The Olympus OM-D E-M1 ll came away with both the Camera of the Year award and the Readers award, while the M.

Инстатур по Украине – #instatour_komanddameet [ВИДЕО]

Совсем недавно мы ездили на горно-лыжный курорт Буковель с целью сделать крутые фотографии на смартфоны. Красивейшее видео с этой поездки можете посмотреть по ссылке. В этот раз мы решили прокатиться по центральной части Украины.