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Interview with an astronaut: What it's like shooting photos from space

Jared Polin (aka. Fro Knows Photo) recently scored an interview that has us all extremely jealous here at DPReview. A phone call to NASA to find out if astronauts shoot Raw in space led to an interview with Marine fighter pilot and NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, who had arrived back to Earth from the International Space Station just three days before Jared spoke with him! The entire interview is fascinating from first question to last, but first things first: yes, astronauts do shoot Raw in space. dpreview.com

2017-12-28 20:36

Nikon Director of Development: 'If Nikon will go mirrorless, it must be full-frame'

Photo by Joseph Chan We've known for some time now that Nikon is working on a mirrorless camerain fact, Nikon confirmed this to DPReview directly. But one question has remained tantalizingly unanswered: will it be a full-frame system, or simply an evolution of the old 1-inch Nikon 1 system? The answer, at least according to one high-level Nikon director, seems to be what we were all hoping for. dpreview.com

2017-9-18 17:51

Sony interview at IR: Best Sony sensors will remain in house and not be outsourced (to Nikon).

Imaging Resource interviewed Mr. Kenji Tanaka and Mr. Yojiro Joe Asai from Sony (UPDATE: IR removed the interview). They didn’t spill out any info about future specific products but they gave a more general idea of what kind of tech they are working on: No outsourcing of best Sony sensors: “The sensor is a custom […] The post Sony interview at IR: Best Sony sensors will remain in house and not be outsourced (to Nikon). appeared first on sonyalpharumors. sonyalpharumors.com

2017-3-19 21:48

Sony interview at Lensvid: We are working on algorithms to increase the battery life and decrease the overheating on E-mount cameras

Lensvid posted that Sony video interview. A couple of news we got from this: 1) Sony sees a market for A-mount enthusiasts (particularly in the mid-upper level) 2) don’t expect Sony to make any entry level camera other than the A68 3) We will quickly recover from the Kumamoto damage 4) We are working on […] The post Sony interview at Lensvid: “We are working on algorithms to increase the battery life and decrease the overheating on E-mount cameras” appeared first on sonyalpharumors. sonyalpharumors.com

2016-10-25 15:36