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Kipon adds Nikon Z and Canon R mounts to medium format lens adapter range

Chinese optics manufacturer Kipon has added the Nikon Z and Canon R mounts to its range of medium format to full frame camera adapters. The company claims the adapters virtually eliminate any crop factor by way of optics within the adapter that compensate for the difference in imaging areas of the full frame and medium format systems, and says the diagonal angle of view is maintained. dpreview.com

2018-12-14 00:58

Tingyu Huangs Chromophobia Gets a Point Across with Medium Format Film

In his 2000 book Chromophobia, artist and author David Batchelor argued that the West hates color. No, really. David wrote: color has been the object of extreme prejudice in Western culture. It is, I believe, no exaggeration to say that, in the West, since Antiquity, color has been systematically marginalized, reviled, diminished and degraded. thephoblographer.com

2018-11-8 11:00

Hasselblad Shows Differences Between 35mm and Medium Format in Comparison Videos

Because there's now more to the distinction between 35mm and medium format than the frame size and shape, it's worth knowing their differences given today's technologies and applications. With the help of photographer and technical expert Karl Taylor, Hasselblad has created a series of comparison videos that put both formats to the test, and show the advantages of medium format in an unbiased manner. thephoblographer.com

2018-7-11 19:00

A Film Panorama of Kodak Park with a Medium Format Camera Drone

As Eastman Kodak Company transforms its legendary manufacturing complex, once devoted exclusively to the production of photographic equipment and materials, the management of the Eastman Business Park reached out to me (Professor Frank Cost at RIT) to involve students in learning opportunities centered in a new customer-education and workforce development center planned for the Park. […] petapixel.com

2018-5-8 17:12

ALPA Makes Moves Aimed At Medium Format Video Shooters

In a somewhat interesting move ALPA, the medium format camera maker, has started to make moves aimed at attracting medium format video shooters to their platform. The biggest of these moves is now bundling Hasselblads 100MP H6D-100C digital back with some of their cameras, in addition to adding more connectivity options for video specific features such as Arri-Rosette, Universal Rail, and standard 15mm rods. thephoblographer.com

2017-12-13 20:00

Expect twice the resolution and speed from the next Fuji GFX and Hasselblad X1D

It's hard to say much about the next generation mirrorless medium format cameras at this pointeven the rumor mill has been quietbut if you look at Sony's recently updated sensor roadmap, you can confidently assert one thing: the next-gen Fujifilm GFX and Hasselblad X1D models will contain a 100MP backside illuminated sensor with twice the readout speed of the current models. dpreview.com

2017-11-17 19:37

An interesting Sony medium format development rumorand a poll for Sony engineers and managers.

Fuji GFX vs Sony A7rII So far all past Sony medium format rumors from non-verified sources were incorrect. But never the less I am going to publish this because it sounds a bit more “reasonable” and I would like to kickstart a discussion on this: Many cameras are tested and never brought to market, so […] The post An interesting Sony medium format development rumor…and a poll for Sony engineers and managers. appeared first on sonyalpharumors. sonyalpharumors.com

2017-7-31 16:55