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Steadicam Air — монопод с «педалью газа»

Tiffen, материнская компания Steadicam, объявила о выпуске Steadicam Air. Это «революционный» пневматический монопод для фотографов, который обеспечивает регулировку высоты с помощью педали. Монопод выполнен из углеродного волокна.

Кодак возвращает плёнку T-MAX P3200

Kodak Alaris объявила, что она будет возвращать черно-белую негативную плёнку Kodak Professional T-MAX P3200 TMZ. T-MAX P3200 имеет номинальную светочувствительность ISO 800, но обозначение «Р» значит, что она предназначена для повышения чувствительности до 3200 или выше.

Tokina’s FiRIN 20mm F2 FE AF Is Another Third-Party Sony Lens With Autofocus

The march of Sony’s FE mirrorless mount continues as today Tokina officially unveiled a special treat, a new version of their 20mm F2 FE, but rather than being the manual focus – this time Tokina went the distance and added Autofocus! The lens had leaked earlier in the day, but it seems that it only just beat the presses, as the lens was officially unveiled just hours later.

Happy Birthday! E-mount now 8 years old and this was the first “prototype”

E-mount is now 8 years old and the image above shows the first prototype shown on February 24th 2010 by Sony at the CP+ show. Sony wrote: Concept model of an ultra-compact interchangeable lens digital camera system that packs the quality of a DSLR camera in an extraordinarily small body, along with interchangeable lenses Here […] The post Happy Birthday! E-mount now 8 years old and this was the first “prototype” appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Новый Sigma 14-24mm F/2,8 Art стоит всего $1299

Sigma объявила о ценах и начале продаж своего нового 14-24mm F/2. 8 Art. Объектив будет доступен в следующем месяце с ценой всего $1299. Объективы Sigma ART имеют очень высокое качество изображения, часто превышающее качество оптики Canon и Nikon, имея значительно более доступный ценник.

Panasonic Leica 50-200mm F/2.8-4.0 объявят на CP+

Panasonic вскоре объявит новый объектив LEICA DG VARIO-ELMARIT 50-200mm F/2.8-4.0 ASPH Power OIS на выставке CP+ 2018. В сети уже появились изображения объектива. Следите за новостями: Facebook, Вконтакте и Telegram

Five Tips and Tricks to Shooting Portraits Indoors with Available Lighting

If you are shooting portraits, then you are probably doing at least a portion of your images indoors, especially during the winter months. You may be wondering how you can take advantage of available light indoors for portraits; maybe for stylistic reasons (you like the look of it better) or for other reasons (like not having to cart around a crap ton of lighting gear), whatever your reason is, it is totally possible to make the most out of available lighting for portraits indoors.

New Tamron and Tokina FE lens listed at BHphoto

BHphoto now listed both new lenses: The Tamron 28-75mm FE and the Tokina 20mm FE. Also the new Sigma 14-24mm f/2. 8 lens is now available for preorder for $1,299 only (surprising low price). There is yet no official price info but the Tamron should be priced at around $1,100 just like the Zeiss 24-7omm FE.

Tiffen announces foot operated gas-lift Steadicam Air monopod

Tiffen has joined the monopod market with the new Steadicam Air line, which uses a gas spring and a foot pedal to help photographers quickly and easily adjust the monopod's height. The Steadicam Air is a three-section carbon fibre model that features a foot pedal close to the base that, when pressed, assists in lifting the mounted camera to the desired height.

Experimenting with a Neon Light for a Studio Portrait

In this post, I’ll share the story and results of a recent experiment I did with lighting a model with a neon light. I was hanging out with a friend in a local coffee shop when he showed me an awesome album artwork he saw online. It was for the album A Moment Apart by […]

Opal – слайдер пресетов в Lightroom

Вы когда-нибудь хотели регулировать силу воздействия пресета в Lightroom? Opal – новый плагин, который позволяет вам сделать это. Он позволяет уменьшить интенсивность воздействия любого пресета Lightroom в считанные секунды.

Тросик синхронизации Sony RX0

Компания Sony представила также новый тросик, который может представлять интерес для владельцев ультракомпактных камер DSC-RX0. Кабель VMC-MM2 является удобным решением для съемки двумя камерами. Кабель используется для синхронизации камер Sony alpha или Cyber-Shot с RX0.

How Apple Created Portrait Lighting

Apple just released this 1-minute video that offers a short and sweet behind-the-scenes explanation of how the company created the Portrait Lighting feature found in the latest iPhones. Apple says it started out by studying the art of portraiture through the history of art, from paintings to photographs. After doing that research, the company then […]

Kodak is Bringing Back T-MAX P3200 Film

The film renaissance marches on. Kodak Alaris just announced today that it will be bringing back Kodak Professional T-MAX P3200 TMZ, the multi-speed panchromatic black-and-white negative film. P3200 TMZ has a nominal film speed of ISO 800, but the “P” designation means that it’s designed to be push-processed to EI 3200 or higher. “This film […]

Updated: Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI Additional Images & Information

The Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI will be announced alongside the Canon EOS M50 in a few days. This was a flash that was supposed to be announced last summer but was delayed for unknown reasons. Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI Specifications: (via Digicame-Info) Auto intelligent (AI) bounce mode of “Full Auto” and “Semi Auto”. With an electric head rotation Read more...

Rejoice! Kodak T-MAX P3200 is Coming Back to Us!

One of the biggest things that the analog photography world needs is more fast, high ISO films; and today Kodak is answering that with Kodak T-MAX P3200. Kodak T-MAX films have always had a finer grain due to the structure of T-grain, and because of that, it's ISO 400 cousin has some incredibly tight grain for an ISO 400 film.

Флагманская вспышка Sony HVL-F60RM

Sony выпустила новую флагманскую вспышку со встроенным беспроводным радиоконтроллером. HVL-F60RM имеет встроенный радиоприемник, который может запускать вспышку через беспроводной радиосинхронизатор FA-WRC1M.

Tamron 70-210mm F4 и 28-75mm F2.8

Компания Tamron представила новый телеобъектив со стабилизацией изображения 70-210mm F4 для полнокадровых зеркалок Canon и Nikon. Объектив использует внутренний механизм масштабирования, так что общая длина не меняется.

Preorder: Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art Series Lens

The brand new Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art series lens is available for preorder and is priced at $1299 USD. PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS EF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22 3 FLD, 3 SLD, and 3 Aspherical Elements Super Multi-Layer Coating Hyper Sonic AF Motor, Manual Override Weather-Sealed Brass Bayonet Mount Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm Read more...

Sony announces new flagship guide number 60 HVL-F60RM wireless flash

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Анонс Pentax K-1 Mark II

Новинка получила ISO до 819200 и технологию Pixel Shift, которую можно использовать и при съемке с рук. Компания Ricoh анонсировала камеру Pentax K-1 Mark II – наследницу оригинальной K-1, представленной в феврале 2016 года.

Первая CMOS-матрица с центральным затвором, которая может снимать 8K на 60 к/с

Разработка Panasonic – первая подобная матрица в мире: она может снимать в 8K с частотой 60 к/с, делать HDR, а также фактически имеет встроенный управляемый нейтральный фильтр. Это уже вторая новость о революционных CMOS-матрицах с центральным затвором в этом феврале – несколько дней назад о своей разработке рассказала Sony.

Sony announces the new HVL-F60RM flash

Sony announced the new flash which is now listed for $599 at Adorama and BHphoto. There are also three new accessories: Sony FA-EB1 External Battery Pack at Adorama and BHphoto. Sony FA-RG1 Multi Interface-Shoe Rain Guard at Adorama and BHphoto.

Sony HVL-F60RM Radio Control Flash

The Sony HVL-F60RM Flash offers high-power flash output, reliable continuous performance and advanced control features with integrated radio control options. It

Tokina 20mm F/2.0 FE с автофокусом

Tamron уже близка к анонсу нового объектива 28-75mm F/2. 8, но и у Tokina есть сюрприз для нас! В сеть попало первое изображение нового 20mm F/2. 0 FE с автофокусом. Анонс состоится завтра, 23 февраля.

Panasonic Lumix GX9 Review

The Panasonic GX9 is billled as a premium mirrorless camera for street photographers, and it's also the newest and most full-featured rangefinder-style camera in the Lumix range.

Tamron Officially Announces the 70-210mm F/4 Di VC USD

February 22,2018, Commack, New York— Tamron announces the launch of the 70-210mm F/4 Di VC USD (Model A034), a compact telephoto zoom lens for full-frame DSLR cameras. Model A034 provides superb optical performance throughout the entire zoom range and features a maximum magnification ratio of 1:3.

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This Site Will Tell You If Your Accounts Have Been Compromised

Here’s something that isn’t directly photography-related but is relevant to pretty much every photographer: if you’ve never heard of it before, you should check out the website Have I Been Pwned? It lets you search for your email addresses and passwords to see if any of your accounts have been compromised through security breaches. The […]

Fujifilm X-H1 versus X-T2: what does the new camera bring?

Introduction The Fujifilm X-H1 sits at the top of the company's APS-C lineup, lifting expectations and capabilities beyond what was offered by the X-T2 that previously held the position. The price and feature set, as much as Fujifilm's claims, make clear that it's an additional model, rather than a replacement.

Почему фотографы теряют клиентов?

Как часто клиенты к вам возвращаются? Все ли они снова и снова заказывают ваши услуги, год за годом? Нравитесь ли вы им? Можете ли вы сказать, что ...

Film vs. Digital: Can YOU Tell the Difference?

It’s an age-old question: why do people shoot on film? Can you tell the difference between film and digital? Is it enough of a difference to warrant the high cost of shooting film? Or is it just a fad? We are here today to hopefully answer some of these and more! Who is Shooting Film? […]

Leaked: Tokina to announce Opera 50mm F1.4 FF and F

It seems Tokina is preparing to release two new lenses at CP+, and thanks to some last-minute photo and spec leaks courtesy of Nokishita, we get a peek ahead of schedule. The leaked lenses are the Opera 50mm F1.

Бывшее руководство Lexar создало новый бренд карт памяти ProGrade Digital

После закрытия бренда Lexar руководство компании использовало свой второй шанс и создало новый бренд карт памяти ProGrade Digital, под которым теперь будут выпускаться карты памяти профессионального класса, а также картридеры и прочие аксессуары.

Sharpen Up Your Focusing Skills

At first glance, focusing seems pretty easy, right? You just point your camera, half press the shutter button until you hear a beep, and then take the shot. While at its simplest focusing can be this straightforward, if you want to harness the sharpest shots from your camera it takes a little more consideration and understanding of how the autofocus system works.

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Kodak Alaris is bringing back T-Max P3200 high-speed B&W film

Film photographers are celebrating today after news broke that Kodak Alaris will resurrect another popular product: Kodak T-Max P3200 high-speed black-and-white film. After teasing the resurrection on Twitter, a brief press release confirmed the news this morning, revealing that the debut will happen some time next month.

How SpaceX Shoots Close-Up Footage of Launching Rockets

How does SpaceX get such clear and detailed imagery and footage of its rocket launches? Here’s a 5-minute video from Primal Space that answers that question. With a rocket moving at over 3,000mph (5,000km/h) at a distance of perhaps 37 miles (60km) away from the camera, it can be very difficult to get clear footage that tracks […]

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited Iceland again and kept seeing everyone taking the same shots at the famous waterfalls.

Tokina unveils the F

Well, that didn't take long. Less than 12 hours after Nokishita shared some leaked photos and specs of the unreleased lens, Tokina has officially announced its latest piece of Sony E-Mount glass: the F The new lens is only the second prime lens in the FThe original F was a manual focus lens, and the new AF version uses an identical optical design.

New Sony release cable enables dual-shooting with the RX0

In addition to the new HVL-F60RM wireless flash, Sony also debuted a new release cable that might be of interest to owners of the company's ultra-compact DSC-RX0 sort-of action cam. The VMC-MM2 cable is Sony's "convenient dual-camera shooting solution" for users who want to shoot with their Sony ILC and RX0 at the same time.

5 Ways to Use a Beauty Dish

Photographer and Profoto Legend of Light Miguel Quiles made this 7-minute video in which he shares 5 different ways he likes to use a beauty dish for portrait lighting. Here’s a quick overview of the techniques discussed and example photos with each.