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Перпиньян 2017

Перпиньян 2017. Фотофестиваль в Перпиньяне – крупное событие в мире фотожурналистики. Предлагаем вашему вниманию краткий анонс нескольких выставок.

(SR3) First rumors about a new Sony A77III A-mount camera (Same A6500 sensor and 4K)

I got two info about a possible new Sony A77III A-mount camera: Source 1: the development for a77 mk3 is finished, it is now already in deep real-life testing cycle and it will be astonishing good and really, but really fast ;) A SAR reader had a talk with a Sony manager who told him […] The post (SR3) First rumors about a new Sony A77III A-mount camera (Same A6500 sensor and 4K) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Canon 6D vs 6D Mark II: бой на высоких ISO

После того, как были опубликованы первые тесты камеры Canon EOS 6D Mark II, фотографы игнорировали тот факт, что динамический диапазон новинки в сравнении с современными камерами очень низок. А теперь еще один тест показал, что если вы собираетесь часто снимать на высоких ISO, то лучше использовать Canon 6D первого поколения выпущенного в 2012 году. Фотограф Алан Дайер сделал сравнительный тест […]

Фотовыставка «ЛЕС — НАШ ДОМ» открывается в Саду «Эрмитаж»

Открытие  фотопроекта под открытым небом «ЛЕС — НАШ ДОМ» состоится 3 августа в саду «Эрмитаж». Удивительное разнообразие красоты российского леса и его обитателей, представленное в работах признанных мастеров фотоискусства, напомнит посетителям экспозиции о необходимости бережного отношения к природе.

End of the line? Nikon 1 mirrorless system may be discontinued

You would have to be quite the optimist to have expected new models in Nikon's 1 series of 1" sensor mirrorless system cameras being launched any time soon. Despite camera manufacturers hardly ever announcing a product line's end-of-life, the 1-series phase-out is now pretty much official.

Canon EOS 6D Mark II w/24-70mm f/4L IS Kits Delayed

The brand new Canon EOS 6D Mark II has begun shipping along with the EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II kit. However, it appears the EOS 6D Mark II w/24-70mm f/4L IS has been delayed. The kit was scheduled to begin shipping on August 4, 2017, however it has been pushed back indefinitely. From Canon: (Google Read more...

Samsung рассказала о двойной камере Galaxy Note 8

Компания Samsung опубликовала на своем официальном сайте информацию о двойной камере, которая появится в смартфоне Galaxy Note 8, а в будущем, по всей вероятности, и в других моделях корейского гиганта.

Metz announces the new WT-1 radio control system for Sony

The German company Metz made this announcement: “Sony fans attention: Our WT-1 radio control system for system and studio flash units is now also available for Sony cameras in stores! More information about the Metz Wireless Trigger under: https://goo.

Watch a GoPro Go Through an Electron Beam Irradiator

Here’s a 2. 5-minute video recorded by a GoPro Session action camera that was given a trip through an electron beam irradiator. “Radiation shielded Gopro Session is sent through electron beam irradiator,” writes Andrew Seltzman of RTF Technologies, who posted the video in December 2016.

New NiSi 150mm Filter Holder for the Sony FE 12-24mm

NiSi announced a new Filter Holder for the new Sony FE 12-24mm lens. You can buy it now at Amazon US and Amazon DE. And Fred Miranda found a even cheaper way to be able to use filters on your Sony 12-24mm lens: I just tested a way to use regular filters (77mm) on the […] The post New NiSi 150mm Filter Holder for the Sony FE 12-24mm appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Humor: The 'horrifying' truth about radioactive lenses

Warning: This video contains a bit of strong language and disturbing (comical) gore. Vintage lens lover and YouTuber Mathieu Stern gets a lot of questions about radioactive lenses—will they give me cancer? are they dangerous? should I avoid buying them? These old lenses use radioactive thorium oxide, and this fact gives a lot of photographers pause when they're thinking of buying one.

Nikon D850 — официальные слайды и подтвержденные характеристики

Презентация Nikon D850 уже совсем скоро. Сегодня в интернет просочились слайды с предстоящей китайской презентации. Теперь мы знаем какой будет дизайн камеры, особенности и точные спецификации, которые ранее были только слухами.

Sony registered a new HDR-AS action camera at FCC

Image on top shows the curent AS50 and not the rumored new model Sony registered a new Action Camera model at the FCC. There are no pictures of the new camera and all the specs written on the test are these: Wire type: Wi-Fi (802.

Canon EOS 200D. Неделя с экспертом

По сравнению со своей предшественницей, Canon EOS 100D, камера 200D стала чуть крупнее, а держать её удобно даже обладателям крупных ладоней. Однако, это по-прежнему компактная камера, в корпусе которой спрятался датчик изображения формата APS-C, с разрешением 24,2 мегапикселя.

Nikon 8-15mm F3.5-4.5E ED fisheye zoom sample gallery

You could say that Nikon's 8-15mm F3. 5-4. 5E ED goes full circle: at the long end on full-frame it provides a 180-degree diagonal angle of view that occupies the whole frame, and at 8mm it provides a circular fisheye effect.

Лекция и мастер-класс от Александра Хохлова и Алексея Довгули

Путь любого фотографа долог, тернист и невозможен без творческих фотопроектов. Идеи заставляют нас вкладывать силы в творчество, бросать вызовы и ставить перед собой задачи, которые раньше казались непосильными.

This is the first photo of a total solar eclipse ever taken, shot in 1851

The first successfully captured photograph of a total solar eclipse, this daguerreotype was shot on July 28, 1851, by Prussian photographer Johann Julius Friedrich Berkowski. Here's a little history lesson to help you pass the time between now and the next total solar eclipse on August 21st.

The Best Budget Lenses For Fujifilm Photographers

Fujifilm has been building up a solid following over the years since introducing their X-Series to the world. In the last couple years its popularity has grown at a break neck pace as their latest generation X-T2 and X-Pro2 have been alluring photographers into finally ditching their heavy DSLR systems.

Some Information About the EF 85mm f/1.4L IS [CR3]

We’ve received a bit more information about the upcoming Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS. Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS Known Specifications: 4 stop image stabilization (previously mentioned) Flourine coating 1 moulded aspherical element 9 aperture blades We currently do not know the weight, dimensions, announcement date or how much this hotly anticipated lens is going Read more...

Video: How to edit photos in Lightroom with a PlayStation controller

Industrious photographer Ben Stewart has demonstrated an excellent way to edit photos in Adobe Lightroom: using a PS3 or PS4 wireless controller. The process, which Stewart explains in the video above, enables Lightroom users to quickly scroll through photos, select tools, and make image adjustments without ever touching their keyboard or mouse.

Adobe Debuts New Photoshop Tutorial Series on YouTube for Beginners

Adobe has launched a new Photoshop tutorial series for beginners on its YouTube channel, titled “3, 2, 1… Photoshop!” The series is hosted by Adobe evangelist Julieanne Kost, and so far there are 7 videos in the series looking at different parts of the fundamental skills of Photoshop. While the tips are probably not going […]

Hands on Field Test of the Canon EOS 6D Mark II

The folks at The Camera Store in Calgary, Canada have completed their hands-on field test of the brand new Canon EOS 6D Mark II. Description: The original Canon 6D was the entry to full-frame shooting for many photographers, but it’s been getting a little long in the tooth. The new version brings a number of Read more...

Четыре путешествия Canon EOS M6 с Айгуль @vi66nya

Лёгкость и компактность очень подкупают при выборе камеры для путешествий. Если вы больше снимаете днём, то всё будет прекрасно — просто доверьте свои сюжеты Canon EOS M6. Отдельно нужно сказать про отличную работу автоматики этого фотоаппарата.

Instapota ONLINE – Ща обсудим ваши фотки (но это не точно)

Instapota — это рубрика, в которой мы критикуем и хвалим фотографии, сделанные пользователями kaddr. com на мобильный телефон и обработанные на нем же. В этот раз мы ведем онлайн трансляцию и всё будем делать в режиме реального времени.

Sample Image Gallery: Nikon 28mm f1.4 E Lens (Nikon F Mount)

We've been playing with the new Nikon 28mm f1.4 E lens for a little while now and are honestly completely blown away by the image quality. The Nikon 28mm f1.4 E lens is incredibly sharp wide open, but is also has great bokeh and an overall very nice look that I genuinely feel will make a whole lot of sense for portrait photographers, documentary photographers, photojournalists and street photographers. Street photographers: yes. The look is really stunning.

VSCO releases its first video editing tool to VSCO X subscribers on iOS

VSCO has launched a video editing tool for its VSCO X subscribers who use the iOS app, enabling them to directly edit videos and utilize presets on footage up to 4K/60fps resolution. The video tool is compatible with all video lengths and any video format supported by iOS, according to TechCrunch, and it utilizes the company's own SENS technology.

5 Crop Sensor Lenses With Bokeh Like Butter

There was a time when shooting with a crop sensor meant being looked down on, and in many cases that is still the case. But many of the myths about shooting a crop body are not as true as they once were, for everything from high ISO low light performance to Bokeh.

III Всероссийский турнир по фудстайлингу приглашает фотографов и фуд-стилистов стать участниками

Фудстайлинг – искусство фотографирования продуктов питания. Для тех, кто хотел участвовать в III Всероссийском турнире по фудстайлингу, но до сих пор не отправил заявку, в связи с поиском «второй половины», рады сообщить, что организаторы турнира могут помочь укомплектовать команду.

Avid Media Composer First – бесплатный редактор видео для Mac и Win

Компания Avid выпустила бесплатную версию своего популярного редактора видео, которая называется Media Composer First и в большинстве случаев предлагает такой же функционал, как и ее старшая, коммерческая версия, однако имеет ряд ограничений по количеству задействованных дорожек и кодекам видео и аудио.

Review: Capture One Styles (Capture One 10, All Packs)

Presets are the lifeblood of so many photographers that don't have a whole lot of time, and so Capture One Styles is more than a welcome entry into the photography world. Capture One has had a number of styles built into the program itself.

Тест цифровой кинокамеры Canon XC15

При знакомстве с камерой подкупает простота её использования. Меню не перегружено, пользовательские режимы понятны, корпус и органы управления аскетичны и не требуют больших навыков для освоения. Авторежим вполне рабочий, и в любой непонятной ситуации его можно смело использовать.

Cheap Photo: Panasonic and Fujifilm Headline This Week’s Savings

Last week it was some Fujifilm deals (which are still active by the way) and this week it's Panasonic savings. If you are into video than there is no doubt that you have at least considered some Panasonic gear for your kit, and if you were holding out for some deals, now is a great time to jump on that bandwagon thanks to some nice camera and lens deals you can take advantage of now...

Коллекция Miggo 2017. Новые защищённые рюкзаки для фотографов

После трех успешных проектов Miggo запускает новый на Indiegogo с новыми сумками AGUA для камер и беспилотных летательных аппаратов. Новая коллекция 2017 года предназначена для зеркальных камер и фотооборудования, а также квадрокоптеров DJI Mavic и Spark.

Sony’s Sensor Domination Marches On as Record Profits Pour In

Five years ago, after seeing losses of $2.9 billion, Sony announced that it would be focusing its efforts on dominating three things: games, mobile, and image sensors. Well, the company just announced record quarterly profits and its ambitious plans for global sensor domination are still alive and well. Reuters reports that Sony just announced a […]

PaintShop Pro 2018

Corel today released PaintShop Pro 2018, a complete photo editing and graphic design suite that promises more speed, flexibility, and creativity than ever before. Read more and comment »

Создаём сайт-портфолио фотографа на платформе Wix. Практический видеоурок

У любого фотографа наступает момент, когда примеры его работ нужно красиво подать потенциальному клиенту. Правильнее всего это делать посредством персонального сайта, само наличие которого говорит о серьезности ваших намерений в выбранном ремесле.

Коллекция Miggo 2017. Новые защищённые рюкзаки для фотогарфов

После трех успешных проектов Miggo возвращается на Indiegogo с новыми сумками AGUA для камер и беспилотных летательных аппаратов. Новая коллекция 2017 года предназначена для зеркальных камер и фотооборудования, а также квадрокоптеров DJI Mavic и Spark.

Yongnuo to release budget 40mm F2.8 and 100mm F2 lenses for Nikon

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Video: See exactly how a mechanical DSLR shutter works

Have you ever wondered what exactly happens when you press your DSLR's shutter button? Many of us know the theory, we may have even seen (or made) diagrams and GIFs showing how the standard mechanical shutter works.

Nikon and Canon Japan both announce delays for upcoming DSLRs

Both Nikon Japan and Canon Japan have warned users that forthcoming DSLRs will be hit by delays: The 100th anniversary edition of the Nikon D5 and the Canon 6D Mark II kit with the EF 24-70mm F4L lens are both going to arrive at your door later than expected.

Квадрокоптер DJI Phantom 3 SE

Компания DJI обновила линейку дронов, выпустив модель Phantom 3 SE, которая оснащена системой визуального позиционирования и ориентирована в первую очередь на начинающих пилотов.

Лучшее новости

Official Light L16 Sample Images

Palo Alto based startup Light has released a number of sample images - including a few ultra-high-resolution ones - taken with their unique L16 camera, a new kind of imaging device sporting 16 camera modules. Read more and comment »

Edelkrone launches SurfaceONE 2-axis smart motion control system

Edelkrone has launched the SurfaceONE 2-axis motion control system which, according to its branding, is “the world’s smartest 2-axis motion control system. " The system is designed to capture straight, curved (targeted) and panning shots, all of which can be combined with a timelapse mode for smooth motion sequences.

How to Make Your Own Leather Camera Strap for Under $10

Bored of the standard camera strap that came with your camera? In this 37-minute video by Nick Exposed, learn how to upcycle old leather belts into stylish camera straps. You can get a leather belt from a thrift shop, eBay, or old forgotten drawer.

The next iPhone may record 4K 60fps video with front camera

A firmware leak for the Apple HomePod has already revealed that the upcoming generation of Apple's iPhone might use 'SmartCam' AI to adjust to different scenes on the fly. But that's not the only gem developers have managed to dig out of the code.

Leica TL2 Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample images and a 4K movie taken with a full production version of the new Leica TL2 compact system camera and the Super-Vario-Elmar-T 11-23mm f/3.

Throwback Thursday: Adobe Lightroom 1.0

As an amateur photographer, I joined the Adobe Lightroom beta primarily to gain access to the latest version of the ACR Raw converter. I hadn't expected it to completely change the way I worked.

I Am Bored Macro Photographer

I am a bird photographer but due to a small accident 1 month back, I was unable to lift the heavy telephoto lenses. So I invested my time to capture the small world in my garden and around my office.

A Forgotten Solution to the Problems of Zoom Lenses

For a few years now, I’ve had in my collection one very strange lens. I bought it primarily for its value as a collectible so, up until now, I haven’t really spent much time playing with it. Made in 1975, this manual focus Minolta MC Rokkor-X 40-80mm f/2.8 lens is one strange puppy. When it […]

OnePlus 5 Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample images taken with a full production version of the new OnePlus 5 smartphone. The OnePlus 5 is an affordable flagship smartphone with dual camera technology, f/1.

Актуальное новости

25% of Microsoft Surface Laptops Will Break in 2 Years: Consumer Reports

If you’re a photographer in search of a new laptop or tablet for working with your photos, there’s something you’ll probably want to know about Microsoft Surface devices: an estimated 25% of them will break within the first two years you have them, a new report says. After Consumer Reports conducted a survey of 90,000 […]

How to Contact and Book a Model for a Photo Shoot

Whether you’ve been shooting for five minutes or five years, there will likely come a time when you’ll have to book a shoot with another person. Maybe it will be a friend or coworker and maybe it will be a full-time professional model.

Lensbaby Velvet 85 – новый объектив мечты?

Lensbaby известны своими доступными пластиковыми объективами с невероятной сменной оптикой для разных фокусных расстояний и эффектов. В то время, как...

Report: Bowens employees not paid for July, told they must continue to work unpaid (UPDATED)

A bombshell of a report on PetaPixel reveals just how sudden last month's closure of 94-year-old UK photographic lighting company Bowens has been, especially for its employees. An infuriated UK employee reached out to the photography blog to share their story, and the whole workforce of Bowens China has sent an email to the company to complain about how the process is being handled.

How to shoot classic beauty product photography on a budget

Dustin Dolby of Workphlo is back with another simple step-by-step tutorial that shows you how to create professional-looking magazine-quality product photography using affordable gear—in this case, he uses two speedlights inside strip boxes, and could have used just one.

Miggo launches Agua line of waterproof camera and drone bags

Miggo, the smartphone and photography accessory makers who brought us the Pictar iPhone camera grip among other innovative products, have returned to crowdfund the launch of a new Agua line of waterproof bags designed for DSLRs as well as the DJI Mavic and Spark drones.

Galaxy Note 8 to feature 3x zoom dual-camera

After the Galaxy Note 7 debacle, the upcoming Note 8 launch will be crucial to Samsung for recapturing consumer trust and confidence. And judging by a new leak, mobile photographers should have a lot to look forward to on the new model.