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Sony A5000 has been marked as “discontinued” by Sony Japan

The Sony A5000 has been officially marked as “discontinued” at BHphoto (Click here to see). You can still find the camera in Stock via third party sellers at Amazon. This might be another indirect hint that Sony will announce a new A5200 soon? Note: Also Sony Japan confirms the A5000 sales have been “terminated”.

Ночной Сеул

Фотограф Noe Alonzo с Южной Кореи любит гулять по родному городу в ночное время. Особенно атмосферной становится обстановка, когда идёт дождь или после него. Это лучшие моменты для съёмки. Ещё больше вдохновения: Facebook, Вконтакте и Telegram

This is What Camera Bag Marketing Hype is Like

It seems like every month there’s an earth-shattering new camera bag that can hold ridiculous amounts of gear in an absurd number of compartments. Fstoppers decided to poke fun at this niche in the photo industry and created this humorous 3-minute sketch showing what camera bag marketing hype is like when you buy into it. […]

New 4K ILC Coming From Canon in 2018, Not Cinema EOS [CR2]

We’re told that a new line of EF ILC video oriented camera capable of 4K is coming from Canon in 2018. We’re told that it won’t fall under the Cinema EOS banner. We’ve seen patents related to such a camera in the recent past, but this is the first time a known source has mentioned Read more...

Wish you a Happy New year!

Dear SAR readers, I wish you all a Happy Walk into the New Year :) For 2018 my photography wishes are: – To see no more Iceland pictures all over the social network and photographers website.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is Samsung's biggest and most expensive smartphone, but is it also the best? Find out what it offers photographers in our in-depth Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review...

Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8L MACRO Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the new Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8L MACRO lens, mounted on the Canon EOS 6D Mark II 35mm full-frame camera.

Video: How the Sony a9 is Made

Photo Gear News recently visited the Sony factory in Chonburi, Thailand, where the highly-acclaimed Sony a9 mirrorless camera is being manufactured. This 6. 5-minute video offers a behind-the-scenes look into the factory.

You’ve Got Less than 24 Hours to Enter in and Win $1,000

Less than 24 hours left to help us build a better Phoblographer through this survey. Just a reminder about filling out our survey. Here’s the deal: In 2009, when I started this website, I knew where I wanted the website to be in 10 years, but I didn’t know exactly how it would get there.

Анонс GorillaPod Mobile Rig – “Must have”-штатив для видеоблоггера

Компания GorillaPod выпустила новый продукт под названием Mobile Rig. Это уже хорошо всем знакомый сгибающийся штатив для смартфона, но к нему приделали еще две ручки, что позволяет дополнительно повесить экшн-камеру, свет или микрофон.

Google Pixel 2 Camera vs. a $20,000 Hasselblad

How does the image quality of a top-of-the-line smartphone camera stack up against a top-of-the-line professional camera these days? Photographer Tyler Stalman decided to find out by pitting a Google Pixel 2 smartphone against a $20,000 Hasselblad medium format camera in the 8-minute video above.

Video shows how the Sony A9 is made

A few weeks ago Rich visited the factory in Chonburi, Thailand, where the Sony A9 is manufactured. He learnt a lot about the factory and how the A9 is built, and was even allowed to film some of the production line.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample images taken with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has a 6.

This 3-Year Timelapse Reveals How Quickly Seattle Has Grown

In January 2015, a 360-degree HD webcam was installed on top of the iconic Space Needle in Seattle. Ricardo Martin Brualla amassed still frames over the past 3 years and created this beautiful 4-minute time-lapse video showing how much Seattle has been developed over this period of time. Brualla is a Google researcher whose interests […]

This Documentary Will Satisfy Your Curiosity About Daido Moriyama

Daido Moriyama has long been an iconic figure in the realm of street photography. He was noted for his depiction of the breakdown of traditional values during post-war Japan. Today, he's revered for his gritty black and white photographs that present a distinct perspective about Tokyo.

Modular PITTA camera transforms into drone, action, and security cameras

$(document). ready(function() { SampleGalleryV2({"containerId":"embeddedSampleGallery_5360811256","galleryId":"5360811256","isEmbeddedWidget":true,"selectedImageIndex":0,"isMobile":false}) }); PITTA, a modular ball-shaped 13MP camera that transforms into a drone, is currently blasting its way through a campaign on Kickstarter.

Предстоящие камеры Sony 2018 года

2017 был удивительный год для подразделения камер Sony. Камеры серий Sony А7 и А9 подняли полнокадровые беззеркалки на новый уровень. Sony очень быстро развивается и каждый год откусывает большой кусок мирового рынка.

Moto Z2 Play Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample images taken with the new Moto Z2 Play smartphone. The Motorola Moto Z2 Play is a mid-range smartphone with a 5.

Canon TS-E 50mm f/2.8L MACRO Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the new Canon TS-E 50mm f/2.8L MACRO lens, mounted on the Canon EOS 6D Mark II 35mm full-frame camera.

Are Long Telephoto Lenses For Shooting Landscapes? You Bet

When many of you think about landscapes and specifically photographing them you probably think about standard to wide angle lenses. This is not an illogical thing to think, a lens that allows for a wider frame of view will allow for a larger landscape to be captured.

Поздравляем с Новым 2018 годом!

За 2017 год вас, подписчиков, стало на 24 044 человека больше. За год нас посмотрели 4 млн. раз, а общее время просмотра превысило 23 млн. минут – 45 лет жизни! Мы продолжим в следующем году наши имеющиеся проекты и начнем новые, чтобы в ближайшее время, надеемся, в январе можно было отпраздновать появление нашего 100 000-го подписчика уже.

Getting the Most Out of Your Mobile Photography Endeavors

As the adage goes, the best camera is the one that you have with you and these days that is most likely your phone most of the time. That said, many of you are likely hesitant to use your phone or rely on it for pictures because of the poor quality phone cameras used to provide.

How to Do HDR Photography… Using Microsoft Excel

There are a number of popular HDR photography programs out there. Microsoft Excel isn’t one of them. Photography enthusiast and software engineer Kevin Chen came up with the strange and hilarious idea of using Excel to create an HDR photo, and he presented his results in this 12-minute presentation he gave at !!Con 2017 (pronounced […]

Sigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN for Micro Four Thirds sample gallery

$(document). ready(function() { SampleGalleryV2({"containerId":"embeddedSampleGallery_9513055220","galleryId":"9513055220","isEmbeddedWidget":true,"selectedImageIndex":0,"isMobile":false}) }); We've already taken the Sony E-mount version of Sigma's super fast 16mm lens for a spin, and we were eager to see how the Micro Four Thirds version stacks up.

Photographer Thomas Roma Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Another notable photographer is being accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct. This time it’s photographer Thomas Roma, and his accusers are former students at Columbia University, where he served as a professor and the director of the photography program.

Stunning Sony RX0 video shot by Philip Edsel

The new Sony RX0 is in Stock at BHphoto and Amazon. Philip Edsel shot this video with the RX0: PARALLAX, a Sony RX0 Film from Edsel on Vimeo. And here is the making of video: The Making of Parallax – BTS look at the Sony RX0 Film by Edsel from Edsel on Vimeo.

Agency Stockland Martel Closes After 34 Years of Repping Top Photogs

The renowned New York photo-representation agency Stockland Martel has announced that it closed its doors on December 31st, 2017, after 34 years of repping some of the biggest names in the industry. In a blog post published Monday, the agency writes that founders Bill Stockland and Maureen Martel are both retiring. “After more than three […]

Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 Shooting Experience

The Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 is the brand's highest-end stills-oriented camera, sitting beside the video-oriented Lumix DC-GH5 at the top of the product lineup. The GH-series has long held a positive reputation with pro-video shooters but Panasonic hasn't seen the likes of the GH5 resonate as well with the stills crowd.

Canon TS-E 135mm f/4L MACRO Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the new Canon TS-E 135mm f/4L MACRO lens, mounted on the Canon EOS 6D Mark II 35mm full-frame camera.

You’ve Got Less Than 24 Hours to Enter and Win $1,000

Less than 24 hours left to help us build a better Phoblographer through this survey. Just a reminder about filling out our survey. Here’s the deal: In 2009, when I started this website, I knew where I wanted the website to be in 10 years, but I didn’t know exactly how it would get there.

Как культовые снимки прошлого редактировались в проявочной

Об исчезающем искусстве фотопечати на примере работ Пабло Инирио. Пабло Инирио – мастер фотопечати из нью-йоркской штаб-квартиры Magnum Photos. Он лично работал над некоторыми из известнейших снимков агентства.

You can follow Sony’s CES press conference via APP too

Here on SAR we will show the live stream video at 5:00 pm PST on Monday 8th January. Don’t think Sony will announce the A7III at CES but miracles can happen sometimes :) And if you like you can follow the stream on your phone too: bit.

KODAK Mini 2 Instant Photo Printer

The KODAK Mini 2 Instant Photo Printer is now available for $99. 99 USD on Amazon. The KODAK Mini 2 is even more compact than the original and prints credit card-sized (2.

The lenses we know are coming in 2018 and the lenses we might see coming

According to BHphoto the new Sony 400mm lens will ship in September 2018 In 2018 we will get a ton of new lenses! Here is the full roundup of what we will get and what we can hope to get: These are the lenses we are 100% sure will be released in 2018: Sony 400mm […] The post The lenses we know are coming in 2018 and the lenses we might see coming appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

New Nokton 35mm f/1.4 FE lens listed at BH

The newly announced Nokton 35mm f/1. 4 FE lens listed at BHphoto. But there is still no pricing info. I guess it will be priced around $700-800. In the meantime I am testing the Voigtlander 40mm f/1.

Panasonic GH5s снова засветился

Изображения камеры Panasonic GH5s снова утекли в сеть. И это не первый раз, когда камера оказывается на снимках. Все эти снимки не позволяют чётко рассмотреть устройство, но в целом уже можно составить представление о дизайне.

Report: GoPro has laid off 200-300 more staff from its drone division

Californian action camera manufacturer GoPro has laid off between 200 and 300 staff, according to a report by TechCrunch. The report claims the redundancies have been made in the division of the company that builds it aerial offering—the Karma drone—and that GoPro cited a need to "better align our resources with business requirements" as the reason for the layoffs.

In Stock: A7rIII with free tidbits in Stock at Amazon

$300 worth free extras with the A7rIII sold by BeachCamera on Amazon. And you save up to $1,000 on Macbook Pros sodl by BHphoto (full list here). Some more new A7rIII accessories: First2savvv Grip Vertical Shoot Hand Grip QR Quick Release L Plate at Amazon.

Новый способ смотреть на мир

Для девушки Alin G фотография является хобби. Иногда, когда её дела идут не лучшим образом, она пытается расслабиться и отвлечься от проблем при помощи создания чего-то нового. Её новой идеей стало создание снимков в Photoshop из своих старых фотографий путём объединения минимализма и сложных фигур. Ещё больше вдохновения: Facebook, Вконтакте и Telegram

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Кения в фотографиях Diego Arroyo

Diego Arroyo – увлеченный испанский фотограф, который путешествует по всему миру. Он побывал в Эфиопии и Сингапуре, Индонезии и Камбодже, а также других странах Южной Азии и...

The Over-Capturing Epidemic

The other night I couldn’t sleep (too much coffee at 5 pm) and was in bed scrolling through my Facebook feed, when this ad for the Samsung Gear 360° camera came up (below), with the instruction to “capture more of the moment.

Анонс Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS – Неплохая замена китовому объективу

Компания Sony представила новый зум-объектив с байонетом E-mount. Он предназначен для использования с кропнутыми камерами 6000-серии и отлично подойдет на роль китового стекла, которое будет идти в комплекте с тушкой.

Portraits of India – Страх и уверенность, счастье и печаль, любопытство и напряжение в лицах индийцев

Фотограф Massimiliano Giorgeschi из Великобритании снял интересную серию портретов в Индии. Во время поездки в эту страну у фотографа украли его камеру Nikon D610 с парком оптики, но при нем была еще Fuji X100T.

I Shoot Streetcars In Helsinki, Finland

Not easy for a street photographer specialized in people to work in Helsinki in the dead of winter ! The sun rises around 9.30 and sets as early as 3.30pm consequently the only sources of light are the tramways crisscrossing the city.

Все 9 фильмов франко-канадского кинорежиссёра Дени Вильнёва

За двадцать лет работы кинорежиссёром Дени Вильнёв завоевал десятки наград и ещё на десятки номинировался. Недавний выход на экраны «Бегущего по лезвию 2049» и заключённый контракт на экранизацию знаменитого научно-фантастического романа Фрэнка Герберта «Дюна» делают Вильнёва по-настоящему успешным кинематографистом, который в полной мере может насладиться и кассовым успехом, и одобрением критиков. 

В Москве открывается 16-й международный фестиваль профессиональной фотографии «МАСТЕР-2018»

В этом году география фестиваля помимо традиционных, Москвы и СПб, расширится городами Екатеринбург и Томск. Важная часть фестиваля – программа лекций и мастер-классов. На этот раз организаторами особое внимание будет уделено полному циклу “от заказчика до готовых работ”, однако каждый из спикеров постарается раскрыть и художественные аспекты в своей области работы.

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Godox accidentally leaks AD600 Pro strobe that boasts several key improvements

Oops. Godox recently leaked its own strobe light—a new model called the AD600 Pro—via a product listing published briefly on its website. That product listing has since been pulled and no official announcement has been made, though a version of the light sold under the Flashpoint name is already up for preorder on Adorama for $900 USD as of this writing.

Famed agency Stockland Martel shut down on December 31st

Bill Stockland and Maureen Martel, founders of the photo-representation agency Stockland Martel, have announced that the agency permanently closed on December 31st, 2017. The famed agency was founded in 1983 in New York City, where it went on to represent some of the most notable photographers of the last three decades, including Walter Iooss, Art Streiber, Lauren Greenfield, Nadav Kander, and many others.

For the Love of Film

Just another article about film photography? Well yes, but bear with me and hopefully you’ll see why film really does still have a place in my heart and might have a place in yours too… even when digital is such excellent quality and so convenient.

Rock n Roll unveils handcrafted leather 'Hendrix' camera straps

Rock n Roll straps has launched The Hendrix Straps, a product line containing three handcrafted leather camera straps composed of between 52 and 64 individual leather pieces. The company bills its camera straps as ideal for DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, explaining that the leather is supple enough to wrap around a wrist in addition to draping around one's neck.

Have Your Say 2017: the winners

Have Your Say 2017: The Winners As 2018 gets started in earnest, it's time to look back at what you thought of the best-of-the-best in photography gear in 2017. We first whittled everything down to your final choices after two rounds of voting, and our final poll culminated in thousands of votes cast across 16 choices.

Съемка сувениров из металла

В этом видеоуроке мы разберем довольно сложный свет для съемки сувениров и прочих изделий из металла. Мы будем использовать стрип , рассеивающие панели с диффузными фильтрами и...