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    The Minolta Dynax 9 is More Camera Than I Need – Review

    When I first started in photography, I wanted nothing to do with plasticky SLRs. They were too similar to the Canon Rebel T3i that my sister used or the chunky DSLRs I saw around everyone’s necks. I wanted something different, something quirky, and honestly, I wanted something difficult. The challenge of figuring things out and […] More

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    Canon Patents Retractable Barrier That Protects its Mirrorless Sensors

    Canon has filed a patent for a new shutter-like barrier mechanism that appears designed to protect the shutter and image sensor of its mirrorless cameras when a lens is removed, ensuring that no dust or debris can enter and cause damage. As spotted by DigiCame Info, the patent — with an application number 2019-234718 — […] More

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    Venus Optics Announces Laowa 14mm f/4 Zero-D Lens for Full Frame Cameras |

    Chinese budget lens maker Venus Optics has just announced the Laowa 14mm f/4 Zero-D – a well-rounded every-purpose lens for full-frame cameras. The lens is the first in the Zero-D range getting the focusing scale adjustment system. This new feature allows easy focus calibration against users’ own cameras. The actual infinity point would be right […] More

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    Blue Hours – The Leica camera Blog

    As quiet slowly settles over the city, Joep Hijwegen and his Leica SL head out in search of the best motifs. Night after night, he wanders the streets of Utrecht and Amsterdam, driven by his instincts and a particular sense of aesthetics. Over time, he developed a unique narrative to tell the story of a […] More

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    DigitalFoto CLIMBER Matte Boxes Announced

    DigitalFoto CLIMBER matte box comes in two sizes – for 114mm cine lenses and for smaller cine and photo lenses below 95mm diameter (five adapters between 82 and 62mm are included). It has a carbon fiber top flag, threads and cold shoe for optional accessories, and a lightweight design. The matte box is priced at […] More

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    Review of the Fujifilm XF 16-80mm f/4 R OIS WR Lens

    I’m a big fan of zoom lenses. For my photography and budget, they provide great value and versatility, and modern zoom lenses sacrifice little, if any, image quality compared to prime lenses. I’m an especially big fan of zoom lenses that cover enough of a focal length range to potentially be the one lens to […] More

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    Learning to Use a Rangefinder With the Canonet QL17 G-III

    As I entered my second year of shooting film, I wanted to find a new way to spice up the experience. Naturally, I did what any normal photographer does to fill the camera-shaped void in their life: buy another camera. I began searching the treacherous internet for a new toy. Nearly all of my images until […] More

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    Watch Sound Waves Shatter a Wine Glass at 187,000 Frames Per Second

    Gav from The Slow Mo Guys displays the power of sound by using extreme volumes to shatter a wine glass, all captured with a high-speed camera shooting at 187,500 frames per second. The Slow Mo Guys YouTube Channel has been producing excellent videos that show different activities captured at high frame rates for years. Most […] More

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    Rigging Up the Sony FX6 – the Ultimate Upgrade Guide

    Maybe not a camera that you would immediately think needs to be rigged up, but the Sony FX6 can enjoy better ergonomics and usability with a few upgrades. Classed as a compact cinema camera, there is room for expansion. The boxy form factor even lends itself to being built up as you see fit. And […] More

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    Imperial County – The Leica camera Blog

    A lack of water, migration, exploitation: Lars Borges’s photographs reveal the effects of unrestrained capitalism in America. Yet, above all, he speaks about the indomitable enthusiasm of the people he encountered. He has created a colourful and dreamlike book, full of love and affection for the individual. It’s said that you fell in love with […] More

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    B&H Deals – Limited Time Summer Discounts

    B&H has surprised us with a barrage of phenomenal discounts this week. Whether you’re in the market for a full refresh or just looking for one more accessory, there is plenty to drool over here. With manufacturers struggling to meet demand and prices climbing, sales like this are a welcome opportunity to upgrade for the […] More

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