May 25
Sony Xperia 1 Mark II sample gallery

We got our hands on Sony's new Xperia 1 Mark II smartphone which features impressive Eye AF tracking, super-fast burst shooting and a triple-camera array. Check out our initial samples.

Sony confirms pricing, availability for its flagship Xperia 1 II camera-centric smartphone

The Xperia 1 II will be available to pre-order on June 1 for $1,200 with the first units set to ship out on July 24. If you get in early, Sony will even toss in an added bonus.

May 24
Casio: the innovator that time forgot

When most people think of Casio, the first things that pop into their minds are calculator watches and keyboards. But, as we explore in this article, the company was well ahead of its time creating features that are standard on modern cameras.

Video: Six DIY smartphone camera rigs made from household objects

Unconventional and unsightly? Very much so. Effective? Most certainly. These six DIY smartphone rigs won't win any design awards, but they get the job done.

May 23
DPReview TV: Panasonic G9 vs. Olympus E-M1 Mark III – who's the king of Micro Four Thirds?

Title fight! In one corner we have the new Olympus E-M1 Mark III. In the other is the Panasonic G9 – two years old, but sporting an impressive mid-life firmware update. Find out who wins the battle for Micro Four Thirds supremacy!

May 22
ProRes Raw video capture delayed for Lumix S1H, but firmware v2.0 still set to ship next week

Panasonic and Atomos have announced 'technical issue' means ProRes Raw recording via HDMI won't be included in the Monday's firmware release

OnePlus is disabling the near-infrared 'Color Filter' camera on its 8Pro smartphone over privacy concerns

OnePlus announced the 'Photochrom' filter mode will be 'temporarily disabled' via a software update that's due out in the coming week.

Canon AE-1: the gear that changed my (photographic) life, again and again

What makes the Canon AE-1 so special to Editor Dan Bracaglia is its ability to connect him back to the childhood curiosity and excitement that originally made him fall in love with photography.

Olympus OM-D E-M1 III added to studio test scene comparison

There's more work to be done on our full review of the E-M1 III, but in the meantime you can now compare its studio test scene results with those of its peers.

May 21
Adorama’s opens up 'Perspective,' the first of its new photo contest series for US residents

The first contest in a new series from the camera store challenges U.S. photographers to come up with imaginative pictures on the theme of Perspective.

Dutch court rules grandmother must remove photos of grandchildren from social media under GDPR

According to the ruling, the grandmother refused to take down images of at least one of the minors, even after requests from their mother to do so. As a result, the grandmother will be fined €50 for each day the images are still up.

Interview: photographer Cooper Neill on what it was like to shoot UFC 249 in an empty arena

Freelance photographer Cooper Neill took some time to share with us what it was like to be one of only four photographers to shoot the UFC 249 mixed martial arts event in an empty arena in Florida.

Vivo shows its 'gimbal-like' smartphone camera stabilization system

Vivo's new system stabilizes the entire camera module rather than just a lens element or the image sensor like on more conventional systems.

Nikon Coolpix P950 sample gallery

There are superzoom cameras, and then there's the Nikon P950. It offers up to a 2000mm equiv. zoom reach making it possible, literally, to shoot for the moon.

May 20
US students failing AP exams due to iPhone photos not being supported by the testing portal

Students attempting to submit photographed written responses for their Advanced Placement (AP) exams are failing tests because the testing portal doesn't accept the HEIC image file format.

SD Express 8.0 announced, promising speeds up 4GB/s and improved performance

The SD Association has announced its SD Express 8.0 specification, poised to 'set a new standard for memory cards.' The SD8.0 spec utilizes the PCIe 4.0 standard and NVMe technology to deliver transfer speeds up to 4GB/s.

Olympus will shutter its camera business in South Korea on June 30

The company cites poor sales volume and a struggle to increase profitability as the reasons for the decision.

CineStill's new developer kits make it easier than ever to creatively control slide film development

The new 3-bath reversal kits include a trio of new 1st developers that offer a range of color and contrast profiles to create three different looks from the same film stock

Fujifilm X-T4 review
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The Fujifilm X-T4 brings image stabilization, faster shooting and a bigger battery to the X-T series. It's not without its shortcomings but we found it to be an excellent stills and video shooter.

DPReview TV: What critical items does Chris stash in his camera bag?

We all have our favorite essential gear that lives in our camera bags. Find out what DPReview TV host Chris Niccolls keeps in his when he and Jordan are out on a shoot.

May 19
Sony UK teases new compact camera system on its website

The webpage shares a silhouetted image of the compact camera system with a countdown timer that ends on May 26.

Samsung’s new ISOCELL GN1 sensor features Tetracell tech, phase detection on all active pixels

Thanks to pixel-merging technology and an advanced Dual-Pixel AF Samsung's latest image sensor can adapt to a wide range of shooting situations.

Adobe updates Creative Cloud video and audio apps, adds GPU-accelerated encoding, ProRes RAW support and more

Adobe has released updates to many of its Creative Cloud applications, including popular video and audio applications such as Premiere Pro, After Effects, Media Encoder and Audition.

Slideshow: These are the shortlisted images for the Palm* Photo Prize 2020 contest

Recently, Palm* Photo Prize announced its shortlist photos that are in the running for the annual prize. We've rounded up some highlights.

Review: The Tourbox controller – can it speed up your editing?

With its unusual form factor can the Tourbox aid the editing process? Will its price and variety of tactile controls appeal to photo and video editors who would like to streamline their workflow?

May 18
April data shows mirrorless camera sales in Japan were down 75% compared to 2019

The retail analyst firm's numbers show April sales were just 26.1 percent what they were last year, halving the already-halved sales from March this year.

IBC 2020 latest show to be cancelled, go virtual as organizers fear ‘many unknowns’

Uncertainty over the conditions in which the show will have to be run in September have led organizers to cancel this years IBC in Amsterdam, but they promise a virtual event in its place

The Associated Press criticized over social media rights requests for free content

Twitter has been buzzing with concerns about a social media release form the AP has been using since at least 2015.

Capture One releases Nikon-specific version, also adds improved clone and healing brushes

Earlier this month, Capture One showed off an upcoming update during a livestream presentation. Today, Capture One released this teased update, which is free for current Capture One 20 users.

Sony's new 'Intelligent Vision Sensor' is the world's first to feature on-chip AI processing

The IMX500 image sensor features a stacked design that puts the pixel chip atop a logic chip to create an all-in-one system that can capture, process and extract metadata from the image in a single chip.

May 17
Judge rules DJI infringed patent, recommends ceasing sales and imports of most DJI drones

The ITC's chief administrative judge ruled that DJI infringed upon a patent belonging to Autel Robotics.

Compact, capable and imperfect: First impressions of the Sigma fp

The Sigma fp packs a lot of capability into the smallest full frame body on the market. What's it like to shoot a video with, though? We found a lot to like, and some things we hope can be improved.

May 16
Swift action from FAA, US Navy follows Detroit Blue Angels drone incident

Federal authorities are looking into an incident wherein a drone pilot flew far too close to the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels demo team during a flyover in Detroit, Michigan that was meant to be a tribute to the frontline workers handling the COVID-19 pandemic.

DPReview TV: Behind the scenes – telling a better story through cinematography

This week, Jordan takes us behind the scenes of his short feature film, A Walk Down to Water. He and director Levi Holwell discuss the gear they chose for the production, as well as the importance of camera movement in storytelling.

May 15
Adobe launches Lightroom Ambassador program

Adobe launched their Lightroom Ambassador program to educate and inspire photographers using the popular editing software.

Aurora Aperture unveils new rear mount filter system for Canon, Nikon, Sigma & Sony ultra wide-angle lenses

Aurora Aperture has announced a new rear mount filter system that is compatible with more lenses from additional manufacturers, features an improved design and includes a greater variety of filters.

Slideshow: The winner and finalists from the 2020 GDT Nature Photographer of the Year contest

Winners and finalists were recently selected for GDT's Nature Photographer of the Year, 2020, competition.

Film Fridays: Olympus mju-II – a great camera but too expensive (for what it is)

The Olympus mju-II / Stylus Epic is a highly-coveted film camera thanks to its sharp 35mm F2.8 lens, great metering/AF and pocketable/weather-sealed body. But these days the cost of one is just too darn high!

Ricoh video details the next flagship Pentax APS-C DSLR

Ricoh has published a video detailing the next flagship Pentax APS-C DSLR. Few details were revealed about this as-yet-unnamed camera, though the main focus of the video was its totally redesigned optical viewfinder.

Ricoh reveals D FA 21mm Limited, DA 16-50mm F2.8 and details D FA* 85mm F1.4

Ricoh has published a video setting out its development plans for new lenses, which include 85mm F1.4, 21mm F2.8 Limited, and 16-50mm F2.8 models.

May 14
The OnePlus 8 Pro has a new camera capable of seeing through some materials and objects

The OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone was released at the end of April and over a couple of weeks since its release, users have discovered that the new 5MP Color Filter camera can see through various objects with IR shields.

Lensrentals tears down Nikon's $10,000 Nikkor AF-S 120-300mm F2.8 lens

Roger and Aaron of Lensrentals have shared their latest teardown; a careful disassembly of Nikon's Nikkor AF-S 120-300mm F2.8 FL ED SR VR lens.

Lead engineer for computational imaging on Pixel phones leaves Google

The Information reports Distinguished Engineer Marc Levoy has left Google along with former General Manager of the Pixel Smartphones Business Unit, Mario Queiroz.

Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 Di III VXD sample gallery

The Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 Di III VXD is an affordable, compact telephoto zoom lens for Sony full-frame cameras. It lacks internal image stabilization, but produces sharp results throughout its range.

Could your Canon camera transform video calls? We test EOS Webcam Utility

With a newfound ability to turn recent Canon cameras into high-quality webcams, there does come some responsibility. For the author, it means more frequently shaving and maybe tidying up a bit.

May 13
Peak Design gives $200K+ of profits from its Travel Tripod launch to coronavirus, climate charities

The eco-friendly bag manufacturer used the launch of its first tripod to raise funds to support the fight against the coronavirus as well as an organization helping brands to become carbon neutral

Viltrox warns some of its X-mount prime lenses can cause damage to X-Pro3 camera bodies

According to Viltrox (and reports in our forums), its 23mm, 33mm and 85mm X-mount lenses can scratch the collar of the lens release button on the face of the X-Pro3 camera body.

Lockdown forces stars to photograph themselves for lifestyle magazine covers and interviews

With travel restricted and photographers unable to get to jobs celebrities are having to take their own pictures with remote direction from creative teams via video link. A supermodel and Batman are the latest to point the lens at themselves for cover shoots

DPReview TV: How to clean your camera lens (hint: not like this)

There's a right way and a wrong way to clean your camera lens. Naturally, we're going to show you the wrong way.

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