The Apple iPad has always been a tempting tool for photographers on the go: slim, lightweight, and now with the current iPad Pro models, powerful enough to do most photo tasks you'd accomplish on the desktop. The software isn't quite there yet, but the next release of iPadOS should bridge that gap.
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Colin Goudie is a film editor with a career spanning over 35 years, known most recently for his work on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. He talked with DPRevew about editing movies back in the film days, and the transition to a fully digital workflow.
Photographers used to do crazy things like smear petroleum jelly on their lenses to create interesting photos, but thanks to the Lensbaby Omni you can get those same effects without plopping goo on your glass. Join Chris and Jordan for some creative photography.
Aug 23, 2019 at 20:16
The ‘Overall’ winning shot was captured with a DJI Phantom 4 Pro, marking the first time the winning image has ever been captured with a drone.
Aug 23, 2019 at 19:02
The system can simulate the camera's movement and the set lighting to perfectly match the background with the scene.
Aug 23, 2019 at 17:45
Optical Character Recognition (OCR) isn't new technology, but this does mark the beginning of an era where you can search for text found within your images hosted on Google Photos.
Aug 23, 2019 at 15:14
Photographer Aryeh Nirenberg used an astro-modified Sony a7S II to capture the 1,100 images that went into making this 55-second timelapse.
Aug 23, 2019 at 13:00
The Sony RX100 VII takes the place of its RX100 VA sibling as our top overall pick, while the Canon G5 X II replaces the Panasonic LX100 II as our alternate choice.
lens newsAug 22, 2019 at 19:19
A recent screenshot from the German Nikon Professional Service website shows that only 1,000 of Nikon's 500mm F5.6 PF ED VR lens are being produced each month.
lens newsAug 22, 2019 at 18:01
Viltrox has shared photos and specifications on its official Weibo account of three upcoming APS-C lenses for Fujifilm, Sony and Leica camera systems.
videoAug 22, 2019 at 16:19
Weird lens aficionado Mathieu Stern quite literally got more than he bargained for when he paid just €2 for a rare projector lens that creates some of the most intense swirly bokeh we've ever seen.
lens newsAug 22, 2019 at 14:08
The short video shows off the silhouettes of four new lenses — one large lens and three compact lenses — alongside two current Tamron Sony E mount lenses.
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII is the most capable pocket camera currently on the market thanks to a combo of good image quality, smooth stabilized 4K and an industry-leading autofocus implementation. For these reasons it receives our gold award.
Aug 21, 2019 at 19:19
New top end calibration package aims to reduce waste when printing on difficult surfaces by making color measurement more accurate
Aug 21, 2019 at 19:04
Moment's new 37mm Cine filters are compatible with various models of iPhone, Pixel, OnePlus and Galaxy devices.
Aug 21, 2019 at 17:31
Instagram has dismissed another viral spam image that is circulating on its platform, this one claiming that, starting tomorrow, all user content will be made public (including deleted messages) and that the company will be able to use images against users in court.
mobileAug 21, 2019 at 17:00
The upcoming products are designed to create a ‘complete line of photo and video products’ designed for photographers of all levels.
Aug 21, 2019 at 13:55
Nikon has finally made it possible to transfer Raw images from their Wi-Fi-capable cameras to smartphones and tablets running the new SnapBridge 2.6 application.
Aug 20, 2019 at 20:41
DroneDJ conducted a comprehensive search of DJI's official online store and noticed most models were out of stock.
Aug 20, 2019 at 17:54
The new app, which is limited to iOS, for the time being, makes it easy to deliver images to clients, who can easily sort through and download images on-the-go.
Aug 20, 2019 at 17:29
The adapter uses a six-element design to make the most of even the fastest Hasselblad V lenses on Fujifilm's GFX mount camera systems.
mobileAug 20, 2019 at 15:21
Huawei's upcoming high-end devices are likely to catch up with Apple and Samsung in terms of 4K video frame rates.
SponsoredAug 20, 2019 at 15:00
In this video we’ve traveled to southern Spain with the Olympus OM-D E-M1X. There, we headed for the town of Sevilla to meet up with action sports photographer Fernando Marmolejo.
Aug 20, 2019 at 14:30
Henry Diltz recounts how he became the official photographer of Woodstock and shares what it looked like through the viewfinder.
Aug 19, 2019 at 22:06
Canon Australia appears to have leaked two upcoming cameras in a pair of promotional videos - an ‘EOS M6 II’ and an ‘EOS 90D.’
Aug 19, 2019 at 19:49
The adapter sits inside the camera and compresses the lens image to fit the camera's Super 35mm sensor, and restoring the look of the original focal length of the lens
Aug 19, 2019 at 18:22
Sydney-based coder Greig Sheridan and his photographer partner Rocky have introduced Intervalometerator, an open-source intervalometer designed for deploying inexpensive remote time-lapse systems involving Canon DSLRs, Arduino and Raspberry Pi hardware.
lens newsAug 19, 2019 at 15:41
The lens, set to ship later this year for a yet-to-be-determined price, is an update to Yongnuo's original 35mm F1.4 lens that adds an ultrasonic motor.
mobileAug 19, 2019 at 14:30
The One Action's ultra-wide camera lets you to record horizontal video while holding the phone vertically.
Aug 19, 2019 at 14:10
Prograde says its new program scans for ‘key attributes of your card’s use history to determine how much life is remaining before you reach design limits’ and can ‘clean up the way data is stored to your card to ensure it’s optimized for the highest performance.’
sample galleryAug 19, 2019 at 14:00
We've been busy shooting around Seattle with Sigma's new 45mm F2.8 full-frame lens and have topped off our initial sample gallery accordingly. Have a look.
We recently reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DC-G95 (also known as the G90, G91 and G99) and found it to be a good all-around camera. But is it best for the kind of shooting that you do? Click through to find out if the G95 is right for you.
The Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS is a do-everything lens for the RF system, designed to cover pretty much any situation from sweeping landscapes to capturing distant details. Take a look at how it performs in our sample gallery.
Aug 17, 2019 at 18:53
Walmart accidentally offered up bargain-basement rates for DJI drones and other camera gear from a company called Ecom Electronics that retails through its website.
Sony's RX100 VII has landed, but after seven(!) iterations you may be asking, "Is there anything left to add to this camera?" It turns out the answer is a resounding 'yes'. Watch Chris and Jordan's video review to learn what's new and why it matters.
Aug 16, 2019 at 19:11
Recently, the FAA granted recreational drone pilots access to LAANC. Now, they want to administer a test and are seeking the public's input.
Aug 16, 2019 at 17:54
Arcane Photos is an alternative to Google Photos and other cloud-based options for uploading and storing images that's blockchain-based and decentralized with an emphasis on privacy.
Aug 16, 2019 at 15:34
Matt, of the YouTube channel DIY Perks, has shared a video showing how old TVs and monitors can be upcycled into natural-looking light that resembles light coming through a window.
lens newsAug 15, 2019 at 20:27
The new Canon RF and Nikon Z mount options add to the Sony E, Fuji X, MFT, Canon EF and Nikon F mount versions currently available.
Aug 15, 2019 at 18:03
Z Cam has opened pre-orders for its new, 6K E2-F6 and 8K E2-F8 full-frame cinema cameras, which were first introduced during NAB 2019.
lens newsAug 15, 2019 at 17:43
Leica has announced its APO-Summicron-SL 50mm F2 lens, which is designed for the L-mount system. The lens is the smaller, lighter and (slightly) cheaper little brother to the 50mm F1.4 and is now available for $4495.
Aug 15, 2019 at 16:41
The battery works with a7 III, a7R III and a9 camera systems and connects with your smartphone or tablet to help you keep tabs on the health of the battery. Oh, and you'll need to update the firmware of your camera battery.
Aug 15, 2019 at 14:21
Photo Rumors is reporting that the next-generation GoPro camera will feature a 12MP sensor capable of shooting 4K video at 120 fps and have the option for add-on screen, LED lighting and microphone accessories thanks to redesigned housing.
The Tamron 35-150mm F2.8-4 is being marketed as a dedicated portrait lens, offering focal lengths appropriate for both traditional long lens portraiture as well as wider-angle environmental portraits and lifestyle shots. Take a look at how it performs.
Aug 14, 2019 at 23:21
Luminar 4 photo editing software is slated to be released this Fall from Skylum. They recently offered up a more detailed sneak peek at the AI Sky Replacement filter that will be included in the update.
Aug 14, 2019 at 18:10
The replica is identical to the lunar version, down to the serial number plates, various labels and more.
camera newsAug 14, 2019 at 16:52
Nearly four months after first announcing the CoolPix W150, Nikon has announced the pricing and availability of the camera in the United States.
SponsoredAug 14, 2019 at 15:00
In this video, award-winning photographer Max Lowe goes to Hawaii to meet adventurer and educator Austin Kino. To capture the experience, we gave Max a Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R, and the entire video was shot with the Lumix DC-S1.
Aug 14, 2019 at 14:56
A 23-second video shared online shows off what appears to be the rumored DJI ‘Mavic Mini’ drone previously seen in still images.
videoAug 13, 2019 at 18:47
Not all food photography hacks are what they seem. Commercial food photographer Scott Choucino breaks down a number of tips that aren't what viral online videos might've led you to believe.
Aug 13, 2019 at 17:55
Adobe's latest update speeds up editing on computers with more powerful GPUs and adds a number of other features to streamline your post-production workflow.
Aug 13, 2019 at 17:23
Instagram has banned one of its advertising partners, HYP3R, after it was allegedly caught scraping a huge amount of data on users.
mobileAug 13, 2019 at 14:29
The third-generation smartphone gimbal brings new features and folds up into a smaller package than ever before.
Aug 12, 2019 at 19:05
First teased last week, Samsung has made its massive 108MP smartphone camera sensor official.
Aug 12, 2019 at 18:44
Security firm Check Point has detailed how it managed to hack into a Canon 80D DSLR to install a ransomware that encrypts images on the SD card to prevent them from being viewed.
Aug 12, 2019 at 16:43
DJI is expected to announce a new drone tomorrow and it seems little has been hidden according to the latest leaked images and specifications.
Aug 12, 2019 at 15:21
The lens is an affordable portrait-oriented lens with a 13-blade aperture diaphragm.
Though it lacks some of the bells and whistles offered by the G5 X II, the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III adds a newer 1" sensor design and some useful upgrades to an already impressive compact. Take a look at some of our first shots and keep an eye out for our full analysis soon.
Aug 10, 2019 at 17:00
Photographer Irene Rudnyk shows how she captured portraits in her backyard using little more than a garden shed and natural light.
Thanks to an optional firmware update, the Panasonic S1 now offers advanced video features historically reserved for the company's GH series of cameras. Does this make the S1 the best full frame camera for video on the market?
lens newsAug 9, 2019 at 20:07
The world's 'first' pinhole zoom lens is due to be created after the campaign hits it funding target many times over
Aug 9, 2019 at 18:17
The updated interface makes it easier to quickly and efficiently edit images with a dedicated toolset for photographers.
Aug 9, 2019 at 17:04
The lens is compact, lightweight and relatively affordable, retailing for just $199.
Aug 9, 2019 at 14:31
The Lavalier GO is a 4.5mm omnidirectional microphone designed specifically for Rode's ultra-compact Wireless GO system.
video newsAug 8, 2019 at 23:15
Blackmagic Design has announced the Pocket Cinema Camera 6K, a compact cinema camera with a Super 35 sensor capable of Raw shooting with up to 13 stops of dynamic range.
Aug 8, 2019 at 20:07
Drones have a lot of uses, from delivery food to aiding in search and rescue efforts. Now, a research team at UC Berkeley has created a drone that can squeeze through small spaces.
Aug 8, 2019 at 18:04
This pocket-sized slider offers a lot of functionality in a compact package.
Aug 8, 2019 at 17:10
Get printing to get closer with this astonishing extension tube. You'll be able to fill the frame with the tiniest objects and impress all your macro friends with your DIY skills
Aug 8, 2019 at 16:45
DJI released a teaser trailer to announce their latest product, slated for this Tuesday. Recent documents also reveal plans for a Mavic 2 Pro+ and Mavic 2 Zoom+ in early 2020.
Aug 8, 2019 at 15:56
The system bears a striking resemblance to the Eye-Control autofocus system found in Canon's 1992 EOS 5 film camera.
Aug 8, 2019 at 15:21
A new report from 9to5Google claims there will be a ‘DSLR-like’ camera attachment for Google's upcoming Pixel 4 smartphone.
mobileAug 7, 2019 at 21:16
Samsung's latest Note smartphones offer top-end mobile camera technology in a choice of two sizes.
Aug 7, 2019 at 18:32
Blackmagic Design doesn't say what will be discussed other than saying the livestream will be ‘related to its post production and camera products.’
Aug 7, 2019 at 18:11
Sony's Tough SD cards get put through the ringer and back in this brutal torture test from Steve Huff.
Aug 7, 2019 at 17:29
Who said the megapixel wars was over?
lens newsAug 7, 2019 at 16:22
Tamron has clarified which of its lenses are currently compatible with Canon and Nikon mirrorless systems and which ones will be updated via firmware in the near future.
The Fujifilm GFX 100 combines the highest resolution we've ever tested with features such as image stabilization, on-sensor phase detection and 4K video capture that you don't usually find in medium format cameras. Does this make it the ultimate do-everything camera?
Aug 7, 2019 at 14:44
There are no offline or third party alternatives to Panono's cloud-based stitching service. Now the company wants to charge for this essential element of its product.
Aug 6, 2019 at 19:47
A number of Pixel 3 units are experiencing an issue with the camera that causes the image to shake uncontrollably with an accompanying clicking noise.
lens newsAug 6, 2019 at 17:36
Designed for large format movie cameras the lens offers a 6.14mm focal length for seriously wide fisheye photography
Aug 6, 2019 at 16:59
Samsung claims the new technology offers the industry’s fastest data transfer rate, citing writing speed of 450 microseconds (㎲) and a reading response time of 45㎲.
Aug 6, 2019 at 15:54
Last month, Skydio teased a follow up to their premier R1 drone for this Fall. Now they've released sample footage from what they call the Skydio 2.
Aug 6, 2019 at 14:33
Iranian photographer Alireza Rostami has created the ‘Frankenstein’ camera, a functional large format camera system handmade from old and broken computer components.
Aug 6, 2019 at 13:33
If Canon brings the patent to fruition, your next camera may very well be able to be charged by simply putting it atop a wireless charging mat.
videoAug 6, 2019 at 07:00
Would you use a medium format camera for video? In this week's episode Jordan does, and he explains why he's pleasantly surprised – even impressed – with the video capabilities of Fujifilm's 100MP medium format camera.
Aug 5, 2019 at 22:00
The new adapter series is designed to take account of the thinner filter stack of the BMPCC to deliver better performance than the regular versions, says Metabones
Aug 5, 2019 at 20:14
For better or worse, it doesn't seem as though the idea caught on in the photography world.
Aug 5, 2019 at 18:39
Elinchrom says the ELM8 is the ‘most portable, powerful and progressive modular system’ of its kind.
Aug 5, 2019 at 13:33
Facebook has confirmed it's adding ‘from Facebook’ to both Instagram and WhatsApp in an effort to ‘to be clearer about the products and services that are part of Facebook.’
Aug 5, 2019 at 12:35
The kiosk pairs with Kodak print stations to make prints, photo books and more.
Aug 4, 2019 at 18:38
Nikon has announced the winners of the 2018-2019 Nikon Photo Contest, the 50th iteration of the international competition. We've rounded up the Gold Prize winners from each of the categories.
Aug 4, 2019 at 13:00
Adding a 6-bay higher performance model to its Slim series of small and portable NAS units, Synology hopes to offer plenty of capacity, functionality and speed. Here's a hands-on review of the new Synology DS620Slim.
This week Chris and Jordan review the Nikon 24-70mm F2.8 S for Z-mount, a lens many photographers consider to be the foundation of the 'holy trinity' of zoom lenses. Does it measure up to the high expectations set by Nikon? Tune in to find out.
Aug 2, 2019 at 19:50
You can now use graduated filters at more than one angle for more precise brightness control, while a new Hood for the Lee 100 system offers better protection from stray light
Aug 2, 2019 at 17:17
The FAA partnered with Kittyhawk earlier this year to help revamp their B4UFly app. The long-awaited update is now available.
Aug 2, 2019 at 16:57
Vox has shared a fascinating video explaining how those stunning colors appear in deep space pictures from the Hubble telescope—images actually shot in black and white.
Aug 2, 2019 at 14:11
Leica has brought live a firmware update for its Q2 camera to address an issue that left its DNG files unreadable when shot in ‘Continuous Super Speed’ mode.
sample galleryAug 2, 2019 at 13:00
We've updated our RX100 VII sample gallery with fresh images, as well as Raw conversions made using Adobe Camera Raw and a beta color profile. Have a look.
Aug 1, 2019 at 22:48
Meyer Optik brand is set to come back to life after optimization of mechanical and optical designs of the Trioplan 100 II is almost finished. The company will reintroduce six re-formatted lenses this year and will offer one completely new model
Aug 1, 2019 at 19:32
Benro has dramatically expanded its gimbal offerings with the new X Series, which has options for DSLR, mirrorless and smartphone camera systems.
lens newsAug 1, 2019 at 18:50
It's taken a little longer than expected, but the 13.5mm full-frame equivalent lens is now available to pre-order.
mobileAug 1, 2019 at 16:39
GoPro has streamlined its mobile offerings by combining its Quick video editing toolkit into its main GoPro app for an all-in-one solution to capturing, editing and sharing GoPro footage from your mobile device.
Aug 1, 2019 at 14:55
DJI has finally entered the lucrative drone racing market with its Digital FPV System.
accessory reviewAug 1, 2019 at 13:00
Photographer Jeanette Moses tries out four high-end camera straps while on the job including the Holdfast Skinny MoneyMaker, Holdfast MoneyMaker Solo, Peak Design Slide and the BlackRapid Nicole Elliot. Her pick, the Peak Design Slide, is also the most affordable.
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