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Sony's high-speed transmitter lets you bolt 5G connectivity onto its cameras

Previously announced in Japan, Sony's PDT-FP1 5G portable transmitter enables real-time transfer of stills and videos, as well as livestreaming.

Venus Optic's Laowa 10mm F2.8 Zero-D FF is the company's first autofocus lens

Venus Optics has released the Laowa 10mm F2.8 'Zero-D' FF lens, the company's first lens with autofocus (when used on Sony E and Nikon Z mounts). The lens features a 130° angle-of-view, 12cm (4.7") close focusing, and a weight of 420g (14.8oz). It is also available for RF and L-mounts but with manual focus.

Panasonic intros Lumix S 28-200mm F4-7.1 macro travel zoom

Panasonic has introduced its Lumix S 28-200mm F4-7.1 Macro OIS travel zoom, which the company claims is the smallest and lightest full-frame zoom lens. The image stabilizer can reduce shake by up to 6.5 stops, and its macro capabilities let you get as close to your subject as 14cm (5.5").

Fujifilm teases new XF 16-50mm F2.8-4.8 kit lens

Tucked away at the end of its press conference announcing the X100VI, Fujifilm also teased a new version of its beloved kit lens.

The OM System OM-1 will get autofocus improvements via firmware this fall

While the firmware update will improve the camera's autofocus capabilities, it will pointedly not introduce features that are new to the OM-1 II.

Sony promises fast performance on new compact 24-50mm F2.8 lens

Sony will be shipping its new FE 24-50mm F2.8G this spring. This compact lens covers most of the popular focal lengths and offers dual linear AF motors that can keep up with the company's fastest cameras. It has focus, zoom, and aperture rings and is dust and moisture-resistant.

Sigma announces 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS super-telephoto for E- and L-mount

Sigma has announced its 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS 'Sports' super-telephoto lens. The lens has Sigma's latest image stabilization system and uses a linear motor for quick and quiet focusing, according to the company. Sony and L-mount owners can get it next month for $2999.

Sigma to ship ultra-fast 15mm F1.4 "Art" diagonal fisheye lens in March

Sigma's new 15mm F1.4 DG DN diagonal fisheye offers a 180-degree field-of-view and is well-suited to astrophotography with a manual focus lock switch and support for a lens heater. It uses a linear AF motor, supports drop-in filters, and is sealed against the elements. It will be available next month with a $1999 price for E and L-mount bodies.

This limited-edition X100VI comes with Fujifilm's founding logo

The Fujifilm X100VI is here, and you can preorder it right now. Does that feel just a little too easy? You're in luck!

Fujifilm announces X100VI at X Summit Tokyo event

Fujifilm has used its X Summit event in Tokyo to announce the X100VI, the latest version of its premium large sensor compact. We're at the event, reporting from the presentation as it happens.

Film Friday: The Olympus XA, photography’s best tiny rangefinder

Want truly pocket-sized full-frame firepower? Check out the Olympus XA, compact 35mm rangefinder that's oh-so-fun to shoot.

Sony a9 III available today: global shutter comes early

Sony announced that its a9 III pro sports camera is shipping earlier than expected. In fact, you can buy it right now at your favorite retailer for $6000. The a9 III is the first mirrorless camera to use a global shutter, allowing for incredibly fast burst shooting with no rolling shutter.

Nikon NX Tether 2.0 adds video shooting, live view, additional settings control

Nikon's NX Tether 2.0 is out and gives owners of its higher-end mirrorless cameras (plus the D780) a host of new controls. Users can now capture video, get full-coverage live view (wirelessly on the Z8/Z9), adjust numerous shooting settings, and more.

Firmware update brings Pixel Shift and bird detection to Nikon Z8

Nikon announced firmware version 2.0 for its Z8 mirrorless camera. The update adds support for Pixel Shift shooting, bird detection, and an Auto Capture function that takes a photo when specified criteria are met.

Hasselblad 907X / CFV 100C sample gallery

We borrowed Hasselblad's new 100MP CFV medium format camera back and a couple of XCD lenses to capture the first sun of the year in Seattle.

OM System announces 150-600mm F5.0-6.3 super telephoto zoom

Alongside the launch of the new OM-1 II, OM System is also announcing two lenses, a 150-600mm F5.0-6.3 and a reissue of one of Olympus's first Micro Four Thirds lenses, the 9-18mm F4.0-5.6, with an updated body.

Hasselblad CFV 100C delivers modern medium format with classic style

Hasselblad has announced the CFV 100C, a 100MP version of its medium format back. The 100C features phase detect AF and face detection when used with the 907X camera and XCD lenses.

Fujifilm to sponsor World Press Photo contest, provide GFX prize packages

Fujifilm will provide GFX100 II and accessories as prizes and support for ten workshops during World Press Photo's global exhibitions in 2024.

Apple Vision Pro now available for preorder

Apple's $3,499 "spatial computer" is now officially available for preorder, with orders shipping on February 2nd alongside in-store availability.

Sony is bringing shutter angle to the FX3 and FX30 (eventually)

Sony is bringing a shutter angle setting to its two more affordable alpha-branded Cinema Line cameras, the FX3 and FX30, with a firmware update. Just don't expect it to roll out until later this year.

DJI's new Mic 2 wireless microphone comes with Bluetooth, 32-bit float backup recordings and a dial

DJI just released the Mic 2, the follow-up to its first wireless microphone system. Here's what you need to know.

Tenba Axis V2 18L backpack review: Fully functional, but lacking in features and flair

Tenba knows how to make a bag, and the Axis V2 18L is no exception. But this chunky yet competent backpack doesn't have a killer feature or look that makes it stand out from some pretty tough competition.

The crucial camera news from CES 2024 (so far)

The Consumer Electronics Tradeshow of 2024 is kicking off, and while we don't expect any huge camera announcements, there are plenty of other bits and bobs of interest to the photographically inclined. Here are all the most important announcements, awards and releases (so far).

Panasonic announces Lumix S 100mm F2.8 macro lens, ultra compact and more than just a macro

In conjunction with CES 2024, Panasonic has announced the Lumix S 100mm F2.8 Macro lens for full-frame L-mount bodies. Panasonic is calling it "the world’s smallest and lightest medium-telephoto fixed focal length macro lens," and it aims to act as a macro and medium telephoto lens with equal aplomb.

Year in review: Cameras released in 2023

There were 21 major camera releases in 2023. Here's a roundup of all of them.

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DJI Brings 8K/75p performance to the Ronin 4D with the Zenmuse X9-8K camera

When DJI announced its extremely innovative Ronin 4D camera and stabilizer combo in 2021, one thing was missing. Maximum quality, 8K/75fps recording, would require the Zenmuse X9-8K module, but only the 6K option was available at launch. Now, two years later, the big boy is here.

Panasonic to add Raw video output to G9 II

Panasonic has announced a forthcoming firmware update for the Lumix DC-G9 Mark II will add Raw video HDMI output.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year People’s Choice shortlist announced

Images of lions and bears are among 25 wildlife images in the running for the annual award, which is open for public voting until January 31, 2024.

What Sony's gridline update tells us about the future of cameras

Sony's gridline update adds up to four customizable grids to which users can add color codes and apply transparency masks. It also raises questions about the future of cameras and what it means for feature updates.

iPhone 15 Plus sample gallery: Does resolution compensate for fewer photo options?

At last, people who don’t want to pay a premium for Apple’s Pro models can capture high-resolution 24MP and 48MP photos using the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus. Is the lack of a dedicated telephoto lens or the ability to capture Raw images worth the savings for photographers?

Sony completes second round of AP testing of C2PA in-camera authenticity technology

Sony, the Associated Press and 'Photo Mechanic' maker Camera Bits have run a month-long field-test to evaluate capture authentication and a subsequent workflow.

Five key points you need to know about the Sony a9 III

The Sony a9 III is heralded as a revolutionary camera, but is all the hype warranted? DPReview's Richard Butler and Dale Baskin break down what's actually new and worth paying attention to.

Sigma releases 70-200mm DG DN OS: internal zoom tele lens for mirrorless

Sigma has formally launched its promised 70-200mm F2.8 DG DN OS, an internal zoom covering the classic portraits-to-sports range.

Ricoh announces Pentax WG-90, a take-anywhere rugged compact camera

Ricoh has announced the Pentax WG-90, a re-branded version of its WG-80 rugged, waterproof camera.

Sony announces a9 III: World's first full-frame global shutter camera

Sony has announced the a9 III: the first full-frame camera to use a global shutter sensor. This gives it the ability to shoot at up to 120 fps with flash sync up to 1/80,000 sec and zero rolling shutter.

Slideshow: Photography Hall of Fame awards four women 2023 honors

Today the International Photography Hall of Fame will induct three women and award one more in their 2023 ceremony. Here are their photos and stories.

Canon announces the RF 24-105mm F2.8 L IS USM Z fast, flexible photo and video zoom

Canon has announced a new RF 24-105mm F2.8 zoom lens, extending the range for fast mid-range zooms from 70mm to 105mm. Its hybrid design also means it includes a feature not seen on an RF lens before: a manual aperture ring.

Canon announces RF 200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM super-telephoto zoom lens

Canon has announced the RF 200-800mm F6.3-9 IS USM lens, a super-telephoto zoom designed to be lightweight, easy to handhold and accessible to users on a budget. It's also compatible with Canon's RF 1.4x and 2x teleconverters.

Canon announces the RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM, an ultra-wide zoom for APS-C cameras

Canon has announced the RF-S 10-18mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM, a wide-angle zoom lens delivering a full-frame equivalent of 16-29mm on Canon's RF-mount APS-C cameras.

Sigma teases its upcoming sports focused 70-200mm F2.8 for L-mount and E-mount

Sigma has shared teasers on its social media pages for the 70-200mm F2.8 DG DN OS lens it recently announced. The lens will be available for L-mount and E-mount bodies and is being marketed as a sports lens.

Apple announces refreshed 14-inch, 16-inch MacBook Pros and iMac with next-generation M3 chips

Apple unveils the new M3 family of chips, upgrades the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros and the 24-inch iMac (finally).

Slideshow: Winners of the 2023 Nikon Small World photomicroscopy competition

Photos of small objects can have a huge impact! Browse through the winners of this year's Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition.

Leica announces M11-P with Content Authenticity Initiative metadata recording

Leica has announced the M11-P, a low-key version of its 60MP full-frame rangefinder. In addition to the standard no-red-dot 'P' modifications, it becomes the first camera to store cryptographically-signed authenticity metadata in its files.

Leica announces Summicron-M 28mm F2 ASPH, a bright compact wide for daily use

The Summicron-M 28mm F2 ASPH is an update to Leica's previous lens with the same name. It has a new body design and an integrated lens hood and hits store in November.

Panasonic releases Lumix S5 II and S5 IIX firmware with handheld high res and more

The compact Lumix full-frame cameras get a big new feature from the latest firmware upgrade.

Slideshow: CEWE Photo Award 2023 winners highlight how "our world is beautiful"

CEWE, one of Europe's leading photo printing providers, announced the winners of its annual CEWE Photo Awards contest, which drew over 500,000 submissions from 147 countries. View the winners of the contest's ten categories.

Canon Japan formally discontinues the last EOS-M cameras, saying goodbye to EF-M

Canon Japan shows all EOS M cameras as discontinued models, formally bringing the end of the EF-M system, after eleven years.

Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements 2024: Here's what's new

Adobe just announced the latest version of its consumer-friendly Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements 2024. The updates address ease of use and a streamlined workflow. Plus, there's no subscription. Both applications are available as perpetual licenses

Leica delivers SL 14-24mm F2.8 and SL 21mm F2 to add ultra wideangle options to L-mount

Leica has announced the Super Vario Elmarit SL 14-24mm F2.8 ASPH and Super Apo Summicron SL 21mm F2, adding two ultra-wideangle lenses for the L-mount.

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