Articles tagged "gear"

The gear that got away: reader responses

Intrigue, unlikely reunions, tragic endings – our readers' stories of the gear they sold and wish they hadn't include all the makings of a summer blockbuster.

The one that got away: the gear we sold – and now regret letting go of

Misery loves company, so we're sharing stories of cameras and lenses we sold and now regret letting go of – and inviting you to do the same.

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so special to Editor Dan Bracaglia is its ability to connect him back to the childhood curiosity and excitement that originally made him fall in love with photography.

The gear that changed my (photographic) life: reader responses part 2

We're continuing to highlight our favorite reader responses to the question "What piece of gear made the biggest impact on your photography?" Answers this time ranged from books to mentors to classic film cameras and beyond.

You can now operate all of Edelkrone's motorized gear with its new 'Controller'

The controller runs off two 'AAA' batteries and can remotely control Edelkrone's line of dollies, heads, jibs and sliders from up to 25m (82ft) away.

The gear that changed my (photographic) life: reader responses

As we've been sharing stories of the gear that made the biggest difference to our photography, DPR readers have been responding with theirs. Here are some of our favorite responses so far.

DPReview TV: The gear that changed my life

We all have some piece of photo gear that changed the way we work. In this video, DPReview TV host Chris Niccolls tells us what product rocked his world. The answer may surprise you.

Photography deals, discounts and freebies for making the most of being stuck inside

As stay-at-home orders continue to increase, we've rounded up a few deals on gear, courses, webinars and more from around the photography community.

Roger Cicala breaks down the do's (and don'ts) of cleaning your camera gear and workspace

Lensrentals founder and owner, Roger Cicala, has shared a post explaining what you should (and shouldn't) be doing to keep yourself and your gear as clean as possible amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Spider Holster launches updated Hand Strap and Lens Collar Plate, as well as two new products

Spider Holster has launched four new products, including two updated versions of existing gear, that make life easier for photographers.

Video: Billie Eilish parody music video 'Gear Guy' is made for filmmakers and photographers

Ring in the new year with a laugh thanks to this parody music video that pokes fun at photographers who might just suffer from Gear Acquisition Syndrome, less affectionately referred to as G.A.S.

Lensrentals breaks down its most-rented photo and video gear of 2019

As has become a year-end tradition, Lensrentals has shared the details of what brands, mounts, cameras, lenses and accessories it's rented out throughout 2019.

Our recommendations: essential gear for your winter photo adventures

Planning to do any outdoor photography this winter? Here are some products you might want to take with you.

2019 Black Friday and Cyber Monday camera gear deals

We've rounded up some of the best deals on cameras, lenses and accessories from around the web.

Peer-to-peer rental platform KitSplit launches comprehensive owner's guarantee

Expanded insurance coverage now also includes theft by the renter, in addition to previous coverage which included damage, loss and theft from the renter.

Video: 20 minutes of ASMR binaural sounds for photographers

Jared Polin of FroKnowsPhoto has shared a new video with the self-explanatory title ‘ASMR Photography.’

Thieves steal more than $50,000 in equipment from camera store in less than a minute

The four thieves made off with more than $50,000 in cameras and accessories from Hunt's Photo and Video in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Tenba launches new Ridged Lens Capsule line, two new Gear Pouches

Tenba has unveiled a collection of products to help keep lenses, cables, batteries and more safe and organized when traveling and shooting.

Gear Offer is an online marketplace for buying and selling used camera gear

Gear Offer is an online marketplace for selling and buying used camera gear with fees lower than both Amazon and eBay.

Over $200K in Leica gear stolen from Scottish camera store Ffordes

More than $200,000 in camera gear was stolen from Ffordes camera shop located in northern Scotland. Ffordes is asking anyone with information to come forward in an effort to retrieve the stolen equipment.

Video: 5 DIY photography storage 'hacks'

Ted Forbes of The Art of Photography breaks down five 'hacks' for organizing your camera equipment.

Nikon dominates World Press Photo 2018 camera breakdown

If you look at the cameras used to shoot the winning photos in the prestigious World Press Photo 2018 competition, you'll see that DSLRs dominated over mirrorless, and Nikon dominated over everyone.