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      February 2017 news and reviews

      February 28
      Nikon D3400 and D5600 firmware updates now available

      Nikon has released firmware updates for the Nikon D3400 and the Nikon D5600, both of which should improve stability of SnapBridge with iOS. Read more

      Hasselblad to introduce 120mm macro for the X1D with three more lenses to follow

      Hasselblad plans to introduce four new lenses over the next twelve months for its X1D mirrorless model: a 22mm wide-angle, 65mm moderate wide, 120mm macro and the system’s first zoom – a 35-75mm. Read more

      Sony FE 85mm F1.8 sample gallery and first impressions

      Sony's newly released FE 85mm F1.8 brings short telephoto shooting down to a relatively affordable price point for alpha users. It shows off some impressive sharpness wide open, but there's a lot more to this lens than just sharpness. Check out our extensive real world samples gallery. Read more

      Ricoh R Development Kit 360 degree camera will be available for pre-order in May

      Ricoh has announced the pre-order process for its Ricoh R Developer Kit and included full specs and pricing information. 

      CP+ 2017 Canon interview: 'We want to be number one in the overall ILC market'

      We had a chance to catch up with Canon at CP+ in Japan, to discuss the company's current state of affairs as well as plans for the future. Read more

       

      Opinion: Nikon's 'back to basics' approach is a no-brainer

      In its first public statement to the Japanese press since the DL-line cancellation, Nikon states that it will be focusing on medium-and-high end DSLR cameras, lenses and mirrorless cameras. To that, we say: it's about darn time. Read more 

      Godox's Witstro Pocket Flash AD200 is a pocket-sized powerhouse

      Godox's Witstro AD200 speedlight is seriously small, offers wireless support with Godox's 2.4G X system and 200Ws output. Read more

      Sigma 14mm F1.8 DG HSM Art pre-production sample gallery

      Sigma's 14mm F1.8 Art is best described as incredibly wide and extremely fast. It's got the low light shooters on staff excited, so we jumped all over the chance to take a pre-production lens out for a spin at CP+ 2017. See gallery

      The Porsche Design Book One is a MacBook Pro competitor in a convertible form factor

      Minimalist design and high-end components make the Porsche Design Book One a direct rival to Apple's MacBook Pro and other premium laptops. Read more

      WPO releases short listed winners for Sony World Photography Awards

      The World Photography Organisation has announced the shortlisted photographers for the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards. The WPO says that it received 227,596 images in total across categories for amateurs, professionals and students. Read more

      February 27
      These are the four cameras that won Oscars in 2017

      Before things got really confusing at the 89th Academy Awards last night, we got an overview of the Oscars given out earlier in the month at the Scientific and Technical Awards including four cinema cameras that helped usher in the digital era. Read more

      CamFi wireless camera controller now supports Sony digital cameras

      CamFi, a wireless camera controller, now supports Sony cameras like the a7R II and a6300. Read more

      OPPO announces dual-cam 5x optical zoom technology for smartphones

      OPPO has presented an innovative approach to zooming on smartphone cameras that uses a prism and dual-lenses that are arranged at an angle to each other.

      Sony Xperia XZ Premium features 960 fps slow-motion and 4K display

      The latest Sony high-end smartphones use the company's new 3-layer stacked image sensor for extremely fast readout-times.

      CP+ 2017 - Sigma interview: 'We’ve learned that some customers require exceptional lens performance'

      Sigma released four lenses at this year's CP+ in Yokohama. We're at the show, where we made time to sit down with Kazuto Yamaki, CEO of Sigma, to find our more about the new products. Read our interview

      CP+ 2017: HandeVision shows off prime lenses for mirrorless and Leica M

      Originally announced in late 2015, German-Chinese company HandeVision's collection of prime lenses is on display at this year's CP+ tradeshow in Yokohama, Japan. Read more

      February 26
      Samsung Galaxy Book takes on Microsoft Surface and Huawei Matebook

      The Samsung Galaxy Book is an Intel-powered Windows 10 PC in a tablet form factor.

      Huawei announces P10 and P10 Plus with 'Leica-style' portrait mode

      The Huawei P10 comes with the same camera specs as the Mate 9 but introduces a new and advanced portrait mode that combines fake bokeh and illumination effects.

      Lenovo Moto G5 Plus camera first impressions review

      The Moto G5 Plus comes with improved build quality and camera specs that are, apart from optical image stabilization, very similar to the much more expensive Samsung Galaxy S7. 

      LG G6 comes with dual-cam and 18:9 FullVision display

      The LG G6 comes with an improved version of the G5's dual-cam and introduces the 18:9 display format to smartphones. 

      Things we found at CP+ 2017 which had been cut in half

      The CP+ show in Yokohama is a great place to touch and try the latest cameras and lenses, but we've come to enjoy it for another reason, too. Click through for an annual tradition. Read more

      Photographer Edin Chavez shares his favorite Miami Beach photo spots

      Come for the neon and palm trees, stay for the classic sunset view from a... Best Buy parking garage deck? These and other insider tips from pro photographer Edin Chavez await. Read more

      CP+ 2017: Updated Fujifilm GFX 50S sample gallery

      We're in Yokohama Japan, where we've just added 25 images to our gallery of samples from Fujifilm's new GFX 50S medium-format 50MP camera. We'll be adding to this gallery over the next few days. See gallery

      Gallery update: getting vertical with the Nikon 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR

      We tossed Nikon's new 70-20mm F2.8 workhorse on a D5 and sat on the sidelines for a University of Washington vs Arizona State NCAA basketball game. It proved to be an impressive combo, to say the least. See gallery

      February 25
      EHang uses 1000 GhostDrone 2.0 drones for massive light show in China

      Just a few days after Intel wowed audiences with a 300-drone aerial light show at the Super Bowl, Chinese drone company EHang raised the bar with a 1000-drone light show for audiences in China. Read more

      Lensrentals and the mysterious case of the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM

      When the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM didn't test as well as expected, Roger Cicala and crew jumped on an opportunity to crack one open and see what was going on inside. Read more

      Delkin introduces USB 3.0 multi-slot card reader that includes CFast port

      Delkin's new DDreader-48 uses a USB 3.0 interface and can facilitate data rates of up to 500MB/s with CFast 2.0, SD UHS-ll and microSD UHS-l memory cards. Read more

      CP+ 2017: Special enough for you? Nikon shows off 100th Anniversary D5 and D500

      Nikon is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and as part of the celebrations, the company has unveiled special editions of its professional D5 and D500, alongside the 'holy trinity' of F2.8 zooms. Feast your eyes

      February 24
      UHS-III SD card interface capable of 624MB/s bursts announced

      The SD Card Association has announced the UHS-III standard that allows for maximum data rates twice as fast as the current UHS-II interface. The new interface will allow cards to transfer data at up to 624MB/s and will be used in both SD and Micro SD cards. Read more

      Uno II interchangeable camera backpack has four swappable interior panels

      Bag maker NIID has launched a Kickstarter campaign in hopes of funding the Uno II, a backpack geared toward photographers and other creatives. Read more

      Kamerar Lens Zoom Kit for iPhone 7 Plus review

      The Kamerar Zoom Lens Kit for the iPhone 7 Plus combines easy operation and decent image quality with an affordable price point. Read more

      CP+ 2017 - Fujifilm Interview: 'We hope that the GFX will change how people view medium format'

      We're at the CP+ 2017 show, in Yokohama Japan where Fujifilm is preparing to ship its long-awaited medium format GFX 50S. We sat down with three Fujifilm executives to learn more about the GFX, and future plans for the GX and X mount product lines. Read more

      CP+ 2017: Hands-on with new Voigtländer E-mount primes

      Voigtländer announced three new lenses at this year's CP+ show in Yokohama, for the Sony E Mount. We're at the show, and we made our way to the Voigtländer booth earlier to take a closer look. Read more

      Get your pictures in front of a NASA photo editor by entering Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017

      The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 competition is set to open next week, offering space photographers the chance to have their work judged by a picture editor from NASA as well as to win the top prize of £10,000. Read more

      CP+ 2017: You want a Fujifilm GFX 50S (and we have the shots to prove it)

      We're at the CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan, where Fujifilm's GFX 50S medium-format 50MP camera has found its way into our hands. Take a look at some of the first shots from this groundbreaking new system. See gallery

      CP+ 2017: Ricoh teases upcoming D FA* 50mm F1.4

      Ricoh has added two prime lenses to its full-frame lens lineup for the Pentax K-1: the forthcoming D FA* 50mm F1.4 and 85mm F1.4. Although details are scant, we did sneak a peek at the 50mm, on the show floor. Read more

      February 23
      Fujifilm updates X-mount lens roadmap

      Fujifilm's creation of cine lenses and a medium-format system doesn't mean it's forgotten its stills-shooting X-mount audience. The company has announced an updated lens roadmap, adding an ultra-wide zoom and a telephoto prime lens, both due in 2018. Read more

      Cosina announces development of three Voigtländer E-mount lenses

      Cosina has announced the development of three Voigtlander prime lenses for Sony E-mount: the MACRO APO-LANTHAR 65mm F2 Aspherical, the Classic Nokton 35mm F1.4, and NOKTON 40mm F1.2 Aspherical. Read more

      StyleShoots Live robotic photography studio uses AI to shoot and process photos

      A new robotic 'smart studio' device aims to increase brands' photography efficiency and productivity by replacing, to a certain degree, professional human photographers with artificial intelligence and a robotic camera/lighting system. Read more

      Huawei announces Honor VR 360-degree camera

      At an event in Beijing Huawei has announced the release of a clip-on 360-degree camera for smartphones that will be developed by Insta360 and marketed under Huawei's sub-brand Honor. Read more

      Ricoh announces development of Pentax 50mm F1.4, adds lenses to K-mount roadmap

      Ricoh is displaying a prototype version of a new Pentax 50mm F1.4 for K-mount at CP+ 2017, and has also added an 85mm F1.4 and an unspecified telephoto zoom to its roadmap. Read more

      Buyer's Guide: Canon EOS Rebel T7i (800D) vs EOS 77D vs EOS 80D

      Canon just announced the EOS Rebel T7i (800D) and EOS 77D, adding two new choices to its already confusing lineup. In this article we'll break down what separates the T7i, 77D and the existing EOS 80D – and which is the best one for your needs. Read more

      CP+ 2017: Hands-on with Sigma's newest lenses

      Sigma announced a whopping four new lenses just prior to CP+ 2017. As soon as the show opened to the press, we headed straight to the Sigma booth for some hands on time. Read more

      Throwback Thursday: the Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L

      This week the Sigma 'Art' line gained a lens seemingly everyone had been asking for: a 24-70mm F2.8 zoom, which nowadays seems like a required lens for many professional shooters. Today we go back to where it all began: Canon's 24-70mm F2.8L. Read more

      Instagram carousel-style posts are finally here for everyone

      A feature previously reserved for advertisers, slideshow-style posts with multiple images are finally coming to regular schmoes like us. Read more

      February 22
      Catch them all: high resolution poster shows every Pentax SLR ever produced

      Ricoh has released two posters charting the history of Pentax cameras, both in downloadable high-resolution PDF formats. Read more

      This CMOS sensor with 3D-printed microlenses is designed to mimic predator vision

      Using 3D printing to create ultra-precise micro-lenses directly on a CMOS sensor might one day help drones see the way eagles and other predators do. Read more

      World’s fastest SD cards hit 299MB/s write-speed according to Sony

      Sony’s announced a new SF-G line of SD memory cards that they claim is the world’s fastest, with read and write rates around 300MB/s and capacities from 32GB to 128GB. How'd they do it? Among other things, a new algorithm. Read more

      Leica SL Review
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      The Leica SL is the company's first DSLR-style full-frame digital camera, aimed squarely at professionals and amateurs alike so long as their pockets are sufficiently deep. Does its rock-solid build translate into rock-solid performance? Find out in our full review. Read more

      Mesmerizing video shows every New York Times front page since 1852

      Or, a visual history of the rise of photography's widespread adoption in 55 seconds flat. Read more

      Luuv video camera stabilizers finally make it to the market

      Three years after launching its Indiegogo funding campaign, German startup Luuv has announced it is ready to begin sales of its video camera stabilization devices. The company has serviced all its backers and is now selling its solidLuuv, ultraLuuv Action and Action Gimbal to the public. Read more

      Fujinon MK18-55 T2.9 cine lens: First impressions and shooting experience

      The Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cinema lens is the first in Fujifilm’s new MK line of Super 35 cine lenses. We took it for a spin on a video shoot about rock climbing and discovered there's a lot to like. Read more

      First Look: Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cine lens

      The new Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cine lens is the first of the company's new line of 'MK' series Fujinon lenses aimed at the 'emerging production' market. What sets this lens apart from a standard photo lens? Let's take a look. Read more

      Fujifilm launches MK series of cinema lenses with 18-55mm T2.9 and 50-135mm T2.9

      Fujifilm has announced a pair of 'MK' cinema lenses for Sony's E-mount, with a 18-55mm T2.9 launching next month, followed by a 50-135mm T2.9 coming this summer. Read more

      February 21
      ADOX is doubling the size of its film production plant in Germany

      Film producer ADOX is doubling the size of its facility that produces photographic chemicals, film and papers, according to a blog post from the company. Read more

      iPhone 8 front camera rumored to capture 3D images

      According to an analyst report, the upcoming iPhone flagship model will come with a technology that combines 2D images captured by the front camera with depth data from an infrared module to record 3D information. Read more

      Women Photograph is a directory of female photographers

      Daniella Zalcman was tired of hearing photo editors say they don't know where to find women photographers, so she created Women Photograph – an online directory of female photographers. Read more

      2016 Challenge of Challenges winners announced

      The votes have been tallied and we have a winner! DPR member cand1d's image of a glowing sunset in Bagan, Myanmar takes top honors in the 2016 Challenge of Challenges competition. Read more

      Neural network converts Game Boy Camera images into color photos

      A research engineer has used neural networks to produce photorealistic images from low-res, monochrome Game Boy Camera photos. Read more

      Sigma announces 14mm F1.8, 24-70mm F2.8 and 135mm F1.8 Art lenses

      Sigma has released a trio of its high-end 'Art' lenses: a 14mm F1.8, optically stabilized 24-70mm F2.8 and a 135mm F1.8. All three lenses will be available for full-frame Canon, Nikon and Sigma bodies. Read more

      Sigma Announces 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM lens

      Sigma has announced the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM, a relatively compact and lightweight stabilized super-telephoto lens that promises the performance of brighter 100-400s, but in a smaller package. Read more

      February 20
      Fotodiox Pro launches five GFX lens adapters

      Fotodiox Pro has launched five new lens mount adapters for the forthcoming Fujifilm GFX medium-format system. Read more

      Irix introduces super wide-angle 11mm for full-frame DSLRs

      New optics manufacturer Irix has announced a second extreme wide-angle lens for full-frame DSLR users that will join its existing 15mm F2.4. The new lens is a manual focus 11mm F4 which will come in two versions, Blackstone and Firefly, like the company’s first lens. Read more

      OPPO to announce 5x zoom smartphone technology at MWC

      Smartphone maker OPPO has sent out a teaser email, suggesting it will launch a smartphone camera with 5x zoom at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week. Read more

      Nikon PC Nikkor 19mm F4E sample gallery

      The Nikon 19mm F4 is a wide-angle tilt-shift, or as Nikon calls it, Perspective Control lens with the ability to independently rotate the direction of tilt or shift. It's an ideal tool for keeping those parallel lines straight when working with architecture or interiors. See gallery

      First look video: YI 4K+ action camera shoots 4K/60p and stabilized 4K/30p

      The newest action camera from YI technology shoots 4K/60p, offers electronically stabilized 4K/30p and features the best user interface of any action camera on the market. See video

      February 19
      2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year: winning photos announced

      The results from the 2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year competition are in and to say that we're impressed is an understatement. Read more

      Photography fundamentals explained

      Want to brush up on some basic concepts? Our technical explainer articles now live in one easy-to-bookmark place. Learn more

      February 18
      The good, the bad and the ugly of aerial photography - part 4: technique

      Landscape shooter Erez Marom's series on aerial photography continues with some advice to help you get the shot once you're in the air. Read more

      Yongnuo YN 85mm F1.8 lens now available

      Yongnuo has launched its budget-friendly 85mm F1.8 for EF mount, which closely resembles Canon's own 85mm F1.8. Read more

      February 17
      iPhone 8 expected to replace Touch ID with 3D facial recognition

      Apple's upcoming iPhone could do away with the Touch ID fingerprint reader and introduce 3D-facial recognition with a front-facing laser scanner as a security feature to Apple smartphones. Read more

      Metropolitan Museum adds 375,000 scans of artwork to public domain

      Hundreds of thousands of scanned artwork and photos are now available under public domain license thanks to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Read more

      Sony FE 100mm F2.8 STF bokeh demystified

      Sony has published a video demonstrating the principles behind its apodization filter on its new STF 100mm F2.8 GM OSS lens, explaining how it creates very smooth bokeh both in front of, and behind, the focus plane. Have a watch and read our analysis of this feature, and our initial impressions of this phenomenal new lens for E-mount. Read more

      Leica SL gallery update

      We've been spending a lot of time around town with our Leica SL review sample, from sunsets to portraits to dimly lit concerts. We've even thrown an adapted lens on for good measure. Take a look at how it's performed. Read more

      Silkypix Development Studio Pro8 released with new clarity slider and B&W controls

      A new version of Silkypix Development Studio Pro adds a clarity slider, controls for monochrome conversions and a dedicated correction tool for underwater photos. Read more

      Crash drones over and over again with Microsoft's open source simulator

      Microsoft has released a free, open source simulator to help engineers test – and yes, repeatedly crash – drones in a photo-realistic environment. Read more

      February 16
      Archos to make Kodak-branded Android tablets

      Kodak and French electronics maker Archos have announced that the latter will launch a line of Kodak-branded tablets. Read more

      Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR sample gallery

      With a weather-resistant metal housing, the Fujifilm 23mm F2 R WR is right at home on the X-T2. We braved both some rare Seattle snowfall and rare Seattle sunfall to snag some sample images from Fuji's robust 35mm equiv. prime. It even rained babies. Sometimes we get lucky. See gallery

      Throwback Thursday: the Nikon D80

      We missed the Nikon D80's tenth birthday last September, so we're doing right by making it our choice for this week's Throwback Thursday. Incidentally, it was also staffer Carey Rose's first 'serious' camera. Read more

      Extremely dramatic video touts Canon's CMOS technology

      Canon's CMOS sensors are capable of capturing some amazing low light video footage, but this new video showcasing the technology... maybe takes it all a bit too seriously. See video

      February 15
      Leica tweaks handling of its new M10 with firmware 1.3.4.0

      Leica has introduced new firmware for its latest M series digital rangefinder that aims to improve a number of aspects of the camera’s handling and operation. Read more

      Canon EOS-1D X Mark II firmware updated to version 1.1.3

      Canon has released new firmware for its EOS-1D X Mark II professional DSLR, which improves USB communication, increases the maximum shutter release cycles number and, of course, fixes miscellaneous bugs. Read more

      Don't forget: Challenge of Challenges 2016 voting closes Friday

      Don't miss your chance to help crown the winner of the ultimate DPReview challenge. Read more

      Hands-on with the Canon EOS 77D

      The new Canon EOS 77D slots in-between the Rebel line and the EOS 80D, and incorporates a lot of the same features as that camera at a lower price-point. We recently had access to a 77D and took a closer look. Read more

      Hands-on with the Canon EOS Rebel T7i / EOS 800D

      The Canon EOS Rebel T7i (800D in some regions) replaces the T6i at the entry-level end of the company's DSLR lineup. The T7i is designed to be as small and portable as possible, while still packing a fairly impressive feature set. Read on

      Canon debuts EOS M6 mirrorless with optional EVF

      The replacement for the entry-level EOS M3 is here and it's essentially an EOS M5 in a smaller package with no built-in EVF. Read more

      New Canon EOS 77D sits between Rebel T7i and EOS 80D

      Canon has just announced the EOS 77D, which is positioned between the company's established Rebel line and the higher-end 80D. It comes with a 24.2MP sensor with Dual Pixel AF, a Digic 7 processor, and it weighs in at just over a pound. Read more

      Canon EOS Rebel T7i / 800D bring Dual Pixel AF to entry-level series

      Canon is taking the wraps off its latest entry-level DSLR, the EOS Rebel T7i. It offers a 24MP sensor with Dual Pixel AF for live view shooting, as well as a 45-point all-cross-type AF system for viewfinder shooting. Read more

      Canon announces Bluetooth remote and 20% smaller EF-S 18-55mm F4-5.6 kit zoom

      Canon has announced a new, smaller (but slower) 18-55mm kit zoom and its first-ever Bluetooth-enabled remote for the EOS 77D and Rebel T7i / EOS 800D. Read more

      February 14
      Picture of Russian ambassador’s assassin wins World Press Photo award

      The 60th World Press Photo award has been won by a Turkish photographer for the controversial image of the direct aftermath of the assassination of the country’s Russian ambassador. Warning: graphic image Read more

      RawTherapee 5.0 released with new tools, faster performance and bug fixes

      Free raw photo-processing application RawTherapee has been updated to version 5.0, adding numerous features including support for both grayscale TIFF and JPEG along with 'over two years worth' of improvements, including cleaner code, unspecified bug fixes, and faster speeds. Read more

      Fancy is a pocketable smartphone gimbal

      Chinese company WeWow is running an Indiegogo campaign to fund the production of the currently smallest and lightest smartphone stabilizer. Read more

      February 13
      Apple files patent application for optimization of focus stacks

      Technology described in an Apple patent application could help speed up the focus stacking process and generate more precise depth maps for portrait modes and similar features. Read more

      Phase One and LogicKeyboard launch special Mac keyboard for Capture One Pro 10

      Phase One has teamed up with LogicKeyboard to launch a special keyboard designed specifically for the macOS version of its Capture One Pro software. Read more

      Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 sample footage

      With access to a pair of production-ready Lumix GH5 cameras running near-final firmware, we headed to a local whiskey distillery to put them to the test. Read more

      Sony SLT a99 II Review

      The Sony Alpha 99 II is a 42MP full-frame addition to the company's A-mount range of cameras. It uses a semi-transparent mirror to enable full-time secondary-sensor autofocus in conjunction with on-sensor phase detection. We're taking a look through that particular looking glass. Read more

      Nikon cancels DL compact series citing high development costs

      Nikon has officially put an end to the DL series. Announced just under a year ago, the three DL compacts would have had 1" sensors, and were originally set to ship in June 2016. Read more

      February 12
      OnePlus 3T camera review

      The OnePlus 3T offers all-around top-specs and snappy performance. While the camera performance can't quite match the best in class, it is still very good, making the 3T one of the best value propositions in the market. Read more

      February 11
      The people and the sights of WPPI 2017

      This year's Wedding and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) conference and expo featured workshops from industry-leading photographers, some unexpected new gear releases and plenty of fun, unique, and sometimes downright weird photo-related products. Read more

      Think Tank launches Signature series of soft shoulder bags

      Camera bag manufacturer Think Tank has announced a new range of shoulder bags designed to look good as well as protect your equipment. Read more

      Prime or zoom? LensRentals investigates

      In the latest LensRentals blog post, Roger Cicala writes about a phrase he hears a lot: 'This zoom is just as good as a prime.' Find out why it sets his teeth on edge. Read more

      February 10
      Study: people don't actually like looking at selfies

      A research study finds that a majority of smartphone users enjoys taking selfies, but very few people like looking at others' selfies. Read more

      Pixlplay turns a smartphone into a big, durable 'camera' for kids

      Pixlplay is a durable smartphone case shaped like a classic 35mm film camera. With moveable dials and knobs, it aims to teach kids about photography while keeping your phone intact. Read more

      Canon EF 70-300mm F4-5.6 IS II USM sample gallery update

      We've updated our Canon EF 70-300mm F4-5.6 IS II USM gallery with a selection of samples taken with the EOS 80D. Read more

      This camera is made of 32,000 drinking straws

      The Straw Camera is an unusual analog camera. The product of a collaboration between photographers Michael Farrell and Cliff Haynes, it's made out of ordinary drinking straws. Read more

      Video overview: Sony's FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM and FE 85mm F1.8

      Get a closer look at some of the headline features of Sony's newest FE lenses in our video overview from the show floor at WPPI. See video

      February 9
      Panasonic's new organic CMOS sensor won't be in your next camera but it's cool anyway

      Panasonic's latest organic CMOS chip can capture visible and near-infrared light at the same time without sacrificing resolution. Read more

      Panasonic cuts stabilizer hum in Lumix G80/85 and GX80/85 with firmware update

      Panasonic has released new firmware for its Lumix G80/81/85 and GX80/GX85 camera models that eliminates the whirring noise caused by the in-body stabilization system while in stand-by mode. Read more

      'Film Dating' online quiz offers film recommendations based on your tastes

      Is 'Which Disney Princess Are You?' not your style? Well, here's an online quiz you might actually be into: it provides film stock suggestions based on the user’s personal preferences. Read more

      Throwback Thursday: Minolta's prosumer DiMAGE 7

      In this week's Throwback Thursday we take a look at the Minolta DiMAGE 7, a $1500 prosumer camera with an unconventional design, a long lens and tons of direct controls. Read on

      Flat metalenses now work with a range of colors

      Harvard researchers have made advancements in development of a flat lens known as a metalens – for the first time, it can work with a continuous range of colors rather than one at a time. Read more

      Hands on with Tamron 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 'G2' zooms

      Tamron announced two updates to zoom lenses at this year's WPPI show in Las Vegas - the full-frame SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD G2 and the APS-C format 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD. And we got our hands on them. Read more

      Blackmagic Web Presenter makes it easy to use any camera for live webcasting

      Blackmagic Design has announced the Web Presenter, a device designed to connect any camera to your computer for use with live streaming platforms such as Facebook Live, Skype or Periscope. Read more

      February 8
      Google AI adds detail to low-resolution images

      A new system by Google based on neural networking is capable of adding detail to very low-resolution images. Read more

      Hands-on with Sony 100mm F2.8 STF G Master and FE 85mm F1.8 lenses

      Sony announced a pair of short telephoto prime lenses at this year's WPPI show in Las Vegas – the FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS and the FE 85mm F1.8. We just got some hands-on time with them. Read more

      Westcott introduces one-of-a-kind Omega 360, a 15-in-1 reflector

      Photography lighting accessory company Westcott has introduced a new Omega reflector product, the 15-in-1 Omega Reflector 360. Unlike the previous Omega reflector, this model offers 15 different usage scenarios, a world’s first according to Westcott. Read more

      Has a new champion been crowned? Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art lens review

      The Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art has been the talk of the portrait shooter town as of late, and for good reason since many testers have shown it to be the sharpest 85mm lens ever made. With that said, does it really live up to the hype? Read more

      Moment rolls out Kickstarter for redesigned lens and new cases for iPhone 7 / 7 Plus

      Moment is introducing two iPhone 7 / 7 Plus cases via Kickstarter: a battery case with two-stage shutter and a standard case. Both are compatible with a new wide-angle attachment lens designed specially for the 7 and 7 Plus. Read more

      February 7
      Manfrotto introduces Xume magnetic holder system to make switching filters easier

      Accessory manufacturer Manfrotto has launched a new filter suite that features a magnetic adapter and filter holders that it says make fitting and removing filters quicker and easier. Read more

      Panasonic Lumix GH5 shipments may be delayed due to high number of pre-orders

      Customers waiting for a Panasonic GH5 may see a slight delay in delivery, according to a statement issued by the company. Read more

      Sony shows off 3-layer stacked smartphone image sensor that can shoot 1000 fps at 1080p

      Sony's latest image sensor development uses a 3-layer structure and a DRAM buffer for extremely fast read-out speeds and reduced rolling shutter 'Jello-effect.' Read more

      Sony announces 100mm F2.8 STF G Master and FE 85mm F1.8 lenses

      Sony has taken the wraps off of two full-frame new mid-telephoto prime lenses The 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS uses an 'apodization' (APD) element for smooth bokeh while the 85mm F1.8 is a compact, weather-sealed portrait lens. Read more

      Sony announces compact HVL-F45RM radio-controlled flash

      Sony has added a compact, radio-controlled flash to its lineup. The HVL-F45RM has a guide number of 45m, an intuitive interface and weather-sealing. Read more

      February 6
      Tamron announces 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 updates

      The Tamron 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD G2 improves on its predecessor with faster AF and better stabilization, and the 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD adds stabilization to the company's wide-angle zoom for APS-C. Read more

      Super Bowl Halftime lit up by choreographed drone show

      Intel's Shooting Star Drones made an impressive television debut last night as the fleet of dancing drones ushered Lady Gaga onto the stage. Read more

      Samyang launches XEEN 20mm T1.9 video-cine lens

      Samyang has announced its newest cine lens, the XEEN 20mm T1.9. It goes on sale globally at the beginning of March. Read more

      Leica Summilux-SL 50mm F1.4 sample gallery

      Leica's fast, normal prime for its full-frame SL system went on sale late last year. Prepared for some heavy lifting, we've spent some time taking it around town. See gallery

      Gallery update: shooting basketball with the Sony a99 II

      We brought Sony's new beast of a sports photography camera, the a99 II, to a Division 1 NCAA basketball game to see what it's capable of. See gallery

      February 5
      Incredible images from DJI's SkyPixel 2016 aerial photography competition

      SkyPixel, DJI's online aerial photo sharing platform, has shared the winners and standout entries of its 2016 photo competition. See gallery

      February 4
      All dressed up: the photography of Emily Dickey and Dustin LeFevre

      In addition to traditional landscapes, Emily Dickey and Dustin LeFevre photograph self portraits in formalwear at the remote locations they seek out. Read more

      This video is great reminder why you should follow posted signs in National Parks

      The lava flow at 61G Ocean Entry is impressive, but mother nature just issued a subtle reminder why photographers should always stay in designated viewing areas. Read more

      February 3
      Sony image sensor sales increase, camera and Xperia sales drop

      Sony's quarterly results show an increase in image sensor sales, but smartphone and digital cameras sales have both decreased. Read more

      Despite recent stumbles, GoPro still plans to release HERO6 this year

      Despite recent troubles with its HERO5 action-cam and Karma drone, GoPro is still on track to release the Hero6 in 2017. Read more

      Grab a free copy of DxO OpticsPro 9 while you can

      DxO is running a promotion through February giving away free licenses for OpticsPro 9, an older version of its Raw processing software. Read more

      Capture One Pro 10.0.2 update adds new camera and lens support

      Phase One's latest update for its Capture One Pro 10 software fixes a handful of bugs and adds support for more cameras and lenses. Read more

      Nikon D5600 sample gallery

      New to the US (but not to the rest of the world), the Nikon D5600 builds on the strengths of its mid-range predecessor. We've got one on hand – and some samples to share. See gallery

      Creative Cloud subscribers in the UK and Sweden can expect price hikes starting next month

      Citing 'fluctuating foreign exchange rates', Adobe has notified Creative Cloud subscribers in the UK and Sweden that they can expect increased fees. Read more

      February 2
      COOPH reveals new leather accessory collection

      Photography accessory and apparel maker COOPH has launched its latest collection of leather accessories, consisting of a camera strap, memory card holder and wrist strap. Read more

      FILM Ferrania P30 black and white film will get a limited 'ALPHA' release

      FILM Ferrania has announced the ‘rebirth’ of its P30 black and white film, which will be made available soon as a limited 'ALPHA' edition. Read more

      Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art DxO results: a new king is crowned

      DxO just published its test results for the Nikon mount Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM A, and they're impressive to say the very least. Read more

      First samples from the new Nikon 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR

      The NIKKOR 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR sample gallery is Nikon's latest, greatest telezoom workhorse. And so far, we're very impressed. See gallery

      Throwback Thursday: doing the twist with the Nikon Coolpix 950

      One of the most-anticipated cameras of 1999 was the Nikon Coolpix 950. With its unique design, relatively fast lens and 2.1MP CCD, it was the camera to beat. Take a look back in this week's Throwback Thursday. Read more

      Stunning time-lapse captures the seasons of Norway

      The footage captured in this time-lapse shot in Norway is absolutely captivating. Morten Rustad travelled some 20,000km to put it together and it was certainly worth the effort. Read more

      Studying high-res satellite images on your lunch break can help uncover new archaeology sites

      GlobalXplorer is an online program that puts ordinary citizens to work identifying new archaeological sites by looking at satellite images – no PhD required. Read more

      Priceless memories come at a price with Lexar's new $1700 512GB CFast card

      Memory manufacturer Lexar has announced it will double the capacity of its 3500x CFast memory card this quarter taking the storage capability to a massive 512GB – and it will cost an equally impressive $1700/£1733. Read more

      February 1
      Adorama introduces Canon RT radio controlled TTL studio head and hotshoe flash

      Adorama has announced a new line of monoblock studio heads that work directly with Canon’s RT radio TTL flash system. The company claims that the Orlit Rovelight RT 610 TTL Wireless Monolight, with its RT system built-in, is the first of its kind. Read more

      Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 teardown reveals what makes the camera tick

      The folks at All About Circuits have published a quick teardown of the Fujifilm Instax Mini 8, revealing the inner workings of the instant camera. Read more

      GoPro Karma drone goes back up for sale with battery latch fix

      GoPro's Karma drone is back on the market with a re-designed battery latch – a fix that GoPro claims will solve the power loss issue some owners experienced. Read more

      Apple emphasizes iPhone 7 low light capabilities in "One Night" ad campaign

      A group of photographers captured life around them on the night of November 5th, 2016 with the iPhone 7. The results are now shown off in a a new Apple ad campaign. Read more

      Digital camera inventors awarded with Queen Elizabeth Prize

      Four key scientists in the development of digital imaging technology are sharing one of the most prestigious prizes in engineering. Read more

      Exclusive interview: Olympus R&D on continued E-M1 Mark II development

      Olympus recently detailed for us some updates it's working on for its flagship OM-D E-M1 II, as well as some surprising insights about its current headline capabilities. Read more

      This instant camera is made almost entirely of cardboard

      A Ukrainian startup is looking to fund mass production of Jollylook, a camera made mostly of cardboard and paper that accepts Fujifilm Instax mini cartridges. Read more

      Challenge of Challenges 2016: pick your favorite DPR challenge winner

      We've picked some of our favorite images from last year's DPReview challenge winners – and now it's your turn. Read more

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