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  • Olympus Pen-F Review
  • ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 Announced
  • Hasselblad Announces the H6D
  • Portland, OR – April 26, 2016 – ON1, Inc. today announced ON1 Photo RAW, the first all-new RAW processor and non-destructive photo editor to be released in more than a decade. With modern code optimized for today’s super-megapixel cameras and high-performance computer graphics systems, Photo RAW will be the...

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  • The Olympus Pen-F is the latest iteration in the venerable line of PEN cameras. Like all of the PENs of recent vintage, this one is a digital Micro Four-Thirds camera. Unlike the PENs of recent vintage, this one has a built-in viewfinder (FINALLY) and a very sexy retro inspired...

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  • OBERKOCHEN/Germany, 14/04/2016. The ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 expands the Batis range of lenses with a super wide-angle lens. For the Sony Alpha system with E-mount, the new lens, which features a diagonal angular field of 99 degrees, is currently the shortest full-frame fixed focal length with autofocus. The new ZEISS...

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  • 75 years at the forefront of imagery, Hasselblad continues to innovate Hasselblad began its journey when founder, Victor Hasselblad, refused to simply copy an aerial surveillance camera at the request of the Swedish government who asked him if he had the skills to produce a camera identical to one...

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ON1 Announces ON1 Photo RAW

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April 27, 2016
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Portland, OR – April 26, 2016 – ON1, Inc. today announced ON1 Photo RAW, the first all-new RAW processor and non-destructive photo editor to be released in more than a decade. With modern code optimized for today’s super-megapixel cameras and high-performance computer graphics systems, Photo RAW will be the world’s fastest, most flexible, and...
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Olympus Pen-F Review

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April 16, 2016
Olympus Pen-F Review

The Olympus Pen-F is the latest iteration in the venerable line of PEN cameras. Like all of the PENs of recent vintage, this one is a digital Micro Four-Thirds camera. Unlike the PENs of recent vintage, this one has a built-in viewfinder (FINALLY) and a very sexy retro inspired design (think the digital love...
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ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 Announced

April 14, 2016
ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 Announced

OBERKOCHEN/Germany, 14/04/2016. The ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 expands the Batis range of lenses with a super wide-angle lens. For the Sony Alpha system with E-mount, the new lens, which features a diagonal angular field of 99 degrees, is currently the shortest full-frame fixed focal length with autofocus. The new ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 with innovative OLED...
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Hasselblad Announces the H6D

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April 7, 2016
Hasselblad Announces the H6D

75 years at the forefront of imagery, Hasselblad continues to innovate Hasselblad began its journey when founder, Victor Hasselblad, refused to simply copy an aerial surveillance camera at the request of the Swedish government who asked him if he had the skills to produce a camera identical to one that had been captured. He...
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Flashpoint Auto Lightstand Review

Flashpoint Auto Lightstand Review

As photographers begin to expand their horizons artistically, they will come to a point that studio lighting becomes a part of their workflow. (OK, birders, sport/street shooters, and photojournalists can go read something else) Studio light kits are a great way to start, but unless you drop some rather large coin for them, corners...

Think Tank Photo Unveils Two New Bags

Think Tank Photo Unveils Two New Bags

Our friends at Think Tank Photo just released the largest photo lighting rolling bag ever and have added a new size and color to their popular Retrospective shoulder bag series.   The Production Manager 50 is a monster, designed to hold C-stands, multiple flash heads, power packs, monoblocks, softboxes, and light-stands.  What it used...

Phase One Releases Capture One Pro 9.1

Phase One Releases Capture One Pro 9.1

COPENHAGEN, March 17, 2016 — Phase One, the world’s leading medium format camera system and professional imaging software provider today released Capture One Pro 9.1. Focus for this release has been the fashion and still life photographer segment, with special attention to the demands of fast-paced work environments. Known by professionals for its excellent...

Capture One Pro 9 Review

Capture One Pro 9 Review

Once upon a time, there was a Danish company that decided to make medium format digital cameras. This company was made up of hard working engineers who wanted to make the best medium format digital camera in the world. To this end, the engineers strived for perfection in all of their endeavors. But the...

Micro Four Thirds vs. Medium Format – The Definitive Answer

Micro Four Thirds vs. Medium Format – The Definitive Answer

The OnlinePhotograper reports on the status of Micro Four Thirds vs. Medium Format in terms of image quality. In an interview with long-time photography professional Ctein, OnlinePhotographer asked “when will Micro Four Thirds images exceed the quality of Medium Format?” Ctein’s response: “-6 years.”   “Image quality is a multidimensional thing, some of which...

TextNut Markdown Editor Mini Review

TextNut Markdown Editor Mini Review

In trying to keep my blog well-fed, I am always on the prowl for better methods to efficiently create posts. Sure, I can do it with the built-in editor in WordPress, but sometimes the WP-editor tries too hard and doesn’t make it easy to write. Recently I got hooked on Markdown and its simple...

What Hath Sigma Wrought?

What Hath Sigma Wrought?

What Hath Sigma Wrought? On February 22, 2016, Sigma Photo of Japan formally announced their entry into the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera market. They introduced not one, but two camera models: the SD Quattro and the SD Quattro H. Not only did they introduce two mirrorless camera models, they introduced an entire camera system...

And now For Something Completely Different…

And now For Something Completely Different…

And now For Something Completely Different… Sigma Announces the sd Quattro and sd Quattro H mirrorless cameras KANAGAWA, JAPAN — February 23, 2016 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading camera, DSLR lens, flash and accessories manufacturer, today announced the new high-performance, compact Sigma sd Quattro and Sigma sd Quattro H mirrorless camera systems...

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens

Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens Combining outstanding optical performance and compact design, the new affordable Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens brings immense value to mirrorless cameras. Boasting superior image quality with F1.4 brightness, the versatile lens covers a wide range of photo and video capture scenarios, delighting users with its...

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Return to Olympus

Those of you who have followed my blog, know of my long quest to find the best mirrorless camera for travel photography and everyday carry. This has been a very long process spanning many years and I have pretty much done this out-of-pocket. My travels included many parts of the United States and Europe....


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