Feb 032016
Phase One Introduces A-series 100MP Camera

Phase One Introduces the A-series 100MP Camera System COPENHAGEN, February 3, 2016 – Phase One today introduced the A-series IQ3 100MP medium format camera system. In collaboration with ALPA, Phase One is pleased to offer this highly-integrated and specialty calibrated, precision camera system – one created to meet the needs of the world’s most demanding […]

Jan 282016
Has Olympus Resurrected Victorian Design Principles?

Has Olympus Resurrected Victorian Design Principles with the Pen-F? An exercise in the use of the word “however”. One of the hallmarks of the Victorian Era was the “Aesthetic Movement”. The term “Aesthetic Movement” refers to the introduction of principles that emphasized art in the production of furniture, metalwork, ceramics, stained glass, textiles, wallpapers, and […]

Jan 272016
Olympus Announces the Digital PEN-F

Olympus Announces the Digital Pen-F CENTER VALLEY, Pa., January 27, 2016 — Olympus is pleased to announce the PEN-F, a compact system camera created by fusing cutting-edge digital technology with craftsmanship handed down from 80 years of Olympus camera manufacturing. As the digital update of the original PEN-F, the world’s first half-frame SLR, the new […]

Dec 092015
Alien Skin Introduces Exposure X

Raleigh, NC (December 8, 2015) – Alien Skin Software today introduced Exposure® X for OS X® and Windows®, a digital imaging app that helps photographers quickly organize, edit, and enhance their photos. Exposure X streamlines routine tasks and gives photographers a rich set of software tools for developing beautiful photos. Creative Looks Exposure X imparts […]

Dec 042015
Leica SL Hands-On

Leica SL Hands-On On November 18, 2015, I was invited to Leica Store Miami to get a hands-on session with newly released Leica SL. The Leica SL is the first full-frame, mirrorless system camera from Leica. Aimed at professional photographers, the camera sports a lot of very interesting features. But will it make professional shooters […]

Dec 022015
Phase One Acquires Mamiya

COPENHAGEN, December 2, 2015 – Phase One, A/S, the leading provider of open-platform, high-end camera systems and solutions, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Mamiya Digital Imaging Company, Ltd (MDI) and has appointed Makoto Honda as the new president of Phase One Japan. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Mamiya has […]

Nov 302015
Capture One Pro 9 Released

Capture One Pro 9 Released COPENHAGEN, November 30, 2015 – Phase One, creator of the world’s finest open-platform, high-end camera systems and professional imaging software, today released Capture One Pro 9. Known for its outstanding tethered capture capability, high-quality raw conversion, and precision image editing tools, Capture One Pro is already considered by 100,000 of […]

Jun 112015
Leica Unveils the Q

Leica Camera AG, Wetzlar, presents the first of a new line of digital compact cameras. With a full-frame sensor and a particularly high-speed, classic focal length prime lens, the Leica Q stands out due to its fast and intuitive handling. Its Leica Summilux 28 mm f/1.7 ASPH. lens makes it ideal for available light situations […]

May 182015
Arte Di Mano Case for Leica M240 + Grip

OK, if I ever win the lottery, I am buying a Leica M240 kit that looks like this except in silver:   That’s a Leica M240 + Multifunction Grip in an Arte Di Mano leather half-case that covers the whole shebang. Such decadence! Since money is no object in this little fantasy, I might drop […]

Mar 032015
Konost to Release Digital Rangefinder Camera in 2016

US company Konost has secured funding to develop an all new digital rangefinder camera that sports the Leica M-mount. The Konost FF will be even more minimalist than the Leica M8 yet sports a hybrid optical VF + electronic focusing system that is mechanically coupled to M-mount lenses. Sounds like what Leica should have done with […]

Feb 042015

February 4, 2015 – RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD. is pleased to announce the exhibition of a reference product – a digital SLR camera currently under development. The product will be displayed at “CP+” one of the largest and most comprehensive camera and imaging shows in Asia, from February 12-15, 2015 at the PACIFICO Yokohama Convention […]

Jan 092015
Hasselblad Appoints New CEO

Hasselblad Group has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.Perry Oosting – an established member of the Hasselblad Supervisory Board – takes the helm following the completion of former CEO Ian Rawcliffe’s interim CEO assignment. Mr Oosting brings over 25 years of experience in brand, product, marketing and sales-management to […]

Dec 042014

PHASE ONE PHOTO CONTEST ASKS:SHOW US YOUR IDEA OF “WHAT THE WORLD’S BEST IS MADE OF” Winner gets the use of a Phase One IQ250 camera system for one month COPENHAGEN, December 5, 2014 — Phase One has launched a photo contest that asks entrants to submit one photo illustrating their concept: “What the world’s […]