Monthly Archives: August 2012

SmugMug Doubles Prices for Pro Photographers

August 31, 2012
SmugMug Doubles Prices for Pro Photographers

In an email (and blog post) sent out to all users today, SmugMug co-founder and President Chris MacAskill announced that the price of Pro accounts will increase to $300/yr for Pro Business accounts. Current Pro users can renew for a token $50 off. Citing increasing storage costs, the Heroes of SmugMug have split Pro...
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Sony Announces the NEX-5R with Built-in WiFi and Apps

August 29, 2012
Sony Announces the NEX-5R with Built-in WiFi and Apps

Sony today announced the NEX-5R digital camera at IFA in Berlin. The latest member of the NEX family retains the 1.5x crop of its predecessors but adds phase detection cells to the main sensor, built-in WiFi, and downloadable camera apps to extend the functionality of the camera even after purchase. The NEX-5R brings Sony...
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Adobe posts Lightroom 4.2 and Camera Raw 7.2 Release Candidates

August 27, 2012
Adobe posts Lightroom 4.2 and Camera Raw 7.2 Release Candidates

Adobe has posted the release candidates for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.2 and Adobe Camera Raw 7.2. Release Candidates are not yet final products that have been thoroughly tested. This version of Lightroom addresses several bug fixes and adds support for the following cameras: Canon EOS 650D / Rebel T4i Canon EOS M Fuji FinePix...
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FUJIFILM X-E1 Leaked

August 24, 2012
FUJIFILM X-E1 Leaked

Images of the upcoming Fujifilm X-E1 interchangeable lens mirror less camera were leaked on the japanese camera blog digicame-info.com. Fuji’s new camera looks to be a smaller brother of the X-Pro1 and lacks the former’s hybrid OVF/EVF in favor of a pure EVF. The camera uses the same X-mount and has a standard hotshoe...
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Fotodiox Introduces WonderPana Filter System for Super Wide Angle and Ultra Wide Angle Lenses

August 23, 2012
Fotodiox Introduces WonderPana Filter System for Super Wide Angle and Ultra Wide Angle Lenses

Fotodiox recently introduced a professional filter system for super wide-angle and ultra wide-angle lens systems called WonderPana. Super wide and ultra wide lenses are always problematic regarding filters and other accessories that would normally be mounted on the front of the lens due to protruding front lens elements. With the WonderPana Filter System, SWA...
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