Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hands on with the Leica X Vario

June 12, 2013
Hands on with the Leica X Vario

Leica unveiled the mysterious “Mini M” it had been hinting at on its Facebook page. Rumor sites pegged it as larger version of the X 2 with a non-removable zoom lens. The funny thing was that when the specs were leaked no one believed them. I was told that all Leica dealers would have...
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Apple Gives a Sneak Peek of the All New Mac Pro

June 11, 2013
Apple Gives a Sneak Peek of the All New Mac Pro

No, this is not some sort of bizarre humidifier being sold at Touch of Modern or Fab.com. This is the all-new Apple Mac Pro. Gone is the tired “cheese grater”. Gone is the tower of power. Gone is the burly, brushed aluminum case that gave many a PC user pause. Gone, but not forgotten....
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PhaseOne CaptureOne Pro 7 Sale

June 8, 2013
PhaseOne CaptureOne Pro 7 Sale

Phase One has begun its campaign to topple Adobe and Apple from the top of the RAW converter dog pile.  COPENHAGEN, June 8, 2013 — Phase One, the world’s leader in open-platform, medium format camera systems and solutions, today took another step in its campaign to ease the process for photographers transitioning from other...
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DxO Updates Software Lineup – No X-Trans Support Yet

June 5, 2013
DxO Updates Software Lineup – No X-Trans Support Yet

DxO Labs has released the latest version of their RAW image converter DxO Optics Pro v8.2 and their film emulation software Film Pack 4. Various camera/lens combinations were added as is usual, but the hoped-for inclusion of Fuji cameras based on the X-Trans sensor were conspicuously absent. I contacted DxO to ask them about...
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