Monthly Archives: April 2014

Lomography Introduces the Russar+ Lens

April 19, 2014
Lomography Introduces the Russar+ Lens

Celebrating a ground-breaking optical design: The New Russar+ is a rebirth of the Russar MR-2 lens, which was masterminded by and named after M. M. Rusinov, the father of all modern super-wide-angle lens design. Due to its fantastic optics, near-perfect distortion control and illumination, the Russar+ offers stronger technical performance than comparable lenses on...
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Ricoh Imaging Unveils the Pentax 645Z Medium Format DSLR

April 15, 2014
Ricoh Imaging Unveils the Pentax 645Z Medium Format DSLR

DENVER, CO, April 14, 2014 – It is not often that a camera can be referred to as a game-changer. One that can provide photographers with the tools that not only enrich their craft but are capable of producing images so distinct they are easily set apart from the competition.  Today, Ricoh Imaging Americas...
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Mavericks Slow SMB Transfer Issue

April 8, 2014
Mavericks Slow SMB Transfer Issue

As part of my workflow, I use Photo Mechanic 5 to import the images from my memory cards into my Mac Pro. As part of the ingestion process, I have PM5 make a backup copy of all incoming files on my Thecus NAS. Everything was hunky-dory until the most recent update to Mavericks (10.9.2)...
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