Tips to Upgrade Your Optics

With prices coming down on handheld thermal-imaging cameras, even budget-minded sailors might consider adding these valuable safety tools to their sea bags.Continue reading

The AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G Would be Appreciated by All Photographers

Weatherproof and shockproof for the cliffs, the sea and the tundra, the tough-as-nails COOLPIX W300 goes where other cameras fear to tread. Bring its 5x optical zoom lens into water as deep as 30m while SCUBA diving, or record a midwinter time-lapse in temperatures as low as -10°C. It’s also constructed to shrug off a drop from 2.4m high. $499.95 MSRP*Continue reading

Catching Up in the Megapixel Count

The camera megapixel race is dead as most flagships have scaled back and instead chosen to race with wider apertures and secondary snappers. But mid-range and entry-level phones have been catching up in the megapixel count, pushing the average higher and higher.Continue reading

Profoto’s First-ever On-camera Flash

Profoto has just announced the A1, the lighting brand’s first-ever on-camera flash. It’s also what the company calls “the world’s smallest studio light.” “Our focus with the A1 was to create a flash that delivers a truly high quality of light, which is why it features a round head which delivers light that’s both natural and beautiful with a pleasing soft-smooth fall-off, that blends seamlessly with the ambient light,” Profoto says.Continue reading

iPhone 8 and its 12-megapixel Camera

This year, Apple broke from tradition and introduced two totally new iPhones: the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X. What’s up with that? As cool as the iPhone X looks, the iPhone 8 is still a fantastic device.Continue reading

A Great Technique for Those Dabbling in Artificial Lighting

Multi-light setups can be tricky to master, but they also offer a remarkable amount of control and creative possibilities. This helpful tutorial will walk you through one such setup with its take on a classic lighting setup, showing how each light contributes to the final image and how you can replicate it yourself.Continue reading

A New Smartphone with 5-megapixel Self-portrait Camera

Panasonic has launched the P99 smartphone in India which adds up to the P series of smartphones from the brand. The smartphone has been priced at Rs. 7,490 which will be available across several Panasonic brand stores and offline retailers across the country.Continue reading

Practicing Macro Photography

Turkish photographer Can Tunçer has been practicing macro photography for about 7 years, and recently turned his lenses onto a new subject—peacock feathers. Using three different lenses at 10x, 5x, and 3.7x magnification, he explores the colorful beauty of these incredible feathers, which have inspired artists and designers for centuries.Continue reading

Purchasing the Polaroid Flexible LED Lighting Panel

Polaroid today announced the Polaroid flexible LED lighting panel, a lightweight, bendable light source for photographers and videographers. Measuring at 12×12” and just 16mm wide, the the super slim Polaroid flexible LED panel mat weighs a mere one pound, making it easy to arrange and mold the light into your ideal position.Continue reading

Mermaids For Change Photoshoots Involve Children

With lower-income school systems experiencing cuts and defunding of their ocean education and field trip programs, the next generation needs outside help when it comes to learning what they can do to protect our oceans. Fortunately for said school systems, Mermaids For Change — an organization dedicated to teaching kids about ocean conservation — is stepping up to the plate.Continue reading