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Sigma Ships 14mm F1.8 DG HSM And 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Art Lenses

Pricing also has been announced for the lenses, members of the company’s renowned Global Vision series

New G3 Camera Harness Series From Cotton Carrier

The line features an improved ergonomic design for hands-free photography, with added comfort, easy access to gear and secure camera storage

Retrofit Quick Release Plug Adapter From ProMediaGear

The Arca-type adapter converts camera straps easily, so photographers can move quickly from shooting handheld to working with a tripod and ballhead strap-free

Digital Photo Pro On The Road: Testing Gear In Utah

Our editor is attending PressCamp, a five-day outdoor media summit held in Park City, an opportunity to get hands-on with a variety of gear, from cameras to lenses to tripods and more

Gitzo Celebrates 100th Anniversary With Two Limited-Edition Travel Tripods

The 100-Year Anniversary Edition and the Arséne Gitzhoven Traveler Tripod are available now in 1917 and 100 pieces, respectively, worldwide

Explore Europeana Photography

The photographic archive—with a searchable database of more than 2.3 million items from European collections—is part of the Europeana Collections website

OWC Introduces SMART Alec Disk Utility For Mac

Available now in a free Beta, the tool is designed to predict drive failures; a Windows version is in development

Nikon Releases 100th Anniversary Gear

The commemorative and special collection products will be available for order through August 31, 2017

Premiere Pro 11.1.2 Available Now

Adobe’s update includes support for 10-bit formats of the Panasonic LUMIX GH5, plus important performance enhancements and bug fixes

Business

8K Video Ushers In New Still Photo Era

With the world of 4K barely established, the video and cinema markets are boldly headed toward 8K, and some companies, like RED, have already arrived
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Byron’s Blog: It’s Spring, And Copper River Salmon Has Arrived

With the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, capturing the arrival of the first Copper River salmon on an Alaska Airlines cargo plane and the ritual filleting by local chefs in a cook-off

Gear and Reviews

Sigma 100-400mm lens

Sigma 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | C — First Hands-On Test

A first look at the new lightweight, affordable super-zoom
WD My Cloud service

Taking Your Photos With You

Moving images and videos from location to studio or client can seem daunting, but technology is here to help
MindShift FirstLight backpacks

MindShift Gear FirstLight 30L Hands-On Review

The outdoor enthusiast-friendly FirstLight is a perfect choice for the photographer on the go
Apple iMac Pro

iMac Pro, New iMacs And MacBook Pro Target Photo And Video Markets

Updates to the existing lineup and a preview of the iMac Pro renew Apple’s commitment to pros

Technique

Cooke Optics UK Factory Tour

How to get the Cooke Look

Self-Assigned Challenge: Cine Lenses

Manufacturers are responding to ever more capable cameras with cinema lenses, and Byron tries out two of them

Self-Assigned Shoot—Vegas In Black & White

Why the Leica M Monochrom has this photographer reacquainting himself with black-and-white photography

Telling A Story With Environmental Portraiture

On assignment with Jim Cornfield, as he uses a subject’s history to tell the story of an honored vet and the airplane that saved his life

Adjustments With A Restrained Hand

Faithfully and creatively reproducing your images with careful post-production techniques can yield huge dividends

Byron’s Blog: Self-Assigned Shoot—Urban Geometries

Using shapes, lines, colors, tones and lighting to create visually interesting and painterly photos of the city
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