Entaniya 250 MFT Fisheye Lens Features 250-Degree FOV

Entaniya's Mico Four Third lens comes in three varieties that all have 250-degree fields of view.
Entaniya 250 MFT Fisheye Lenses
Japanese manufacturer, Entapano, is more known for their VR lens accessories, but their newest lenses are Entaniya 250 MFT Fisheye Lenses for micro four thirds cameras. What’s interesting about their new Entaniya Fisheye 250 MFT lenses is their huge field of view. The field of view size is quite impressive and Entapano isn’t getting too... Read more

Hasselblad Adds Local Highlight Recovery With Phocus 3.1

With the latest iteration of their Phocus software, Hasselblad is adding Keystone Perspective and Highlight Recovery
Phocus 3.1
Hasselblad has released their latest version of the company’s Phocus software, which is designed for editing images from Hasselblad H and X series cameras and the CFV digital back. Phocus 3.1 adds a number of new features including a new perspective control pallet that allows for both X- and Y-axis against grd-pattern guide lines. It’s a... Read more

Leica Updates 1955 Summaron 2.8cm F5.6 Lens

The original 1955 Summaron 2.8cm F5.6 lens was an L-Mount, the modern version will fit Leica M cameras
Summaron 2.8cm F5.6
Leica is updating one of their classic ultra compact lens, the Summaron 25cm f/5.6 lens, which was originally a screw mount lens for L-mount Leica cameras in 1955. With the refresh, Leica is updating one of their most compact wide-angle lenses ever made for the Leica M-system. The new lens, dubbed the Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 keeps the compact construction... Read more

MacPhun Announces Luminar Editing App For Macs

The new Luminar app is an all-in-one photo editing program designed for Macs
On the Macphun blog, the software developer announced a new application for Mac computers, Luminar. Luminar is a photo editor that is designed to be customizable so photographers of any editing skill level can make it as simple or granular as they’d like. It includes a number of tools including native RAW processing, photo filter sets, presets,... Read more

Sigma Announces Release Date, Pricing For Cine Lenses

Two of Sigma's announced five Cine Lenses will be available starting in December for $3,999. Both the lenses are High Speed Zooms.
Sigma Cine Lens
In September, Sigma introduced their Cine Lenses at the IBC tradeshow in Amsterdam. The Sigma Cine Lens line is Sigma’s first foray into the cinematic lens world. At the time, Sigma didn’t have any release dates or prices for their new line. However, with PhotoPlus Expo starting in New York this week, Sigma announced pricing and release... Read more

Nikon Announces Two Pro-Grade FX-Format Nikkor Lenses

The new lenses include an updated 70-200mm lens and a new Gold Ring Series PC 19mm tilt-shift lens that is the widest in Nikon's Nikkor lineup.
Ahead of the PhotoPlus Expo, happening in New York this weekend, Nikon announced two new FX-format Nikkor lenses. The first is an upgrade of their Nikkor 70-200mm. The AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR sports has been completely redesigned and features an updated optical formula. The formula consists of six ED elements, one Fluorite element, a high... Read more

EIZO Announces Two New ColorEdge Monitors

The new CG2730 and CS2730 are both 27-inches and feature 2560 x 1440 resolution
This week is the start of the PhotoPlus Expo in New York. Display manufacturer, EIZO, announced today that during the tradeshow they’ll be showing off two new color ColorEdge color management monitors. The monitors are the CG2730 and the CS2730. Both are 27-inches and feature a 2560 x 1440 resolution. According to EIZO, these new monitors are... Read more

Leica And ONA Team Up To Create Luxury Camera Bags

Leica and ONA are teaming to release a series of bags called ONA FOR LEICA exclusively for Leica cameras.
Leica and camera bag maker, ONA, are teaming up for an exclusive of bags. The collection called “ONA FOR LEICA”, consists of six different bags. The options range from a basic shoulder bag to an insert that turns most any bag into a camera bag. The bags are the “The Bowery for Leica”, “The Prince Street for Leica”,... Read more

BenQ Announces The SW320, A 32-inch 4K UHD Monitor

The new BenQ SW320 monitor will debut at PhotoPlus in New York. The new display features 4K capabilities and a high dynamic range.
BenQ SW320
Next week, the PhotoPlus Expo will get started (we’ll be there!), but some early news has already slipped out ahead of the show. BenQ, which manufacturers monitors and displays will be debuting their new SW320 monitor, a 32-inch 4K High Dynamic Range display. BenQ didn’t release too many technical specifications for this monitor, but we... Read more

Leica Releases Ping Pong Inspired M-P Grip

The new Leica M-P "Grip" was designed in a partnership with German artist and photographer Rolf Sachs
Leica M-P Grip
Leica truly appears to be having fun with the various options they’ve created for the M-P Typ 240 camera. Released in 2012, the Typ 240 has had a number of special editions including recent ones like the M-P Titan and M-P Edition Safari, or Leica’s ala carte options for building your own Typ 240. The latest option is the M-P “Grip”,... Read more

Last Weeks To Enter HIPA 2016 Photo Competition

The deadline for entering the HIPA Competition ends on October 31
HIPA 2016
While recently created, the Hamdan International Photography Award has quickly grown to be one of the most prestigious photo competitions in the world. Last year, over 5,000 photographers submitted images to in the hopes of gaining recognition and winning the large cash prizes. The prize pool for HIPA 2016 totals $423,000. The first place winner takes... Read more

Ansel Adams Arca-Swiss 4×5 Camera Up For Auction

Used by Adams and his assistant Liliane de Cock, the Arca-Swiss camera is up for auction with bids starting at $35,000
The auction house, Heritage Auction, has put Ansel Adams 4×5 Arca-Swiss monorail camera up for auction. According to Heritage, this camera is the first camera used by Adams to ever come up for auction. The lot includes more than just Adams’ camera. It will also come with three lenses, extra bag bellows, a pair of Graflex graphic film pack... Read more