Canon Intros Three RF Lenses: 100mm F/2.8 Macro, 400mm F/2.8 and 600mm F/4

New RF lenses designed to pair with forthcoming Canon R3 camera
Photo of the Canon RF600mm
Canon introduced three new RF lenses this morning: the Canon RF100mm F2.8 L Macro IS USM, RF400mm F2.8 L IS USM and RF600mm F4 L IS USM. The Canon lens announcement coincided with news the company is developing a new pro full-frame mirrorless camera called the EOS R3. Here’s a rundown of what we know about the new RF lenses, which are designed... Read more

Canon Says New Pro Full-Frame EOS R3 Coming Soon

New mirrorless camera will have an integrated vertical grip and a back-illuminated stacked CMOS sensor
Photo of Canon EOS R3
In a development announcement this morning, Canon said a new “high-performance professional camera” called the Canon EOS R3 “is on its way.” The new Canon EOS R3 will be a full-frame mirrorless camera with a back-illuminated stacked CMOS sensor developed by Canon and an integrated vertical grip design. The Canon R3 will sit above... Read more

Sigma Unveils Compact 61MP fp L Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera & EVF-11 Electronic Viewfinder

The new fp L is "the world's smallest and lightest 61-megapixel full-frame mirrorless camera," according to Sigma
Photo of Sigma fp L camera
Sigma just announced the Sigma fp L, which the company calls the “world’s smallest and lightest 61-megapixel full-frame mirrorless camera.” The new Sigma fp L is the follow-up to the 24.6MP Sigma fp from 2019 and features the same svelte design and dimensions, making this new model a coat-pocket-friendly interchangeable lens camera... Read more
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Sony Intros Trio of Affordable Full-Frame Lenses: FE 24mm F2.8 G, FE 40mm F2.5 G & FE 50mm F2.5 G

Compact, similarly sized lenses go on sale in May 2021 for $599
Photo of three new Sony prime lenses
Sony just introduced three new budget-friendly and compact prime lenses in the company’s FE full-frame lens mount: the FE 24mm F2.8 G, FE 40mm F2.5 G, and the FE 50mm F2.5 G lenses. All three lenses are approximately the same small size – 2.68 inches in diameter x 1.77 inches long – and will retail for $599 a piece when they go on sale in... Read more

Sony Intros Compact, Lightweight and Fast Sony FE 50mm F1.2 G Master Lens

New prime lens for Sony's full-frame Alpha cameras goes on sale in May 2021 for $2000
Photo of Sony FE 50mm F1.2 GM
Sony just announced the new Sony FE 50mm F1.2 GM (G Master), a compact and relatively lightweight prime lens designed to offer excellent resolution and contrast even when shot wide open at f/1.2. The Sony FE 50mm F1.2 GM (model SEL50F12GM) pairs with Sony full-frame Alpha series cameras such as the recently introduced Sony Alpha a1 flagship model. “The... Read more

Introducing Image Creators Network

New website features latest articles from Digital Photo Pro, Digital Photo, Outdoor Photographer, Imaging Resource, and HDVideoPro.
Screenshot for Image Creators Network
We’re excited to announce that Madavor Media, publisher of Digital Photo Pro, has just launched Image Creators Network, a new website that connects you to the latest trends and technology in the art of imaging. At Image Creators Network, you’ll find the latest articles from Digital Photo Pro, as well as our sister publications... Read more

Nikon Announces Development of New Nikon Z 9 Flagship Full-Frame Camera

Top-of-the-line mirrorless camera will be released in 2021
Photo of Nikon Z9 camera
Nikon has made it official: the company announced it is developing a new flagship full-frame camera that will be called the Nikon Z 9. The new Nikon Z 9 will be released this year though no official launch date or pricing have been revealed. Other details on the forthcoming Z 9 were scant in Nikon’s press announcement about the new camera last... Read more

Good News Nikon Photographers: Nikon Executive Says New Flagship Camera Expected This Year

Nikon's Keiji Oishi tells photography site that new Z-series mirrorless camera "is being developed with the goal of surpassing the D6"
Nikon Z-series camera promo
This year has seen the announcement of a new flagship professional camera from Sony, the Alpha a1, along with the introduction of the 102MP Fujifilm GFX 100S medium format camera. Meanwhile, rumors abound that Canon might be releasing its own top-of-the-line mirrorless camera soon. The only major photo manufacturer that’s been relatively quiet... Read more

Nikon Releases Free NX STUDIO Software for Viewing, Processing and Editing Photos and Video

New all-in-one software is designed to be a Lightroom-like program for Nikon users
Control point screenshot for NX Studio
In a surprise announcement, Nikon just released free new all-in-one imaging software called NX STUDIO that’s designed to let you view, process and edit still images and video. While NX STUDIO works with JPEG and Tiff image files, the only Raw photos it’s compatible with are Nikon’s .NEF files. (You knew there had to be some sort of... Read more

Sigma Announces Compact and Lightweight 28-70mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens

New Sigma lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras goes on sale in March 2021 for $899
Photo of Sigma 28-70 lens
Sigma just unveiled the new Sigma 28-70mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Sigma 28-70mm F2.8 DG DN will be available in Sony E-Mount and L-Mount for L-mount cameras from Sigma, Leica, and Panasonic. The lens goes on sale in mid-March 2021 for $899. Here are some highlights about... Read more