Live: GoPro Global Launch Event

Big news is brewing at the camera maker, as it gets ready to announce new products. Watch the event live now!
GoPro cameras
We’re at GoPro’s global launch event at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco. The camera maker’s CEO and founder Nick Woodman is set to announce new products and additional news, and you can watch the event live. Live updates will appear below the livestream video, from oldest to newest during the event, so refresh for updates. 9:03... Read more

“Designed Environment” Photography Exhibit At The G2 Gallery

Depicting patterns in natural and urban landscapes, the work of Ansel Adams, Art Wolfe and other notable photographers will be on display in Venice, CA, October 12-December 23, 2017
photography exhibit
Photo by Art Wolfe The G2 Gallery in Venice, California, is presenting a new photography exhibit “Designed Environment,” showcasing the work of photographers who have turned their lenses on the visual patterns in the world, both in natural and urban landscapes, to create compelling images of our environment. Photo by Matthew Kuhns Running October... Read more

Polaroid Introduces Flexible LED Lighting Panel

The new versatile 5600K accessory is lightweight, bendable and foldable
LED lighting solutions are especially appealing due to their versatility, light weight and low cost. Polaroid adds to the mix with the introduction of its new LED lighting panel. The light source is shapeable, bendable and foldable, making it a versatile accessory for photographers and videographers. Suitable for indoor and outdoor shoots, as a main... Read more

Hasselblad Releases Phocus 3.3

The current update to the image-processing software features improved performance and integrated control of broncolor flashes
image-editing software
Hasselblad has released Phocus 3.3, the current update to the company’s image-processing software. With version 3.3, photographers will see improved performance when processing files, in addition to integrate control of broncolor flashes. As for improved performance, Hasselblad says users should see export speeds two to four times faster, faster image... Read more

SKB Cases Introduces New Sizes In Roto-Molded Tripod Case Series

Four new additions to the line join two Classic models
SKB Cases has introduced new sizes in its rugged Roto-Molded Tripod Case series, with four additions joining the two Classic models.
SKB Cases has introduced new sizes in its Roto-Molded Tripod Case series, with the four new additions to the line joining the company’s two Classic models. SKB makes some of our favorite hard-shell cases for camera gear, and their tripod cases are similarly well built. Here’s a specs snapshot of the new cases: Roto-Molded 24” Tripod Case (1SKB-R2411),... Read more

Phase One Announces Capture One Pro 10.2, SPECTRUM Styles Pack

V10.2 gets new tools, updates camera and lens support, and fixes bugs, while the film-inspired Styles Pack lets creatives color-grade their images without affecting exposure or contrast
photo-editing software
The core benefits of working with Phase One’s Capture One Pro RAW imaging software center around image quality and organization, as we noted in our recent hands-on review. With the release of Capture One Pro 10.2 and the new SPECTRUM Styles Pack, which builds on the Capture One Styles Packs introduced earlier this year, Phase One continues to refine... Read more

Lensbaby Debuts Sweet 80 And Creative Bokeh Optics

New lens options for shooting portraits, landscapes and other compositions with creative bokeh effects
lenses
Lensbaby continues to expand its offerings for photographers, debuting two new optics—the Sweet 80 and Creative Bokeh—for shooting portraits, landscapes and other compositions using the lens maker’s creative bokeh effects. Available on its own ($199.95) or as a kit with the Composer Pro II ($379.95), the Sweet 80 is designed to create razor-sharp... Read more

Tenba Air Case Attaché Series Introduced

Six new cases for photographers and filmmakers, featuring hard case protection in a lightweight design
camera bags
We’re believers in the idea that there’s no single perfect bag or case, just different bags for different assignments. Tenba adds to the mix with the new Air Case Attaché series, part of its rugged Transport collection, featuring hard case protection in a lightweight design. There are six cases in the series—the Attaché 3220W, Attaché 2520W,... Read more

15th Annual Lucie Awards To Honor Josephine Herrick Project With Humanitarian Award

In addition to celebrating legendary photographers, the awards will recognize the nonprofit, which engages professional photographers to help educate underserved communities
Lucie Awards
On October 29, 2017, at Carnegie Hall in New York City, the 15th annual Lucie Awards will hold its gala. In addition to celebrating legendary photographers, the Lucie Foundation will bestow its Humanitarian Award on the Josephine Herrick Project, a nonprofit organization that engages professional photographers to help educate underserved communities... Read more

Profoto A1 Flash Announced

Billed as “the world’s smallest studio light” by the company, the A1 also represents its first on-camera flash
flash
The Profoto A1, billed as “the world’s smallest studio light” by the company, has been formally introduced. Representing Profoto’s first on-camera flash (though it works as a standalone flash, too), the 76Ws flash packs some power in its small form factor. Weighing 1.2 pounds, the A1’s rechargeable lithium-ion battery is designed to support... Read more

WD Introduces G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series Storage Device

The portable storage solution for photographers and other creatives features USB-C connectivity and transfer speeds up to 560 MB/s in capacities up to 2 TB
SSD storage drives
Storing and backing up content has become more important than ever, as cameras increasingly can shoot more photos faster in addition to 4K video. Western Digital has introduced a new option, the G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series. Among its features, the portable storage solution for photographers and other creatives supports USB-C (USB 3.1 Gen... Read more

Tamron Developing New 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD Lens

The compact and lightweight ultra-telephoto zoom is designed for full-frame DSLRs
ultra-telephoto zoom lens
Tamron has announced development is underway for its new 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A035) lens. Compact and lightweight at 39.3 ounces, the ultra-telephoto zoom is designed for full-frame Canon and Nikon DSLRs. Tamron says important areas of the lens barrel are constructed of a magnesium material that’s meant to “improve weight reduction,... Read more
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