Lastolite By Manfrotto’s Compact And Portable Softbox For Flashguns

An updated version of the Ezybox Speed-Lite, the second generation compact and portable Ezybox Speed-Lite 2 softbox is compatible with most standard flashguns and, thanks to a new design, can be custom fit using the new silicone strap and tension dial. The softbox, which is 30 percent lighter than its predecessor, measures 8.66×8.66 inches but Read more…

An updated version of the Ezybox Speed-Lite, the second generation compact and portable Ezybox Speed-Lite 2 softbox is compatible with most standard flashguns and, thanks to a new design, can be custom fit using the new silicone strap and tension dial. The softbox, which is 30 percent lighter than its predecessor, measures 8.66×8.66 inches but... Read more

Manfrotto Announces An Octet Of LED Lights

Known for energy efficiency and low heat output, LED lights provide convenient continuous lighting for still and video capture. With eight new models from Manfrotto, featuring daylight, tungsten and bi-color options, even the most demanding photographers will find a good fit for their needs. If you’re on a budget and prefer an on camera panel, Read more…

Known for energy efficiency and low heat output, LED lights provide convenient continuous lighting for still and video capture. With eight new models from Manfrotto, featuring daylight, tungsten and bi-color options, even the most demanding photographers will find a good fit for their needs. If you’re on a budget and prefer an on camera panel, check... Read more

New THETA+ Video App Enables Editing Of 360° Videos Captured With Ricoh Theta Camera

New features also available in popular THETA+ app

DENVER, December 21, 2015 – Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation today announced the launch of the new THETA+ Video application, for easy editing of 360° video, which has been captured using the Ricoh Theta camera. THETA+ Video makes editing 360° video and time-lapse footage easy, enabling users to trim video length, choose from four different... Read more
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New A-mount Camera From Sony Comes To The U.S. And Canada

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The 24-megapixel a68, announced in Europe in November, will be available in the U.S. and Canada beginning in April. With many of the same features found in the more expensive a77 II, the a68 offers good value for the dollar at $600 (body only) and $700 (with the DT 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 SAM II lens). Of note is the integration of Sony’s 4D focus system,... Read more

Booq’s New Slimpack Offers Function And Contemporary Design

Compact camera backpack provides several storage options, organization and protection for cameras, lenses, a laptop and tripod

SIERRA MADRE, Calif. – December 17, 2015 – The team at Booq, designers of stylishly functional laptop bags, backpacks and carrying cases for creative professionals, releases their latest backpack for photographers: the Slimpack. Its compact design is perfect for photographers traveling with their gear and editing on the go, as it fits two DSLRs,... Read more

Lightroom For Mobile 2.1 Now Available

Adobe announced in a blog post Tuesday that Lightroom for Mobile has been updated. Read the full post from Adobe below for info and download links. We’re excited to announce an update to Lightroom for iOS just in time for the holidays! This new version adds a bunch of new features, including: iPad Pro support Read more…

Adobe announced in a blog post Tuesday that Lightroom for Mobile has been updated. Read the full post from Adobe below for info and download links. We’re excited to announce an update to Lightroom for iOS just in time for the holidays! This new version adds a bunch of new features, including: iPad Pro support and support for iOS 9’s... Read more

Flashpoint Introduces Two New Transceivers

Flashpoint R1 HSS Transceivers and Flashpoint R1 Receiver designed for HSS use with Flashpoint StreakLight, Zoom Li-on, and RoveLight, as well as other strobes

New York, NY – December 16, 2015 – Flashpoint, a leading manufacturer of professional photography and video equipment, has announced two new additions to its award-winning Flashpoint R1 Radio System line: the Flashpoint R1 HSS Transceivers and the Flashpoint R1 Receiver. The existing R1 Radio System already has remotes designed for remote manual... Read more

Sigma Announces Clear Glass Ceramic Protective Lens

New scratch- and shock-resistant material provides protection for your investment

RONKONKOMA, NY — December 16, 2015 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading DSLR lens and camera manufacturer, today announced the new Sigma Water Repellent (WR) Ceramic Protector, a lens filter that features new Clear Glass Ceramic material and provides enhanced protective qualities. Pricing and availability is not yet available. This shock-... Read more

Kupo Grip Announces Click Stands

North White Plains, NY – December 10, 2015 – Click Stands feature a clever interlocking mechanism that allows you to fold the stand flat and click it to another with just a snap. The unique four-way interlocking design provides no boundary to putting stands together and keeping your kits well organized when they are closed Read more…

North White Plains, NY – December 10, 2015 – Click Stands feature a clever interlocking mechanism that allows you to fold the stand flat and click it to another with just a snap. The unique four-way interlocking design provides no boundary to putting stands together and keeping your kits well organized when they are closed for storage or transport. ... Read more

Leica Camera Announces New Firmware Update for SL Users

Leica Firmware Update 1.2 optimizes picture quality and improves handling

December 14, 2015 – Leica Camera today announced a new firmware update 1.2 for the Leica SL, which includes several fundamental improvements in the camera’s picture quality and handling. To access the firmware update, registered camera users can log into the Leica owner’s area of the Leica website and download the firmware version at: https://owners.leica-camera.com.... Read more

FAA Announces Small UAS Registration Rule

Registration will be free for the first 30 days

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced a streamlined and user-friendly web-based aircraft registration process for owners of small unmanned aircraft (UAS) weighing more than 0.55 pounds (250 grams) and less than 55 pounds (approx. 25 kilograms) including payloads such as on-board... Read more

Make HDR Images With Akvis HDRFactory 5.0—Now With Local Correction

December 14, 2015 — AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS HDRFactory 5.0 for Windows and Mac OS X. The new version offers an improved method of creating HDR images, the new Local Correction tool, the improved Ghost Removal tool, and other changes. AKVIS HDRFactory is an efficient program for creating High Dynamic Range pictures. The Read more…

December 14, 2015 — AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS HDRFactory 5.0 for Windows and Mac OS X. The new version offers an improved method of creating HDR images, the new Local Correction tool, the improved Ghost Removal tool, and other changes. AKVIS HDRFactory is an efficient program for creating High Dynamic Range pictures. The HDR technology... Read more
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