Hasselblad and DJI Create 50MP Medium-Format Drone Bundle

The DJI M600 drone comes bundled with the Hasselblad A5D aerial camera.

Drones and drone photography have become increasingly popular over the last couple of years. For the most part the photography has been relegated to whatever action cam could be strapped to a drone. Drone maker, DJI, and camera manufacturer, Hasselblad, might be changing that with their new drone-camera bundle. The bundle features DJI’s industrial... Read more

Phottix Announces New Spartan Beauty Dish

The new dish comes in 20-inch and 28-inch sizes, is collapsible and features a removable central diffuser.

The newest beauty dish/softbox from Phoenix, the Spartan, features collapsible, flexible rods and comes in 20-inch or 28-inch sizes. The central diffuser is removable, while a second diffuser can be attached directly in front of the light source. The dish features an eight-sided formation, and an egg-crate grid. The two sizes will be available for... Read more

Sony Unveils New Planar T* FE 50mm F1.4ZA Lens

Sony unveiled to journalists the new 50mm F1.4ZA and provided an opportunity to shoot with it, as well as the final production 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS G Master lens.

In an invitation event in San Diego, Sony unveiled to journalists the new 50mm F1.4ZA and provided an opportunity to shoot with that, and the final production 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS G Master lens. The company also provided a hands-on opportunity to shoot with the company’s new wireless flash system. While not part of the G-Master lens series, the... Read more
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Fujifilm Releases New Firmware Update For X-Pro2

The new firmware system for Fujifilm X-Pro2 cameras improves the autofocus system, adds new power management functions and adds compatibility with the Fujifilm EF-X500 external flash.

The new firmware system for Fujifilm X-Pro2 cameras improves the autofocus system, adds new power management functions and adds compatibility with the Fujifilm EF-X500 external flash. The company also released a new XF lens roadmap that includes the XF23mmF2 R WR semi-wide angle, the XF50mmF2 R WR compact mid-telephoto, and the XF80mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR... Read more

Fujifilm Unveils New X-T2 Mirrorless Camera

The new X-T2 is a mirrorless camera system that is capable of shooting 4K video and features a new autofocus system.

Fujifilm has unveiled the new X-T2, a mirrorless camera that features a new autofocus system and is capable of shooting 4K video. Along with that, Fujifilm is also releasing a new external flash in the EF-X500 Flash for the X series of cameras. The X-T2 will retail for $1600 and the EF-X500 will sell for $450. For more details and some specifications... Read more

Manfrotto Launches Bowen Limelite Mosaic2 LED Panels

The new LED panels come in daylight and bi-color options.

Manfrotto Mosaic2 LED Panels
Manfrotto distributes Bowen and Limelite products, and they’re now helping release two new Mosaic2 LED panels from Limelite by Bowen. The panels come in Daylight and Bi-Color options. For more details and and pricing, see the full press release below. °°° Upper Saddle River, N.J. (July 6, 2016) – Manfrotto Distribution, Inc., distributor... Read more

Baldev Duggal Passes Away – Founder Of Duggal Vision Solutions And Friend Of DPP

Long-time friend of the magazine, Baldev Duggal, the founder of Duggal Vision Solutions, has sadly passed away at the age of 78.

Editor’s note: Baldev Duggal, or “Mr. D.” as the photo industry called him, was not only a friend to our family of magazines, but was a friend to the whole photo industry. We had the pleasure of partnering with Duggal for years on contests, and Mr. D was a contributor to Digital Photo Pro. Countless photographers we worked with... Read more

Sigma Announces Pricing, Availability For SD Quattro

Sigma has announced pricing and availability for their new sd Quattro DSLR camera. This includes a new bundle that features the body and a 30mm 1.4 DC HSM Art lens. The mirrorless system features an APS-C sized sensor that features Sigma’s Foveon Quattro sensor. The new lens is a compact prime made specifically for APS-C Read more…

Sigma has announced pricing and availability for their new sd Quattro DSLR camera. This includes a new bundle that features the body and a 30mm 1.4 DC HSM Art lens. The mirrorless system features an APS-C sized sensor that features Sigma’s Foveon Quattro sensor. The new lens is a compact prime made specifically for APS-C sensors. Along with the... Read more

Canon Has New Destination Workshops

Canon has a number of destination workshops that start this summer and run through November. If you’re interested check out the table below. – Scott Younker °°° Looking for an out-of-the-ordinary vacation that not only gives you access to an exciting location but inspires you to shoot pictures like a professional travel photographer – pictures Read more…

Canon has a number of destination workshops that start this summer and run through November. If you’re interested check out the table below. – Scott Younker °°° Looking for an out-of-the-ordinary vacation that not only gives you access to an exciting location but inspires you to shoot pictures like a professional travel photographer –... Read more

Hasselblad X1D The World’s First Mirrorless Medium Format Camera

Hasselblad today announced the Hasselblad X1D t world’s first mirrorless medium format camera. The camera has a 50MP sensor and works with a new line of lenses specifically designed for the system, as well as all 12 lenses from the current H-series medium format camera. Shutter speeds range from 1/2000th to 60 minutes, ISO is Read more…

Hasselblad today announced the Hasselblad X1D t world’s first mirrorless medium format camera. The camera has a 50MP sensor and works with a new line of lenses specifically designed for the system, as well as all 12 lenses from the current H-series medium format camera. Shutter speeds range from 1/2000th to 60 minutes, ISO is listed as being from... Read more