Samsung #DitchTheDSLR Day Comes to Seattle

Consumers can #DitchTheDSLR at the inaugural PIX Photo Expo and Conference to receive a new NX500 SMART camera

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – September 28, 2015 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. is bringing the highly successful #DitchTheDSLR movement to Seattle at the inaugural PIX Photo Expo and Conference hosted by DPReview and Amazon on Wednesday, October 7 starting 11 a.m. and lasting until supplies run out. Samsung will offer PIX show attendees the chance... Read more

XEEN Instant Rebate

An unprecedented opportunity to obtain cinema quality glass at an unbelievable price.

(New York, New York) September 16, 2015 – For a strictly limited time from September 16 through September 24, 2015, filmmakers and videographers who purchase a XEEN by Rokinon 24mm/50mm/85mm Canon, Micro 4/3, Nikon, PL, or Sony E mount lens set will be rewarded with a $1500 EARLY ADOPTER INSTANT REBATE! Those who want to get started with individual... Read more

CreativeLive Photo Week Provides Free Online Learning September 21-25

Weeklong Learning Begins with Bus Tour Through Pacific Northwest, Continues with Photo Classes, Panel Discussions, and Behind-the-Scenes Tips from World Class Pros and Educators

Seattle, WA – August 6, 2015 – CreativeLive, the world’s leading online education network, announced its schedule for Photo Week 2015, the most comprehensive and interactive series of free photo classes, panel discussions, and online tutorials in the world. Photo Week will take place from September 21-25, 2015 and will include classes on topics... Read more

Epson Introduces New SureColor P-Series Large Format Printers

Eight-Color and 10-Color Printers Set New Standards for Color Gamut, Color Matching Accuracy and Black Density

CHICAGO (Graph Expo, Booth #841) – Sept. 14, 2015 – Epson is once again redefining large format commercial ink jet printing with the announcement of the SureColor® P-Series line-up. Incorporating the latest imaging technologies, including Epson’s PrecisionCore® TFP® printhead, the new P-Series printers deliver extraordinary performance for... Read more

Sony Launches Ultra-Sensitive α7S II

New Mirrorless Model Features High Sensitivity up to ISO4096001 with Wide Dynamic Range, 5 Axis Image Stabilization, Internal 4K Movie Recording and more

Sony unveiled the new a7S II, an update to their popular high-sensitivity video-centric camera. The a7S II has a number of improvements borrowed from the a7 II and a7R II, which make it ever more attractive to videographers and photographers specializing in low-light work. At 12.2 megapixel, the a7S II has many fewer pixels than the a7 II or the a7R... Read more

Ricoh Introduces Theta S

The S is capable of 14MP 360-degree still images thanks to its two 12MP 1/2.3″ sensors

Pros are always looking for new ways to image the world around them. Ricoh’s new Theta S is the latest version of the company’s 360° camera that captures 360° spherical stills and videos of the scenes surrounding the user. Featuring a new, larger sensor and faster f/2.0 lenses, the Theta S can deliver nearly 14MP still images and 1080/30p video... Read more

Tamron Announces Two Fast SP Prime Lenses For Photographers

First to debut: two fast, fixed focal standard lenses packed with exceptional features that deliver ultimate performance for photographers

Tamron has announced two new prime lenses for full-frame DSLRs. The SP 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F012) and the SP 45mm f/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F013) both feature close focusing (7.9 and 11.4 inches respectively), all new cosmetic appearance and integral VC (Vibration Compensation) image stabilization. Either makes an ideal “normal” lens for a professional... Read more

Canon Announces New Camera, Lens; Develops New Optical Technology

In addition to the EOS M3 Digital Camera and Canon EF35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens, Canon U.S.A. also announced new optical technology for use in camera lenses that corrects chromatic aberrations at an extremely high level to achieve superb imaging performance.

Canon U.S.A. has announced two new products, the Canon EOS M3 Digital Camera and Canon EF35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens, and the development of new optical technology, Blue Spectrum Refractive Optics. Read the full press releases below for more information. CANON U.S.A. WELCOMES THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE EOS FAMILY – THE EOS M3 DIGITAL CAMERA The Power... Read more

Kenko Tokina Debuts New Hoya HD3 Series of Professional Photographic Filters

Designed for Extreme Environmental Conditions; 4X Stronger than Standard Optical Glass; 800% Harder Coatings than Previous Generations

Huntington Beach, CA – August 18, 2015 – Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. is proud to introduce the new Hoya HD3 series of professional photographic filters. The HD3 UV and Circular Polarizer filters give photographers the ability to capture high-quality images in extreme settings without loss of color balance, contrast, or clarity due to adverse environmental... Read more

Nikon Announces Three New NIKKOR Lenses

The new AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens offers improved versatility and image quality to one of Nikon’s most iconic lenses. The AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR is a super-telephoto zoom lens that gives both FX and DX-format shooters the power to reach great lengths, packed into a compact and lightweight body. For those looking for an affordable and lightweight prime lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.8G ED is the latest in Nikon’s popular f/1.8 prime series of lenses.

MELVILLE, NY (August 4, 2015) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced three exciting new NIKKOR lenses for professional and enthusiast photographers. The new AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR is the evolution of one of Nikon’s most popular pro lenses, improving upon its versatility and image quality. Nikon has also announced two additional new lens options,... Read more

Flickr Announces New Flickr Pro Membership

New Flickr Pro offers better analytics, Adobe discount and more.

Today, Flickr announced the brand-new Flickr Pro Membership for both existing and new members. The membership brings back the Pro Badge, offers improved analytics on photos, an ad-free experience and includes a 20% discount on Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan for one year. Learn more about it from the company’s blog post below: Over the... Read more

Panasonic Announces Four New Imaging Products

New products include the LUMIX DMC-FZ300, the LUMIX DMC-GX8 and LEICA DG 200-800mm (35mm Equiv.) Zoom Lens and LUMIX G 25 mm/F1.7 Single Focal Length Lens

Panasonic has announced four new imaging products: the LUMIX DMC-FZ300 features a splash/dust-proof rugged design, 24x powerful optical zoom with full range F2.8 aperture, and 4K photo and 4K video recording; the LUMIX DMC-GX8 with Dual I.S. (image stabilizer) and unprecedented picture quality and 4K video/photo capabilities; and LEICA DG 200-800mm... Read more