Nikon Announces 300mm f/4E PF ED VR Telephoto Lens

Features advanced Phase Fresnel optics for lightweight super-telephoto performance

MELVILLE, NY (January 5, 2015 at 9:01 P.M. EST) – Today, Nikon Inc. has introduced the AF-S NIKKOR 300mm f/4E PF ED VR, the world’s lightest 300mm full-frame fixed focal length AF lens, which is nearly 30% shorter and 1.5 lbs. lighter than its predecessor. Extremely easy to handle and built to suit the needs of serious photographers in the field,... Read more

G-Technology Takes On The Next Big Adventure And Goes Rugged

Five new portable external storage solutions let you be as rugged as you can be, complementing G-Technology’s award-winning Evolution Series

2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015), Las Vegas, January 6, 2015 – G-Technology, a leader in delivering premium storage solutions, today announced new rugged storage solutions that help keep content safe in virtually all environments. Compatible with the Evolution Series family of external hard drives, the new G-DRIVE® ev ATC with... Read more

Phase One Delivers A-Series Cameras

These cameras are designed to capture outstanding images with greater ease, convenience and fun

COPENHAGEN, December 17, 2014 — Phase One today begins shipping the first A-series medium format camera systems. Blending the best of Phase One and ALPA technology through highly-integrated precision components, these cameras are designed to capture outstanding images with greater ease, convenience, and fun. The three Phase One A-series models... Read more

Photographer Peter Lik Shatters World Record with $6.5 Million Sale of “Phantom”

Award-Winning Photographer Now Holds Four of the Top 20 Most Expensive Photographs Ever Sold

LAS VEGAS – Today, LIK USA™ announced the sale of the most expensive photograph in history by world-renowned fine art photographer, Peter Lik. “Phantom” sold to a private collector for an unprecedented $6.5 million. The purchase also included Lik’s masterworks “Illusion” for $2.4 million and “Eternal Moods” for $1.1 million. With... Read more

NYIP Launches Two New Courses

Courses in Travel Photography and Photojournalism are now available

New York, NY – December 8, 2014 – The New York Institute of Photography (NYIP) has launched two brand new online photography courses – an Intensive Course in Travel Photography and an Intensive Course in Photojournalism. Both courses are now available alongside NYIP’s seven other course options for aspiring photographers all over the world. ... Read more

Canon Introduces New 100-400mm Telephoto Zoom

New Super-Telephoto Zoom Lens Delivers an Enhanced IS System Providing Four Shutter Speed Steps of Correction, a Rotation-Type Zoom Ring, and New Optical Element Formula to Help Maximize Image Quality

MELVILLE, N.Y., November 10, 2014 ─ Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the highly anticipated Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L II USM lens, a second generation compact super-telephoto zoom lens featuring significant advancements in optical quality, image stabilization performance up-to-four steps, and rotating-zoom-ring... Read more

Multiblitz Studio Lighting Introduces Lightest LED Light For Photography In North America

The 6000 lm V6 LED Light is compatible with a wide range of light modifiers

Baltimore, MD – November 14, 2014 ‐ Multiblitz USA, LLC – the US headquarters of premium German studio lighting manufacturer, Multiblitz – introduces today the V6 LED light for photography and videography to the North American market. The Multiblitz V6 LED Light is the first LED light released by the German manufacturer. Weighing... Read more

Book Self-Publisher Blurb Expands Services

Company adds Dream Team of copy editors, proofreaders, professional book designers, photographers and illustrators

Traditionally, Blurb has been known as a go-to book self-publisher for photographers, artists and authors. As of today, the company has expanded their services to include a Dream Team of recommended consultants, ranging from copy editors and proofreaders to professional book designers to photographers and illustrators. “Over the years, we’ve... Read more

Epson Introduces Perfection V800 Photo And V850 Pro Scanners

New Perfection V800 series sets industry standards for pro-level scanning quality, speed and control

NEW YORK (PhotoPlus Expo 2014 Booth #701) – Oct. 30, 2014 – Epson America introduced two new photo scanners – the Epson® Perfection® V800 Photo and Epson Perfection V850 Pro. Building on the success of its award-winning scanner line, the V800 Photo and V850 Pro are advanced scanning solutions that consistently deliver precise color and detail... Read more

Think Tank Photo Releases Airport™ Accelerator Phantom 2 Quadcopter Divider Kit

Kit converts the Airport Accelerator backpack into a customized quadcopter transportation backpack

SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA – With the Airport™ Accelerator Phantom 2 Quadcopter Divider Kit, photographers can easily convert a Think Tank Photo Airport™ Accelerator backpack (sold separately) into a customized quadcopter transportation backpack. On point with the new era of photographic possibilities and needs, the adjustable dividers offer multi-compartment... Read more