Nikon Announces D750, 20mm f/1.8 lens and SB-500 Video Speedlight

Packing pro features and FX-format image quality, the Nikon D750 is the full-frame DSLR that’s been worth waiting for

MELVILLE, NY (September 12, 2014 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) Today, Nikon Inc. announced the D750, the D-SLR that provides adept enthusiasts with the powerful combination of pro-caliber photo and video features with FX-format image quality. The new D750 represents a leap forward for this camera segment, inheriting some of the best elements from Nikon’s revered... Read more

Samsung Announces Flagship NX1 SMART Camera

Samsung’s newest model captures superb images and cinema-quality 4K/UHD video

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – Sept. 15, 2014 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), announces today the launch of the NX1 SMART Camera. This new flagship model combines professional image quality with cinema quality Ultra High Definition (UHD) / 4K resolution video recording and industry-leading SMART connectivity. Samsung also expands its line of... Read more

Canon Celebrates 80th Anniversary Of Its First Camera—The Kwanon

Marking Japan’s first 35mm focal-plane-shutter camera, the Kwanon was produced in prototype form in 1934

MELVILLE, N.Y., September 2, 2014 – Canon U.S.A., the leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that its parent company, Canon Inc., is commemorating the 80th anniversary of Canon’s first camera, the Kwanon. Marking Japan’s first 35mm focal-plane-shutter camera, the Kwanon was produced in prototype form in 1934, the culmination... Read more

Zeiss Loxia 2/35 and Loxia 2/50 Lenses

With the new Loxia 2/35 and Loxia 2/50 lenses, ZEISS combines maximum image quality with classic ease of use for E-mount full-frame cameras

OBERKOCHEN/Germany, 02/09/2014. The ZEISS lenses Loxia 2/35 and Loxia 2/50 are the first members of a new family of manual focus lenses for the E-mount full frame. They are optimized for digital sensors and electronic viewfinders and feature a mechanical aperture setting and the mechanical deactivation of the click stop (de-click) for ambitious videography.... Read more

Mamiya Leaf Announces the Leaf Credo 50

A New CMOS-based Medium Format Camera System

TEL AVIV, September 8, 2014 — Fourteen years since the CMOS-based 6MP Leaf C-MOST digital back was announced at Photokina 2000, Mamiya Leaf today introduced the Credo 50, a 50 megapixel CMOS-based system that gives photographers a wider range of settings — from ISO 100 to ISO 6400 — for greater versatility and higher performance in... Read more

Sony Debuts Ultra-Compact α5100

New mirrorless camera features remarkable AF speed and tracking, 24 MP APS-C size sensor, BIONZ X™ processor and more

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2014 – Sony Electronics has today introduced the stylish new α5100 camera, a new model packing pro-quality AF performance and image quality into a portable, lightweight package. The speedy new camera (model ILCE-5100) features the same Fast Hybrid AF system as the acclaimed α6000 model, which allows it to acquire focus in as... Read more

Hasselblad Launches New CMOS Digital Back For V System Photographers

The new, state-of-the-art CFV-50c boasts the same feature-rich functionality and performance level as the acclaimed H5D-50c camera

V System photographers around the world are getting just what they asked for – a brand new CMOS-sensor based digital back that can be used with virtually all vintage ‘V’ cameras going back to 1957. Announcing the new launch, which targets legions of dedicated V System photographers worldwide, Hasselblad CEO Ian Rawcliffe said: “We have experienced... Read more

Ricoh Imaging releases K-3 Prestige Edition

This illustrious version of the award-winning K-3 will be available in a limited quantity making this special edition highly sought after

Denver, Colorado July 23, 2014 In keeping with its tradition of excellence and the new standard of performance, RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION is proud to announce the launch of the PENTAX K-3 Prestige Edition. The K-3 Prestige is a special-edition model of the original PENTAX K-3, the flagship of the K-mount digital SLR camera series. It comes... Read more

Blackmagic Design announces new “heads up display” for Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

Update provides customers with histogram, peak audio meters and recording time remaining

Fremont, CA – July 24, 2014 – Blackmagic Design today announced the immediate availability of Camera 1.9 software which includes new “heads up display” on screen metering that provides customers with histogram, peak audio meters and recording time remaining for the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. Camera 1.9 update is available now... Read more

Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. Introduces New Hoya EVO ANTISTATIC Series

The professional photographic filters employ a newly developed coating to repel dust

Huntington Beach, CA. – (July 22, 2014) – Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. is proud to introduce the new Hoya EVO ANTISTATIC series of professional photographic filters. Hoya engineers have developed a new ANTISTATIC coating that acts like a force field around the filter to repel dust. Perfect for environments where dust is common, these filters... Read more