Sony a99 Mark II Announced

Sony have unveiled the successor to the a99 – a 42MP A-mount SLT camera in the form of the new flagship a99 Mark II The company have hailed the new a99 Mark II as a “supremely specified, professional level camera.” They have released a series of videos – two of the featured here – highlighting […]

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Erin Shirreff : Halves and Wholes

Erin Shirreff Halves and Wholes Solo Exhibition at Kunsthalle Basel 02 September 2016 – 06 November 2016 Presenting works by the Canadian artist Erin Shirreff – her first solo show in a European institution. Halves and Wholes incorporates a new video, a series of photographs, and a 16mm film. The centrepiece video is called Concrete […]

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New Panasonic Lumix G85 / G80 is Weather Sealed

The new Panasonic G85 / G80 weather-sealed DSLR-styled mirrorless camera with the same sensor as the G7 but with no AA filter Panasonic announced the new G85 / G80 camera on Sep 19, 2016. Here are the highlight specifications to what is effectively the G7’s successor (although Panasonic have not explicitly stated this): 16 megapixel […]

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Smartphone Apps To Sell Your Photos

Make money with a range of stock photography smartphone apps to sell your photos Scoopshot Scoopshot is the leading platform for news media, bloggers, businesses and individuals to crowdsource photographers for assignments. They hire Scoopshot photographers to send them particular images or videos and then pay a fee for the content to the photographer. By […]

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Sky Arts Master Of Photography Contest

The ultimate search for Europe’s best amateur or professional photographer who will win €150,000 plus their own exhibition Leica is the official technical provider for the SKY ARTS Master of Photography competition, which follows last year’s first international talent show dedicated to photography. The show features special guests including international photographers and celebrities. A committee […]

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Canon EOS M5 Mirrorless Camera

The new Canon EOS M5 mirrorless camera is aimed at enthusiasts wanting DSLR quality and speed Some of the highlight specifications for the new Canon EOS M5 APS-C 24.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor DSLR-like AF speeds & sustained continuous shooting up to 9 fps Full HD 60p movies with Dual Pixel CMOS AF Large, high resolution, […]

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Lessons From Photography : Jimmy Nelson

Valuable lessons from photojournalist and Before They Pass Away photographer Jimmy Nelson Jimmy Nelson has beautifully photographed tribal and indigenous cultures across more than a dozen countries. His large format camera captures every fine detail of his human subjects against some of the world’s most breathtaking landscapes. Jimmy had his well-known book Before They Pass […]

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Robert Frank : Film Works

Robert Frank Film Works is dedicated to the photographer and filmmaker’s film and video work over nearly four decades Published by Steidl and available for pre-order now, the boxed set contains the book Frank Films, the booklets Me & My Brother and Pull My Daisy, and eight DVDs (four in PAL format and four in […]

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EyeEm Festival 2016 Best Moments

EyeEm relives their 2016 Berlin festival on their blog through film and pictures Berlin’s former theatre Heimathafen Neukölln was the venue for EyeEm’s annual photography, art and technology event on August 27, 2016. Sponsored by Getty Images, Sony and GoEuro, the EyeEm Festival & Awards attracted more than 1000 photographers, creatives and technicians from the […]

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Pentax K-70 Hands-On Test

The new Pentax K-70 hands-on test by The Camera Store to see if it can rival Nikon and Canon APS-C format DSLRs Built as a DSLR for rugged outdoor photography, the Pentax K-70 boasts a 24 MP APS-C size AA filterless CMOS sensor which is also equipped with what Pentax have called “Pixel Shift Resolution […]

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Enter iPhone Photography Awards 2017

The iPhone Photography Awards 2017 competition can be entered until the end of March Submitted photos must be taken with an iPhone (any), iPad or iPod touch, with image processing restricted to iOS apps only. There are 18 designated categories with entry fees starting at US$3.00. See all details of the IPPA 2017 at www.ippawards.com […]

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Photokina 2016 in Cologne

The city of Cologne in Germany hosts Photokina 2016 from September 20 – 25 Organised by Koelnmesse GmbH, Photokina 2016 promises much to the aspiring spender on the latest photographic products as well as offering numerous exhibits and events. They include the MOBILE event which showcases the latest apps and gives visitors the opportunity to […]

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