Giotto’s announces YTL Series Tripods

Patented Design Giotto’s has launched a brand new range of tripods featuring a totally unique, patented design – enabling a 30% space saving while maintaining full strength, stability and weight capacity. Compared to the traditional design which simply uses a round tube, the new Y-shaped column lets the tripod’s legs hug a little closer when … Read moreGiotto’s announces YTL Series Tripods

Flickr’s ‘commons’ 5th anniversary

Commons 5th Anniversary On 16th January 2008 Flickr launched their ‘commons’- a massive collection of public domain photos. They started with 1500 photos, five years later their collection comprises of over 250,000 photos. Flickr announced: ”We want to thank George Oates and the Library of Congress, who founded the project; all the institutions that have … Read moreFlickr’s ‘commons’ 5th anniversary

Winners of the 2012 National Geographic Photo Competition Announced

22,000 entries In an earlier post we showed you some of the entries for the National Geographic 2012 photo competition. The winners have now been announced. More than 22,000 entries were submitted from over 150 countries, with professional photographers and amateur photo enthusiasts across the globe participating. Photographs were submitted in three categories: people, places … Read moreWinners of the 2012 National Geographic Photo Competition Announced

More Entries To The Sony World Photography Awards 2013

Sony World Photography Awards 2013 There’s been a last call for entries to the ‘Sony World Photography Awards’.  All competitions close 4 January 2013 except Professional categories which close on 9 January 2013 I’ve shown you some entries to the in an earlier post. But there’s been so many entries to this competition and at … Read moreMore Entries To The Sony World Photography Awards 2013

Joby UltraFit Sling Strap

Photography enthusiasts who love taking their DSLR everywhere can now carry the device a lot more comfortably with the new Joby UltraFit Sling Strap. The new JOBY UltraFit Sling Strap is optimized for on-the-go photographers, with a quick-draw style strap that combines body-conforming ergonomic comfort and hands-free stability. The patent-pending design is built with JOBY’s … Read moreJoby UltraFit Sling Strap

More Entries for the 2012 National Geographic Photography Competition

The 2012 National Geographic Photography Competition is still open for entries. The deadline for submissions is November 30th. ‘The Grand Prize Winner will receive $10,000 and a trip to National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C., to participate in the annual National Geographic Photography Seminar in January 2013: A behind-the-scenes experience like none other” The competition … Read moreMore Entries for the 2012 National Geographic Photography Competition