Picture of Samyang 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift Lens Emerge

Samyang has created a couple of manual focus lenses that were widely accepted by the community, thanks to its price. The tilt-shift lens should be no exception to the price range Samyang has been selling its lenses. This is a very good alternative to other expensive tilt-shifts. If this goes well, even amateurs will take a bite at real … Read morePicture of Samyang 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift Lens Emerge

Winners of the National Geographic Traveler Photo contest 2012

  The winners of the 24th National Geographic Traveler Contest were recently announced, and what a feast for the eyes they are. Over 12,000 entries were submitted by 6615 photographers from 152 countries.   The winning photograph (above) ”Butterfly” was taken by Cedric Houin. The caption to the image states ”Ancestral ways of living, with … Read moreWinners of the National Geographic Traveler Photo contest 2012

Sony NEX-5R Mirrorless Camera with Wi-Fi & New Auto Focus

The new NEX-5R is a bit of an upgrade compared to the 5N. You get the same articulated display found on the F3, better auto focus, WiFi capabilities and downloadable applications. The WiFi capability will greatly improve the user experience of this camera. You can easily upload pictures to your mobile phones (Android and iOS via free … Read moreSony NEX-5R Mirrorless Camera with Wi-Fi & New Auto Focus

Sony NEX-5R Mirrorless Camera with Wi-Fi & New Auto Focus

The new NEX-5R is a bit of an upgrade compared to the 5N. You get the same articulated display found on the F3, better auto focus, WiFi capabilities and downloadable applications. The WiFi capability will greatly improve the user experience of this camera. You can easily upload pictures to your mobile phones (Android and iOS via free … Read moreSony NEX-5R Mirrorless Camera with Wi-Fi & New Auto Focus

Sigma’s DP1 Merrill priced at $1000, coming mid September

Sigma has announced that the DPI Merrill will be available mid September at $1,000. This uses the same sensor, Foveon X3, as the company’s flagship SD1 DSLR. The given price is just an estimate by Sigma and not the actual selling price. Other features of the camera include: A dual, three-layer responsive ultimate (TRUE II) engine that now … Read moreSigma’s DP1 Merrill priced at $1000, coming mid September

Samsung releases new 16 Megapixel Android based Galaxy camera

The new Samsung Galaxy Camera running on Android 4.1 Jellybean with a 16MP sensor. No pricing details yet, but Samsung will start shipping in October. Not the first android based camera (that goes to the Nikon CoolPix S800c) but with better hardware. Other details include: 23mm -480mm lens with 21xoptical zooming capability Powered by a … Read moreSamsung releases new 16 Megapixel Android based Galaxy camera

Wikipedia Launches Worldwide Contest to Build Photo Database

Wiki Loves Monuments is a competition held by Wikipedia to build its database of freely-licensed images of historical monuments around the world. The contest started in the Netherlands in 2010, then went on to cover the whole of europe in 2011 and this year the contest is going world-wide and covering 32 countries – each … Read moreWikipedia Launches Worldwide Contest to Build Photo Database