Here you'll find the latest news on camera equipment and accessories in digital photography along with imaging news and other photography related items. As digital photography is gaining greater acceptance amongst the amateur photography fraternity, and it tends to forgive mistakes more easily than traditional film based photography (i.e. bad photos can be deleted from your memory card at no cost whereas badly exposed film frames will cost you money), this news page does deal exclusively with digital equipment so try one of the other pages if you're looking for topics related to film-based cameras and equipment.

Click on the headers of each to see the full post. The number of posts varies from day to day, so check back regularly for updates.

Landscape photography with a drone: disadvantages and limitations part 1

20 Oct 2019 at 8:00am

So far, I've offered nothing but praise for the drone. It's a remarkably cheap and widely available tool. You can fly it anywhere, get infinite perspectives and unique compositions. It can easily hover in place to shoot long exposures or wait for the right time to shoot. It will venture where no ...

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Ricoh shares 360ยบ photos, videos from space captured in partnership with JAXA

19 Oct 2019 at 12:15pm

Editor's note: The below video is best viewed in Chrome or Firefox browsers, as they support 360-degree video:


Ricoh has published photos and video captured with a specialized version of its Ricoh Theta 360-degree spherical camera developed in partnership with with the Japan Aerospace Exp...

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Which has the best lens? Sony RX100 VII vs Canon G5 X II vs Canon G7 X III

19 Oct 2019 at 9:00am

Now that we're pushing through our full review of Canon's G7 X Mark III and have published our full reviews of the G5 X Mark II and Sony's RX100 VII, we wanted to take a look at how all three of their lenses stack up against each other.

Of course, there are some differences here in terms o...

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London researchers develop plant-powered camera system for conservation efforts

18 Oct 2019 at 1:25pm

ZSL London Zoo has detailed the results of a new scientific trial that successfully powered a tiny camera using plants. At the core of the system are microbial fuel cells designed to harness the energy produced by bacteria in the soil, which works to breakdown biomatter produced by plants....

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Luna Display now lets you use an old Mac as a secondary display

18 Oct 2019 at 12:15pm

Products like Luna Display, Astropad or Duet Display have been offering the ability to turn iPads into secondary displays for the Mac for quite some time. However, with its latest macOS version Catalina Apple has integrated this feature into its own operating system, MacOS, making the third party...

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Eizo announces 27" 4K ColorEdge CS2740 monitor with USB-C connection, 10-bit ...

18 Oct 2019 at 10:34am

Eizo has announced the upcoming release of the ColorEdge CS2740, a 27" 4K monitor with USB-C connectivity. The CS2740 monitor is a successor to Eizo's ColorEdge CS2730 that increases the resolution, adds new connectivity options and now offers 10-bit input.

An illustration from the C...
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ON1 Photo RAW 2020 comes with new AI features, SmugMug integration and more

18 Oct 2019 at 8:26am

ON1 has released the latest version of its Raw processing and image editing and organization application Photo RAW. Photo RAW 2020 comes with new AI features, new filters, SmugMug sharing, X-Rite integration and more improvements.

The list of improvements is very long and includes t...

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Report: Adobe Photoshop CC for iPad is missing key features according to beta...

17 Oct 2019 at 12:51pm

Late last year, Adobe promised the future arrival of 'real Photoshop' for the iPad, something consumers expected would be a desktop-class offering able to compete with Affinity Photo and other apps already available on Apple's tablets. The Photoshop for iPad app entered private beta testing in la...

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Tokina launches redesigned ATX-i 11-16mm F2.8 CF lens for Canon EF, Nikon F m...

17 Oct 2019 at 11:47am

Tokina has announced the release of its new ATX-i 11-16mm F2.8 CF lens for Canon EF and Nikon F mount crop-sensor cameras.

The re-designed lens is constructed of 13 elements in 11 groups, including two aspherical elements, a 'large' aspherical P-MO element and two all-glass molded low disp...

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Datacolor adds 64-bit support to Spyder5 calibrator for compatibility with ma...

17 Oct 2019 at 10:14am

Color calibration company Datacolor has announced a 64-bit update for its Spyder5 calibration sensor (Adorama, B&H) that will ensure the device is compatible with Apple's latest macOS Catalina update.

The update, which was required due to the lack of 32-bit application support macOS Catali...

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Instagram is rolling out new privacy features for third-party app authorizations

17 Oct 2019 at 9:00am

A number of third-party services allow users to link their Instagram accounts in order to access certain features, such as photo printing services that enable customers to directly order prints of their Instagram images. Going forward, Instagram is offering its users more control over thes...

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Hands-on with the Olympus E-M5 Mark III

17 Oct 2019 at 7:00am
Hands-on with the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III

Meet the newest member of the Olympus Micro Four Thirds family: the OM-D E-M5 Mark III. Coming in more than four years after its predecessor was released, Olympus has really stepped up the specs of the E-M5 III, managing to fit an awful lot from...

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The Nikon group provides aid to the victims of Typhoon Hagibis in Japan

17 Oct 2019 at 2:00am
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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III sample gallery

17 Oct 2019 at 1:00am
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We recently joined Olympus in Moab, Utah for some preliminary shooting with the OM-D E-M5 III. That's why...

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Shooting experience: Olympus OM-D E-M5 III in the desert

17 Oct 2019 at 1:00am

Out-of-camera JPEG. Shot this using Olympus's Live Composite function, a handy feature that's long been included in OM-D cameras. LiveComp is enabled from within the 'Bulb' setting on the mode dial.

ISO 800 | 8 sec | F2 | Olympus 12mm F2 | 30 minute composite (cut short by clouds moving in...

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