Hasselblad now has a 100-megapixel 4K-shooting medium format camera. When Phase One announced it was launching a 100-megapixel CMOS full frame medium format back for its XF system, we didn't think it would be too long before Hasselblad responded.
The new H6D is that response, and the Swedish firm says the camera, which comes in 50 and 100-megapixel options and can shoot video at up to 4K resolutions, has been rebuilt with an all-new electronic platform. Rather than simply improving on the existing H5D camera, Hasselblad says it has gone back to the drawing board with the H6D, with the result being an all-new medium format camera which offers a number of improvements, while retaining the modularity medium format that users expect. Hands-on: Sony’s A6300 is even faster than we expected. When Sony announced its A6300 mirrorless camera, it promised a significant performance boost over the popular A6000, and it looks like it was spot on.
As we found out when we had an brief hands-on with the camera at the UK Photography Show 2016, it is blisteringly fast compared to its predecessor, and considerably quicker than many of its rivals. While there are minor design changes between the A6000 and A6300, most people would be hard pushed to identify which was which if the pair were sitting on a shelf in a camera store. Hands-on: The Olympus PEN-F is about more than its retro good looks. When the Olympus PEN-F was announced, we said it was one of the best-looking cameras we'd seen in quite a while, and couldn't wait to get our hands on one.
Well now, after spending a bit of quality time with the mirrorless shooter at the Photography Show 2016 in Birmingham, we're even more smitten, because the camera appears to have a personality to match its looks. Olympus followed in Fujifilm's footsteps by giving its mirrorless cameras a retro-styling, but its attempts arguably fell short of the standard set by the Fujifilm X100 and X-Pro lines of cameras.
Now the firm has finally got it right, and the PEN-F is the camera we'd hoped the PEN E-P5 would be when it was launched to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the classic camera. The Olympus PEN-F comes in two color options, silver or black, and while the silver looks better on the page, in person the black offering has a more classy feel to it. This personal cloud stores your photos with easy mobile syncing, AI and facial recognition. When it comes to storing digital photos, looking for one particular image amidst potential tens of thousands can be daunting.
A (currently crowdfunding) personal cloud, Monument, may be able to assist casual and professional shutterbugs alike, as it's designed with advanced algorithms that store, organize, and analyze photos and videos for simple, secure access. While online cloud services that offer to keep all images/videos taken by your connected mobile devices are convenient, there is a limit to the amount of free space provided before subscription tiers need to be considered (Google Photos is a notable exception, as long as you don't mind downsampling of your highest-resolution photos). The Monument personal cloud device is designed to allow full, flexible control over personal storage by letting users plug in their own external USB drives. Sony’s A6300 mirrorless camera boasts world’s fastest autofocus. Sony's latest mirrorless camera is all about speed and power, which it appears to have in abundance.
The newly-announced A6300 not only boasts the world's fastest autofocus in its class, but also offers continuous shooting at 11 fps (frames per second) and 4K movie recording in Super 35 mm format. 16 cameras in one: Light promises smartphone size and DSLR image quality. Light is a new silicon valley startup that’s focused on the holy grail of photography.
A camera the size of a smartphone, that takes photos the quality of a 52-megapixel DSLR, zooms optically between 35 and 150mm, shoots great images in low light, and lets you select focus and depth of field after you shoot. It sounds like more than one camera can handle – and that’s because it’s actually 16 cameras in one. The Light camera squeezes in 16 tiny smartphone-type cameras, each with its own inexpensive small lens at focal lengths between 35 and 150 mm. When you take a shot, up to 10 of these cameras fire at once, focusing on different points and taking different exposure levels. After you shoot, the output of those 10 cameras is combined in an imaging algorithm, creating a much larger photo than an individual small sensor could handle, and a wider dynamic range than your typical smartphone sensor could produce by itself. 2015 high-end mirrorless camera comparison guide. If you're looking for the latest in camera technology, mirrorless cameras are increasingly where it's at.
High-end mirrorless shooters can now hold their own with top-notch image quality, features and build quality, often leaving their DSLR brethren looking bulky and out of date. Here Gizmag compares the key specs and features of some on the best mirrorless cameras on the market in 2015. There are plenty of mirrorless cameras out there vying for a place in the kit bags of enthusiasts ad professional photographers. As such we've had to pick out favorites, this doesn't mean any excluded cameras might not be the right option for you. Zeiss to launch three high-performance iPhone lenses. There's no shortage of smartphone camera accessory lenses out there.
But when a respected lens manufacturer like Zeiss joins the market, it's worth taking notice. The firm has used CES to announce that in partnership with ExoLens, it will launch three high-performance iPhone lenses this year. The lenses will include a wide-angle, a telephoto and a macro, and will all mount to iPhones via a screw thread on an ExoLens machined aluminum bracket. All of the lenses also incorporate the Zeiss T* antireflective coating, which helps to minimize reflections and improves the transmission of light. Zeiss says that the 0.6x wide angle (giving a 18-mm equivalent) and 2x telephoto (56-mm equivalent) use an afocal optical design, which is different to traditional interchangeable lenses for system cameras. Canon's new four million ISO video camera leaves nothing in the dark. Ever been poking around in low-light with your camera and thought, "you know what, I could really do with an extra few million ISO"?
To be honest, neither have we because such a light-sensitivity would be ludicrous for most users. Well, that hasn't stopped the folks at Canon stepping things up in a big way with its full-frame ME20F-SH, a 4,000,000 ISO HD video camera that seems sure to bring the noise. Camlet Mount connects a smartphone or tablet to your DSLR.
The integration of cameras in smartphones and tablets has seen many become accustomed to the oversized viewfinder provided by such mobile devices.
But such devices can't compete with dedicated DSLRs or mirrorless cameras when it comes to image quality and features, which is why Vancouver-based Camlet Products and New York-based IC Art NY have created the Camlet Mount to connect a mobile device to your camera. View all The mount, which is the subject of a crowdfunding campaign, connects to any standard camera hot shoe. Once the mobile device is strapped in, you can not only compose shots, but also interact with the controls on your camera through its touchscreen. Captured images can be saved to both the camera and the mobile device, and edited right on your phone or tablet.
Venture Stars. Konost wants to release a full frame digital rangefinder. Nikon Coolpix P520 Digitalkamera 3,2 Zoll schwarz: Amazon.de: Elektronik. Sigma announces world's first F1.8 constant aperture zoom lens - (Private Browsing) The Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art is the world's first F1.8 constant aperture zoom lens Image Gallery (2 images) Third-party lenses are sometimes looked down upon by the sort of photographers who insist you can only take a good photo if your lens says Canon or Nikon on it. But, not only do some outperform their branded counterparts, others do something which mean they don't even have first-party rivals. The new Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Art, for example, is the world's only zoom lens to achieve a maximum aperture F1.8 throughout the entire range. Most constant aperture zooms, even those targeted at pros, peak at F2.8 – with exceptions including the Olympus 14-35 mm F2. Sony announces new waterproof Handycam - (Private Browsing)
Sony’s new everything-proof Actioncam is definitely a worthy opponent to the likes of the GoPro HERO, although sometimes people just want a user-friendly video camera that can go in the water. Well, that’s where the Sony Handycam HDR-GW66VE comes into the picture. It’s a compact HD camcorder that can be submerged to a depth of 10 meters (33 feet) for up to an hour. Along with its imperviousness to water, the HDR-GW66VE is also dust- and dirt-proof, shockproof to a drop height of 1.5 meters (4.9 feet), and can operate in temperatures down to -10ºC (14ºF). The camera shoots at a maximum resolution of 1080p (50 fps), in a choice of AVCHD, MPEG2 or MP4 formats. Big O brings LCD viewfinder window to Outex DSLR housing system. While DSLRs give photographers great creative freedom and image quality, the cameras themselves don't cope too well with being exposed to excessive amounts of sand, mud, water or snow – which can be a pain if you get your kicks from shooting things like extreme sports.
Outex is a weather and modular waterproof housing system for DSLRs that works much like a drysuit for your camera, and can protect your gear underwater to a depth of 10 meters (33 feet). The new "Big O" adds a big Outex LCD viewfinder window to the system. SteadyWheel takes a circular approach to stabilizing video. The SteadyWheel is a circular stabilizing rig for video cameras Image Gallery (5 images) As can be seen by the increasing number of stabilizing rigs available for DSLRs and small camcorders, people don’t like shaky hand-held video.
Most of those rigs are inspired by the Steadicam Smoothee, utilizing a counter-weighted arm that extends below the gimbal-mounted camera. It’s an effective set-up, but one that’s also kind of fiddly. Fabricator and machinist Robert Stone has created something much more simple, in the form of the SteadyWheel. Skink Pinhole Pancake Objektiv Pro Kit Leica M M6 M5 MP. Fujifilm launches M-mount adapter for X-Pro1's X-mount. Fujifilm has officially unveiled its promised adapter to allow the use of Leica M-mount lenses on the X-Pro1. Unlike third-party versions, the adapter has electronic contacts for communication with the camera body, and a Function button that allows quick setting of the lens in use. To make full use of the adapter, a firmware update for the X-Pro1 (version 1.10) will be made available in June 2012.
This will allow the user to create up to six lens profiles to correct distortion, vignetting and corner colour shading (in a similar manner to the Ricoh GXR Mount A12). The camera can show framelines in its unique hybrid viewfinder for 21mm, 24mm, 28mm, and 35mm lenses; for other focal lengths the electronic viewfinder or rear screen will show a preview with 100% coverage of the field of view.
Peak Design looks to put cameras on a Leash. ProDot makes your camera's shutter button more tactile. ProDot is an adhesive silicone dot which attaches to the shutter-button of your camera, and is said to make it more tactile Image Gallery (4 images) Transcend Wi-Fi SD cards give cameras a wireless boost. Stow-Away keeps your lens caps under your DSLR. Leica reveals the Leica M and the stripped back M-E.
Since the introduction of the Leica M3 in 1954, the German camera manufacturer has generally distinguished its flagship rangefinders with numbers – prompting generations of photographers to lust after the M4, M6 or M9. Fujifilm announces X-Pro1 interchangeable lens camera system. When Fujifilm unveiled its new line-up ahead of CES 2012, there was a feeling among enthusiasts that the company was holding something back. Sure enough, the Japanese photography behemoth has now pulled back the curtain to reveal a new interchangeable lens digital camera system called the X-Pro1.
The 16 megapixel camera will be initially joined by three prime lenses when made available next month, with more to follow later on. It features a number of new digital photography developments, including a brand new sensor, a film-like color filter array and the second generation hybrid multi viewfinder first seen in the FinePix X100. Ragnar Axelsson photographer. FUJIFILM X10. Lytro. Fujifilm adds X10 to retro digital compact range.
Panasonic unveils its smallest and lightest interchangeable lens camera yet. Deutschland - Digitale Kameras - Spiegelreflex - Consumer - D7000 - Digital Cameras, D-SLR, COOLPIX, NIKKOR Lenses. FUJIFILM FinePix X100. Light Field camera.