The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) teamed up with DeepSea Power & Light to create a new underwater camera that records 4K/60p video at up to 4,000 meters beneath the ocean's surface.
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The new AF 135mm F1.8 FE lens is set to ship in March 2022 for an MSRP of $999.
Announced just before CES, the HP Dragonfly G3 notebook promises many improvements to usability, including a 3:2 display, new keyboard and larger trackpad. Early hands-on reviews of HP's latest compact notebook are positive.
Film Friday: Light Lens Lab shows off its new 35mm F2 collapsible lens for Leica M-mount and screw mount cameras
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Chinese lens manufacturer Light Lens Lab has shown off a prototype of its forthcoming 35mm F2 collapsible lens, which is set to be released in the coming months for the Leica L39 screw mount.
Jan 27, 2022 at 20:37
In preparation for the Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, BBC Sport has released a promotional video to get viewers excited. It's not just any video, though, it's a brilliant stop motion video that combines impressive craftsmanship, photographic skills and creativity.
Jan 27, 2022 at 18:35
Edit.Photo is free from cookies, pop-ups, accounts, ads and tracking. In addition to basic cropping, it offers filters and an array of fine-tuning features including brightness, contrast, saturation, exposure, color temperature, clarity, vignette and more.
mobileJan 27, 2022 at 16:28
The global Redmi Note 11 lineup lacks the Note 11 Pro Plus found in China, but adds a Note 11S device that manages to pack Samsung's 109MP HM2 sensor inside a rather affordable device. Meanwhile, the Note 11 Pro 5G offers a handful of flagship features at a mid-range price point.
Share your best iPhone macro photos for a chance to be featured across Apple's social media and ad campaigns
Jan 27, 2022 at 15:47
Apple has launched a new 'Shot on iPhone Challenge,' this time focusing on macro shots captured with the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
sample galleryJan 27, 2022 at 14:00
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Fujifilm's X-mount, Chris and Joran from DPReview TV took to the streets with the original X-mount camera: the X-Pro1. Check out their sample gallery to see how its image quality stacks up ten years later.
Jan 26, 2022 at 17:52
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope has been decades in the making. The ambitious telescope launched from French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 rocket on Christmas morning, and about a month later, it has entered its final orbital position 1.5 million kilometers from Earth.
Jan 26, 2022 at 15:01
The new series of magnetic clip-on ND filters are designed to solve X pattern cross-polarisation and add to your ND effects. Revoring also expands to include a circular polarizer as well as metal front and back caps.
videoJan 26, 2022 at 15:00
This month marks the 10th anniversary of Fujifilm's X-mount camera system. To celebrate, Chris takes a new look at the system's first camera, the Fujifilm X-Pro1, and discovers that it holds up quite well a decade later.
Jan 25, 2022 at 20:09
Digi Swap is a new gadget that attaches an iPhone to the back of a film camera, letting you shoot digital photos through an analog camera. It will be fully unveiled at the upcoming CP+ show in Japan.
Ricoh's new Theta X 360º camera features 2.55" touchscreen, interchangeable battery and Micro SD card slot
Jan 25, 2022 at 19:02
Ricoh has announced the details of its new Theta X 360-degree camera, revealing a device that's more standalone than any of its Theta predecessors thanks to a built-in touchscreen, an interchangeable battery and a Micro SD card slot.
Jan 25, 2022 at 15:59
BCN Retail (BCN+R) announced the BCN Awards winners, showing how the Japanese camera market shaped up in 2021. The summary shows that Canon and Sony continue to perform well. Are there any surprises in the data?
Jan 25, 2022 at 14:00
After introducing a way to look at compositional elements, nature photographer Erez Marom suggests a way of balancing these elements to enable the creation of a better composed landscape image.
DJI's new firmware update gives the Mavic 3 more of its missing features, including panorama mode and more
Jan 24, 2022 at 15:47
When DJI released the Mavic 3 series, quite a few key features were missing. The latest firmware update gives users the ability to capture panoramic shots and digitally zoom in on subjects when recording regular video — among many other upgrades.
lens newsJan 24, 2022 at 15:38
The 500mm F8 lens is fully manual and features the signature 'donut-shaped' bokeh reflex lenses are known to produce due to their unique design. The lens is available with mount options for Canon EF, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F, Nikon Z and Sony E mount camera systems.
Jan 24, 2022 at 14:15
The winners and finalists for the 10th annual Ocean Art Underwater competition have been announced. This gallery showcases the best imagery from thousands of entries from more than 80 countries.
Jan 22, 2022 at 15:00
Is there something special about the depth-of-field offered by medium format? Chris and Jordan look closely at the effect of format size on depth-of-field to find out.
Video: NFL collaborates with drone pilot to create this mesmerizing flight through the Las Vegas Strip ahead of Pro Bowl 2022
videoJan 21, 2022 at 15:45
In anticipation of the National Football League's Pro Bowl 2022, drone pilot Johnny FPV and the NFL recently collaborated on a video clip that takes you on a whirlwind trip through the Las Vegas strip.
Jan 21, 2022 at 15:44
Hubble has observed a black hole at the center of a dwarf galaxy that is fueling the creation of new stars rather than destroying or preventing their formation. The black hole may hold the key to understanding the origin of black holes in the early Universe.
Update: Questioning the value of 'mass production and mass sales,' Ricoh is looking to take a more direct-to-consumer approach in Japan
Jan 21, 2022 at 14:43
In a statement shared on Ricoh Imaging Co's website, company President Noboru Akahane said the company is looking to 'renew its manufacturing and sales structure in Japan on April 1, 2022' and will connect 'with customers using "digital" methods and "studio-style" manufacturing.'
Jan 21, 2022 at 14:00
In his latest essay on 35mmc, film photographer Matthew Wright breaks down whether or not it's worth it to bulk-load and self-develop rolls of cinema film for 35mm stills shooting in the midst of rising film stock prices and supply chain constraints.
Jan 20, 2022 at 18:07
Meta, the company that owns Facebook and Instagram, is looking at ways to allow its users to create and sell NFTs on its platforms. No timeline is clear for when Meta would plan to implement the support on Facebook and Instagram, but it seems it's only a matter of time.
Jan 20, 2022 at 16:00
A new drone, called the 'Sea-Air Integrated Drone,' is the first that can fly in the air and be deployed underwater.
camera newsJan 20, 2022 at 14:21
Vision Research has announced the Phantom S991 high-speed camera. While not its fastest camera, the S991 offers a unique blend of speed and resolution thanks to a new and improved fiber cable technology.
In this photo gallery we're taking a visual tour of the M11, and comparing it against two classic M-mount rangefinders, the M4-P from the 1980s, and the M7 – Leica's first true electronic multi-mode rangefinder, from the early 2000s.
Jan 19, 2022 at 17:34
Steve Schapiro, known for his memorable Civil Rights photojournalism, died on Saturday at age 87 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Canon is shutting down its Zhuhai factory in south China, citing low compact camera demand and chip shortages
Jan 19, 2022 at 15:34
After reports Canon was going to partially shutter its Zhuhai factory, DPReview has confirmed with Canon Inc. that it will shut down its Zhuhai factory in south China, which is responsible for the production of compact cameras and some video equipment.
videoJan 19, 2022 at 12:00
Jordan from DPReview TV was pretty stoked to learn about the EOS R5C, a Cinema EOS motion picture camera and an EOS R5 stills camera all in one. Find out what he thinks of this new hybrid model based on what we know so far.
Jan 19, 2022 at 12:00
The Canon EOS R5C looks a lot like an EOS R5 with a fan mounted on the back. Its greatest weakness stems from the degree to which this is true but so, perhaps, does its greatest strength.
camera newsJan 19, 2022 at 12:00
Canon has announced the EOS R5C, the newest member of both its EOS line of still cameras and its Cinema EOS motion picture system. It effectively combines an EOS R5 mirrorless camera with a pro-level Cinema EOS camera, all in a single body, and provides use case-specific operation right down to the menu system.
lens newsJan 19, 2022 at 04:01
Nikon has officially announced the Z 400mm F2.8 TC VR S – a professional telephoto prime lens for the mirrorless Z mount. Click through for more information.
Sunshine, showers, fog and a civil rights march - it must be January in Seattle. Since it was launched last week we've been out and about with the Leica M11, and we've prepared a gallery of samples from our pre-production camera. Click through to check them out.
Jan 18, 2022 at 18:13
Capture One has announced that it is no longer selling brand-specific versions of Capture One. The company has also revealed plans to offer existing customers the latest version of Capture One Pro.
Jan 18, 2022 at 18:08
Sony and the World Photography Organization have announced the shortlist for their Student & Youth awards. We've rounded up some of the shortlisted photos into a gallery.
Jan 18, 2022 at 13:43
Japanese photo site Digital Camera Life (DC Life) has discovered the sensor inside Sony's flagship a1 camera is the IMX610, a full-frame backside-illuminated sensor that appears to be exclusive to Sony.
Jan 18, 2022 at 12:55
What took 12 hours of training two years ago can now be achieved using a single off-the-shelf NVIDIA RTX GPU in roughly five seconds. NVIDIA researchers have demonstrated near-instant training of neural graphics primitives using an adaptable multiresolution hash encoding method.
videoJan 17, 2022 at 16:23
Director and photographer Simon Meyer has taken to TikTok to show off how he creates his unusual collection of DIY 'lenses' made from various household objects, including potatoes, toilet paper rolls, shoes and even an Elmo stuffed animal.
Video: Mesmerizing clip shows nighttime hyperlapse light painting made with Mavic 2 Pro and 3 Cine drones
Jan 17, 2022 at 16:02
Greek creative duo Inva + Sla managed to capture a hyperlapse with light painting at night using Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 3 Cine drones.
Jan 17, 2022 at 15:00
Etsy seller CameraTins' is selling a full-sized Nikon F replica made entirely from wood. The kit includes the camera body as well as a replica Nikkor 55mm F1.2 lens.
Jan 17, 2022 at 14:00
The Leica M11 is a great platform for M-mount lenses, but arguably, its modern capabilities bring into question the future of a camera that builds so much on heritage.
The M11 is the latest in the Leica's series of rangefinder cameras, which date back to the early years of the 20th century. While it may look like Leicas of the past, it offers technology that 20th Century film photographers could never have imagined.
videoJan 15, 2022 at 15:00
Can you get a great lens for $125? We tested the 7Artisans 55mm F1.4 to find out. How does this budget friendly lens compare to the medium- and high-end lenses we usually review?
sample galleryJan 15, 2022 at 15:00
This week our team at DPReview TV tested the 7Artisans 55mm F1.4 Mark II, a budget APS-C lens. Check out their sample gallery to see how how it performs.
Video: The Canon Tsuzuri Project combines Canon's state-of-the-art technologies to recreate Japanese masterpieces
Jan 14, 2022 at 19:20
The Canon Tsuzuri Project, started in 2007, uses Canon's products and technology to create highly-detailed, accurate facsimiles of important Japanese masterpieces.
lens newsJan 14, 2022 at 15:55
Let's be honest—these aren't going to have the best image quality. But for only $75 for the 10mm F8 fisheye and $60 for the 27mm F2.8 prime lens, Rockstar is driving a hard bargain for both of the compact prime lenses.
SponsoredJan 14, 2022 at 15:00
In this video we are joined by Atola Visuals to get an in depth look at the DJI OM5 - a powerful 3-axis gimbal for smartphone videographers and vloggers.
Jan 14, 2022 at 14:00
An eagle-eyed Redditor has pointed out that Fujifilm's 'new' Fujicolor 200 film stock has very similar color characteristics as Kodak's Gold 200 color negative film, suggesting the recent release might well be white-labeled Kodak film.
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