“Pandora’s Camera” is the first English translation of a renowned collection of essays by Joan Fontcuberta’s “La cámara de Pandora” (2010). Joan Fontcuberta is a Catalan contemporary photographer, artist, curator, writer and teacher, recipient of the 2013 Hasselblad Award in Photography and awarded the National Essay Prize.
The 192-page book consists of 16 essays in which he [...]
Ricoh Imaging has announced the latest addition to the Q-series cameras line-up named Pentax Q-S1, which is claimed as one of the world’s smallest and lightest digital cameras with interchangeable lenses. At the same time, a new ultra-wide angle zoom lens HD Pentax DA645 28-45mm f/4.5 ED AW SR is also introduced.
Q-S1 is an ideal [...]
Canon has introduced two new compact, superzoom cameras, namely PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS digital cameras. The new PowerShot SX520 HS boasts 42x optical zoom lens (equivalent to 24-1008mm), while the SX400 IS with 30x optical zoom (equivalent to 24-720mm). SX520 HS and SX400 IS offer budget-friendly price at only US$ 399.99 for [...]
Approximately 300 Fotografer.net (FN) members and photography enthusiasts in Jakarta crowded the streets around Bundaran HI area in the morning today (7/30). They gathered in a fun photo hunting event called “Jakarta Sepi” (deserted Jakarta).
This annual event is always organized in Eid al-Fitr holiday, when most of Jakarta’s people are back to their hometowns. Participants [...]
Ricoh Inc. has introduced a special edition model of the original Pentax K-3, Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition. This limited-edition model features a sleek, gunmetal gray body with a BG-5 battery grip designed exclusively for the K-3 which makes it a perfect match for the HD Pentax DA Limited lens series. K-3 Prestige Edition is priced [...]
Dani, an ethnic group residing in the highland of Baliem Valley, is one of the most well-known ethnic groups in Papua. It is also one of the most populous tribes in the highlands. “Dani: The Highlander” tells us a visual witness from a Tour Operator and photography enthusiast, Evi Aryati Arbay, depicting her experience in [...]
Hasselblad has launched a 50-MP CMOS back designed to work on almost every Hasselblad V camera made by the company since 1957. Hasselblad CFV-50c provides V System users with a unique opportunity to benefit from latest digital capture technology, including outstanding ISO capability.
Its CMOS sensor offers improved noise reduction and sensitivity with a maximum ISO [...]
The first ever Drone Photography Competition was recently launched by Dronestagram (a website that allows drone photography hobbyists to share their photos and videos), in collaboration with National Geographic France and GoPro. It was open for photographers and aerial photography enthusiasts around the world.
The response was very enthusiastic; about 1,500 pictures were submitted for the [...]
Ricoh Imaging has announced a superzoom camera with a powerful 52-time optical zoom lens in its compact and portable body, named Pentax XG-1. It is designed as perfect partner for beginners who are looking for a step up from a compact camera. It covers ultra-wide-angle (24mm) to super-telephoto (1248mm) ranges and 1cm close-up shooting in [...]
Air foto network, in collaboration with Dinas Koperasi Usaha Kecil Menengah dan Perindustrian Perdagangan (Bandung Office for Cooperatives, Small and Medium Enterprises, Trade and Industry), is organizing a photo exhibition which highlights creative industries in Bandung. Entitled “Bandung Nu Urang,” it will be held on Saturday (7/19) at Taman Foto Bandung, Jl. Taman Cempaka, Bandung.