Sigma has announced the price and availability for its 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens, which is claimed as the world’s first standard zoom lens to achieve a maximum aperture of f/1.8 throughout the zoom range. This lens will start to be available in July for US$ 799 to add Sigma’s Art category line-ups.
Sigma lenses are [...]
Samyang has announced two new lenses a 300mm f/6.3 ED UMC CS reflex lens and a 16mm f/2.0 ED UMC CS wide-angle lens. Both lenses are dedicated for mirrorless compact and DSLR cameras which equipped with APS-C sensor. Those two lenses will start to be available in July 2013.
Samyang 300mm f/6.3 is a small-size reflex [...]
Pentax has introduced three new cameras, Pentax K-50 and K-500 mid-range DSLRs, and Q-7 compact system camera. For Pentax K-50 and Q-7, they are available in 120 color combinations to more personalize your stylish Pentax camera body.
Pentax K-50 is the successor for K-30 with the key feature of a 16.28 MP APS-C CMOS sensor. It [...]
Samsung Electronics has today announced its new product, Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. It is claimed as the first smartphone offering 10x optical zoom, even the most powerful smartphone-camera hybrid on the market nowadays.
The 10x optical zoom is combined with a 16-MP BSI CMAS sensor, optical image stabilization and a Xenon Flash with, of course, the [...]
Samsung has announced 10mm f/3.5 fisheye lens which is designed for NX system cameras. This lens is dedicated for wider shooting in 180-degree diagonal angle of view technology. At just 71 grams in weight and 59 mm diameter, this lens is claimed as the perfect choice for lightweight travel and outdoor shooting.
Its 10mm focal length [...]
A teaser on Leica website last May regarding the new Leica Mini M camera announcement is finally revealed today. Boasts the same features as rumored previously, the new Leica Mini M or X Vario camera is priced at US$ 2,850.
Features a 16.5-MP (effective 16.1 MP) APS-C CMOS image sensor and Leica Vario-Elmar 28-70mm f/3.5-6.4 ASPH [...]
After releasing a public beta around two months ago, Adobe today has officially released Photoshop Lightroom 5. This new image editing software is available for Windows and Mac OS.
The latest version offers some major new features as well as a number of minor features, which are all designed to make it more powerful and efficient. [...]
59th Edition Contents:
Inspiring & Motivating
Photography should not be just lovely & enjoyable
On Wedding Photography
So challenging that we need to know dos & don’ts
The Forgotten Hero
He should be a hero, but he is ignored and forgotten
Environment through Lenses
Let photos talk about our environment conditions
Beautiful & Peaceful Ambon
Capturing landscapes and people in the capital of Moluccas
Canon-FN Workshop [...]
A new book entitled “Urang Kanekes: Baduy People” by Don Hasman and Filomena Reiss was already launched last week in Jakarta. The 111-page book contains two parts; Part I, authored by Don Hasman, comprises photos and text describing Baduy daily life and their customs; and authored by Filomena Reiss, Part II consists of photos and [...]
As one of the most outer territories in Indonesia, Natuna seems to be disregarded. As a matter of fact, the region which is located in Kepulauan Riau Province treasures a lot of nature beauty with its people hospitality.
A photo hunting organized by FotograferNet (familiarly called FN), the biggest online photography community in Southeast Asia, has [...]