63rd Edition Contents:
An Effort to Win
Tips from an award-winning photographer to win photo contest
Tiny Creatures: Up-close and Personal
Not only shooting and enjoying, but also knowing these lovely tiny creatures
Dreadlock Hair but not Rastafarians
It grows mysteriously, and it is a bad luck. A cutting ritual is required
Crossing Bridges 10, several photographers from 7 countries [...]
GoPro has launched the smaller and lighter version for GoPro Hero3, named GoPro Hero3+. The new GoPro Hero3+ comes in two version; Black and Silver edition.
GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition is 20% smaller, lighter and 30% longer battery life than GoPro Hero3. The Black Edition includes a Wi-Fi Remote which enables to control up to 50 [...]
New Reflecta RPL 306 LED is a continuous studio lighting kit with 306 bright dimmable LEDs. It is not just cooler compared to a conventional studio lights, but also less power consumption and gives longer life.
The 306 is very light in weight (1200 g) since it has external power adapter. Other features are 6.500K color [...]
Olloclip has introduced an additional quick-connect lenses and case for the new iPhone 5S. Olloclip uses precision ground glass multi-element optic for the lenses and its barrels are made from anodized aircraft grade aluminum. And its attachment is made from a soft plastic material to ensure a secure fit when attached to iPhone.
Olloclip 3-in-one photo [...]
Tokina seems to want to challenge cinema lens market with its latest product, AT-X 16-28mm T3.0. According to DPReview, this lens is the refinement to AT-X 16-2.8mm f/2.8 Pro FX now coming with manual focus, redesigned focus, zoom and aperture rings, and readable scales.
This lens has aperture T3.0 to T22 (equivalent to f/2.8 to f/22). [...]
Submission for Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) 2013 photo contest will be closed on October 1, and you still have a week to submit your entries. This contest is run by photographers for photographers and open for all photographers worldwide at all ages.
TPOTY 2013 offers £ 5,000 for the overall winner, a range of [...]
Some say that position always determines the result, as well as in macro photography. Shooting angle or shooting position is very essential to create a good macro photo. If you make a little shift, it will result in different picture. It is caused by DoF (Depth of Field).
The best angle is 90-degree, or simply align [...]
Fantasea has introduced an underwater housing for the new Canon PowerShot G16, named FG16. It is not just ideal for underwater, but also for outdoor photography since it is shock resistant and protects the camera from water, sand, dust, frost and other damaging elements.
FG16 is made from durable injection molded polycarbonate material with double O-ring [...]
Alexander Komarov, an Ukranian camera collector, was arrested by the Security Service of Ukraine in Eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk for possessing two F-21 (Ajax-12) cameras. The F-21 is a famous Soviet-made photo camera for concealed use (espionage) made by the Krasnogorsk Mechanical Factory (KMF) in 1951 to mid-1990s.
As noted by Komarov in his website, [...]
Initiated by the Directorate General of Water Resources, Ministry of Public Works, a photo competition entitled “Bersama Menjaga Sungai” (Together We Save River) offers prize of IDR 26 millions in total. It is free to enter for all Indonesian citizens and anyone residing in Indonesia.
Each submission may contain three photos in printed format (10R) and [...]