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Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 DI VC USD: Price & Availability Announced

Tamron has just announced the price and availability of its recently announced SP 70-200mm f/2.8 DI VC USD lens. The lens will be available for Canon, Nikon, and Sony Alpha mounts.
Unveiled at Photokina 2012 in Germany on September, the telephoto zoom lens will be available for Canon mount starting November 30, 2012; the price is [...]

“Champagne” Cameras to Celebrate Lomography’s 20th Anniversary

Lomography has launched a number of cameras themed “Champagne” to celebrate the company’s 20th anniversary. The cameras are inspired by the elegance of sparkling champagne.
According to ephotozine.com, Champagne edition camera is available in four models: Diana F+ Cuvée Prestige for medium format photos priced for US$ 101.65, Diana Mini Premier Cru with 35mm lens priced [...]

Canon’s New EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM & EF 35mm f/2 IS USM Lenses

Canon has just widened its lens line with new EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM and EF 35mm f/2 IS USM lenses. Both are expected to be available in December 2012.
The EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM is the latest addition of Canon’s L-series, added with a new macro function allowing shooting up to 0.7x maximum magnification. [...]

Techart Canon EOS EF Mount Adapter for Sony NEX Cameras

If you want to use Canon EOS EF/EF-S lenses on your Sony NEX camera body, it is not impossible now since there is an adapter to do so. Techart Canon EOS EF/EF-S to Sony NEX Adapter fully supports autofocus (USM and non-USM), aperture adjustment, and image stabilization.

AF supports when using Canon EF lens (USM and [...]

Nikon Unveils D5200 with 24-MP Sensor, 39-point AF, Wireless Port

Nikon has just announced the latest mid-range DSLR camera, D5200. The camera features 24.1 MP DX-format CMOS sensor, 2.016-pixel RGB metering sensor, capable to shoot 5 fps at full resolution, ISO range between 100 and 6400 which is extendable to 25600.
Its 3-inch vary-angle LCD monitor is capable to flip, tilt, or turn the swivel monitor [...]

“Orangutan: Rhyme & Blues” Photo Exhibition: A Swing for Justice

In recent years, the existence of orangutan in Indonesia is endangered. Yet, orangutan is playing the important role in keeping forest ecosystem and has the positive effect to humankind. This condition has touched Regina Safri, a Yogyakarta-based photojournalist, to convey her concern through a photo exhibition as a medium of campaign.
“I raise the theme on [...]

2500 Photographers in 49 Cities Simultaneously Doing Street Photography

More than 2500 photography enthuiasts in 49 cities or towns in Indonesia and Japan has today (November 4) held a street photo hunting simultaneously under a label called “FN Street Hunting 2012.” They wandered around the streets to capture and document visually a piece of life in their own city/town.
In every city or town, this [...]

Exposure 52nd Edition

52nd Edition Contents:

Time-lapsing with DIY Gears
Time-lapse photography with homemade supporting equipments
Creative iPhoneography
It’s not about techniques, it’s about creativity
A Fading-away Tradition
“Manoe Pucok” in Aceh starts being abandoned
Shooting Sunrise & Sunset in Indonesia
Techniques may be the same, but taste and significance may not
Canon-FN Workshop & Gathering
Lampung dan Medan mendapatkan giliran
Canon EOS M & Samsung Galaxy Camera
Bulan ini [...]

Nikon Photo Contest: Entries Started from December 1

Nikon has announced  a call for entries to its international Nikon Photo Contest 2012-2013. Entries can be submitted from December 1, 2012 through February 28, 2013. The contest is open to all amateur and professional photographers, regardless of sex, age, or nationality.
In this 34th contest, Nikon has added a category for video, “Motion Snapshot,” taken [...]

Family Reinterpreted, a KPY Photo Exhibition

Family is a basic social unit consisting of parents and their children, considered as a group, whether dwelling together or not. That’s what dictionary says.  It is far more than that, however, when some photographers actualize their interpretation on a “family” through their works showcased in “We Are All Family” photo exhibition.
The idea of family [...]