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New Guide in Making Macro & Close-up Photos

If you have a passion in macro and close-up photography, you can consider to get a new book entitled Up Close: A Guide to Macro & Close Up Photography. Written by Andrew S. Gibson and published by Craft & Vision, this 88-page-spread e-book is packed with a detailed look at this unique style of photography.
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Associated Press Launches Photography Venture in Entertainment Industry

Partnering with a number of celebrity photographers, The Associated Press has just launched a Invision, a photography agency which aims to provide “inside access to the entertainment industry”.

iPhone To Feature New Lens Design

Apple is currently applying a patent for its next iPhone’s design—particularly on its camera. According to the application, it is likely that the next generation of iPhone would feature several new lens design options.

Schneider Kreuznach Announces New Micro Four Thirds Lenses

Schneider Kreuznach is announcing its new lens—the 14mm f/2.0 Super-Angulon Micro Four Tirds wide-angle lens. Equivalent to a 28mm lens, the new wide-angle lens features auto-focus and aperture control.

“Unseen” Gaddafi Photos Unearthed for London Show

Previously unseen photographs and documents, recovered from state intelligence buildings controlled by Libyan dictator Colonel Gaddafi, will go on show in London this week. “Through carefully collated photographs, documents, artefacts and video, this exhibition will shed light on the recent history of Libya,” say organisers.
“The exhibition will highlight photography’s role in recording and documenting an [...]

East Borneo Photography Gathering: Street Hunting, Fun, Togetherness

Photography enthusiasts in Balikpapan held a photography gathering on Sunday (17/6). Organized by members of (FN), the Gathering & Street Hunting was attended by more than 200 photography lovers from Balikpapan and the nearby cities.

Workshop Balikpapan: Theories & Practices to be Creative in Fashion Photography

The 2012 Canon-FN Series has been successfully held in Balikpapan on Saturday (6/16) at Violan Room, Aston Hotel Balikpapan. Themed “How to be A Creative Fashion Photographer”, the workshop was presented by Darius Manihuruk—experienced fashion and commercial photographer.

70D, 7D Mark II, D600?

Rumors are as usual still around for next Canon and Nikon cameras. The latest ones say that Canon will release two cameras, namely Canon EOS 70D and 7D Mark II.
As Canon has merged 1D and 1Ds series into 1D X, it is rumored that the current 60D and 7D will be merged into 70D, becoming [...]

New Sigma 18-250mm Lens: Wide Angle, Telephoto, Macro

Sigma Corporation of America has just announced its new 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM lens. This compact high zoom ratio lens covers wide angle, telephoto and macro photography, making it a very versatile lens.
By revolutionising the optical and structural design of the Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM, this new lens achieves a compact [...]

Nikon Unveils Two New Lenses

Nikon Inc. has just unveiled two new lens series added to the legendary Nikkor lineup—the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR and the AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR. Both lenses will be available by the end of June.