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Samsung’s New Galaxy S4 Zoom: Smartphone with 10x Optical Zoom

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 [...]

New Samsung 10mm f/3.5 Fisheye Lens

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 [...]

Leica X Vario/Mini M Announced

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 [...]

Lightroom 5 Officially Released

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. [...]

Exposure 59th Edition

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 [...]

“Urang Kanekes: Baduy People,” a New Book by Don Hasman & Filomena Reiss

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 [...]

Exploring the Beauteous Natuna

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 [...]

Canon Marks Its 90-millionth EF Lens Production

In May, 2013, Canon celebrates the company manufacturing of 90 million EF interchangeable lenses. An EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM which released in September 2012 has marked the 90-Millionth unit of EF lens production on May 23, 2013.
It all started at Canon’s Utsunomiya Plant when the first EF lens for Canon EOS-series AF single-lens reflex [...]

Manfrotto Befree, Compact Tripod for Traveling

The new Befree tripod from Manfrotto offers sturdy, compact and lightweight gear designated for travel photographer. It is made from aluminum alloy material with Italian design and finishing for stylish look.
In its compact design, the tripod can be folded at just 15.75” (40 cm) long, and you can carry it into backpacks and carry-on luggage. [...]

16 Photography Communities Attending Canon-FN Gathering in Palembang

The first Canon & FotograferNet Gathering Series 2013 in Palembang was attended by at least 16 photography communities based in the capital of South Sumatra Province and its surrounding towns. Redberry Concept café at Jalan Lebar Daun, where the gathering was held last Sunday (5/26), was crowded by more than 120 FN-ers – FotograferNet (FN) [...]