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How Zuckerberg Hired Photographers for His Wedding

Mark Zuckerberg—CEO of Facebook, really knows how to avoid exaggerated publicity for his wedding and to keep it secret until the D-day. The strategy he applied worked not only on the invited guests but also on the two photographers shooting the event—who had no idea they were actually going to shoot the wedding of one of the world’s most influential figures.

Using Canon 5D Mk III with New Nauticam Housing

NA-5DMkIII, Nauticam’s new underwater housing custom built for Canon EOS 5D Mark III, has already been announced, and some test images taken with the setup has been posted on the company’s website.

“We took the awesome Canon 5D Mark III for a swim this week in Bonaire, and have some shots to share with you. I’ll [...]

Pentax’s New K-30 Weatherproof Camera & New 50mm f/1.8 Lens

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation has just announced the launch of Pentax K-30, its new weather, dust and cold resistant mid-level DSLR camera. This 16-Megapixel camera is said to be ideal for photographers with active ourdoor lifestyles.
“Whether enjoying outdoor activities such as hiking in the Rocky Mountains or on vacation cruising along on the Maid [...]

Photos from the Rare Solar Eclipse

The rare event, happening on May 20, was a “once-in-a-generation” occurrence as the moon passes in front of the sun—creating a golden ring known as the “Ring of Fire”.

Alternative Photo of “The Beatles on Abbey Road” Going for Auction

The alternative photo showed several differences from the popular one taking the hit. It is expected that the piece should fetch at least £9,000 when auctioned.

“Photoshop CS6: The Missing Manual” – a Friendly Guide

The new and improved Photoshop CS6 is truly amazing, but it can also be overwhelming if you’re just getting started. Fortunately, “Photoshop CS6: The Missing Manual” makes learning the latest edition of this popular photo-editing program a breeze.

Expert author Lesa Snider explains things in a friendly, conversational style—without technical jargon. “This edition features all new [...]

Kate Moss Donates Semi-naked Photo for Charity

Supermodel Kate Moss has donated a semi-naked photograph of herself to raise cash for charity at an auction last week.
The 2006 portrait, by Norwegian fashion photographer Sølve Sundsbø, will be sold as part of Bonham’s Photographs auction in London.
A spokesperson for the auction house said: “Donated by the British supermodel herself, this photograph will be [...]

Sony Unveils 2 16MP Cameras: SLT-A37 & NEX-F3

Sony has just released details of new 16-megapixel cameras that will be added to the SLR Alpha and NEX line-ups: the SLT-A37 and the NEX-F3. Both models feature  16.1 effective megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensors and  the latest BIONZ image processors, and both are claimed to be able to record  detailed, low noise stills [...]

Redesigned Facebook Mobile Gives Photo 3x Bigger View

Facebook is adopting a new application for mobile site which offers the view of photos at 2 times bigger than the previous mobile display. In other words, the photos uploaded and viewed on Facebook will now appear full width.

StillShot App for iPhone Captures Hi-res Photo from Video

Developed by Macadamia Apps—a premier real time visual effects and image processing apps company, StillShot allows people capture photo from a mtion pictures (video) previously captured using their iPhone.