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Fotografer.net’s New Layout, New Features Now Accessible

Starting from today (Sunday, 02/12), the new design and layout of Fotografer.net (FN)—the biggest online photography community in Southeast Asia—has been launched and is already accessible. Users, in this case the members of FN, can now enjoy the new appearance and make use of a set of new features offered.
“Smart, simple, easy, user-oriented,” said Kristupa Saragih, founder of FN, [...]

Winners of the 2012 World Press Photo Contest Announced

The 2012 World Press Photo, considered the most prestigious photo contest in photojournalism, has announced this year’s winners, with Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda (Corbis Image) won the Photo of the Year award.

Kodak Stops Digital Camera Production

Kodak is starting to reorganize its business and manage cost-cutting measures. Within the next few months, the company will stop its digital camera business.

Canon to be the Official Imaging Partner for British Fashion Council

Supporting the fashion industry, Canon Europe is becoming the Official Imaging Partner for the British Fashion Council. The service Canon provides will include a photographer center, on-site services and teams of technicians.

Too Sexy, Student’s Photo for Yearbook Rejected Three Times

Sydney Elizabeth Spies, a 18-year student of Durango High School, Colorado, has got her photos turned down by the school’s yearbook editors. Considered too sexy, the editors rejected all the three modeling photos she had submitted.

Sigma Merrill Series: 46 MP Next-Generation Cameras

Sigma Corporation of America now introduces two new cameras—the DP1 Merrill and DP2 Merrill, which stand in the line-up of the new Merrill series, which comes as Sigma’s next-generation cameras.

New Sony 500mm f/4 G SSM Super-telephoto Lens

Sony has announced its new Sony 500mm f/4 G SSM Alpha mount lens, with a dust and moisture resistant design and bright f/4.0 aperture. It is said in the press release, the SAL500F40G is the longest fixed focal length G Lens from Sony to date.
The lens is ideal for wildlife, sports and demanding imaging applications [...]

7 Stunning Lenses

With so many premium lenses out there to choose from, how do you know which ones you should add to your kit? To help you narrow down the options, here are seven stunning camera lenses from a variety of manufacturers that, according to pdnonline.com, you shouldn’t leave home without.
Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM
With its [...]

Rugged Canon PowerShot D20 for Adventuring

Canon has unveiled the follow up to the PowerShot D10 in the “robust and sporty body” of the PowerShot D20. Like the D10, the PowerShot D20 is aimed at the outdoor sports market and as such is waterproof down to 10m, shockproof from drops of 1.5m, freezeproof down to -10ºC and has been environmentally sealed [...]

Olympus OM-D Package Announced: Camera, Lenses, Accessories

Today Olympus launches the OM-D micro four thirds camera system. The new line, started by the OM-D E-M5 camera, is announced in complete package, along with supporting lenses and accessories.