Category: Announcements and Info

Adapting Your Canon DSLR Lenses to EOS R Cameras

 By Ryley Smith

 

With so many people upgrading to the Canon EOS R5, R6, R and RP, one of the biggest questions right now is “how well will my DSLR EF lenses work on my new mirrorless EOS R series camera?“. The answer is, perfectly! With a Canon EF to RF adaptor, you can use your RF lenses seamlessly with your EOS R camera. 

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Virtual Photography Gear Trade Show

 By Ryley Smith

 

Join us on May 1st, 2021 for a photography trade show, unlike anything you’ve ever experienced! Partnered with the Alberta Camera Club Alliance, our Virtual Photography Gear Trade Show is bringing everything you love about a trade show, all from the comfort of home! Enjoy a keynote presentation by Nikon Ambassador, Kristian Bogner, shop exclusive day-of-event promos from your favourite photography equipment & accessory brands, talk to reps, be entered to win prizes and more! 

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Sony 2021 World Photography Awards

 By Ryley Smith

Image by Majid Hojjati

This year’s Sony World Photography Awards have been announced with the top two winners representing how different biases are portrayed in history, culture and the community. Photographer of the Year was awarded to British documentarian Craig Easton for his series “Bank Top.” Open Photographer of the Year, a category honouring single images, was awarded to Zimbabwean photographer Tamary Kudita for her winning portrait, “African Victorian.”

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The New Canon EOS R3 is Coming!

 By Ryley Smith

 

Canon has announced some super exciting news! The development of the new Canon EOS R3! This high-performance, powerful, professional, full-frame camera is getting ready to join the current lineup of EOS R full-frame mirrorless series cameras. Representing a new category in the EOS R System, next to the EOS R5 and EOS-1D X Mark III. The camera will put great emphasis on superb AF performance and speed, with fast-moving subjects, and is being designed to meet the reliability and durability demands of professionals, even when working in challenging conditions!

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Subtle Sony Announcement

 By Ryley Smith

 

In a super subtle announcement, Sony has released updated versions of the Sony a7R III and a7R IV! These small improvements from the originals include little aesthetic changes and an improved rear LCD monitor. 

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Sony Alpha Female Season 4

 By Ryley Smith

Sony Alpha is excited to be kicking off the fourth season of Alpha Female! This outstanding program is allowing the world to see, hear and experience perspectives that make the photography and video industry even richer. Whatever your gender, ethnicity, or professional level, you can make your voice heard and contribute to our society’s understanding of the female and minority perspectives! 

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Nikon Canada Student Savings Program Now Available

 By Ryley Smith

 

Students enrolled in Media, Visual Arts, or Fine Arts program, this is your chance to take advantage of Nikon Canada’s Student Savings Program! Get great rebates on select Nikon Mirrorless cameras, Digital SLR cameras, lenses and more! The process is super easy, so get your gear and start learning now!

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Interview: Sarah Fuller – The Pencil of Nature Workshop

 By Ryley Smith

 

Fresh air, excited photographers, stunning vistas. You can experience all of this and more during Sarah Fuller’s low-tech photography workshop, The Pencil of Nature, in the Columbia Mountains! During this week-long workshop, participants will be guided through numerous low-tech photographic processes while experiencing the stunning Gold Range mountains. To learn more about this amazing, low-tech workshop, we asked Sarah a few questions and least to say, this workshop sounds outstanding! 

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Sigma’s Newest fp Camera

 By Ryley Smith

 

Bringing fun into photography, Sigma’s newest addition is small in size, big on quality, and ready to create! Welcome the new Sigma fp L! The second fp in the family, the fp L is everything you love about the Sigma fp, plus more! 

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