Category: Photo Community

Upcoming CAPA Events

 By Ryley Smith

 

The Canadian Association for Photographic Art (CAPA) has two exciting events coming up this February! As part of the Exposure Photography Festival, CAPA has put together an exhibition called CAPA MY COUNTRY, which focuses on Canadian identity through the eyes of CAPA members. CAPA is also hosting a Judging Course for those looking to take the next step in their photographic journey!

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Avenue Magazine’s Calgarians We Love – Leah Hennel

 By Ryley Smith

 

Avenue Magazine put together a list of Calgarians We Love, and The Camera Store was thrilled to see that long-time friend, Leah Hennel, was on the list! Leah is an exceptionally accomplished photojournalist, who since the pandemic, has released her most recent book, Along The Western Front, photographed for AHS and documented the Tokyo Olympics! Her passion for photojournalism is undeniable, and we are so proud to see her on the list of Calgarians We Love because we love her too!

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Capture One 22 is Finally Here!

 By Ryley Smith

 

Capture One 22 is finally here! After months of anticipation, Capture One 22 and all of its new capabilities are here for you to enjoy! With an updated performance architecture, support for the latest cameras, two of the most requested features, HDR merging and Panorama stitching, and more, this is the most exciting Capture One moment of the year! 

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2021 Japan Photo Contest Winners

 By Ryley Smith

 

The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary has announced the winners of the 7th annual Japan Photo Contest! There were an outstanding 168 photo entries from people across Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Northwest Territories! The judges had quite the tough, but enjoyable time choosing. The Camera Store is happy to have helped sponsor the Consulate-General of Japan and the 2021 Japan Photo Contest. Congratulations to all the winners!

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New Lumix Full Frame Lens

 By Ryley Smith

 

Panasonic has excitedly announced their latest addition to the Full Frame L-Mount family! Time to welcome the new large-aperture wide fixed focal length lens, the Lumix S 35mm F1.8! This new lens is the fourth Lumix S series with an F1.8 fixed focal length. It features a common size and position of control parts along with a similar center of gravity, making it easy to exchange lenses quickly with minimum balance adjustments. Compact and lightweight, with Lumix’s excellent S Series standard, the Lumix S 35mm F1.8 is versatile from landscapes to portraits, videos to snapshots! 

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The Canon EOS R Road Trip Is Back Again!

 By Ryley Smith

 

The Canon Creator Lab is coming back to Calgary! The Canon Road Trip is a one-of-a-kind experience that will give you the chance to take the EOS R5 or R6, plus a variety of the latest RF lenses out for a spin! We will have our TCS Crew out at some of the locations to help you and give you pointers, alongside the Canon specialists. This is, by far, the best way to test out the amazing EOS R System in beautiful shooting environments around Calgary!

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Fujifilm Days

 By Ryley Smith

 

Welcome to our Fujifilm Days! Fujifilm is helping us celebrate our 25th Anniversary in tons of exciting ways that you can take part in now! From a special Fujifilm + KEH Gear Buying Event to inspirational presentations, giveaways and sales! If you love Fujifilm and The Camera Store, this is your week to celebrate!

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Sony Instagram Dream Contest!

 By Ryley Smith

 

To help us celebrate our 25th Anniversary, Sony is sponsoring an Instagram contest! The prize is a $1000 Sony Credit to spend at The Camera Store on your dream Sony camera or lens. All you have to do to enter is follow the steps below by Sept. 30th, 2021

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