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LEE Swatch – Lighting App for iPhone and Android

 By Evelyn Drake

 

We just discovered the LEE Swatch – Lighting App for iPhone and Android. It’s a free app that takes the guesswork out of using LEE gels for photo and video lighting. It’s not new by any stretch. But it’s pretty slick and handy. Slide through the swatch colours for inspiration, then tap to add to your palette. Review detailed information about each colour, including spectral charts. Professionally designed palettes to get you started, plus the tools you need day-to-day.

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Introducing the Canon EOS-1DX Mark III and 2 New RF Lenses

 By Ryley Smith

Just announced, two new lenses and a camera just joined the Canon family. Now, I am not talking just any kind of new lenses or camera. I’m talking about the new, RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS, the first lens to feature defocus smoothing, the RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM, the world’s smallest and lightest lens in its class, and finally, Canon has announced the development of the new EOS-1DX Mark III! Since I have you hooked now, let’s dive deeper into all the details Canon gave us on these three new products.

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New: World’s Smallest Mirrorless Camera, SIMGA fp!

 By Ryley Smith

 

In a day full of announcements, SIGMA comes rolling in with a big one! The SIGMA fp, the world’s smallest and lightest mirrorless digital camera (as of July 2019) with a full-frame image sensor. For this pocketable full frame, it is all about portability and power. Let’s check out the details that really make this a small and powerful camera! 

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The Big Three – Sigma Lenses

 By Evelyn Drake

 

Sigma has three professional-quality F2.8 zoom lenses including a wide, standard and telephoto lens that are known in the photography community as “The Big Three”. This selection covers a great focal range with F2.8 brightness throughout. These three lenses are made to be durable, high-end models featuring high performance for professional use.

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Just Announced: Fujifilm X-Pro3 Rangefinder

 By Ryley Smith

 

If you have not heard the news yet, Fujifilm just announced in a livestream the development of the X-Pro3 Rangefinder at the Fujifilm X Summit in Tokyo, Japan, earlier today. Keeping the excitement rolling, Fujifilm teased lots of wicked new designs and features, including a strong but lightweight titanium body in three colours, a hidden LCD screen and a 10th film simulation. 

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New Fujifilm X-A7 Mirrorless For Under $900

 By Evelyn Drake


Who is a sleek, retro-styled mirrorless camera with a fully articulating screen, and a refined autofocus system in a kit for under $900? It’s me, the Fujifilm X-A7!

Fujifilm just announced a new little camera that is their entry-level competitor against other new mirrorless cameras in the 24-megapixel range. (i.e. Sony A6100, Canon M50, etc.) They say it is designed to attract new photographers or people who have been primarily photographing with their phones. 

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Remembering Peter Lindbergh & Robert Frank

 By Ryley Smith

 

As many people in the photo community already know, it is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to two of the most influential photographers of our time, Peter Lindbergh and Robert Frank. Our condolences to the friends and family of these remarkable photographers. If you have not heard the news, or are not really sure who these photographers are, let me quickly enlighten you. 

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