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Leica FOTOS 2.0 App Now Available for Download

21 Nov 2019 - 17:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

With the newly announced Leica FOTOS 2.0 app, Leica owners can integrate their day-to-day photographic lives and journeys even more effectively into their mobile iOS or Android devices, allowing more flexibility and freedom in sharing their creative images.

The new version of the Leica FOTOS App is available in two varieties: Free and Pro. While the Free option is still offered at no charge for iPhone and Android smartphones, photographers wishing to do more with their mobile connected photography can subscribe to Leica FOTOS Pro.

Leica FOTOS (Version 2.0) is available beginning today from the Apple App Store and Google Play. Leica FOTOS 2.0 replaces all previously released, camera-specific Leica Apps.

Adobe Reveals 2019/2020 Roadmap for Photoshop on iPad

21 Nov 2019 - 16:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Adobe have just published a blog post outlining the product roadmap for Photoshop on iPad, revealing what they have planned for later this year and in the first half of 2020.

New features coming in 2019 include Select Subject and Cloud documents. In the first half of 2020, Adobe will add Refine Edge, Curves and Adjustment Layer Options, Brush sensitivity and Rotate Canvas, and Lightroom Integration.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Review

21 Nov 2019 - 15:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Olympus have finally updated their enthusiast camera model with the launch of the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III, but is is any good? Find out now by reading our review of the E-M5 Mark III mirrorless camera, complete with full-size sample images and videos.

Nik Collection 2.3 by DxO Adds 10 Iconic Black-and-white Films

20 Nov 2019 - 14:15 from feeds2.feedburner.com

In the new Nik Collection 2.3, DxO has now added 10 new iconic black-and-white films to the Silver Efex Pro 2 plugin, plus 42 new presets and Improved support for high-resolution screens in Windows and RAW-file compatibility through PhotoLab 2.

The Nik Collection 2.3 by DxO is now available priced at 125 / $149 for the full version and 69 / $79 for the upgrade. Users who purchased Nik Collection 2 by DxO after June 2019 may upgrade their software for free.

Olympus PEN E-PL10 Entry-Level Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Camera

20 Nov 2019 - 14:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

In addition to the OM-D E-M5 Mark III, Olympus are also rumored to be launched a follow-up to the PEN E-PL9 camera, rather unsurprisingly called the Olympus PEN E-PL10.

Update: The EPL10 has now been officially announced, but so far it's only going to be available in Japan and China.

Update2: The E-PL10 has now been officially launched in Europe. In the UK, it is available now exclusively in the Olympus online shop priced at 549.99 and in a kit with the M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ lens at 649.99.

Ricoh Theta SC2 360 Camera for Enthusiasts

19 Nov 2019 - 10:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Ricoh Theta SC2 is an easy-to-use 360 camera that's simple to operate and capable of capturing high-quality spherical images and videos.

Available in mid-December 2019,the Ricoh Theta SC2 comes in Pink, Blue, Beige or White priced at 269.99.

Panasonic Lumix DC-GX880 Sample Images

18 Nov 2019 - 16:15 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the new Panasonic Lumix DC-GX880 entry-level mirrorless camera.

Lomography Petzval 55mm f/1.7 MKII Sample Images

18 Nov 2019 - 16:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the Lomography Petzval 55mm f/1.7 MKII lens mounted on a Sony A7 III camera body.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Sample Images

18 Nov 2019 - 15:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 III mirrorless camera at an official Olympus UK press event in London, UK, including the full ISO range.

Laowa 17mm f/1.8 MFT Sample Images

18 Nov 2019 - 15:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the Laowa 17mm f/1.8 MFT lens mounted on an Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III camera body.

Luminar 4 Now Available for Download, Get $10 Off

18 Nov 2019 - 12:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The new Luminar 4 photo editing software is now available for download.

Luminar 4 costs $89 for new customers and $74 for owners of previous versions of Luminar, but you can now get a $10 discount using the coupon code ""PHOTOBLOG".

Apple iPhone 11 Review

18 Nov 2019 - 12:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Apple iPhone 11 is the more affordable, more sensible little brother of the flagship Pro model, sharing most of the same camera features with the exception of the Pro's telephoto lens. Read our in-depth iPhone 11 review now, complete with full-size sample images and videos...

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Price and Availability Announced

15 Nov 2019 - 10:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The new Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN lens for L-Mount and Sony E-Mount is the second newly-designed "Art zoom" dedicated for mirrorless cameras.

It features best-in-class performance and large-aperture standard zoom lens that offers high resolution throughout the entire zoom range.

The Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art will be available in both L-mount and Sony E-mount in early December 2019 priced at 1049.99 / $1099.99.

Leica CL 'Edition Paul Smith' Mirrorless Camera Price and Availability

15 Nov 2019 - 09:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Leica CL 'Edition Paul Smith' is the second special edition camera created in collaboration with the acclaimed British designer, Paul Smith.

The classic Leica CL has been given a design makeover featuring a unique, colorful look with nods to Smith's artistic references.

The technical specifications of the camera and lens are identical to those of the serial production models.

The Leica CL 'Edition Paul Smith' is strictly limited to 900 sets for the global market and is on sale from today for $3,995.

Sony RX10 IV V2.0 Firmware Update Adds Real-Time Animal Eye AF

15 Nov 2019 - 09:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Sony has released V2.0 firmware update for the RX10 IV super-zoom camera, enabling Real-Time Eye AF for animals and enhancing in-camera stabilisation.

The V2.0 firmware upgrade is downloadable for free on the Sony Support site now.

Fujifilm House of Photography Opens in London on Tuesday 3rd December

15 Nov 2019 - 08:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Fujifilm is opening an experiential concept store in central London at 11am on Tuesday 3 December, with a host of camera and photo giveaways on offer to members of the public.

Spread over three floors, the 'Fujifilm House of Photography' will be a permanent addition to Covent Garden.

Apple's new 16-inch MacBook Pro is the Most Powerful Ever

15 Nov 2019 - 08:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Apple have unveiled an all-new 16-inch MacBook Pro which features a 16-inch Retina Display, the latest 8-core processors, up to 64GB of memory, next-generation graphics with up to 8GB of VRAM and a new advanced thermal design.

The Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro is available now with pricing starting at 2,399 for the base configuration.

Google Pixel 4 Review

14 Nov 2019 - 17:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Pixel 4 is Google's new flagship smartphone, available in standard and XL sizes. New for this generation is a second 16-megapixel 2x telephoto lens with an f/2.4 aperture, along with improved portrait and night modes. Is this the best Pixel phone for keen photographers, and can it compete with its main rivals? Find out now by reading our Pixel 4 review, with full-size sample images and videos...

Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM Review

14 Nov 2019 - 15:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM is a new ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for Canon's EOS R and RP cameras. Is this an essential lens for all Canon full-frame mirrorless users? Find out now by reading our Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM review, complete with full-size sample images...

Nikon Z 85mm f/1.8 S Review

14 Nov 2019 - 13:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Nikon Z 85mm f/1.8 S is a fast telephoto prime lens for full-frame Nikon mirrorless cameras. Priced at 799 / $799, read our Nikon Z 85mm review to find out if it's the ultimate 85mm lens for Nikon shooters, complete with full-size sample images.

Nikon Z 24mm f/1.8 S Review

14 Nov 2019 - 11:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Nikon Z 24mm f/1.8 S is a new wide-angle prime lens for Nikon's full-frame mirrorless camera system. Is this new fast prime lens worth its $1000 asking price? Find out by reading our in-depth Nikon Z 35mm f/1.8 S review, complete with full-size sample images...

Nikon Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct Review

11 Nov 2019 - 15:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Do you want to own the best lens that Nikon have ever made? Then you'd better start saving for the new Nikon Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct, which is priced at a whopping 8299 / $7999. Is it really worth that eye-watering price-tag? Find out now by reading our Nikon Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct review...

Canon EOS M200 Review

11 Nov 2019 - 14:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Canon EOS M200 is an interchangeable lens camera aimed at new photographers. The M200 offers 24.1 megapixels, 4K video recording, a 180-degree tilting LCD and a touch-screen interface. Read our in-depth Canon EOS M200 review now to find out if it's the perfect camera for beginners...

Nikon Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct Sample Images

11 Nov 2019 - 14:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images taken with the Nikon Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct lens mounted on a Nikon Z7 camera body. The Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct is Nikon's fastest ever prime lens. It is available now priced at 8000 / $8000.

Leica SL2 First Impressions

7 Nov 2019 - 06:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Photography Blog attended the UK launch of the new Leica SL2 mirrorless camera in central London, UK.

Find out what we thought of Leica's brand new full-frame sensor camera by reading our detailed first impressions...

Leica SL2 Sample Images

7 Nov 2019 - 06:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size sample JPEG and Raw images and videos taken with the new Leica SL2 full-frame mirrorless camera.

Leica SL2 Hands-on Photos

7 Nov 2019 - 05:30 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Want to see exactly what the new Leica SL2 full-frame mirrorless camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Leica SL2 mirrorless camera, including a side-by-side comparison with the original, 4-year old Leica SL camera, and the top-plate of the new SL2.

Leica SL2 Full-frame Mirrorless Camera, Price, Specs and Availability

6 Nov 2019 - 14:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The Leica SL2 is a brand new full-frame mirrorless camera for professional stills photographers and videographers.

It offers a 47 megapixel full-frame sensor, Maestro III processor, 20fps burst shooting, 4K/60p video recording, in-body image stabilisation, improved ergonomics, a more comfortable grip, simplified three-button control layout, Object Detection AF, electronic viewfinder with a resolution of 5.76 megapixels, 3.2-inch LCD screen with 2.1 megapixels, and a 187 megapixel multishot mode.

The Leica SL2 will be available from 21st November 2019 priced at 5,300 / $5,995 body only.

Panasonic LUMIX S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 O.I.S. and LUMIX S PRO 16-35mm F4 Lenses

6 Nov 2019 - 09:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

Panasonic has unveiled two new interchangeable lenses based on the L-Mount system for its LUMIX S Series full frame mirrorless cameras - the LUMIX S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 O.I.S. and LUMIX S PRO 16-35mm F4.

The LUMIX S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 will be available to purchase for RRP 2,599 (2,949 Ireland) from the beginning of January 2020.

The LUMIX S PRO 16-35mm F4 will be available to purchase for RRP 1,499 (1,699 Ireland) from end of December 2019.

Reach for the Stars with the Canon EOS Ra Astrophotography Mirrorless Camera

6 Nov 2019 - 08:00 from feeds2.feedburner.com

The EOS Ra is Canon's first ever full-frame camera for astronomical photography.

Featuring a new infrared blocking filter (IR filter) allowing even higher hydrogen alpha (H?) light to reach the imaging sensor, it enables four times as much of this hydrogen alpha light to be transmitted compared to the EOS R.

Unlike other full frame astro cameras, it is portable and has no need for external power and connection to a computer.

The new Canon EOS Ra will be on sale in early-mid December priced at 2599.99 / 3019.99 / $2,499.00.