Photography

Eugene Richards: A Life in Photography – New York Times (blog)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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The legendary photographer who captures Hollywood’s elite – CNN

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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Canon U.S.A. Talks ‘One Canon’ New UVgel Printer – Printing Impressions

Thursday, April 20, 2017

al Baboyian (left) conducts a Q&A session with SourceLink COO Keith Chadwell, who is now operating an Océ VP i300 press. BOCA RATON, Fla. — The venue for the “One Canon Event 2017,” held here March 7-9 at the elegant Boca Raton Resort & Club, may have been in Florida, but all eyes were directed toward Colorado. That’s because the event served as the worldwide launch of the 64˝ Océ…

Is Photography the Best Educator? Here’s Why I Think So – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

It’s been said that in 2017, everyone is a photographer, and from the unrelenting firehose of pictures that fill every inch of digital real estate and social media these days, I can see why folks would think that. Of course just taking a picture doesn’t make you a photographer any more than microwaving a bag of popcorn makes you a chef. So while everyone can (and does) take pictures, actual…

Sony’s new A9 camera is a full-frame mirrorless with ludicrous … – The Verge

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sony just announced its most advanced full-frame camera for professional photographers yet. The new A9 is designed to pose a formidable challenge to Canon and Nikon, with a full-frame stacked CMOS sensor (24.2 megapixels), incredible continuous shooting capabilities, and 693 autofocus points. The A9 shoots 4K video, features 5-axis in-body stabilization, dual SD card slots, and it’s even got an ethernet port. It launches May 25th for $4,500 in the…

Facebook’s AI-powered camera can blur photo backgrounds in real time – The Verge

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook is banking on the smartphone camera being the most influential and ubiquitous augmented reality platform in the future, and it’s spent a healthy chunk of its F8 developer conference showing the world what this will look like. While virtual game boards and underwater effects are neat, the company is also developing AR features that are more subtle and way more useful. One involves using a mix of the same…

Is Photography the Best Educator? Here’s Why I Think So – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

It’s been said that in 2017, everyone is a photographer, and from the unrelenting firehose of pictures that fill every inch of digital real estate and social media these days, I can see why folks would think that. Of course just taking a picture doesn’t make you a photographer any more than microwaving a bag of popcorn makes you a chef. So while everyone can (and does) take pictures, actual…

Sony’s new A9 camera is a full-frame mirrorless with ludicrous … – The Verge

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sony just announced its most advanced full-frame camera for professional photographers yet. The new A9 is designed to pose a formidable challenge to Canon and Nikon, with a full-frame stacked CMOS sensor (24.2 megapixels), incredible continuous shooting capabilities, and 693 autofocus points. The A9 shoots 4K video, features 5-axis in-body stabilization, dual SD card slots, and it’s even got an ethernet port. It launches May 25th for $4,500 in the…

Facebook’s AI-powered camera can blur photo backgrounds in real time – The Verge

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook is banking on the smartphone camera being the most influential and ubiquitous augmented reality platform in the future, and it’s spent a healthy chunk of its F8 developer conference showing the world what this will look like. While virtual game boards and underwater effects are neat, the company is also developing AR features that are more subtle and way more useful. One involves using a mix of the same…

Sony’s new A9 camera is a full-frame mirrorless with ludicrous … – The Verge

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Sony just announced its most advanced full-frame camera for professional photographers yet. The new A9 is designed to pose a formidable challenge to Canon and Nikon, with a full-frame stacked CMOS sensor (24.2 megapixels), incredible continuous shooting capabilities, and 693 autofocus points. The A9 shoots 4K video, features 5-axis in-body stabilization, dual SD card slots, and it’s even got an ethernet port. It launches May 25th for $4,500 in the…

Is Photography the Best Educator? Here’s Why I Think So – PetaPixel (blog)

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

It’s been said that in 2017, everyone is a photographer, and from the unrelenting firehose of pictures that fill every inch of digital real estate and social media these days, I can see why folks would think that. Of course just taking a picture doesn’t make you a photographer any more than microwaving a bag of popcorn makes you a chef. So while everyone can (and does) take pictures, actual…

BREAKING: Hidden camera sparks investigation into Gardens High AD – Palm Beach Post

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Police seized photos, videos and cellphone applications from Weed’s home. As of Wednesday, Weed — who worked as a teacher, cross-country coach and the high school’s athletic director since 2006 — had been not arrested or charged in the investigation. However, he has been removed from the school’s campus amid the investigation, officials confirmed.

The Galaxy Note 8 could get the S8’s most wanted camera feature – CNET

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Enlarge Image An alleged Galaxy S8 Plus prototype included dual-cameras. Weibo via Sam Mobile We’ve speculated that Samsung was holding back a two-camera setup on the Galaxy S8, so it can introduce the design on the upcoming Galaxy Note 8. And apparently, we’re not alone. Apart from the Note family’s stylus, the dual camera mount on the Note 8’s back could be the most significant design difference from the S8…

Syrian Civil War: Photo of Photographer’s Rescue Goes Viral – NBCNews.com

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The power of the explosion threw the 23-year-old to the ground. Abd Alkader Habak told NBC News he was taking pictures of Syrians being evacuated aboard buses on the outskirts of the city of Aleppo Saturday when the huge bomb hit. Habak, a photographer and anti-government activist, said he came across children lying on the ground after he picked himself up. When Habak saw that one child was dead and…

Sony’s new A9 camera is a full-frame mirrorless with ludicrous speed – The Verge

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Sony just announced its most advanced full-frame camera for professional photographers yet. The new A9 is designed to pose a formidable challenge to Canon and Nikon, with a full-frame stacked CMOS sensor (24.2 megapixels), incredible continuous shooting capabilities, and 693 autofocus points. The A9 shoots 4K video, features 5-axis in-body stabilization, dual SD card slots, and it’s even got an ethernet port. It launches May 25th for $4,500 in the…

Panasonic’s latest super-zoom camera also shoots selfies – Engadget – Engadget

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Otherwise, you’re looking at some fairly familiar hardware… not that this is entirely a bad thing. It can still shoot 4K video at 30 frames per second, and take 8MP photos at a similar speed. You’ll also find RAW capture, a very fast autofocus that promises a lock-on in about 0.1 seconds, and a slew of modern camera tricks such as after-shot focus selection, a beauty mode and creative filters….

This Photographer Turns the Feminine Ideal on its Head – TIME

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The book, Girl on Girl: Art and Photography in the Age of the Female Gaze, reflects on how a new generation of women are taking the art world by storm. From Izumi Miyazaki’s cute and cruel femininity to Maisie Cousin’s juicy erotica, the 40 women featured are redefining the female gaze. As part of a series, TIME speaks to five pioneering photographers who are bending the rules of self image,…

Xiaomi’s Mi 6 puts iPhone 7 camera tech into a $360 phone — and there’s no headphone jack – TechCrunch

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Xiaomi unveiled its newest flagship smartphone — the Mi 6 — today at an event in Beijing, having skipped Mobile World Congress, the telecom industry’s largest annual event where it announced the Mi5 last year. There’s plenty at stake with this new device, given that Xiaomi suffered a sales slump last year with CEO Lei Jun admitting that the company has entered a transitional period after growing too fast. So, what about the Mi…

Panasonic’s latest super-zoom camera also shoots selfies – Engadget

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Otherwise, you’re looking at some fairly familiar hardware… not that this is entirely a bad thing. It can still shoot 4K video at 30 frames per second, and take 8MP photos at a similar speed. You’ll also find RAW capture, a very fast autofocus that promises a lock-on in about 0.1 seconds, and a slew of modern camera tricks such as after-shot focus selection, a beauty mode and creative filters….