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Download | Digital Camera | Digital AV | Support – Underwater Photography Article

Download | Digital Camera | Digital AV | Support Text begins from here. * When you click below “Click to the download page” then a pop-up window should be shown. If your OS is Mac and using Safari, please refer here to show the pop-up window. Product Series Model Version Date Download / Description Camera body GH DC-GH5S Ver.1.6 Jul. 21, 2020 DC-GH5 Ver.2.7 Jul. 21, 2020 DMC-GH4 Ver.2.7 Sep.…

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Sony Announces FX6 Full-Frame Cinema Camera with 4K/120p Recording – Underwater Photography Article

Sony Announces FX6 Full-Frame Cinema Camera with 4K/120p Recording Sony has officially announced its long-awaited FX6 full-frame 4K cinema camera, which the company says combines its digital cinema technology with “advanced imaging features from Alpha mirrorless cameras.” The camera is built around a 10.2-megapixel full-frame backside-illuminated CMOS Exmor R sensor and the Sony Bionz XR image processing engine—apparently the same sensor and processor combo used in the recently announced a7S III. The camera achieves a maximum ISO of 409,600, and…

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Sony Announces FX-6 Cinema Camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Sony Announces FX-6 Cinema Camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 Sony has announced its FX-6 full frame digital cinema camera, which shares the traditional cinema camera form factor with the technology of the Alpha mirrorless camera system. It has a 4K 10.2MP backside-illuminated CMOS Exmor R sensor with the Sony Bionz XR image processing engine from the Sony a7S III. Sony notes the sensor offers 15+ stops of dynamic range and has a maximum ISO of…

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Photographie Vulgarisatrice Stereo Camera | André Ruiter Stereoscopy – Black & White Photography Article

Photographie Vulgarisatrice Stereo Camera | André Ruiter Stereoscopy A beautiful and rare French folding camera for 9 x18cm glass plate negatives, developed by Photographie Vulgarisatrice.Photographie Vulgarisatrice was founded in 1886 and located at 6 and 8 Rue des Petites-Écuries in Paris. The last trace that I found dates from 1914. Vulgarisatrice means Popularizer or Promoter. The company’s goal was to make photography accessible to amateurs with simple and affordable cameras. It developed a series of wooden folding cameras with a…

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10 Tips For Photoshop’s Camera Raw – Photography Article

10 Tips For Photoshop’s Camera Raw It’s a great day for some ACR tips — let’s go!(1) Putting a Black Frame around your image previewThis is one of those features that Adobe kind of snuck into Camera Raw while nobody was looking, but you can choose to have a thin black stroke around your image, or not. You choose it by right-clicking on your image and from the pop-up menu that appears, under ‘Background Options’ choose Draw Image Frame (as shown…

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Video: Weird lens guru turns $20 Carl Zeiss projector lens into a swirly-bokeh camera lens: Digital Photography Review – Photography Article

Video: Weird lens guru turns $20 Carl Zeiss projector lens into a swirly-bokeh camera lens: Digital Photography Review Weird lens guru Mathieu Stern is back at it with a new video that shows images captured with two $20 Carl Zeiss projector lenses he converted into camera lenses. As with many of Stern’s DIY projector lens projects, both of these lenses — a 120mm F1.9 and a 105mm F1.9 — lack any way to focus and don’t have any adjustable aperture.…

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Nikon Camera and Lens Rebates – Photography Article

Nikon Camera and Lens Rebates Although we have had pretty good discounts on Nikon Z camera bodies, other than the FTZ adapter, we have not yet seen any instant rebates on Z-mount lenses. It looks like Nikon is starting this fall sales season with a few Z lens rebates, as well as more Nikon Z cameras. Let’s take a look at what lenses are going on sale.Nikon Z Lens RebatesThe first Nikon Z instant lens rebates are fairly limited, and…

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Fujifilm Introduces X-S10 Midrange Mirrorless Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Fujifilm Introduces X-S10 Midrange Mirrorless Camera Fujifilm has announced the newest addition to its X-series camera line—the X-S10. The midrange offering borrows the higher-end X-T4’s 26.1-megapixel X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4, and features a new, more compact in-body image stabilization system promising up to 6 stops of shake reduction—only a half-stop less than the X-T4’s. Rounding out the hardware is a fully articulating 3-inch LCD with 1.04M dots, a built-in electronic viewfinder with 2.36M dots, and a single UHS-I SD…

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Panasonic Unveils DC-BGH1 Modular Box-Style Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Panasonic Unveils DC-BGH1 Modular Box-Style Camera Panasonic has announced a new box-style video camera, the Lumix DC-BGH1. Built around a 10.2MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds sensor, the modular camera—measuring 3.66 inches per side and 3.07 inches deep—has neither viewfinder nor screen, but a raft of connectivity and mounting options. Controls include a dial with four-way controller and both dedicated and custom function buttons. The BGH1 shoots internally up to DCI 4K/60p in 4:2:0 10-bit color and up to DCI 4K/30p…

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Heag IV Stereo Camera by Ernemann – Black & White Photography Article

Heag IV Stereo Camera by Ernemann The Heag IV is a large folding plate stereo camera developed by Heinrich Ernemann from Dresden. The camera supports 9 x 18cm glass plate negatives as well as filmpacks. The abbreviation Heag stands for Heinrich Ernemann Actien Gesellschaft and was used for a series of folding cameras and stereo cameras. The Heag IV was produced between c.1908 and 1918.The camera body is made of wood and covered with black leather. The burgundy-red leather folding…

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Backscatter Publishes Review of Olympus E-PL10 Camera and Housing – Underwater Photography Article

Backscatter Publishes Review of Olympus E-PL10 Camera and Housing If you’ve already spent countless hours joyously photographing all creatures great and small (and really tiny) with your amazing Olympus TG-6—or one of its equally-awesome predecessors—you may be wondering where you progress from here. How do you go to the next level of performance without breaking the bank or overcomplicating your shooting experience? As they detail in their latest review, Backscatter reckons the answer lies in the shape of the Olympus…

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Canon Unveils the EOS C70 Cinema Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Canon Unveils the EOS C70 Cinema Camera Serious video content creators are being increasingly drawn to mirrorless (and DSLR) cameras due to their form factor and relative affordability, and Canon has now responded by announcing a new digital cinema camera that resembles the EOS R5 more than the EOS C300 Mark III. Enter the EOS C70, complete with Canon’s new RF lens mount. The C70 features the same Super 35 Dual Gain Output (DGO) CMOS sensor found in the C300…

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The Grid, Episode 444: Bad Camera Reviews and How To Fix Them – Photography Article

The Grid, Episode 444: Bad Camera Reviews and How To Fix Them The Grid, Episode 444: Bad Camera Reviews and How To Fix ThemJoin Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna as they discuss what’s wrong with camera reviews, as well as offer solutions on what they’d like to see to make them better!New KelbyOne Class: Photographing Montana Big SkiesHead out to big sky country in the Terry Badlands of Montana, and join Moose Peterson for an adventure of learning and photography.…

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Canon announces EOS C70 Cinema Camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Canon announces EOS C70 Cinema Camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Thursday, September 24th, 2020 Canon has announced the EOS C70 Digital Cinema Camera. It features an RF lens mount and still camera-like ergonomics. Capable of internally recoding 4K/60p to its twin SD cards, the C70’s Super 35mm DGO sensor is combined with the DIGIC DV7 processor to offer up to 16 plus stops of dynamic range. The EOS C70 will be available in November 2020 for $5499.00. Canon has…

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GoPro ships HERO9 Action Camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

GoPro ships HERO9 Action Camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 GoPro is shipping the latest version of its action camera. The HERO9 offers 5K video, 20MP Raw images, and HyperSmooth 3.0 stabilization. Other features include a front-facing display, a large rear display, and a 30% increase in battery life over the HERO8. It is waterproof to 10m (30ft) with a new housing available that allows use top 60m (180ft) The HERO9 is shipping now, priced at…

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Sony announces A7C Full Frame Mirrorless camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Sony announces A7C Full Frame Mirrorless camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 Sony has announced the a7C mirrorless full-frame camera. Designed to be compact and lightweight, it has a 24.2 MP sensor with the BIONZ X image processing engine. It will shoot full 4K video and has in-body 5-axis image stabilization. The Sony A7C will ship in late October and will retail for $1,799.99. Press release Sony Electronics Introduces Alpha 7C Camera and Zoom Lens, the…

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Panasonic Unveils Lumix S5 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Panasonic Unveils Lumix S5 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera As promised, Panasonic has announced its latest full-frame mirrorless—the Lumix S5. The camera features the same 24-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor found in the S1, but its much more compact than other models in the company’s S-series. The S5 features a magnesium alloy chassis and the body is weather sealed. There’s a five-axis image stabilizer, which reduces shake by up to 6.5 stops (when appropriately paired with a compatible lens). The camera offers 7fps…

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Reicka Stereo Camera by Emil Wünsche – Black & White Photography Article

Reicka Stereo Camera by Emil Wünsche The Reicka is a folding plate stereo camera developed by Emil Wünsche from Dresden. The camera supports 10 x 15cm glass plate negatives and filmpacks.Emil Wünsche started a photography store in 1887 with the name Bedarfsartikel für Fach- und Amateurphotographen in Dresden. He sold rebranded cameras of Hüttig and products from the companies he acquired earlier. From 1896 he produced his own photography products. His first camera was the Mars Kamera for 12 x…

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Panasonic to Announce New Lumix S5 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Panasonic to Announce New Lumix S5 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera See that dark and mysterious camera? That’s the Panasonic Lumix S5, a new full-frame mirrorless camera that will be announced—via a livestream event—on September 2nd, at 10am ET. And that, folks, is about all we know, officially at least. There are, of course, a few “leaks” pertaining to the specs of the S5: It’s rumored to be a third (or so) lighter than the S1, apparently the full-frame CMOS sensor…

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Ikelite housing for Sony ZV-1 Compact Camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Ikelite housing for Sony ZV-1 Compact Camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Monday, August 3rd, 2020 Ikelite is shipping their housing for the Sony ZV-1. Constructed of their trademark grey ABS-PC, the housing has the option of adding a hotshoe and bulkhead for strobe triggering and has the option of using the DC3 6” dome or a standard port with a 67mm thread for the attachment of wide or macro accessory lenses. The Ikelite ZV-1 housing is shipping now, priced…

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Sony announces Alpha 7S Mark III mirrorless camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Sony announces Alpha 7S Mark III mirrorless camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 Sony has announced the Alpha 7S III full frame mirrorless camera. It has a 12.1 MP sensor that can capture 4K 120p 10 bit 4:2:2 video with a native ISO range of 40 to 409,600. Internal recording is to 2 CFexpress cards. It also allows up to 4K 60p 16-bit RAW output to an external recorder via HDMI Type-A. Press release Highly Anticipated…

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Nikon announces Z5 mirrorless full frame camera :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Nikon announces Z5 mirrorless full frame camera :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Tuesday, July 21st, 2020 Nikon has announced its Z5 full frame mirrorless camera, It has a 24.3MP sensor, with the EXPEED 6 image processor which offer a native ISO range up to 51,200. It has dual SD memory card slots and has shot show for external flash triggering. Nikon has also announced further new Z mount lenses. The 24-50mm f/4-6.3 has a minimum focus distance of 0.35 m…

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If Photoshop Has Camera Raw, Why Am I Using Lightroom At All? – Photography Article

If Photoshop Has Camera Raw, Why Am I Using Lightroom At All? First, a world of thanks to you folks on my blog who attended last week’s Photoshop Conference. We’re so grateful for the incredible turnout, and we’re just tickled to death with the wonderful feedback we’re getting. We had the greatest crew of instructors, and a fun, totally-into-it group of participants. My humble thanks to you all for being a part of this event — the sense of community and…

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Blackmagic Design Announces URSA Mini Pro 12K Cinema Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Blackmagic Design Announces URSA Mini Pro 12K Cinema Camera By Ian Bongso-Seldrup, July 19, 2020 @ 07:00 PM (EST)Source: No Film School Forget 4K. Forget 8K. The latest addition to Blackmagic Design’s range of cinema cameras is the 12K-capable URSA Mini Pro! Boasting an 80-megapixel Super 35 sensor with a native resolution of 12,288 x 6480 pixels, the new camera offers 14 stops of dynamic range and a native ISO of 800, all packed into the compact URSA Mini body. According…

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What is Happening to the Digital Camera Market? :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

What is Happening to the Digital Camera Market? :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Monday, July 13th, 2020 The digital camera industry has gone through some profound changes over the past few years. The proliferation of mobile devices with very adequate imaging functions has caused the market to contract significantly. Alex Mustard and Adam Hanlon discuss these profound effects on Wetpixel Live, particularly with reference as to how this will affect underwater photographers. Wetpixel Live is a channel devoted to discussing…

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Which Camera is Better and Why – Photography Article

Which Camera is Better and Why With Canon releasing its 45 MP EOS R5 monster, some of our readers might wonder how it compares to its 2-year old Nikon Z7 rival, which also features a similar-resolution image sensor. Camera manufacturers often leapfrog each other, so it is normal for one manufacturer to have a competitive advantage until a real competitor is announced. Although Nikon is likely to release a real competitor to the EOS R5 in the form of the…

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Olympus to exit camera business :: Wetpixel.com – Underwater Photography Article

Olympus to exit camera business :: Wetpixel.com by Adam Hanlon Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 Olympus has announced (PDF) that it is divesting itself of its entire imaging business to a new company. Japan Industrial Partners will carry on making and selling camera equipment globally and perhaps crucially, will provide support for existing Olympus camera owners. “NewCo will succeed and maintain the research and development functions and manufacturing functions globally as reformed under the contemplated structuring reforms to continue to offer…

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Adobe Releases June Update to Photoshop, Lightroom and Camera Raw – Underwater Photography Article

Adobe Releases June Update to Photoshop, Lightroom and Camera Raw Adobe has unveiled its latest updates to Photoshop, Lightroom, and Camera Raw. For Photoshop CC, there’s an updated Select Subject tool with fresh algorithms to help recognize what’s being selected and fine-tune appropriately. In particular, the tool recognizes when a person is being selected and more accurately selects the person’s hair and other fine details. There are various enhancements and new features that affect Lightroom CC, Lightroom Classic CC,…

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Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann – Black & White Photography Article

Heag XV stereo camera by Ernemann The Heag series of folding cameras were produced between 1900 and 1926 by Ernemann from Dresden. The abbreviation Heag stands for Heinrich Ernemann Actien Gesellschaft. Most of the cameras in the Heag series were designed for glass plates. The cameras could be completely folded so they were easy to carry and the lenses and shutter were protected. The Heag XV was produced between 1911 and 1925. The camera was available as a “normal” single…

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Ikelite Announces Tray and Handles for Paralenz Camera – Underwater Photography Article

Ikelite Announces Tray and Handles for Paralenz Camera If you’ve been having fun with your Paralenz camera but have struggled to get rock solid footage out of the handheld action cam, then Ikelite’s latest product might be the perfect solution for you: a steady tray with pistol grip and dual handles. The anodized aluminum tray has a V-wing profile that “balances the system front to back and positions the camera lens forward of the handles to reduce the possibility of…

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