Canadian wedding photographer and filmmaker Zachary Rose (23) takes the common saying about pets and their owners to the next step. Zachary shoots an photograph of a pet using a DSLR and then takes another photo holding the DSLR in a...Show More Summary
Olympus has been making cameras for quite a while now and their range has extended from regular point-and-shoots, to rugged digital cameras, to mirrorless camera systems and even DSLRs for the professional photographer. However it seems that Olympus might be [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
Ever since switching out my system from the Canon DSLR to the Leica Rangefinder, with all its related pluses (portability and access to gorgeous lenses) and minuses (fussy focusing and high cost), I realised that if I wanted to truly hop on the “serious photography” train and ride it to the next station down the [...]Show More Summary
We've just posted our 20-page review of the Nikon D5200. Nikon's 'advanced beginner' APS-C DSLR offers several features that should also appeal to enthusiasts, such as a 24MP CMOS sensor, a 39-point AF system inherited from the D7000 and an Auto ISO system linked to the focal length of the lens. Show More Summary
Let’s face it, while the flash units on our smartphones are getting better with each passing generation, they certainly aren’t as strong compared to dedicated flash units found on DSLR cameras, but what if there was a way that you [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
Developer Duka Istvan has created a release candidate of digiCamControl - free, open-source software that allows Nikon DSLRs (and a small but growing number from other brands) to be remotely controlled via computer. digiCamControl is...Show More Summary
It has been 4 months since we updated our ‘Popular Cameras and Gear’ list here on dP – a list of the hottest selling cameras and accessories among our readers (based upon what they are buying on Amazon). So today I have updated the most popular DSLR list of cameras. What follows is the most [...]Show More Summary
It's no secret that Canon's 5D Mark III is the go-to DSLR for videographers the world over, but things are about to become a whole lot more interesting. The people behind Magic Lantern have successfully coaxed the 5D Mark III into shooting 24 fps RAW video at resolutions up to 1,920 x 820 pixels using 1000x speed cards. Show More Summary
Canon describes this camera as the flagship of its entry-level consumer DSLR camera line-up and, while each is ‘designed to suit specific user requirements, both cameras are packed with high-quality and creative features that are ideal for creative-minded consumers looking to take their photography to the next level.’ So don’t expect to pay top dollar [...]Show More Summary
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If you love old DSLRs, particularly classic Nikons, you owe it to yourself to spend a few minutes over at Clare's Wyoh Tumblr blog. At the request of a reader with a penchant for Nikon schematics, she scanned a few illustrations from some old manuals and posted them for all of us to ogle. Outdated or not, they're still gorgeous examples of old-school engineering. Read more...
Finding a comfortable way to carry around your gear is always a challenge for photographers. DSLRs are heavy. Lenses are big. Many enthusiasts—even pros—are turning to mirrorless cameras and their small footprints as a way to lighten the load. But you still need a bag, the perfect bag, to accommodate your shrunken gadgets. Read more...
Measuring 3.25” by 2.75” by 1.4” at its largest points, iUSBportCamera combines an 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi access point with 4GB of onboard flash memory and a USB port, a mix of parts that enhance the DSLR shooting and sharing experience in a variety of ways. Show More Summary
Ann Shin’s new documentary The Defector follows a North Korean smuggler, “Dragon,” as he escorts five defectors out of the country. Shin describes how she shot the film under extremely strict conditions: We had to take DSLR cameras that looked like tourist cameras, since we went to China on tourist visas. We had to hide all [...]
Transcend unveiled its next generation 1000x CompactFlash card designed specifically to meet the rigorous demands of professional photographers and creative DSLR filmmakers. When used with today’s high-end digital SLR cameras and camcorders, including the Nikon D4, the Sony Alpha 700, …. Show More Summary
Taking a look at some of the best apps for improving your photography skills.
The iPhone is the best camera you have with you all the time, and that's why fashion photographers and models alike often use it to take and share fun photos while on shoots. Nothing beats a DSLR for final photos, but increasingly the iPhone is the new polaroid for everything else on set. Show More Summary
A speaker appears to wobble in slow motion in this short video by photographer drummaboy5189. He created the video by playing a 61 Hz tone on the speaker and then filming it at 60 frames per second with his DSLR. The effect is caused by the camera’s rolling shutter. We previously wrote about a similar [...]
If editing DSLR photos on an iPad in their original, RAW format is the holy grail for many professional photographers and hobbyist alike, editing DSLR photos on an iPad, in RAW, using Adobe's workflow is likely the holiest of holies....Show More Summary
Canon has released version 1.2.1 of the firmware for its 5D Mark III DSLR. This update brings two useful features to the popular camera, one benefiting still photographers and the other those who shoot video with the 5D. Firmware 1.2.1 gives filmmakers the ability to capture uncompressed 8-bit 4:2:2 video. This uncompressed footage will be [...]