Over the past few years, DxOMark's tests and scores have provided a numerical measure for the Raw image quality potential of cameras. They've therefore been debated at some length by enthusiasts looking to see where their favourite model stands in the rankings. Show More Summary
One of several themes at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona has been cellphone cameras (the others were waterproof phones, crappy smartwatches, and NFC). Samsung’s new flagship Galaxy S5 ups the pixel count from 13MP 16MP, and adds 4K … Read more ›
G-Star Raw employ an unexpected duo for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Supermodel Lily Cole and longtime chess champion Magnus Carlsen pose in front of the camera for artistic shots taken for the brand’s “Art of Raw” theme. In a video… Lily Cole for G-Star Raw Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
Vivid example of why it's good for citizens when cops' actions are recorded, in a nice happy-ending story out of New Jersey, summed up by Raw Story over the weekend: Evidence from a dashboard camera on a police cruiser ended a nightmare...Show More Summary
The Nokia Lumia 1020 comes with one of the best smartphone cameras we have tested. After installing the Nokia "Black" firmware update you can now also capture images in DNG Raw format. Just how much more detail can you squeeze out of it? Find out on connect.dpreview.com
Just yesterday, the team at Adobe made their latest updates for Camera Raw and DNG Converter available for Photoshop CS6 and Creative Cloud. For CS6, Camera Raw 8.4 consists of updates in camera support, bug fixes, and lens profile support. For CC, however, there’s a few new features we can look forward to. Before diving [...]Show More Summary
New on Adobe Labs is the latest candidate for Adobe Camera Raw (v. 8.4) for both Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC. Be advised, though, that if you're still using OS X v10.6.8, or if you are using Windows XP or Vista, do not download the new build as this release will not be compatible with your system. Either stay with ACR 8.3 or update your OS.
Adobe on Friday pushed out release candidates for Camera Raw 8.4 and DNG Converter 8.4, with notable inclusions to the Photoshop CS6 and CC tools being a new "before and after" preview system, additional lens support and numerous bug fixes.
Adobe has updated Camera Raw and Lightroom, adding color profiles for Fujifilm cameras, as well as Raw support for some recent models. ACR 8.4 and Lightroom 5.4 are now better able to mimic Fujifilm's Film Simulation modes - at least in terms of color response. Show More Summary
The second a photographer fires the shutter on a camera, the resulting image—a high quality JPEG, not RAW—is transported by ethernet to Getty’s central editing office in about 1.5 seconds. There, a team of three editors processes the photo. The first selects the best image and crops it for composition; the second editor color corrects; […]
A killer snapshot taken above Christmas Island by the GoPro on board Dr. Danylchuk's DJI quadcopter. I removed the curvature using the GoPro lens adjustment feature in Camera Raw 8.2. (Adobe Photoshop) Here is what the image looked like prior to making the lens profile correction.
The Coolpix P340 is Nikon's latest pocket enthusiast camera designed to compete with the likes of the Canon PowerShot S120. It features a 1/1.7", 12.2-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor with ability to capture Raw files. The P340 has s useful...Show More Summary
Adobe’s John Knack is leaving the company after 14 years to work at Google. Knack was on the Photoshop team for 8 years, working on features like Camera Raw, Smart Objects and Adobe Bridge. He’s been acting as Principal Product Manager at Adobe since then, focusing on its mobile app efforts like Photoshop for tablets. Show More Summary
Magic Lantern are a werid creature to digest. On one hand they are not part of te official Canon team. On the other, they realese incredible features for Canon touching an all aspects of the camera, from RAW video to (the dynamic range enhancing) dual ISO. Their latest announcement revels a great feature call ML ISO, as opposed to "Canon ISO". Show More Summary
Ricoh has released firmware version 3.00 for its GR compact camera. The list of updated features includes two options for folder name settings, ability to develop RAW images in different aspect ratios, and customization to assign various...Show More Summary
Anthony Bourdain is planning to open a massive food market in New York City, with a little help from an entrepreneur. He might be best known for stunt-eating cobra heart or raw seal while the cameras are rolling, but Anthony Bourdain's career started in the kitchen. Show More Summary
The latest Nokia Lumia 1020 update looks to improve upon what many already consider the best photo/video smartphone camera on the market. The “Black” update bring shooting photos and video to the already impressive 41 megapixel Windows 8 phone. Show More Summary
A Seattle gunman was tackled to the ground by heroic bus passengers on November 25, 2014. The raw footage from the bus security cameras caught the entire incident on tape. The gunman, Seattle 19-year-old Trevonnte Brown, got onto the King County Metro bus in downtown. Show More Summary
Apple recently released Digital Camera RAW Compatibility 5.02 for Aperture 3 and iPhoto '11. The update adds Raw image support for the following 5 cameras: Nikon D5300, Nikon Df, Olympus OM-D E-M1, Sony Alpha 7, and Sony Alpha 7R. Get the update
Adobe's latest versions of Camera Raw and Lightroom contained a pleasant surprise for Olympus owners - color profiles for image conversion. The company says the addition is a response to 'a long standing customer request.' We've re-processed one of the images from our Olympus OM-D E-M1 sample gallery to see how closely the profiles match the camera's 'Natural' setting.