ZEISS Expands Full-Frame Lenses With Batis 2.8/18 for E-Mount Sony Cameras

ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 Expands Full-Frame Lenses for Sony Cameras with E-Mount

ZEISS has released a new lens for the Sony E-mount. The Batis 2.8/18 comes with an OLED display and a diagnonal angular field of 99 degrees. It will be available starting this May with a list price of $1499. For more details check out the press release below. —Scott Younker °°° OBERKOCHEN, April 14th, 2016 – The ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 expands... Read more

Photodex Adds New Features to ProShow Web

Photodex Launches New Features to Enhance Slideshow Design in ProShow Web

Photodex has updated their slideshow design tool, ProShow Web, with a number of new features including a new theme, access to over 175 new songs, and Vimeo output. The new features are available online now and for free. For full details read the press release below. — Scott Younker °°° Austin, TX, April 7, 2016 – Photodex today announced... Read more

Animoto Integrates With Adobe Creative Cloud For Easier Video Creation

Photographers, prosumers and marketers can now retrieve images stored in Adobe Creative Cloud’s Photoshop Lightroom CC application straight from Animoto, streamlining their workflow

Animoto announced that they’ve added integration with the Adobe Creative Cloud Lightroom CC program. The integration was created to streamline the workflow of photographers when creating slideshows and marketing videos. For more details, check out the full press release below. — Scott Younker °°° NEW YORK, April 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —... Read more

Macphun Software Updates B&W Photo Editing App Tonality

Tonality gets ability to add free preset packs created by world famous photographers, 500px export integration, batch processing, new cameras support, and special discounts at Mac App Store

Macphun Software has updated Tonality, the company’s black & white photo editor made for Macs. The new version of the application comes with 500px support, as well as, support for more cameras including the Leica SL (Typ 601, Canon G1 X Mark II and the Nikon D300S. For a more detailed look at the new software check out the full press release... Read more

Metz Upgrades Compact System Flash With New Version

The new Metz mecablitz 26 AF-2 is replacing its predecessor, the mecablitz 26 AF-1 digital.

The German manufacturer, Metz, is replacing its the mecablitz 26 AF-1 digital compact system flash with the mecablitz 26 AF-2, which has a number of enhanced features. The new compact system flash will have a metal base, allowing the flash to be setup in slave mode. It will also be upgradeable with the lastest software for newer cameras. For more details... Read more

Baby Grand Induro Tripods Announced By Induro

Induro’s new tripods come adaptable to most situations and in two different sizes.

The two new tripods in Induro’s Baby Grand line include 75mm (Series 3) and a 100mm (Series 4) versions. Each leg of the tripod has multiple, independent positions for malleable positioning. For full details check out the press release below. —Scott Younker °°° North White Plains, NY – April 6, 2016 The Baby Grand Induro is for those... Read more

Drobo Releases DroboAccess for Secure and Simple Remote File Access

Remote File Access and File Sharing With end-to-end Encryption Ensures Complete Privacy

Drobo added a new way for users to share and access their content via DroboAccess on their smartphone or through a web browser. DroboAccess is free for 5N and B810n owners or for $0.99 on the Apple App Store and Google Play. For more details check out the full press release below.—Scott Younker ••• SANTA CLARA, CA. – April 5th, 2016 – Drobo,... Read more

Lexar Releases New Professional XQD 2.0 USB 3.0 Reader

Portable USB 3.0 Reader easily offloads RAW Images and 4K Video from XQD 2.0 Cards

The Lexar Professional XQD 2.0 is a USB 3.0 Reader that was designed to improve the workflow of photographers and videographers. For more details check out the press release below. List Price: $34.99. —Scott Younker ••• Milpitas, CA, April 5, 2016 – Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory products, today announced the Lexar® Professional... Read more

Panasonic Announces New GX85 Micro Four Thirds Camera

Panasonic Introduces the GX85—A Compact Micro Four Thirds Camera with Impressive Features at a Great Price

If you’re looking for a sophisticated mirrorless camera that’s packed with features but keeps the price tag well under $1,000 (with a 12-32mm lens), check out the new Panasonic Lumix GX85. This compact, 16-megapixel model offers some of the latest technology on the market today, including 5-axis dual image stabilization, an electromagnetic shutter,... Read more

Eizo Introduces New Graphics Monitors

EIZO introduces next ColorEdge Generation of 24-inch graphics monitors with sleek cabinet design for aspiring and professional creatives.

CYPRESS, Calif. – March 31, 2016 – EIZO USA today announced the release of the ColorEdge© CG2420 and CS2420, two 24.1-inch monitors with 1920 x 1200 resolution for use in various creative industries. Both monitors feature a sleek new cabinet design with slim bezels which are 39 percent smaller than their predecessors. A built-in carrying handle... Read more

Matador Debuts New Camera Base Layer Bag

Keep Camera Equipment Clean, Dry and Accessible with Sleek Brand New Bag by Matador

Ansel Adams would feel very lucky lugging his camera equipment with the newest, coolest, soon-to-be released Matador camera bag! Keep that cherished camera and equipment protected, dry and easily accessible for snapping life’s adventures with the easy-carry Matador Camera Base Layer. Perfect for photography enthusiasts, amateurs and professionals,... Read more

Think Tank Photo Expands Retrospective Photography Shoulder Bag Collection

Think Tank Photo Expands Popular Retrospective® Photography Shoulder Bag Collection with New Color and New Size

Santa Rosa, Calif. – Think Tank Photo has just released enhancements to its popular Retrospective camera shoulder bag line. All of its existing Retrospective bags—the Retrospective 5, Retrospective 5 Leather, Retrospective 7, Retrospective 7 Leather, Retrospective 10, Retrospective 20, Retrospective 30, and Retrospective 30 Leather—are available... Read more