9 Adorable Photos from the 2021 Dog Photography Awards

Annual photo competition showcases all things canine
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We always enjoy showcasing interesting photos of animals, so the 2021 Dog Photography Awards are right up our alley. Split into three categories – Portrait and Landscape, Action, and Studio – this annual competition is a celebration of all things canine.   Entries to the 2021 Dog Photography Awards came from around the world and feature “man’s... Read more

10 Top Images from the Street Photography Awards 2021

Winners and finalists from annual street photo competition
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The Street Photography Awards just announced their 2021 winners and finalists, and these top street shots did not disappoint. We’ve included ten of our favorite winners from this annual street photography contest on the following two pages. Organized by the Street Photographers foundation with the goal of promoting the best street photography... Read more

Nikon Intros Compact and Affordable Nikkor Z 28mm F/2.8 Lens

Lightweight prime goes on sale in December 2021 for $299
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If you’re looking for a compact, lightweight and affordable prime lens for your Nikon Z series camera, Nikon just announced the Nikkor Z 28mm f/2.8 lens. The lens, which we could see as a solid all-around option on a Nikon Z fc camera, goes on sale in December 2021 for $299. “This fast aperture, wide-angle lens is small enough to carry anywhere,... Read more
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These Are the Hilarious Winners of the 2021 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Taking the top prize is Ken Jensen's comedically painful image of a monkey
Photo of the winner of the Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards
The winners of the 2021 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards were just announced and, as usual, a variety of laugh-out-loud animal images have been honored. Taking the Overall Winner prize is Ken Jensen with his picture “Ouch!” that appears at the top of this story. “A brilliantly timed photo of a Golden Silk Monkey in China, getting... Read more

10 Amazing Winners from the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards

Overall winning image by Angel Fitor shows radiant jellyfish
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The winners of the 2021 European Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards were announced recently and, as usual, there were some truly stunning photos capturing this competition’s top prizes. We’ve included ten of the winning photos along with five highly commended images on the following pages for you to enjoy. The Overall Winner, titled... Read more

OM Digital Intros First 20mm F/1.4 Lens without Olympus Brand

The Olympus brand may be gone but the quality is the same, OM Digital says
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The Olympus brand may be gone but the quality is the same. That’s the message from OM Digital Solutions, which launched its first lens this morning since getting rid of the Olympus name: the OM System 20mm f/1.4 Pro lens. “This Micro Four Thirds System standard compliant lens delivers both beautiful feathered bokeh and the outstanding resolution... Read more

25 of the Funniest Finalists in the Comedy Pet Photo Awards

Have a laugh at some hilarious photos of our furry friends
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If you’ve had a hard week, here’s something delightful to carry you into the weekend: 25 of the funniest finalists in the 2021 Comedy Pet Photo Awards. An offshoot of the extremely popular Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards, which we featured last month, the Comedy Pet Photo Awards tweaks the formula slightly to just include hilarious images of... Read more

15 of the Wildest Photos from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards

Winners chosen from over 50,000 entries from 95 countries
Photo of toucan eating a bat
The Natural History Museum revealed the winners of the Wildlife Photographer of Year 2021 competition this week and, as usual, there were some amazing photos in this international contest. Spanning a variety of categories including Wildlife Photographer of the Year for both Adult and Young classifications, Animal Portraits, Animals in their Environment,... Read more

Fujifilm Intros Instax Link Wide Smartphone Printer

Mobile printer outputs wider format instant photos from smartphones via Bluetooth
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Fujifilm introduced the Instax Link Wide Smartphone Printer this morning. The mobile printer is designed to output wider format instant photos wirelessly from smartphones. The Fujifilm Instax Link Wide Smartphone Printer uses Instax Wide instant film, which produces photos with dimensions of 2.4 inches (H) x 3.9 inches (W). That’s a larger format... Read more

Nikon Intros Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens

Compact zoom lens is for Nikon's Z series APS-C mirrorless cameras
Photo of Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR lens
Nikon announced the Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR lens this morning. The compact zoom lens is designed for Nikon’s Z-series mirrorless cameras with APS-C size (Nikon DX-format) image sensors, such as the Nikon Z fc, which we recently reviewed here. Though it boasts a 7.8x zoom range, the Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR lens is surprisingly... Read more