Beloved New York Sports Photographer Anthony Causi Dies Of Coronavirus At 48

Causi, who died Sunday of COVID-19, shot for the New York Post and was loved for his big heart
Back cover of The New York Post for Monday, April 13 There’s a poem by A.E. Housman published in 1896 titled “To an Athlete Dying Young.” The second stanza reads:   “Today, the road all runners come, Shoulder-high we bring you home, And set you at your threshold down, Townsman of a stiller town.” Today, New York City is indeed a “stiller... Read more

Tamron Announces 70-180mm F/2.8 Zoom For Sony Full-Frames

This compact telephoto zoom lens is lightweight for its class and will ship in mid-May
The new Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VXD telephoto zoom (Model A056) Last fall, at PhotoPlus Expo, Tamron announced that it had been developing four lenses designed to work specifically with Sony E-Mount full-frame mirrorless cameras. The three close-focusing primes—20mm F/2.8, 24mm F/2.8 and 35mm F/2.8—are currently already available. Today, Tamron... Read more

Stream Nikon School Educational Videos For Free Throughout April

Learn photography and videography from some of Nikon’s top content creators
Years ago, when I worked for Nikon, I found one of the most enjoyable “freebies” I had access to as an employee was being able to attend the Nikon School Workshop in New York City. Back then, the day-long workshop was a slideshow presentation given in auditoriums around U.S. by various Nikon photographers and product experts, who discussed how to... Read more
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Virtual Fine-Art Photography & Film Friday: Dorothea Lange At The MoMA & More

Take a virtual tour of intriguing fine-art photography exhibitions and films taking place on the web
“White Angel Bread Line, San Francisco,” by Dorothea Lange, 1933. Gelatin silver print, 10 3/4 x 8 7/8″ (27.3 x 22.6 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Albert M. Bender Many times when I write a “Fine-Art Photography Friday” blog post, I’ll mention that “these are some of the intriguing photo exhibitions or films... Read more

Madavor Media Buys Camera Review Website Imaging Resource

The distinguished camera review website will join Madavor Media’s four other photography brands
Today, Madavor Media, LLC announced that it has acquired Imaging Resource, one of the most popular and trusted websites for camera and photography equipment reviews on the web. The company, which also owns Outdoor Photographer, Digital Photo Pro, Digital Photo and HDVideoPro, says the new acquisition will operate under its existing brand, and founder... Read more

Fujifilm Adds IBIS On New X-T4 Mirrorless Camera

The new in-body image stabilization system is welcome news for shooting stills and video
Fujifilm’s new X-T4 mirrorless camera Earlier today, Fujifilm introduced the next iteration of its popular X-T mirrorless camera line by announcing the X-T4. Fujifilm said the new X-T4 will be available in both black and silver this spring for $1,699. Fujifilm’s new X-T4 mirrorless camera The new model looks quite similar to its predecessor,... Read more

Sony Announces FE 20mm F1.8 G Lens

The company continues to expand its line of Sony E-mount primes
The new Sony FE 20mm F1.8 G prime lens on the Sony a7R IV full-frame mirrorless camera (top view) Today, Sony announced the new FE 20mm F1.8 G prime lens for both E-mount full-frame and APS-C Sony mirrorless cameras. The new versatile lens will retail for $899 and be available in March. The new wide-angle prime has a small, compact and lightweight design... Read more

Canon Is Developing EOS R5 & Introduces EOS Rebel T8i

The company also announced a new 24-105mm lens for R-mirrorless systems
Canon’s EOS R5 full-frame mirrorless camera In the past week, there were a number of important camera announcements, including a few from Canon, which included the development of what it calls its most advanced full-frame mirrorless camera, the EOS R5, as well as introducing the latest EOS Rebel, the T8i DSLR, and a new 24-105mm lens for its... Read more

Nikon Announces D6 Arrives In April And Two Z-Series Mirrorless Lenses

The new DSLR flagship includes “the most powerful AF system in Nikon’s History”
The new Nikon D6 Full-Frame DSLR with Nikon’s NIKKOR 24-70mm lens In the fall of 2019, Nikon introduced news about its upcoming D6 DSLR. But it made an announcement that was, kind of… an announcement of an announcement, which indicated they were working on producing a replacement for the Nikon D5, its long-time flagship DSLR. These news statements... Read more

Olympus Adds Second Mirrorless Flagship Camera: OM-D E-M1 Mark III

The company also announced a new zoom lens and a PEN Lite series mirrorless camera
The new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III with 12-40mm zoom lens Earlier today, Olympus made the somewhat surprising decision to add a second, top-of-the-line, or flagship mirrorless camera to its line-up of Micro Four Thirds cameras: The new 20.4-megapixel OM-D E-M1 Mark III joins its larger, heavier MFT twin, the Olympus OM-D E-M1X, which was announced a... Read more