Nikon Announces D5600 DSLR, Coolpix Cameras At CES

The D5600 is a high-performance compact DSLR with connective capabilities
Nikon D5600
Nikon has announced the compact, lightweight D5600 DSLR, which will be showcased at CES with two new COOLPIX cameras. The D5600 features a 24.2-megapixel CMOS sensor for impressive image quality, with an intuitive 3.2-inch, 1.037k-dot touch-screen Vari-angle LCD monitor and connective capabilities. Nikon SnapBridge allows photographers to transfer images... Read more

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

A lot of power and advanced features in a small package
Canon G9 X Mark II
Ahead of CES, Canon is releasing new “travel-friendly” imaging products, and among them is the PowerShot G9 X Mark II, the latest addition to Canon’s premium compact line. Photographers looking for a feature-rich point-and-shoot will appreciate the camera’s 1.0-inch, 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor and Canon’s latest image processor, DIGIC 7, which... Read more

Rokinon Digital Photo 20mm F1.8 Full-Frame Lens

Super-wide-angle fills the gap between 14mm and 24mm focal lengths in Rokinon’s Digital Photo lens system
Rokinon Digital Photo 20mm F1.8
Designed to capture unique angles of the world, the full-frame Rokinon Digital Photo 20mm F1.8 super-wide-angle features a fast aperture (to F22) to handle challenging lighting conditions, with a super-wide 94.8° angle of view. From landscape to architectural photography, the night skies to city streets, the 20mm F1.8 allows photographers to capture... Read more

Canon PIXMA G-Series Printers With New Ink Tank System

The first PIXMA units to feature a built-in, front-facing refillable ink tank system
Canon PIXMA G4200 printer
All of the printers in Canon’s newly launched PIXMA G series feature a front-facing, built-in refillable ink tank system designed to make monitoring of ink levels and refills easier. The line includes the PIXMA G1200 MegaTank Single Function Printer, the PIXMA G2200 MegaTank All-In-One Printer, the PIXMA G3200 Wireless MegaTank All-In-One Printer,... Read more

Luminar Pluto Update Is Now Live

The update introduces cool new features and enhances others for more creative photography
Luminar Pluto Update
MacPhun, the makers of the HDR tool Aurora, released the all-in-one editing tool Luminar in October, and the new update is available now. The Luminar Pluto update introduces some cool new features and retools others for more creative photography. Among them are: Golden Hour, the most impressive new feature, lets you add a warm-toned sunlight effect... Read more

Adobe Lightroom Update Adds New Mode, Cameras

Modest upgrade brings a new comparison tool
While Adobe’s Creative Suite made a large announcement a few weeks ago, bringing 2017 versions of most of the company’s image editing, video and design tools, Adobe Lightroom didn’t receive an update. This week Adobe updated Lightroom to Lightroom CC 2015.8, bringing with it a new Reference View. A component of the Develop module, Reference View... Read more

Sony World Photography Awards

It’s not too late to enter the world’s largest photography contest, a partnership between Sony and the World Photography Organisation
There are four competitions within the Sony World Photography Awards, and it’s not too late to enter. Professional: 10 categories, which are judge on a body of work. Open: 10 categories, rewarding the best single images. Entries submitted to the Open competition are automatically entered into the National Awards based on nationality. You can check... Read more

Meyer-Optik Nocturnus Is A New Lens For Sony E-Mount

The new lens is designed for low-light shooting and features flexible depth-of-field
Meyer-Optik Nocturnus 50mm f0.95 II
The Meyer-Optik Nocturnus 50mm f0.95 II is a new low-light manual focus standard lens for Sony E-mount systems from German lens maker, Meyer-Optik. The lens is optimized for full-frame sensors but can work APS-C cameras. It has an aperture that ranges from ƒ0.95 to ƒ22, offering flexibility in low light and depth-of-field. Meyer-Optik calls the lens... Read more

B&H Now Sells Really Right Stuff Products

Really Right Stuff is available for purchase for the first time via a third-party distributor, this time in the form of B&H
Really Right Stuff tripod
Really Right Stuff has long been at the high-end of the camera support system and accessories market. Their tripods, camera plates and other camera products are known for being some of the best on the market. Up to now, though, the only way to get your hands on a Really Right Stuff tripod was to purchase it secondhand or through their website. That’s... Read more

Hawkesmill England Announces Line Of Small Luxury Camera Bags

The new bags are meant for mirrorless cameras or smaller DSLRs with the lens removed.
Hawkesmill England
We’ve covered Hawkesmill England’s luxury camera bags before. The company makes high-end bags from quality materials that we would not be ashamed to wear around New York City or London. The company’s newest line of luxury camera bags were designed for the consumer who shoots with a mirrorless camera or a smaller DSLR with a single... Read more

Metz mecablitz M400 Compact Wireless Flash Released

The M400 features wireless TTL control and coverage to match 24-105mm lenses.
Metz mecablitz M400
German flash manufacturer, Metz, has released their new compact flash system the Metz mecablitz M400. The unit features wireless TTL control and coverage to match 24-105mm lenses. The M400 is compatible with just about every camera manufacturer including Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fujifilm, Pentax and Micro Four Thirds systems. It features a zoom-swivel head... Read more

Instagram Introduces Comment Control Features

Instagram's new features enable some control of how people can comment on posts
Instagram comment control
For a while now, Instagram has been slowly transitioning from a simple photo sharing app to a viable commercial entity. Most of this is due to the obvious influence of parent company Facebook, which bought Instagram in 2012. Earlier this year, the app introduced features that enabled businesses to more easily communicate with followers and post in... Read more