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April 10, 2021

A Long-Term Review of the iPhone 12 Camera

I use my phone like most people. I scroll through my social media feeds, order from overpriced delivery apps, and even make the occasional phone call. But in 2021, there’s one feature alone that decides how much I’ll spend on a phone: […]
April 10, 2021

President Biden’s Official Portrait Was Shot with a Sony a9 II

The White House has released the official portraits of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. They were shot by Chief Official White House Photographer Adam Schultz using a Sony a9 II full-frame mirrorless camera. The metadata in the released photos […]
April 10, 2021

Quote of the Week by Andreas Gursky

“In retrospect, I can see that my desire to create abstractions has become more and more radical. Art should not be delivering a report on reality, but should be looking at what’s behind something.” —Andreas Gursky (1955) Andreas Gursky is a German artist […]
April 10, 2021

Sigma Has Fixed 28-70mm Ghosting Issues, Will Replace Affected Units

In late March, Sigma published a service notice for the newly-announced 28-70mm f/2.8 lens where ghosting resistance may deteriorate in some circumstances. The company delayed shipping it in order to address the issue, and today Sigma has announced that the problem has […]
April 10, 2021

Canon is Additionally Discontinuing a Large Number of EF Lenses: Report

Reported at the end of March, Canon appears to be rapidly discontinuing popular EF-mount DSLR lenses and according to a new report, that isn’t slowing down. Canon is supposedly ceasing production of ten more lenses with at least four more planned to […]
April 10, 2021

Playboy Enters the NFT Market, Plans to Sell Art and Support Creators

Lifestyle and entertainment giant, Playboy, is entering the non-fungible token (NFT) market with plans to sell its extensive art collection and to support emerging artists. Today, Playboy is a far cry from what the company was during its peak years in the […]
April 9, 2021

Sigma Has Fixed 28-70mm Ghosting Issues, Will Replace Affected Units

In late March, Sigma published a service notice for the newly-announced 28-70mm f/2.8 lens where ghosting resistance may deteriorate in some circumstances. The company delayed shipping it in order to address the issue, and today Sigma has announced that the problem has […]
April 9, 2021

Jaw-Dropping Video of the Moon Was Shot with Modular Leica DSLR lens

A video showcasing the incredible optical quality of the Leica APO-Telyt-R 400mm f/2.8 lens recently surfaced, and the quality that this lens exhibits (which today retails used for $15,000 used) in 4K video is mind-blowing… especially considering the footage was shot from […]
April 9, 2021

Rokinon Launches Astro-Focused 24mm f/1.8 Prime for Sony E-Mount

Rokinon has announced the AF 24mm f/1.8 Compact, a wide-angle, fast prime that has a specific astrophotography mode to assist with star photography. This is Rokinon’s eleventh autofocus lens specifically engineered for Sony cameras. The 24mm f/1.8 weighs a scant 8.1 ounces […]

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