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Sony Announces 4K-Shooting, Full Frame 12.2MP A7S Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera

Posted by on Sunday April 6, 2014 | Uncategorized

Sony just took the wraps off a brand new full-frame interchangeable camera that can also shoot 4K video: the 12.2-megapixel Sony A7S. The Sony A7S joins the 36.4-megapixel A7R and 24.3-megapixel Sony A7, which were announced last year and are the first two mirrorless cameras with 35mm sensors. What differentiates the Sony A7S from those... More

Olympus Unveils Rugged Stylus Tough TG-3 Waterproof Compact Camera

Posted by on Monday March 31, 2014 | Uncategorized

Olympus unveiled the latest in its series of rugged “Tough” compact cameras last night: the Stylus Tough TG-3. The 16-megapixel TG-3 features a 25-100mm equivalent lens with a maximum f/2.0 aperture on the wide end. It also has built-in Wi-Fi, GPS and new macro functions for close-up photography. The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 is freezeproof... More

The Pros and Cons of Converting Your Photography Workflow to Apple’s New Mac Pro

Posted by on Wednesday March 19, 2014 | Uncategorized

(The following post was written by photographer Jeff Cable who recently purchased Apple’s much talked about new Mac Pro computer and reconfigured his photography workflow from the previous model. The story originally appeared on Cable’s blog in a slightly different form. You can follow Cable on his Facebook page.) By Jeff Cable After years of... More

Cinetics Intros Axis360 Motorized Camera Slider and Quickly Hits Kickstarter Goal

Posted by on Wednesday February 26, 2014 | Video

Cinetics is a company we’ve been following since its deceptively simple CineSkates camera dolly system caused a splash back in 2011. That product, which was introduced on Kickstarter and quickly made its funding goal, was followed by CineMoco, a more sophisticated motorized camera dolly that also easily hit its Kickstarter pledge mark. So what does... More

2014 Winter Olympics Op-Ed: Everything You’ve Read About Problems for Photographers at Sochi is True

Posted by on Wednesday February 5, 2014 | Photojournalism

(The following op-ed was written by photographer Jeff Cable who is in Sochi, Russia covering the 2014 Winter Olympics. The story originally appeared on Cable’s blog in a slightly different form. You can follow Cable’s experiences at the Winter Olympics on his Facebook page.) By Jeff Cable You know all those articles that talk about... More