The folks over at sonyalpharumors.com posted a strange rumor the other day that they seem pretty confident is true. They claim that Sony is going to make a lens/sensor module that you would connect to, and control with, your smartphone.
Now, we all know that smartphones have made some serious inroads into the photography world and that camera companies are feeling the pinch because of it. But are we really ready for a tin-can size accessory for our phones in the name of better photography on the go?
Gear is fun to play with and fun to buy, but it diverts money from more important things (marketing, for instance) and it can lead you to financial trouble. Accountants and veteran photographers will tell you: Avoid buying more than the minimum amount of gear, unless you can rent it to clients and recover your... More ›
LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, the photo festival in Charlottesville, Virginia, announced today that is ceasing operations due to lack of funding. A statement from the festival’s board, posted on the LOOK3 website, says, “While our event was beloved by many in Charlottesville and in the international photography community, we unfortunately do not have the... More ›
Stockland Martel, the photography agency founded 30 years ago by Bill Stockland and Maureen Martel, closed on December 31, 2017. In a statement published on the Stockland Martel website, the founders said they were retiring from the photography business, and said they “are looking forward to enjoying life at a slower pace, exploring new interests,... More ›