Fujifilm releases an X-T1 update with new AF system

Fujifilm has announced the availability of a firmware update is for the Fujifilm X-T1 model. The main novelty is that it includes a new AF system that allows capturing subjects that are in motion effortlessly. The new version, the 4.0, will be available for download on the brand’s official website …

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Nikon notifies the occurrence of false DSLR cameras

You must be very careful of what you buy in certain auction sites. The little control that administrators have on places like eBay has led vendors of pirated products, mainly imitations from China, to turn that place into their personal yard sale. And recently a product type that has spread …

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TomTom Bandit, a sports video camera with autoedit feature

TomTom is currently in a delicate position as a company, at least in terms of the hardware division. Smartphones have left GPS navigators out of the market, and though the company has navigation software and maps enough to survive by licensing their technology applications or selling their applications, they want …

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Types and Characteristics of Camera Sensors

Terminology can be scary some times. So much technicality can repel us, right? But of the missions of this blog, if not the main one, is to spread photographic knowledge and to democratize photography among all of our readers. A topic that is often put off due to its apparent …

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Megapixels and Printing Paper Sizes Table

If you are a lover of printed photography or paper photography, you will probably be interested in having a photographic camera with a lot of megapixels in it. For starters, the more megapixels, the better quality the picture will have. But there are a few exceptions. Besides the number of …

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Understand the SLR camera’s specifications

I publish SLR camera comparisons regularly, but it is possible that every time I post one I might be feeling intimidated by the terminology and the specifications of the photographic jargon. What does it mean if a camera has or doesn’t have a focus motor? And does the screen resolution …

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Nikon D4S and D610: watch the armor

The subject itself is not new, but what is new are the models that must be written down on the counterfeit Nikon Cameras list: D4S and D610. In effect: the technical services of the prized firm warns us that they are detecting an increase of these counterfeit cameras coming in …

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New v1.1.4 firmware for the Canon EOS T5i

If our dear manufactures didn’t have the maddening habit of calling the same things with different names according to the continent in question, If I were to say that a new “firmware” was just released for the Canon Rebel 5Ti, you’d immediately know that we are talking about the EOS …

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New Samyang 100mm Macro lenses

The Samyang lens brand expanded its range of lenses presenting their first macro lens for full frame sensors, more specifically the Samyang 100mm F2.8 ED UMC MACRO for photography and its counterpart version for video, the Samyang 100mm T3.1 VDSLR ED UMC MACRO.

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