Firmware updates for Nikon D800 and several Nikon 1

Apart from yesterday launchings, these days Nikon has published several firmware updates for its cameras. The most important are for Nikon D800 and D800E. The update is the 1.10 for both cameras and it brings along many improvements and novelties as well as changes in the terminology in order to …

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Nikon announces new 400mm F/2.8 and 1.4x teleconverter

Other than the new S2, Nikon has also presented the new AF-S NIKKOR 400mm F/2.8E FL ED VR, a hyper zoom FX fixed lens, with a teleconverter that multiplies the focal distance by 1.4. The new zoom lens, will replace the prior 400mm that Nikon already had on sale. The …

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New Leica M Monochrom Limited Edition

Normally, the Limited Editions of any product have a higher value then the regular version. If the product is a Leica camera, it gives you more reason to feel worried. This is the case with the new Leica M Monochrom, which came to be from a collaboration between the German …

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Photographing with Anamorphic Lenses in a DSLR

Anamorphic lenses have stayed in the analog photography world. Nowadays they are not in use due to their high price tag and used exclusively for cinematography with 35 mm film. However, if you were to find one, this lens would create surprising images. Anamorphic lenses have been used for the …

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Samsung NX3000, a camera for professional “Selfies”

Samsung announced that this camera is “ideal for those addicted to selfies”. This is a digital camera with APS-C sensors with 20 megapixels, and an amazing LCD screen with 180-degree rotation capabilities, designed to ensure the best possible selfie. This new camera has a “traditional” body that guarantees an image …

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Film Cameras that Should not be Forgotten

In this report we review some of the best film cameras that should be remembered and can still be found with some effort. The first few months of the year have passed, in which film camera manufacturers release a thousand and one new products: cameras of all types, “the latest” …

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