4K Smartphones are coming! (How Dead Are P&S Cameras?)
According to Engadget, the sensor company Aptina has debuted a 4K, 30 FPS sensor at the Mobile World Congress. Due to be available for camera makers to start using later this year, the Aptina 12 megapixel and 13 megapixel sensors also boast 1080p video at 96 FPS. Yikes!
The Big Panasonic GH3 Review Pt. 1 with Comparison to GH2
The Panasonic GH3 is the most advanced, professional-grade quality Micro 4/3 camera. We had several days to see if it’s a worthy upgrade to the beloved GH2. In Part 1 we take a look at the build and details, and compare it to the GH2 in a still life studio test.
Metabones Lens Adapter for Micro 4/3 & NEX Cameras Increases Max F-Stop & Widens Focal Length!
The new Metabones Speed Booster lens adapter for Sony E-Mount and Micro 4/3 cameras will make a full-frame lens gain 1-stop in max aperture, widen its focal length, and increase its MTF resolution. Amazing!
Inches from death: Daredevil photographers go swimming with hot lava!
Some people say that photographers are extra crazy, however I believe it is simply a universal “thrill-seeker” aspect of society. Some people like to play it safe, and some people are just plain nuts.
Trend from Photokina: Full-frame Goes Mainstream
One of the noticeable trend in this year’s Photokina is the number of smaller and lighter full-frame sensor cameras that are introduced. Yes, full-frame cameras are nothing new, but typically, they are prosumer and professional spec cameras that are often large and heavy. Now, companies are innovating cameras that are smaller and more mobile, but still have a full-frame sensor. And that is great news for us.