Over the course of finishing up our Panasonic FZ1000 II review, we took it out and about in Knoxville, Tennessee to see just what 400mm of (equivalent) zoom reach can do.
Facing the loss of a season's worth of wedding gigs, New York-based photographer Aaron DuRall is spending isolation creating colorful, subversive work that's worlds away from his typical documentary style.
May 3, 2020 at 13:00
We're continuing to highlight our favorite reader responses to the question "What piece of gear made the biggest impact on your photography?" Answers this time ranged from books to mentors to classic film cameras and beyond.
The Mavic Air 2 is a great all-around drone for almost anybody, but how are its photos? We shot Raw and JPEG images at both 12MP and 48MP, as well as 'SmartPhotos' that promise improved image quality. Compare the results in our sample gallery.
May 2, 2020 at 16:31
DPR Editor Dale Baskin shares the story of one of the cameras that helped him make the transition to digital – the Canon PowerShot G3.
May 2, 2020 at 15:52
Smithsonian Magazine recently announced winners and finalists for their 17th Annual Photo Contest. Here are some of the highlights.
videoMay 2, 2020 at 13:00
Have significant firmware updates changed Chris and Jordan's recommendations? Take a look at their updated entry-level full-frame mirrorless comparison.
May 1, 2020 at 20:00
Next year should see the first devices that can run DisplayPort 2.0 features through a USB-C port, giving this one port the ability to power external accessories as well as run high-resolution monitors and displays - with amazing data rates
May 1, 2020 at 18:21
The controller runs off two 'AAA' batteries and can remotely control Edelkrone's line of dollies, heads, jibs and sliders from up to 25m (82ft) away.
May 1, 2020 at 15:35
The new 3-in-1 card reader features slots for SD, microSD and CompactFlash cards, while the new 2-in-1 reader offers two slots for SD and microSD memory cards.
May 1, 2020 at 13:00
The Nikomat FT2 is a heavy, overly-complicated, fingernail-destroying film SLR from the 1970s and is easily one of Nikon's most difficult cameras to use, ever. Still, one reviewer found reason to love this ugly duckling of a film camera.
Apr 30, 2020 at 18:24
The program will help fund both personal projects and work directly commissioned by Adobe.
mobileApr 30, 2020 at 16:19
The Xperia 1 Mark II borrows some of its camera technologies from the company's Alpha series of cameras, making it, at least on paper, one of the most interesting phones for photography at the moment.
Apr 30, 2020 at 15:24
The content is open to the public but only available for use with a restrictive Creative Commons license.
Apr 30, 2020 at 13:32
The new 'High Quality Camera' uses a C and CS lens mount and is built around the Sony Type 1/2.3” (7.9mm diagonal) Sony IMX477 image sensor.
Apr 30, 2020 at 13:00
Lens availability is a critical part of choosing a camera system. We have a look at the four full-frame mirrorless mounts to see how their lineups and technologies currently compare.
reviewApr 30, 2020 at 12:00
The DJI Mavic Air 2 is a Goldilocks drone. It's not the biggest or the smallest model out there, but it delivers just the right balance of size and features.
Apr 29, 2020 at 20:41
The new 64GB, 128GB and 256GB microSDXC cards feature max read and write speeds of 250MB/s and 130MB/s, respectively.
Apr 29, 2020 at 18:28
The 'Simple Use' camera is safe to use down to 10m (33ft) and comes in two pre-loaded options using Lomography's Color Negative 400 and LomoChrome Purple film stocks.
Apr 29, 2020 at 14:22
The new service allows images and folders to be synchronized between five computers and five mobile devices, and that each image can be edited on any of those devices.
videoApr 29, 2020 at 13:00
Want to shoot some portraits with great lighting while stuck at home? We show you how – and you probably won't need any new gear to do it!
Apr 29, 2020 at 12:30
We've updated our 'best fixed prime lens camera' buying guide and – no surprise here – the Fujifilm X100V came out on top.
videoApr 29, 2020 at 12:00
Dee Molenaar, a photographer, artist and icon in the Pacific Northwest mountaineering community passed away recently at the age of 101. Filmmaker and DPReview collaborator Eric Becker spent some time with Dee and his children before he died, and created a short film about Dee’s inspirational life. Watch it exclusively here.
Apr 28, 2020 at 20:56
The beta EOS Webcam Utility came from the ongoing needs required for video conferencing and virtual meetings amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apr 28, 2020 at 18:47
Photographer and DIY camera master Brendan Barry shares what went into converting his backyard shed into a camera and darkroom.
mobileApr 28, 2020 at 14:02
The OV64B is capable of capturing 64MP stills, as well as 8K video at 30 fps and 4K video at 60 fps. The first sample units will be shipping to companies next month.
Apr 28, 2020 at 13:00
Firmware has been updated and lens lineups fleshed-out since Canon, Nikon and Panasonic joined the full-frame mirrorless melee. In the light of these changes, we looked again at the strengths and weaknesses of the main contenders.
Apr 28, 2020 at 01:30
In addition to 4K/60p capture, the Mavic Air 2 can also record HDR video at 4K/30p and dole out 1080p slow-mo video at up to 240 fps. Battery life also gets an improvement, with a 34-minute flight time.
Apr 27, 2020 at 18:42
The company previously tested an anti-reflective coating and is now looking to use satellite 'sunshades.'
Apr 27, 2020 at 16:25
The MAVO Edge is built around a new 44.7MP full-frame CMOS sensor that claims to offer up to 14-stops of dynamic range and minimal rolling shutter, even at 8K.
Apr 26, 2020 at 19:24
The global lockdown has been disastrous for the camera trade with sales cut in half across the world, according to figures released by CIPA. DSLRs are doing worse than mirrorless models, and lenses are holding up a little better overall.
Apr 26, 2020 at 18:58
Both companies say accounting procedures are proving difficult amidst global stay-at-home orders, making it challenging to audit their financial results in the usual timeframe. Results for both companies are pushed back by a few weeks.
reviewApr 26, 2020 at 13:00
Exposure Software's latest Exposure X5 app is a surprisingly fast, feature-packed and affordable alternative to Adobe's Lightroom – with no subscription required.
Apr 26, 2020 at 12:00
Running out of isolation projects? Here's how you can use common household supplies and tools to craft your own DIY studio lighting solutions.
videoApr 25, 2020 at 13:00
Impressively compact and no slouch in terms of sharpness: Tamron's 70-180mm F2.8 for Sony E-mount shapes up to be a solid option for a7-series photographers.
sample galleryApr 25, 2020 at 13:00
What better time to shoot with a telephoto zoom? Chris and Jordan took the Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 and a Sony a7R III into the empty streets of Calgary for some appropriately-distanced street shooting.
Apr 24, 2020 at 20:28
The quick-release system makes it easier to get the strap out of the way when it's not needed, such as when you're switching to shooting on a tripod or monopod.
Apr 24, 2020 at 16:33
New bi-color LED comes to the LS series of continuous lighting with temperatures variable between 2700 and 6500K for still and movie photography
Apr 24, 2020 at 15:20
The price drop comes not long after the release of its new studio camera software update and new ATEM Mini switchers
Apr 24, 2020 at 13:00
Even if you can't get outdoors, there are plenty of ways to keep busy and to keep your photographic senses sharp. What follows are nine ways film photography lovers can stay occupied and have fun, all from the comfort and safety of their own home.
Apr 23, 2020 at 20:24
As a whole, Canon saw a decline of 9.5% and 18.7% in net sales and operating profit, respectively, but its Imaging Systems division took a particularly rough hit with expectations Q2 will be even worse.
Apr 23, 2020 at 18:20
Five zoom lenses and a single prime lens have received minor firmware updates that 'fix minor bugs,' according to the changelogs.
Apr 23, 2020 at 17:36
It's a small firmware update, but addresses an important problem that could cause certain SD memory cards to have errors while shooting.
Apr 23, 2020 at 14:49
Sony's next venture into light field technology could be via an E-mount lens, that might allow photographers to use it on their regular cameras
videoApr 23, 2020 at 13:00
Tiny crystals on a glass slide may look unimpressive to the naked eye, but with a macro lens and some polarizing filters they become magical. We show you how to make your own.
lens newsApr 22, 2020 at 22:58
In addition to the 'velvety glow' of the bokeh produced by the lens, it also features 1:2 ratio macro capabilities, with a minimum focusing distance of 14cm (5.5").
Lensrentals survey: 19% of professional photographers are considering a career change due to COVID-19 pandemic
Apr 22, 2020 at 18:05
Unsurprisingly, 96% of respondents said their work has been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with nearly 75% saying 'all or almost all' of their work had been cancelled in April.
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