Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II Lens Also Available in US

EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS II

It looks like tha Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II lens that was announced outside the US last month will also be coming to the US.  Canon USA has the lens listed on its site.

The lens was previously slated to be available in the UK this month.  No word yet on pricing; however, the existing version of this lens runs around $180 street at the time of this post.  Check availability for the new lens on Amazon.com.

Nikon Mirrorless Camera Image Leaks Out

Nikon Mirrorless Camera X810

It looks like Nikon’s compact mirrorless camera has leaked its lens mount and sensor mount onto the web.  Based on this image, it’s clearly not an F-mount camera – so you won’t be using existing Nikon lenses on this camera (without an adapter, that is).  Additionally, the sensor looks smaller than APS-C format. [Read more...]

Mac OS X Lion & Photo/Video Software Compatibility

Mac OS X Lion

As I’m sure most Mac users are aware of by now, OS X Lion is out.  I haven’t upgraded my MacBook yet because I’m still running software that won’t run on Lion.

Nikon and Adobe (among others) specifically detailed which of their applications that have compatibility issues with OS X Lion. Check out the details below. [Read more...]