B&H has the GigaPan EPIC 100 robotic panorama mount for $429 (reg. $479) through February 10. The EPIC 100 is compatible with large point and shoot cameras, mirrorless cameras and small DSLRs up to 3lbs total weight. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
The RED EPIC and SCARLET cameras have finally received the ability to shoot dedicated still image R3D raw files. The feature is now available in firmware versions 6.0.x and later. [Read more…]
I love cars. I have been enamored with Ken Block’s Gymkhana series ever since it started a few years ago. What is Gymkhana, you ask? It is a few glorious minutes of magnificent hooning by a pro driver in a killer car and on a ridiculous course made of real-world locations. The latest edition takes place on the streets of Los Angeles.
What does that have to do with photography?
The 36MP full frame Nikon D800E has been the top dog sensor according to DxO Mark since the camera was first tested back in February 2012. That is, until DxO Mark put the new 6K RED Epic Dragon sensor to the test. The 19MP APS-H sized sensor from the Epic Dragon was the first to break the 100-point barrier on the DxO Mark score. [Read more…]
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Wedding photo booths are pretty common. But a slow-motion video booth? A bit less common.
The result is a viral hit that is sure to result in trend of slow-motion booths in the near future.
We’ve posted these warnings before. The cool lasers at concerts will fry your camera’s sensor. Previous warnings have come in the form of Canon 5D Mark II and other HDSLRs getting cooked. This time, however, a RED EPIC (about a $20k camera) got fried at a concert. [Read more…]