PhotoPlus 2013

Polar Pro Filters-3

Pro Pro filters have been around for a couple years; however, I saw them for the first time at PhotoPlus 2013. The filters are designed for GoPro cameras and offer polarized, macro, underwater and ND options. [click to continue…]

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Fuji Instax Mini 90-2

The Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic is Fujifilm’s latest foray into the instant film camera market. Fujifilm’s previous Instax cameras have been very popular; however, none have had a classic design like the new Instax Mini 90 – it looks very nice in person. [click to continue…]

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Canon CPS Repairs and Cleaning

by on November 27, 2013

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Canon Booth CPS Repair-3

At PhotoPlus 2013, Canon CPS was performing repairs and cleanings on DSLRs. Below are a couple of shots of CPS techs in action. [click to continue…]

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Sony QX10 and QX100 Hands-On

by on November 23, 2013

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Sony QX100

Sony continues to push the imaging industry with new concepts in a number of different directions. The new Sony QX10 and QX100 camera/lens modules for smartphones is one of those wildly different ideas.

And I love the idea of how Sony is pushing the boundaries with the QX10 and QX100.

After having an opportunity to use the QX10 and QX100 a bit at PhotoPlus 2013, I feel like the execution in this first generation, however, leaves something to be desired. [click to continue…]

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Nikon D5200 with FSA-L2 and EDG VR Field Scope

I ran across this crazy setup at the Nikon booth at PhotoPlus 2013. This is a Nikon D5200 equipped with the FSA-L2 field scope adapter and the Nikon EDG VR Fieldscope 20-60×85 spotting scope.

This combo produces a 750-2,625mm equivalent field of view on the Nikon D5200 (taking into account the 1.5x crop factor). [click to continue…]

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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Hands-On

by on November 21, 2013

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Olympus OM-D E-M1

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is the flagship camera in Olympus’ Micro Four Thirds mirrorless lineup. When you pick up the camera, it certainly feels like a flagship model. The tough, magnesium alloy body is immediately apparent, as are the plentiful controls available via external buttons, dials and switches. [click to continue…]

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