The new Pentax MX-1 serious compact camera with a retro flare is in stock and now shipping. The MX-1 sports a 12MP sensor, 4x zoom lens, 1080p HD video and has a fast f/1.8-2.5 lens. Focus and shutter response are very fast for a point and shoot camera. I had a very positive first look at the MX-1 at CES 2013.
Adobe has released final versions of Lightroom 4.3 and Camera Raw 7.3, which are now available on Adobe.com. The update adds HiDPI support within the Lightroom Library and Develop modules for the MacBook Pro w/ Retina Display and includes additional raw file format support for 20 new cameras.
Lightroom 4.3 and Camera Raw 7.3 offer RAW support for the following cameras: [Read more...]
- Nikon COOLPIX P7700
- Olympus PEN E-PL5
- Olympus PEN E-PM2
- Olympus STYLUS XZ-2
- Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH3
- Sony Alpha NEX-5R
- Sony Alpha NEX-6
- Sony Alpha SLT-A99
You can download the update from Apple’s website.
B&H has the Nikon P7700 for $426.95 now through December 15. It’s regularly $500. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Amazon has Corel’s new RAW-editing software, AfterShot Pro, for only $59.99 (normally $99.99) through the end of October. I was quite impressed with AfterShot Pro and the power they’ve put into masking and layers with RAW images. If you’ve been looking for a more affordable RAW processing option, this is a great value.
Check it out here on Amazon.
Microsoft has released a new camera codec pack that will allow RAW files for supported cameras to be viewable in Windows Explorer and other software that’s based on Windows Imaging Codecs.
Camera Raw 6.7 is officially final and available for download. The latest update includes support for the following camera models: [Read more...]