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It’s a photo album… and a camera: the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N1

In the mid-2000s camera manufacturers had to find ways to differentiate themselves from the competition. Kodak brought Wi-Fi to the camera world with its EasyShare One, Panasonic released the DMC-LX1 that had a 16:9 sensor and Samsung put selfie mirrors on the front of its compacts. Not to be outdone, Sony released its Cyber-shot DSC-N1 […]

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Shooting With a Toy Camera: The Holga

The Holga 120 GCFN is a plastic medium format camera with a fixed 60mm f/8 lens, complete with over-the-top vignetting and light leaks. But for many, that’s the joy of a toy camera. See what’s it like to shoot with this cult classic. [ Read More ] Alex Cooke Click Here to Check out The […]

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How do you know you need a new camera?

Introduction For the vast majority of shooting I do, even on weddings, I find my aging DSLR is still more than enough camera for the job. After all, it’s the photographer, not the camera, right?Nikon 35mm F2 DISO 200 | 1/1000 sec | F8 ‘Do I need a new camera?’ Unsurprisingly, I get that question […]

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Packing Camera Gear: A Trip Across Vietnam

There’s plenty of great advice for packing camera equipment on a trip. However it’s not often that the trip involves motorcycling for two weeks and packing this much gear. [ Read More ] Stephen Kampff Click Here to Check out The Complete FroKnowsPhoto 6-Hour Guide to DSLR Video To Get Trick Photography And Special Effects […]

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Choosing Camera Lens Filters & Stepping Rings

When you first get your brand new, expensive and sophisticated DSLR camera, you may be forgiven for thinking that’s all you really need to take good photos… and, for a time, you’re content to explore the myriad of features and settings that festoon the outer body of the camera, as well as those hidden among […]

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Modest growth hints that the worst of the camera collapse is over

It might not be much, but the latest industry figures from trade body CIPA suggest the camera market may have finally bottomed-out. Shipments of digital cameras with built-in lenses were flat, compared with the same period in 2016. This may not sound positive, but it comes after 21 consecutive quarters of year-on-year sales declines. On top […]

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Gigi Hadid Goes Behind the Camera for V Magazine Feature

Supermodel Gigi Hadid has become the latest high-profile celebrity commissioned to shoot for an international fashion feature. Following in the recent footsteps of Kendal Jenner and Brooklyn Beckham, the V Magazine Special Edition is made of backstage Polaroids taken by Hadid, laid out in collages alongside handwritten notes. [ Read More ] Mike Briggs Click […]

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