Couples Told by Court to Pay US$1.08M (RM4.625M) to a Wedding Photographer in Defamation Lawsuit

Photographers are cheering the end of a marathon lawsuit today, a case that pinned beleaguered wedding photographer Andrea Polito against blogger Neely Moldovan (update 03 Aug 2017: her blog seems to be inaccessible right now) and her husband, who set out to destroy her career after a minor disagreement over their wedding photos. The whole …

YongNuo Introduces Two New 100mm F/2 Lens and 40mm F/2.8 Lens for Nikon

YongNuo, started as a cheap China flash / speedlight maker, has ventured into camera lens business. In recent years, they have made 50mm, 35mm and 100mm lenses for the Canon mount. Nikon users looking for some budget glass will soon have a couple of new options. According to a detailed report by Nikon Rumors – …

Voigtlander 65mm F2 E-Mount Macro Lens – The Finest Ever?!

Voigtlander has a legendary 125mm Macro lens, which was selling at over RM3500 after it discontinued in production. It is an exciting news that Voigtlander is going to produce another macro lens. Although 65mm seems a bit short, but it has F/2 aperture and is actually a nice portrait lens as well! Is this the …

Nikon Firmware Update for D600, D610, D750 and KeyMission 80 Cameras

Nikon has updated multiple camera models with new firmware, bringing many bug fixes, as well as some new lens support and improvements to the D600 (version 1.03), D610 (version 1.02), D750 (version 1.12), and KeyMission 80 (version 1.2). All four updates are available to download now from the Nikon website. The full update changelogs are …

Nikon D810 Teaser…Shooting Milky Way!

Ok…we are excited. Are you?! Is this is ultimate astronomy camera?! Nikon has just released a video using the D850 to shoot the milky way…the results look AMAZING! The highly-anticipated Nikon D850 is coming soon. Redefine full frame. Experience the best of both worlds – exceptional image and video quality in the Nikon D850. Whether …

Winners of the 2017 Magnum and LensCulture Photography Awards Announced

Magnum and LensCulture officially announced the winners of their 2017 Photography Awards, doling out prizes in six categories: Documentary, Fine Art, Open, Photojournalism, Portrait and Street. Each of the ‘Single Image’ award winners (Magnum and LensCulture also gave out awards for best Series) walks away with US$1,500 in prize money and the serious bragging rights …

Sigma MC-11 Firmware Update 1.08

Sigma releases MC-11 Firmware Update 1.08. Update Date 2017.07.20 It corrects the phenomenon that AF does not operate properly when some lenses that are not compatible with the MC-11 are attached. ※ Before updating the MC-11 firmware, please ensure SIGMA Optimization Pro has been updated to ver. 1.4.1 or later for Windows, and ver. 1.4.0 …

Fujifilm Malaysia Cash Back Offer (1st July – 31st August)

Fujifilm Malaysia is offering CASH Back Offer to the selected lenses in their line up! Terms & Conditions Customers are allow to purchase more than ONE (1) model of lens per invoice but limited to only ONE (1) piece per lens model. FUJIFILM (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd reserved the right to amend Terms & Conditions this …

Canon Malaysia Announced EOS 200D Digital SLR Camera

The Canon EOS 200D (also called Rebel SL2 in USA) is an ultra-compact digital SLR that features a 24MP APS-C-sized CMOS sensor, DIGIC 7 processor and Dual Pixel autofocus system. While its Dual Pixel AF system promises very good live view and video performance, the through-the-viewfinder AF system is aging. This svelte camera has a …

Photographer Went Broke After Long Copyright Battle

The infamous photo, captured when the monkey pressed the shutter, has become the subject of a years-long copyright dispute that has left Slater broke. Photo: David Slater Freelance photographer David Slater, once one of the most talked-about photographers in the world because of his serendipitous ‘monkey selfies,’ is now considering dog walking… or giving tennis …

Leica M10 1.9.4.0 Firmware Updates and Bug Fix

Leica has released firmware 1.9.4.0 for the M10, correcting a bug from firmware 1.7.4.0 that produces black images in some cases during short exposures. The company has also advised M10 owners on how to handle SD cards issues that may arise in some circumstances, stating that cards with speeds of at least 80MB/s should be …

Google Ai to Harvest Landscape Photos from Street View Imagery

Google is in possession of vast amounts of Earth imagery via its Street View product, and now it is testing machine learning as a way to harvest ‘professional-level photographs’ from that imagery. As detailed in a newly-published study, Google researchers created an experimental deep-learning system that trawls Street View landscapes in search of high-quality compositions. …

Nikon Firmware Update for D5, D500, B700, Camera Control Pro 2, and ViewNX-i

Nikon is on a happy mood…so they announced not 1, not 2 but 5 updates to their cameras and software below. The updates are available via the following links: Nikon D5 Nikon D500 Nikon Coolpix B700 Camera Control Pro 2 ViewNX-i D5 Firmware Version 1.10 to 1.20: Added two new AF-area modes: group-area AF (HL) …

Nikon D750 Shutter Recall, Again.

Is your Nikon D750 affected by the recall? There is no official list of serial number published by Nikon, but you can do a simple checking at: https://nikon.tfaforms.net/215 UPDATED NIKON D750 SERVICE ADVISORY AS OF JULY 12, 2017. Technical Service Advisory for users of the Nikon D750 digital SLR camera Thank you for choosing Nikon …