Is It Too Late For Olympus to Make a Drone and Take on DJI?

Olympus has been in the news recently for all of the wrong reasons, but a recent report has suggested that Olympus may well have a trick up its sleeve, and if it turns out to be accurate, they may enter the ultra-competitive drone market.

Is it Too Late For Olympus to Make a Drone and Take on DJI?

Olympus has been in the news recently for all of the wrong reasons, but a recent report has suggested that Olympus may well have a trick up its sleeve, and if it turns out to be accurate, they may enter the ultra-competitive drone market.

Opinion: Calm Down, This is Not the End For Olympus, Its a New Start

We all woke to shocking news on June 24th, 2020. Olympus, a staple in the photography world, has decided to sell-off its imaging business after more than 100 years in business. Three years of successive operating losses, a market ravaged by the effects of COVID-19, and more competition than ever made the powers that be at Olympus believe that that uphill battle was too much for them to conquer, so Olympus sold the imaging division to an equity firm (JIP).

A Canon Pancake Lens for RF Cameras Would Rock, But Wed Like More

There are no two ways about it; when it comes to lenses for Mirrorless cameras, Canon has been the most innovative company in recent years. Canon's current lineup of RF mount glass is excellent, with perhaps the only negatives being the size of the lenses and the hefty price points that go along with them.

The Inspiring Winners of the Only the Best Challenge by GuruShots

Recently, we did a contest with GuruShots where we asked folks for "Only the Best" photos as part of the challenge. And we're officially showcasing the winners right here and now. The contest shows off some beautiful work from talented photographers all over the world.

Heres How Im Changing The Culture of Instagram

I've long been a critic of Instagram when it pertains to photographers. For quite some time, I've argued the platform doesn't care about the photography community, and that the culture fuels mediocre, copycat work.

Heres How Im Changing the Culture of Instagram

I've long been a critic of Instagram when it pertains to photographers. For quite some time, I've argued the platform doesn't care about the photography community, and that the culture fuels mediocre, copycat work.

A Camera For JPEG Lovers Everywhere: Fujifilm X-T200 Review

Camera companies are doing all they can to try and stop the onslaught of smartphones and their cameras, and up until recently, they honestly haven't been doing a great job. Times are changing, though, and recent entry-level cameras from Sony (the a6100) and Olympus (the E-PL10) are starting to pull mobile photographers away from their phones.

Snag a Free Olympus Camera When You Purchase This Lens Bundle

Olympus is coming out of the gates strong in June with some quite incredible deals that can see you add the E-M1X, the E-M1 III, or the E-M1 II to your purchase of certain lenses for FREE. Yep, that's right, a free Olympus camera could be yours.

The Leica Digital Cameras That Will Become Classics

Leica cameras are lusted after by many photographers. For most of us, the cameras that are put out by the legendary German manufacturer are out of our reach due to their pricing; but what if we told you that you can get your hands on some slightly older Leica digital cameras that won't break the bank? Not only are these Leica digital cameras affordable, but they're also incredible performers that will help you create some truly gorgeous images.

Old But Gold: 5 Old Feature-Packed (and Affordable) Olympus Cameras

Over the years since Olympus waved farewell to the Four Thirds platform and adopted the more popular Micro Four Thirds system, Olympus has released many fantastic Mirrorless cameras. Not only have Olympus gone all in with the M4/3 platform, but they also managed to keep it relevant by ensuring that their cameras are feature-packed.

New Vintage: Older Digital Nikon Cameras That Can Still do a Job Today

We recently took a look at some old but gold Canon digital cameras, and now it's time to look at some new modern vintage digital Nikon cameras as well. During the DSLR wars, Nikon went head to head with Canon, and they produced some real gems that will go down as some of the best digital cameras ever produced.

New Vintage: Older Digital Nikon Cameras That Can Still Do a Job Today

We recently took a look at some old but gold Canon digital cameras, and now it's time to look at some new modern vintage digital Nikon cameras as well. During the DSLR wars, Nikon went head to head with Canon, and they produced some real gems that will go down as some of the best digital cameras ever produced.

A Great Step up From a Smartphone: Olympus Pen E-PL10 Review

As we all know, smartphones have taken a massive chunk of the entry-level camera market away from manufacturers, but the big boys still try to claw back customers who have maybe outgrown their smart devices when it comes to photography.

Old But Gold: 9 Older Digital Canon Cameras That Still Rock

Fact, you don't have to go out and blow large amounts of money on the latest and great cameras to be able to produce excellent results. Fact; a lot of older digital cameras, both Mirrorless and DSLR, are more than capable and have tons of features that make them a worthwhile buy even if they are a good few years old.

Opinion: 5 Things Fujifilm Must Do to Keep the X and GFX Platforms Growing

Fujifilm has become a significant player in the Mirrorless space over the last five years. While they have hit a few bumps in the road along the way, Fujifilm has actively listened to their users, and they have made improvements to their APS-C X line of cameras, which thrust them into the spotlight.

How a Photographer Lost Big to Instagram After Being Offered $50

Photojournalist Stephanie Sinclair has lost her court case against popular news publication, Mashable. Sinclair took the online-magazine to court after accusing it of infringing copyright law. In an article published back in 2016, Mashable used one of Sinclair's images.

Would You Go APS-C or a Cheap Full Frame Panasonic Lumix S Camera?

It's fair to say that Panasonic has had a pretty rough time of things since they entered the Full Frame camera market. The Panasonic S1 and S1R are not bad cameras at all, but they have failed to capture the imagination of many photographers because of their price points.

Opinion: Pentax, if You Dont Embrace Mirrorless Tech, its Game Over

Pentax and Pentaxians get a lot of hate and smack talk directed towards them for choosing to use cameras, that by many, are seen as antiquated. Let's be clear, though, while current Pentax cameras may not sport the fastest autofocus systems, Mirrorless technologies, or the fastest burst rates; their cameras are still pretty great.

Truth Bomb: Camera Systems Are Only as Good as Their Lenses

Today in the world of photography, it's the news about new cameras that seems to travel the furthest and widest. This snippet of info should come as no shock really because advancing technology in the gear we use is indeed exciting.

Ja Wang: The Town Under the Coronavirus on the Fujifilm XT3

All images by Ja Wang. Used with permission. “I think it’s a way of healing the city,” explains Ja Wang about his street photography. Specifically, Ja Wang did what many of us have recently done: documented their local city during the COVID-19 scare.

Canon Gave Up on Medium Format, But a 150MP EOS R Could Come

Canon is undoubtedly the flavor of the month right now and for good reasons instead of bad ones, which makes a nice change. We are all still trying to compose ourselves after the development announcement of the Canon EOS R5, but hot on the heels of that fantastic news come some murmurings of a possible 150 Megapixel EOS R camera.

The Modern Photography Exhibit Desperately Needs to Evolve

There is a very simple thing that gets infinitely more complicated when it comes to making spaces where photographers show off their work better. While the art spaces should really, truly be about focusing on the art, the truth of the matter is that everyone and their mother is going to take pictures and share later on social media at one time or another.

We Seek Wild Horses In Their Natural Habitat In Nevada Mountains

Normally, we are busy photographing Cincinnati weddings and being graphic designers. This week, we ventured out to the Virginia Range in the northwestern side of Nevada. Not far from Lake Tahoe, the rolling hills and mountains in this area provide stunning scenery on all sides.

So Why Does This Photographer Still Use a DSLR? Because Its Great!

Over the last few years, Mirrorless cameras have really come into their own. Photographers have flocked to Mirrorless platforms thanks to advanced autofocus systems, electronic viewfinders, incredible burst rates, and many more features, but for some photographers, DSLRs are still viable options.

Innovatronixs CPFLASH 550W Flash For Smartphones Will Cost $199

Flashes and strobes for mobile photographers are coming at us thick and fast these days. As smartphone cameras continue to offer greater flexibility, the need for off-camera flash solutions is increasing too, and now, another OCF (off-camera flash) option will soon be available.

Shoot With What You Like: Kai Wong Shows Pentax Cameras Some Love

Okay, so the title of Kai Wong's latest video is a little bit misleading, but the message contained within the video is an important one. If you haven't been on YouTube for a few days, you may have missed Kai's latest video that's titled ' I Switched to Pentax.

Shoot with What You Like: Kai Wong Shows Pentax Cameras Some Love

Okay, so the title of Kai Wong's latest video is a little bit misleading, but the message contained within the video is an important one. If you haven't been on YouTube for a few days, you may have missed Kai's latest video that's titled ' I Switched to Pentax.

Canon Can Still Screw up the Canon EOS R5, If Its Real. Heres How!

Do you hear that? That loud noise is the racket that is being made around the web about the potential Canon EOS R5 (basically a Mirrorless 5D), and while the specs that have been bandied about sound fantastic, let's stay grounded and remember that this is Canon we're talking about here.

The Fujifilm X-T200 Has a Digital Gimbal Inside (And Theres More!)

We called the Fujifilm X-T100 the most JPEG friendly camera in the Fujifilm lineup, and we thought it was perfect for first-time photographers who wanted an affordable ILC camera. Now, just under two years later, Fujifilm has announced that the follow up to this camera, the X-T200 will soon be available alongside a new XC35mm f2 lens.

Opinion: Its About Time Canon Gave Up on EF Mount

We all know that Canon arrived super late to the Mirrorless party, and we are all pretty aware that the Canon EOS R, as fine as it is, is still quite far behind the competition in terms of specs and features.

The New Paul C. Buff Link 800WS Flash Has TTL for Under $1,000

If you're a fan of lights from Paul C. Buff, you're going to love this news. Today, the company announced that the long-awaited 800WS link flash will be hitting store shelves this spring and that it has all of the bells and whistles that modern photographers need to produce images that will impress.

I Capture Newborn Babies In Chicago

Sweet, beautiful baby girl slept like a princess and was just as good as can be at her newborn session at our Chicago studio. I always love it when I get contacted as a newborn baby photographer in Chicago to capture these brand new moments within the family.

The Many Faces Of Nepal

I spent two weeks photographing the many faces of Nepal. From the snowy mountains to the jungle.

Farmers And Craft Market Life In Hungary

For 4 years between 2013 and 2017, I photographed the events of a farmers market, called Bödön market. I made a compilation of these pictures, which I think faithfully reflects the mood of the market, the kindness of the sellers, the colorful products and the special atmosphere that pervades the whole market.

May I Ask You A Personal Question, Have You Ever Retired A Human By Mistake?

Original Blade Runner is one of my all time favorite movies and it was no surprise that I totally enjoyed capturing the essence of Rachel in this Cosplay photoshoot with Suzucos from Finland. With help from my makeup artist friend Laura Puntila Rachel was born to life and I was able to capture these amazing frames of this cosplay talent.  

I Combine Thousands Of Photos To Create One Image Of A Butterfly Wing

I never thought I would be running around with a net desperately trying to capture butterflies and dragonflies. But that was exactly what I was doing two summers ago at the local golf course. Living north of San Francisco I am surrounded by natural beauty with flowing waterfalls, giant redwoods, and luscious green hillsides.

Fun Portraits Of Flying Dogs By A German Photographer

Julia Christe is a German photographer specializing in photographing pets. One of her most recent works is a funny series in which the dogs are "flying". The project began when the photographer decided she would like to capture pictures of her favorite animals from a new perspective.

I Photograph The Special Bond Between Horse And Human

At the age of 13, I was traveling all over Denmark, to photograph horses with their humans. Of course, it was because of my own love for horses, that I combined this with taking photos. I myself have never spent much time in the saddle.

Japanese Great-Grandmother At Age 90 Continues Conquering Social Networks With Her Incredible Joy Of Living

This lovely Japanese lady could even teach millenials a trick or two on how to capture the life's most joyful moments and turn them into magic.   Last year, Kimiko Nishimoto took the internet by storm with self-portraits casting herself as a dog, a frog or even a witch roaming the vicinity on her broomstick - almost like a Harry Potter character that accidentaly made their escape from the pages of the book.

Ever Since This 90-Year-Old Japanese Grandma Discovered Photography She Cant Stop Taking Hilarious Self-Portraits (New Pics)

This lovely Japanese lady could even teach millenials a trick or two on how to capture the life's most joyful moments and turn them into magic.   Last year, Kimiko Nishimoto took the internet by storm with self-portraits casting herself as a dog, a frog or even a witch roaming the vicinity on her broomstick - almost like a Harry Potter character that accidentaly made their escape from the pages of the book.

Ir Photography On The Cheap

One boring, wet day, I was browing the web when I found an article on how to convert a point & click camera to an IR point & click camera. It looked pretty simple. All you needed was an old camera and some exposed 35mm negative strips.

Surfaces

I'd like to share with you the art project I've been working on for the last two years: "Surfaces. " Through this project, just like different surfaces, the inner self, the skin, and the external self look at each other, they interact, they crash and change their position like in a frantic dance, and as such, my works materialize.

7 Eccentric Costumed Motorbike Taxi Drivers In Nairobi

Dutch photographer Jan Hoek and Ugandan-Kenyan fashion designer Bobbin Case collaborated on a project called Boda Boda Madness that turned boda boda drivers into striking fantastical characters you wouldn't miss a ride with.

My Second Walk Around The City In Fog

I waited a long time for the right conditions to be able to continue my series of the foggy city. One evening I decided to explore new places and at the same time visit a few famous places. I had a head full of ideas and wanted to implement them! I like the pictures of the man with a lantern on the bridge the most.

61 Stunning Cosplays From New York Comic Con 2019

Comic Con New York 2019 has passed, but cosplay never stops. Pictures of cosplayers in their favorite superhero (or supervillain) attire from this year’s NYCC are still surfacing on the Internet.