Leica CL: first sample images

The Leica CL is a 24MP rangefinder-style mirrorless Kamera, which sits alongside the TL2 in the company’s APS-C lineup. We’ve been using one for a few days, with the brand new Elmarit-TL 18mm F2.8 pancake prime. Check out our gallery of images. See our Leica CL sample gallery Continue reading

Leica CL brings built-in viewfinder, conventional control layout to L lineup

Leica has just released the CL, the forth in its series of APS-C L-mount Kameras. While it shares a name with a Kamera released in the mid-70s, the new CL is a thoroughly modern ILC, with a 24MP sensor, 10 fps continuous shooting and 4K/30p video capture. Compared to the… Continue reading

The Leica CL is (almost) what the TL should have been

Hands-on with Leica CL ‚What has been is what will be, and what has been done is what will be done, and there is nothing new under the sun.‘ If you know your Bible (which I must admit I don’t – I had to look this phrase up to get… Continue reading

Leica Elmarit-TL 18mm F2.8 ASPH

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2017 Buying Guides: Best cameras for every kind of photographer

There’s never been a better time to shop for a new Kamera, but the number of options available can be overwhelming. In this series of buying guides we’ve provided customized recommendations for several use cases, from shooting landscapes to buying a first Kamera for a student photographer. In each of… Continue reading

2017 Buying Guides: Best cameras for any budget

Shopping for a Kamera with a set budget? No problem! We’ve rounded up our favorite Kameras, broken them into price brackets from around $500 to well over $2000 and listed our favorite choices. So, if you want to give that special someone a holiday gift that won’t bust your wallet,… Continue reading

2017 Buying Guides: Best compacts, drones and phones

Looking for a lightweight compact Kamera that’s easy to bring with you anywhere? Or maybe you’re smartphone-shopping and want the one that takes the best picture. And what if you want to shoot from above? In these buyers guides we have recommendations for the best compact Kameras, smartphones and drones.… Continue reading

Facebook just doubled the resolution of photos in Facebook Messenger

Photo messaging has been around for a long time, but as smartphone Kameras get better and better, this form of ‚visual communication‘ is only becoming more common. That’s why, earlier today, Facebook announced a major update to Facebook Messenger that doubles the resolution of the photos you send from 2K… Continue reading

Video: first look at the Leica CL

Meet the Leica CL, an interchangeable lens mirrorless Kamera with a 24 megapixel APS-C sensor. It uses Leica L mount and sits alongside the Leica TL2. The CL differs from the TL2 by offering an electronic viewfinder and a traditional control layout. Find out what else it’s got going for… Continue reading

Analysis: The Sony a7R III is still a star eater

We sent some files to our friend Jim Kasson for analysis, and he confirms that the Sony a7R III is definitely still a Star Eater, despite several claims to the contrary that have been published online over the past week. Looking at Kasson’s graphs, one can clearly see the noise… Continue reading

Leica Elmarit-TL 18mm F2.8 ASPH

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Top 10 sample galleries of the year #4: the Leica M10

We’re counting down our top 10 most popular sample galleries of 2017. Images in these galleries have been viewed over a million times by you, our readers. In fact, our #4 gallery received a total of 1.4 million views – and it belongs to the Leica M10. Pricey as it… Continue reading

Sigma’s high-end Art lenses get $100 Black Friday discount

Sigma has announced its Black Friday sale, and fans of the company’s high-end Art line will want to pay attention. This ‚unprecedented‘ Art sale takes up to $100 off both prime and zoom Art models, and runs from now until November 30th. Buyers will need to order the lenses through… Continue reading

DJI AeroScope demo shows drone tracking tech in action

In October, DJI introduced a new technology called AeroScope that makes it possible for law enforcement and other officials to track drones that broadcast info. The system was launched to address growing concerns about drones being operated in forbidden locations, such as near airports or over wildfires. AeroScope works by… Continue reading

Moment releases new case and lenses for Apple iPhone X

Moment has launched a new photography case and lenses for the iPhone X, all of them currently listed for preorder on the company’s website. The protective case, which is simply called Photo Case, is black with a canvas or optional walnut wood backing, and is joined by wide-angle, macro, super… Continue reading

Sigma releases full-res sample photos captured with 16mm F1.4 DC DN lens

The new Sigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary lens made for APS-C E-Mount and M43 Kameras has a lot of crop-sensor shooters very intrigued. Sigma says this lens boasts quality on par with its Art lens lineup, and our own hands-on at PPE 2017 was very positive. But before… Continue reading

Vimeo adds support for 8K 10-bit HDR videos

Vimeo has announced the arrival of HDR to its streaming video platform, making it possible to upload and view up to 8K HDR 10-bit content containing more than one billion colors. Though many monitors and TVs aren’t capable of displaying this type of content, an increasing number of consumer devices… Continue reading

Treat yourself 2017: the ultimate holiday gift guide for that special person (you)

2017 Treat Yourself Buying Guide The holidays are all about giving, so why not give back to the most important photographer in your life? That’s right, I’m talking about you. At this time of year there are plenty of gift guides out there geared toward buying for others, but at… Continue reading