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Samyang Unveils the 14mm f/2.8 EF, Its First Autofocus Canon Lens

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The Korean camera equipment manufacturer Samyang has announced its new Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 EF lens. It’s the company’s first-ever autofocus lens for Canon EF-mount cameras. The lens, which follows in the footsteps of the new Chinese Yongnuo 14mm f/2.8 autofocus lens, features a lightweight (17oz/485g) build, an ultra-wide angle-of-view ...

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5 Things We’re Hoping For From Camera Companies in 2018

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Designing and manufacturing camera gear ain’t easy, as anyone who has invested in a Kickstarter project can attest. The amount of technology that’s stuffed into gear is astonishing, but that doesn’t mean each product meets the needs of the photographer. So in the spirit of “there’s always room for improvement,” ...

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Panasonic GH5S: The Most Sensitive Camera in Lumix History

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Panasonic has unveiled the new GH5S, a hybrid single lens mirrorless camera with improved photo quality and stronger video capabilities. The camera is designed for both still photos and video recording, but Panasonic says that it was designed with professional filmmakers in mind. “The LUMIX GH5S achieves highest-ever image sensitivity ...

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GoPro Kills the Karma and Exits the Drone Business

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GoPro just announced that it’s exiting the drone business and cutting 20% of its workforce, confirming earlier reports of major layoffs in the company’s aerial division. The company’s stock also plunged after it missed revenue estimates. Revenue is estimated at about $340 million for the 4th quarter of 2017, way ...

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How I Capture Vibrant Colors Inside Snowflakes

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Having photographed snowflakes for nearly a decade as a large component to my career as a photographer, I’ve had the joy of encountering mysteries in the snow and the enthusiasm to sort out the physics behind it. No mystery captivated me more than the first time I saw a ring ...

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