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Is Bowens Really Back? Yes, And It’s Manufactured by Godox

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For those of you that are unaware, a couple of weeks ago, the U.K. online photography retailer WEX photographic, quietly announced that Bowens was coming back and to many, myself included, this was a huge surprise. In late January 2019, the online photographic retailer announced ‘Bowens is Back’ Why Was ...

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This Widest-Ever 4.9mm Fisheye Lens Can See Behind Itself

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LensRentals founder Roger Cicala is known for disassembling camera gear and sharing his findings on his company blog. Now he has done the opposite: he’s sharing how he built (from scratch) a prototype 4.9mm f/3.5 “hyperfisheye” lens, the widest fisheye lens ever made. It’s a lens so wide that it ...

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The EOS RP is a New Low for Canon

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Prior to Canon releasing its first full-frame mirrorless camera, I wrote an article discussing how Canon will dominate the mirrorless industry. Many of you made fun of the title, which was fair enough; the comments did make me chuckle. The point of the article, however, was that Canon will be ...

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Photographer’s New Sony a6400 Says ‘a6300’ on the Body

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Sony’s new a6400 is set to hit store shelves on February 28 in the US, but the camera is already available over in Thailand. But one photographer who just bought the camera found an unexpected issue: the top of the camera body states that it’s an a6300. sonyalpharumors reports that ...

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How to Remove Flare from Photos Without Cloning

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To shoot directly into the sun is both challenging and fun. Challenging because it can be difficult to control the light and, not least, our images are very often marred by sun flare. One simple way of avoiding flare is to shoot an extra exposure with one finger or more ...

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