Daily Archives: September 20, 2019

Fuji Scraps 33mm f/1.0 Lens, Will Make a 50mm f/1.0 Instead


The big news from Fujifilm’s X Summit was the development of the X-Pro3 rangefinder with its unique hidden LCD screen. But that’s not the only thing Fuji revealed in Tokyo today: the company also announced that it was scrapping plans for the previously announced 33mm f/1.0 in favor of a ...

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This Company is Giving Away 100,000 AI-Generated Portraits for Free


A company called Icons8 has just released “a massive free resource of 100k faces generated from scratch” using an AI algorithm trained on tens of thousands of real-life portraits. The resulting headshots can be used by anybody, royalty free, without worrying about model releases or other stock photography issues, since ...

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Ricoh Announces Development of New Pentax Flagship APS-C DSLR


It’s a day for development announcements! On the same day as Fuji revealed its upcoming Fujifilm X-Pro3 rangefinder, Ricoh broke its long silence to reveal that it is developing a brand new Pentax flagship APS-C DLSR to replace the KP. Unlike Fuji, Ricoh revealed almost nothing about the upcoming camera. ...

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