Get $350 back on used EF, E or PL mount lenses toward the purchase of a Sigma Cine lens through December 31, 2017
Some good cheer from Sigma for filmmakers, cinematographers and other creatives, as the company has launched its Cine Trade Up Program. Get $350 back on used EF, E or PL mount lenses toward the purchase of a Sigma Cine lens through December 31, 2017. The offer is only valid through U.S. Sigma Authorized Cine Dealers, and there’s a limit—only one... Read more
Through January 6, 2018, purchase select Canon cameras and lenses, and get the company’s accidental damage protection for 13 months at no charge
Through January 6, 2018, purchase select Canon cameras and lenses, and get the Canon CarePAK PLUS accidental damage protection free for 13 months when you register the product within 30 days. The program protects gear beyond the standard warranty period, repairing the product to working condition or replacing it with an equivalent. And all services... Read more
Photographers, videographers and filmmakers will have access to the largest selection of rental gear in the photo and film industry in the U.S.
Lensrentals and LensProTo Go have announced a new partnership, giving photographers, videographers and filmmakers access to the largest selection of rental gear in the photo and film industry in the U.S., from cameras and lenses to drones and lighting solutions and more. Both companies will continue to operate as usual, but the partnership will allow... Read more
Built for photographers traveling with their gear, the rugged lightweight bag meets domestic and international airline requirements
Travel for photographers can be a challenge, at times, especially with the restrictions the airlines often throw our way. (This article has some excellent airline travel tips for photographers.) Think Tank Photo has introduced a new rolling camera bag, the Airport Advantage Plus, designed to make reaching your assignment or photo destination with your... Read more
Designed to meet the demands of photographers and videographers, the 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB cards feature a write speed of up to 510 MB/s and a read speed of up to 530 MB/s
Sony grows its memory card series with the introduction of the ultrafast G Series CFast 2.0 cards, which join the company’s line of SSD, XQD and SxS memory solutions. Designed to meet the demands of photographers and videographers shooting high-capacity DSLRs and 4K cinema cameras, the 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB cards feature a write speed of up to 510... Read more
The 5D3 DAS and 5N2 NAS 5-bay special editions are designed to provide photographers and videographers with high-performance storage solutions while protecting valuable files with additional safety features
Drobo has an excellent line of storage solutions for photographers, videographers and other creatives, and those Drobo “power users” will be interested in the new Platinum and Gold Edition packages for the 5D3 direct-attached and 5N2 network-attached 5-bay storage drives. The new editions are designed to provide high-performance storage functionality... Read more
Available as part of three different kits, the compact, portable lighting solution is built to deliver quality daylight-balanced light in an intuitively designed package for both photographers and filmmakers
The lighting pros at Westcott make some of our favorite studio and location tools, and now the Solix LED light joins the Westcott universe. Available as part of three different kits, the new compact, portable lighting solution is built to deliver quality light in an intuitively designed package for both photographers and filmmakers, whether shooting... Read more
The camera can shoot 360-degree video in 5.7K at 30 fps, with the capability to create in-camera stitching for 4K video and live-streaming
Earlier this year, YI Technology introduced the YI 4K+ Action Camera to the world, a virtual-reality camera that captures UHD 4K video at 60 fps. Now the company has announced the YI 360 VR Camera, the first of its kind to shoot 360-degree video in 5.7K at 30 fps, and with the capability to create in-camera stitching for 4K video and live-streaming.... Read more
The GPU-accelerated plugin series for editors and motion graphics artists gets 11 new transitions, as the effects collection grows to 76 imaging tools
Red Giant has announced the release of Universe 2.2, the GPU-accelerated plugin series for editors and motion graphics artists. The update gets 11 new transitions, as the effects collection grows to 76 imaging tools. Look for HDVideoPro’s hands-on review, coming soon.
Check out Universe 2.2 via the short film “Hewlogram,” written and directed... Read more
The CJ45ex9.7B 4K UHD and CJ45ex13.6B 4K UHD lenses are designed for 2/3-inch-sensor broadcast cameras
Canon CJ45ex13.6B 4K UHD Portable Zoom broadcast lens
Canon has introduced a pair of 4K UHD Portable Zoom broadcast lenses, the CJ45ex9.7B 4K UHD and CJ45ex13.6B 4K UHD, designed for 2/3-inch-sensor broadcast cameras. The lenses join the CJ20ex7.8B and CJ12ex4.3B in the series.
Suitable for a wide variety of shooting applications, from sports to docs... Read more
The support program for professionals provides two-day turnaround for equipment serviced after an estimate is approved
Officially launched at PhotoPlus Expo 2017, the Canon Professional Services program featuring next-day shipping for Platinum members is in full swing. Professionals who are members of that level of the CPS program are provided two-day turnaround for equipment after an estimate is approved. A next-day loaner is provided for longer repairs.
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The second prime in the series, it’s the first interchangeable lens for mirrorless E-mount cameras in APS-C format with a 24mm focal length and ƒ/1.4 aperture
Sigma has introduced the 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary lens at the 2017 Photo Plus Expo. The second lens in the series, it’s the first interchangeable lens for mirrorless E-mount cameras in APS-C format with a 24mm focal length and ƒ/1.4 aperture. We recently shot with the Sigma 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary, and look forward to a hands-on... Read more