Sigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary Lens Announced

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 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary lens
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

Sony a7R III Announced, Plus New Lenses

The full-frame interchangeable-lens mirrorless camera features a 42.4 MP sensor and 10 fps continuous, while the FE 24-105mm F4 G OSS is a standard-zoom full-frame lens; the G Master 400mm F2.8 super-telephoto full-frame E-mount is in development
Sony a7R III
Sony a7R III Announced In the run-up to the 2017 Photo Plus Expo trade show in New York, Sony gathered journalists for the announcement of the Sony a7R III. While the name indicates an incremental update from the a7R II, the technological advances applied to this camera make it feel more like a hybrid of the a7R II and the a9. If Sony used different... Read more

ZEISS Milvus 1.4/25 Lens Introduced

The high-speed wide-angle prime for full-frame DSLRs is the 11th lens in the premium Milvus series, equally capable of capturing quality stills and video
ZEISS Milvus 1.4/25 lens
We love shooting with ZEISS lenses for the excellent image quality they deliver. Now the company has announced the new Milvus 1.4/25, the 11th lens in the premium line. The high-speed, wide-angle prime for full-frame DSLRs has a max ƒ/1.4 aperture, making it a fine choice for landscapes, architectural compositions and photojournalism, but it’s equally... Read more

Adobe Announces New Products, Big Updates At MAX 2017

At its Creativity Conference in Las Vegas, the company introduced Lightroom CC, a rebranded Lightroom Classic CC, Lightroom mobile and Photoshop CC updates, and new Creative Cloud Photography plans
Adobe
The new Adobe Lightroom CC Adobe has announced new products and big updates at MAX 2017. At its Creativity Conference in Las Vegas, the company introduced Lightroom CC, and updates to Lightroom Classic CC, Lightroom mobile and Lightroom.adobe.com, in addition to Creative Cloud Photography plan changes and a new Lightroom CC plan. While we’ll reserve... Read more

Fiilex Introduces P360 Classic LED

This portable update to the P360 brings new features, including a brighter light output while drawing the same 90 watts of power
LED lighting
Fiilex has introduced the new P360 Classic LED lighting solution. This portable fixture is an update to the original P360, bringing a new feature set, including a brighter light output while drawing the same 90 watts of power, with a Tungsten equivalent output of 300W-400W. The P360 Classic has a CCT range of 2800K to 6500K, with flicker-free dimming... Read more

RED Introduces WEAPON MONSTRO 8K VV

The cinematic full-frame sensor for WEAPON cameras features a whopping 17+ stops of dynamic range, capturing 8K video at up to 60 fps and delivering 35-megapixel still photos
RED Weapon camera
At the RED booth at Cine Gear 2017 earlier this, we checked out the WEAPON 8K and the results it’s capable of delivering. Now RED has introduced the WEAPON MONSTRO 8K VV. The cinematic full-frame sensor for WEAPON cameras features a whopping 17+ stops of dynamic range, capturing 8K video at up to 60 fps and delivering 35-megapixel still photos. Priced... Read more

Shure Announces ShurePlus MOTIV Video Recording App

The free mobile app integrates the audio performance of the MOTIV line with video camera functionality
video recording app
There’s a wide range of audio and video recording apps for creative professionals, and Shure has added to the mix with its ShurePlus MOTIV Video app, which combines the two, audio and video, seamlessly. Designed for creatives from musicians and journalists, to podcasters and vloggers, the free mobile app integrates the audio performance of the MOTIV... Read more

Phottix Introduces Nuada VLED Lighting Series

The LED lighting solutions are designed for video, portraiture and product photography
LED lighting
Phottix Nuada P VLED Light Phottix builds upon its original VLED lights with the introduction of a new series of continuous LED lighting solutions, the Nuada VLED Video LED Light. There are currently two models in the line—the Nuada S VLED ($85), suitable for video work, portraiture or product photography, and the Nuada P VLED ($95), a strip-style... Read more

Synology DiskStation DS418play NAS

The 4-bay network-attached storage device features a new dual-core 2 GHz processor that supports two channels of H.265/H.264 4K video transcoding in real time
media storage
Synology, maker of a wide series of storage solutions, has just released the new DiskStation DS418play. The 4-bay network-attached storage device updates the previous model, with a new Intel Celeron dual-core 2 GHz processor that supports two channels of H.265/H.264 4K video transcoding in real time simultaneously. The result is 4K video that can be... Read more

GoPro Announces HERO6 Black

The new camera features a custom-engineered GP1 processor, 4K 60 and 1080p 240 video capability and improved video stabilization, all designed to deliver higher-quality images
GoPro cameras
We’re at GoPro’s global launch event today updating live, and the big news is the introduction of the HERO6 Black camera. Also announced are an updated Karma drone, the official launch of the Fusion 5.2K spherical camera and new accessories. The new HERO6 features a custom-engineered GP1 processor, 4K60 and 1080p240 video capability and improved... Read more

GoPro Launches 5.2K Spherical Fusion Camera

Originally introduced as part of a pilot program, the mountable, waterproof camera is available globally
spherical cameras
GoPro is holding its global launch event in San Francisco, and we’re here as the new HERO6 Black makes its debut, along with the official release of the Fusion camera, a feature update to the Karma drone and the introduction of new accessories. The 5.2K spherical camera was originally introduced as part of a pilot program, and now the Fusion is available... Read more

GoPro Updates Karma Drone

Featuring two new Auto modes, the drone is compatible with the just announced HERO6 Black camera
drones
We’re at GoPro’s live launch event in San Francisco, and while the big news is the introduction of the HERO6 Black camera and the officially launched Fusion 5.2K spherical camera, the compact, portable Karma drone is getting an update. Compatible with the HERO6 Black, the Karma has two new Auto modes: Follow mode follows the Karma Controller, framing... Read more
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