This week in the news: Zeiss confirmed that a new Otus 85mm f/1.4 lens was in the works; Lightroom was updated to version 5.3, with support for the Nikon Df and D610; Instagram announced a messaging feature called Instagram Direct; and the Canon 7D received a firmware update.
This is your B&H Gear News Roundup for December 13, 2013.
Baja California has some of the most spectacular wild coastlines anywhere, and it's also the best place in the world to see and photograph whales and dolphins. But on this particular morning, it was all about the light.
The Perseids is one of the most active meteor showers in the sky, and it acts as an annual challenge for photographers wishing to capture its majesty. The image above is entitled Snowy Range Perseids, and it was created in 2012 by astrophotography expert David Kingham. In this installment of How I Got the Shot, David shares the gear he took along on the shoot, the settings he used, and he provides crucial tips on how to carry out the post-production processing.
This week in the news: Leica announced the new Vario X compact camera; Apple gave us a sneak peek at the new Mac Pro desktop; new MacBook Air notebooks with longer battery life and new operating systems; Adobe released Lightroom 5; and Pentax released new DSLR and Mirrorless cameras.
This is your B&H Photo Pulse News Roundup for June 14, 2013. Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest news as it breaks.