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.
The Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Canon 7D digital cameras can really suck up power, especially when shooting HD video. That’s why the Switronix PowerBase 70 Battery Pack is such a valuable accessory. The PowerBase 70 delivers six times more power than the original battery supplied with either of those cameras.
In these videos, Canon USA’s Rudy Winston will give you insight—not just a quick definition—of what every item on the EOS 7D camera’s menu does. Rudy will start with the first shooting menu and proceed through each one from there.