Dear Father-in-Law: At one point during all of our vacations and at every big family event, you ask me the same question, “How come my photos look awful, and yours look so good?”
While there’s never been an easy way to explain it to you at those moments (and I do love seeing you put your eye up to the LCD monitor to compose) I have always felt that your frustrations don’t lie with your camera,... READ MORE
It is not often that we get to announce a new camera from a company that has never made a camera before, but this is what you are about to read. DxO, known for its pixel-splitting lens testing and post-processing software, has announced the... READ MORE
Welcome to FocusED, a series of short and entertaining videos on general photography topics from B&H Photo. In this series, we will cover specific areas of photography in an easy-to-understand, amusing fashion that is perfect for the beginner photographer just entering the world of photography, or for the seasoned shooter looking to brush up on the basics and have a few laughs on the way.... READ MORE
I have attended E3 for more than twenty years (the last five notwithstanding) in my work as a games journalist. I’ve been at it so long, that I remember when E3 was just an offshoot of WCES—and to age myself even further, that’s when CES was split between shows in Chicago (ECES) and Las Vegas (WCES). Yikes.
In those years, I’ve seen E3 evolve from a media meet-and-greet for games writers into a... READ MORE
In this week’s video, FocusEd is focused on the basics of aperture. You will be exposed to how aperture works, find out why aperture numbers are what they are, what aperture priority mode does, and how aperture settings affect your photographs, with some comedy sprinkled in for good measure! We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other... READ MORE
The latest release of Adobe Creative Cloud provides a creative platform that allows professionals to work seamlessly across desktop and mobile devices. A connected assets-based workflow, a vibrant and growing marketplace, and community features are also built into Creative Cloud.
At the heart... READ MORE
In the following video, B&H Photo’s Steven Gladstone provides a quick look at Canon’s recently announced XC10 Professional 4K Camcorder. He discusses the compact form factor of the camera that blends elements of a camcorder and a DSLR, as well as its imaging capabilities, including a 1" sensor that... READ MORE
Sigma continues to add impressive lenses to its Global Vision line with the release of the full-frame 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art lens, which offers a constant f/2 maximum aperture and the zoom capability to cover oft-used wide-angle focal lengths. The lens is available in Nikon F,... READ MORE
When the phrase “camera support” is mentioned, most of us think of the tried-and-trusty tripod, and for good reason—the tripod is the single best way to steady your camera for long shutter-speed exposures, group photos including the photographer, or just for minimizing camera movement to maximize image sharpness.
However, there are definite shortcomings to the tripod and it is not always... READ MORE
In business for more than 40 years in New York City, B&H Photo is constantly expanding its product lines and remains at the forefront of the latest in electronics technology. To accommodate the influx of new items, our Web Content teams are growing. B&H Photo is looking for writers and editors to join our Web team!
Writing for B&H is a lifelong dream for some. You have to be a skilled... READ MORE
Most of us know that the iPad is a powerful photographic tool. Whether you are using it for post-processing, image sharing, camera control, storage, live view monitoring, or just for taking photos, the iPad is finding a home in the camera bags of many photographers.
If it has one shortcoming, however, it may be the fixed focal-length lens that only features digital zoom. But, if you consider the... READ MORE
Canon is welcoming a new member to its G-series line of premium compacts, with the release of the PowerShot G3 X Digital Camera. Sitting alongside the G1 X Mark II and G7 X, this model... READ MORE
Ricoh has announced the GR II Digital Camera, the long-awaited update to the company’s large-sensor GR Digital Camera. This refresh is a first for the GR series, as its principal improvement... READ MORE
When you bring up a discussion about servers and server environments at hip cocktail parties, you’ll find that many guests vacate the room—and that the only ones left are IT people who got invited through a friend of a friend. But that’s not fair, because if more people stayed and... READ MORE
Join B&H Photo’s Steven Gladstone for a first look at Canon’s new C300 Mark II Cinema EOS Camera. The video focuses on the new features of the camera, which include a new sensor, dual DIGIC DV5 processors, and internal 4K recording to CFast 2.0 memory cards. Also highlighted is the addition of Canon’s new Log Gamma 2 that is... READ MORE