With the new PEN E-PL7 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera leading the way, Olympus has announced a handful of new products and accessories. In addition to this replacement for the E-PL5 and E-PL6, Olympus has... READ MORE
Expanding its DSLR lineup, Pentax has just announced the new Pentax K-S1. Boasting a compact contemporary design and intuitive user interface, the K-S1 20MP camera offers some of the unique features of its big brother, the Pentax K-3, but adds some refinements on the inside and out.
On the inside, the K-S1... READ MORE
From a convenience standpoint, lossy audio encoding is a great thing: it allows you to fit 10,000 songs on an iPod, email audio recordings without going over your attachment size limit, and listen to streaming audio services such as Pandora or Spotify. From an audio-quality standpoint, however, lossy files such as low-quality MP3s don’t actually sound all that good, and lossy encoding can often... READ MORE
As with most creative pursuits, well-made accessories for guitar playing and recording can be worth their weight in gold. Latch Lake is committed to offering that value, and it’s a new brand here at B&H. Focusing on producing boutique guitar slides, sturdy, versatile microphone stands, and smart-device integration, Latch Lake’s product line is admittedly niche, but one that fills an... READ MORE
As we all know, every single photo we take is unique. It doesn’t matter whether we shoot the same image several times, or under the same lighting conditions, or using the same camera settings. As we have all noticed from personal experience, some images have grain in darker areas while others lack contrast in certain areas, and others suffer from major backlighting issues.
Most post-production... READ MORE
Lexar has long been a friend to photographers and videographers, providing specialists and professionals with fast, reliable storage solutions. From Flash drives to memory cards to full-sized archival media, Lexar knows that nothing interrupts a good shoot like faulty media, and the company strives to set the bar high for all of their storage products.
Lexar is now poised to deliver a series of... READ MORE
The arrival of the Rytm drum machine from Elektron has been highly anticipated due to its design, which combines analog sound generation with digital sample playback, forming a versatile tool for musicians, producers and sound designers alike. In this video, Rob Rives takes us on a guided tour of the... READ MORE
Covering all things related to Canon and its lenses, The Canon Lens Experience is an immersive hub containing interviews, technical information, interactive tools, educational articles, and glossaries that take in the breadth of Canon's... READ MORE
With a fistful of improvements and a couple of “nice touches,” Fujifilm has updated its compact X-series, fixed-lens camera. Stepping in to replace the X20, the... READ MORE
With each new generation of Parallels Desktop software, we see a clear push for increased performance and ease of integration; two welcome considerations. With... READ MORE
Focal is a brand that's rich in audio heritage and synonymous with top-notch sound quality. The company’s new Dimension Soundbar and speakers are designed to infuse audio expertise into compact cabinet designs for home theater enjoyment. The Dimension... READ MORE
Earlier this summer, at Moogfest, the legendary synthesizer brand unveiled a special product that is sure to excite the DIY musical hacker community worldwide, with the Werkstatt-Ø1 Moogfest... READ MORE
Rokinon is giving its Cine lenses an upgrade with the Cine DS lineup. Starting with a brand new manual focus 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine DS Lens, video shooters are now provided with a standard... READ MORE
THIS week in the news: Sony announced the a5100 mirrorless camera, while Leica unveiled the M-P digital rangefinder camera. Kodak has rung the death knell of BW400CN film. Hasselblad announced the new 200-Megapixel H5D-200c Multi-Shot medium format camera. Barnes & Noble and Samsung released the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook.
The New Sony a5100 Mirrorless Camera
Sony added to its digital camera lineup... READ MORE
Following up on Jeff Cable’s “The 15 Features of the DSLR That Every Photographer Should Know,” and “The 15 Features of Photoshop That Every Photographer Should Know,” this presentation covers 15 of the most common mistakes that people make when taking photos. Cable discusses composition, proper use of flash, good focus technique, and much more. As always, with Cable, we know that his stories... READ MORE