Features / Photography
More and more people want to bring their cameras into the water. Some just want snapshots in the family pool while others want to document the underwater world for magazines, books, and the internet. Join underwater photographer Larry Cohen as he talks about the use of cameras underwater. He discusses simple point-and-shoot systems to very sophisticated systems for DSLR and mirrorless cameras.... READ MORE
DSLR cameras represent what are often considered the preeminent digital capture technology available today through their meshing of the highest image quality, speed, intuitiveness, and modular capabilities to suit nearly any type of photography imaginable. Being the first step toward serious photography for many, or simply additional tools or upgrades for the veteran, DSLRs cover a broad expanse... READ MORE
Pursue your passion for exploration and adventure, and help family and friends do the same, with gear designed for all outdoor activities. Every fan of fresh air will appreciate a gift from B&H’s inventory of quality equipment, encompassing versatile, reliable tools for photography, nature observation, camping, and more.... READ MORE
In the following video, Gabriel Biderman, of B&H, presents an overview of popular lens choices for mirrorless digital cameras and breaks them down into five distinct elements. The video explores the differences and potential applications for kit lenses, all-in-one zooms, f/2.8 zooms, prime lenses, and lens adapters. Biderman also showcases specific examples from each category, including... READ MORE
Over the course of 2013, the photographic-technology landscape has certainly held its fair share of innovations, updates, new releases, and refinements, with manufacturers pushing to meet certain contemporary image-making goals as well as working to draft the blueprint of what to expect in subsequent years.
Beyond the expected updates to camera and lens lines, new features and imaging assets... READ MORE
Your photo bag can hold an assortment of fun and useful treasures. It’s full of pockets, compartments, nooks and crannies for a reason, and a wide variety of compact camera gear and accessories is available to help you realize its full storage potential.
These... READ MORE
The holiday season is fast approaching, so now is the time to start shopping for your friends and family, (or dropping hints to them about gifts you want to receive). If you or someone you know has a compact mirrorless camera like the popular Sony NEX, ... READ MORE
In the following video, Larry Becker, of Kelby Media, presents six advanced point-and-shoot cameras and compares their main assets and feature sets. Becker explores the Canon PowerShot G16, ... READ MORE
Tabletop tripods and compact-sized camera supports are among the most fascinating and engaging photographic accessories on the planet—just looking at them makes you smile. They’re also far more versatile than you might think. When perched atop a firm support such as a brick wall, picnic table, or flat-topped rock, they can perform many of the functions of full-sized tripods. You can even use them... READ MORE
To capitalize on the ever-increasing resolution of image sensors, lens manufacturers continue to come up with new optical designs and other lens technologies that allow greater low-light capability and aberration-corrected imagery. Among the standout advances in this year’s roundup of noteworthy SLR camera lenses are a budget-friendly wide-angle zoom intended for full-frame shooters, telephoto... READ MORE
Camera straps add personality and flair without going overboard. It is just like adding a favorite accessory to your outfit! But this accessory has a purpose: to hold one of your most prized possessions. Style, strength, and comfort make these camera straps everything you want and more—just take your pick.
Capturing Couture has many different designs to suit any personality. The... READ MORE
It’s no secret that great photos start with great lenses. Tamron’s “Eleven Simple Secrets for Better Photos” seminars are designed for anyone who wants to take better photos of the things that mean most to them. Topics include understanding light, point of view, composition, as well as knowing and experimenting with your lens. Delivered by Tamron’s industry insiders, these 2-hour classes take... READ MORE
Recent news: Tokina announced that their 11-16mm f/2.8 II lens is coming to the Sony Alpha mount; Glyph Technologies released the affordable BlackBox mobile hard drive; and the popular iOS photography app VSCO Cam arrived on Android.
This is your B&H Gear News Roundup for December 6, 2013. Be sure to follow us on... READ MORE
The gift-giving season is upon us. Chances are you’re one of the millions of people shopping for a new digital camera this year. Whether for a friend, a loved one, or you’re simply spoiling yourself, tackling the ever-changing and expanding market can be daunting.
So where to start? There’s no overly specific technical formula for buying a camera. Be sure to do thorough research and ensure that... READ MORE
Gabe’s dreaming of wonderful holidays.
Photo calendar My wife and I started making calendars as gifts for our families several years ago, and now it is our most anticipated present. It’s a great way to relive and remind yourself to keep having good times! There are many online companies that offer this service, but I’ve been happy with the Apple calendars.
Aluminyze Metal is the hot... READ MORE