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  • Pioneering Pixii rangefinder does without a display
    by Geoff Harris on 11th July 2020 at 8:00 am

    It takes Leica M mount lenses and shoots in raw, but there’s no proper screen for reviewing shots – that is where your phone comes in. Are the makers away with the fairies?Now here’s something a bit different. Pixii, a French start-up company, has announced a rangefinder camera for Leica M mount …Continue reading »

  • Samyang discounts a range of lenses
    by Geoff Harris on 10th July 2020 at 11:51 am

    Money off selected glass for Canon RF, Sony E and Nikon Z mountsIndependent lens maker Samyang has announced a ‘Scorching Instant Savings’ event, which will run from today to Sunday 26th July …Continue reading »

  • Honouring the wartime photography of Lee Miller
    by Geoff Harris on 10th July 2020 at 11:39 am

    To mark the 80th anniversary of the start of the Battle of Britain, we share some of the war photography of Lee Miller, a towering figure in 20th century photo-journalismToday is the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, a pivotal event in the second world war which had far-reaching …Continue reading »

  • Canon EOS R5 officially released
    by Andy Westlake on 9th July 2020 at 12:04 pm

    45MP full-frame mirrorless model boasts 8K video recording for £4,200Canon has fitted the EOS R5 with a brand-new 45MP sensor45MP full-frame mirrorless model boasts 8K video recording for £4,200

  • Canon reveals four RF telephoto lenses and two teleconverters – first look
    by Andy Westlake on 9th July 2020 at 11:59 am

    RF lens bonanza sees four new lenses, including sub-£1000 800mm super-telephotoCanon RF 800mm F11 IS STM; Canon RF 600mm F11 IS STM; Canon RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1L IS USM; Canon Extender RF 1.4x; and Canon Extender RF 2x RF lens bonanza sees four new lenses, including sub-£1000 800mm super-telephoto

  • Canon imagePROGRAF Pro-300 is a high-end A3+ photo printer
    by Andy Westlake on 9th July 2020 at 11:57 am

    £700 printer uses 10 pigment inks and can produce an A3 print in 5 minutes£700 printer uses 10 pigment inks and can produce an A3 print in 5 minutes

  • Fujifilm House of Photography re-opening
    by Geoff Harris on 8th July 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Major concept store in Covent Garden will open its doors again from Thursday morningFujifilm has announced that the House of Photography, its ‘experiential’ concept store in London’s Covent Garden, will re-open to the …Continue reading »

  • Major documentary-photo award winner named
    by Geoff Harris on 8th July 2020 at 3:55 pm

    Nicky Quamina-Woo from the US receives this years Marilyn Stafford FotoReportage award for her major project on the effects of climate change in SenegalUS photographer Nicky Quamina-Woo has been named as the latest winner of the Marilyn Stafford FotoReportage Award. Her winning project …Continue reading »

  • Nikon partners with Photo London fair
    by Geoff Harris on 8th July 2020 at 9:45 am

    Major camera and lens maker to showcase products at next Photo London event in October and also team up onlineNikon has announced it will be an official partner of the Photo London 2020 photography fair and Photo London’s online …Continue reading »

  • Free lighting webinars (starting today)
    by Geoff Harris on 8th July 2020 at 9:14 am

    Check out these free sessions to help you improve your lighting skills. The first one starts at 7pm tonight but they run throughout the next monthRotolight is running a series of free webinars to enable you to improve and develop your photographic lighting skills. Simply …Continue reading »

  • Winners of our Stay at Home Challenge revealed
    by Geoff Harris on 7th July 2020 at 7:39 pm

    Back in April we teamed up with CameraWorld to challenge you to capture your life at home during lockdown. You didn’t disappoint. Here are our favourite shots from the #apstayathomechallenge Back in April we challenged you to capture your life during lockdown. Here are our favourites from the #apstayathomechallenge

  • Sony FE 12-24mm F2.8 GM is the world’s widest large-aperture zoom
    by Andy Westlake on 7th July 2020 at 2:20 pm

    Sony’s widest G Master lens yet promises high resolution and professional-level build qualitySony’s widest G Master lens yet promises high resolution and professional-level build quality

  • Keep Thursday PM clear: big Canon launch coming up
    by Geoff Harris on 7th July 2020 at 2:07 pm

    'Reimagine' live stream event, which promises some major product launches, takes place in a few daysThere are only two more sleeps until Canon UK’s biggest launch event so far this year (admittedly it’s been a …Continue reading »

  • Shock-resistant new SSD
    by Geoff Harris on 7th July 2020 at 1:44 pm

    A lot of photographic accessories can challenge the wallet in these economically uncertain times, but storage remains relatively cheap, and …Continue reading »

  • New photo competition for business owners
    by Geoff Harris on 6th July 2020 at 4:22 pm

    PopUp Business School seeks photos of what your business is up to this summer - you could trouser a £200 Amazon voucherRunning your own business or itching to start one up? This is unlikely to go down as a vintage year …Continue reading »

  • Photoshop kept me sane during my cruise ship lockdown
    by Nigel Atherton on 5th July 2020 at 3:00 pm

    Claire Macdonald spent 70 days at sea as one of the estimated 100,000 cruise ship crew stranded around the world during the pandemic. Fortunately she had her camera and a Photoshop subscription for companyA selfie taken looking out of her window on the Konigsdam was skillfully blended with a stock image of dolphins.Claire Macdonald spent 70 days at sea as one of the estimated 100,000 cruise ship crew stranded around the world during the pandemic. Fortunately she had her camera and a Photoshop […]

  • Olympus has NOT fallen: exclusive Olympus UK interview
    by Geoff Harris on 5th July 2020 at 10:57 am

    "Don't panic... business is pretty strong." Olympus UK's Mark Thackara gives a wide-ranging interview and as you can imagine, there is a lot to talk aboutOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFollowing the recent announcement that Olympus was planning to sell off its camera and lens business to a Japanese private …Continue reading »

  • AP regular kicks off July/August workshops
    by Geoff Harris on 5th July 2020 at 10:46 am

    Former British Press Photographer of the Year, Edmond Terakopian, is offering lots of creative inspiration during the late summer monthsA child runs around whilst bathed in rays of sunlight in the turbine hall. Tate Modern, during a heat wave bank holiday. Bankside, London, UK. May 06, 2018. Photo: Edmond Terakopian  Award-winning documentary photographer and regular AP contributor, Edmond Terakopian (above), is running a series of wide-ranging photographing workshops and …Continue […]

  • “We have been very open and transparent”: Huawei
    by Geoff Harris on 3rd July 2020 at 3:38 pm

    Senior Huawei UK executive Anson Zhang remains bullish despite the many global challenges facing the Chinese smartphone makerHuawei is often in the news at the moment, mainly because the government is reportedly reconsidering how much this Chinese …Continue reading »

  • “The awards make an uplifting story.” MPB on its Hall of Fame awards
    by Geoff Harris on 3rd July 2020 at 1:59 pm

    MPB CEO Matt Barker talks about the thinking about the new Hall of Fame awards, and reveals the company has seen a lot of Olympus kit being sold this weekUsed specialist MPB has just launched its first-ever Hall of Fame awards to recognise and honour the world’s best photographic …Continue reading »

  • Save An Exclusive Extra 15% On PortraitPro 19 AI!
    on 11th July 2020 at 12:09 pm

    PortraitPro 19 AI is currently available with 50% off, plus an exclusive extra 15% off for ePHOTOzine readers with a special code.

  • Lee Filters LEE85 Filter System Available From 1st August
    on 10th July 2020 at 12:42 pm

    LEE Filters, has announced that its new LEE85 Filter System will be available through the company's global dealer networks from 1st August 2020.

  • Save 50% On inPixio Photo Studio 10 Software
    on 10th July 2020 at 10:00 am

    Photo Studio, inPixio's popular photo editing software, is currently available with 50% knocked off its retail price, making the basic version less than £30.

  • Canon RF 85mm, 100-500mm, 600mm, 800mm, Lenses Announced
    on 11th July 2020 at 12:09 pm

    Canon has announced four new RF lenses for the RF-mount, plus two new extenders. New lenses are the 85mm Macro, 100-500mm telephoto zoom, 600mm, and 800mm lenses.

  • Canon EOS R5 R6 Officially Announced
    on 11th July 2020 at 12:09 pm

    Canon has officially announced the new 45mp Canon EOS R5 and 20mp Canon EOS R6 full-frame mirrorless cameras.

  • Canon REIMAGINE Event Coverage - Live Updates
    on 9th July 2020 at 12:59 pm

    Canon are holding a live event on YouTube, announcing a number of new product, get live updates here on the new EOS R5, R6 and the four new RF lenses.

  • How You Can Support ePHOTOzine During These Challenging Times
    on 8th July 2020 at 11:52 am

    We are always grateful for the support you give ePHOTOzine but if you'd be generous enough to give a little more, here's how you can help.

  • Don't Miss Out On These Top Money-Saving WEX Offers
    on 8th July 2020 at 9:00 am

    WEX are running a range of offers, on cameras, lenses, tripods, bags, and accessories so you can save money from the comfort of your own home.

  • Sony 12-24mm F2.8 GM sample gallery (DPReview TV)
    on 11th July 2020 at 7:00 am

    Chris and Jordan took the new Sony 12-24mm F2.8 GM to Calgary's eclectic Ingelwood neighborhood. From record stores to spice shops, find out what got their attention when it was time to go wide.

  • DPReview TV: Sony 12-24mm F2.8 review
    on 11th July 2020 at 7:00 am

    Sony's new 12-24mm F2.8 GM is the widest fast aperture zoom for full frame. Based on our tests it's a worthy recipient of Sony's 'GM' moniker. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get new episodes of DPReview TV every week. Intro Size and design Distortion Sunstars Chromatic aberrations and LoCA Bokeh Autofocus Fall-off Sharpness Video capability Is it worth the price? Sample gallery from this episode