Hubble captures supernova 70M light-years away as it briefly outshines its host galaxy

The Hubble Space Telescope recently captured images of an exploding star 70 million light-years away. The event was recorded as part of an ongoing program to measure the expansion rate…

Nikon F6, D5, several Nikkor Ai-S and AF-S DX lenses now listed as discontinued

Nikon dealers in Europe received notifications that the following products are already discontinued and cannot be ordered: Nikon D5 Nikon SB-300 Nikon F6 Nikkor Ai-S 50mm f/1.2 Nikkor 24mm f/2.8…

Irix Cine lenses now available for Nikon Z-mount

I reported this rumor over a year ago: today Irix officially announced that their Cine lenses are now available also for Nikon Z-mount. The new Z-mount lenses are already available…

The inspiration behind Canon’s RF 600mm F11 and 800mm F11 super-tele lenses

In July, Canon announced a pair of super-telephoto fixed-aperture lenses for its RF lens mount. The new RF 600mm F11 IS STM and RF 800mm F11 IS STM lenses are…

Depth of field: A beginner’s guide500px

When Ansel Adams released his early photographs of Yosemite, he stunned the world with his sharp-as-a-tack focus. To the surprise of audience members, the faraway mountains in his pictures were…

Exploring Monte Cristo ghost town with Sam Horine and the Canon EOS R5

The Canon EOS R5 is a powerful stills and video camera, designed for enthusiast and professional users. With a high-resolution full-frame sensor and advanced human and animal face and eye-detection,…

Cosina announces new VM-mount Voigtlander Nokton Vintage Line 50mm F1.5 Aspherical II VM lens

Cosina has announced (translated) the release of its new Voigtlander Nokton Vintage Line 50mm F1.5 Aspherical II VM lens, an updated version of its predecessor, which was released back in…

Here’s our wish list for the Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II

Thanks to a process of continued improvement, the Z6 and Z7 are going to be hard acts to follow. Nikon has already started teasing its forthcoming Z6 and Z7 Mark…

Women of the White Buffalo

Photographer and film-director, Deborah Anderson’s “Women of the White Buffalo”, chronicles a movement of healing and hope through the voices of Native American Lakota women living on the Pine Ridge…

5 frames with 11-year expired Era Pan 100 on a Richard Ritter 7×17 ULF View Camera – by Andrew Keedle

Many lifetimes ago but mainly before family, I did a lot of film photography. I had a small darkroom, shot 35mm, medium format, large format and even ultra large format…