The ‘X-Tra’ camera battery Kickstarter campaign appears to have been a scam

Back on November 19, 2020, we published an article covering news of a Kickstarter campaign that appeared to be funding the production of the X-tra Battery, a product that claimed…

Slideshow: World Photography Organisation announces the 2021 National Awards winners

World Photography Organisation announces the 2021 National Awards winners The National Awards program was created by Sony, along with the World Photography Organisation, to identify and support local photographic communities…

Venus Optics releases four Laowa lenses for L mount camera systems

Venus Optics has announced it’s bringing four of its Laowa lenses to L mount camera systems. Now, owners of L mount camera systems can snag native versions of Venus Optics’…

DPReview TV: This G-Tech hand warmer can keep you—and your batteries—warm in winter conditions

Wait… you’re reviewing a what? Chris and Jordan work in some pretty frigid conditions in the winter, so they’ve been using the G-Tech battery-powered hand warmer. Find out why they…

5 Frames… Of Christmas double exposures on Kodak Color Plus 200 and a Vivitar Powershot (35mm Format / EI 200) – by Tessa Klingensmith

On Christmas Eve I polished up my Vivitar Powershot Point and Shoot 35mm camera that I rescued from the recycle bin at work and loaded it up with a roll…

The ultimate guide to long exposure photography500px

A few months ago, a technician at the University of Hertfordshire’s Bayfordbury Observatory discovered an old pinhole camera created using a beer can and photo paper. The astonishing part of…

How to Create a Vignette in Photoshop

The post How to Create a Vignette in Photoshop appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Megan Kennedy. Do you want to know how to create a…

CIPA December numbers are out (with full year 2020 report)

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their camera production data for November 2020 (orange: 2020, black: 2019, blue: 2018, click for larger view): December 2020 CIPA numbers Full…