Pentax K-3 Mark III APS-C DSLR flagship finally up for pre-order

After first revealing a new APS-C DSLR camera in 2019, and following that with drip-fed tidbits about its new flagship in May and November 2020, Ricoh has now fully pulled back the curtain on the Pentax K-3 Mark III.Continue ReadingCategory: Photograph… Continue reading Pentax K-3 Mark III APS-C DSLR flagship finally up for pre-order

Backpack AI system helps the visually-impaired navigate safely

Autonomous vehicles and robots use elaborate suites of sensors and cameras to make sense of their surroundings – but visually-impaired people still get by with canes and guide dogs. Now, engineers have developed a voice-activated wearable system that c… Continue reading Backpack AI system helps the visually-impaired navigate safely

Sigma crams 61-MP full-frame sensor into compact mirrorless camera

Back in 2019, Sigma unveiled a 24.6-megapixel full-frame mirrorless camera claimed to be the world’s smallest and lightest. Now the imaging company has turned the fp into a series with the addition of the fp L, which packs a 61-MP full-frame sensor int… Continue reading Sigma crams 61-MP full-frame sensor into compact mirrorless camera

Nikon announces development of Z9 full-frame mirrorless camera

Nikon burst into the full-frame mirrorless camera space with two consumer models in 2018, and added a more wallet-friendly entry level flavor last year. But a dedicated version for professionals has been notably absent, until now.Continue ReadingCatego… Continue reading Nikon announces development of Z9 full-frame mirrorless camera

Alice AI-accelerated computational camera launches on Indiegogo

Back in September 2020, we featured a London startup’s interchangeable lens Micro Four Thirds camera prototype that used a smartphone as a controller and live viewfinder. Now the Alice Camera is making a production bid over on Indiegogo.Continue Readin… Continue reading Alice AI-accelerated computational camera launches on Indiegogo

PowerShot Pick uses AI to automatically capture photos and videos

As it did with the Ivy Rec and PowerShot Zoom, Canon has launched a crowdfunding campaign to get an AI-powered camera called the PowerShot Pick into the hands of early adopters.Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Canon, Artificial In… Continue reading PowerShot Pick uses AI to automatically capture photos and videos

Fujifilm GFX100S offers medium format mirrorless in a compact body

Back in mid-2019, Fujifilm turned concept into reality with the launch of the 102-megapixel medium format flagship, the GFX100. Now the company has squeezed much of that camera’s functionality into a smaller body for the GFX100S.Continue ReadingCategor… Continue reading Fujifilm GFX100S offers medium format mirrorless in a compact body

Sony reveals pro-focused Alpha 1 full-frame mirrorless flagship

Sony has pulled back the curtain on what it’s calling the most technologically advanced camera that the company has ever released. The Alpha 1 leads the pack with a newly developed 50-megapixel sensor, 30 fps continuous shooting and 8K/30p video.Contin… Continue reading Sony reveals pro-focused Alpha 1 full-frame mirrorless flagship

Sony Xperia Pro smartphone shoots for the creative market

Sony has launched a new Xperia phone – but with the ability to act as an external monitor for a camera, 5G connectivity, a mini-HDMI port and a hefty price tag, the Xperia Pro is very different to a lot of the smartphones we’re going to see in 2021.Con… Continue reading Sony Xperia Pro smartphone shoots for the creative market

Leica wraps special-edition M10-P rangefinder in Kevlar armor

To mark the 40th anniversary of its Oskar Barnack Award photo contest, Leica has launched given its M10-P rangefinder a Kevlar overcoat and released it as the limited-edition Reporter model.Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Leica, … Continue reading Leica wraps special-edition M10-P rangefinder in Kevlar armor