Photography News

Earlier this week, reports that the old Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM lens had been... more

One morning last December, I woke up and noticed that a dream of mine came true: I had taken a picture that went viral. A picture I took at a friends wedding had been shared by UNILAD on Facebook with the caption Best wedding photo ever.

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Want to see what goes into a $11,000 Canon telephoto zoom lens? This image shows what the Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS looks like when you disassemble it into its individual components... more

We already knew Chinese electronics brand Xiaomi would be releasing a drone today, but we were only hoping that it would be the first truly affordable UAV on the market. Well, Xiaomi has confirmed our hopes.

The company officially announced their “Mi Drone” quadcopter earlier today in both 4K and 1080p configurations, and the price makes a DJI Phantom seem like... more

The airline Emirates is a sponsor of the French Open championship in tennis, and one of its advertisements at the tennis matches is an aerial camera in the shape of an Airbus A380.

Suspended 45 meters (~148 feet) above the ground, the camera is a large model of an Emirates A380 with a camera dangling from the belly. It travels along a 350-meter cable throughout the tournament grounds. Made of fiberglass and polyurethane over the course of 2 months, the near-... more

Making an iconic landmark ‘disappear’ might seem like the purview of magicians, but it’s street artist and photographer JR who gets the glory this time around. Through clever use of massive photo prints, he managed to make the iconic Louvre Pyramid ‘disappear... more

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Swiss lighting brand broncolor has announced a range of diffuser panels for its softboxes that help to create a rim light effect when the subject is positioned in front of the softbox. The Edge Masks feature a large black panel in the center of the diffuser... more

At the Cannes Film Festival, HumanEyes Technologies unveiled the Vuze VR, a consumer-grade 360-degree camera for VR applications. The camera was used to record the recently screened 3D VR short movie Summertime, and is now available to pre-order for $799 USD. In addition to capturing 3D stereoscopic content for VR platforms, Vuze VR can record 360 degree 2D video.

Vuze VR is equipped with eight... more

Patagonia’s jagged, powerful landscape needs no help looking dramatic, but creative director and photographer Andy Lee is offering some help with his infrared photography anyway.

You may remember Lee’s work from... more

We tend to see photos in isolation. By that I dont mean we only see one photo at a time — between Facebook, Flickr, and Instagram, weve become comfortable consuming many photos at once — but that we see only one photo from a scene.

We see the image the photographer has chosen as the best representative of a moment or depiction of a scene. The shot that conveys or captures exactly that which the photographer wants to show us. But behind every... more