Gear & Reviews


Nivelo 204 a Tidy Tripod

 •  March 29

If you have a small camera, you don’t need a gigantic tripod. Something small, like Vanguard’s latest Nivelo 204 might do the trick. This unit is...

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Runnin’ & Gunnin’ with the GH2

 •  March 11

Last month I spent a week in Japan and saw some amazing sights. It was anything but a photographer’s dream trip, however. The silver lining was...

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Velbon Cube for Compact Cameras

 •  March 8

The Velbon Cube is designed for compact cameras, and pitches the same virtues — small, light and easy to use. Folded, it is 24 cm (9 inches); fully...

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iKlip Stand Adapter for iPad

 •  March 8

How can you keep your iPad close at hand in a studio? The iKlip is one solution. It’s a holder for your iPad that clamps to any pole with a...

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Samsung NX Lens 2011 Roadmap

 •  March 3

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced five new lenses for its NX branded Compact System Camera line. These include 18-200 mm f/3.5-6.3 and...

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Apple Announces iPad 2

 •  March 2

It’s 33 percent thinner and 15 percent lighter than the first-generation iPad, has dual cameras and a dual-core A5 processor. It will ship with a...

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Aurora Firefly Beauty Box

 •  March 2

I have been experimenting more with small off-camera flashes, and because of this I am excited about the Aurora Firefly Beauty Box. It is a new light...

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Good Morning, My Name is Bond… James Bond

 •  February 25

Have a look at the CIA Museum Flickr stream. It features images of some of its historic spy tools, including many cameras.

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CoolPix P300 Carries f/1.8 Lens

 •  February 17

Nikon has jumped into the big aperture pool by mating its latest pocket compact, the CoolPix P300, with an f/1.8 lens. Compared to SLRs, compact...

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Pentax Rolls Out Rugged Optio WG-1, WG-1 GPS

 •  February 16

Pentax Canada says the Optio WG-1 and Optio WG-1 GPS represent the company’s 12th generation of waterproof digital cameras. These are 14 megapixel...

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