19. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon to Focus on Mirrorless as It Anticipates Historic $720M Loss

Nikon to Focus on Mirrorless as It Anticipates Historic $720M Loss

Nikon’s worrisome financial situation has cascaded as a result of the deflated camera market caused by the fallout from COVID-19, and in an effort to recover from what is expected to be its worst financial year ever, Nikon plans to fo… Read the rest “Nikon to Focus on Mirrorless as It Anticipates Historic $720M Loss”

19. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Sony is #1 in Interchangeable Lens Mirrorless for First Time Since 2015

Sony is #1 in Interchangeable Lens Mirrorless for First Time Since 2015

While Sony likes to mention to the media that it is the #1 interchangeable lens mirrorless (ILM) brand globally, its statistics often refer specifically to full-frame. Across all ILM cameras, Canon and Olympus have been Japan’s to… Read the rest “Sony is #1 in Interchangeable Lens Mirrorless for First Time Since 2015”

15. Januar 2021
von JT Armstrong
Kommentare deaktiviert für 10 Tips and Tricks to Achieve Excellent Winter Photos

10 Tips and Tricks to Achieve Excellent Winter Photos

Winter photography can be difficult and even dangerous if you don’t take the proper precautions to protect yourself and your gear. In this post I’ll show you how to take better snow photos and have a more enjoyable time in the cold while doing … Read the rest “10 Tips and Tricks to Achieve Excellent Winter Photos”

15. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts

Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts

Yodobashi Camera has published its top ten cameras sold in December of 2020 and the Canon EOS R5 it at the top of the list. While we’re still waiting for BCN+R and CIPA to reveal December sales numbers, this is the second major retailer t… Read the rest “Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts”

15. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Professional Services Adds Two Paid Tiers to Membership Options

Nikon Professional Services Adds Two Paid Tiers to Membership Options

Nikon Professional Services has added two paid tiers above the complimentary Pro plan that add significant additional benefits for working photographers. Both new tiers include equipment loans, repair discounts, and cleaning servic… Read the rest “Nikon Professional Services Adds Two Paid Tiers to Membership Options”

13. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon’s Production Volume May Dip As Japan Issues State of Emergency

Nikon’s Production Volume May Dip As Japan Issues State of Emergency

Nikon Japan has published a note indicating that it will be reducing its workforce in accordance to the latest State of Emergency issued by the Japanese government in response to rapidly rising COVID-19 cases and deaths.

Japan’s la… Read the rest “Nikon’s Production Volume May Dip As Japan Issues State of Emergency”

12. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Artist Combines Photos and Graphics to Create Soothing Minimalist Pieces

Artist Combines Photos and Graphics to Create Soothing Minimalist Pieces

An artist who goes by the name adnan. has been combining simple images and graphics to create soothing minimalist imagery. What starts as an unassuming portrait or landscape photo can turn into a captivating piece of artwork.

adnan. is bas… Read the rest “Artist Combines Photos and Graphics to Create Soothing Minimalist Pieces”

12. Januar 2021
von Blair Bunting
Kommentare deaktiviert für Friends Brought Together by an Automotive Campaign

Friends Brought Together by an Automotive Campaign

If there was a theme in automotive advertising photography for 2020, it would be minimalism. This not only applies to aesthetics, but also (and more importantly) to production.

We have seen some campaigns attempt “socially distanced” pr… Read the rest “Friends Brought Together by an Automotive Campaign”

11. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place

Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place

MapCamera, one of Japan’s leading camera retailers, has published its top 10 sales for new and used digital cameras in December of 2020. The top slot for new cameras was claimed by Canon for its R5, while Nikon’s Z7 II entered th… Read the rest “Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place”

8. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Officially Ends International Warranties for Lenses and Accessories

Nikon Officially Ends International Warranties for Lenses and Accessories

While published on Nikon Japan a few weeks ago, a notice in English has finally been added announcing that the company will no longer provide international warranties for Nikkor lenses and accessories.

Nikon has published the English ver… Read the rest “Nikon Officially Ends International Warranties for Lenses and Accessories”

6. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization

November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization

CIPA has published its global camera shipment and value numbers for November 2020 and the recovery seen in October appears to be stabilizing. Though volume has decreased year over year, the value of shipments is nearly in line.

Below are th… Read the rest “November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization”

6. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020

OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020

BCN+R has published its final sales numbers of interchangeable lens mirrorless cameras sold in Japan in 2020, and the winner is likely to surprise: the Olympus E-M10 Mark III outsold all others last year.

BCN+R (also called BCN Retail) is a … Read the rest “OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020”

4. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash

Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash

Godox has announced the compact AD100Pro Pocket Flash strobe, which features high-speed sync (HSS), wireless control, TTL, and a modeling lamp powered by a 2600 mAh battery. All in, battery included, the tiny strobe weighs only 524 grams … Read the rest “Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash”

4. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

In late December, PetaPixel published an article asking if it was a good idea to buy used. There were mixed responses, but if KEH’s data is to be believed, far more people support buying used than you might think. For KEH, 2020 was a RRead the rest “KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020”

31. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect

Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect

DPReview just released its annual camera industry predictions video where Chris and Jordan discuss what they think will come from the leading manufacturers. I think that, for the most part, they’re right on the nose.

2020 was an … Read the rest “Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect”

30. Dezember 2020
von Chris Parker
Kommentare deaktiviert für Should You Buy a Used Camera?

Should You Buy a Used Camera?

Recently, we had a private Facebook group member ask what others thought about buying a used digital camera. The response was around 70% for and 30% against.

Those odds aren’t that bad. But, with your money on the line, do you want to take a cha… Read the rest “Should You Buy a Used Camera?”

30. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip

Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip

While not necessarily indicative of how well a brand is doing in terms of sales, the annual LensRentals Top Rented Photo and Video Products report is at least telling of what’s popular or what has the public eye. This year, it was Canon … Read the rest “Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip”

21. Dezember 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon to Stop Making Cameras in Japan: Report

Nikon to Stop Making Cameras in Japan: Report

Nikon has fallen on hard times as of late as its camera sales have cratered, and now there’s a new indicator of how dire its financial situation is: the company is reportedly pulling the plug on making cameras in Japan after over 70 year… Read the rest “Nikon to Stop Making Cameras in Japan: Report”

3. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Nikon D5, D850, and D500 Finally Get CFexpress Compatibility

The Nikon D5, D850, and D500 Finally Get CFexpress Compatibility

If it feels like it’s been a long time since Nikon promised the D5, D850, and D500 would get CFexpress support, it’s because it has. The original announcement came in February of 2019, and today that promise is fulfilled.

There … Read the rest “The Nikon D5, D850, and D500 Finally Get CFexpress Compatibility”

2. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020

October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020

It’s been a rough year for camera sales, but CIPA’s latest report on October’s global camera shipments is showing that the worst might be behind us. While the September report showed a nice upwards sales trend, October … Read the rest “October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020”