Latest Single-lens reflex camera Stories

Tiny Camera Gives Big Picture View Without Sacrificing High-resolution
2013-09-25 09:34:47

The Optical Society New system could be used to build a camera that pans and zooms with no moving parts To capture all the details of a crime scene, you might take many photos at close range. To get the whole scene at once, you could use a wide-angle or fisheye lens; but without an especially large lens you would be sacrificing the fine resolution that would help you catch that partial footprint you might otherwise have missed. Now a new type of miniature camera system promises to give...

How iPhone 5S Affects The Photography Industry: Exclusive
2013-09-20 16:58:05

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Smartphones have not only shaped where and how we get online, but have also turned everyone into a photographer. With a higher-resolution camera coming alongside every smartphone update, one has to ask, "How is this affecting the photography industry?" While some applaud the new fingerprint technology in Apple's iPhone 5S, still the most commonly used feature of the newly released smartphone will be its camera. This feature has...

Aurora Borealis Height Determined Using Two Cameras
2013-09-06 16:32:20

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A natural light display seen from high altitude locations in the Northern Hemisphere, the aurora borealis has fascinated people for hundreds, if not thousands, of years and a new photography-based technique has allowed researchers to determine the exact height of the phenomenon. According to a new report in Annales Geophysicae, a journal of the European Geosciences Union, Japanese researchers used two digital single-lens reflex...

2013-08-28 23:30:46

The highly anticipated Sony Alpha NEX-5T and Sony Alpha A3000 are available for pre-order now. With a compact design and interchangeable lenses, these new cameras are perfect for a novice or the professional. Brooklyn, New York (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Focus Camera is pleased to announce that it is one of selected Camera retailers in the United States to carry Sony’s recently released cameras and lenses. Sony unveiled two new cameras, the Sony Alpha A3000 DSLR camera and the Sony Alpha...

2013-08-27 23:01:24

Pentax announces five new K-mount autofocus lenses for its series of APS-C format DSLR cameras and two updated flashes. NYC, NY (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Pentax has released five new K-mount autofocus lenses for its series of APS-C format DSLR cameras. The lenses are updates of existing lenses and are being released as a limited-production run with a focus on quality construction featuring updated HD lens coatings, circular aperture designs, and handsome, durable all-metal barrels. In...

2013-08-27 23:01:13

New lenses feature enhanced performance with high-grade HD coating and rounded diaphragms for stunning bokeh effects. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation (Ricoh Imaging) is pleased to announce the introduction of five new HD PENTAX DA Limited lenses. The acclaimed HD PENTAX DA Limited series of prime lenses, specifically designed for the PENTAX K-mount DSLR cameras includes the HD PENTAX DA 15mm F4 ED AL Limited, HD PENTAX DA 21mm F3.2 AL Limited, HD...

2013-08-27 23:01:10

New AF540FGZ II and AF360FGZ II Feature Weather-Resistant Construction and LED Light for Video and Still-Image Capture Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Continuing its heritage of producing high-performance, rugged and weather-resistant imaging products, Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation (Ricoh Imaging) today announced the launch of the new AF540FGZ II and AF360FGZ II flash units for PENTAX branded interchangeable lens cameras. The introduction of these two new flash units extends Ricoh...

2013-08-14 23:17:02

Transparency Market Research adds new "Digital Cameras Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share And Forecasts, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse Report : http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/digital-cameras-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The worldwide digital camera market is projected to grow to 138 million units by the year 2015 attributed by increasing demand for digital single lens reflex (SLR) cameras. Demand...

2013-08-13 23:21:11

McIntosh to Oversee Strategy, Planning and Execution of Marketing Activities for North America Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation (Ricoh Imaging), a leading developer and manufacturer of DSLR cameras, compact system cameras, lenses and sport optics equipment, is pleased to announce the recent hire of Brian McIntosh who joins the company as Director of Marketing. Within this new role, McIntosh will oversee the strategy, planning, and execution of all...

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