This Week in the World #26

This Week in the World looks at tips & tricks, photo news, product releases, and other interesting stories we stumbled across this week.

Guess who’s back, back again: Kodak‘s officially emerged from bankruptcy and is back to making film stock through their new commercial printing venture.


Sony officially unveiled some exciting new still and video cameras that had been leaked and rumored for the past few weeks, including their new QX “Lens Cameras” and a variety of interesting high-quality consumer-friendly video cameras. We’re hoping to get our hands on the QX line soon, so stay  tuned!

Sony QX100 on a smartphone
Sony QX100 on a smartphone

Nikon also unveiled some exciting new cameras, including the fully-loaded Coolpix P7800, the super-compact Coolpix S02, and an LD-1000 LED Moive Light that attaches to your Nikon 1 or Coolpix cameras.

Nikon COOLPIX P7800
Nikon COOLPIX P7800

Badass Cameras‘  Hasselnuts adapter wants to turn your iPhone into a medium format digital back, and they recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to do just that. (via PetaPixel)

Hasselnuts in action
Hasselnuts in action

MCP Actions launched Show and Tell, a new photo sharing system that will give you feedback on your before and after shots.


High school football season is upon us, and we know many of you will be interested in these tips and tricks on capturing better HS football images from SLR Lounge.

hs football

We took the official photos for the first ever Clintonville Quest on August 24. Check them out here! Big thanks to our very own Steve Warren and Krista Boccio for taking the time to quest with the rest, and to CRC for inviting us!

Photo by Krista Boccio
Photo by Krista Boccio

And in case you missed it . . .

Winner’s Circle: Mike Emery

Tips & Tricks: Back to School

August Photo Contest: And the Winners Are . . .

September Photo Contest Sponsored by Adobe!

A Brief History of Selfies

Midwest Photo

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