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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 […]

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This Week in the World #21

This Week in the World looks at tips & tricks, photo news, product releases, and other interesting stories we stumbled across this week. In case you somehow haven’t heard by now, LumoPro officially announced their new LP180 Quad-Sync Manual Flash. The Strobist says the LP180 is “rock-solid, with a near-perfect feature set for lighting photographers. It’s the […]

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This Week in the World: 1/26-2/1

This Week in the World looks at this week’s most interesting stories out of the photo world. Nikon announced 7 brand new compact cameras, including Wi-Fi and GPS-ready models. (via PetaPixel) Additionally, Nikon announced two very, very interesting new NIKKOR lenses, an 18-35mm F3.5-4.5G ED full-frame wide angle and an 800mm F5.6E FL ED VR full-frame super-telephoto. Tamron announced their first […]

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PetaPixel points out that, ever since the Sony NEX-C3 featured it, focus peaking has become more ubiquitous. Check out this video of focus peaking in action, then read the article for more videos of Pentax, Canon, and Sony flexing their focus-y muscles. What do you think of focus peaking? (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

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PetaPixel reports on Irish photographer David Hunt, who basically attached another brain to his Canon 5D Mark II by modding a broken battery grip into a small computer. What kind of DIY retouches have you made to your gear?

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A major aspect of my job, though not one you’d find in my official job description, is looking through hundreds of pictures, on and off the internet, every day. OK, maybe “hundreds” is an exaggeration, but maybe not. I scourge the internet for cool captures to share on MPEX’s Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest accounts, not to mention the awesome […]

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