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X-series filters on Kickstarter

There is an interesting Kickstarter project on new series of ultra-slim, weather-sealed X-Series ND and UV filters: Highest Quality Optics: Capture critically sharp images with SCHOTT B270 and AGCglass from Germany and Japan allows near 99% light transmittance. The X-Series filters have been precisely designed and engineered with the highest quality lenses in mind. Traction Frame: […]

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HTC coming with their own action camera on October 8th

HTC posted a video teaser for what looks like a new action camera that will be announced on October 8th: The folks over at Reddit found a possible leak of what this new action camera may look like: Update: here is another leaked picture of the HTC cam from Gizmodo:

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The 2014 Photokina show starts tomorrow

The 2014 Photokina show starts tomorrow. Here is a quick report from Ala’a Esmaiel (you can follow him for more Photokina pictures on Instagram @aljawad and flickr):

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Film is not dead: Ferrania to start producing film again

Finally a good news for film shooters: Film Ferrania is going to start producing film again (35mm and 120 still formats, as well as Super 8 and 16mm cine formats) – they are making something similar to what The Impossible Project did with Polaroid. Film Ferrania is a new company that bought last year part of the ex-factory of […]

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What else is new?

→ The Handevision Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 lens (Canon + Micro Four Thirds mounts) and the Sigma dp2 Quattro Digital Camera are now in stock. → The new Kodak Pixpro SL10 smart lens digital camera module for smartphones is now available for pre-order. → New from Lomography: the world’s first do-it-yourself SLR camera now comes with […]

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Samsung NX400 mirrorless camera rumored specifications

A new set of Samsung NX400 camera specifications are floating around the Web: Announcement at the beginning of 2015 Two versions: NX400 and NX400EVF (with EVF) Tiltable LCD screen 1/8000s mechanical shutter 28MP sensor with OSPDAF II 6/8fps at full resolution Tripled buffer size compared to NX300 Built-in GPS Expected prices: between $650 and $850 Via Mirrorlessrumors

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Ubertronix introduces new programmable camera trigger Strike Finder Touch

Ubertronix introduced the Strike Finder Touch – a new, fully programmable camera trigger. Read more about it here. The company is also offering a trade-in promo for existing customers.

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