Monthly Archives: August 2011

NEW “Hoodless” Tokina AT-X 107 NH

The Tokina AT-X 107 NH is a fish-eye lens that gives the digital photographer an approximate 180° field of view with dramatic curvature of field or “fish-eye” effect. The AT-X 107 NH only differs from the AT-X 107 DX in … Continue reading

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Tamron’s 60th anniversary project has started with 60 photographers using B008

Eternity at a Moment – The Vision of 60 Photographers. In commemoration of the 60th year anniversary of the company‘s establishment, Tamron will begin showing works of 60 photographers on August 30, on a special website made for the anniversary … Continue reading

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Sigma SD1 DSLR Firmware Upgrade (Version 1.02)

Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce that firmware Ver.1.02 for the SD1 is now available for download. SIGMA SD1 firmware [Ver.1.02] Benefits of the firmware update Corrects various bugs to achieve more stable operation. Corrects the phenomenon of camera freeze … Continue reading

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Samyang 7.5mm 1:3.5 MFT – Sample Images Released!

The long-hoped for Samyang 7.5 mm MFT lens will be finally released at the turn of August and September 2011. Before the expected premiere, we wish to present several exemplary photos taken with the lens and Olympus PEN E-P1. Sample … Continue reading

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OLYMPUS SZ-11

Perfect for travel and sports events! Stylish ultra-zoom that fits in your pocket! Olympus Imaging Corporation (President: Shuichi Takayama) is pleased to announce the OLYMPUS SZ-11, a compact digital camera that is perfect for travel and sports events. It features … Continue reading

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Buying DSLR Lenses on Shoestring Budget?

As a commercial photographer, I was often asked what are the brand, model, lenses to buy etc. Usually I will recommend based on the user’s applications & purpose of buying the equipment. Recently, many asked me, “hey Allan, what if … Continue reading

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Nikon the new official sponsor of Getty Images Gallery

Nikon U.K. Ltd., a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation (Makoto Kimura, President) in the United Kingdom, has completed a sponsorship agreement with Getty Images Gallery, London, making Nikon the official sponsor of all exhibitions to be held at Getty Images Gallery … Continue reading

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Getty Images Raises its Presence at Spikes Asia 2011

Getty Images to partner with The Brand Union in support of the inaugural SpikesAlso photography competition SINGAPORE, 10 August, 2011 – Getty Images will once again partner with The Brand Union to support the inaugural SpikesAlso event at the Spikes … Continue reading

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NIKKOR AF-S DX 40mm f/2.8G Micro

TOKYO – Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G, a normal Micro lens for Nikon DX-format digital-SLR cameras offering a focal length of 40mm and a maximum aperture of f/2.8. As … Continue reading

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Be Interesting. Go Q

Pentax have started to accept pre-order for their latest “Q”. Featuring a unique Q-Mount, this camera looks like it is going to give the guys at Olympus, Panasonic, Sony & even Samsung a hard time. As of now, I only … Continue reading

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Hasselblad offers for Singapore National Day 2011

Shriro (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Singapore’s Distributor for the medium format Hasselblad Camera is pleased to announce special deals in conjunction with the nation’s birthday.    Hasselblad H4D 40 with Hc 2.8/80mm Deluxe set at $ 26,000 before 7%gst . (Includes  1.7x … Continue reading

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“Captain America: The First Avenger” Action Shots Captured With Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital SLR Cameras

Full 1080P HD Capture, 24p Frame Rate and Canon EF Lenses Provide Compatibility and Creative Options for Movie Production LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., August 1, 2011 – Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging, announced today that the highly anticipated feature … Continue reading

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