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Snappr, The Uber of Photography, Launched on Monday

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Snappr, an online photography service app, announced that they would be launching a new on-demand service for customers in need of a professional photographer on Monday. Media publications are associating this new on-demand service with apps such as Uber, providing a way for people to quickly gain access to photographers for any type of event

Digital Camera Market to Plummet by 50%, Canon Estimates

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Digital cameras made it easier for us to capture important moments or to engage in photography. The convenient price made digital cameras accessible to a larger group of people which benefited brands like Canon. However, that’s changing now, and according to Canon, we can expect the market of digital cameras to make a significant plunge

Insta360 Partners Up with Matterport: Would You Scan Your Home?

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Insta360 is the world leader in 360-degree cameras thanks to the ease of use and quality of content it provides. The China-based company is all about innovation and expansion, so it comes as no wonder they constantly update their offers and partner up with different brands to provide their customers with more options and a

Adobe Unveils New Customizable Behance Profile and Project Pages

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Adobe is starting the year with updates to its online portfolio platform Behance. The update announcement covers a redesign of users’ profile page, an update to the project page and the addition of customizable banners. Over the years, Behance has served as a source of creative inspiration and artistic discovery. However, with the proliferation of

Samsung Brings Ultra-Slim 20MP Image Sensor to Smartphones

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Samsung Electronics, a semiconductor technology industry leader, has launched a new ISOCELL Slim 3T2 sensor for smartphones. The compact 20-megapixel resolution image sensor measures only 1/3.4 inches, which is the smallest ever in the industry. This new sensor makes it possible for mid-range smartphones to deliver excellent optical performance on both their front and rear

Nikon Announces Major Updates at CES 2019

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The 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place in Las Vegas from January 8 to January 11, and it was, unsurprisingly, a major success. CES is the gathering place for all technology enthusiasts, brands, tech business, and so much more. Over the years, CES has become a hub where new, innovative ideas are presented or

100MP Canon EOS R with IBIS Coming Soon?

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Canon is one of the biggest names in the photography world and thinking outside the box is expected from a company of their caliber. We expect them to dictate and set new trends that will make it easier for photographers to make wonderful photos. The most recent news involving Canon is just a rumor at

Nikon Launches Two Compact Digital Cameras with High-Power Zoom: Coolpix B600 and A1000

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Nikon has announced two new budget-friendly compact digital cameras with high-power zoom capacities. Nikon Japan launched the Coolpix B600 compact camera and the Coolpix A1000 compact camera with bridge-style zoom. According to Nikon USA, the cameras are not yet available in the U.S. And they didn’t say if the cameras will come to the U.S.

Sony Unveils Alpha a6400 – A Mid-Range APS-C Mirrorless Camera with Enhanced AF

Sony Unveils Alpha a6400 – A Mid-Range APS-C Mirrorless Camera with Enhanced AF 16

Sony has officially launched its Alpha a6400 APS-C mirrorless camera. The new mid-range camera is actually an updated 24.2MP camera that comes equipped with a rear mounted three-inch flip-out touchscreen. This new E-mount camera shares a lot of similarities with the a6300. However, it borrows the A9’s powerful processor and autofocus plus an extensively expressed

Next Generation of iPhones to ‘Revolutionize’ Photography

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Apple sets out to transform their iPhone cameras by using the 3D sensors and advanced facial recognition of Sony in 2019.  Satoshi Yoshihara, the head of the sensor development team of Sony Corporation said in an interview, “Sure, we are going to transform how people take photos using their phone.” The aim includes the advanced

Canon to Ignore EF Lenses and Focus Entirely on RF Lenses in 2019

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Canon Incorporated reported to ignore the (electro-focus) EF lenses for a year and focus on the full-frame mirrorless. The internal roadmap of the lens for the forthcoming RF lenses is soon to be announced. RF Lens Plans Unlike Nikon that has the Z series lenses; Canon has not released any official roadmap for RF lens.

Hyde to Feature ‘Colorama,’ Eastman Photography in Its 2019 Exhibitions

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The popular Hyde Collection, which showcases some of the most profound exhibitions of today’s time, has announced their schedule for 2019’s exhibitions. Known for exhibiting collections that depict the shifting paradigms in technology, vision, and mind-set, the Hyde Collection’s schedule is one of the most awaited ones among art enthusiasts who wish to view the

Sony Updates Firmware, Fixes Bug

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Firmware version 2.10 for Sony’s a7 III & a7R III cameras is now available. Sony released the firmware update with a bug fix for the earlier firmware version 2.00 that was problematic. The recent update also solves the issue of incompatibility with certain third-party memory cards. Sony a7 III & a7R III cameras did not