Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Did you guys know there is a Gizmodo subdomain where you can go for all things photographic? Yep! It's called Reframe, and it's where you'll find additional coverage of gear, techniques, news, and all kinds of great stuff related to the crafts of photography and videography.

Pentax 645Z: The Medium Format DSLR Gets a Major Sensor Upgrade

Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Medium format digital cameras are out of reach for most, but Pentax has been providing ones on the "affordable" side (under $10k), for a few years now. Their new guy, the 645Z, packs a brand new, friggin large, 51 megapixel CMOS sensor.


How Russian Photographers Set Up This Amazing Glowing Ice Picture

Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Taking a picture this incredible isn't easy, but here's how a group of photographers managed to get a car posed over three feet of glowing ice on the world's deepest lake.


10 Incredible Images From This Year's Smithsonian Photo Contest

Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Every year, Smithsonian Magazine launches a photo contest culling the most amazing images from a globe's worth of submissions. Here are our ten favorites from the pool of finalists.


Eyefi Cloud Syncs Photos From Your Camera to the Internet in a Flash

Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Basically every new camera that comes out these days has Wi-Fi on-board, but the technology hasn't progressed to the point that it's seamless. There's still a little friction when you're trying to get photos from your camera to another device—and that's still one step removed from the internet. Wi-Fi enabled SD card maker Eyefi is hoping to help fix that problem with Eyefi Cloud.


Sony a6000 Review: A Solid Mirrorless Camera That's a Small Step Up

Reframe Roundup: This Week's Best Photography Posts

Pretty much all mirrorless cameras—Fujifilm X, Samsung NX, to name a couple—with APS-C size sensors can take a damn fine picture these days. The a6000 does its best to stand out with a pinch of style and updated tech, but it's still largely the same as the camera it's replacing, 2012's NEX-6.