Shooting Challenge: Pinhole Camera

I'm asking for a small commitment after last week's vacation. Digital photography's predictability makes us soft. So build a pinhole camera—it's neither hard nor expensive, promise—and take a photo with it. No more whining about lacking fancy equipment! » 5/19/10 3:20pm 5/19/10 3:20pm

Christian Bale Rant Victim Is the Man Behind the Canon EOS 5D Mark II…

It appears that Shane Hurlbut, Director of Photography on Terminator Salvation, is the guy behind that awesome Canon5D MK II helmet. He also happens to be the guy Christian Bale went ape shit on during filming. » 7/22/09 2:10pm 7/22/09 2:10pm

Rumor: Canon Rebel EOS 500D To Launch on March 25th

Canon has an event scheduled for March 25th, and rumor has it that their big announcement will involve a new DSLR in the Rebel line—the EOS 500D. » 3/18/09 6:06pm 3/18/09 6:06pm

Nikon Black Friday Deals Surface

Nikon's just come up with news about what kind of deal you can get on some of its cameras on Black Friday. There's a $50 discount on the 10-megapixel Coolpix S550 (down to $150) and $100 off the 18x zoom P80, making it $300. But the D60 gets an even bigger chunk off with a $125 discount to $575. Sure there're a few… » 11/26/08 12:15pm 11/26/08 12:15pm

Redrock's Cinematizing Kit to Turn Video DSLRs Into Proper Movie Cams

Sure, the Canon 5D Mark II » 10/23/08 9:45am 10/23/08 9:45am and HD video capability is pretty amazing, but since the camera chassis and lenses are a typical DSLR shape, they lack many things in terms of utility for serious movie-makers. And that's where Redrock's "cinematizing" kit comes in.It's designed to bolt around the camera and adds some…

Rumors Abound of New Sony DSLR and Matching Full-Frame Lenses

Although Sony has yet to confirm anything, the camera world is full of little whispers that a new camera is about to join its Alpha range of digital SLRs, along with a range of full-frame lenses. There is all sorts of speculation about the model number (so we won't bother going into that) but there is a general… » 7/06/07 3:38pm 7/06/07 3:38pm