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Havana people with the Nikon Df and an old Nikkor 28mm manual lens

Havana people with the Nikon Df and an old Nikkor 28mm manual lens by Julien Hautcoeur ( Web  | Instagram |  Facebook  |  Tumblr  | Flickr  |  see also his previous guest post ): Getting closer Famous Magnum photographer Robert Capa once said: « If Your Photos Aren’t Good Enough, You’re Not Close Enough ».

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Havana people with the Nikon Df and an old Nikkor 28mm manual lens

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Patent: Improved Eye Detection on Viewfinders

A patent showing improved eye detection for viewfinder showing conserving battery life based on how and when the LCD turns off. From Canon News: This patent uses a combination of sensors to detect if the LCD is open, viewable or tucked away to determine the distance thresholds automatically.

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Patent: Improved Eye Detection on Viewfinders

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Yongnuo YN 14mm f/2.8 ultra-wide lens for Nikon F-mount

Yongnuo published new pictures and technical details about their new YN 14mm f/2.8 ultra-wide lens for Nikon F-mount (only the Canon version was previously announced  and is already available for sale on Amazon for $557.99 ): 114° Ultra-wide Angle The diagonal angle of view is about 114°. For YN14mm F2.8N helps to collect the vast landscape and giant structures, it’s easier to show a grand and solemn atmosphere. Ultra-low Dispersion Lens and Aspherical Lens YN14mm F2.8 carries 2pcs of aspherical lens.

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Yongnuo YN 14mm f/2.8 ultra-wide lens for Nikon F-mount

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Canon EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM Images & Specs Leak Out

Images and specifications for the Canon EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM that we first told you about back in January have finally leaked out over at DCI.

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A Focus Peaking Patent from Canon

Canon has published a patent for focus peaking, a feature some feel has been omitted from Canon DSLRs in live view mode.

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A Focus Peaking Patent from Canon

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The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Specifications?

The following specifications have appeared on the DPReview forum and via Digicame-Info. 20.2MP CMOS sensor Dynamic range improvement Dual pixel CMOS AF 61-point AF system, which range is expanded

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The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Specifications?

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Deal: Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG Art $799 (Reg $899) at B&H Photo

B&H Photo has the Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG Art series lens for $799 (Reg $899) for a limited time. PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS Aperture Range: f/1.4-16 Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM) Floating Internal Focus System Minimum Focusing Distance: 11.8″ Anti-Flare Super Multi-Layer Coating Special & “F” Low Dispersion Elements Front Filter Thread Diameter: 67mm 9x Circular Aperture Blades Read more…

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Cheetah chase with the Nikon D810

This article on shooting cheetahs with the Nikon D810 is by Roie Galitz ( website | Facebook , see also his previous posts:  Nikon D800 goes wild in Africa and Uganda with the Nikon D810 ): I shoot wildlife with the Nikon D810. Even though I have access to the faster D4s, I still prefer the D810 better. Why

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Cheetah chase with the Nikon D810

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Patent: Canon Macro Ring Flash

A patent for what appears to be a new Canon ring flash has appeared. We may see a new ring flash with the new macro lens in 2014

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Patent: Canon Macro Ring Flash

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Camera Electronic: Fast Relief From Fuji – New Lens Just Arrived

Fuji X-series owners please crowd around.

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Camera Electronic: Fast Relief From Fuji – New Lens Just Arrived

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