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OP ED: Will Sony’s Focus on Cameras Change Over the Next 5 Years?

Sony has shaken things up in the photography industry over the last six years or so, and honestly, this has been wonderful for us as photographers because they have forced the likes of Canon and Nikon to wake up and produce more great cameras of their own. Still, some recent news about DRAM and the upcoming Playstation 5 brings us back down to earth and shows us that unlike Canon, Nikon, Sony is not a dedicated camera manufacturer, they are an electronics giant that will cut off support to a particular section of their business to focus on another, and for us, as photographers who have spent thousands on cameras and lenses from them, this is a little worrying. Let’s talk about this after the break. ...
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Innovatronix’s CPFLASH 550W Flash For Smartphones Will Cost $199

Flashes and strobes for mobile photographers are coming at us thick and fast these days. As smartphone cameras continue to offer greater flexibility, the need for off-camera flash solutions is increasing too, and now, another OCF (off-camera flash) option will soon be available. The Innovatronix CPFLASH 550W promises to be a feature-packed light for both photographers and videographers, and it has a price tag of just $199. Find out all of the details after the break. ...
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Review: Sony A9 II (It Has Everything the Modern Pro Could Ever Need)

Sony, as usual, made huge waves when they first introduced the a9 in 2017. They entered the sports market that had been dominated by both Canon and Nikon for decades, and they staked their claim as a serious player in this field. Fast forward a few years as we now have the Sony a9 II. Sony’s a9 II is a huge camera for them. Not only will it be the camera they want to push on professional sports photographers during the Olympics, which will be in their own back yard in 2020, but it’s also the camera that will need to go up alongside the new Canon 1DX III and the Nikon D6. Does the Sony a9 II have enough about it to take the gold medal? Let’s find out in our review....
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Cheap Photo: 50.6MP Canon 5Ds $1,299, Panasonic S1 $1,997.99, More

Need a new camera? Are you Looking to add more cameras to your collection? If you said yes to either of those, you’re in the right place. We have found some spectacular camera deals. You can get a megapixel monster in the Canon 5Ds for just $1,299.99, and the impressive Panasonic Lumix S1 has come down in price to just $1,997.99. The Sony a6100, which we loved when we reviewed it is just $598, the Fujifilm X-T30 is down to only $799, the X-T3 is just $1,199, and the Sony A7r II can be yours for $1,398! That’s a discount of over $1,600! Come and check out these and many more camera deals after the break. ...
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Review: Sony 20mm f1.8 G (A Fantastic Lens for Everyday Shooters)

When you look at the current Sony E mount lens lineup, and then you take a look at the Sony 20mm f1.8 G, you might be wondering why Sony released this lens when they already have the 24mm f1.4 GM. The specs of the Sony 20mm 1.8 G sound great; in fact, the 20mm f1.8 G borrows a lot of the same tech that’s used in Sony’s more expensive GM options, so it should be a strong performer. On paper, the Sony 20mm f1.8 G sounds like a solid wide lens (it also happens to now be the widest prime lens in the Sony lineup), but how does the lens perform in the real world for $899.99? Let’s find out in our review....
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New Elinchrom ELC 125, ELC 500 Studio Flashes are Smart and Affordable

When it comes to studio flashes and lighting gear in general, one name that is synonymous with these things is Elinchrom. For years, Elinchrom has been producing high-quality lighting, and their new offerings, the ELC 125 and the ELC 500 should be no different in this regard. These new studio flashes are smart, tough, adaptable, and are surprisingly affordable. Join us after the break for all of the details....
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These High-Resolution Cameras Capture Immense Details with Ease

It really wasn’t long ago when we were dreaming of mainstream cameras having sensors that packed over 30 megapixels. Now, today, we have an abundance of high-resolution cameras that can capture an immense amount of details, and that are quite affordable when you consider the amount of tech and power these cameras pack. If you’re a landscape photographer, high-fashion photographer, product photographers, or if you get a high from pixel-peeping images, the high-resolution cameras we have listed in this roundup are the ones you should take a closer look at. ...
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Learn How to Fully Weather Seal Your Fujifilm X100V with This Quick Vid

The X100V is a camera that many have been waiting for and is one of the most exciting cameras of 2020. The Fujifilm X100V boasts a new (to this line) sensor, an updated lens, and it is 98% percent weather-sealed, which is better than zero weather sealing, which the X100F had. Still, it boggles the mind that Fujifilm couldn’t finish the weather sealing job themselves. Fortunately, the Fuji Guys have put together a very short video that shows you how you can fully weather seal your new Fujifilm X100V. We have it for you after the break....
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3 Reasons Why Sonder Creative Couldn’t Switch From Sony to the X-T3

We seem to see videos like this one from Sonder Creative quite often these days. It can be interesting to hear why individuals feel like they couldn’t make the jump to a new platform, and in this case, Usman from Sonder Creative explains why the Fujifilm X-T3 and the Fujifilm platform in general just doesn’t have what it takes to pull him away from Sony and the a7r III that he is using. Join us after the break to find out what his three reasons are. ...
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Today’s Camera Market Value Is Higher Than It Was During the Film Days

There has been so much noise made by the industry at large about the rise of cell phones with cameras that are good enough for most people. There has been even more noise from camera manufacturers about declining sales, and the decreasing value of the camera market, but Leica says that’s all a bunch of baloney! According to Leica, the camera market is alive and well; in fact, they say it’s better than ever. Let’s talk about this after the break....
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Make Your Next Trip Memorable with These Travel-Friendly Cameras

The big ball of fire in the sky is starting to hang around a bit longer these days, and that can mean only one thing; winter is on the way out, and it will soon give way to spring and summer, which, in turn, means that travel and vacation season is here. If you plan on traversing the globe this year and you want to take a small, yet incredibly capable travel-friendly camera along with you that won’t take up much space, (and costs less than a grand) you need to check out the travel-friendly cameras we have listed after the break....
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Cheap Photo: 2 Free Photography Masterclasses, Save with Joel Grimes!

Investing in ourselves is one of the best things we can do. If we are not continually learning, we are falling behind, and in today’s ultra-competitive world of photography, we simply cannot afford to let that happen. We are so excited to bring you some of the best photography tutorials from some true greats! You can register for a FREE live photography masterclass with Thorsten Von Overgaard, in which you will learn how to become a master storyteller. You can sign up for another FREE masterclass with Chris Orwig, who will show you how to capture emotions, produce artistic images, and master natural light. We also have a special deal for you from Joel Grimes. If you want to become a master one light photographer, you can get his course for just $57. Come and check out all of the photography tutorials after the break. ...
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ProMaster’s HGX Prime Variable ND Filters Promise Extreme Sharpness

Landscape photographers rejoice for you have another variable ND filter option to choose from. Of course, ND filters can be used in many genres of photography, so everyone rejoice. Today, ProMaster announced that they have decided to bolster their Prime Professional Collection of filters by adding the new HGX Prime variable ND filters to the lineup. ProMaster is claiming that you will get extreme sharpness and outstanding color rendition. Join us after the break for all the deets....
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Cheap Photo: We Found a Ton of Really Good Photo Accessories on Sale

We have found a ton of great photography accessory deals so that you can make your life easier on the cheap. Need a new camera bag? The Tenba DNA 15 Messenger is down to just $159, the portage Kenora 4th gen is only $69, and the LowePro BP450 AW II has a discount of $121! Want to get more out of your image edits? Check out the Datacolor Spyder X monitor calibrator, which is only $127.44, or pick up the Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Tablet for $348. There are also incredible deals on storage (a UHS-II Lexar Card for just $23.94), tripods (Vanguard tripods starting at just $79.99), camera care items, and more. Check out all of the great deals on photography accessories after the break. ...
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The PiXLIGHT Speedlight Works With Any Camera, iOS and Android Too

There are has been a fair amount of innovation in the Speedlight and strobe markets recently, especially around lights that can be used with our trusty smartphones. PiXLIGHT has been working hard to bring their vision of a rechargeable, works with any camera or phone, off-camera flash to life as well, and so far, their Kickstarter campaign has far exceeded their expectations. Join us after the break for all the details....
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These Third Party X Mount Lenses Complement Fujifilm’s Film Simulations

Recently, Sigma told the world that they would love to make lenses for the Fujifilm X mount platform. Still, because Fujifilm will not play nice and share their algorithms with third parties, Sigma said that they would have to walk away as they do not have the time to reverse engineer Fujifilm’s AF system. You would think that this means that you cannot use or buy third party lenses on your X mount camera, but you would be wrong to think that. You can actually get your hands on some fantastic third party X mount lenses; you just have to know where to look for them. In this roundup, we will share with you a few of our favorite third party X mount lenses....
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The NONS SL42 is the First Instant/Instax M42 Mount SLR Camera

We all know and love Instax cameras. The ability to be able to capture and print candid moments with our friends is quite honestly, priceless. Instax cameras are great, but have you ever wished for an affordable interchangeable lens Instax camera that could use some classic vintage lenses? If so, you need to check out this Kickstarter campaign for the NONS SL42, the world’s first M42 mount interchangeable lens camera that uses Instax film. Click past the break for all of the details....
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Cheap Photo: The Sony a7r II 54% Off, X-T30 $799, Olympus EM5 III $999

Are you ready to pick up a new camera? Do you want to save hundreds, heck, even thousands of dollars? Sure you do. We have found some outstanding camera deals for you. The Sony a7r II seen its price slashed by over 50% (it’s just $1,398), The Fujifilm X-T30 can be yours for only $799, the X-T3 is just $1,199, and the GFX 50R is down to only $3,499. The new travel-friendly Olympus E-M5 III is down to just $999, and you can pick up the Canon EOS R for the low price of $1,799. Click past the break to see even more incredible camera deals....
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Patents Show Sony’s E Mount May Get 7 New Tamron F2 Prime Lenses

Tamron took a good long while before fully committing themselves to the Sony E mount, but if some recent news is anything to go by, they plan on making up for the lost time. No fewer than seven patents have been filed in Japan for new Tamron f2 prime lenses. This news should be welcomed by those who want to be able to build a nice lens collection on the cheaper side of things. Join us after the break for all the details....
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PolarPro’s LiteChaser Filter System Aims to Elevate Mobile Photography

There is no denying that the cameras that are present in today’s phones are seriously impressive, but content creators are still handicapped by a lack of pro-grade accessories that can help them get more out of their cameras. PolarPro, who is known for creating filters for conventional lenses has taken note of this and they have created the PolarPro LiteChaser Filter system that should help mobile creators get even more out of their setup. Join us after the break to learn more about PolarPro’s new filter system which includes, a case, grip, ND filter, variable ND’s, and circular polarizers....
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Shoot for the Stars: These 9 Cameras Help Make Astrophotography Easy

Astrophotography season is us upon us here in the Northern Hemisphere, and soon we will all start seeing truly magical pictures of the Milky Way and of other galaxies and nebulae in the night sky while swiping through Instagram, or any photo sharing sites. We all look at these images and think, ‘I wish that I could make images like this,’ well, you can, and you don’t need ultra-expensive cameras to do it either. After the break, we will take a look at nine cameras that excel at astrophotography thanks to their modern features, but that also won’t totally break the bank. ...
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Daniel Norton Explains How to Balance Camera Settings for Perfect Pics

Why did you use those particular settings for your shot? It’s a question we get asked a lot, and if you haven’t experienced being asked that question yet, it’s just a matter of when. Daniel Norton gets asked this question often, so he decided to make a very short educational video that explains how to balance your camera settings for the perfect shot every time. We have the video for you after the jump, so be sure to join us there....
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You Can Learn How to Shoot with Ambient Light in Just Over 8 Minutes

Photography is nothing without light; we all know this, but when we are just starting in photography, it can actually be quite hard to know just where to begin when it comes to capturing and harnessing the power of it. Luke Edwin has released a new video on his young YouTube channel, and he looks at the subject at ambient light in a way that will help explain things very well to those who have just picked up their first camera. We have the video for you after the break....
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StyleMyPic’s Photoshop Workflow Panel Will Simplify PS for Just $39

Are you a portrait photographer who spends a huge amount of time in Photoshop editing and retouching images so that you can get them looking just right? Did you know that there are tools out there that can make your life so much easier? StyleMyPic’s Workflow Extension Panel will do just that, and for a limited time, this dream Photoshop extension is just $39. If you want to save hours during post, and you want to be able to have consistent results, this Photoshop extension panel could be for you. Find out all the details about it after the break....
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Portrait Guide: Making the Most of a Room’s Corner and Studio Lighting

Do you ever wish you had just that little bit more room in your studio or rented studio space to create more images with? If you answered yes to that, you might want to check out this studio lighting guide from Gavin Hoey that shows you how you can make the often unused corners of your studio become an effective workspace with just one light source. Jump on past the break to see how Gavin does it....
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7 Feature-Rich Cameras That You Won’t Believe Cost Less Than $1,000

We remember not too long ago when $1,000 would barely get your hands on a half-decent camera. Even when you did get one in your hands, they were stripped-down models that rarely had any cool features (the cool features were reserved for photographers with fat wallets). Fast forward to today, and for under a grand, you can get feature-rich cameras that give even the big boys a run for their money. After the break, we will take a quick look at seven feature-rich cameras that cost less than $1,000 each, and that really set the standard in terms of features for ‘entry-level’ cameras. ...
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Peter Mckinnon Wants to Teach You How to do Epic Product Photography

Product photography makes you channel your inner creative so that you can try to tell the story of a product in a single image, and while it might sound easy, product photography can be quite challenging. You need to take into account the setting, the lighting, and other elements that will make the image pop. If you have been trying to figure out ways to make your product photography images reach a new level, you should check out Peter McKinnon’s latest video. We have it for you after the break....
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Cheap Photo: The Sony 85mm F1.8 Is Only $548

One sure-fire way to improve your images is to invest in better lenses, and there’s no better time than right now to do that. We have found some genuinely incredible lens deals for you. The Sigma 150-600mm f5-6.3 is just $746.20, and the Sigma 100-400mm is down to only $599! You can also grab the Tamron 18-400mm with a Nikon F mount for $539. If you’re a Micro Four Thirds user, you can pick up the Olympus 300mm f4 Pro for just $1,759.86 (International Version), and if you shoot with Sony cameras, you can score the impressive Sony 85mm f1.8 for only $548! In all, we have found over 40 lens deals that you don’t want to miss out on. ...
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Daniel Norton Reveals the Secret to Great Photography in His Latest Video

We have all seen ads pop up on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube that promise to reveal the secrets of great photography, and while we would love nothing more than to be able to flip a switch and be a world-class photographer, that is not how it works. Photographer, and YouTuber, Daniel Norton has shared a few thoughts about these ads that claim to reveal the secrets of great photography (for a price) and has put all of those thoughts into one short video. Let’s talk about this after the break. ...
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Review: Sony a6100 (The Little Sony Camera That Could)

The Sony a6000 was a revolutionary camera when it first hit the scene in 2014. It’s enticing price point, great specs, and small size made it a camera many photographers and first-time camera owners flocked to. Here we are six years later, and now we have its successor, the Sony a6100. The Sony a6100 features real-time human and animal eye-tracking, incredible burst rates, and Sony claims it has the world’s fastest autofocus system, but should photographers on a budget, and first-time camera buyers flock to it like they did the a6000? Let’s find out in our review....
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The Canon EOS R5 Is Real: Dual Card Slots, IBIS, and 20fps

Can you hear that? That’s the sound of Sony, Nikon, and every other camera manufacturer shaking in their shutters. We have been hearing about a potential new Canon Mirrorless camera for a while now, and tonight, we can share with you that the Canon EOS R5 is, in fact, real thanks to a development announcement, and it is packing some serious specs. Join us after the break to find out all the juicy details....
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8 Wallet-Friendly Full Frame Cameras for Photographers on a Budget

Just a few short years ago, Full Frame cameras were way out of the reach of most photographers. Older DSLR’s like the Canon 5D series and the Nikon 8XX series were priced at around $3,000 or more, and unless you wanted to settle for an entry-level, almost featureless Full Frame camera, you had to really save up those pennies. Today, though, things are slightly different. You can grab Full-Frame cameras that are affordable and are full of features with the latest tech for under $2,000 (sometimes even less). In this roundup, we will share with you some of our favorite Full Frame cameras that fall into this category....
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Cheap Photo: X-Pro 2 Just $1,299, Sony a7r II $1,398, X-T3 Only $1,199,

There are some incredible camera deals to be had right now, so if you have been eyeing a new camera, now is the time to pick one up. You can pick up the excellent Fujifilm X-Pro 2 for just $1,299, the Mirrorless Canon M50 with a lens for just $599, the 42 megapixel Sony a7r II for only $1,398, and the brand new Olympus E-M5 III for just $999! Do you have a crush on the Fujifilm X-T3? Make your move now and get one for only $1,199. The Sony a7 III is fluttering its shutter at you! You can get it for $1,798! There are tons of other great camera deals after the break, too, so come and check them out. ...
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Review: Canon EOS Ra (It Almost Shines as Bright as the Stars in the Sky)

Canon is no stranger to the world of astrophotography and making cameras that have excelled in the genre. The Canon 60Da was the last DSLR that they made, which had a unique Ha (Hydrogen Alpha) filter on the sensor, and it won over the hearts of all astrophotographers who used it. The 60Da was capable of capturing the gorgeous red hues of nebulas in the night sky with ease, and it deserves its legendary DSLR status. We have now moved into the Mirrorless age, and there has been a huge gap in the market where a Ha filtered camera should have been sitting. Canon has fixed this though with the new Mirrorless Canon EOS Ra. This camera has some big shoes to fill, but does it have enough about it to make deep-sky DSLR shooters switch to the new RF platform? Let’s find out in our review....
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These 9 Cameras With IBIS Will Make Your Life as a Photographer Easier

One of the best changes to cameras over the last five years or so has been the introduction of in-body image stabilization. Gone are the days of needing monopods and tripods to get low light images (unless you’re doing really long exposures), and sharp photos while using extreme super-telephoto lenses. Cameras with IBIS allow us to handhold our cameras and get shots that would otherwise have been impossible without some kind of support. The great thing is that this technology has started to find its way into affordable cameras. After the break, we will take a quick look at a few of our favorite cameras with IBIS....
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Follow These 20 Tips and Get More Out of Your Images in Capture One 20

We’re huge fans of Capture One 20 here at the Phoblographer, in fact, all of the staff use it to edit their pictures thanks to just how much more we can get out of our RAW files. Now, if you have just made the switch to Capture One 20 as well, and you’re still trying to figure things out, you might be interested in this YouTube Video from Michael Comeau with OnPortraits. Join us after the break to see his top 20 Capture One 20 tips....
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9 Retro-Style Cameras That Are True Modern Marvels Under the Hood

Modern Mirrorless cameras are simply fantastic. Under the hood, modern cameras are more powerful than we ever could have imagined, but a lot of cameras that hit the market today leave a lot to be desired when it comes to their styling. Sure they look okay, but they lack character and personality; they’re just boring. Fortunately, a few camera companies have tried to breathe some much-needed life into modern Mirrorless bodies by releasing retro-style cameras that are just as feature-packed as those without a soul. Join us after the break to take a quick look at several of our favorite retro-style cameras....
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Shoot with What You Like: Kai Wong Shows Pentax Cameras Some Love

Okay, so the title of Kai Wong’s latest video is a little bit misleading, but the message contained within the video is an important one. If you haven’t been on YouTube for a few days, you may have missed Kai’s latest video that’s titled ‘ I Switched to Pentax.’ While that isn’t entirely true, he does (eventually) give a solid message to all photographers. If you’re a fan of the old Digital Rev channel where Kai and Lok goof around, you’ll enjoy the video regardless. Let’s talk about it, and the message Kai is trying to get across after the break....
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Get Over 20 Travel Photography Tutorials, 500 Presets, and More for $39!

Do you love travel photography? Are you going to be heading off on new adventures this year, and want to make sure that you make the most of your travels by capturing stunning images that will help you remember your trip forever? If so, this Travel Photography Unlocked bundle is just what you need. Packed with hours of video tutorials and all the presets and overlays you could ever need to make your images comes to life, this bundle which is on sale for just $39 is a steal! Find out more about it and how it can help you after the break. ...
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Cheap Photo: Sigma 50mm F1.4 $602, Loupedeck Console $159, More

Need some new glass or perhaps some accessories that will make your life easier? Check out these awesome deals. You can grab a Canon EF mount Sigma 50mm f1.4 for just $602.13! That’s insane! The Sigma 35mm f1.4 can be yours for $633.89 (Canon) and $647.88 (Nikon). There are some great deals on lenses for Sony, too, like the Tokina Firin 100mm f2.8, which has a $339 discount making it just $499, and the Rokinon 35mm f1.4 is only $599! There’s more than lens deals too, we have found accessory deals also. The Wi-Fi-enabled Western Digital 4TB portable hard drive that lets you backup pics on the go is $208.99, one of our favorite camera bags, the Portage Mariner is just $69, and the Loupedeck photo editing console for Lightroom is just $159. Come and see all of the lens deals and discounts on accessories. ...
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Stuck in an Instagram Rut? Check Out These Cool Ideas For Fresh Posts

We’ve all been there, one minute we’re living the high life on Instagram, posting new content daily, building a following, and interacting with our followers, and then, it all drys up. You stop posting consistently, your following decreases and you’re soon forgotten about. So what can you do to get yourself out of a rut? After the break, we will share with you some ideas that will hopefully help spark you back into life....
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The Best Micro Four Thirds Camera for Every Type of Photographer

The Micro Four Thirds platform doesn’t get a whole lot of love these days thanks to the prices of Full Frame and APS-C cameras plummeting, and misinformation that has been bandied around the web by people who think they know it all. I’m here to tell you, though, that the Micro Four Thirds platform is doing just fine, and believe it or not, the cameras are more than capable of producing stunning images, heck, some Micro Four Thirds cameras are more than good enough to be used by pros too. After the break, we will take a quick look at several M4/3 cameras that will suit every photographer from beginners to professionals....
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Make Your Milky Way Images Shine by Following These Simple Steps

March of every year is an exciting time for photographers who love to dabble in astrophotography as it’s the time of year when the Galactic Core of our galaxy becomes visible in the northern hemisphere. Taking images of the Milky Way is quite easy, but processing the RAW files and getting the most out of them can be a challenge. After the break, we have a video for you that will show you how to process your Milky Way images so that they look better than ever....
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Cheap Photo: Sony a7r II $1,398, Fuji X-T3 $1,199, Olympus E-M5 III $999

If you have been thinking about finally making the switch to Mirrorless, now is a great time to do it. There are tons of great Mirrorless camera deals around right now like the Sony A7R II for $1,398, the Canon M50 with a lens for $599, the Fujifilm X-T3 for just $1,199, and the brand new Olympus OM-D Em-5 III for only $999! Looking for a Medium Format camera? The Fujifilm GFX 50R has a $1,000 discount, which makes it just $3,499! You can also grab the Full-Frame Sony A7 II with a 28-70mm lens for only $998! Check out all of the incredible Mirrorless camera deals we have found after the break. ...
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Need to Carry More Gear? Check Out These Stylish Camera Backpacks

Messenger bags are adored by many thanks to their gorgeous looks, and their ability to carry the essentials, but after a short while, they can become a little uncomfortable to carry as they place quite a bit of stress on one side of the body. Backpacks, on the other hand, can be lugged around for hours as they disperse the weight of your gear across your entire upper body, and there are more options available when it comes to sizes and the amount of equipment they can carry. Need a small backpack that can hold the essentials while offering unmatched comfort? You can find backpacks like that. Need a bigger bag that can carry multiple camera bodies, numerous lenses, strobes, accessories, and more? You can find those too. Backpacks never used to be the most stylish bags around, but that too has changed. If you need a new camera bag and want to see what backpacks are out there, click past the break....
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Sigma Could be Working on Lighter, More Affordable Sony E Mount Primes

One thing is for sure; photographers who use Sony cameras are becoming spoiled rotten when it comes to the number of third party lenses that are available on the platform. Tamron has been releasing some cheaper options for the Sony faithful, and now it appears that Sigma wants a piece of that pie too. If new reports are to believed, we may see up to seven new smaller, lighter Sony E mount f1.8 primes in the near future. Let’s talk about this after the break....
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The New HoldFast Classic Camera Strap Is Both Simple and Classy

I’m not sure about you, but I always like to have a strap of some sort attached to my camera simply because I’m a klutz, and I tend to drop things. One thing I (and I know many others) do not like, though, are big bulky camera straps. If you fall into this category, you might want to take a closer look at the new Holdfast Classic camera strap, which promises to offer photographers a simple, yet classy way to carry around their cameras. Join us after the break for more details....
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A New Patent Gives Us a Closer Look at the Insane Fujifilm GF 90mm F1.4

It’s going to be basically a 71mm f1.1 lens for Medium Format!!!...
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Canon Can Still Screw up the Canon EOS R5, If It’s Real. Here’s How!

Do you hear that? That loud noise is the racket that is being made around the web about the potential Canon EOS R5 (basically a Mirrorless 5D), and while the specs that have been bandied about sound fantastic, let’s stay grounded and remember that this is Canon we’re talking about here. If the specs are accurate, hallelujah, it will be one phenomenal camera, but, as I have said before, Canon seems to go all in, but then they go and hold back by 1% and self-sabotage themselves. Let’s talk about this and the potential Canon EOS R5 after the break....
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DXOMark: Leica’s Summicron SL 35mm F2 ASPH Falls Behind Sony, More

DXOMark has been hard at work in their labs once again, and this time, they put the Leica Summicron 35mm f2 through its paces. The Leica Summicron is a solid 35mm offering for those who are rocking a Panasonic S1R, or any other L mount camera, but this particular lens falls short of matching the quality of lenses from Canon, Sigma, and Sony. Join us after the break for a full rundown of the test results, and to see how it stacks compares to the competition....
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