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3 Sony Lenses That Excel at Landscape and Cityscape Photography

We recently compiled a list of Sony cameras that are ideal for landscape and cityscape photographers. Sony makes some of the best cameras on the market; they also produce some of the best lenses too. The three Sony lenses that we have listed after the break are the ones that we would always leave home with if we were going out to capture the magnificence of the countryside or the awe-inspiring cities that we live in. Join us after the break to see which lenses we would choose for the job....
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These 3 Sony Cameras are Great for the Landscape Photographer

Sony has done a tremendous job of fleshing out its camera line up. No matter what budget you have, there are Sony cameras for you. The three Sony cameras we have featured in this roundup are all fantastic options for photographers who like to get out into nature, and who want to capture the splendor of the world around them. All of the cameras have fantastic image processing chips, sensors that are capable of capturing incredible details, and levels of dynamic range that leave the competition in the dust. If you’re looking for Sony cameras that are well suited to landscape photography, head on past the break to see three of our recommendations....
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Review: Capture One 20 (More Refined, and More Powerful Than Ever)

Phase One has been trying to claw away at the dominance of Adobe’s Lightroom and Photoshop in the photo editing space for a while now. When Phase One released Capture One 12 last year, huge strides were made over previous editions, and the software became more compelling than ever. All of the staff here at The Phoblographer switched over to Capture One 12 because of the greatly enhanced results we were getting from it with our own images. Capture One is incredibly powerfully; there’s simply no denying that it can do more than Lightroom can, and it can get more out of RAW and DNG files, but Capture One 12 still wasn’t perfect. Phase One has been hard at work, and they listened to the feedback that poured in from users around the globe. Their efforts to create the ultimate photo editing software have culminated in Capture One 20. Have Phase One done enough to make Capture One 20 more accessible and easier to use? Find out in our review....
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3 of Our Favorite Canon Cameras for Capturing Stunning Landscapes

There are some great Canon cameras available that are perfect for landscape photographers. Canon cameras are built incredibly well, they have weather sealing that can take all kinds of abuse while they’re out in the field, and they have sensors that can capture and deliver a ton of detail. Add these features up and then throw in some of the quality glass that’s available for both EF mount and RF mount Canon cameras, and you will have a winning package for landscape photography. After the break, we will take a quick look at three of our favorite Canon cameras that we love making landscape images with....
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Cyber Week Deals: Nikon D610 Kit $896.95, Godox AD200 $229 + More

If you didn’t have the chance to snap up some bargains over the weekend and Cyber Monday, don’t worry. Adorama have extended a large portion of their deals into what they are calling Cyber Week. You can get the Full Frame Nikon D610 with a grip and wifi adapter for $896.95. The Sony A7 II with the 28-70mm lens is just $998, and the Fujifilm XE3 has a crazy low price of just $499. The deals on Flashpoint/Godox lights are still good too. The eVOLV 200/AD200 is just $229, the XPLOR 600 is only $379, and the dual eVOLV kit is only $449! There are deals on tripods and bags too. Check out all of the camera deals, and discounts on lights and more after the break....
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Sigma’s Potential RF Mount Lenses Deserve Better Canon Cameras

It seems to have taken a while for Sigma to come and say that they will be supporting Canon in their Mirrorless adventure. Usually, Sigma is the first to announce their intent when a new system hits the market, but perhaps they have been waiting to see just how serious Canon is about the new platform. Sure, Canon has signaled their intent by releasing some of the most beautiful lenses around, but their camera game sucks. Perhaps Sigma knows something we don’t as they apparently have a roadmap for RF mount lenses in 2020. Let’s talk about this after the break....
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3 Nikon Cameras Perfect for Landscape Photographers

If you love heading out into the great outdoors so that you can capture the magnificence of the countryside, and you just happen to like Nikon cameras, this roundup is for you. We have gone through our extensive review section and have picked out three Nikon cameras that would make the perfect companion for any landscape photographer. Join us after the break to see which Nikon cameras we would take with us on a landscape photoshoot....
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OMG! The Flashpoint Zoom Li-on X (Godox V1) is Just $159 Right Now!

If you have been waiting for the quite remarkable Flashpoint Zoom Li-on X (aka the Godox V1) round head flash to go on sale, now is the time to pounce! This round head flash has been making waves thanks to its excellent design, TTL, HSS capabilities, and its consistent output, and now it has dropped to just $159 for Cyber Monday! This means you can save $100 on this superb flash for today only!. Join us after the break to find out all the details about this excellent deal....
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Panasonic Quitting Sensor Making Isn’t Totally Good for the Industry

Sony’s plans for world domination took another step forward yesterday thanks to Panasonic deciding to jump from it’s sinking semi-conductor (camera sensor) making ship. Sony has been making sensors for a large portion of camera manufacturers and, their sensors power millions of smartphone cameras too. For Sony, this is great, but we can’t help but wonder, is Sony’s grip on everything related to cameras becoming just a little bit too tight? Let’s talk about this after the break....
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We’ve Rounded Up the 40 Best Cyber Monday Deals for Photographers

Happy Cyber Monday! If you still have some shopping left to do either for yourself or for a loved one, and they just happen to love photography, you need to check out these red hot Cyber Monday deals. You can pick up the Fujifilm X-T30 with the 15-45mm lens and an accessory kit for only $899! The Flashpoint eVOLV 200 (Godox AD200) is still just $229, and the XPLOR 600 can be had for only $349! The Nikon D610 with a 50mm f1.8, a battery grip, and a Wi-Fi adapter has a crazy low price of $896.95, The Olympus E-M10 II with a lens is only $499, and you can also pick up a Manfrotto tripod for just $99.99. There are 40 red hot deals in total that we have picked out for this special Cyber Monday post, and you can see all of them after the break....
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The Best Cyber Monday Camera, Lens, and Lighting Deals

All of the best Cyber Monday photography deals are all right here for you. We have worked hard to find all of the Cyber Monday deals that can save you a ton of money, like the Canon M6 II, with a lens, and the usually optional EVF is just $999, and the Canon 6D Mk II with grip and accessories is only $1,199. The Nikon Z6 is just $1,696.95, and the workhorse D750 is only $996.95. The Fujifilm X-T20 can be yours for $499, and one of the most versatile cameras around, the Fujifilm X-T3 is only $1,299! If you’re looking for Cyber Monday sales on lenses like the Sigma 35mm f1.4 for $649, the Canon 85mm f1.8 for $289, and the Tamron 45mm f1.8 for $399, we’ve got you covered. There are Cyber Monday lens deals for all platforms here. There are Cyber Monday lighting deals, too, like the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 for $229, the eVOLV 200 dual head kit for $499, the XPLOR 400 Pro TTL for $419, and the XPLOR 600 (non-TTL) for $349. Make a cup of tea or coffee, sit in your favorite chair, and browse through all of the incredible Cyber Monday deals after the break....
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Cheap Photo: If You Like Bargains, You’ll Love These Camera Deals

The deals are continuing to pour in as we head through Black Friday and things are just getting better and better. The brand new Canon M6 II with a lens and the EVF is just $999, and the Canon 6D Mk II with a battery grip and a huge accessory bundle is only $1,199. The Fujifilm X-T30 with the 18-55mm f2.8-4 lens is only $1,099, and the new Sony a6100 can be yours for a bargain price of only $648. These are just a few of the incredible camera deals we have found. Come and see plenty more after the break....
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Grab a New Apple or Windows PC on The Cheap This Black Friday

The Black Friday price-cutting ax has fallen on computers as well as cameras, which means you can score a heck of a deal on Windows-based PCs, Apple computers, and monitors. The 13″ Apple Macbook Air with Retina Display and 8GB of RAM is a steal at $1,199, and the 128GB iPad Mini with Wi-Fi and LTE should be snapped up quickly as its price is just $329.99! The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 with an i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, and a type cover is only $999.99. There are also great deals on monitors like the LG 27″4K IPS display for a crazy low price of just $269.99. Come in and check out all of the Black Friday computer deals....
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Save an Extra 20% Sitewide on Presets, Actions, Overlays and Software

These Lightroom presets and Photoshop actions and overlays will help you create clean, consistent images both you and your clients will love. You can get over 2,500 Lightroom presets for just $29 (plus take an additional 20% off), and you can pick up over 14,000 Photoshop actions for only $39 (don’t forget about that extra 20% off)! This bundle will help you do just about anything you could ever think of in Photoshop. There’s also a 2 for 1 deal on Photoshop overlays that are perfect for winter and holiday photos. It’s just $19! Need some lifetime cloud storage for your images? You can select a plan that suits you. They run from $39.99 to $99.99. Remember, you can take an additional 20% off all the prices you see after the break just by using the code FRENZY20 during checkout. See a handful of Photoshop actions and overlays, Lightroom presets, and guides on sale at Photowhoa after the break....
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The Flashpoint eVOLV 200 is Just $229 Again, Dual Head Kit is Only $499

If you missed out on your chance to nab the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 (Godox AD200) for just $229 earlier this week, fear not. The incredibly powerful 200ws Flashpoint eVOLV 200 is back on sale again for $229 from now through to Cyber Monday. This small strobe has the same output as roughly three regular speedlights, which makes it incredibly versatile thanks to its small size and lightweight. The Flashpoint eVOLV 200 Barn Door Kit usually retails for $327, but you can pick up this fantastic light for only $229! If you want to double the fun, you can also get the full two head kit (two EVOLV 200’s with all the accessories you need for double the power) for just $499 (regular price is over $730)! Join us after the break for more details about the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 and these deals....
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The Best Black Friday Camera Deals (And Lenses, Lights and More!)

All the Black Friday sales that will mean anything to any photographer are listed right here in this humongous roundup. If you’re looking for Black Friday sales on cameras like the Sony A7r II for $1,398, the Nikon D750 for $996.95, or the Fujifilm X-T20 for $499, this is where you need to be. If you’re looking for Black Friday sales on lenses like the Sigma 35mm f1.4 for $649, the Tamron 45mm f1.8 for $399, and the Rokinon 14mm f2.8 AF for $499, yep, this is where you need to be. There are lighting deals, too, like the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 for $229, the XPLOR 400 Pro TTL for $419, and the XPLOR 600 (non-TTL) for $349. There are also Black Friday sales on tutorials, guides, presets, and more. Make a cup of your favorite beverage, pull up a comfy chair, and beat all the madness in the stores by doing your shopping from the comfort of your own home. Check out all of the fantastic Black Friday sales after the break....
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The Profoto Connect Mobile Flash Trigger Finally Comes to Android

It seems as though Android users always play second fiddle to iPhone users when it comes to photography accessories that can be controlled via our phones. This happens because there are many variations of Android phones and subtle software tweaks that developers have to account for. Still, the fine folks over at Profoto have figured out a way to bring their Profoto Connect flash trigger to Android devices. Join us after the break for all the details....
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Black Friday Deals: Nikon D750 $996.95, Canon 80D $849, and Much More

Looking for some great deals on Canon and Nikon cameras? You’re in the right place. These Black Friday deals will put a smile on your face. You can get Nikon’s workhorse, the D750, for just $996.95, and that comes with a tripod too. Canon’s 80D is a steal at $849, and so is the EOS M100 with two lens kit for $549. If you want to give the gift of photography, it’s hard to go wrong with the Nikon D3500 two-lens bundle, it’s just $396.95. Check out all of the Canon and Nikon Black Friday deals after the break....
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Cheap Photo: Take Advantage of Huge Discounts on These Canon Lenses

There are some excellent deals on M Mount, EF-EF-S, and RF mount Canon lenses right now. The Canon 17-55mm f2.78 EF-S mount lens has a discount of $330, which bring s it down to just $549. The Canon 85mm f1.8 is just $289, the 40mm f2.8 is $129, the 17-40mm f4L is only $499, and the 70-200mm f4L is now just $899! There are deals on M mount lenses too, like the 22mm f2, which is only $199, and the 32mm f1.4, which can be yours for $429. Don’t forget about RF mount glass. The RF 24-105 is down to $899, the RF 35mm f1.8 is only $449, and the outstanding RF 50mm f1.2 is now only $2,099. Check out all of the Canon lenses that are on sale after the break....
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Cheap Photo: Save an Extra 20% on Industry Leading Presets and Guides

If you want to make life easier for yourself during post, we highly recommend that you incorporate presets, actions, and overlays into your workflow. These tools will help you create clean, consistent images that you and your clients will love. You can get over 2500 Lightroom presets for just $29 (plus take an additional 20% off), and you can pick up over 14,000 Photoshop actions for only $39 (don’t forget about that extra 20% off)! This bundle will help you do just about anything you could ever dream of. If you want to learn some new skills check out the guides and tutorials that are on sale too. Remember, you can take an additional 20% off all of the prices you see after the break just by using the code FRENZY20 during checkout. See a handful of Photoshop actions and overlays, Lightroom presets, and guides that are on sale at Photowhoa after the break....
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Get Black Friday Prices On Sony, Canon, Olympus, and Nikon Cameras

Black Friday pricing has hit early this year, so if you have been saving up your pennies to get some good camera deals, now’s the time to buy. The Canon EOS RP is just $999, and the EOS R is down to $1,799. The Sony a6000 can be yours for $398 for the body and $598 with two lenses. The Sony 42.2 megapixel A7R II has crashed in price to just $1,398, and you can take $200 off the A7 III. It can be yours for $1,798. The Panasonic G9 is now only $997.99, the GH5 is now only $1,297.99, and the brand new Olympus E-M5 III with a lens already has a $300 discount, which brings it down to $1,499. There are a ton of camera deals after the break, so come and check them out....
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The New 2020 Olympus Lens Roadmap Just Hit and It’s Looking Good

Olympus has been in the news a lot lately for all the wrong reasons, but today, we’re excited to say that there’s some good news on the horizon for the company, and for photographers who use their Micro Four-Thirds cameras. A new Olympus lens roadmap for 2020 has just been released by the company, and it looks as though they are making good on the promise of releasing three new lenses a year. Join us after the break to find out more about the lenses and just what Olympus fans have in store for the coming year....
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Cheap Photo: Save Big on These Fujifilm Black Friday Camera Deals!

Are you looking for some great deals on Fujifilm cameras this Black Friday? We’ve got you covered. Fujifilm has announced that you can pick up several of their cameras with huge discounts for a limited time. Have your eye on the X-Pro 2? You can get it for just $1,299.95. That’s a $400 discount. The X-T20 is down to just $499.95 for the body, or only $599.95 with the 16-50mm lens kit. The X-T30 with the 18-55mm f2.8-4 kit lens can be yours for $849.95, and the X-E3 and X-T100 can be picked up for $499.95, and $349.95 respectively. Join us after the break to see all of the Fujifilm Black Friday deals....
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3 Tamron Lenses Perfect for Landscape and Cityscape Photographers

Tamron is one of the third-party lens manufacturers who have gone from strength to strength over the last few years. Tamron has not only upped their game in regards to build quality, but they have also bumped things up when it comes to the quality of the optics they use too. Now, Tamron lenses are some of the best you can get your hands on for multiple platforms, and they still remain incredibly affordable. If you love using Tamron lenses or have been thinking about picking up some of their offerings for your landscape and cityscape photography, this roundup is for you. Here we will take a look at three Tamron lenses that are more than worthy of being part of any landscape or cityscape photographers kit....
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These 3 Rokinon Lenses Are Perfect for Landscapes and Cityscapes

Rokinon has been making third party lenses for multiple platforms for many years now, and they have been giving photographers around the globe access to some really pretty incredible glass at very affordable prices. Wide-angle lenses aren’t always cheap, but somehow, Rokinon has found a way to make lenses that can produce razor-sharp, detail-rich images that don’t cost an arm and a leg. If you love landscape or cityscape photography, but you don’t have a small fortune to spend on lenses, the three Rokinon lenses that we list after the break should be high on your shopping list....
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Cheap Photo: Sony A6000 $348, A7R2 $1,398, A7 III $1,798, A7R3 $2,498

Sony is bringing its A-game when it comes to holiday sales. If you’ve been eyeing a Sony Mirrorless camera, NOW is the time to buy. The A6000 can be yours for just $398 for the body, $448 with one lens, and $598 with two lenses. The 42.4 Megapixel A7R II is a massive bargain at just $1,398 ($1,498 w/lens), and the A7 III has dropped to only $1,798! To top it off, you can pick up the A7R III for just $2,498. Check out all of these incredible Sony camera deals after the break....
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Cheap Photo: The Vanguard VEO 2 235CB Tripod w/Ball Head Is Only $109!

Tripods never get as much love as other ‘more exciting’ photography accessories, but the importance of having a high-quality tripod should never be overlooked. Tripods are designed to make our lives easier, and they are designed to help us get the most we possibly can out of our cameras and lenses. If you need a new tripod, or perhaps want to buy your first one, you simply cannot go wrong with this deal. For just 24 hours, you can buy the incredibly sturdy Vanguard VEO 2 235CB tripod that comes with a ball head that can support 13lbs of gear for only $109! Join us after the break for more details....
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Three Out of This World Sony Cameras for Astrophotography

Sony cameras are some of the most innovative on the market. They are all packed with tech that can make your life easier, they feature fantastic sensors that are capable of capturing immense detail, and they perform miracles in low light situations. It’s these qualities that make Sony cameras excellent for astrophotography. If you want to capture the night sky and all of its wonders, and you want to do it using Sony cameras, the three listed in this article are the ones you need to take a closer look at....
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Cheap Photo: The Flashpoint eVOLV 200 Kit Is Just $229 (1 Day Only)

There’s no doubt that you’ve heard about the affordable, yet incredibly powerful 200ws Flashpoint eVOLV 200, but just in case this little gem has escaped your attention, let us fill you in. This small strobe has the same output as roughly three regular speedlights, which makes it incredibly powerful and ridiculously versatile thanks to its small size and lightweight. The Flashpoint eVOLV 200 Bark Door Kit usually retails for $327, but for just 24 hours, you can pick up this fantastic light for only $229! Join us after the break for more details about the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 and this deal....
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Olympus Shuts Down the Circus and Ends the Speculation

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, there’s no doubt that you’ve heard all of the speculation surrounding Olympus and its camera division. Depending on who, or what you believed, Olympus was either about to flourish or sink without a trace. Soon, a circus descended on the Olympus HQ, and there was widespread confusion about the future of the company. It seemed as though not even top officials knew what was going on, but now we know that Olympus is here to stay thanks to an official statement that was finally released. After the break, we will take a look at the circus that unfolded over the week, and just what other camera companies can learn from this debacle....
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3 Fujifilm Cameras That Will Help You Make Stunning Landscape Images

Fujifilm has released some outstanding cameras over the last few years, and they have quite rightly cemented their place in the hearts of photographers everywhere. Fujifilm offers both APS-C and Medium Format cameras that are more than capable of helping photographers create images that will make jaws drop. Both of their platforms also have lens libraries that can really make the most of the terrific sensors that these cameras use. After the break, we will take a quick look at three Fujifilm cameras that can produce glorious, colorful, detail-rich landscape images with ease....
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Cheap Photo: Save Big on Tutorials from Creative Live While You Can!

Learning new skills and techniques is what makes us keep growing as photographers. It’s incredibly important that we continue our education because the second we think we know it all, we’re done for. That’s why you should take advantage of these incredible deals from Creative Live. Do you want to learn about lighting? The Strobe Lighting on Location class is just $74, while the Lighting, Logistics, and Strategies for Life tutorial can be yours for only $29! Want to learn more about street photography? The Street Phototography: Capturing Unique Images course is only $21! If you want to master Photoshop or Capture One Pro 12, you should check out the Photoshop Bootcamp, which is only $29 and the Master Capture One guide, which is a steal at $74. Check out these, and more photography tutorial deals from Creative Live after the break...
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This Is Why Sony Got 42.5% of the Mirrorless Camera Market in 2018

As 2019 draws to an end, one thing is for sure, and that’s the fact that Sony’s dominance in the camera market is alive and well. Just how the camera market will break down for 2019, nobody will know for a while, but we now know who the king of the castle was in 2018. It’s no surprise that it was Sony, and there’s been nothing to suggest that will change for 2019 either. Perhaps the biggest shock though is just how much they are dominating others in the market. Join us after the break to see the camera market break down for 2018 and to explore what we think the others need to do to catch up to the steam roller that is Sony....
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Cheap Photo: Mega Early Black Friday Camera Deals, Lens Deals, More

We’re in the time of the year where deals and discounts are plentiful, and we have found some stunners for you. You can get the Canon EOS Rp for just $999, the Fujifilm X-H1 for $999, and the X-T3 for only $1,299. The Nikon Z6 ($300 off) and Z7 ($700 off) both have huge discounts, and so does the Panasonic G9 ($500 discount). There are deals on lenses too. The Canon 85mm f1.8 is down to a crazy low $269, and the 24-105 RF Mount is only $899. Nikon has discounts on their new Z glass (save $150 on the 35mm 1.8 Z), and Fujifilm has discounts on their X mount lenses too. If you’re looking for lights, the eVOLV 200 is only $254.15, and the bundle with the XPLOR 600 and the eVOLV 200 is just $879! You can also get a bundle of 1500+ presets for only $29! Check out all of the early Black Friday deals after the break....
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Cheap Photo: The Battery-Powered XPLOR 600 (Non-TTL) Is Just $349!

If you’ve been on the fence about buying a battery-powered monolight, now’s the time to jump down and buy! For a limited time, you’ll be able to grab the excellent Flashpoint XPLOR 600 (non-TTL) with a built-in R2 2.4GHz radio remote system for just $349! Yes, you read that, right! This is a $200 discount off of its regular price. It has never been more affordable to get into the world of off-camera flash. Join us after the break for more details about the light and the deal....
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6 Tough Camera Bags Perfect for Landscape Photographers

Landscape photography is a fun genre of photography, but it can be tough on you and your gear. If you plan on hitting the trails or are going to hike to a remote destination to grab some gorgeous landscape pictures, you’re going to want to make sure that the bag you take with you is up to the job of making you comfortable, and protecting your gear. If you’ve been looking for some camera bags that can protect your equipment from the elements, from drops, and that can keep you comfortable, this roundup is for you. After the break, we will share with you six camera bags that we would take with us on our outdoor adventures....
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The Limited Edition Leitz Wetzlar Leica M Monochrom Will Be Very Rare

As we all know, Leica makes some genuinely great cameras, and one that stands out from the crowd, and that has gained a cult following is the Leica M Monochrom. This M series camera is unique since it has a Monochrome sensor in place of a regular color one. Now, Leica has confirmed that they have made a limited edition Leitz Wetzlar version of this camera that is dedicated to 150 years of Leica heritage. Join us after the break for all the details....
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Shoot for the Stars: 3 Olympus Cameras Perfect for Astrophotography

Micro Four thirds cameras probably aren’t the first choice on a list of cameras that astrophotographers generally look at. The small sensor size, and general feelings that high ISO performance isn’t good enough usually stop photographers from looking at these cameras, but they are missing out. Micro Four Thirds sensors have come a long way, and so has their high ISO performance. With company’s like Olympus innovating in this space in regards to features like Live Composition, suddenly Olympus cameras become viable options for astrophotography. In this roundup, we will take a look at Olympus cameras that are more than capable of capturing gorgeous astrophotography images....
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Canon Keeps Making Fantastic Lenses That Go on Mediocre Cameras

Canon is really going to town with lenses for its new RF mount. Since the launch of the Canon EOS R and the EOS RP, we have seen quite a few RF Mount lenses either teased or released, and we have seen a fair few that have had patents filed for them. Today we have found out that three more RF Mount lenses have had patents filed for them. These three ultra-wide, ultra-fast lenses certainly push the boundaries in terms of what’s possible with the RF Mount, but here we are a year later with just three middle of the road EOS R cameras. What game is Canon playing? Let’s talk about this after the break....
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If Olympus Closes Its Doors, It Will Be a Wakeup Call to the Industry

It seems like we can’t go a single day without hearing that one of the major camera companies is in such bad shape that they are thinking about closing their doors forever. The company in question this time is none other than Olympus. The iconic company that has just celebrated 100 years in the industry is apparently in such a financial mire that the writing may be on the wall for them. If this does indeed happen, it will send shockwaves through the industry. Let’s talk about this after the break....
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The Sensor in The Sony A7R IV Is Outperformed by Its Older Sibling

If you’ve been thinking about buying the Sony A7R IV, but have been wanting to see both real-world reviews like the ones that we do, and lab tests like the ones that the folks over at DXOMARK perform, then today is your lucky day. DXOMARK has announced that the testing on the sensor that can be found in Sony’s latest Megapixel monster is complete. Where does the Sony A7R IV land in their league table? Find out after the break....
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Cheap Photo: Learn the Art of Long Exposure Photography for Just $29

Long exposure photography in itself is not very difficult to master. Anyone can set a camera on a tripod and can slow the shutter speed down low enough to cause some blur in the clouds or rushing water, but do you know how to create captivating images that aren’t the same thing that everyone else is creating? Can you create long exposure images that are otherworldly, and that tell a story? This new long exposure photography guide from Sharon Tenenbaum will teach you how to make images that will blow your mind and will set you apart from the rest. The best part is that for a limited time, you can pick up this tutorial for just $29. Join us after the break to find out more about this deal....
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Three Excellent Sony Lenses You Can Use for Wildlife Photography

Wildlife and birding photography are growing in popularity, and camera and lens manufacturers are taking note of this as they are releasing more cameras and more lenses that are suitable for these genres. Sony has made cameras with incredible tracking capabilities, and they have also made lenses available that lend themselves well to wildlife photography too. If you have a Sony camera, and you are in the market for a lens that will enable you to take wildlife images easily, this article is for you. After the break, we will share with you three of our favorite Sony lenses that are ideal for wildlife photography....
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The New Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Will Cost $1,099 in December

Last week Sigma announced that they would be releasing a new 24-70mm f2.8 DG DN Art lens. While the press release was chock full of details and specs about the lens, the price and any potential release date were mysteriously missing. Following another announcement from Sigma today, we can confirm that this new lens won’t, in fact, be free and that you’ll have to wait until December to get your hands on one of the workhorse lenses. Join us after the break for pricing and release details....
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3 Sigma Lenses That Will Make Your Next Wildlife Photography Trip Easier

Sigma’s lenses have come on in leaps and bounds in the last few years; in fact, they now produce some of the very best lenses on the market. Sigma is known for its prime lenses, but Sigma’s zoom lenses are equally as great. If you’re a wildlife photographer or enjoy birding and you haven’t looked at Sigma’s telephoto options very much, this roundup will clue you in on what they have to offer. After the break, we will take a quick look at three Sigma lenses that are ideal for all types of wildlife photography....
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New to Portrait Photography? Check Out These Affordable 50mm Primes

Photography is an incredible art to get in to, but it can also be one of the most expensive as well. We are constantly surrounded by people who have been in the industry for a long time, and by countless YouTube channels who tell you that in order to be a pro or get pictures that are worth anything that you MUST use the most expensive lenses out there. This is simply not true. If you’re a photographer who is considering getting into portrait photography you’ll be pleased to know that there are 50mm lenses that create sharp images, and that can help produce all the bokeh you need at prices that anyone can afford. After the break, we have listed some of our favorite 50mm lenses for portrait photography that won’t make your wallet cry....
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Cheap Photo: The Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro Is Just $419 (Ends Today)

If you’ve had your eye on the quite excellent Flashpoint XPLOR 400 Pro TTL, today is the day you need to pick one up. Adorama is having a one day deal on this 400ws rechargeable monolight. The XPLOR 400 Pro TTL usually costs $649, but today only, you can pick one up for just $419! This is easily one of the hottest deals you will find this side of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Join us after the break for more information about this incredible deal....
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If It’s Real, the Leica M10 Monochrom Could Be Perfect for JPEGs

As we all know, Leica cameras have a cult following for a good reason. Leica cameras set the standard back in the days of film with their gorgeous builds, their ease of use, and of course, the stunning images that could be created with them. Leica has continued this tradition as they have transitioned into the world of digital cameras. The original Leica M10 Monochrom was launched back in 2015, and it sported an 18 Megapixel sensor that deliberately had the color filter array removed. The new Leica M10 Monochrome that should hit shelves in 2020 is shaping up to be a megapixel monster that could end up being the best JPEG camera ever. Let’s talk about this after the break....
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Cheap Photo: Olympus Pen EPL8 Lens Kit $290, Save on Rokinon Lenses

If you’re looking for some pre-holiday bargains, you’re in the right place. There are some cracking deals right now like the Olympus Pen E-PL8. You can get this incredibly fun Micro Four Thirds camera with the M.Zuiko 14-442mm lens for just $289.99! That’ss over $300 in savings! The Nikon Z6 with the FTZ adapter is only $1,696.95. The Canon EOS R has come down to $1,799, and the EOS RP is a steal at $999. There are also great deals on lenses from Rokinon like the 14mm f2.8 AF, which is only $579, and the 85mm f1.2, which has seen its price drop to just $799. There are also deals from Tamron, Lensbaby, IRIX, and Fujifilm too. Come and check out all of the camera deals and lenses on sale after the break....
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The Best Wide Angle Zoom Lenses for Landscape Photography and More

While we do love our prime lenses, there’s always space in our camera bags for versatile zooms too. If you like to have just a few lenses to cover multiple focal lengths and multiple genres of photography, wide-angle zoom lenses have you covered. Want to shoot gorgeous landscapes? Wide-angle zooms will help with that. Do you like astrophotography, documentary photography, architectural photography and environmental portraiture? You guessed it, wide-angle zoom lenses will help you with all of those genres and more. After the break, we list some of our favorite wide zoom lenses that cover multiple platforms. Come and check out what lenses we wouldn’t leave home without....
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