NEWS

‘Sisterhood’ by Ali Tahayori wins People’s Choice award in Bowness Photography Prize

Ali Tahayori has been awarded the 2021 Smith & Singer People’s Choice Award in the Bowness Photography Prize for his work ‘Sisterhood’ (2021).

New firmware for Canon EOS R5, EOS R6 and EOS-1D X Mark III cameras

Canon has issued firmware updates for its EOS R5, EOS R6 and EOS-1D X Mark III cameras to improve various camera functions and add new capabilities.

Chip shortage halts Sony VLOGCAM ZV-E10 production

After closing down the manufacture of the α7 II, α6400 and α6100 cameras and several accessory products last month, Sony has suspended production of its ZV-E10 camera.


REVIEWS

Sony Alpha 7 IV (ILCE7M4B)

Sony’s α7 IV hybrid still and movie camera features a new 33-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor plus improvements to processing, autofocusing and video recording.

Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR lens

The first extended-range (7.8x) standard-range zoom lens for Nikon’s Z50 and Z fc mirrorless cameras features 5-stop stabilisation plus dust and drip resistance.

Sony FE 40mm f/2.5 G (SEL40F25G) lens

The second wide angle lens in Sony’s prime lens series offers a modest angle of view, light weight and an innovative lens hood that is surprisingly effective.

TIPS

Crop factors and lens performance

We examine why and when sensor crop factors should be considered when you’re shooting with the camera hand-held in low light levels.

How to use ICC profiles

ICC profiles play a critical role in an imaging workflow.

The pros and cons of teleconverters

Teleconverters provide an affordable way to increase the focal length of a lens – but should you buy one?

COMPETITIONS

Crabbing Lessons from Nanny

By Melissa Crisa.

Fleur

By Tito Prato. Represents a dry bougainvillea flower.

The Street Artist

By JoJo Tallorin. Talented street artist and his masterpiece at Swanston Street, Melbourne Victoria.



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