New Laowa 12-24mm f/5.6 zoom lens for full frame cameras

Venus Optics has released the Laowa 12-24mm f/5.6 Zoom, an ultra-compact, wide angle zoom lens for full frame cameras from Canon, Nikon and Sony plus the Leica M mount.

Leica Akademie Open Day events in Sydney and Melbourne

Leica Akademie Australia has announced Open Day 2022, an educational and immersive series of free events held in Melbourne and Sydney this July.

Entries open for Sony World Photography Awards 2023

Entries have opened for the Sony World Photography Awards, a leading competition for photographers and artists working in photography.


Leica M11

Leica’s latest rangefinder camera, the M11, provides some worthwhile improvements to performance and handling over its previous models in the series.

Leica Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH lens

A very compact, reasonably fast prime lens for Leica’s manual focus rangefinder cameras, which covers the popular 35mm focal length.

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH6

The video-focused Lumix GH6 boasts a new sensor and Venus Engine processor and can record oversampled C4K/4K 50p/60p and 4K 120p 10-bit 4:2:2 video plus 25MP stills.


Monitor calibration and profiling

When you’re editing, the monitor screen should display colours and tones as close as possible to ‘real world’ values.

Identifying pixel errors

How to identify dead, stuck and hot pixels on camera screens, and what you can do about them.

How to scan photo prints and slides

A search through old shoeboxes (the traditional storage places for old photos) and photo albums will probably reveal a diverse collection of prints, film types and formats, all of which will require different treatment.


Bodie Reflection

By Li-Kim Chuah. Bodie National Park, USA.

The Tree #7

A standout Snow Gum spotted during a three-hour hike through the snow on Mount Baw Baw in Victoria.

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Fragility and strength
To look at her recent work, you might never suspect just what a challenging time it’s been for photographer and OM SYSTEM Ambassador Michaela Skovranova.