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How Quiet Are Leica Shutters?

How Quiet Are Leica Shutters? | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Spend any amount of time on a photography forum, and you'll eventually read a remark much like "Leica rangefinder cameras have the quietest shutter ever!" When I first had a chance to shoot one, I was eager to near the lack of sound it was about to make...
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It happened: Sony replaced Nikon from the #2 spot in the UK

It happened: Sony replaced Nikon from the #2 spot in the UK | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
I have been saying this for a long time and it finally happened – according to AP Sony took the #2 spot from Nikon in the ...
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» Canon and Nikon lose ground as camera wars hot up - Amateur Photographer

» Canon and Nikon lose ground as camera wars hot upAmateur PhotographerCanon and Nikon are losing sales of interchangeable lens ...
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Bibble Labs releases Bibble 5.2

Bibble Labs releases Bibble 5.2 | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Bibble Labs has announced version 5.2 of its RAW workflow software. This is the final version of the update posted as a ...
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More details on the planned digital R solution from Leica

More details on the planned digital R solution from Leica | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Those are the notes taken by a LUF member during a meeting between Stephan Daniel and members of the LHSA from October 2010 ...
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What others are saying: Nikon D800 and PRO mirrorless in March/April of 2011

What others are saying: Nikon D800 and PRO mirrorless in March/April of 2011 | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Generally I am trying to filter out a random rumors from the Internet because usually they are just speculations, guesses and ...
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Canon patents 16-35mm f/2-2.8 lens

Canon patents 16-35mm f/2-2.8 lens | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Canon filed a patent in Japan for a new 16-35mm f/2-2.8 lens: The design is very similar to the current EF 16-35mm f/2.8L lens: ...
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London Street Photography Festival 2011 | 7-17 July

London Street Photography Festival 2011 | 7-17 July | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
The International Street Photography Award is looking for the world's best street photographer as part of the first annual London Street Photography Festival in 2011.

The international winner will receive £1,000 cash PLUS an all-expenses paid trip* to the exhibition launch and awards ceremony in London.
*See the Prizes page for more details and a list of who is on the judging panel.

Open to photographers from anywhere in the world, and photographs may be taken anywhere.

Application deadline: 31 March 2011
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Nikon D2H goes to pieces « Bit Twiddler's Rant

Nikon D2H goes to pieces « Bit Twiddler's Rant | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
If you’re curious like me, you’ve wondered what’s inside your camera, especially a pro DSLR. So, of course, I couldn’t resist the idea of a “teardown project” with this broken Nikon D2H. I really wanted to see if I was up to the task of replacing the shutter – get it working again, not just tear it apart.
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Fuji x100 may be compatible with Nikon CLS

The Fuji x100 camera will have a flash commander mode – “The Fuji Guys” just confirmed this on twitter: The ...
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How to determine the production year of a Leica lens based on the serial number

How to determine the production year of a Leica lens based on the serial number | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Here is a quick and easy way to get the year of manufacturing of Leica lenses (L, R, and screw mount) based on the serial ...
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A Quick Lens Test – Canon TS-E 24mm versus Zeiss 21mm « Darwin Wiggett

A Quick Lens Test – Canon TS-E 24mm versus Zeiss 21mm « Darwin Wiggett | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
During the November Fire and Ice Tour in 2010, Darren Barclay brought along his Zeiss 21mm f2.8 lens for his Canon camera. ...
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Nik Software announces Silver Efex Pro 2

Nik Software announces Silver Efex Pro 2 | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Nik Software has released version 2 of its Silver Efex Pro black and white conversion plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom ...
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Zeiss Rumors: Zeiss CP2 50mm Test : the $4500 Prime Lens

We are Carl Zeiss' rumor mill, let's churn out some rumors. Send Tips. Friday, January 21, 2011. Zeiss CP2 50mm Test : the ...
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DIY foot pedal for your DSLR camera - UberGizmo

DIY foot pedal for your DSLR camera - UberGizmo | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Technabob (blog)DIY foot pedal for your DSLR cameraUberGizmoSetting the 10-second timer on your camera isn't the only way ...
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Nikon delays launch of my Picturetown 3D service

Nikon has announced a delay in the launch of 'my Picturetown 3D', its Japan-only 3D imaging service. The service that was ...
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The Most Ridiculously Awesome Steadicam Shot Ever

My brain couldn't comprehend how this was possible I so I told myself it was some how computer generated to keep my head from ...
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Just posted: Canon PowerShot G12 Quick Review

Just posted: Canon PowerShot G12 Quick Review | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Just Posted: Our quick review of the Canon PowerShot G12 premium compact. As the G12 didn't arrive in time to be included in ...
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Some Fuji x100 “insider information”

Some Fuji x100 “insider information” | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
In the past few weeks the twitter feed of the The Fuji Guys has provided a lot of details on the Fuji x100 camera. Here is a ...
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LEICA 35mm SUMMICRON Sharpness Comparison - Ken Rockwell

LEICA 35mm SUMMICRON Sharpness Comparison - Ken Rockwell | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Sharpness comparison of all LEICA 35mm SUMMICRON lenses.

Let's shoot a sample representative of every 35mm LEICA SUMMICRON ever made under controlled conditions, and see what differences there really are. Let's no longer have to depend of folklore gathered at different times across the decades as to which is best; let's see for ourselves.
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Scientists develop flexible sensor to allow simple zoom

Scientists develop flexible sensor to allow simple zoom | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
Scientists have successfully constructed a digital camera that can be flexed to focus an image, allowing its use with simple ...
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Pentax gives Kx and K-7 SDXC compatibility - CNET

Pentax gives Kx and K-7 SDXC compatibility - CNET | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
CNETPentax gives Kx and K-7 SDXC compatibilityCNETPentax has released new firmware to its Kx and K-7 dSLR cameras. The firmware ...
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Leica X1 BMW limited edition camera

Leica X1 BMW limited edition camera | Photography Gear News | Scoop.it
What does Leica and BMW have in common? The X1: And here is the Leica X1 BMW limited edition camera: Only 600 pieces of this ...
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Some Canon rumors: 600D and 1100D to be announced next month

Canonrumors has posted some specs on two new Rebel models: T3i/600D 18mp sensor 3.7fps Vari-Angle 3″ LCD DiGiC IV Redesign of ...
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Pentax releases firmware updates for K-7 and K-x DSLRs

Pentax has released firmware updates for its K-7 and K-x digital SLRs. Similar to recent updates for the K-5, K-r and 645D ...
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