From Kenko Tokina, translated by Google: Successor of the Tokina AT-X 116 PRO DX, Tokina AT-X 116 PRO DX II announced
Popular super wide zoom lens, Tokina AT-Tokina AT X 116 PRO DX-successor model appeared X 116 PRO DX II. Keep the optical system of the AT-X 116 PRO DX, a new coating applied. Smoother gradations in the shadows.
Placed in the front group P-molded glass aspherical lens that together with the group after the aspherical lens placed in MO, and distortion, aberration correction, ideally each.
In addition, SD very close to fluorite (ultra low dispersion) glass uses two. Elimination of chromatic aberration.
Not only for Canon digital with a motor inside the lens for Nikon. AT-X 16-28 F2.8 PRO FX , 17-35 F4 AT-X PRO FX Tokina SD and GMR sensors mounted on its own-M (Silent Drive-Module), quiet and highly accurate combination of has realized the AF.
Lens construction: 13 elements in 11 groups each (Retail Price: ¥ 90,000 (tax not included with hood)
Nikon digital (APS-C): Will be released in late March 2012.
Canon digital (APS-C): Will be released in late July 2012.
Through Feb 4, use promo code RFB212
to save 25% off of all refurbished inkjet printers
at the Canon Store
has the Lowepro SlingShot 202 AW
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Dennis Manarchy's 35-foot long camera is being used to capture his "Vanishing Cultures" project:
Learn more about Dennis' attention-grabbing camera here
. (thanks David)
Have you noticed the lack of hard drive deals throughout the Christmas shopping season and beyond? And any "deals" were priced well above prices we were seeing many months before.
The reason? Manufacturing disruption caused by the flooding in Thailand has seriously affected hard drive supplies. A new Computer World article
provides more information on the impact.
is highlighting the eye-opening results of a copyright lawsuit.
"Photographers who compose a picture in a similar way to an existing image risk copyright infringement, lawyers have warned following the first court ruling of its kind."
Read the entire article here
From DxO: DxO Optics Pro v7.2 supports 4 new cameras and allows importing of version 6 database. New version features greater stability.
Both the Standard and Elite editions of version 7.2 support four additional cameras: the Canon Powershot S100, and the Panasonic GF3, Panasonic G1, Panasonic G2.
The production rate of DxO Optics Modules is accelerating, thanks to the recent optimization of its calibration processes. This means that DxO Labs is now able to provide support for new cameras more quickly, all while consolidating its modules library by adding camera models already on the market - notably compact hybrids. Since January 1st, more than 250 camera/lens combinations have been added.
This new version includes a tool that allows users to import all their projects and image processing information from DxO Optics Pro 6, and to integrate them into DxO Optics Pro 7 by merging both databases.
This DxO Optics Pro update also includes greater general stability as well as giving users the ability to crop photos in a more intuitive way. LAST DAYS FOR SPECIAL DISCOUNT
DxO Optics Pro 7 for Windows and Mac is available in the DxO Labs online boutique and at photo resellers at a special discount price good through January 31, 2012. B&H
carries DxO Optics Pro