VSCO has announced it will stop selling its film emulation presets for desktop programs March 1st, 2019.
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December 2018 news and reviews
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On their latest models the two smartphone manufacturers have replaced the dreaded display notch by a design that features a circular hole for the front camera in the display.
With the latest version, Adobe Camera now lets you import Raw files from the newest iPhones, Pixel devices, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Nikon Z6 among others.
The Nikon Z6 may not offer the incredible resolution of its sibling, the Z7, but its 24MP resolution is more than enough for most people, and the money saved can buy a lot of glass. Find out what's new and notable about the Z6 in our First Impressions Review.
lens newsDec 10, 2018 at 19:42
Sigma says its 70-200mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Sport lens is set to hit shelves by the end of December 2018 at a retail price of $1,499.
Dec 10, 2018 at 19:02
DxO PhotoLab 2.1 brings a collection of new features to MacOS and Windows users alike.
lens newsDec 10, 2018 at 17:31
The new 'Elegant' lens series includes entirely manual F2.4 lenses in 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm focal lengths.
Dec 10, 2018 at 15:52
A feature alerts pilots visually and/or verbally when their drone is approaching airspace that is unsafe or areas where drone flying is not permitted.
Dec 10, 2018 at 15:10
GoPro announced Monday morning that it plans to move production of United States-bound cameras out of China, citing tariffs concerns.
videoDec 9, 2018 at 23:20
Azriel Knight of the YouTube channel This Old Camera explains the history of DX encoding.
The 250mm F4 is Fujifilm's longest lens for its medium-format system. It's equivalent to about 200mm on a GFX camera, and we put it to work on some portraits as well as some scenes around Seattle's waterfront – take a look.
Dec 8, 2018 at 20:36
Sony has removed the ability to download firmware version 2.0 for its a7 III and a7R III mirrorless cameras from its website.
Dec 7, 2018 at 23:39
A new patent from Canon lays out the schematics for a speedbooster-style adapter for mounting Canon EF lenses onto EOS M cameras, but with a variable baffle to reduce the risk of flare.
videoDec 7, 2018 at 21:21
The Jackson Hole Travel and Tourism Board has started a campaign asking visitors to stop geotagging their specific locations when visiting Wyoming's national parks.
Dec 7, 2018 at 19:06
Film simulation app Filmborn has been updated with new presets, features, and overall improved support on Apple's latest mobile operating system and devices.
Dec 7, 2018 at 16:18
The Colorado Tripod Company has introduced what it claims is the world’s first titanium tripod system, with a funding campaign on Kickstarter.
Dec 7, 2018 at 16:04
We've been shooting with the LX100 II both in and out of the studio, as part of our ongoing review. We're pretty impressed, so far, with the revised JPEG color and addition of a touchscreen both noticeable improvements.
Dec 6, 2018 at 20:29
It's not cheap, but you may soon be able to get your hands on peel apart film once again thanks to ONE INSTANT.
Dec 6, 2018 at 19:52
Skylum's Luminar 3 arrives on December 18 with the long-awaited ability to manage your photo library. However, it won't be a full DAM (digital asset manager); the company plans to roll out features throughout 2019 and won't charge for updates from Luminar 2018 during that time.
Dec 6, 2018 at 18:12
Hasselblad has released an update to its Phocus post-production software that brings new and updated tools, as well as updated native lens support.
Nikon's IPTC Preset Manager, a tool for creating predetermined sets of metadata, has received an update. Version 1.1.0 no longer uses Microsoft Silverlight, sheds the network connection requirement, adds extended language support, updates support for Windows 8.1 and Windows 10, and ends support for Windows Vista and Windows XP.
videoDec 6, 2018 at 15:41
Insta360 has launched a software update for its One X 360-degree camera and announced a camera bundle exclusively available on Apple.com.
reviewDec 6, 2018 at 14:00
Wacom's latest pro tablet can help take your editing workflow – and most importantly, the final image results – to the next level.
Dec 5, 2018 at 20:09
Xiaomi has laid out the details for its new AI-powered image processing platform DeepExposure.
mobileDec 5, 2018 at 17:29
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is expected to power most 2019 high-end Android phones, including the Samsung Galaxy S10.
Dec 5, 2018 at 16:24
Camera app developer Hipstamatic says it has found a way to use the depth data generated by the iPhone X to improve the way its TinType app works out which areas of a picture to render out of focus.
If you're looking for a high-quality camera, you don't need to spend a ton of cash, nor do you need to buy the latest and greatest new product on the market. In our latest buying guide we've selected some cameras that while they're a bit older, still offer a lot of bang for the buck.
Dec 4, 2018 at 22:27
The Verizon-owned social network platform Tumblr has announced it will be removing all adult content - including photos - from its platform starting December 17th, 2018.
Dec 4, 2018 at 18:27
Guests who would rather spend time actually enjoying their Swiss vacation can now do so while still maintaining a presence on social networks, thanks to Ibis Switzerland Hotels' new social media sitting services.
Dec 4, 2018 at 15:59
Two challenges to Apple’s claim that its iPhone X can shoot studio quality portraits have been turned down by the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).
mobileDec 4, 2018 at 14:00
We take a head-to-head look at the Apple iPhone Xs's bokeh effect versus a 58mm Nikkor lens on full-frame. The results? Well, we're pretty impressed.
Dec 3, 2018 at 20:46
The organizations and organizers behind Photokina have announced Photokina 2019 will be cancelled and postponed until May 2020.
Dec 3, 2018 at 19:41
Samsung Malaysia has been caught using a doctored DSLR photo to advertise the 'portrait mode' on its Galaxy A8 Star smartphone.
Dec 3, 2018 at 17:00
Lensrentals has shared a detailed analysis of the most-rented cameras and lenses of the year.
mobileDec 3, 2018 at 16:47
A dual-screen design on Vivo's upcoming flagship smartphones could eliminate the need for a front camera.
SponsoredDec 3, 2018 at 14:36
After years of development, Sony’s mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras offer among the most advanced autofocus technologies on the market. Here's how to make Sony's AF work for you.
Dec 3, 2018 at 14:01
It's that time again! This is your opportunity to make your voice heard by voting for your favorite photography products of the year. Polls are currently open in six categories but don't deliberate too long – they close December 17th.
This year, plenty of amazing cameras, lenses, accessories and other products came through our doors. As 2018 winds down, we're highlighting some of our standout products of the year. Check out the winners of the 2018 DPReview Awards!
Dec 2, 2018 at 03:07
Zhong Yi Optics has launched the Mitakon Speedmaster 65mm F1.4 for Fujifilm GFX cameras.
Dec 1, 2018 at 00:08
A couple months ago Sony released a major firmware update for its a7 III and a7R III cameras that includes significant new features and functionality. We've tested it, and here's why we think it's important.
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