This year marks the 175th anniversary of Sir William Henry Fox Talbot’s formal documentation of the photographic process in 1839. To celebrate this landmark achievement we will be running a series of special articles tracing the history of photography over the past 175 years and examining some of its finer moments.
Welcome to the latest installment of our new weekly photography news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis
The eye is the most powerful sensory tool in our bodies. A camera lens works in a very similar way, with the added bonus of providing a permanent memory of what it captures. However sophisticated they may be, the lenses in both our eyes and our cameras can be easily misled. Optical illusions are a [...]
The Nikon Df and Fuji X-T1 pack a lot of spec into sleek, beautiful bodies, but there are some significant differences between them. Find out which retro camera our testing team found best in their Fuji X-T1 vs Nikon Df comparison.
Welcome to the latest installment of our new weekly news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis
Get start files for the June 2014 issue’s Photoshop Elements and DxO ViewPoint tutorials In Digital Camera 152, on sale on Friday 23 May, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can convert images to mono in Photoshop Elements, and explore lens-correction tool DxO ViewPoint. Both tutorials include start files to help you practise [...]
Welcome to our new weekly photo news round-up, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis
Nikon has announced a new super-telephoto prime lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR. The Nikon 400mm f/2.8 price tag will be £10,399.99 / €12,379.00 from its 28 August release date.
Sony has unveiled the successor to its popular alpha 77, launching the Sony A77 II. Chief among the new features on the Sony A77 II spec sheet is Sony’s latest-generation 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor (APS-C) and BIONZ X image processing engine.
Want a small camera that’s big on performance? We compare five of the best compact system cameras on the market.