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Cooke brings miniS4/i cinema lenses to Canon, Nikon, Sony, and mirrorless cameras

U.K.-based Cooke Optics just announced that it will make its coveted line of miniS4/i cinema lenses available to shooters of Canon and Nikon DSLRs as well as Sony and Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras thanks to interchangeable mounts.
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Back to school: Nikon launches online photography courses

Nikon is taking its workshop program to the web. The new Nikon School Online was launched today with three initial classes covering the basics, use of speed light flashes and tips on photographing kids and pets.
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Nikon’s global photo contest grows with new options for young photographers

Nikon's 2016-17 photo contest will pay homage to both young photographer's and the company's upcoming 100th anniversary with two new categories. Nikon says about half of last year's submissions were from photographers under 30.
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Japan’s Kumamoto quakes likely had a major effect on camera production

After a powerful series of earthquakes struck Japan in April, imaging sensors are finally starting to roll out of Sony's Kumamoto plant. However, with many products still delayed, it may be some time before the camera industry fully…
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New Olympic record: Getty publishes photos shortly after they've been taken

Getty's team of photographers and editors at the Summer Olympics in Rio can shoot, upload, edit, and share images in as little as two minutes. The system that enables them to do so was seven years in the making.
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Manfrotto Digital Director DSLR-controller now supports the iPad Pro

Manfrotto’s Digital Director for iPad received both hardware and software updates, extending native support to the 12.9-inch iPad Pro and iPad Mini 4 while updating the app with several new features, including a time-lapse mode.
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Nikon’s new portrait lens combines features that make it a first of its kind

Nikon has unveiled the AF-S 105mm f/1.4E ED, a medium-telephoto portrait lens that combines the flattering compression of the 105mm focal length with the extremely shallow depth of field of an f/1.4 aperture.
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Case Remote Air puts big-time camera control in a small package

The Case Remote Air is proving that great things really do come in small packages. It claims to be the world’s most compact and powerful wireless camera controller, at just 2.4 inches long and a weight of only 50 grams.
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Pro photographer uses $20 camera to prove it’s not the gear that makes a photo great

For DigitalRev's latest “Pro Photographer, Cheap Camera” challenge, photographer Matt Usher is given an old Nikon CoolPix 995 and asked to capture the best possible images he can. The results are astounding.
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Two months after attackers tossed his camera into a lake, journalist reunited with photos

When two attackers threw David Pardo's camera in the water in May for taking a stranger's photo, he probably didn't think he'd ever see those images again. But a woman caught the camera while fishing -- and the photos were still intact.
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One of Fujifilm’s top-of-the line cameras can’t do top of-the-line features, company admits

When Fujifilm announced the X-T2, the company promised to bring its improved autofocus to its sister camera, the X-Pro2, via firmware. Unfortunately, this won't be happening for the X-T2's other headline feature: 4K video.