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What’s really happens in the Senate?

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September 26, 2016

Independent Senator Derryn Hinch has joined the fight led by Press Gallery president and Fairfax photographer, Andrew Meares, to remove restrictions on photography in the Upper House of parliament. Hinch issued a media release in late August, stating his first … Continue reading

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Six of the best at PSC

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September 22, 2016

Photography Studies College (PSC) in Melbourne has proved that education at an independent, private institution is hard to beat these days, after winning the AIPP Australian Tertiary Photography Institution of the Year for the sixth consecutive year. PSC also achieved … Continue reading

Sony ɑ99 II a new full-frame benchmark?

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September 22, 2016

Sony has announced the ɑ99 II, featuring the same 42-megapixel back-illuminated full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor as the α7R II, a new optical 5-axis in-body image stabilisation system, a new Hybrid Phase Detection AF system and exclusive-to-Sony Translucent Mirror Technology (TMT). … Continue reading

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Build a camera, take a picture!

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September 22, 2016

Photographer, Trevor Foon, has spent four months building a camera from recycled materials to produce a single photograph for a national charity auction. ‘I made it all by hand from an old solid jarrah step from our heritage building’s staircase, … Continue reading

PHOTOKINA BRIEFS: Sept 22

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September 22, 2016

A round-up of professionally-enticing new releases from Photokina: Lexar’s  microSDXC UHS, JumpDrive products… Leica announces 50mm SL Summilux lens… SanDisk shows off 1TB SDXC card prototype… Three new Olympus lenses… Elinchrom expands EL-Skyport to Olympus Lexar launches 256GB microSDXC, JumpDrive products Lexar … Continue reading

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‘Alt-photography’ lab flourishes with film

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September 22, 2016

Dropboxes, film, digital scans, and competitive pricing. These are the four factors in the equation which have allowed the founders of Hillvale, an independent film-only photo lab in Melbourne, to turn their part-time passion project into a successful photo lab. … Continue reading


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