Photokina’s battle of the lenses

When it comes to sheer quantity, new lens releases seemed to dominate the just-concluded Photokina 2014. There were over 40 new camera lenses announced, and we’ve collated (most of) them here, de-constructing the PR people’s purple prose and putting it … Continue reading

Canon issues EF lens firmware update

Canon has released a new firmware update for a selected range of Canon interchangeable EF lenses released between August 2011 and May 2012. The firmware update (version 1.1.1) will ‘incorporate new functions’ into the EF 300mm f2.8 II USM; EF … Continue reading

Digital Playground kicks off this weekend

Three days of exhibitions, speaker seminars, hands-on workshops, and live judging of the annual APPAs will take over Luna Park in Sydney this weekend, under The Digital Playground banner. The event, hosted by the Imaging and Digital Entertainment Association (IDEA) … Continue reading